Gold Bar

Judge halts timber sale near Wallace Falls State Park

A Snohomish County judge has voided a state timber sale near Wallace Falls State Park and ordered the Department of Natural Resources… Continue reading

In Gold Bar this year, all municipal candidates will win

It looks like Gold Bar will have the same City Council and a new mayor. A special filing period drew a candidate… Continue reading

Boy, 3, nearly drowns in campground pool near Gold Bar

A 3-year-old boy nearly drowned Saturday in a pool at the Gold Bar Nature Trails campground. The incident was reported just before… Continue reading

2-acre brush fire contained near Wallace Falls State Park

A brush fire near Wallace Falls State Park was contained Wednesday afternoon to about two acres. A man in town spotted the… Continue reading

Agencies hope to simplify the maze of recreational fees

Representatives from state and federal agencies, outdoor recreation groups and nonprofits are working on plans that could change the way people pay to… Continue reading

Man trying to stop fight shoots dog that bit him

A man in Gold Bar fatally shot a dog that bit his leg Saturday. The incident started with two women fighting in… Continue reading

Officials identify woman who died at Wallace Falls

An 18-year-old woman who apparently fell over Wallace Falls on Wednesday has been identified as Haylei N. Hughes, of Las Vegas. She… Continue reading

Body of woman missing in Wallace River near Gold Bar found

The body of an 18-year-old woman was recovered Thursday from the North Fork of the Wallace River at Wallace Falls State Park.… Continue reading

New work hours intended to reduce US 2 construction delays

New work hours for a U.S. 2 paving project between Gold Bar and Skykomish aim to reduce traffic delays that were reaching… Continue reading

Gold Bar 14-year-old qualifies for national motocross event

Cobey Carper doesn’t remember much about the race from the first time he won a trophy as a 5-year-old motocross rider. But he has a… Continue reading

Sultan teens refresh Gold Bar sign

Carlos Gonzalez and James Fortin, as part of the community service requirement for all students graduating from Sultan High School, recently renovated the welcome sign… Continue reading

Settle in for even longer US 2, I-90 mountain pass commutes

More paving work is planned for U.S. 2 starting Monday, adding still more time to summer trips over the mountains. “This work… Continue reading

Info released on 2 killed in Lynnwood, Gold Bar area wrecks

The Snohomish County medical examiner has released information about two men who died in car wrecks on Monday. Before dawn, a Mazda… Continue reading

Gold Bar man killed in 1-car crash on US 2

A 63-year-old man was killed around midnight Monday after his car left U.S. 2, struck a guardrail and caught fire. A red… Continue reading

Man’s body recovered from Skykomish River

Emergency responders recovered the body of a man from the Skykomish River on Saturday morning. Snohomish County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the… Continue reading

Body of missing Gold Bar man found in Skykomish River

The body of a missing Gold Bar man was recovered Thursday from the Skykomish River. Olaf Eriksen, 70, was reported missing Monday. He… Continue reading

Divers, helicopter search for missing Gold Bar man, 70

A search continued Tuesday for a 70-year-old man missing from Gold Bar. Olaf Eriksen has dementia, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s… Continue reading

Two challenging Low for Snohomish County Council seat

Sam Low is eager to prove he’s listened to constituents with an open mind since he won a short term last fall representing… Continue reading

Search under way for man who reportedly disappeared underwater

Divers and swiftwater rescue teams were searching Saturday evening for a man… Continue reading

Search halted for man who fell into ‘dangerous’ Skykomish River

Searchers were unable to locate a man who reportedly fell into the Skykomish River near Sunset Falls Saturday. Teams searched for more than… Continue reading