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Government shutdown hits Naval Station Everett, Smokey Point Commissary, Army Reserve

  • Oct 1, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 12:24PM

EVERETT — The federal government shutdown has hit home locally, as Naval Station Everett furloughed 43 civilian employees on Tuesday, Oct. 1, and the Smokey Point Commissary at the Navy Support Complex in north Marysville is shutting down starting Wednesday, Oct. 2.

The Arlington Times, The Marysville Globe move to Saturday distribution

  • Oct 2, 2013 at 12:16PM

At The Arlington Times and The Marysville Globe we are constantly striving to improve both our online and print editions to better serve our readers and our advertisers.

'Diamonds in the Fall returns Oct. 12

  • Oct 3, 2013 at 10:47PM

EVERETT — The Marysville-based Quilceda Community Services' annual fall fundraiser, "Diamonds in the Fall," is returning on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 5-9:30 p.m. at the Blue Heron Room in Everett.

Southbound SR 529 at the Snohomish River Bridge to close nightly Oct. 6-10

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 11:46AM

MARYSVILLE — Drivers should plan for nightly closures of southbound State Route 529 at the Snohomish River Bridge. The highway will be closed nightly from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. from the evening of Sunday, Oct. 6, to the morning of Friday, Oct. 11.

What are we afraid of? | GUEST OPINION

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 2:08PM

All in all, we Americans are a pretty courageous lot. Our history is full of stories exemplifying hard work, standing up for what we believe in, and looking danger in the eye without flinching. We come together in times of tragedy and are literally willing to give our lives for the ideals of freedom and justice.

Cougars shine at Stanford Invitational

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 2:19PM

Some of the best Lakewood cross country runners took a trip to California last weekend for the 40th Stanford Invitational on Sept. 28, and not only did the team make it into the top three at the meet, but they also broke school records in the process.

People to see, things to do, places to go | OPINIOIN

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 2:12PM

I came home from my daily workout at the Y this morning to stumble aimlessly about the kitchen. The tasks of measuring out oatmeal, pouring juice, setting out pills and heating tea water pulled me somewhat back on course. There has to be more to it if this retirement stuff is to keep me on my toes.

Uhler uses cancer diagnosis to help other women

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Oct 9, 2013 at 12:04PM

According to the National Cancer Institute, one in eight women born today will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month — a time when women are encouraged to take charge of their health and complete self breast exams for early detection. Marysville’s Jen Uhler knows from personal experience why early detection is so important.

Cancer survivor from Germany bikes through Marysville, Arlington on sixth ‘world tour’

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 3:16PM

German native Randolph Westphal is riding throughout the Pacific Northwest, on a bicycle with two Husky dogs, to spread a message of hope about cancer, and on Monday, Sept. 30, he stopped in Marysville for a moment before heading up north to Arlington on the Centennial Trail.

Sherwood joins sales team of Times, Globe

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 3:33PM

Scott Sherwood comes to The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times with decades of experience not only in sales, but also in the local area.

Local employees recalled from furlough

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Oct 11, 2013 at 6:04PM

The local impacts of the federal government shutdown were partially mitigated as of Monday, Oct. 7, when the Smokey Point Commissary at the Navy Support Complex in north Marysville reopened, and all 43 furloughed civilian employees of Naval Station Everett returned to work.

United Way looking for volunteers for committees

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:34PM

EVERETT — United Way of Snohomish County, a community impact organization that has served Snohomish County for more than 70 years with a special focus on local health and human services, is looking for volunteers to serve on several important internal committees.

County contributes to city park upgrades in Marysville, Arlington

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:16PM

Marysville and Arlington are among the seven cities in Snohomish County that will benefit from a total of $460,000 in county funds to upgrade their local parks, with improvements ranging from trails to gazebos to lighting.

Upcoming events for Arlington, Marysville Oct. 12-15

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 4:16PM

The cities and communities of Arlington and Marysville have meetings through the weekend, into the first part of the following week, on civic, conservation and commercial matters.

Komen Puget Sound is passionate advocate | GUEST OPINION | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 9:35AM

Every week, more than 100 women in Washington State are diagnosed with breast cancer. The good news is, when caught early, a woman’s five-year survival rate for breast cancer is 98 percent. This is why Komen Puget Sound is such a passionate advocate for regular mammograms. Yet, too often I hear stories of women diagnosed in the late stages of this disease, when the chances for survival are significantly less.

'Pink Crusade' aims to increase breast cancer awareness in our communities | OPINION

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 11:14AM

Did you know that, second only to skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among American women? According to the American Cancer Society, about one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. The ACS estimated that 290,170 new cases of breast cancer (in situ and invasive cancers) were diagnosed among women in 2012. They project that 232,340 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed this year. The ACS estimates that about 39,620 women will die from breast cancer in 2013. Although breast cancer mostly affects women (99 percent), it can also occur in men and children.

Health agencies provide diagnostic services, treatment for Breast Cancer | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 10:24AM

As National Breast Cancer Awareness Month returns this October, various health agencies throughout North Snohomish County are reminding women of their diagnosis and treatment options, to help them identify and respond to cases of breast cancer in time to save lives.

Sea Mar, CHC, Planned Parenthood offer first line of defense for patients with fewer resources | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 10:58AM

For those who are uninsured, underinsured, low-income or living within limited means, coping with breast cancer is especially challenging, but those people stand a better chance of catching cancer before it becomes insurmountable through the services provided by the Sea Mar Community Health Center of Marysville, Community Health Centers of Snohomish County and Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest.

Mother, daughter fight breast cancer together | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 11:21AM

In 1994, when Barb Hawkins was just 37 years old, she found a lump in the upper part of her breast. She was diagnosed with Stage I breast cancer and underwent a lumpectomy and radiation treatment. She took hormone-blocking medication for five years and was considered to be in remission.

Making Strides returns to Everett to raise funds, awareness for cancer | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 11:18AM

The American Cancer Society will be “Making Strides Against Cancer” again this year, from 9 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Oct. 20, in Everett, and event organizers and participants alike hope to recruit as many fellow members of the community as they can, to help continue the ACS’s progress in dealing with this disease.

Providence Regional Cancer Partnership provides mind and body care for cancer patients | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 11:17AM

While a number of other health agencies throughout Snohomish County are able to specialize in diagnosing and treating certain parts of breast cancer, many of them refer their support services to the Providence Regional Cancer Partnership.

Coal trains shake, rattle and roll | OPINION

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:13AM

It’s the slide season again. Locomotive engineers creeping past Everett cast anxious eyes at banks looming above, and with good reason; Burlington Northern-Santa Fe (BNSF) has a history of landslides blocking tracks. Though BNSF management surely considers these earth-shifts a threat to be dealt with, there seems to be no cure.

Lakewood hosts Hole in the Wall Invite

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 11:17AM

Lakewood High School hosted the 30th edition of its hugely popular Hole in the Wall Invitational, Oct. 12.

Tip-A-Cop raises funds for Special Olympics

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:13PM

The Red Robin Restaurant in Lakewood was again bustling with uniforms, as law enforcement agents and other personnel from the Marysville and Arlington police departments joined members of the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office in collecting $385.95 for Special Olympics at the annual Tip-A-Cop event on Saturday, Oct. 12.

CVH wins national award, achieves new certification

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 5:04PM

ARLINGTON — Cascade Valley Hospital was chosen from more than 1,900 hospitals nationwide to receive the T-System Client Excellence Award. This award recognizes the emergency departments which improve their quality of patient care and operational processes.

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