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Free whooping cough, flu vaccination clinics scheduled

  • Jan 15, 2013 at 3:31PM

EVERETT — Uninsured and low-income adults can take advantage of two shot clinics for flu and whooping cough at handy locations in Everett. Both clinics are free and open to the public.

United Way opens free tax preparation sites

  • Jan 15, 2013 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE — Last year, volunteers at the free tax preparation center organized by United Way of Snohomish County helped 347 customers file their taxes and brought back $516,974 in refunds. That money gave a boost to the local economy, built up savings and helped people pay off credit card debt. This year, the free tax preparation center in Marysville will be located at Goodwill’s Marysville Job Training and Education Center on 9315 State Ave. The site will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3.p.m., from Jan. 22 to April 15.

Human Rights meeting gives Snohomish County residents voice on issues

  • Jan 18, 2013 at 11:30AM

The Snohomish County Human Rights Commission and the Washington State Human Rights Commission will hold a joint public meeting on Thursday, Jan. 24, to discuss human rights issues and concerns in Snohomish County.

Burn bans continue in Snohomish, Pierce counties; King County ban added

  • Jan 18, 2013 at 3:32PM

Due to continuing cold weather and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is issuing a Stage 1 burn ban for King County, effective at 4 p.m. on January 18, 2013. A Stage 2 burn ban continues for Pierce County and a Stage 1 burn ban continues for Snohomish County. These bans are in effect until further notice.

The Northwest Navigator to cease publication

  • Jan 21, 2013 at 8:34AM

The Northwest Navigator will print its final weekly edition on March 29, 2013. After that final edition, there will no longer be an official or authorized Navy print newspaper for Commander, Navy Region Northwest, or our Installations: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Naval Station Everett, Naval Base Kitsap and Naval Magazine Indian Island.

Safe Harbor admin office aims to improve patient care

  • Jan 22, 2013 at 1:15AM

STANWOOD — A community resource serving hundreds of Arlington and Marysville patients a year hopes that its latest facility will help further improve its service for everyone.

Police searching for Marysville man missing since November

  • Jan 22, 2013 at 11:43AM

MARYSVILLE — Marysville Police are asking for the public's help in locating David Boyle, a longtime and well-respected resident of Marysville.

Arlington Police arrest suspect who led agencies on high-speed pursuit

  • Jan 22, 2013 at 3:26PM

ARLINGTON — A high-speed pursuit through north Snohomish County, Arlington and Marysville on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 22, resulted in the arrest of a 23-year-old Monroe man on multiple charges. The pursuit started at approximately 11:10 a.m. when Arlington Police officers located a stolen vehicle that, moments before, had been observed by a Snohomish County Sheriff's deputy in Arlington.

Burn bans lifted for Snohomish County, Tulalip and Stillaguamish tribes

  • Jan 22, 2013 at 4:23PM

Burn bans have been lifted for Snohomish County, as well as the Tulalip and Stillaguamish tribes.

A Braaap Tax | WEEKLY CARTOON

  • Jan 23, 2013 at 8:50AM

SR 531 between 43rd & 51st set to open at 5:15 p.m.

  • Jan 24, 2013 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON — The previous estimate that a stretch of State Route 531 would remain closed through 7 p.m. on Jan. 24 has been revised, and it's now expected at open at approximately 5:15 p.m.

Another flu death reported in Snohomish County

  • Jan 25, 2013 at 3:08PM

The Snohomish Health District reports five Snohomish County residents have died in the last month from the severe influenza (commonly called the "flu") that is circulating throughout Western Washington. All but one death was in people over age 70, and all had underlying medical conditions in addition to confirmed flu.

GOP change: flex or fracture? | OPINION

  • Jan 30, 2013 at 8:40AM

A report leaked from the Heritage Foundation indicates internal strife within the GOP’s shadowy Department of Unforeseen Results (DUR). The rift, centering on congressional stonewalling, pits GOP centrists against leadership. Nerdly Pimple, spokesman for the agency which was formed to neutralize unforeseen fallout from conservative policies, dared to suggest the F-word to Speaker Boehner when the fiscal cliff seems a certainty. DUR’s directors, who unanimously oppose Flexibility, were not amused.

