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Driver in Dec. 16 trooper-involved shooting booked into Snohomish County Jail

  • Dec 18, 2012 at 5:32PM

The driver who was shot by a Washington State Patrol trooper on Sunday, Dec. 16, has been booked into the Snohomish County Jail on Tuesday, Dec. 18, for attempting to elude and second-degree assault. The 50-year-old Federal Way man was discharged from Harborview Medical Center earlier that same day.

A Christmas Lineup | WEEKLY CARTOON

  • Dec 19, 2012 at 8:24AM

Lady Cougars fall to Wolves

  • Dec 19, 2012 at 8:36AM

The Lady Cougars basketball team may have underestimated the strength of the Coupeville Wolves on Tuesday, Dec. 12, as Lakewood suffered a 40-32 loss to the Cascade Conference 1A school.

PUD offers tips for weathering winter cold spells

  • Dec 24, 2012 at 7:00AM

Snohomish County PUD offers the following advice to save energy, stay safe and be comfortable in your home during winter storms:

WorkSource Snohomish County hosts Community Resource Fair Jan. 18

  • Dec 27, 2012 at 7:00AM

EVERETT — Unless Congress acts, the federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program will expire at the end of December, effectively cutting off more than 45,000 people from unemployment benefits statewide.

Track Santa's progress on Christmas Eve.

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 2:50PM

You can keep track of Santa's progress on Christmas Eve.

Let’s stop teen drinking tragedies | GUEST OPINION

  • Dec 28, 2012 at 8:45AM

The recent deaths of three Washington teens — a 14-year-old Bellingham girl, a 17-year-old boy in Shoreline, and an 18-year-old Washington State University student — remind us just how dangerous alcohol is for minors. As parents and co-chairs of the Washington State Coalition to Reduce Underage Drinking our hearts go out to the families and friends who are suffering these terrible losses.

Peace on earth, goodwill toward men | OPINION

  • Dec 28, 2012 at 8:47AM

Merry Christmas, Marysville and Arlington. Each December 25th, much of our world celebrates the long-ago birth of a child who championed a way of life that so inflamed movers and shakers that they had him killed. He had preached a kind of peace that springs from doing simple acts of kindness that have little connection with riches and power. Trouble is, aside from some odd individuals who never fit in with socioeconomic progress, it’s never seriously been tried.

Stage 1 burn ban called for Snohomish and Pierce counties

  • Dec 31, 2012 at 7:00AM updated at 9:41AM

The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency sussed a Stage 1 burn ban Dec. 29 for Pierce and Snohomish counties. This ban remains in effect until further notice.

EPA calls outdoor burn ban for Indian reservations in Washington

  • Dec 31, 2012 at 10:33AM

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has called a burn ban on all outdoor burning starting Monday Dec. 31 for several Indian reservations in Washington due to stagnant air conditions as a high pressure system settles in the region. This burn ban will be in place until further notice.

Fund education first | GUEST OPINION

  • Jan 3, 2013 at 8:09AM

When lawmakers convene Jan. 14 in Olympia for a scheduled 105-day legislative session, the eyes of the state Supreme Court will be focused on how the Legislature will respond to its mandate to fully fund a 21st-century public education system. On Jan. 5, 2012, the court ruled in McCleary v. State of Washington that lawmakers have failed to meet the state’s constitutional and paramount duty to “amply provide for the education of all Washington children as the state’s first and highest priority before any other state programs or operations.”

Smokey Point Buzz Inn celebrates move to Arlington

  • Jan 3, 2013 at 8:23AM

For years, the Buzz Inn Steakhouse was a traditional fixture of Smokey Point, just northeast of the I-5 exit, but a few months ago, the restaurant’s owners felt it was time for a change.

People Helping Horses agrees to changes made by Attorney General’s Office

  • Jan 3, 2013 at 8:32AM

The former executive director of People Helping Horses in Arlington has recently settled with the Washington State Attorney General’s Office after an investigation into the Snohomish County horse rescue’s management, and following the installation of new controls on the organization’s fundraising and financial practices, but the non-profit’s ousted leader still takes issue with the allegations levied against her.

EPA lifts burn ban for Indian reservations west of the Cascades

  • Jan 3, 2013 at 11:15AM

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has lifted the burn ban on outdoor burning for Indian reservations west of the Cascade Mountains.

City to close new 156th St. I-5 overcrossing two weeks for final construction work

  • Jan 4, 2013 at 4:28AM

SMOKEY POINT — City of Marysville Public Works officials are advising motorists that the new 156th Street I-5 overcrossing will be closed for two weeks, starting on Jan. 14, to complete finishing touches on the project.

Bridge inspection to cause delays on I-5 north of Arlington Jan. 7-10

  • Jan 4, 2013 at 2:34PM

ARLINGTON — Drivers should anticipate minor daytime delays on southbound Interstate 5 at the Stillaguamish River bridge north of Arlington for four days.

Register online for Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber Board installation luncheon on Jan. 8

  • Jan 4, 2013 at 3:00PM

ARLINGTON — Friday, Jan. 4, is the last day to receive member pricing when you RSVP for the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce's luncheon and installation of its new Board on Tuesday, Jan. 8.

County to fill Civil Service Commission opening

  • Jan 5, 2013 at 4:01PM

Snohomish County is seeking to fill an opening on its Civil Service Commission. The Civil Service Commission was created by the state Legislature to establish a merit system of employment for county deputy sheriffs and other employees of the office of county sheriff, thereby raising the standards and efficiency of law enforcement in general.

Influenza claims three lives in Snohomish County

  • Jan 7, 2013 at 5:33PM

The Snohomish Health District has reported that three residents of Snohomish County have died recently from the severe flu that is circulating throughout Western Washington. An Everett woman in her 80s, an Edmonds woman in her 80s and a Bothell woman in her 40s and died in late December in Snohomish County hospitals. All had underlying medical conditions.

Marysville TOPS donates glasses to Arlington Lions

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 10:37AM

The Arlington Lions Club received a holiday gift from the Marysville chapter of the Take Off Pounds Sensibly nonprofit support group, which TOPS members hope will share the gift of sight with the less fortunate around the world.

JROTC units face off in drill competition

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 10:56AM

MARYSVILLE — Cadets from the Arlington High School Air Force and Marysville-Pilchuck High School Navy Junior ROTC units were singled out for distinction in several categories, as they competed among a host of other high school JROTC units in armed and unarmed drills at Arlington High School on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012.

Sound Publishing buys Seattle Weekly

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Jan 11, 2013 at 3:57PM

Sound Publishing, the state's largest community news organization, today purchased the Seattle Weekly. Details of the purchase were not disclosed.

Ocean acidification seminar scheduled for Everett

  • Jan 11, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 3:59PM

Snohomish County residents wanting to learn more about ocean acidification are invited to a free seminar Jan. 24 at the Everett Station.

Burn bans continue for Snohomish County, Tulalip & Stillaguamish tribes

  • Jan 15, 2013 at 1:36PM

Snohomish County is one of three counties in which the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has lowered the air quality burn ban to Stage 1 until further notice. The Tulalip and Stillaguamish tribes are likewise among the six Native American reservations on which the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 10 will continue a burn ban on all outdoor burning until further notice, due to stagnant air conditions that are forecast to prevail over the next few days.

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