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Arlington council member rebuked for calling mayor ‘corrupt’

Sue Weiss’ unsubstantiated claim about Mayor Barb Tolbert prompted the ire of other council members.

 

Drug use blamed for Arlington shelter’s closing

The Hands Together shelter is shutting its doors this year for the first time in a decade.

 

Arlington doctor, Rotarian triumphs in Peking-to-Paris rally

He and a friend drove an historic car on a 10,000-mile trip to help eradicate polio.

 

Arlington School Board approves bond, levy ballot measures

Three measures, including one to replace Post Middle School, will appear on the February ballot.

School’s out for this Arlington property

The school board abandoned plans to build a high school on the rural parcel and will sell it instead.

WWU students enlisted to work on a downtown Arlington plan

Students and faculty at the Bellingham school have worked in a similar way with other municipalities.

Angel of the Winds Casino: A sneak peek at resort’s game-changing expansion

Stillaguamish Tribe rolls out “Hyperbowling,” more gaming; concert venue, upscale cuisine coming soon

Arlington City Council to discuss fireworks ban

Fireworks can now be discharged from 9 a.m. to midnight on July 4, and from 7 p.m. to midnight on Dec. 31.

Will Paine Field flights impact Arlington airport?

Arlington Municipal’s manager calls Paine Field passenger service a “wonderful addition to the county.”

Ken Cage — museum founder, Navy vet, pillar of Marysville — dies

Cage has worked with cattle, in the Navy and on rockets. His greatest accomplishment was a museum.

Cherished documents stolen from Arlington church

A safe containing sacramental registers for baptisms, marriages, deaths and confirmations is missing.

Hulu reality show sends marketing team to Arlington

The city is vying for the starring makeover role in “SmallBusiness Revolution — Main Street.”

Business is brisk as new Arlington truck stop opens

The Pilot Travel Center at Island Crossing has restaurants, gas pumps, restrooms, showers and more.

Arlington in top 10 for small business revolution TV show

“The Small Business Revolution – Main Street” with home improvement guru Ty Pennington is on Hulu.

Arlington raises fees after China ban on ‘dirty’ recyclables

Residential customers currently paying $7.53 will pay 68 cents more per month

Hearing on Monday for Arlington-Marysville industrial center

The city council hopes to adopt the area’s master blueprint for job creation. The hearing is at 7 p.m.

Sonic opens in Marysville, making its Snohomish County debut

Long lines have spilled out of the brightly colored restaurant with the old-time drive-in feel.

Pilot’s plans to bring a truck stop to Arlington meets turbulence

Company wants to build 9,520-square-foot truck stop east of the I-5 Island Crossing exit.

Volunteers in Arlington fight graffiti one stroke at a time

“The faster you cover graffiti over, the less likely it is to return,” the police chief says.

Chinese firm breaks ground on Arlington plane-building plant

Top Cub Aircraft is building a manufacturing facility at Arlington Municipal Airport to make planes for the high-flying China market, an early arrival… Continue reading