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Police, social workers team up to help the community's homeless

Social workers and local police officers are working together in a new Snohomish County unit which is meant to help homeless individuals get to services that can help them. Marysville, Arlington and...

 

Marysville Library hosts levy open house

Sno-Isle Libraries officials came out to the Marysville Library to talk about their levy on the April 24 ballot during an open house event. The levy is meant to help Sno-Isle Libraries, which runs...

 
 By Sarah Arney    Communities    April 18, 2018 

Arlington City Council hears about response to the opioid epidemic

On Monday, April 9, Arlington City Council learned about Snohomish County’s multi-agency coordination (MAC) strategy to respond to the opioid epidemic. County Executive Dave Somers said his team that is being coordinated by the county’s Office fo...

 

M'ville, Health District disagree on needle exchange program

The city of Marysville is considering pulling their funding of the Snohomish Health District over the district's plans to expand Everett's needle exchange program. The Snohomish County Syringe...

 

Wenberg County Park boat launch schedule changes

The Snohomish County Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism announced on April 3 that during this summer’s much needed construction at Wenberg County Park the boat launch will be open and construction paused on two important occasions: Memorial...

 

County does well in health rankings

According to the ninth annual County Health Rankings, Snohomish County is ranked the third healthiest county overall in the state. The rankings released recently by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health...

 
 By Nate Nehring    Opinion    April 11, 2018

Milestone in battling the opioid epidemic

Snohomish County has reached a milestone in the northern part of the county with regard to the ongoing effort to combat the opioid epidemic. There remains much work to be done, but I look forward to...

 

Sno-Isle Libraries put levy on April ballot

Local voters will be voting on a levy from the Sno-Isle Libraries on their April 24 ballot that is meant to maintain the library district's current operations. Sno-Isle Libraries run local libraries i...

 

Phung, Granger named Students of the Month

Marysville Getchell Bio-Med Academy students Jamie Phung and Ben Granger were honored for their work in the community and in their school. Jamie and Ben are March's Students of the Month, an award...

 

Plans revealed for Oso landslide memorial

Four years to the day after the March 22, 2014, Oso landslide took the lives of 43 locals, family members of the victims gathered at the site to unveil plans for a memorial there. Families hope that...

 

Snohomish County agencies pool resources to tackle opioid abuse

Nearly one in six heroin deaths in 2016 Washington state occurred in Snohomish County and more than three quarters of Snohomish County overdoses in summer 2017 occurred in Everett and Marysville. The Snohomish County Executive, the County Council,...

 
 By Nate Henring    Opinion    March 14, 2018

County Council works with local legislators

Snohomish County is represented by 21 legislators from seven different legislative districts in Olympia at the State Legislature. The Snohomish County Council passes an annual legislative agenda to gu...

 

Arlington High School Knowledge Bowl students test their intellectual skills against AHS staff during a Knowledge Bowl on March 8. Arlington will be hosting the state Knowledge Bowl on March 17.

Arlington High School teacher Nick Brown has been recognized as the January Educator of the Month by the Snohomish County radio stations and the Law Offices of Rick Merrill. Brown has taught English...

 

Improvements planned at Wenberg County Park

Wenberg County Park at Lake Goodwin will be receiving many improvements this summer, including to its accessibility for people with disabilities and its boat launch. County officials broke ground for...

 

Council considers sale of Hangar 57B

In New Business at this Monday’s March 5 meeting, the city was expected to accept the Arlington Airport Commission’s recommendation on the sale of Hangar 57B. The issue was on the Feb. 20 council meeting agenda, but council requested it be...

 

City of Arlington launches new website

City of Arlington officials hope a new city website improves user functionality for mobile and home users. The city launched the new website on Feb. 22. The address for the site remains the same:...

 

Marysville Police seeking two suspects in connection with murder

Marysville Police investigators arrested two adult males associated with the assault and robbery of a 30-year-old Arlington man who later died from his injuries, and are searching for two additional s...

 

Legislators hold town hall meeting

Local state legislators Sen. Keith Wagoner (R-39) and Rep. Carolyn Eslick (R-39) held an Arlington town hall on Feb. 17 to talk about local issues and concerns. Wagoner and Eslick represent the 39th...

 

ASD bond failing, MSD levies passing

It appears that both of the Marysville School District’s levy propositions have narrowly passed while the Arlington School District’s bond proposal has failed in the Feb. 13 special election. Arlington School District Bond As of Feb. 16,...

 

Local fire districts form academy

Local fire districts may have a closer fire academy to certify their recruits this year as Snohomish County districts are working together to form their own training academy. South Snohomish County...

 

Free tax assistance available

The United Way's free tax preparation program is back for its 12th year, this time with expanded locations including a new site in Arlington. The program began late January and will continue until...

 

Local NAACP chapter names Robinson Student of the Month

Arlington High School senior Destiny Robinson was recognized Feb. 13 as the January Student of the Month for the Snohomish County Chapter of the NAACP. Robinson received a $100 cash scholarship and a...

 

Snohomish County Elections office releases preliminary results for Feb. 13 Special Election

The Snohomish County Elections office has released the preliminary results for the Feb. 13 Special Election. The results listed are current as of 8 p.m. on Feb. 13. The Arlington SD Proposition No. 1, Bonds to Construct and Renovate School...

 

Open Doors helps students who have dropped out

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen came to the Arlington School District to see their recently started Open Doors program which is meant to re-engage local students who have dropped out. The congressman visited...

 

School bond, levies on Feb. 13 ballot

The Feb. 13 Special Election ballot has several measures on it from the Arlington School District and Marysville School District. Ballots have been mailed out by Snohomish County and are due by Feb. 1...

 

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