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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.

Teen finds leadership skills through Camp Fire

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

A young man from Marysville, Anthony Deal attributes Camp Fire for his leadership skills.

Gardening is for the birds

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

It all started a couple of months ago when one of my salesmen came by the nursery for his weekly sales call. Among other things he had a special going on in his bird department and since I had been thinking about adding a couple more feeders around the joint I sat down and listened to his spiel. By the time he was done I had ordered four more feeders, 100 pounds of special seed and three cases of suet (36 cakes). I figured I was good to go for at least a month.

Update on Arlington's Fourth of July celebration

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

ARLINGTON The Fourth of July in Arlington begins with Pancakes in the Park at 7 a.m., in Haller Park, when registration for the Pedal, Paddle, Puff runs from 8 - 9 a.m. until the race starts at 10:30 a.m. The Pedal, Paddle, Puff triathlon begins at Haller Park with the bicyclists riding up river to River Meadows County Park on Jordan Road. The paddlers in canoes and kayaks then proceed down stream back to Haller Park, where they hand the baton to the runners (a.k.a. puffers). The runners head east on Burke Street to Twin Rivers Park and back to Haller Park.

Taste of the Times by Deb and Di

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 7:41PM

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Plenty of laws in place in regard to Marysville schools

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:45PM

"There oughta be a law ...." So say critics of Marysville's schools. A law to make kids behave. A law requiring kids to do their homework. A law prohibiting gang activity. A law against graffiti. A law that orders teachers to make kids behave. Laws to penalize whoever doesn't obey all the laws.

Celebrate the Fourth of July locally

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:45PM

With the high price of gas, many families might be thinking twice about driving down to one of the large Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks displays in the Seattle area. But not to worry, they don't have to as they have a great Fourth of July Celebration in their own back yards.

Just sentence?

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:45PM

"In your article about the person in Port Angeles who had received medals and benefits not awarded, it seemed the fellow did receive a proper sentence," writes Dennis Wojciak of Marysville.

Thank you, Arlington 6th Grade Math & Science Haller Middle School Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:39PM

During the past six months, my math and science students participated in a classroom economics project. Each day that a student was present in class, $100 was deposited into his or her checking account. In return, students were required to pay the bank if they broke a classroom rule that was established to provide a safe learning environment for all students.

Who pays settlement? Marysville Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:39PM

A recent action by the Marysville School Board approved a settlement with an elementary school leader in the district who resigned after reaching agreement with the district that will pay her more than $175,000. An investigation instigated by the district, conducted by Terry Brandon could find that allegations against principal Jane Colson could not be substantiated.

Thank you for safe Grad Party Lakewood 2008 Grad Night Planning Committee Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 8:15PM

Thank you, thank you, to the many businesses in the Smokey Point, Arlington, Marysville and Everett areas who so generously donated cash, prizes and merchandise for the Lakewood Class of 2008 Graduation Night Party.

What do I have to do? Marysville Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:39PM

I've been a resident of Marysville for nine years and every year around July 4 they put up fireworks stands and sell them and how many kids are going to have their hands blown off or faces disfigured. I had a confrontation in the parking lot of Haggen 's when I saw them unloading boxes of fireworks. I confronted the man who then called police. I waited for the police to come and he warned me if I harass anyone else I'll go to jail.

It's media's fault Marysville Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:39PM

The rising gas prices, the failing economy. When will the media learn? In my opinion it is not that we are in a bad economy. No, I believe that the media is much at fault for our nation's current rising costs and foreclosures.

A very kind thing Snohomish Letters To The Editor

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:38PM

I would like to thank the gentleman I met at the cemetery where my son, Shane, is buried.

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