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Shortened medians on 67th Ave. should help truck traffic, city says

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:46PM

ARLINGTON Truckers on 67th Avenue can look forward to more clearance in and out of certain businesses, according to city of Arlington staff.

Hunt is on for new police chief

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:46PM

ARLINGTON After soliciting input from the Arlington Police Department, consultants asked for the opinions of the Arlington City Council to help them hunt for the city's next police chief.

Legals

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:46PM

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Arlington, Marysville troops prepare to deploy to Iraq

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:46PM

They're heading off to Iraq, many of them for the second or third time, but those who were asked about it shrugged off the hardships and sacrifices of their service.

Lakewood Elementary fire 'heroes' honored

  • Aug 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:46PM

If they hadn't risked their lives and thought outside the box, the Lakewood Elementary School building would have been lost.

Arlington man has $110,000 Lotto ticket

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:45PM

ARLINGTON Arlington resident Alan Jenks bought a ticket for the July 16 Hit 5 drawing, but then he forgot about it. It was only two weeks later that he recalled he had the lottery ticket in his wallet, so he checked to see if it was a winner, and discovered it was worth $110,000.

Legals

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:45PM

SNOHOMISH COUNTY

Aftermath of a break-in

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:45PM

ARLINGTON "Let's find these guys and put them on the front page," laughed one police officer, donning his sunglasses to imitate David Caruso on "CSI."

Fireworks season is fast approaching

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 8:59PM

Is summer here? Well it will soon start to heat up and before long the July 4 Holiday will be upon us and fireworks will soon go on sale. So it seems appropriate for us to make sure that all citizens enjoy a safe July 4.

Community healthcare deserves your support, vote Yes on Proposition I

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:57PM

Voters will have the opportunity in the May 15 special election to ensure the communities in north Snohomish County have access to comprehensive healthcare in a facility capable of meeting the current and future needs of the people it serves.

Celebrate responsibly when ringing in the New Year

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:57PM

With the start of 2008 less than a week away, many people will be attending parties to ring in the New Year. And while we celebrate the passing of another year, we should not forget that the holiday season can be one of the most deadly times of the year due to the mixing of drinking and driving.

When we sent you to war, we sent the best we had

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

It did irritate me, I must admit, that Barbra Streisand was awarded Frances Legion of Honor medal on the same day one was being pinned on the chest of our own John D. Bud Hawk of Bremerton, June 28.

The bombs bursting in air

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

Barriers only part of the solution to I-5 tragedies

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

After years of continued accidents, purported fixes, studies and not-so-gentle prodding by concerned citizens and some elected officials, the Washington State Department of Transportation is taking the advice of an independent consultant and will install a concrete barrier along a 10-mile stretch of I-5 near Marysville and Arlington.

Keep Those 787s Rolling

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

by Don C. Brunell

Focus on learning math, not on the test

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

by Don C. Brunell

Banking blues

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

Since I have most of my money in Washington Mutual Bank, every time I see a WaMu headline in the newspapers, I read the article under it very carefully.

Throw open the windows. Spring is here.

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

Change is in the air. In spite of the soggy weather activity is picking up at the Ebey Slough Boat Launch. Coatless children shiver at school bus stops, hoping the clouds will part. Truckers off-load racks of bedding plants and hanging baskets at Freddys and Wal-Mart. Given the growth-rate of lawns, its a good thing that skiing is on the wane because spring chores can claim all the outdoor time householders have to spare.

Day of Remembrance honors victims of Holocaust

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

If you saw a fanatical mob pillage and burn a church or synagogue you would not stand silent...

We shouldnt forget the date which will live on in infamy

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56PM

My first thought was, what a great pity that another nation should be added to those aggressors who choose to limit our freedom ... I find myself at the age of eighty, an old woman, hanging on to the tail of the world, trying to keep up. I do not want the drivers seat but the eternal verities. There are certain things that I wish to express: one thing that I am very sure of is that hatred is death, but love is light. I want to contribute to the civilization of the world but ... When I look at the holocaust that is going on in the world today, Im almost ready to let go...

Thank you, Milton Friedman

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:55PM

by Sheldon Richman

Remember Made in America?

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:55PM

by Don C. Brunell

There was only one Scoop

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:55PM

My contention that there arent many Scoop Jackson Democrats around any more roused an old friend from my Olympia days to speak up on behalf of his onetime boss.

Americans are a generous people

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:55PM

by Don C. Brunell

A toddler is the fastest most elusive creature there is

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:55PM

A couple of things I have just about given up on. Making people realize that candles are never left unattended unless they are secured in lanterns with glass chimneys and the fastest most elusive creature on earth is a toddler.

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