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Community Courage: Lessons from Oso
After 36 years as a firefighter and a police officer, Bruce Stedman thought he'd seen it all.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Event helps those who need help get school supplies
Jason Lee has been diagnosed with Crohn's disease since he was 19, but that diagnosis turned terminal three years ago.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Arlington passes smoke-free parks law
The City Council's unanimous decision to adopt a tobacco- and smoke-free law for all city parks Aug. 18 was preceded by some unorthodox testimony.
Studying genealogy is like being a detective of your own family
It doesn't take Sherlock Holmes to figure out why the group wants to hold it here again next year.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Bothell marijuana store claims it has stable supply
Danielle Greathouse assists Diane Saxton, of Bothell, at the Monday opening of Herbal Nation, a new recreational marijuana shop in Bothell.
Aiding the healing process: Oso fire chaplain Joel Johnson wants to keep helping
Chaplain Joel Johnson first came to the Oso fire station when he was asked to shadow another chaplain after the March 22nd mudslide.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Oso heroes receive thanks
Months after their initial efforts in response to the Highway 530 slide, Darrington and Oso firefighters received a show of support from visiting employees of Rairdon Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Marysville.
Business After Hours showcases smaller businesses, tours chamber offices
While the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce's Business After Hours is a regular event on the third Thursday of every month, the Aug. 21 meeting offers a few new features.
Change of focus: Photography gives retired deputy a new purpose
Jake Funston, a former deputy sheriff who was forced to retire after he was injured on duty, levels his camera while shooting photos on the Everett waterfront.
Arlington considering outdoor smoking ban
A proposal to ban smoking, electronic cigarettes and chewing tobacco at city parks and trails is set to go before the Arlington City Council on Monday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
2014 Muds to Suds Race
Hannah Scarth of Arlington, Wash., dives head first into the Holee Kow mud pit during the 3rd annual Mud to Suds race on Saturday morning August 16, 2014, at Hovander Park in Ferndale, Wash.
City considers tobacco ban in parks
Arlington parks moved one step closer to being smoke-free Aug. 11, when city staff presented a proposed law to ban tobacco from the city's parks.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Grant to help Stilly Valley economy
The U.S. Economic Development Administration has announced that it has awarded Economic Alliance Snohomish County a $150,000 grant to develop a long-term economic redevelopment strategy for the North Stillaguamish Valley.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Planning Commission proposes cap on marijuana producers, processors
The city's 90-day moratorium on accepting business license applications for marijuana producers and processors is set to sunset this fall.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
An ugly intruder invades perfection
The Confederate flag I spotted last week could have been darn near anywhere. It could have been in Everett, rural Snohomish County or on Whidbey Island.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Police to crack down on DUI of alcohol, pot, other drugs
With marijuana now legal in the state, police are prepared to crack down on users who drive under the influence.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Sun Aug 10, 2014
In Our View/WSU and the Oso Mudslide: Making a community whole
Life's mystery is that nothing goes as planned. The heartbreak of the March 22 Oso mudslide gave way to unscripted acts of selflessness and grace.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Camanoa s Restoration Church aims to offer resources for everyone
The Rev. Gary Ray aims to teach the Scripture in a way that is understandable and relevant, but not superficial, he said.