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Kids Futures - Voices of Youth teen film festival set for Nov. 18

  • Oct 29, 2010 at 1:37PM

The third annual Voices of Youth teen film festival will be held at the Everett PUD auditorium on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Koster narrowly leads Larsen, both agree race too close to call

  • Nov 2, 2010 at 11:31PM

It was a race that pitted one Arlington native against another, and by the final night of their campaigns, one of the few things that both candidates could agree on was that it was still too soon to say how it would turn out. Snohomish County Council member John Koster maintained a slight lead over U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen in the early returns of the Congressional District 2 race on the evening of Election Day. As of 11:15 p.m. Nov. 2, Republican challenger Koster had received 87,687 counted votes, or 50.41 percent of the counted vote, while Democratic incumbent Larsen had received 86,258 counted votes, or 49.59 percent of the counted vote, with 64 percent of the expected total votes counted.

Latest count puts Larsen ahead of Koster

  • Nov 5, 2010 at 6:00AM updated Nov 7, 2010 at 9:38AM

It was a race that pitted one Arlington native against another, and by the final night of their campaigns, one of the few things that both candidates could agree on was that it was still too soon to say how it would turn out.

Fire breaks out at Arlington egg processing plant

  • Nov 10, 2010 at 4:47PM

ARLINGTON — A two-alarm blaze that broke out at the National Foods Corporation plant right around 2 p.m. Nov. 10 will have fire crews working overnight to prevent the fire from spreading to adjacent buildings, according to Arlington Fire Department spokesperson Christine Badger.

Koster concedes defeat to Larsen in 2nd District race

  • Nov 10, 2010 at 6:39PM

ARLINGTON — The Congressional race that pitted two Arlington natives against each other officially came to a close Nov. 10, when Snohomish County Council member John Koster conceded defeat to U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen in their contest for Washington's 2nd District seat.

Mondavi will be at Taste of Tulalip

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 7:55AM

Last year’s Taste of Tulalip event featured only Washington state wines, but as this year’s Taste of Tulalip approaches Nov. 12-13, Marc Mondavi wants wine enthusiasts to know that the Napa region of California will also be represented.

Focus on Farming looks to the future

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 7:57AM

Futurist farming took center stage at the seventh annual Snohomish County “Focus on Farming” conference, which returned to the Tulalip Resort’s conference center on Nov. 4 this year.

Season ends at districts for Lakewood spikers

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 11:23AM

Lakewood coach Tasha Kryger knew that her team would have to be at its best to make it through the gauntlet that is the District 1 volleyball tournament. But with a 3-2 loss vs. Mount Baker, Nov. 3, the Cougars ended an impressive season, which finished three wins away from state.

Lakewood soccer turns adversity into a team-building experience

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 11:25AM

Cougars girls soccer coach Jeremiah Wohlgemuth can still remember Nov. 2, 2009 distinctly. “Like yesterday,” he said. “I was just sitting in my (class) room, in front of 11 girls and we started crying.”

Marines appearing at Haggen stores in Marysville, Arlington in support of Toys for Tots drive

  • Nov 12, 2010 at 12:18PM

U.S. Marines will be meeting the public Nov. 20 and Dec. 4 in support of the annual U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign.

Rotary receives Gates grant

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 8:47AM

Rotary District 5050, which includes Marysville and Arlington, has already partnered with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for years on eradicating polio overseas, but the Gates Foundation’s latest matching grants will help District 5050’s 27 local clubs alleviate the problem of family homelessness in their own backyards.

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.

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