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  1. Arlington observes Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Arlington Times

    "Fewer than ten percent of Americans can claim the title of 'veteran,' because 'bad-ass American' is not a job title," American Legion Post 76 Cmdr. Chris Raboin said, as he addressed attendees of the Legion's Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11. "Less than one percent are currently defending us in the global war on terror.

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  2. Arlington netters wear red bows in support of M-PRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | North Sound

    Not a week after the school shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School Oct. 24, the Lady Tomahawk volleyball players showed they have not lost their competitive edge. "We can get through this," M-P senior and team captain Sydney Jarvis said.

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  3. EMS levy, Oso projects, SRO considered by cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | North Sound

    A new EMS levy rate, transportation improvements in response to the Oso slide and the appointment of a new School Resource Officer were all considered by the Arlington City Council Oct. 20. The Arlington School District agreed to pay 100 percent of the new SRO's pay and benefits, which council member Chris Raezer touted as evidence of the strong partnership between the city and school district. "When the financial situation was different, the city was paying for the SRO, so it's nice that the district can pick that up now," Raezer said.

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  4. Candidates spar at chamber forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | North Sound

    Dueling talking points between the candidates for U.S. and state representative seats, as well as the county executive and sheriff's offices, marked the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce's Oct. 14 candidate forum. While Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen touted the federal dollars he's brought home for local transportation projects, his Republican challenger, B.J. Guillot, expressed concerns with the national debt and NSA surveillance of citizens.

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  5. Harvest & holiday bazaar prevails in spite of rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | North Sound

    As soon as visitors walked into the Stillaguamish Senior Center, Jared McGuire offered them samples of his homemade catsup and barbecue sauce. McGuire came from Camano Island to sell his AlternaSweets at the senior center's annual harvest and holiday bazaar Oct. 11, and he wasn't the only vendor who'd logged some miles to attend.

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  6. $670K available for Oso slide victims for help with housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Arlington Times

    The Board of Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation has allocated $670,000 to aid Oso victims who lost their primary residence to the landslide or subsequent flooding. The program's purpose is to assist families in returning to permanent, primary housing.

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  7. 911 down in Darrington, OsoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Arlington Times

    Fiber optic cables in the area of the State Route 530 slide have been damaged and, as a result, 911 services in the Darrington and Oso communities are not available. Shari Ireton, director of communications for the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, said that it's unknown how many people have been affected by the outage.

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  8. Airport Appreciation Day draws hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | North Sound

    It was 7-year-old Aidan Rork's second time at one of the Arlington Airport's Appreciation Days, but it was his first time getting to go up in a light-sport aircraft. "The last time we came here, the flights were rained out," said Todd Rork, Aidan's dad, who works construction at Paine Field.

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  9. Arlington Oso Night [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Arlington Times

    Arlington High School hosted its first home football game of the season on its new synthetic turf field last friday night, but it was also a special night commemorating those lost in the Oso Mudslide six months ago and the presentation of the NFL football grant from the Seattle Seahawks for Arlington's new turf. Arlington Mayor Barb Tolbert united the Arlington and Eastside Catholic football teams to recognize the first responders with a moment of silence and the National Anthem.

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  10. Seahawks to be part of special night at Arlington's new turf fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | North Sound

    The Seattle Seahawks will be represented at the Arlington High School football game tonight, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m. The Sea Gals cheerleaders and Blue Thunder drumline will be performing at halftime.

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  11. 6 months later, Oso still remembers amid healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arlington Times

    The road is open and the debris is cleared, but the aftermath of the March 22 Highway 530 slide has stayed on Willy Harper's mind. "It feels like a long time and a short time both," Harper said.

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  12. $1.5 million federal grant for possible buyouts for properties destroyed in Oso slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | North Sound

    The federal government is giving a $1.5 million grant to Snohomish County to buy out properties destroyed in the Oso slide. "The plan is to use the grant money to help people directly affected by the mudslide and flooding," rather than public projects, said Rebecca Hover, a county spokeswoman.

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  13. Feds pay to help schools involved in Oso slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Arlington Times

    The U.S. Department of Education awarded the district a $10,341 Project School Emergency Response to Violence grant . The grant program, also know as Project SERV, is intended to cover costs for schools affected by a violent or traumatic event.

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  14. Millions distributed to Oso slide survivors, supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Arlington Times

    The United Way and Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation have given millions of dollars to those impacted by the March 22 Oso slide, as well as to groups serving those survivors' needs.

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  15. Oso heroes receive thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | North Sound

    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.

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  16. Grant to help Stilly Valley economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | North Sound

    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.

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  17. Field day gives on-site insights on forestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Arlington Times

    Soil scientist Dave Peterson stood in the shallow pit that he'd dug on the Graves family's property, surrounded by trees and fellow woodland owners.

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  18. Night Out Against Crime makes contact with Arlington neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Arlington Times

    The National Night Out Against Crime not only spread out to several neighborhoods Aug. 5, but also received two nights of sequels.

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  19. Praise and razeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | North Sound

    Praise to all who voted in Tuesday's election. Yes, it was just a primary. But we tend to take that right for granted.

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  20. Remains of final Oso slide victim foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | North Sound

    Snohomish County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue personnel believe they have located the body of 44-year-old Molly Kristine "Kris" Regelbrugge of Arlington, the last victim to be recovered from the March 22 slide near Oso.

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