Arlington

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.

 

Port’s new director looks ahead to ongoing waterfront revival

Lisa Lefeber says she’ll help build “a balanced waterfront” with jobs, Navy operations and recreation.

 

Ezekiel Kelly’s family Ann Fields, right, Pam Fields, and LaTonage Kelly speak to a group of family, friends and officials involved in his murder case at a bench dedication at the Rosehill Community Center on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Scarred by Mukilteo murder, a family expresses hope, thanks

Ezekiel Kelly was tortured and killed in 2018. His family says police were dogged and compassionate.

 

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.

For lease or sale? Arlington High’s historic A Building

The school board will consider hiring a real estate consultant to market the beloved building.

Work on assisted living center could start in early 2020

The building near Smokey Point would include a memory care wing. A public meeting is Tuesday.

ATVs to be allowed on many rural county roads under 35 mph

The County Council voted Wednesday to open up roads east of Highway 9 and some north of Marysville.

Arlington firefighter Aaron Boede, 30 (left), and acting Capt. Greg Koontz with a steel beam that was recovered from ground zero after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. A memorial display at Arlington’s Fire Station 46 is visible from the street and open to the public. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Firefighters help today’s kids understand the meaning of 9/11

In Arlington, students can see and touch a 13-foot steel beam recovered from the World Trade Center.

Arlington firefighter Aaron Boede, 30 (left), and acting Capt. Greg Koontz with a steel beam that was recovered from ground zero after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. A memorial display at Arlington’s Fire Station 46 is visible from the street and open to the public. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

This state agency’s real estate deal would benefit schools

The Department of Natural Resources might swap 27 acres of trees for a commercial parcel in Arlington.

Spirit of St. Louis replica to make its first public flight

A replica of the plane that Charles Lindbergh flew will take off Sunday from the Arlington airport.

County celebrates over 100 years of the Tillman Family Dairy

For nearly 70 years, Don Tillman has run the operation near Arlington. It’s this year’s centennial farm.

New report gives clues in fatal plane crash in Marysville

Witnesses heard loud engine revving or misfiring before the crash killed pilot Greg Capes, 64.

Payten Bisson, a fifth-grader at Presidents Elementary, helps deliver school supplies to classrooms at her school. For the fourth year in a row, the Arlington School Board approved providing basic school supplies for all students in the district. (Arlington School District photo)

Arlington’s back-to-school gift: Basic supplies are provided

And in Everett, an A-plus Stuff the Bus drive collected items to fill more than 1,900 backpacks.

Payten Bisson, a fifth-grader at Presidents Elementary, helps deliver school supplies to classrooms at her school. For the fourth year in a row, the Arlington School Board approved providing basic school supplies for all students in the district. (Arlington School District photo)

Police surround Arlington house where man threatened family

Police from multiple agencies, including a SWAT team, surrounded the home for 2 hours Tuesday.

Gotta dump and run? Check transfer station lines out first

Snohomish County Public Works has installed live traffic webcams at five solid waste facilities.

Dog abduction gone bad sends two men to the county doghouse

The suspects allegedly tried to take the dog at knifepoint and threatened to kill the people at home.

In general, the state Department of Transportation prefers to install roundabouts versus other intersection types. (WSDOT)

How and why an intersection gets redesigned in Washington

The most common question submitted to Street Smarts: How do I get a roundabout installed?

In general, the state Department of Transportation prefers to install roundabouts versus other intersection types. (WSDOT)

Gallery: Flying high during the Arlington Fly-in

Scenes from the Arlington Fly-in at Arlington Municipal Airport on Friday evening. (Kevin Clark / The Herald) Spectators at the Arlington Fly-in at Arlington Municipal… Continue reading

Aviation enthusiasts land in Arlington for the weekend

Hot air balloons glow and stunt planes soar at the 51st-annual Arlington Fly-In. It ends Sunday.

Elemental Cider Co. opens its Arlington taproom Friday

The hard cider producer used to be in Woodinville. It’s now in the growing Cascade Industrial Center.