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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.

SBA offers disaster loans to those impacted by mudslide

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:31PM

As the area public information offer for the U.S. Small Business Administration, Kevin Wynne has been meeting with chambers of commerce, service clubs and other community groups to make sure everyone in the area knows about the disaster loans that are available to residents of not only Snohomish County, but also members of the Stillaguamish and Tulalip tribes, as a result of the Oso mudslide.

CVH Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicince Center earns award

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:23PM

ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center has received recognition as a “Center for Excellence” for 2013. This award indicates that the center has achieved outstanding patient outcomes for the last 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction of more than 92 percent, and a minimum 91 percent wound healing rate, within 30 median days to heal. The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center is the only wound care facility in Washington state to be awarded this honor.

CVH Foundation announces Oso mudslide grants

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:17PM

ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation Board has granted $236,715 for Oso mudslide relief to the following organizations:

Lakewood hosts walking club

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:08PM

LAKEWOOD — Lakewood High School will be hosting the annual family walking night at the school’s track on April 24, starting at 4:30 p.m.

Arlington, Marysville host Easter egg hunts

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:00PM

While Marysville offers one Easter egg hunt on the morning of Saturday, April 19, Arlington will be hosting two Easter egg hunts that same day, during both the morning and the evening.

Human trafficking forum highlights dangers

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 8:51PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Chapter of Soroptimist International offered the local community an eye-opening education on the world of human trafficking on Tuesday, April 15, from the perspectives of three people who deal most often with its victims.

Dwayne Lane’s supports SVLL

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 8:47PM

ARLINGTON — Dwayne Lane’s Arlington Chevrolet is partnering with the Stilly Valley Little League in Arlington. Dwayne Lane’s Arlington Chevrolet has joined forces with the national Chevrolet Youth Baseball program to provide new equipment, a monetary contribution, invitations to free instructional clinics and an opportunity for community members to earn additional donations for their league via a test drive fundraiser.

Recreational Garden Group moves meeting locations

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 8:44PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Recreational Garden Group has had to find alternate quarters for its next two Saturday meetings, due to ongoing Oso mudslide recovery efforts.

Arlington marks Arbor Day with tree planting

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 8:40PM

ARLINGTON — Arlington celebrated its 13th year of receiving Tree City Awards during its Arbor Day tree-planting at the Country Charm Park and Conservation Area on Saturday, April 12.

Sikhs donate to Oso during their holiest day

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 7:16PM

MARYSVILLE — On the holiest day in the calendar of the Sikh faith, the members of the Guru Nanak Sikh Temple in Marysville demonstrated one of the central tenets of their religion — that of charity toward others, regardless of their backgrounds — by raising $4,100 and presenting it to Snohomish County Executive John Lovick on Sunday, April 13, the Marysville temple’s observance of Vaisakhi, so that Lovick could deliver that check to the United Way of Snohomish County in turn.

Ballots due soon for April 22 Special Election

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 5:00PM

Ballots have already been mailed to residents of the cities of Arlington and Marysville, and the Lakewood School District, for the Snohomish County Special Election on Tuesday, April 22.

Post Middle School students make mandalas

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 4:48PM

ARLINGTON — Taking advantage of the sunshine on Wednesday, April 9, Post Middle School students spent time creating unique mandalas on the sidewalk in front of their school, as one of their activities to help students and teachers focus on being a community and working together.

Opportunity Expo returns April 22

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:31PM

TULALIP — The Marysville School District's third annual Opportunity Expo is coming on Tuesday, April 22.

United Way gives $45K to send Darrington kids to camp, replace household items

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:24PM

In a continuing effort to address the needs of families impacted by the State Route 530 flood and mudslide, United Way is partnering with two highly regarded local organizations. Up to $24,750 will help Camp Fire USA's Snohomish County Council, to send 50 children from Darrington to Camp Killoqua this summer. Another $20,000 will help the North Sound Society of St. Vincent de Paul distribute full sets of new, pre-packaged household items to people who lost their homes in the March 22 mudslide.

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