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Veterans’ Job Fair draws hundreds

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 1:06AM

MARYSVILLE — The Snohomish County Regional Veterans’ Job and Resource Fair was unable to return to the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville on Thursday, April 3, due to the ongoing response to the Oso mudslide, so the Totem Recreation Center at the Naval Support Complex, just a block east, played host to the event’s 50 on-site employers and hundreds of visitors.

Smokey Point Plant Farm hosts Master Gardener clinics

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 1:04AM

SMOKEY POINT — The Plant Farm at Smokey Point is presenting a series of Master Gardener clinics throughout the month of April.

Next ‘Relay Rally’ set for April 8 in Arlington

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:38AM

ARLINGTON — After they helped “Paint the Town Purple” on Saturday, March 22, the organizers and participants of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life for Arlington are inviting current and prospective volunteers to their next “Relay Rally” meeting from 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, located at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington.

Ways you can help the Oso mudslide victims

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:40AM

Those who are interested in pitching in for the survivors of the Oso mudslide can contribute throughout the weeks ahead, but they’d be advised to keep their weekends free for special events.

Rep. Smith plans April 9 telephone town hall

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:41AM

Residents of the 10th Legislative District will have the opportunity to take part in an hour-long “telephone town hall” with state Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, on Wednesday, April 9, at 6:30 p.m.

Arlington plans Easter Egg Hunt

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 11, 2014 at 8:35PM

ARLINGTON — The city of Arlington Recreation Department is planning the annual Easter Egg Hunt for Saturday, April 19, at 11 a.m. in the open space on the south end of the Arlington Airport.

Crews continue work at Oso mudslide

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:47AM

OSO — The Oso mudslide recovery effort received some welcome news on Wednesday, April 2, when President Obama approved a major disaster declaration for not only Snohomish County, but also the Stillaguamish, Tulalip and Sauk-Suiattle tribes. However, its progress continues to be measured at an incremental pace, two weeks after the disaster which swept across State Route 530 and the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River.

Communities plan Arbor Day, Earth Day activities

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:37AM

Saturday, April 12, will be a big day for the environment in both Arlington and Marysville, whether you’re observing Arbor Day at the Country Charm Park and Conservation Area in Arlington or Earth Day at Allen Creek in Marysville.

ME’s office updates list of missing, dead

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 23, 2014 at 1:09AM

As of Tuesday, April 22, the official death toll of the Oso mudslide included 41 victims in the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s office, all of whom were identified:

Obama confirms visit to Oso slide on April 22

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 8:07AM

President Barack Obama has confirmed reports from Gov. Jay Inslee, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and U.S. senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell that he will visit the scene of the Oso mudslide on April 22.

Cougars advance to District Tournament

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 2:44PM

The Lakewood girls soccer team is headed to the 2013 2A District 1/2 Girls Soccer Tournament on Nov. 2, at Bellingham’s Civic Stadium. They will face Squalicum at 1 p.m.

Walk MS returns to Tulalip April 12

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:41PM

TULALIP — Walk MS Snohomish County is returning to the Tulalip Amphitheatre in Quil Ceda Village on Saturday, April 12, to raise funds for research, services and programs for people living with multiple sclerosis.

Marysville Ford breaks ground at new location

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:22PM

MARYSVILLE — Victor Fernandez’s first job in the automotive industry was in 1994, and 10 years later, he opened the Marysville Ford dealership in 2004 as its co-owner.

Crews continue work at Oso mudslide

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:56PM

OSO — Another week of steady incremental progress in recovery work at the site of the Oso mudslide was highlighted by President Barack Obama confirming reports from Gov. Jay Inslee, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and U.S. senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell that he will visit the scene of the mudslide on April 22.

Free tax help continues

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:09PM

MARYSVILLE — United Way of Snohomish County’s free tax preparation at Goodwill’s Marysville Job Training and Education Center will remain available through Tuesday, April 15.

Klein reviews first months in office, progress of Oso recovery

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:48PM

SMOKEY POINT — Snohomish County Council member Ken Klein had planned on addressing the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, April 8, about his first few months in office, but as the Arlington native noted, “All our lives were radically changed by what happened in Oso.”

Opportunity Expo returns April 22

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:31PM

TULALIP — The Marysville School District's third annual Opportunity Expo is coming on Tuesday, April 22.

United Way gives $45K to send Darrington kids to camp, replace household items

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:24PM

In a continuing effort to address the needs of families impacted by the State Route 530 flood and mudslide, United Way is partnering with two highly regarded local organizations. Up to $24,750 will help Camp Fire USA's Snohomish County Council, to send 50 children from Darrington to Camp Killoqua this summer. Another $20,000 will help the North Sound Society of St. Vincent de Paul distribute full sets of new, pre-packaged household items to people who lost their homes in the March 22 mudslide.

Ballots due soon for April 22 Special Election

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 5:00PM

Ballots have already been mailed to residents of the cities of Arlington and Marysville, and the Lakewood School District, for the Snohomish County Special Election on Tuesday, April 22.

Sea Mar, CHC patients asking about, enrolling in ACA

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 10:18PM

The Sea Mar Community Health Centers and the Community Health Centers of Snohomish County have both seen an increase in patients and questions due to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in October.

Sikhs donate to Oso during their holiest day

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 7:16PM

MARYSVILLE — On the holiest day in the calendar of the Sikh faith, the members of the Guru Nanak Sikh Temple in Marysville demonstrated one of the central tenets of their religion — that of charity toward others, regardless of their backgrounds — by raising $4,100 and presenting it to Snohomish County Executive John Lovick on Sunday, April 13, the Marysville temple’s observance of Vaisakhi, so that Lovick could deliver that check to the United Way of Snohomish County in turn.

Human trafficking forum highlights dangers

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 8:51PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Chapter of Soroptimist International offered the local community an eye-opening education on the world of human trafficking on Tuesday, April 15, from the perspectives of three people who deal most often with its victims.

CVH Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicince Center earns award

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:23PM

ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center has received recognition as a “Center for Excellence” for 2013. This award indicates that the center has achieved outstanding patient outcomes for the last 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction of more than 92 percent, and a minimum 91 percent wound healing rate, within 30 median days to heal. The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center is the only wound care facility in Washington state to be awarded this honor.

Lakewood hosts walking club

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:08PM

LAKEWOOD — Lakewood High School will be hosting the annual family walking night at the school’s track on April 24, starting at 4:30 p.m.

Apologetics Forum meets April 25

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:55PM

ARLINGTON — The next meeting of the Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County will start at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 25, at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, located at 6905 172nd St. NE in Arlington.

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