54 min ago
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.
5 hrs ago
Pizza Hut Franchise Donates $200,000 to Washington's Red Cross
A franchise of Pizza Hut has made a large donation to help the state of Washington recover from local disasters.
17 hrs ago
Rescue workers grateful for countless acts of kindness
Harper and Assistant Fire Chief Toby Hyde have been searching for the right words and the right ways to thank everyone who sent donations and cards and shared thoughts and prayers after the March 22 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.
Flood season will carry new risks for Stillaguamish Valley this year
Snohomish County officials have kept close watch on the North Fork Stillaguamish River upstream and downstream from where a mountainside gave way on March 22, killing 43 people and violently reshaping the landscape.
Delays short on road to Darrington five months after deadly Oso mudslide
When Lawrence Jacobson of Olympia set off on one of his outdoor adventures earlier this month he considered a trip to the Darrington area in the North Cascades.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Front Porch: New shelves coming to Arlington Library
The returns drop box will also be closed. Customers with items to return may keep them until Sept.
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.
Teens on Darrington Youth Council serve as role models for their peers
Raini Wilson holds her son, Jaxon Androit, 2, steady as Kerinlyn Bullock cuts his hair during Project Homeless Connect 2014 at Evergreen Middle School in Everett on July 10. Shannon DuCharme, left, helps Raelynn Palladend, 4, try on shoes during Project Homeless Connect 2014 at Evergreen Middle School in Everett, WA.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
'Biggest Little Festival in The Northwest'
As means to get the third and final day of the 14th annual Summer Meltdown started, dozens of attendees took to the sands of the Stillaguamish River to cool off and prepare for the evening's upcoming musical acts Sunday, August 10, 2014, at the Whitehorse Mountain Amphitheater in Darrington, Wash.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Mariners to Salute Residents, Rescuers of Oso Area
The Seattle Mariners say they will pay tribute to the resilience of the people who live between Arlington and Darrington, as well as volunteers and first responders to the Oso mudslide.
Pretty in pastels: Artists hope their works bring smiles after the Oso slide
For a time after the Oso mudslide that killed 43 people in March, Jude Galbraith wondered if she should cancel a summer gathering of regional artists in the Stillaguamish Valley.
Dedication of columbarium for mudslide victims set for Aug. 16
A columbarium dedicated to the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is set to be unveiled Saturday at the Darrington Cemetery.
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.
Pick a card and a hike with deck of Mountain Loop Trail cards
For the deck featuring trails, each pack includes a card giving the basic details of the hike, distance, elevation gain and such.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Darrington economy recovering after landslide
The community that was deeply impacted by the Oso Landslide is showing sales at the local IGA and recreation businesses to be at pre-recession levels.
Weekend best bets: Lots of music, food, wine and more
Celebrate the Stilly: The annual Stillaguamish Festival of the River and Pow Wow is Friday and Saturday at River Meadows County Park on Jordan Road.
Galleries and exhibitions
'Creative Stream' by Holly Cannell is part of the fourth annual Big August Hoobajoob art show on Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Mansford Grange Hall in Darrington.
Thu Aug 07, 2014