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  1. Arlington, Darrington establish Youth CouncilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | Arlington Times

    The purpose of the youth councils is to advise their respective mayors and city councils on issues that relate to and affect the youth of the two communities, providing a forum for young people's perspectives and fostering connections between area teens and municipal government. Sarah Lopez, who's served as recreation and communications manager for Arlington, explained that each council will consist of seven people who reside within the Arlington or Darrington school districts.

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  2. Olympic fever hits ArlingtonRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Arlington Times

    In honor of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the Arlington Sno-Isle Library sought to combine competitive fun and food at the empty field adjacent to the facility. The games coincided with Sno Isle's theme of "On your Markget setread!" which encouraged kids to keep reading over the summer.

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  3. Arlington looks at continuing with drug and gang task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | North Sound

    Deputy Chief Dan Cone said the city has been a longtime member of the task force, and the city "gets a lot out of it to combat the drug epidemic." He said federal funds provides a portion of the cost, and that the task force is looking into abatement for other funds.

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  4. Arlington firefighters battle blazes in Eastern WashingtonRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2016 | Arlington Times

    The request for state mobilization came into the Arlington Fire Department at approximately 7:30 p.m. July 31. Crews were mobilized and at the meeting point in Monroe by approximately 9:30 p.m. For the next week, Arlington firefighters were deployed to at least five wildfires in Eastern Washington: at Palouse Falls, Prosser, Road 10 in Grant County, Lower Crab Creek and South Ward Gap. "The crews were first sent to a fire in Prosser, and were being demobilized to come home, when another fast-moving brush fire broke out in Moses Lake," said Capt.

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  5. Arlington Heights, Silvana scrap plans for Regional Fire AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Less than a week after Chief Travis Hots confirmed that Getchell Fire District 22 had pulled out of consideration for a proposed Regional Fire Authority, Arlington Heights Fire District 21 and Silvana Fire District 19 confirmed that they've scrapped their plans for an RFA, too. "We're all just stepping out of this for a while," Arlington Heights Fire Commissioner Jim Strago said.

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  6. Heather Logan hired as new Arlington assistant city administratorRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | Arlington Times

    When Heather Logan retired from Cascade Valley Hospital after 22 years, she wasn't expecting to get another job after 22 months. But when a friend texted her the listing for Arlington's assistant city administrator position, she couldn't resist applying.

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  7. "Conversations with a Cop" provides one-on-one Q&A with policeRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | North Sound

    A meeting that was originally slated for half an hour wound up extending well past an hour, as Sargent answered questions, at times even chuckling over the tangents the discussions led to. "There's no better way to do my job than to work with the community itself," Sargent said.

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  8. Singer honors slain friends by performing at Oso festivalRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2016 | Arlington Times

    So when she found out bands were needed for the Oso River Rock Festival in honor of the slain couple, she put together a group and came down from British Columbia. Addison Martin, 7, of Oso loved playing with the baby chicks, while Kaylee and Chloe Voyer of Shoreline enjoyed feeding the goats.

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  9. Arlington Night Out Against Crime responds to residents' concernsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Gleneagle was but one of the 12 neighborhoods in Arlington that hosted the annual National Night Out Against Crime Aug. 2, but its golf course country club was packed with residents eager to hear from police and city officials. City Councilwoman Jesica Stickles was joined by Chris Young, community and economic development director, in kicking off the presentations, during which they summarized Arlington's progress in dealing with panhandling and homelessness.

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  10. Blue stripes show support for policeRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2016 | North Sound

    Within the first half-hour, the volunteer crew of firefighters, parents and other community members at Presidents Elementary had applied blue stripes to 50 vehicles. The swatches of blue duct tape, laid down on the motorists' rear windows after a thorough Windex cleaning job, are meant to show their solidarity with law enforcement, both locally and across the country.

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  11. Zombies show fun side of Arlington JROTCRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2016 | North Sound

    When Arlington had its Fourth of July parade, spectators probably were surprised see Halloween-themed zombie cadets lurching along Olympic Avenue. The unique parade entry, and the haunted house attraction that will return this fall, were the brainchild of Jacquelyn Murray, a senior at Arlington High School who wants to see its Air Force Junior ROTC program continue long after she's gone.

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  12. M'ville motorcyclist seriously injured in crash in ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | North Sound

    A Marysville man, 59, suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday in a motorcycle crash on Highway 530 just west of Arlington. The man was westbound on a Harley Davidson when the driver of an eastbound GMC Envoy reportedly made an illegal U-turn, said trooper Mark Francis with the Washington State Patrol.

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  13. Oso River Rock Festival for locals; support, volunteers neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | North Sound

    When Jana Hecla started the Oso River Rock Festival last summer, the goal was to have something fun to help the community heal from the Oso landslide. The free festival behind the store in the Oso Town Center Field will start with acoustic music Friday, Aug. 5, from 6-10 p.m. at 30230 Oso Loop Road in Arlington.

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  14. M'ville firefighters picket at City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | North Sound

    Firefighters were picketing at City Hall this morning, turning up the heat on the City Council to choose a Regional Fire Authority form of government for the fire department. Two weeks ago, a number of firefighters attended a council meeting to show support for an RFA.

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  15. Arlington officer wants to know why he was firedRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Former Arlington police officer Jason Rhodes was reprimanded in 2010 for not following proper procedures after a minor accident involving his patrol car. Rhodes backed into a cable box on July 31, 2010.

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  16. Arlington police chief talks with Obama at White House about community policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Police Chief Jonathan Ventura of Arlington participated recently in some of President Barack Obama's meetings at the White House on modern policing. "It was a tremendous honor for me to attend these briefings and represent the city and the men and women of the Arlington Police Department," Ventura said.

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  17. DeWitt honored for years of service with Arlington policeRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Brian DeWitt will be serving on the Arlington Police Department until the end of August, but his friends and neighbors couldn't wait that long to thank him for his service. DeWitt and his wife, Jeri, were surprised by an informal farewell celebration, just outside the Arlington Pharmacy July 13, and while his fellow officers laughingly reminded him that he could park his patrol vehicle right next to the sidewalk without getting ticketed, DeWitt conscientiously found a parking spot.

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  18. Arlington IT manager offers tips for information securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | North Sound

    Bryan Terry manages the information systems and security for the city of Arlington, and he spoke the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce July 12 about how they could do the same for their businesses and households. Terry warned against getting hooked by "phishing," when scammers send emails that direct recipients to click links that will collect their data, as well as "spear-phishing," a more targeted version of the same scam.

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  19. Marysville, Arlington warn Pokemon Go players to stay safeRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Arlington Times

    From left, Dean Mitchell, Alyssa Lehner, Emma Steele-Sierk, Grace Vares and Ally Gunter take a load off at the recharging station for Pokemon Go hosted by The Grove Church in Marysville July 13. With local parks and other outdoor spaces seeing a sudden rush of activity from players of the new online Pokmon Go, Marysville and Arlington welcome their citizens to take advantage of public facilities, but caution players to stay safe. Unlike previous Pokmon games, Pokmon Go is played on smartphones rather than handheld consoles.

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  20. Locals win tickets to see Foreigner, CDsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Arlington Times

    Barbara Roy of Arlington was the grand-prize winner in the drawing for meet-and-greet tickets to see Foreigner at the Tulalip Amphitheatre Friday night. But Arlene Klemme of Marysville ended up being the big winner.

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