Story Archives

Archive Results — 8176 thru 8200 of about 10575 items

Marysville Goodwill computer classes provide job skills

  • Jul 28, 2010 at 7:00AM updated at 4:15PM

Arlington's Lawrence Pederson can attest to the value of the Marysville Goodwill's computer classes. The Marysville Goodwill's Job Training and Education Center will conduct registrations Aug. 2 for its free eight-week session of classes starting on Aug. 9, and Pederson assured prospective students that, if he can learn how to use a computer from the Goodwill's courses, anyone can.

Marysville kickball set for big finish, moves championship game to Cedar Field

  • Jul 28, 2010 at 7:58AM

The six-week schedule is finished and kickball players from around Snohomish County are now playing for keeps.

Candidates ready to square off in primary election

  • Jul 28, 2010 at 3:00PM updated Jul 29, 2010 at 8:21AM

SNOHOMISH COUNTY — Voters should soon start seeing their 2010 primary election ballots in the mail. The Snohomish County Auditor's Office was scheduled to mail the ballots July 29 for the Aug. 17 election. The top two candidates from each partisan race will move on to the Nov. 2 general election. Non-partisan races, such as state supreme court, will not appear on the primary unless there are three or more candidates running. In northern Snohomish County, a number of local and statewide positions are on this year's ballot.

PC Recycle holds grand opening in Arlington

  • Jul 29, 2010 at 1:33PM

Mayor Margaret Larson and City Council member Linda Byrnes were among those on hand during a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new Arlington business. On July 13, PC Recycle, located at 5702 172nd Street NE, celebrated its grand opening.

Smothers hired as creative graphic artist for Marysville Globe, Arlington Times

  • Aug 4, 2010 at 3:31PM

MARYSVILLE — After more than a decade of traveling, Arlington-raised Brooks Smothers is glad to be back in his old hometown, working as a creative graphic artist for The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times.

Lakewood School District prepares for new school year

  • Aug 9, 2010 at 8:16AM

Students in Lakewood will be returning to the classroom on Wednesday, Sept. 1, meaning that registration for all district schools is right around the corner.

SnoCo Fun Fair coming to Smokey Point

  • Aug 9, 2010 at 8:18AM

SMOKEY POINT — Parents — grab your children. The SnoCo Fun Fair will be taking place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14, at Kidzle B Kids preschool.

Snohomish County issues more than 1,000 replacement ballots

  • Aug 9, 2010 at 10:56AM

SNOHOMISH COUNTY — An error in the ballot assembly process has led the Snohomish County Auditor's Office to send out more than 1,000 replacement ballots for the Aug. 17 election. According to Snohomish County Auditor Carolyn Weikel, 1,007 ballots countywide included races and issues that voters in those specific precincts were not eligible to vote on.

Arlington teams look to hold on to titles at Tulalip tourney

  • Aug 10, 2010 at 8:28AM

If you’re in the 10th grade bracket of the Snohomish County Boys & Girls Club I-5 Extravaganza, you’re likely to run into a team from Arlington.

Marysville teen's pizza fundraiser collects $430 for breast cancer research

  • Aug 10, 2010 at 3:25PM

MARYSVILLE — Marysville's Katie and Dave Edmonds are a quarter of the way toward their fundraising goal for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure fundraising walk in Seattle for breast cancer research, and while they appreciate those who have gotten them this far, they still need more support to meet their mark.

Traffic Alert: Lane closure on I-5 near Marysville

  • Aug 12, 2010 at 8:08AM

Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews have closed the right lane on northbound I-5 at 88th Street, milepost 200, in Marysville for pavement repairs. The lane is expected to reopen at 10 a.m. Aug. 12.

Marysville breakdancers bust a move for upcoming YMCA competition

  • Aug 13, 2010 at 7:10AM

Close to 30 area breakdancers stepped up Aug. 6 to promote the Marysville YMCA's upcoming 360 B-Boy, B-Girl and Emcee Battle, and they did it with an assist from Marysville Regal Cinemas. The theater hosted the breakdancing demonstration from 7-10 p.m.

