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Mourners turn to faith in time of tragedy

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 4:04PM

ARLINGTON — In times of tragedy, many people find strength in faith, and the Arlington community proved to be no exception in the wake of the Oso mudslide on March 22, as three different churches coordinated three consecutive days of religious observances for those affected by this disaster.

City, business, school officials comment on Oso mudslide

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 3:37PM

ARLINGTON — Several local officials have released statements about the March 22 Oso mudslide.

Prom Dress Exchange draws shoppers from across county

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 3:26PM

MARYSVILLE — The fourth annual Prom Dress Exchange and Fashion Show of North Snohomish County again drew more than 100 shoppers on March 22, as a dozen models strutted their stuff on the stage of the Damascus Road Church in Marysville.

Oso mudslide recovery continues

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 11:00PM updated Mar 27, 2014 at 5:54AM

Search and rescue crews are continuing their efforts in the wake Oso mudslide on March 22, and officials have revised the number of people still missing from 176 to 90. Officials said that there are 16 confirmed dead and believe they have located, but not yet recovered, an additional nine victims.

UPDATE | Businesses, community groups support Oso landslide victims

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Mar 26, 2014 at 1:04PM

The businesses and community groups of North Snohomish County are chipping in on behalf of one of their own communities, as Oso and Darrington continue to recover from the landslide that impacted both towns on Saturday, March 22.

Arlington Free Methodist Church offers day of prayer, community support March 26

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 12:55AM

ARLINGTON — In response to the landslide that occurred in Oso on Saturday, March 22, the Youth Center of the Arlington Free Methodist Church will serve as the site for a day of prayer and community support from noon to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26.

More casualties confirmed as result of Oso landslide

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 12:28AM

ARLINGTON — "I've seen so many wonderful things these last few days, and the things that I've seen, the love and support for this community, will sustain me for many years to come," Snohomish County Executive John Lovick said, as he opened county officials' second and final press conference of the day on Tuesday, March 25, to discuss the ongoing rescue and recovery efforts in the wake of the Oso landslide on Saturday, March 22.

Arlington school buses on road restriction routes

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 4:35PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington School District's buses are on road restriction routes again on Wednesday, March 26.

Oso landslide death toll now stands at 14 | SLIDESHOW

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 2:07PM

Snohomish County Executive John Lovick described Monday, March 24, as "a day of progress and sadness," as six more were confirmed dead as a result of the Oso landslide on Saturday, March 22, bringing the disaster's total death toll to 14, and reports of missing and unaccounted for persons in the area escalated from 108 at the start of the day to 176 by the time county officials conducted their third and final press conference of the day, outside of the Arlington Police Station.

Candlelight vigil for Oso landslide victims March 25

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 12:34PM

ARLINGTON — Legion Memorial Park, located at 114 N. Olympic Ave. in Arlington, will serve as the site for a candlelight vigil, starting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, to honor and mourn the victims of the Oso landslide on Saturday, March 22.

Oso home delivery mail available at Darrington Post Office

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 9:37AM

ARLINGTON — Due to road closures and emergency conditions as a result of the massive landslide which hit Oso and State Route 530 on Saturday, March 22, the approximately 350 customers who receive home delivery in Oso may pick up their mail in Darrington, according to acting Arlington Postmaster Aaron Regis.

Domino's supports Oso landslide victims

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 9:36AM

SMOKEY POINT — The Smokey Point Domino's Pizza, located at 3704 172nd Ave. NE in Arlington, will be conducting a fundraiser for the victims of the Oso landslide on Thursday, March 27.

Arlington United Church hosts prayer service for Oso landslide

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 9:35AM

ARLINGTON — A prayer service will be conducted for those affected by the Oso landslide at the Arlington United Church, located at 338 N MacLeod Ave., at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 24.

'Out of the Shadows' rescheduled

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 9:35AM

ARLINGTON — After much discussion regarding the landslide in Oso on Saturday, March 22, the Arlington Drug Awareness Coalition has decided that it's best to postpone its "Out of the Shadows" community event, which had been scheduled for Wednesday, March 26.

Arlington puts on third annual softball clinic March 29

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 9:34AM

Rain or shine, the Arlington High School Softball Booster Club will be putting on it's third annual softball clinic, on March 29, which will teach kids ages 5 to 14 years old softball fundamentals.

Student helps out her old school

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 9:26AM

Presidents Elementary is no longer Morgan Daigneault’s school, but the Haller Middle School seventh-grader still loves coming back to the classroom of her former fourth-grade teacher, Cindy Striker, and when Morgan has had the chance to help out the students of Presidents, she’s done it.

ASD provides information to kindergarten parents

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 9:25AM

Parents of incoming Arlington kindergarten students got an education of their own on Tuesday, March 18, about what their kids can expect in the coming school year.

AHS softball looks forward to season

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 9:23AM

The girls have big shoes to fill in Arlington’s upcoming softball season. Last season, the Eagles went all the way, taking first place in the 4A State Tournament.

Local powerlifters place at championships

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 9:23AM

Four local Arlington lifters placed in the North American Bench Press and Dead Lift Championships at the World Association of Benchpressers and Deadlifters held at Portland, Ore., on March 15.

Terrain shaky, searchers consolidate lists of missing in Oso landslide

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 2:08PM

ARLINGTON — The official death toll of the landslide in Oso on Saturday, March 22, stood at eight, as county and federal officials addressed the news media outside the Emergency Operations Center in the Arlington Police Station and City Council Chambers on the morning of Monday, March 24.

City Council, TBD meetings moved to Airport offices

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 10:17AM

ARLINGTON — The 7 p.m. meetings of the Arlington City Council and Transportation Benefit District for Monday, March 24, have been relocated to the Arlington Municipal Airport offices, located at 18204 59th Ave. NE.

Gov. Inslee, Red Cross, Arlington community respond to Oso landslide

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Mar 24, 2014 at 8:21AM

ARLINGTON — Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee joined fellow elected officials from the federal to the local levels at the Arlington Police Station on Sunday, March 23, to address the landslide in Oso on Saturday, March 22, that's since blocked both State Route 530 and the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, even as the surrounding community continues to respond in its own ways.

67th Ave. traffic alert for March 24, 26 and 27

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 7:47PM

ARLINGTON — The contractor has scheduled stoplight upgrades at the intersection of 67th Avenue and 204th Street on Monday, March 24, which may cause delays in traffic.

Marysville YMCA 'All-In Family Bike Ride' set for April 5

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 5:11PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Family YMCA is conducting its inaugural "All-In Family Bike Ride," a poker ride along the Snohomish Centennial Trail, on Saturday, April 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPDATE | Residents told to evacuate after Oso landslide blocks SR 530 and Stilly River, killing three

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 4:30PM

OSO — Residents of the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River are being advised to evacuate, by the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, in the wake of three confirmed deaths as a result of a landslide on Saturday, March 22, across State Route 530, between Arlington and Darrington, as a National Weather Service Flash Flood Warning for the area remains in effect through Sunday, March 23.

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