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Edmonds: Scholarships available Four hefty scholarships are available to Edmonds School District seniors, thanks to a grant from the Hazel Miller Foundation. The foundation awarded… Continue reading

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Darrington: Lookout restoration proposed A discussion about the proposed restoration of North Mountain Fire Lookout is the topic at the Darrington Area Business Association meeting… Continue reading

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Arlington: Concert to be performed on Sunday The North Cascades Concert Band is performing its annual tribute to John Philip Sousa at 3 p.m. Sunday… Continue reading

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Arlington: Sales tax hike on ballot The city of Arlington plans to put a sales tax increase on the Aug. 6 ballot. If approved, the… Continue reading

Everyone OK in Gold Bar river rescue

This post has been updated from an earlier version. Everyone was found safe after a water rescue operation along the Skykomish River in the Boulder… Continue reading

Reward increased for info on Gold Bar vandalism

Authorities still are asking for tips regarding a vandalism spree in Gold Bar on July 30. The reward for information leading to… Continue reading

Crash near Gold Bar injures woman

Detectives are investigating a serious crash Monday in the Gold Bar area. Two vehicles collided about 10:30 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Sign at site of death a call to action

Thomas Turner had many interests. He played soccer and the guitar. He loved aviation and was thinking of becoming a pilot. The… Continue reading

Unearth 24-carat fun at Gold Dust Days in Gold Bar

You’ve plenty of reasons to go all the way out on U.S. 2 to Gold Bar this weekend. See if you aren’t tempted to take… Continue reading

Suspect sought in Everett armed robbery

Local law enforcement agencies are asking for help finding a fugitive. Timothy Lussier, 35, is a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred… Continue reading

Vandals destroy flag at Gold Bar City Hall

The graffiti was bad enough, but vandals in Gold Bar did more than deface buildings. Someone apparently used a crude Molotov cocktail… Continue reading

Gold Bar man injured in accident involving ATV

A 62-year-old Gold Bar man was seriously injured Monday night in an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle. Police believe the man was… Continue reading

Hiker rescued after 50-foot fall at Wallace Falls

A hiker suffered minor injuries Friday after falling over the lower falls at Wallace Falls State Park near Gold Bar. The hiker,… Continue reading

Gold Bar should have mayor by November

Gold Bar will get a new mayor later this year after months of nobody wanting the job. Three people, including a woman who quit the… Continue reading

Take a beautiful (if icy) hike to Lake Serene

The trip to Lake Serene has everything you could want in a hike. There are waterfalls, views of towering peaks and beautiful mossy forests. There’s… Continue reading

One stolen car case, explained

A few weeks ago, we rode along with the Snohomish County Auto Theft Task Force. It was a quiet day for them, but here’s how… Continue reading

One killed in crash on U.S. 2 near Index

One man died and four other people were taken to the hospital Saturday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 2 near Index.… Continue reading

Gold Bar mayoral candidates want to buttress city finances

The two candidates running for mayor here said that if elected, they’d like to shore up the city’s finances. Elizabeth LaZella and… Continue reading

Gold Bar food firm’s license suspended

A Gold Bar canning company that cans and jars products from small farms has had its food-processing license suspended after ongoing sanitation problems, according to… Continue reading

Coalition’s tireless battle to make U.S. 2 safer is paying off

The highway has been his livelihood and his nemesis. It has taken four close friends he admired — his former administrative aide and… Continue reading