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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."

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.

Arlington police recruit four new officers

  • Oct 12, 2015 at 3:31PM

ARLINGTON — For many police departments, new hires are not a big deal, but for Arlington, adding four officers to a staff of 22 patrol officers is significant, even without taking into account that they're among the first new officers in nearly a decade.

Work at Haller Park likely to be delayed

  • Apr 12, 2016 at 3:00PM

ARLINGTON — The planned Haller Park restroom and activity shelter looks likely to go back to bid.

Stilly Valley Genealogical Society reopens

  • Apr 12, 2016 at 3:04PM

ARLINGTON — The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society not only celebrated its move to its new location, at 6111 188th Pl. NE in Arlington, but also welcomed a nationally renowned guest April 8.

Arlington soccer and volleyball wins (slide show)

  • Oct 16, 2015 at 5:38PM

ARLINGTON — Olivia Larson and Danielle Baker scored a goal apiece to shutout Glacier Peak 2-0 Oct. 12. Arlington's record is 7-3.

Arlington kindergarten students learn through play

  • Oct 18, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — With the implementation of full-time kindergarten this year, the Arlington School Board was treated to a firsthand look at how students learn how to teach themselves.

Schools chief going to Edmonds

  • Apr 15, 2016 at 4:48PM

ARLINGTON — As the Arlington School District draws up its timeline for finding a new superintendent, Kris McDuffy reflected on her eight years in the position. She has been named the new superintendent of the Edmonds School District.

City Council candidates introduce themselves

  • Oct 19, 2015 at 7:00AM

SMOKEY POINT — The candidates for Arlington City Council positions 3, 4 and 5 made their cases to voters at the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce's candidates forum Oct. 13.

Tolbert, Christianson differ on direction of city in Arlington mayor's race

  • Oct 20, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — The race for mayor in Arlington is pitting embattled first-term incumbent Barbara Tolbert against returning challenger Craig Christianson over questions of whether the city has been heading in the right direction.

Arlington man applying to be an officer admits to child porn, arrested

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Oct 28, 2015 at 8:45AM

ARLINGTON – A 32-year-old Arlington man was arrested Oct. 26 on four counts of possession of child pornography.

Eagle Creek students demonstrate math curriculum

  • Oct 31, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — "We asked you for a huge investment," said Bethany Belisle, program support specialist for Eagle Creek Elementary, as she addressed the Arlington School Board Oct. 26.

Arlington City Council requests 1% property tax increase

  • Nov 1, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — In spite of city staff's recommendations, the Arlington City Council requested at their Oct. 26 workshop to be presented with a budget on Nov. 2 that includes a 1 percent increase in the general property tax levy.

Tendering votes 'Nay' on 1% property tax hike

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — It might be one of his last votes on the City Council, but Randy Tendering cast the lone "Nay" vote when the council voted to increase the general property tax levy by 1 percent Nov. 2.

Arlington consolidates duties into police services manager

  • Apr 12, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Apr 13, 2016 at 4:50PM

ARLINGTON — As part of its ongoing streamlining, the Arlington Police Department has proposed consolidating the duties of three former commander-level positions into a single manager.

K-9s change guard as new officer, firefighter sworn in

  • Nov 9, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — Public safety director Bruce Stedman presented Annie, a chocolate Lab who served as a narcotics dog for Arlington from 2008 until August, to the City Council Nov. 2, as the city welcomed the newest members of its public safety team, on two legs and four.

Kat Sanchez's instincts saves Eagles in playoffs

  • Nov 14, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Nov 16, 2015 at 8:48AM

ARLINGTON — Kat Sanchez wasn’t sure how she did it, but she held a very physical Bellevue team to zero goals Nov. 10 in the first round of the 3A state playoffs.

Arlington's levy vote in February to be lower

  • Nov 16, 2015 at 11:42AM

ARLINGTON — Voters are being asked to renew a local levy for maintenance and operations in the Arlington School District.

NW Innovation Resource Center provides tips for entrepreneurs

  • May 15, 2016 at 6:00AM

ARLINGTON — The Northwest Innovation Resource Center paid a visit to Arlington May 11 at the City Council Chambers with a two-part seminar.

Summer sees roads resurfaced, water mains replaced

  • May 15, 2016 at 6:00AM

ARLINGTON — As spring turns to summer, local motorists can look forward to more road construction work.

Let's talk turkey, it may be a chicken

  • Nov 26, 2015 at 6:00AM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Community Food Bank had a harder time than usual preparing for the start of its Thanksgiving basket distributions on Nov. 20.

Volunteers take out the trash at Smokey Point Safeway

  • May 18, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 24, 2016 at 10:04AM

SMOKEY POINT — Tall shrubs and thick grass can cover a number of sins, as the volunteer crew that turned out May 14 to clean up around the Smokey Point Safeway found out.

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