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This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

10 Years Ago 1997

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Rotarian Enducktees campaign for Duck Dash ticket sales

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

Arlington Rotarian Judy Cartwright stands in front of the sign identifying the Rotary Club of Arlingtons Disc Golf Course, which the club helped fund with proceeds from last years Great Stilly Duck Dash. Cartwright is one of two enducktees in an exclusive club of Rotary Ducks that are enduckted each year just in time the annual Great Stilly Duck Dash, the clubs major fundraiser for the year. Each year the Rotary Club of Arlington names one girl duck and one boy duck to represent the club and promote tickets sales for the rubber duck race on the Stillaguamish River which starts with the blast of a cannon at 7:30 p.m. on the Fourth of July. Along with Cartwright, John Peeters is the boy duck this year. The ducks hover around town during the weeks before the Duck Dash, and word has it, this year, they have been frequenting the towns bars on Friday night. Check next weeks Arlington Times for the winners of the Duck Dash and the grand total of how much was raised from the duck raffle this year.

A rowdy free-for-all?

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

High School commencement is a long established public ceremony to recognize student achievement. A time to honor the students and to convey our appreciation of completion of a task, a goal met, applause for a job well done.

Spay Station comes to Arlington, Darrington

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

ARLINGTON The Marysville Safeway served as the pick-up and drop-off location for Pasados Safe Haven Spay Station mobile spaying and neutering clinic July 3, but Arlington and Darrington residents will have their chances to turn in cats and dogs for spaying and neutering before the end of the month.

Youth aviation summer camp takes to the skies

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

ARLINGTON Half a dozen area teens got a chance to take the controls of a plane at the Aug. 19-25 aviation summer camp at the Arlington Municipal Airport.

Senior center honors Ruth and Harry Yost

  • Sep 5, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:51PM

ARLINGTON Ruth and Harry Yost will be recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Stillaguamish Senior Centers annual fund-

Simple Majority Campaign kicks off in Arlington

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

ARLINGTON Parents and staff of the Arlington School District conducted their first meeting Aug. 29 on two upcoming campaigns affecting area schools.

Arlington site on short list for UW campus

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

ARLINGTON City leaders are glad that several Smokey Point sites have made the initial cut for a planned University of Washington branch campus, but they want to make sure that any new college doesnt add to traffic woes in the southern part of town.

Sauk-Suiattle Tribe brings colorful tradition with annual powwow

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

DARRINGTON Fantastic elaborate costumes brought color and joy among dancers, drummers and spectators who attended the Sauk-Suiattle Tribes eighth annual powwow Aug. 24-26.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

10 Years Ago 1997

All Aboard America to look after adult disabled in Darrington

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

DARRINGTON An organization offering daytime care for disabled adults, All Aboard America hopes to bring its service to the Darrington area and will offer an informational meeting at the Mansford Grange at 1 p.m., Feb. 18

Council meets at annual retreat

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

LA CONNER From a symbolic view of Arlingtons Five Hills in the future to a nuts and bolts discussion on what to do about crime, the Arlington City Council spent 11 hours on two sunny spring days last weekend in a meeting room with continuing discussions over lunches and dinners, attempting to prioritize its tasks for the year with the annual City Council retreat in

Kona Crest residents, police respond to crime

  • Feb 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:50PM

ARLINGTON Dennis Estle is one of a number of Arlington residents who has experienced what some have deemed the flipside of the citys recent growth.

Getting the word out - Arlington schools explain what $50 million in bond money could do for its facilities

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON Not many community members showed up to provide input at the first community meeting Feb. 7 on the Arlington School Districts proposed bond.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Bricks for Weinerschnitzel

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

Jared Middleton, Riel Gagnon, Joe Gagnon, and (not pictured) Luke Gagnon and Pat Bouillet, of Wayne Gagnon Masonry, of Marysville, install bricks at the new Weinerschnitzel fast food store located east of the new Oil Can Henrys on 172nd Street

AHS may add Manufacturing/Engineering Tech to courses for next school year

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON While Arlington Mayor Margaret Larson has proclaimed February Career and Technical Education Month, Arlington School District Deputy Superintendent Warren Hopkins has requested the approval of four new courses for the Arlington High School Vocational Department, and AHS Vocational Director Brett Sarver spoke with The Arlington Times about the process that led to the recommendation of one of those courses, Manufacturing and Engineering Technology.

Efforts to lure UW campus continue

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

MARYSVILLE We are poring through the report and we are vocalizing to the people who will listen to us, Chief Administrative Officer Mary Swenson told The Marysville City Council last week.

Commission seeks input on crime

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

EVERETT The public is invited to share ideas about crime prevention at one of several meetings coordinated by the Snohomish County Blue Ribbon Commission on Criminal Justice this week.

Superintendent Byrnes is out the door

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

Farewell reception is set for June 12

Chamber golf tournament postponed due to rain

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON Due to streaming rain Friday morning and a pretty wet week before that, the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce postponed its June 6 golf tournament.

Council reviews comp plan amendments

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON Input on 14 proposed amendments to the city of Arlingtons comprehensive plan will be taken by City Council June 16, and the hearing will be continued to July 7 for some items and to Aug. 5 for others. The proposals were reviewed by the planning commission June 3.

Post hosts 30th Social Studies Fair

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON The 30th annual Post Middle School Social Studies Fair drew proud parents and school staff alike, who arrived May 30 to check out the reports and displays that the eighth-grade students have been working on since the end of January.

Peiffle named Super Lawyer

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:49PM

ARLINGTON Arlington and Marysvilles city attorneys have both been named Washington Super Lawyers for 2008.

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