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Wet conditions allow Fire Marshal to lift burn ban

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 5:12PM

Due to wet conditions, the Snohomish County Fire Marshal has lifted the current burn ban for all unincorporated areas of Snohomish County. This means that anyone with a residential burn permit will now be allowed to conduct a controlled burn.

Cascade Valley Hospital proposed budget, levies discussed on Oct. 17

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Oct 16, 2012 at 3:43PM

ARLINGTON — The proposed budget and levies for Snohomish County Public Hospital District 3 will be the subject of a meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Cascade Valley Hospital.

Protestors show support for local Walmart workers

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 11:37AM

Walmart stores throughout Western Washington, including Arlington and Tulalip, became the sites of actions on Wednesday, Oct. 10, on behalf of Walmart employees across America who have protested their working conditions.

Candidates face off at Chamber forum

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 11:50AM

State Legislature candidates from the 10th and 39th districts answered questions from the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce during their candidates forum on Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the Medallion Hotel in Smokey Point.

Oct. 29 is the last day to register for Nov. 6 Presidential Election

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 9:41AM

The Snohomish County Auditor's Office will remain open until 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 29 to accommodate last minute voter registrations for new voters. Monday, Oct. 29, is the last day new voters in Washington state may register to vote for the upcoming Nov. 6 Presidential Election.

Lakewood School Board member resigns

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 2:20PM

LAKEWOOD — After serving on the Lakewood School District Board of Directors since Dec. 5, 2001, Board member Ken Christiansen is resigning this year.

Volunteers needed for United Way's free tax prep site in Snohomish County

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 9:02PM

Volunteers are needed to help Snohomish County residents keep more of what they earn, as part of United Way's IRS-approved free tax preparation program in 2013.

Marysville All-City Food Drive starts Nov. 3

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 10:54PM

MARYSVILLE — Volunteers will kick off the Marysville All-City Food Drive on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to help neighbors in need this holiday season by collecting donations of money, food and unused toys.

'Build Your Own Rain Barrel' workshop in Arlington Nov. 3

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 10:56PM

ARLINGTON — The Snohomish Conservation District is conducting a "Build Your Own Rain Barrel" workshop on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Pioneer Hall in Arlington.

Naval Station Everett stages harbor security exercise Oct. 24-25

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 1:07PM

EVERETT — Naval Station Everett will be conducting security drills in the harbor around the base on Wednesday, Oct. 24, and Thursday, Oct. 25, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. both days. The exercise will include security boat maneuvers and the use of automatic weapon blank rounds to increase training realism. There will also be pyrotechnic visual and sound effects. Exercise participants will not be issued live ammunition.

Lakewood/Arlington Composite High School Mountain Bike Teams looking for riders

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 2:38PM

ARLINGTON — As Washington state enters its third year in the Washington Cycling League, area high schoolers are gearing up for mountain bike race season. Fourteen students from Arlington, Lakewood and Burlington participated on the Lakewood and Arlington Composite Mountain Bike Teams last year, with Lakewood riders placing eighth and Arlington Composite placing 10th out of 21 teams overall.

An Undecided Voter | WEEKLY CARTOON

  • Oct 24, 2012 at 1:16PM

Campaign rhetoric misses the big picture | OPINION

  • Oct 24, 2012 at 1:18PM

While 12.5 million workers remain unemployed, politicians blame each other for a weak job market using arguments like these:

Arlington, Marysville celebrate Halloween

  • Oct 24, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Oct 25, 2012 at 12:51PM

While a number of Halloween-themed community events will kick off during the weekend before Halloween itself, the Downtown Marysville Merchants Association will be commemorating Halloween on Oct. 31.

Larson visits Arlington manufacturing facilities

  • Oct 24, 2012 at 1:55PM

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen’s visit to the former facilities for Bayliner and U.S. Marine adjacent to the Arlington Airport on Wednesday, Oct. 17, found an area that’s at more than half of its occupancy, according to Brent Nicholson, one of the partners in the ownership group for the site.

Arrest made in Smokey Point Subway robbery

  • Oct 25, 2012 at 1:25PM

ARLINGTON — On Wednesday, Oct. 24, officers from the Stillaguamish Tribal Police Department assisted the Arlington Police Department in locating and detaining a 25-year-old homeless man in relation to the Smokey Point Subway Restaurant robbery that occurred at 8:03 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2. The man's last known residence was in Arlington.

Johnny Cash tribute at Stillaguamish Grange Nov. 10

  • Oct 25, 2012 at 5:08PM

STANWOOD — Stillaguamish Grange 1058, at 6521 Pioneer Highway in Stanwood, will be hosting a tribute to Johnny Cash on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 6-11 p.m.

Lakewood School Board study session on Oct. 30 to include bond campaign, project discussions

  • Oct 25, 2012 at 5:17PM

LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood School District Board of Directors has a study session scheduled for 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30, in the Board room of portable 209 at English Crossing Elementary.

Tulalip Tribes 'Raising Hands' for community service

  • Oct 26, 2012 at 5:27PM

TULALIP — The Tulalip Tribes are staging their annual "Raising Hands" dinner on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 5:30 p.m. in the Orca Ballroom of the Tulalip Resort Hotel and Casino.

Arlington Rotary sponsoring year-long international high school exchange

  • Oct 30, 2012 at 1:00AM

ARLINGTON — The Rotary Club of Arlington is sponsoring a year-long exchange for high school students as part of the Rotary International Youth Exchange Program. The Arlington Club has sponsored Sandra Maroto Lombao from Madrid, Spain, for the 2012-13 school year and sent Samantha Arndt, a sophomore from Lakewood High School, to France for a year.

Arlington/Marysville Community Choir forming to present Handel's 'Messiah'

  • Oct 30, 2012 at 1:07AM

ARLINGTON — George Fredric Handel's "Messiah" will soon fill the rafters of the Linda M. Byrnes Performing Arts Center in Arlington. All area vocalists and instrumentalists are welcome to join the Arlington Community Choir, which forms every two years to present this musical classic.

LHS hosts Veterans Day assembly, brunch Nov. 9

  • Oct 30, 2012 at 12:49PM

LAKEWOOD — Lakewood High School, at 17023 11th Ave. NE, will serve as the site for an assembly and brunch for all veterans on Friday, Nov. 9, in honor of Veterans Day.

Whooping cough shot clinics at EvCC Nov. 13

  • Oct 30, 2012 at 3:55PM

EVERETT — Low-income, uninsured college students and other adults will be offered free whooping cough shots from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in Room 105 of Everett Community College's Whitehorse Hall. Those under 18 years of age need a parent or guardian's signature for permission to vaccinate.

Minimum Wage Hike | WEEKLY CARTOON

  • Oct 31, 2012 at 12:09PM

Mountain bike teams join new league

  • Oct 31, 2012 at 12:16PM

For Lakewood and Arlington high school mountain bikers, it’s time to get ready for the new season. The teams, which practice together, formed three years ago and last year were ranked the No. 8 and No. 10 teams overall.

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