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Articles from the March 25, 2015 edition

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Remembrance honors Oso victims

On the anniversary of the March 22, 2014 Oso landslide, hundreds of people gathered on SR 530 to commemorate a moment of silence at 10:37 a.m., the moment the slide struck a year ago. The solemn...

 

Local ice sculptor wins championship

Marysville postal worker Chan Kitburi may seem like a mild-mannered mailman, however what most may not know about the local is that he just won his second world championship medal for ice sculpting....

 

Gov. awards Medal of Valor

The communities of Arlington, Darrington, Oso and the Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe were recognized with the Washington state Medal of Valor on March 18 for their response to the Oso landslide. The...

 

Arlington soccer kicks off season without a defeat

Ties certainly aren't as satisfying as wins, but this early in the season Arlington head coach Mike Gudgeon is just happy to be avoiding losses. The Eagles have combined for a record of 1-0-2 through...

 

Chargers defeat Everett on the pitch

The Marysville Getchell Chargers earned their first win of the season last week at home against the Everett Seagulls, bringing its record to 1-2-0. Erick Tarrillo scored on a penalty kick early in...

 

Young Eagles looking for leaders

The Arlington Eagles' High School baseball squad lost a lot of senior leadership last year. This season, they're looking for someone to step up and take the reins. "We lost a lot of experience last...

 

Prep Roundup 3/25/15

Arlington Girl’s tennis: The Eagles opened their season with a big 6-1 win over Meadowdale. Arlington hosted Mariner on March 23, and will visit Mountlake Terrace on March 24. They’ll be back at home on March 25 against Snohomish and on March 27...

 

A more eco-friendly lawn is just steps away

Maintaining a lush lawn is a healthy and rewarding hobby that affords homeowners to spend some time outdoors in nature. Lawn enthusiasts can make their hobby even healthier by adopting several eco-friendly lawn care strategies that not only make for...

 

Did You Know: Neem Oil

Neem oil is a naturally occurring pesticide that can be used to combat a host of landscaping pests and diseases. Azadirachtin is an active component in neem oil that can be extracted to repel and kill pests. Studies have shown that neem oil is...

 

Time to plant those cool season veggies

For all you hard-core veggies gardeners out there you probably already know that March is a good time to get started on the veggie garden. But first-timers may not realize that there is really two...

 

Roy Robinson donates to Make-A-Wish

Local Roy Robinson Subaru dealership is donating $39,264 to the Make-A-Wish office of Alaska and Washington as part of Subaru's "Share the Love" event. The car dealership presented their check on...

 

Marysville, Arlington hold Easter egg hunts

Families can find some Easter fun on the morning of April 4 at the free annual Easter egg hunts that are run by Marysville and Arlington. Arlington Easter Egg Hunt The city of Arlington’s free annual Easter Egg Hunt takes place at the Arlington...

 

Fire causes $350,000 to Marysville home

The Marysville Fire District responded to a residential fire near Lake Goodwin last Thursday, March 19, that caused an estimated $350,000 in damage. No injuries were reported. Firefighters were dispatched to the residence at 5:08 a.m. and arrived at...

 

Entrepreneur demonstrates 'Zombie Tinder'

Academy Northwest students in Arlington got a first hand demonstration of the tinder business from a local family. Three years ago local entrepreneur Mike Raether invented his own tinder business in...

 

Rants & Raves 3/25/15

RAVE: Thanks to the many volunteers from numerous organizations around the state that helped to shut down SR 530 for the Oso remembrance ceremony last weekend. It takes a lot of work to shuttle hundreds of people around and close down a highway....

 

New wine bar opens in Lakewood

The Lakewood area has a new restaurant and wine bar, the Hidden Vine Wine Bar, that owners Mardy and Kirk Greenhalgh hope adds a "classy" local option for restaurant goers. The new restaurant opened...

 

State auditors hold exit conference

The Washington State Auditor's Office found no conflict of interest between Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and the city's airport, although it did recommend improvements in the city's cash handling...

 

Violet Goodwin

Violet Langheld Goodwin passed away at the age of 89 on Monday, March 16, at Arlington Rehabilitation and Health Center. She is survived by her sister, Carolyn Duncan, daughter, Virginia Hatch, two grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and one...

 

Lora (Kaska) Carpenter

Lora Carpenter of Arlington, Washington passed away on March 2, 2015. At her request no services will be held....

 

George S. Crawford

George S. Crawford, 79, of Tulalip, WA died on March 11, 2015. George was born November 21, 1935 in Kelso, Wash. He married Sandy Lohikoski in 1958. In 1978 George and Sandy moved to Snohomish WA,...

 

Daniel Clark Dennis

Daniel Clark Dennis, USMC Gunnery Sergeant Retired, passed on March 10, 2015. Dan was born October 3, 1951. Daniel served in the United States Marine Corp from 1970 to 1990. Dan was a life VFW member in post 1561 and 2100 and the Arlington American...

 

Donald E. DeValkeneer

Donald DeValkeneer, 77, died February 19, 2015. Donald was born on January 17, 1938. He is survived by his son, Duane DeValkeneer and daughter Laurel Bleakley; lots of grandchildren and great grandchildren. A celebration of life was held on March 22...

 

Frank Dolan

Frank Dolan, 83, of Marysville passed away on March 11, 2015. He was born on August 21, 1932 in Lake Placid, NY. Frank had a distinguished career in the U.S. Navy serving from 1945 until 1980,...

 

Robert E. Dorsey

He always said, "when born, you are given so many heart beats for your lifetime", and on February 9, 2015, Bob Dorsey used his last given heartbeat. Born November 9, 1943 in Morgan City, LA. Bob was...

 

Clara Alice Evans

Clara Alice Evans, 91, of Arlington, passed away March 19, 2015 in Everett, Wash. She was born to Neles and Della Jongkryg January 10, 1924. She was a member of the Arlington Free Methodist Church....

 

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