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Larsen tours Arlington Airport, schools, businesses

ARLINGTON U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen had a busy day in Arlington April 11.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Local Special Olympian heads to regional competition with confidence

ARLINGTON Austin Worthing is competing in the Special Olympics for the second time this year, and while he might have other challenges to overcome, a lack of confidence is clearly not one of them.

  • Aug 27, 2008

NEWS BRIEFS

North County Fire seeks funds

  • Aug 27, 2008

Taking to the air at the Fly-In

ARLINGTON Maxwell Propulsion Systems is gearing up for its first Fly-In.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Duck Dash wings it

ARLINGTON After 20 years, its a first. The ducks of The Great Stilly Duck Dash were not able to go into the river because the water was just too high and too fast.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Chief Gray out as Arlingtons top cop

ARLINGTON The city of Arlington terminated Police Chief John Grays employment contract Monday night. The action was tucked away in the consent agenda of the July 7 Arlington City Council meeting agenda.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Eating, parades, fireworks all part of Fourth of July

ARLINGTON Ice cream, pies, parade floats and fireworks were all part of the city of Arlingtons first Fourth of July celebration since the reopening of Olympic Avenue.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Arlington Librarys birthday attracts attendees both old, new

ARLINGTON As the Arlington community looks to the possibility of a new building for their library, the Arlington Library celebrated its 25-year anniversary at its current location Sept. 30, drawing in civic officials, local entertainers and patrons new and old alike.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Klein wins $1,000 from Safeway; hands it to Arlington Boys and Girls Club

ARLINGTON What a guy. Bill Klein received $1,000 from his employer and immediately handed it over to the Arlington Boys and Girls Club.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Hometown Support sends calendars, care packages to service members

DARRINGTON For the past five years, a group of Darrington-area residents has come together, twice each year, to put together care packages for local military personnel, but it wasnt until this holiday season that they were officially deemed the Hometown Support for those troops.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Snow Day brings Arlington to standstill

ARLINGTON Many Arlington-area residents were left without power or transportation in the wake of the seasons first snowfall, as Nov. 27 saw both the city of Arlington and the Arlington School District closed for business, along with several of the communitys downtown merchants.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Community responds to family devastated by fire

ARLINGTON Just imagine everything you use on a day-to-day basis, even the stuff that you dont even bother committing to your memory bank, all gone, said Joe Daves, owner of Jaftys Cycle Works in Arlington. Five minutes was all it took for us. We woke up and it was over.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Arlington Heights meeting addresses home safety

Arlington Heights Improvement Club will be sponsoring a town meeting regarding recent home break-ins in the Arlington Heights Area, Tuesday Dec

  • Aug 27, 2008

ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS

Rudiger earns WWU scholarships

  • Aug 27, 2008

Trafton School listed on state Historic Register, Natl Register of Historic Places

ARLINGTON The Trafton Elementary School building has been in continuous operation for nearly a century, but it wasnt until this year that it was listed on both the Washington State Historic Register and the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Stillaguamish Tribe plants trees at adopted Hatt Slough boat launch

STANWOOD Volunteers from the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians and Stanwood High School planted more than 300 native trees and shrubs from the Tribes BankSavers nursery at Hatt Slough Oct. 31, through the Department of Natural Resources Adopt an Access program.

  • Aug 27, 2008

AHS HiQ team comes in 3rd at semifinals

EVERETT The Arlington High School HiQ team got shot down in the semifinals before they could compete in this years HiQ championship.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Big dog and cat visit barbershop

Debbie and Randy Howell and Lydia Johnson, of Magic Shears, had visitors at their barbershop on Olympic Avenue recently when this big dog and cat were wandering around town distributing coupons for a $1 off of dog or cat food at Millers Natural Pet Center

  • Aug 27, 2008

February Boy and Girl of the Month

Brandon Allen and Brooke Elmore were selected as the February Boy and Girl of the Month at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club because of their constant good attitudes and willingness to help out at the club.

  • Aug 27, 2008