Arlington

Man caught driving stolen truck from Arlington school lot

Witnesses said they saw the vehicle going over the speed limit and blowing through a stop sign.

 

A Snohomish County firefighter stands next to a vehicle involved in a crash on I-5 southbound north of the Highway 530 interchange on Sept. 16, 2018 in Arlington, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

SUV crash blocks southbound I-5 near Arlington

A collision left a trailer across the roadway and caused a miles-long backup Sunday afternoon.

 

National Merit semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation recently announced the names of about 16,000…

 

10K fentanyl pills, 29 guns, $980K found in Arlington bust

The Arlington suspect was caught as he tried to cross into the U.S. from Mexico on Sept. 1.

Retired Arlington police chief passes away

Steve Robinson retired as the police chief in 2001.

Foundation awards more than $10,800 in grants

The Cascade Valley Health Foundation recently awarded grants to five local organizations to support community health and services: • $3,500 for Snohomish County Volunteer Search… Continue reading

Coca-Cola distribution center could be built in Arlington

Swire Coca-Cola wants to develop a 135,000-square-foot center with attached offices on 15 acres.

School garden reaps rewards for summer camp kids

Students attending summer camp at Eagle Creek Elementary School in Arlington got to keep some fruits of their classmates’ labors. Students took home bags of… Continue reading

Haider Ali paints the garage doors of Garden Treasures Nursery & Organic Farm in Arlington on Aug. 7. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

World-famous Pakistani painter brightens Arlington garage

Haider Ali, known for vibrantly decorated trucks and buses, painted farm murals in his signature style.

Haider Ali paints the garage doors of Garden Treasures Nursery & Organic Farm in Arlington on Aug. 7. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Officials ID the woman found dead in Lake Ki

She was Anneliese K. Grunerud, 46, of Camano Island, the medical examiner confirms.

No school Wednesday; Stanwood teacher strike continues

Teachers picketed Tuesday, which was to be the first day of classes in Stanwood and Camano Island.

With no deal, schools not open Tuesday in Stanwood-Camano

Talks continue in Monroe, while an agreement was reached late Monday in Arlington.

Kaitlyn Davis opened Moe’s Espresso in July in downtown Arlington on August 24, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Before buying her first business at 24, she hit the books

Kaitlyn Davis finished college — then pored over three years’ worth of an espresso stand’s accounts.

Kaitlyn Davis opened Moe’s Espresso in July in downtown Arlington on August 24, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

County farming coordinator knows agribusiness first hand

“The biggest challenge women farmers face is being taken seriously,” says Linda Neunzig.

Don’t take her for granted: This writer is worth millions

Jeannie Beckett is a successful writer of grant applications, and one of her secret weapons is CAP LOCK.

Without contracts, teachers in three districts might strike

The lack of deals may disrupt the start of classes in Arlington, Monroe and Stanwood-Camano schools.

A European style fountain, multiple outbuildings and lawn sculptures dot the landscape of the old Silvana Schoolhouse. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This quirky century-old schoolhouse is yours for $695,000

The two-acre property on the Stillaguamish River in Silvana includes a replica Old West town.

A European style fountain, multiple outbuildings and lawn sculptures dot the landscape of the old Silvana Schoolhouse. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Elemental Hard Cider to open taproom and pizzeria in Arlington

Now that Brian and Christina Callahan are making cider instead of wine, they’re looking to relocate.

Readers raise safety concerns at busy Smokey Point interchange

Drivers and pedestrians both have issues over who’s got the right of way.