Cougar girls fall to Knights

  • Jan 30, 2013 at 8:44AM

The Lakewood Cougars girls basketball team hosted King’s on Friday, Jan. 25, but couldn’t keep pace with the powerful Knights who walked away with a 70-37 victory.

WorkSource Snohomish County hosts healthcare job fair

  • Jan 30, 2013 at 1:45PM

EVERETT — WorkSource Snohomish County invites the community to attend a medical job fair on Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at WorkSource Everett, located in the Weyerhauser Room on the fourth floor at 3201 Smith Ave. in Everett.

Reward for info on eagle shootings goes up to $20,250

  • Jan 31, 2013 at 2:12PM

ARLINGTON — The Department of Fish and Wildlife's reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the shooter of four bald eagles, found dead east of Granite Falls on Jan. 9, now totals $20,250.

'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' this Super Bowl weekend

  • Jan 31, 2013 at 5:37PM

Motorists should be sure to plan safe rides home during the Super Bowl weekend, because the Target Zero teams in Snohomish, King and Pierce counties will be out looking for impaired drivers.

Volunteers needed for Walk MS 2013 at Tulalip

  • Feb 1, 2013 at 1:12AM

TULALIP — If you can volunteer to check in or cheer on walkers, or pass out food, you can help people living with multiple sclerosis on Saturday, April 13, when the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Northwest Chapter, conducts its annual Walk MS in Snohomish County.

Donate blood at EvCC Feb. 5-6

  • Feb 1, 2013 at 2:39AM

EVERETT — Everett Community College's Student Activities Health and Wellness Program is joining the Puget Sound Blood Center in conducting a blood drive on Feb. 5 and 6.

Missing Person Alert: Heather M. Hemmer

  • Feb 1, 2013 at 3:17PM

Snohomish County Sheriff's detectives are seeking the public's assistance in locating 28-year-old Heather M. Hemmer, a resident of Everett who has been missing since Jan. 11.

Will more gun control laws stop the perpetrator behind the gun? | GUEST OPINION

  • Feb 6, 2013 at 9:54AM

Following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, there have been a number of legislators who have introduced legislation in the Washington House of Representatives as a response. There are those who want to see stricter gun control laws. And on the other side, we’re seeing bills that would fight to protect the constitutional right to keep and bear arms.

Sound Publishing to purchase Everett Herald

  • Feb 6, 2013 at 12:32PM

Sound Publishing, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Washington Post Company to acquire the Everett Daily Herald, a 46,000 circulation daily and Sunday newspaper and its other print and online products. The transaction is expected to close in early March.

Safe Harbor pancake breakfast, silent auction Feb. 23

  • Feb 7, 2013 at 5:56PM

STANWOOD — Safe Harbor Free Clinic, a state-of-the-art medical facility providing quality health care and referral services to uninsured and under-insured patients in Arlington and Marysville, is scheduled to conduct its third annual pancake breakfast and silent auction on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Stanwood, with the goal of raising nearly $10,000.

Safe Harbor Podiatry Clinic takes appointments starting in March

  • Feb 11, 2013 at 3:07PM

STANWOOD — Safe Harbor, which serves Arlington and Marysville, is now taking appointments for its Podiatry Clinic starting in March. The Podiatry Clinic had previously been a walk-in clinic, but because of increasing demand, it's changing to by-appointment only.

'Getting Your House in Order' at Stillaguamish Senior Center on Feb. 26

  • Feb 14, 2013 at 5:09PM

SMOKEY POINT — A seminar on legal issues entitled "Getting Your House in Order" will be presented by attorney David E. Duskin, of the law firm of Bailey, Duskin & Peiffle, on Feb. 26 from noon to 1:30 p.m.

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