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Water, water everywhere - Flooding reaches record levels, but could have been worse

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON In spite of water levels reaching record highs during the Stillaguamish Rivers flooding Nov. 6, officials throughout the Arlington and Darrington communities agree that the actual damage could have been much worse.

Library bond vote still too close to call

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON Advocates for a new Arlington Library were holding their breath Monday waiting for the final 50,000 or so county-wide ballots to be counted, hoping there will be enough positive votes to reach the 60 percent supermajority required by state law.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

10 years ago 1996

Arlington resident retires from 37 years with Snohomish County Public Works

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON After nearly 38 years of working for the Snohomish County Department of Public Works, Arlington resident Dick Sass retired from his position as bridge crew supervisor of the Road Maintenance Division, taking with him a lifetime of fond memories and lasting friendships.

Wyland makes Eagle Scout

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON When 18-year-old Arlington High School senior Larry Wyland went up for the Eagle Scout ranking, in Arlington Boy Scouts of America Troop 93, he couldnt say that he didnt have enough support from his family, since his mother Frances is a coordinator for the troop, and his father B.J. is the troops scoutmaster.

The Point Church moves into new office

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON The Point Church of Arlington has moved into a new church office and ministry center in town, and Pastor Mike Zachman is eager to expand their services to the community, in proportion to the floor space theyve gained.

Paradise Burgers back in business

  • Nov 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:00PM

SMOKEY POINT After an extended absence, a familiar business has reopened under new management.

Residents asked to report flood damage

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON In the aftermath of last weeks flooding events, Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management is collecting preliminary damage assessments for primary residences and businesses.

DOE gives grants for cleanup of underground storage tanks on Olympic

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON The city of Arlington is receiving financial support from the Department of Ecology in its recently completed cleanup of its underground fuel storage tanks in and around Olympic Avenue.

Reader Advisory Board Meeting

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

The next meeting of The Arlington Times Reader Advisory Board is March 22, beginning at 4 p

Merchants speak out as Wal-Mart comes closer to moving into Smokey Point

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

SMOKEY POINT As Wal-Mart took the next step toward opening a store in Smokey Point, area merchants spoke about how the chain has impacted their businesses and communities.

A warm day for egg hunting

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON Chasing eggs is a great Easter tradition in this area, with several annual Easter egg hunts drawing hundreds of children in the Arlington area. The city of Arlington organized two egg hunts Saturday, one in Terrace Park in historic old town at 11 a.m. and another one at Weston High School, west of the Arlington Airport, at 3 p.m.

One more week for income tax preparations

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON Thanks to a holiday in Washington D.C., procrastinators get an extra two days to submit their income tax returns next week.

Public hearings set on proposed comp plan amendments

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON Public hearings on proposed amendments to the city of Arlingtons comprehensive plan are scheduled for April and May.

Appeals anticipated after ruling on Island Crossing

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON Appeals seem likely in the wake of the latest legal decision regarding the 17-year land-use dispute over Island Crossing.

LeTip networks area businesses

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

ARLINGTON Arlington-area businesses aiming to network with peers and drum up more customers have a club in the community thats looking to recruit them.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:59PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Masons honor local students

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

Kayak Park lifejacket loaner program opens

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

WARM BEACH Visitors to Snohomish Countys Kayak Park will once again be able to stay safer on the water this summer, as the North County Fire and Emergency Services kicked off its eighth-annual program of loaning out lifejackets, free of charge, during the Memorial Day weekend.

Sno-Isle Libraries share capital facility plan for Arlington, Darrington, Mville Libraries

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

ARLINGTON Library patrons from Arlington, Darrington, Lakewood and Marysville will want to attend the Sno-Isle Libraries June 4 community meeting at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club.

Legion Family Walk-A-Thon raises funds for Childrens Hospital

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

ARLINGTON The American Legion Family of Arlington Post 76 wants everyone to know that their fourth-annual five-mile Walk-A-Thon through Arlington, to raise funds for the Childrens Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, is still a go in spite of the North Olympic Avenue Reconstruction Project.

Darrington High School wins $1,000 from Department of Ecology for its recycling program

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

DARRINGTON Darrington High School received a $1,000 cash award from the Washington State Department of Ecology to continue and expand its recycling program.

Aviation summer

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

ARLINGTON It was a program that was planned nearly two years ago, and Gary Elliott is glad to see it finally taking flight.

Blazing Saddles caters to country music fans

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

STANWOOD Cookie Spirk and her husband Jim Leslie, formerly of Arlington and now living on Camano Island, saw a void in the area music scene to fill.

County clerk candidates speak out

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:58PM

SMOKEY POINT All three candidates for Snohomish County Clerk have touted their qualifications for the job, but each one brings his or her own priorities to the role.

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