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'Celebration of the Arts' comes to Byrnes PAC May 14

  • May 8, 2014 at 11:07PM

ARLINGTON — The Stillaguamish Valley School, a parent partner program, welcomes the community to this year's "Celebration of the Arts" on Wednesday, May 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Byrnes Performing Arts Center.

Auditor's Office seeks licensing subagent proposals for Smokey Point

  • May 8, 2014 at 11:00PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Snohomish County Auditor is accepting business proposals from those interested in owning and operating a vehicle and vessel licensing subagency in the Smokey Point area.

Oso businesses struggle with slide aftermath

  • May 5, 2014 at 7:21PM

OSO — While many of the businesses in Oso are no strangers to surmounting obstacles presented by surrounding environmental conditions, from floods to the area’s previous slide within the past decade, the March 22 slide across State Route 530 has them in a bind the likes of which they’ve never dealt with before.

Business owners meet with elected officials on Oso slide aftermath

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:00AM updated Apr 27, 2014 at 12:40AM

ARLINGTON — U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) was joined by Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin in leading a roundtable discussion of local business owners in the Arlington City Council Chambers on Thursday, April 24, about how the aftermath of the March 22 Oso mudslide has impacted their livelihoods.

Snohomish County releases preliminary election results

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 2:13AM

In the wake of the special election on Tuesday, April 22, the city of Arlington looks to be passing its proposed permanent levy lid lift, while the Lakewood School District is on the knife’s edge of possibly passing its proposed building bond to improve Lakewood High School, on its second time on the ballot.

Case's 100th birthday party at Olympic Place on May 4

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:50AM

ARLINGTON — Mary Jane Case's 100th birthday party will be hosted by the Olympic Place Retirement and Assisted Living Community, located at 20909 Olympic Pl. in Arlington, from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 4.

Opportunity Expo draws hundreds of local students

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:31AM

TULALIP — The third annual Opportunity Expo served hundreds of students on Tuesday, April 22, from the Marysville School District and beyond, but in spite of what they deemed a very successful turnout throughout the day, event organizers are already considering how to adjust the schedule of next year’s event, to better serve greater numbers of students.

Fishing events for kids at Jennings Park, Twin Lakes

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:21AM

MARYSVILLE — Jennings Park and Twin Lakes County Park drew hundreds of children each for their annual kids’ fishing events last spring, and event organizers are already anticipating comparable crowds for this year’s events.

Arlington Police take back drugs April 26

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:14AM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Police Department will be taking back unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the police station itself, located at 110 E. Third St. in Arlington. This disposal service is free and anonymous, with no questions asked.

Critical Incident Stress management briefing set for April 29

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:13AM

ARLINGTON — The city of Arlington is aiming to alleviate some of the strains being suffered by first responders and other community members in the wake of the Oso mudslide.

Raise funds for FFA through Ram Truck test drives April 26

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 11:14PM

ARLINGTON — Those who take a test drive at Rairdon’s Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, located at 16610 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington, between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, will be helping to support the Arlington High School chapter of Future Farmers of America.

Arlington community celebrates Easter

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 11:00PM

ARLINGTON — In spite of the day’s inclement weather, the Arlington community celebrated Easter not just once, but twice on Saturday, April 19, with a morning Easter egg hunt on the open grass fields adjacent to the Arlington Municipal Airport that was nearly literally blown away, and an evening flashlight Easter egg hunt on the stadium fields of Haller Middle School, that carried on in spite of a cold drizzle and some lingering sunlight.

Gov. Inslee meets with homeless local teen

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:52PM

ARLINGTON — When Gov. Jay Inslee visited Arlington earlier in the month to join the community in mourning for those who had been lost to the Oso mudslide, he met Arlington High School senior Kaitlyn Toomey, who asked him a question that was relevant not only to those who had been displaced by the slide, but also to her own circumstances.

Firefighters host pancake breakfast April 27

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:38PM

BRYANT — The North County Firefighters Association is yet again inviting the community to its pancake breakfast, which kicks off this year on Sunday, April 27.

VCS gala fundraiser set for May 3

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:24PM

SMOKEY POINT — This year’s Village Community Services gala fundraiser will run from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at the Medallion Hotel, located at 16710 Smokey Point Blvd.

President Obama visits Oso community

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 1:00AM updated at 1:22PM

OSO — President Barack Obama's visit to the area on Tuesday, April 22, culminated in a press conference in the Oso Fire Station that afternoon, after he'd had a chance to survey the damage done by the March 22 Oso mudslide, as well as to speak with the slide's first responders and the families of the slide's victims.

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:

Snohomish County Elections releases preliminary results for Special Election

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 8:17PM

Snohomish County Elections has released the preliminary results for the April 22 Special Election.

AHS Robotics completes best season

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:44PM

ARLINGTON — Although they weren’t able to move past the Pacific Northwest District Championships in Portland, Ore., on Friday, April 11, the Arlington High School NeoBots FIRST Robotics Team 2903 ultimately achieved its most successful season in its six years of competing against other schools in the FIRST Robotics Competition.

Community meets to discuss fallout of Oso slide

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:38PM

SMOKEY POINT — Snohomish County and Washington State Department of Transportation officials answered questions and responded to the concerns of citizens during a Wednesday, April 16, community meeting on how their agencies plan to deal with the wake of the Oso mudslide.

Walk MS raises $90K in Snohomish County

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:08PM

TULALIP — Nearly 600 walkers started and ended their course at the Tulalip Amphitheatre for this year’s Walk MS in Tulalip on Saturday, April 12, and while this represented a slightly smaller turnout than last year’s local event, event organizers still considered it a healthy show of support given the other worthy causes close to home that are calling for people’s time and commitment.

‘Karaoke for the Kause’ to benefit Oso

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:02PM

MARYSVILLE — Maxi’s Restaurant and Lounge, located in Suite C at 9611 State Ave. in Marysville, is conducting a “Karaoke for the Kause” fundraiser to benefit the Oso mudslide victims on Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

AHS Flight Choir concert celebrates 1974

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:00PM

ARLINGTON — Arlington High School’s Flight Choir is performing its spring concert at 7 p.m. on the Fridays and Saturdays of April 25 and 26, and May 2 and 3, in the Byrnes Performing Arts Center, located at 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd. in Arlington.

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.

Donations, volunteers needed for Oso tribute on April 26

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:51PM

OSO — In an effort to demonstrate their care, concern and generosity to the community of Oso, Thrivent Financial and the Oso Community Chapel are seeking donations and volunteers to assist with an Oso tribute memorial on Saturday, April 26.

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