Gold Bar

Landowners along Snohomish, Skykomish rivers invited to forum

The event aims to give people along east county’s waterways a chance to talk about issues.

Crews recover body of man who fell over Wallace Falls

The area where the man fell is called Sky Valley Lookout, 2.4 miles from the parking lot.

Crews searching for man who fell over Wallace Falls

Divers also were sent to help with the search.

Fire that consumed Gold Bar home deemed suspicious

Neighbors heard an explosion at the unoccupied residence at around 3:25 a.m.

With timber sales, revenue and recreation can collide

A hillside overlooking the Stillaguamish Valley sprouts with young Douglas firs and western red cedar, eight years after being logged. Much of the… Continue reading

Woman injured in fall while climbing near Gold Bar

A 38-year-old climber was critically injured after a fall near Gold Bar Monday evening. The woman was climbing near Wallace Falls when… Continue reading

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