Snohomish Health District offers tips to beat the heat

  • Aug 13, 2010 at 9:05AM

With temperatures expected to be in the 90s in the coming days, people and animals are at risk for heat stroke and heat exhaustion. Elders, babies, overweight and chronically ill people are especially vulnerable to heat illness.

Fundraisers to replace Lake Goodwin Park playground

  • Aug 13, 2010 at 4:15PM

STANWOOD — With support from local businesses, the Lake Goodwin Community Club and Snohomish County Parks and Recreation will kick off efforts to rebuild the Lake Goodwin Community Park playground destroyed by arson last month. Snohomish County Parks and the Lake Goodwin Community Club will co-host a barbecue and fundraiser from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 22 at Lake Goodwin Park, located at 4620 Lakewood Rd. in Stanwood.

Marysville Kiwanis serve food to raise funds for kids

  • Aug 16, 2010 at 2:27PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville Kiwanis Club's Bingo Run pancake breakfast at Sound Harley-Davidson Aug. 7 raised an estimated $200 for the Law Enforcement Torch Run's Special Olympics funds, but local Kiwanians want their community to know that they've got plenty more events coming up that could use more volunteers.

Preliminary results come in for Aug. 17 primary election

  • Aug 17, 2010 at 9:00PM updated Aug 18, 2010 at 1:45AM

Initial results from the Aug. 17 primary election have been released by Snohomish County Elections.

Vallin takes the helm at The Globe and The Times

  • Aug 18, 2010 at 12:06PM

Janice Vallin began her first day as the publisher of The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times Aug. 9, and her first priority is to get to know her new hometown.

Crews closing section of SR 530, installing solar-powered reflectors

  • Aug 19, 2010 at 6:00AM updated at 10:51AM

ARLINGTON — Transportation crews will soon be closing a two-mile section of SR 530 as they install solar-powered road reflectors. Crews will close all lanes of the road between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 20 and Saturday, Aug. 21, while they put in the reflectors between both entrances to Oso Loop Road between Arlington and Darrington. Local traffic will be able to access the road during construction, while other traffic will be detoured to Oso Loop Road.

Primary Election results taking shape

  • Aug 24, 2010 at 9:55AM

Although Primary Election results continue to come in, most of races north Snohomish County residents took action on have not changed since Aug. 17. The top two candidates in each race move on to the Nov. 2 General Election. In the race for the U.S. Senate, Democrat Patty Murray and Republican Dino Rossi will be facing off. As of Monday, Aug. 23, Murray had collected 643,139 votes statewide, or 46.41 percent of the vote, while Rossi saw 461,781 votes, or 33 percent. In Snohomish County, Murray, the incumbent, saw similar results, with 63,666 (46.2 percent) votes compared to Rossi's 45,809 (33.3 percent).

Arlington, Marysville groups plan networking event

  • Aug 25, 2010 at 8:20AM

Two area networking groups are kicking off the first of a series of events aimed at increasing commerce in the Arlington and Marysville communities.

Lakewood Cougars plan to reap rewards of program building

  • Aug 26, 2010 at 11:41AM

Lakewood football coach Dan Teeter has been strategizing for the 2010 season for a few years now. He has all the pieces in place to make a run at the Cascade Conference championship, now it’s a matter of taking the right steps starting from the first practice, which began Aug. 18.

Marysville shop owner struggles to stay open, pay it forward

  • Aug 27, 2010 at 12:09PM

MARYSVILLE — Like many area business owners, Mark Badgley feels like he's at the end of his rope. Badgley has already overcome significant obstacles in his life, but the owner of Snoopits on State Avenue feels especially tested now. Badgley started Snoopits, a thrift store that started a campaign to supply diapers to the Marysville and Arlington food banks, because he wanted to give back to the community.

'Roaming Artists' art show features north County artists

  • Aug 30, 2010 at 10:41AM

Watercolor, acrylic and oil paintings will again be on display during the annual "Roaming Artists" art show. The free art show, which features works from a handful of Arlington and Marysville artists, will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4, and Sunday, Sept. 5, at the Camano Multipurpose Center (141 N. East Camano Drive).

Read the Feb 13
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.