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- posted Aug 14, 2013 at 8:26 AM
Beginning in September, Sound Publishing Inc. will combine the strength of its community newspaper readership and home delivery with the respected classified content and brand recognition of its Little Nickel products. Little Nickel’s advertising will be delivered within the pages of Sound Publishing’s community newspaper products.
- posted Aug 16, 2013 at 8:42 AM
Gov. Jay Inslee is enjoying a two-week vacation hiking in Alaska probably thinking little about a second term. But a decision will be made in Spokane next week which could cause him havoc should he pursue re-election in 2016.
- posted Aug 16, 2013 at 1:52 PM
DUI is the leading cause of death on Washington roadways, accountable for nearly half of the 439 fatalities on the state's roads during 2012. That's why — between Friday, Aug. 16, and Monday, Sept. 2 — extra officers will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol, marijuana or other drugs during the annual "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign.
- posted Aug 16, 2013 at 4:08 PM
ARLINGTON — OutBack Power Technologies' official grand opening in the Arlington Advanced Manufacturing Park on Thursday, Aug. 22, is set to be attended by not only Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert, but also Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee.
- posted Aug 19, 2013 at 5:22 PM— updated Aug 21, 2013 at 9:15 AM
SMOKEY POINT — Although the proceeds are still being counted, organizers of the Stillaguamish Senior Center's first fundraising garage sale on Saturday, Aug. 17, are hopeful that they met their goal of $2,000, to help support the Senior Center's existing programs and maintain its current activities.
- posted Aug 20, 2013 at 2:51 PM
EVERETT — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) will return to her homeport of Naval Station Everett on Thursday, Aug. 22, concluding a four-month deployment in the Western Pacific.
- posted Aug 21, 2013 at 9:32 AM
J.J. Edwards doesn’t want any other mother to suffer the loss she experienced when her 10-year-old stepson, Elijah Spratt, drowned on the Stillaguamish River on June 30.
- posted Aug 21, 2013 at 9:06 AM
William Shatner touts Priceline.com. Brad Pitt promotes Chanel No. 5. Marie Osmond is a media voice for Nutri-Systems. But get this: The one and only Beyoncé has taken it upon herself to be an outspoken supporter of Goodwill Industries. Not for money. Not to enhance her image, but because she believes in Goodwill’s mission. She’ll be promoting Goodwill throughout her North American concert series beginning June 28 at Los Angeles’ Staples Center.
- posted Aug 21, 2013 at 10:34 AM
EVERETT — The U.S. Navy throughout Puget Sound makes substantial purchases of goods and services from local businesses, which can now learn the basics of selling to the Navy — what and how the Navy buys — and understand the fundamentals of marketing in any federal contracting environment.
- posted Aug 21, 2013 at 1:41 PM
A quick paving project will make nasty bumps and badly cracked pavement a thing of the past and the highway will be smooth and preserved well into the future. And while the next 30 or so days might be noisy and inconvenient, in the end it will be appreciated by both drivers and car suspensions.
- posted Aug 21, 2013 at 4:20 PM
MARYSVILLE — The Klein family is calling all area Kleins, Kazens, Kruses, Knudsons, Otters and other families who might have married into the Kleins, so that they can all come together for the 44th annual Klein family picnic on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Jim and Bev Klein's place in Marysville.
- posted Aug 22, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Michael Imboden was awarded a $1,000 Richard and Bonnie Winkwenwerder Scholarship by the Washington State University Department of Mathematics. Students receiving this scholarship must be pursuing a degree in mathematics and demonstrate academic excellence and involvement.
- posted Aug 22, 2013 at 3:55 PM
ARLINGTON — Cascade Valley Hospital faces some serious questions after the state Attorney General's office issued Attorney General Bob Ferguson's formal opinion that a public hospital district providing maternity care must also provide "substantially equivalent benefits, services or information" regarding contraception and abortion.
- posted Aug 23, 2013 at 1:24 PM
Those looking for a more transparent government are increasingly relying on public records to make it happen.
- posted Aug 26, 2013 at 9:26 AM
The websites for The Arlington Times and The Marysville Globe are getting a fresh look Aug. 27 that will help readers get faster access to local news — and more of it.
- posted Aug 27, 2013 at 2:59 PM
ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital and Clinics are seeking vendors for their community health and safety fair on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 330 S. Stillaguamish Ave. in Arlington.
- posted Aug 27, 2013 at 3:22 PM
TULALIP — City of Arlington Natural Resources Manager Bill Blake and Arlington City Council member Ken Klein remained complimentary and cordial to one another throughout the Snohomish County Council Candidates’ Forum hosted by the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce on Friday, Aug. 23.
- posted Aug 27, 2013 at 5:06 PM
ARLINGTON — For the 10th year in a row, the west side of the Arlington Municipal Airport will be revving with hot rod and classic car engines this fall, as the Arlington Drag Strip Reunion returns to the blacktop just off the airport's 188th Street NE entrance on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- posted Aug 28, 2013 at 8:55 AM
The Cascade Valley Hospital has had a new neighbor since Monday, Aug. 12, when the newest branch of the Community Health Center of Snohomish County opened its doors at 326 S. Stillaguamish Ave. in Arlington to serve uninsured, under-insured and under-served patients throughout the local area.
- posted Aug 7, 2013 at 4:08 PM— updated Aug 9, 2013 at 1:04 PM
Ken Klein and Bill Blake were leading in the primary election race for Snohomish County Council District 1 according to preliminary results released as of 5 p.m. on Aug. 8, by the Snohomish County Elections Office.
- posted Aug 29, 2013 at 7:45 PM— updated Sep 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital and Clinics Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 on Thursday, Aug. 29, to enter into strategic alliance negotiations with PeaceHealth, which includes its proposed strategic collaboration with University of Washington Medicine, but Board Chair Dr. Tim Cavanagh wants to make sure the public understands what this arrangement actually means.
- posted Aug 30, 2013 at 5:19 PM
ARLINGTON — After the cancellation of a previously scheduled meeting, the community is invited to attend a rescheduled special meeting of the Arlington City Council to discuss the results of a study that was commissioned to explore how fire and emergency medical services in North Snohomish County might work together in the future.
- posted Aug 31, 2013 at 1:50 PM
ARLINGTON — Before Highland Christian School could start the first day of school for the 2013-14 school year on Wednesday, Sept. 4, which is also its first day of school at its new Arlington and Marysville locations, it had to move the last of its gear out of its former location at the old Arlington High School building on French Avenue
- posted Aug 31, 2013 at 12:20 PM
MARYSVILLE — Musical performers and audience members came from not only Marysville, but also Arlington and Smokey Point for the first Marysville Strawberry Jam open-mic night at the Marysville Alfy's Pizza on Thursday, Aug. 22.
- posted Aug 31, 2013 at 3:03 PM
MARYSVILLE — The students of Liberty Elementary are starting the new school year with a freshly repainted playground, and while many of its lines were repainted by members of the Grove Church in Marysville, who also worked on the school's track, one of the blacktop's most visible features was repainted by an area Boy Scout and half a dozen fellow volunteers, whose five hours of painting on Aug. 3 took months of preparations to make happen.