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Darrington athletics receive $10K from United Way

  • May 9, 2014 at 6:34PM

ARLINGTON — When the student members of the Darrington Recreation and Education Foundation navigated around the Oso slide to raise funds for their programs outside the Arlington Pharmacy on Sunday, April 27, they found themselves receiving a slightly larger-than-average drop in the bucket from Dennis Smith, president and CEO of the United Way of Snohomish County.

Tribute reaffirms that slide survivors are ‘Oso Strong’

  • May 9, 2014 at 6:27PM

OSO — The Oso Community Chapel came alive with affirmations that the surrounding community was “Oso Strong” on the evening of Saturday, April 26, as U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene joined Oso Community Chapel Pastor Gary Ray and others in sharing a meal and some meditations upon the March 22 Oso slide.

Buzz Inn auction, benefit concert raise $14K for Oso

  • May 9, 2014 at 6:19PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Buzz Inn Steakhouse at 5200 172nd St. NE in Arlington drew an estimated 400 attendees through its seven-hour “Oso Strong” silent auction and benefit concert on Saturday, April 26, raising thousands of dollars in the process.

‘It’s Raining Art’ showcases variety of local artwork

  • May 9, 2014 at 6:13PM

MARYSVILLE — Art Limon hadn’t even heard anything about an art show in his hometown of Marysville, but when he wandered into the front doors of the former Dunn Lumber building on Grove Street, he found himself treated not only to the works of 19 different local artists, but also to the sounds of area musicians, and some samples of craft wine and spirits.

April brings Healthy Kids Day, bike ride to YMCA

  • May 9, 2014 at 6:05PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Family YMCA’s events in April have been a study in contrasts. While the Marysville Y’s first “All-In Family Bike Ride” launched under the cold shadows of rainclouds on April 5, the return of the Y’s Healthy Kids Day was met with bright, warm sunshine on Saturday, April 26.

Stillaguamish Tribe donates to Arlington schools

  • May 9, 2014 at 5:25PM

ARLINGTON — The Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians has partnered with the Arlington School District, by supporting programs and contributing finances to meet the needs of the district’s schools.

United Way, CVH Foundation team up to offer $150,000 to support Oso victims

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:51PM

ARLINGTON — As part of their work to support the communities affected by the 530 landslide nearly six weeks ago, the Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation and United Way of Snohomish County announced recently that they are working together to expand their ongoing efforts to provide direct support to the Oso community.

AHS Swing Into Spring Dance scheduled for May 9 & 10

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:37PM

ARLINGTON — Mark your calendars for Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10, for the Arlington High School Jazz Bands’ annual Swing Into Spring Dessert Dance. The dance will be held in the AHS Commons, 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd., beginning at 7 p.m.

Slide site work shifts from active to passive search operations

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:32PM

EVERETT — Snohomish County officials explained on Monday, April 28, that the end of active search operations at the State Route 530 slide site will not mark an end to the search overall, nor will it result in the remaining search operations being conducted at a quicker pace.

Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County addresses creation research May 16

  • May 9, 2014 at 1:20AM

ARLINGTON — The next meeting of the Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County will start at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 16, at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, located at 6905 172nd St. NE in Arlington.

530 Slide Information Outreach May 10

  • May 9, 2014 at 12:38AM

ARLINGTON — A 530 Slide Information Outreach meeting will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 10, at the Sisco Heights Community Church, located at 15029 McElroy Rd. in Arlington.

New bridge over Pilchuck Creek complete

  • May 8, 2014 at 11:49PM

ARLINGTON — One of the last single-lane bridges on a Washington state highway became history on Tuesday, May 6. That's when a new two-lane, 36-foot-wide bridge across Pilchuck Creek on State Route 9 opened north of Arlington. The new bridge, on a new alignment, reduces sharp curves at both ends.

EvCC hosts 22nd annual Hibulb Powwow May 10

  • May 8, 2014 at 11:19PM

EVERETT — Everett Community College is hosting the 22nd annual Hibulb Powwow on Saturday, May 10, at EvCC's Student Fitness Center, located at 2206 Tower St. in Everett.

'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.

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