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Consultant: Arlington has solid year in state legislature

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 11:41AM

ARLINGTON — "It's been a good year for Arlington in the state legislature," Al Aldrich, the city's consultant with the firm Strategies 360, told the Arlington City Council July 27.

Register as early as Aug. 8 for Back to School events

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 10:10AM

ARLINGTON – A number of events are coming up to get students ready to go Back to School.

Arlington's Night Out brings out citizens' concerns about crime

  • Aug 9, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — Haller Park was the final stop on many city officials' tour through Arlington's neighborhoods at the Aug. 4 National Night Out Against Crime, and the citizens they met came ready to share their concerns.

Arlington responds to low river levels

  • Aug 10, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — Jim Kelly works close enough to the Stillaguamish River that he can see every day what those who have visited the river this summer have seen.

Arlington refurbishes roads this summer

  • Aug 10, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — With the resurfacing of Smokey Point Boulevard from Island Crossing to 188th Street NE, Arlington Public Works Director Jim Kelly doesn't expect area residents to have many more construction-related traffic issues this summer. That is, unless he can persuade contractors to take on one more project.

Basketball tourney among Arlington events

  • Aug 10, 2015 at 12:13PM

Music and movies that have delighted fans of each this summer are coming to an end but there still are a few events left.

Arlington class of 1950 reunites

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 12:56PM

STANWOOD — When Gil Emory and his former classmates get together at his house, the conversations sound much like you'd expect at a high school reunion, as old friends catch up on each other's families, activities and ailments.

Tolbert sums up 'darn good year for Arlington'

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — "It's been a darn good year for Arlington," Mayor Barbara Tolbert told the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneers during her annual State of the City address Aug. 16.

Stillaguamish Valley Pioneers need more, younger volunteers

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — After 103 years, the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneers' annual reunion and picnic has become a comfortably routine affair. Members bring potluck dishes to Pioneer Hall before receiving updates from the president of their association and the mayor of Arlington.

Arlington firefighters work round the clock to save Eastern Washington homes

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — Perhaps the Arlington firefighters' most harrowing moments in Eastern Washington were when blazes cut across a highway, cutting them off in both directions for several hours, while their families back home heard that three responders had died in the Methow River Valley in Twisp.

Arlington Kids' Kloset strives to keep pace with children's needs

  • Aug 30, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — Even after a decade in operation, the Arlington Kids' Kloset is still evolving.

Arlington Legion prepares for trip to Tomb of Unknown Soldier

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — "It's a big honor and a big deal," said David Delancy, sergeant-at-arms of Arlington American Legion Post 76. "Little Arlington is paying a visit to big Arlington."

Arlington adopts biennial budget

  • Mar 9, 2016 at 5:09PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington City Council approved a biennial budget process March 7.

Arlington's Ruben Crew wins individual championship

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 8:06AM

ARLINGTON — Arlington senior Ruben Crew won the 170-pound weight class state title at the Tacoma Dome Feb. 20. The wrestling team also placed first overall.

DeKubber remembers Arlington while being inducted into Snohomish Sports Hall of Fame

  • Sep 18, 2015 at 12:27PM

EVERETT — Legendary high school basketball coach Jack DeKubber coached his last game 57 years ago in Sonohomish.

Arlington girls win state AAU crown

  • Mar 17, 2016 at 8:48AM

ARLINGTON – The 7th graders’ AAU girls basketball team from Arlington won the state championship in Spokane, city communications director Kristin Banfield reported this week.

Arlington soccer and tennis improves (slide show)

  • Sep 21, 2015 at 11:28AM

ARLINGTON — Olivia Larson kicked the only goal for the Arlington's soccer team with the assist of Gia Tift against Bothell Sept. 15 in a 1-0 win. Arlington improved to record 3-1.

Arlington, Marysville take part in Students of Color Conference

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 11:06AM

EVERETT — Marysville and Arlington kids joined thousands of fellow middle and high schoolers from across the county at Everett Community College's 14th annual Students of Color Career Conference March 24.

Arlington Legion honors POWs, MIAs

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 3:54PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington American Legion Post 76 Lounge has already had its POW/MIA table on display for more than a year.

After 20 years, Haller Park gets new boat ramp

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON — When Haller Park opened in 1966, it had a boat launch. But the ramp has been out of commission for 20 years.

Voices of the Village provides outlet for adults with developmental disabilities

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:50PM

ARLINGTON — "It's just a surrounding of unconditional love," Margaret McClure said of Voices of the Village. "When people don't have a voice and you hand them a microphone, they treasure the sound of their own voice. Those who are non-verbal are often not heard, and they can come to think that no one cares about them. This band gives them an opportunity to be heard."

Compromise on minimum wage sought, AWB leader says

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 11:18AM

TULALIP — Gary Chandler’s advice for business owners regarding a potential minimum wage increase is this: Better a little than a lot.

Arlington Legion lays wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 5:07PM

ARLINGTON — The last time David Delancy visited Arlington National Cemetery, it was 1987 and three days before he would head off to boot camp.

'Viking Fest' brings historic heritage to life in Arlington

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 6:43PM

ARLINGTON — While myths of vikings who wore horned helmets and behaved like barbarians might persist in the media, visitors to Arlington's downtown Oct. 3 received some hands-on lessons about the real history of viking cultures, during the city and Down Arlington Business Association's first "Viking Fest."

Helping Hands hands out support to community

  • Oct 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — The staff of the Helping Hands thrift store in Arlington recently reflected on the community contributions, while acknowledging that some problems have remained constant regardless of its location.

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