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Kiddies' Parade keep kids hopping over weekend

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

ARLINGTON Heroes of American history and movies were among those who appeared at Arlington's annual Kiddies' Parade June 28.

Office saves on gas by riding horseback to work

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

SMOKEY POINT Dr. Keith Leonard knew that at least half of his employees own horses, so the dentist and his staff resolved that if gas prices ever went to $4 a gallon, they would ride horseback to work.

City and police chief 'part ways'

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

ARLINGTON Neither the city nor Arlington's Police Chief John Gray are saying much regarding the June 24 announcement that he would no longer be leading the city's police department.

Road work provides a straighter, safer SR 9

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON Crews worked all weekend and until midnight Sunday to prepare for "tying in" the new portion of State Route 9, north of Arlington, Monday morning. It was a long detour out to I-5 to points north of Arlington over the weekend.

Flag-retirement ceremony lays worn-out flags to rest

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON When people hear about American flags being placed in a flame, a lot of them don't associate it with a display of patriotism.

Island Crossing decision months away

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON Steve Peiffle had a stressful experience last week. The city of Arlington's attorney made his first ever case to the Washington State Supreme Court on behalf of the proposed Island Crossing annexation.

Arlington Idol competition set for July 11

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON With the Arlington Idol contest coming up during the Arlington Street Fair on July 11, some talented singers have come out and auditioned for an opportunity to sing in front of their community and win a prize as well.

Panning for gold

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 5:56PM

Home-school students overcome obstacles, juggle hectic schedules

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON School Box owner Nola Smith is proud of her home-school students and hopes that more people can learn how home-schooling works.

Marysville little league all-stars dominate in first round of tourney

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:15PM

The Marysville American All-Stars got their first win as a team in the opening round of the 2008 tournament, stomping their counterparts from Stanwood-Camano 18-0.

Stilly Valley cruises on

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:15PM

GRANITE FALLS The Stilly Valley All-Star team overcame the sweltering conditions to defeat an overwhelmed Granite Falls squad in the second round of the fastpitch all-star tournament.

National All-Stars win defensive duel

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:14PM

LYNNWOOD In one of the tournament's closest games of opening day, the Marysville National All-Star team defeated the Alderwood All-Stars in a pitching duel, 4-1.

Picks of the Week

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:14PM

While it's too early to say which teams will experience bracket bliss, this game at Cedar Field promises to be gangbusters the winner will play for the 9/10 all-star championship. Games will be going on every day from June 28 to July 11, but the semifinal should exhibit some of the district's best Little League baseball. Marysville Little League has links to the eight all-star brackets taking place in Snohomish County. You can find them on the website at www.eteamz.com/marysvillelittleleague. Click on the 2008 All-Stars link.

Arlington girls win big to close AAU season

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:14PM

While the eighth-grade Arlington boys have proven their muster over four years of AAU play, the girls aren't about to be overlooked.

Marysville wins second arena championship

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:14PM

For the second consecutive year, the Marysville Wolverines hoisted the championship trophy.

Lakewood football splits 7-on-7 tourney

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 7:27PM

In a run-up to their camp at Western Washington University June 23-27, players from the Lakewood football team vied in a 7-on-7 passing tournament at the University of Washington.

Legals

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

SNOHOMISH COUNTY

SUMMER CAMPS

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

Two Arlington kids, second-grader Jaiden Waud and fourth-grader Allie Ann Bigger won awards in the Horse Country Farm 2008 Essay Contest and their prize is a week of day camp at the horse ranch.

MILITARYBRIEFS

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

Air Force Airman Mart T. Richardson has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

May 1 POLICE REPORTS

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

8:25 a.m.: Officers responded to a fight and referred Assault 4 charges against three males to the prosecutors on the 1200 block of East Fifth Street.

VOLUNTEEROPPORTUNITIES

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

• Snohomish Conservation District has an appointed volunteer position open for a three-year term on its Board of Supervisors. To be eligible, a candidate must be a registered voter and must own or occupy land within the Conservation District boundary, which includes most of Snohomish County and Camano Island. Call 425-335-5634, ext. 102.

MEETINGS

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

WEDNESDAY

VOLUNTEEROPPORTUNITIES

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 5:00AM

• The Equine Rescue Association in Marysville is urgently seeking help. Feed costs have skyrocketed and they are stretched too thin for their 29 horses. For questions about donations contact equinerescue@tulalipbroadband.net or 360-658-5494.

Camp Killoqua recognized as Crown Jewel of Snohomish County

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:26PM

Kids will be dry and warm at Camp Killoqua's day camp this summer, protected from the weather by a pavilion shelter with a huge fireplace.

A&LSCAN

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:26PM

Downtown Arlington Business Association is seeking volunteers to help staff a visitor information booth during the Arlington Street Fair, July 11, 12 and 13, on North Olympic Avenue in Arlington. For information call Julie Tate at 360-435-9863. Volunteers are also needed to drive the shuttle to and from the Arlington Fly In. Anyone available to drive three-hour shifts during the weekend, July 11-13, please contact George Boulton at flobgeo@premier1.net or call 360-435-5789.

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