The Lake Stevens Journal Online
United Way announces $7.9 million in targeted community grants
United Way of Snohomish County will be investing $7.9 million over three years toward 107 programs in Snohomish County addressing a set of priorities identified by three panels of volunteers.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Driver OK after semi rolls over on I-5 near Stanwood
No serious injuries were reported Thursday morning when a semi-truck and trailer rolled over on northbound I-5 in the Stanwood area.
WSP: Bellingham driver causes fatal crash near Arlington
A Bellingham man caused a crash that killed a woman just east of Arlington Wednesday evening, June 12, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Viewpoints: Thanks to the community, 107 programs get funding
As this year's United Way Board Chair and Campaign Chair we are very excited about some new investments United Way is about to make back into our community.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Stanwood throws cold water on proposed male strip club
City Hall officials received an application in May for a review of plans to establish a private club in downtown Stanwood.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
The Monroe Monitor & Valley News
Death of family of four stuns St. Marya s congregation
A Stanwood family of four, killed last week in a car crash when a car in front of theirs pulled out suddenly into their path, were long-time parishioners of St. Mary of the Valley Catholic Church in Monroe, and this week there will be services for them there.
Community Health Centers of Snohomish County open in Arlington this summer
Beginning in August, low-income families will have a new choice of where to go for health care.
Stanwood steps up for school
Mark Shepler's son Alex came home earlier this year, sad that not everyone at school had a computer to use.
Fri May 31, 2013
Communities left reeling: Family of four killed on way to visit relatives
Gabriel Ochoa and Dioselina Buenrostro are shown at their wedding in Monroe several years ago, with their daughters, Sandra Ochoa and Yesenia "Jessie" Ochoa.
Thu May 30, 2013
South Whidbey Record
The fix is in for put bulls
Spay-neuter is available to Whidbey Island pit bulls and pit bull mixes. Owners are asked to pay what they can.
Wed May 29, 2013
International Business Times
Family Of 4 Killed In Washington Car Crash: Stanwood Clan Included...
A family of four from Washington State was killed after their SUV became submerged in water after crashing into a canal Sunday.
Wenatchee DUI Results Thrown Out By Officer Error
A Chelan County District Court Judge has thrown out breath test results in a drunken driving case because of an error by a Wenatchee police officer.
Tue May 28, 2013
4 who died in crash Sunday were from Stanwood
The family of four who died when their car went into an irrigation canal over the weekend were from Stanwood, Snohomish County.
Contested car dealership closer to reality
Tom Lane hopes to break ground later this year on a new Dwayne Lane's Chevrolet dealership along I-5, just south of Highway 530 at Island Crossing.
Mon May 27, 2013
KHQ Weather Authority: Here's Your Updated Forecast
Tuesday: Mostly cloudy skies and a chance of showers around mid-day. Most shower activity will be over the N. Panhandle and NW Montana.
Front Porch: Stanwood workshop teaches shoreline stewardship
Stewardship workshop A free workshop Saturday aims to teach shoreline property owners how to be good environmental stewards.
Stanwood family of 4 dies in canal crash - Mon, 27 May 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A family of four from Stanwood, Wash., north of Everett, died Sunday when their car crashed into a flowing irrigation canal and submerged near George, Wash.
Thinking like a teacher: Super kid Rosalba Perez wants to share what she's learned
Rosalba Perez, a senior at Arlington High School who would like to become a teacher, volunteers helping EvCC English language learners.
Thu May 23, 2013
The Lake Stevens Journal Online
Free workshop focuses on shoreline protection
Snohomish County and Island County residents wanting to learn how they can protect and maintain their shoreline property in Port Susan are invited to a free workshop at the Stillaguamish Grange Hall on Saturday, June 1. The event, hosted by the Northwest Straits Foundation and the Snohomish County Marine Resources Committee in partnership with ... (more)