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HiJinx Carnival treats grade school kids to Halloween fun Oct. 26

  • Oct 23, 2013 at 1:38PM

LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood School District doesn't want their grade school kids to be left out of the seasonal fun on the weekend before Halloween, which is why Lakewood Elementary, English Crossing Elementary and Cougar Creek Elementary have come together again to stage the annual HiJinx Carnival from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, in the gymnasium of Lakewood High School.

Oso disaster victims get special unemployment claims phone line

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 2:53PM

The Employment Security Department has activated a special unemployment-benefits phone line for people affected by the Oso mudslide.

17 victims identified by Medical Examiner's office

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 2:49PM

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office has released the names of 17 victims of the March 22 Oso mudslide that it has positively identified.

28 confirmed dead, 20 still listed as missing in wake of Oso mudslide

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 10:35PM

ARLINGTON — As of 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 1, the official death toll of the Oso mudslide included 28 victims in the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's office, of whom 22 had been identified and six had not, while another victim's body was found in the debris during the day, but had not been added to the official count, because the body had not been retrieved and sent to the ME's office.

Challenges to leadership in an era of change | OPINION

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 9:30AM

We were all invited to the Marysville Summit on Education held on March 29 at Marysville Getchell High. Change is the reason we should have attended. The school district has a new superintendent. The county has a new County Exec. Out with the old and in with the new. Newcomers’ decisions will certainly affect our lives, so we share an interest in how they manage the challenges of their jobs.

Veterans Job Fair set for April 3 in Smokey Point

  • Apr 2, 2014 at 1:40PM

Naval Station Everett Fleet and Family Support Center will host a biannual Veterans Job Fair Thursday, April 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their Smokey Point Totem Recreation Center (13922 45th Ave, Marysville). All veterans and their family members are welcome to attend.

Communities pitch in to help Oso victims

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 2:19PM

The Arlington and Marysville communities have continued to show their support for the survivors of the Oso mudslide through a series of local fundraising events throughout the week.

Veterans’ Job Fair draws hundreds

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 1:06AM

MARYSVILLE — The Snohomish County Regional Veterans’ Job and Resource Fair was unable to return to the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville on Thursday, April 3, due to the ongoing response to the Oso mudslide, so the Totem Recreation Center at the Naval Support Complex, just a block east, played host to the event’s 50 on-site employers and hundreds of visitors.

Smokey Point Plant Farm hosts Master Gardener clinics

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 1:04AM

SMOKEY POINT — The Plant Farm at Smokey Point is presenting a series of Master Gardener clinics throughout the month of April.

Next ‘Relay Rally’ set for April 8 in Arlington

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:38AM

ARLINGTON — After they helped “Paint the Town Purple” on Saturday, March 22, the organizers and participants of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life for Arlington are inviting current and prospective volunteers to their next “Relay Rally” meeting from 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, located at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington.

Ways you can help the Oso mudslide victims

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:40AM

Those who are interested in pitching in for the survivors of the Oso mudslide can contribute throughout the weeks ahead, but they’d be advised to keep their weekends free for special events.

Rep. Smith plans April 9 telephone town hall

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:41AM

Residents of the 10th Legislative District will have the opportunity to take part in an hour-long “telephone town hall” with state Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, on Wednesday, April 9, at 6:30 p.m.

Arlington plans Easter Egg Hunt

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 11, 2014 at 8:35PM

ARLINGTON — The city of Arlington Recreation Department is planning the annual Easter Egg Hunt for Saturday, April 19, at 11 a.m. in the open space on the south end of the Arlington Airport.

Crews continue work at Oso mudslide

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:47AM

OSO — The Oso mudslide recovery effort received some welcome news on Wednesday, April 2, when President Obama approved a major disaster declaration for not only Snohomish County, but also the Stillaguamish, Tulalip and Sauk-Suiattle tribes. However, its progress continues to be measured at an incremental pace, two weeks after the disaster which swept across State Route 530 and the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River.

Communities plan Arbor Day, Earth Day activities

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 12:37AM

Saturday, April 12, will be a big day for the environment in both Arlington and Marysville, whether you’re observing Arbor Day at the Country Charm Park and Conservation Area in Arlington or Earth Day at Allen Creek in Marysville.

ME’s office updates list of missing, dead

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 23, 2014 at 1:09AM

As of Tuesday, April 22, the official death toll of the Oso mudslide included 41 victims in the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s office, all of whom were identified:

Obama confirms visit to Oso slide on April 22

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 8:07AM

President Barack Obama has confirmed reports from Gov. Jay Inslee, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and U.S. senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell that he will visit the scene of the Oso mudslide on April 22.

Cougars advance to District Tournament

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 2:44PM

The Lakewood girls soccer team is headed to the 2013 2A District 1/2 Girls Soccer Tournament on Nov. 2, at Bellingham’s Civic Stadium. They will face Squalicum at 1 p.m.

Walk MS returns to Tulalip April 12

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:41PM

TULALIP — Walk MS Snohomish County is returning to the Tulalip Amphitheatre in Quil Ceda Village on Saturday, April 12, to raise funds for research, services and programs for people living with multiple sclerosis.

Marysville Ford breaks ground at new location

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:22PM

MARYSVILLE — Victor Fernandez’s first job in the automotive industry was in 1994, and 10 years later, he opened the Marysville Ford dealership in 2004 as its co-owner.

Crews continue work at Oso mudslide

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:56PM

OSO — Another week of steady incremental progress in recovery work at the site of the Oso mudslide was highlighted by President Barack Obama confirming reports from Gov. Jay Inslee, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and U.S. senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell that he will visit the scene of the mudslide on April 22.

Free tax help continues

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:09PM

MARYSVILLE — United Way of Snohomish County’s free tax preparation at Goodwill’s Marysville Job Training and Education Center will remain available through Tuesday, April 15.

Klein reviews first months in office, progress of Oso recovery

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:48PM

SMOKEY POINT — Snohomish County Council member Ken Klein had planned on addressing the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, April 8, about his first few months in office, but as the Arlington native noted, “All our lives were radically changed by what happened in Oso.”

Opportunity Expo returns April 22

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:31PM

TULALIP — The Marysville School District's third annual Opportunity Expo is coming on Tuesday, April 22.

United Way gives $45K to send Darrington kids to camp, replace household items

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 5:24PM

In a continuing effort to address the needs of families impacted by the State Route 530 flood and mudslide, United Way is partnering with two highly regarded local organizations. Up to $24,750 will help Camp Fire USA's Snohomish County Council, to send 50 children from Darrington to Camp Killoqua this summer. Another $20,000 will help the North Sound Society of St. Vincent de Paul distribute full sets of new, pre-packaged household items to people who lost their homes in the March 22 mudslide.

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