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LDS Church fetes affiliation with Boy Scouts

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 5:18PM

The Arlington and Marysville stakes of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will celebrate the church’s 100-year affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday, Oct. 29.

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.

Hands Together helps those in need

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:31PM

Six years ago, Pastor Deena Jones of Arlington United Church was approached by a homeless person looking for help. It wasn’t the first time that someone in need had turned to the church for assistance during cold winter nights, but that didn’t make it any easier to turn him away.

City plans Oct. 21 public hearing on budget revenue sources

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:30PM

The Arlington City Council will be conducting a public hearing on its revenue sources on Monday, Oct. 21, in the wake of its Oct. 14 workshop meeting which discussed setting the 2014 property tax levy.

Public comments on proposed psychiatric care facility

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:26PM

The public hearing for US HealthVest’s Certificate of Need application, proposing to establish a 75-bed psychiatric hospital in Smokey Point, drew attendees from Arlington, Marysville and throughout the Puget Sound region on Thursday, Oct. 17.

Community organizes spaghetti feed to raise funds for Arlington nurse with cancer

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:22PM

Laurie Cadwallader has served the Arlington community as a registered nurse at Cascade Valley Hospital for 32 years, but members of the community are looking to give back to her in the wake of her cancer diagnosis.

Arlington considers petition for annexation

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:21PM

The Arlington City Council will consider on Monday, Oct. 21, whether to approve a 10 percent petition for annexation, for approximately 42.77 acres located on the northeast side of the city of Arlington.

Arlington City Council candidates talk issues, qualifications

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 12:18PM

As the Nov. 5 deadline to turn in general election ballots approaches, the Arlington City Council candidates continue to try to get their messages out to the public.

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.

AHS girls softball gets championship sign

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 11:31AM

The Arlington High School Girls Softball team made history with their championship win this spring, and on Wednesday, Oct. 16, that history was recorded on the Arlington State Championship Sign, at the corner of Highway 9 and Highway 530, as the girls updated the sign recording Arlington’s wins in boys football, girls softball and girls basketball. Prior to Oct. 16, Arlington’s most recently recorded state championship win on the sign was in girls softball in 1986.

Arlington Eagles fall to Edmonds-Woodway, 2-1

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 11:29AM

The Arlington High School girls soccer team faced off against Edmonds-Woodway, Oct. 15, and despite playing well, fell to the Warriors 2-1.

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.

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.

Bill Blake for Snohomish County Council | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:08AM

I am supporting Bill Blake for Snohomish County Council, District 1.

I support Jesica Stickles for Arlington City Council |LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:07AM

I was so happy to hear, as would my late husband Arlington City Councilmember Scott Solla, that Jesica Stickles was running for City Council for Arlington.

Lebanon Park receives sign from Arlington Garden Club

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 5:08AM

ARLINGTON — "At least now everyone will know where Lebanon Park is," laughed Mike Conner, the Arlington Garden Club treasurer who's maintained the small and often-forgotten park on the southwest end of Olympic Avenue, as a decorative sign designating the property was unveiled on Wednesday, Oct. 16.

Arlington School District invites public to 'Know Your Schools' Oct. 25

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 3:45PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington School District will again be inviting elected officials, members of the community and students' families to the fall "Know Your Schools" event, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25.

Arlington Police respond to robbery at Subway Restaurant

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON — On Sunday, Oct. 13, at approximately 7:45 p.m., Arlington Police responded to the Subway Restaurant, located in the 7500 block of 204th Street NE, for the report of a strong-armed robbery that had just occurred.

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.

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.

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.

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.

'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.

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.

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