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Suicide watch: Expert explains what to look for, where to find help

MARYSVILLE – While the nation was reading about the high-profile suicide of Washington State University quarterback Tyler Hilinski, Marysville Crisis Support Team chaplain Greg Kanehen… Continue reading

Homeless count helps them connect with services

ARLINGTON – Bobby Gunn camped out on the floor, propped up on his backpack to get a meal and some shuteye at the Suds n’… Continue reading

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                                Students use technology in an older classroom, led by teacher Nathan McGehee, in the Marysville School District.

M’ville school taxes drop; state’s to go up

MARYSVILLE – Let’s start with the good news. Your tax bill for the Marysville School District is going to drop. The bad news is taxes… Continue reading

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                                Students use technology in an older classroom, led by teacher Nathan McGehee, in the Marysville School District.

Marysville hears State of the City, Chamber

MARYSVILLE – Mayor Jon Nehring reiterated his stance against giving money to panhandlers in his State of the City address at the Marysville-Tulalip Chamber of… Continue reading

A change in the winds: Stilly Tribe breaks ground on $64 million casino-hotel expansion (slide show)

By Douglas Buell dbuell@arlingtontimes.com ARLINGTON - The Stillaguamish Tribe broke ground Tuesday on a $64 million expansion for its Angel of the Winds Resort Casino… Continue reading

Homeless ‘point in time’ counts those living at edge of society

ARLINGTON – Bobby Gunn camped out on the floor, propped up on his backpack to get a meal and some shuteye at the Suds n’… Continue reading

M’ville comes out with big wins in legislature

MARYSVILLE – You would have thought Marysville won the NFC Championship. Elected and city officials were all smiles Monday at the council meeting talking about… Continue reading

SnoCo tries to detox addicted inmates in jail

EVERETT - The Snohomish County Jail has launched a pilot program for medication-assisted detox for inmates with heroin or other opioid addictions. The medical unit… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

Arlington grade school teacher arrested after threat

By Caleb Hutton For the Arlington Times ARLINGTON — A gym teacher at an Arlington elementary school was arrested this week after telling another teacher… Continue reading

Presidents Elementary, Arlington schools office clear lockdown; district employee in custody

ARLINGTON – Presidents Elementary and the Arlington Public Schools district office were placed on modified lockdown today in response to threats made by a district… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

APS superintendent delivers state of district address

ARLINGTON – Long-term strategic planning completed by Arlington Public Schools last year is turning words into action for how the district will deliver quality education… Continue reading

Angel of the Winds to break ground on largest expansion

ARLINGTON – The Stillaguamish Tribe plans to break ground Tuesday on a $60 million expansion for its Angel of the Winds Resort Casino – the… Continue reading

For this Marysville event décor business, inflation is good

“Do these balloons blow up into funny shapes?” asked a man eyeing a display rack in a Midwest convenience store. Feisty old cashier: “Well, no…not… Continue reading

AHS’s AFJROTC in jeopardy safe for now

ARLINGTON – For 12 years, the Air Force Junior ROTC program at Arlington High School has been developing students of character, teaching flight science and… Continue reading

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                                Terrie Decker helps her daughter Tawna into their car after being dropped off by the school bus. Decker wants Tawna’s previous driver back because he knew how to deal with her special needs.

Mom wants disabled daughter’s school bus driver back

MARYSVILLE – Kids who ride a school bus can become close to their drivers - they see them all the time. That can especially be… Continue reading

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                                Terrie Decker helps her daughter Tawna into their car after being dropped off by the school bus. Decker wants Tawna’s previous driver back because he knew how to deal with her special needs.

Marysville police investigate weekend freeway off-ramp crashes; 1 fatality

MARYSVILLE - Marysville intestigators are still investigating separate crashes from last weekend at the Interstate 5 off-ramp and Fourth Street that left one driver dead… Continue reading

New Lakewood-Smokey Point Library celebrates grand opening

SMOKEY POINT – When Laura Wild’s family moved from Marysville two decades ago, her two children checked out 40 books at a time on frequent… Continue reading

Drugs be gone

Snohomish County works on new law that, like Marysville’s, would help it shut down drug and nuisance houses

The push for diversity, equity in Arlington schools

ARLINGTON – With Martin Luther King Jr. on the minds of many this weekend, Arlington Public Schools leaders are deep in the midst of building… Continue reading

District 12, M’ville to continue RFA talks

MARYSVILLE – Let’s try Option 2. The City Council decided Monday night to still attempt to form a Regional Fire Authority with Snohomish County Fire… Continue reading