Smokey Point

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Benefits Sixth annual Silent and Live Auction, 6 p.m. May 3, Granite Falls High School Performing Arts Center, 1401 100th St. NE, Granite Falls. $1… Continue reading

Marysville: business parks for Smokey Point?

The pastoral fields in the Smokey Point area are expected to develop, and Marysville city officials now have a plan for how they… Continue reading

Saving gas, one bale of hay at a time

Kari Alskog kept teasing her boss by threatening to ride her horse to work at his Smokey Point dental office. As the price… Continue reading

Smokey Point office commutes on horseback

Kari Alskog kept teasing her boss by threatening to ride her horse to work at his Smokey Point dental office. As the price… Continue reading

Bus service expanded between Lynnwood and Smokey Point to meet demand

Community Transit is set to increase bus service between Lynnwood and Smokey Point to meet increased demand for service, starting on Sept. 21. The change… Continue reading

Stillaguamish Senior Center spruced up

When renovations to the Main Hall at Stillaguamish Senior Center are completed later this year, seniors from north Snohomish County can enjoy… Continue reading

Overpass named to honor an Arlington civic leader

The name of one of Arlington’s better-known civic leaders will be linked forever with one of the biggest projects he worked on.… Continue reading

Brain-tumor con artist gets jail time

A former state social worker who faked a life-threatening disease to steal time and money apologized Tuesday before she was sentenced to three months in… Continue reading

FYI

Community Transit talks Smokey Point The Community Transit board of directors are set to discuss redeveloping the old transit center in Smokey Point. The board… Continue reading

Around the County

Edmonds Art gallery features Yoshiyasu Fujii artwork The Edmonds Arts Festival Museum and Edmonds Arts Commission are set to present the art of Yoshiyasu Fujii… Continue reading

FYI

Smokey Point I-5 roadwork finishes Snohomish County crews have finished utility work ahead of schedule and will not need to conduct a planned rolling slowdown… Continue reading

2 bus routes, Stanwood park-and-ride lot shut down by flooding

STANWOOD -Community Transit closed two north Snohomish County bus routes this afternoon because of flooding on roadways. The transit agency also closed the Stanwood park-and-ride… Continue reading

Smokey Point to get new I-5 ramps

A little more traffic relief is on the way for Smokey Point. People who drive through the busy intersection of I-5 and Highway… Continue reading

Good works: Children’s Christmas play raises $1,300 for charity

More than 600 people recently turned out for two performances of “A Star is Born,” the children’s Christmas musical at Smokey Point Community Church. They… Continue reading

Truck smacks Smokey Point post office

A pickup truck smashed into the post office building late Tuesday morning in Smokey Point. Crews were called to the U.S. Postal… Continue reading

Property owners push tax for bridge

Some property owners here are so enthusiastic about the plan to build a new bridge over I-5 that they’re willing to tax themselves… Continue reading

Zoning may help Smokey Point grow

City officials envision a thriving shopping area north of Smokey Point filled with retail shops, movie theaters, restaurants and offices. The Arlington City… Continue reading

Community Transit to change three north county bus routes

Community Transit plans to make changes to three routes in north Snohomish County. Local routes 201 and 230 are set to change Sunday,… Continue reading

Southbound I-5 lane closed due to water

The far left lane of southbound I-5 from Highway 530 to 172nd Street NE is closed due to standing water. The two right lanes remain… Continue reading

Fryer fire shuts down Smokey Point McDonald’s

A blaze Sunday about 1 p.m. in a fry cooker closed the Smokey Point McDonald’s restaurant at 3529 172nd St. NE and caused… Continue reading