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Granite Falls police arrest suspect in drug and property crimes
One arrest has been made and another is anticipated in connection with an investigation into drugs and property crimes in Granite Falls.
3 great day hikes for kids
Hopefully that last post inspired you to pack a snack and hit the trail! In case you are wondering where to go for your first hikes, here are my reviews of the trails we have explored this month.
a Mayora of Machias ruled over polar plunge crowd
Jim Young wore lots of hats. Through the years, he was known as "mayor" of Machias, commodore of the Pilchuck Yacht Club, drummer in the Snohomish Sauerkraut Band, and the jovial leader of a pack of New Year's Day polar bears.
From hikes to history and the falls, Granite Falls a worthy destination
That's what city planning commissioner and local historian Fred Cruger calls Granite Falls - the actual waterfall and town namesake - on the south fork of the Stillaguamish River.
Explore Granite Falls: There's more than just the falls in this historic town
Rosalio and Rebeca Montes, of Chihuahua, Mexico, relax in the sun on the bank of the South Fork Stillaguamish River outside of Granite Falls on July 9. The Monteses were in town visiting family who live in Marysville.
Around Snohomish County
Granite Falls: Fire levy vote planned in fall Snohomish County Fire District 17 in Granite Falls has decided to ask voters for an emergency medical service levy this fall.
Front Porch: Mill Creek art walk
Scrap metal recycling in Granite Falls: Relay for Life Granite Falls plans to sponsor a scrap metal recycling event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the IGA Granite Falls Market, 115 N. Granite Ave. Items like water heaters, stoves, refrigerators and car rims can be dropped off, along with other scrap metal.
Serious fireworks injuries in Washington
The Peninsula Daily News reports 20-year-old Justin Holland of the Seattle area remains in intensive care.
Manufacturing innovation: Granite Falls teacher wins statewide award from aerospace center
Granite Falls High School shop teacher Michael Werner poses Thursday for a portrait with two of the EcoCars created by his students.
Man jumps out of SUV near Marysville; crash follows
According to the Washington State Patrol, the 27-year-old Marysville man was a passenger in a Chevrolet Tahoe driven by a 16-year-old Stanwood girl and heading north on Highway 9 at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday.
Buzz Inn lands new site in Granite Falls
A new Buzz Inn Steakhouse is scheduled to open in Granite Falls this fall, but not at the Stanley Street location that for months has been fenced off and labeled as a future Buzz Inn.
Gearing up for next year: Granite Falls junior Jeremy Miller to build on his interests
Answer: I start off my schedule early in the morning with zero-hour entrepreneurship, which is running the student store.
Granite Falls police chief shares fun fact
Here's a fun bit of trivia that didn't make my June 9 story about the new police chief in Granite Falls: David Bowman, a Snohomish County sheriff's sergeant, took up the assignment earlier this year.