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Olympic Theatre, Tulalip Tribes collect for local food banks

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 8:48AM

Members of the Arlington, Tulalip and Marysville communities came together on behalf of the food banks that support them Nov. 12-13. The Olympic Theatre in downtown Arlington collected an estimated 300 pounds of food from more than 60 attendees of its Nov. 13 morning showing of “Megamind.”

Lakewood harriers finish 8th at state

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 9:42AM

The harriers of Lakewood High School started the 2010 cross country season with the commitment to bring love, conditioning and unity into the culture of their team. These “core covenants” selected by the team, have shaped the identity of Cougar cross country.

Lakewood's title hopes on the pitch dashed in OT

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 9:43AM

Lakewood’s bid for a state title was quashed Nov. 9 in dramatic fashion against a familiar foe. The Cougars returned to Silverdale Stadium, where they captured the school’s first state tournament victory in girls soccer a year ago, but weren’t as fortunate the second time around, losing to Klahowya 1-0 in overtime.

Black Friday shoppers need to plan for heavy traffic near Marysville

  • Nov 24, 2010 at 9:29AM

The Washington State Patrol, Tulalip Tribal Police and Marysville Police Department will be working together to ensure shoppers are traveling safely to and from their favorite shopping areas on Thanksgiving night, Friday, and remainder of the holiday weekend.

Lakewood looks to reload on the hardwood

  • Dec 1, 2010 at 12:11PM

LAKEWOOD — In 2010, the Cougars may have enjoyed their most successful boys basketball season — but the immediate future may look even brighter.

Lakewood students bag 12 tons of spuds for Arlington, Marysville food banks

  • Dec 6, 2010 at 6:00AM updated Dec 7, 2010 at 6:43AM

The generosity of a local potato farmer allowed the student body of Lakewood High School to help round out the holiday meals of area food bank customers.

Gooding’s Guide to Fitness - A Water Carol

  • Dec 9, 2010 at 9:00AM updated at 11:01AM

Image-wise, water is the Ebenezer Scrooge of beverages. Without considering its health benefits, many people may view water as miserly,boring, plain, unromantic, and bland.

Lakewood Cougars fall in season opener

  • Dec 9, 2010 at 2:39PM

For the most part, the Cougars looked like a team playing its first varsity basketball game.

USS Nimitz set to homeport at Naval Station Everett, welcomed by elected officials

  • Dec 9, 2010 at 2:39PM

EVERETT — The U.S. Navy's Dec. 9 announcement that the nuclear aircraft carrier USS Nimitz will be homeported at Naval Station Everett was met with praise from local, state and national-level elected officials.

National Weather Service issues Flood Watch for Western Washington

  • Dec 10, 2010 at 1:42PM

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for portions of Western Washington that will be in effect from Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon.

Lane closures scheduled for SR 529 near Marysville

  • Dec 10, 2010 at 2:00PM updated Dec 13, 2010 at 3:12PM

The Washington State Department of Transportation has announced a scheduled closure of both the northbound and southbound lanes of SR 529 over Ebey Slough.

Snohomish County officials urge commuters to use caution on local roads

  • Dec 13, 2010 at 6:12AM

With many Snohomish County roads closed to flooding, morning commuters are urged to take precautions when traveling to work.

Lakewood students learn about universe

  • Dec 21, 2010 at 9:13AM

The first astrobiology course for high school students in Washington state started this year at Lakewood High School, and on Dec. 7, those students got to meet with experts in the field at the University of Washington.

Lakewood grapplers finish in 10th at Mt. Baker

  • Dec 30, 2010 at 1:41PM

Cougars coach Tom O’Hara can rest a little easier after his team’s performance at the Gus Compton Invitational at Mount Baker High School. Coming off a 56-18 loss to Cedarcrest Dec. 16, the Cougars regrouped to finish 10th out of 19 teams — most from higher classifications. “I’m happy because across the board, in both boys and girls, we won more matches than we lost,” said O’Hara.

Burn ban in effect in Snohomish County

  • Dec 30, 2010 at 3:37PM

Due to stagnant weather conditions and elevated air pollution levels, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has issued a Stage 1 burn ban for Snohomish County until further notice. The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency issues temporary bans on indoor and outdoor burning when the weather trends toward stagnant conditions, such as air inversions, which trap fine particle pollution emitted from chimneys, cars, trucks and other activities.

Washington Stealth begin title defense

  • Jan 10, 2011 at 1:45PM

The Washington Stealth could have checked off just about every goal they set for the 2010 season in winning the National Lacrosse League title. “It’s always great to soak up the fruits of your hard work and it was a tremendous experience to win last year,” said Washington Stealth coach Chris Hall, who shared the Les Barley Award for coach of the year in 2010.

National Weather Service issues Winter Weather Advisory

  • Jan 11, 2011 at 12:41PM

MARYSVILLE — The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory warning of possible snow and a light chance of freezing rain on Tuesday evening.

Body on Greenbank beach identified as Arlington man

  • Jan 11, 2011 at 2:38PM

A forensic odontologist helped investigators identify a body that was washed ashore in Greenbank Dec. 14 as 47-year-old Edwin “Randy” Brown of Arlington, according to the Island County Sheriff’s Office. Brown was last seen on the night of Oct. 9 at a camping site near the Stillaguamish River in Arlington. His friends reported his disappearance to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

Lakewood School District opens late on Jan. 12

  • Jan 12, 2011 at 4:57AM

The Lakewood School District will be opening two hours late on Wednesday, Jan. 12.

In State of the State, Gregoire shows confidence in Washington's recovery

  • Jan 12, 2011 at 8:00AM updated at 11:18AM

Gov. Christine Gregoire, again citing the state’s fiscal crisis, targeted employee pension and health care costs for major spending cuts as she outlined for legislators Tuesday in her State of the State address the difficult budget they must balance during the legislative session this year.

Legislators react to Gregoire’s Regional Ferry District plan

  • Jan 14, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Jan 15, 2011 at 5:17AM

Gov. Chris Gregoire’s Executive Policy Adviser Teresa Bernsten told the House Transportation Committee Thursday that the governor’s ferry system reorganization plan is patterned after successful ferry system operations in other parts of the U.S. and Canada.

Another day in the office

  • Jan 18, 2011 at 8:49AM

The organization I work for serves people with developmental conditions like autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, and so on. We aspire to “serve” people rather than to “help” or to “fix” them.

Pedestrian killed on I-5 near Marysville

  • Jan 19, 2011 at 5:00AM updated at 8:58AM

A man was struck and killed on southbound Interstate 5 near the 88th Street overpass in Marysville on Jan. 18.

Arlington's Jesse Taylor becomes ‘Singing Cowboy’ in Hawaii

  • Jan 19, 2011 at 8:00AM updated at 2:52PM

ARLINGTON — Jesse Taylor still considers himself an Arlington cowboy through and through, but in his quest to become a country musician the 23-year-old has made a name and a new home for himself in a place that’s about as far removed from the rainy

Lakewood’s D creates chaos on the hardwood, but Cougars fall to Coupeville

  • Jan 19, 2011 at 11:11AM

Knowing that his Cougars were shorthanded, coach Matt Hart decided to create disarray on the defense end. “Our game plan going in was to press and create havoc,” Hart said. True to their coach’s strategy, the Cougars’ manic pace threw off the rhythm of Coupeville, unfortunately it threw off their own as well in a 54-35 Cascade Conference loss Jan. 14.

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