Arlington

For vets and military families, this is ‘a respectful weekend’

To them, Memorial Day isn’t about shopping or picnics. It’s about remembering and making a difference.

Apartments proposed near major Arlington intersection

The developer wants to build 206 units and retail space. It may be months before permits are issued.

Carbon-fiber aerospace supplier plans north county plant

Boston-based Web Industries expects to employ 70 at a new manufacturing facility in Marysville.

Arlington gets $1.1 million for improvements to its airport

It was one of three airports in Washington and 127 nationwide to receive money from the FAA.

E.J. Silva, 57, foreground, and Clinton Jones, 69, both of Marysville, relax in lawn chairs and enjoy a little fishing Wednesday at the South Lake of Gissberg Twin Lakes county park, which is open year-round to all legal anglers. A $5 parking fee will be required there June 15 through Labor Day. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

$5 parking fee coming to Gissberg, Twin Rivers county parks

“Clean, safe and open” is the goal, but anglers and other visitors are unhappy about the new cost.

E.J. Silva, 57, foreground, and Clinton Jones, 69, both of Marysville, relax in lawn chairs and enjoy a little fishing Wednesday at the South Lake of Gissberg Twin Lakes county park, which is open year-round to all legal anglers. A $5 parking fee will be required there June 15 through Labor Day. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Man who planned robbery-turned-homicide pleads guilty

Jeremy Dailey knew his friend won big at a casino. Tye Burley was shot in Marysville last year.

Arlington mayor honors pioneer association chronicler

Shirley Prouty has been writing “100 Years of Arlington” for over 15 years.

Resurfacing work starts on Snohomish County roads

Flaggers ahead: More than 83 miles will get a layer of chip seal and another 5.4 will be paved.

It’s not summer, but temps could reach mid-80s on Saturday

The unseasonable heat could break records this weekend. Showers are likely to return next week.

Woman dies after car fire at Smokey Point I-5 rest stop

Two men heard a noise, saw flames and smoke, and ran to get her out.

This ‘relentless’ mayor doesn’t let boundaries impede progress

Barbara Tolbert, a tireless advocate for Arlington and the county, will be lauded for community service.

The beach is now accessible for all at Wenberg County Park

This summer, swimmers will find new docks and water access for those with mobility challenges.

Passing on insights learned from decades in the woods

Boyd Norton earned respect for his woodland wisdom and put up with a few gnome jokes along the way.

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Charges: Stranger punched man using walker at rest stop

The victim was treated in an emergency room in Arlington for fractures around his eye and nose.

Hassani Hassani is arraigned for double torture killings at the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett on Sept. 18. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Second Mukilteo killer sentenced in pair of torture murders

A judge handed down a 35-year sentence to Hassani Hassani for the murder of Ezekiel Kelly of Everett.

Hassani Hassani is arraigned for double torture killings at the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett on Sept. 18. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Her crusade for the local hospital earns a lifetime award

“I just think if you live in a place, you should get involved,” Arlington’s Mary Jean Kraski says.

Extra cops will be looking for stoned drivers on Saturday

The event coincides with “420” day — an annual celebration of marijuana use.

Oso body identified as Mount Vernon man missing since 2018

The body of Douglas W. Fister, 63, was found in water near the site of the Oso mudslide.

Arlington man charged with murder of friend at remote lake

He said he repeatedly stabbed Mark Stebakov, also of Arlington, in self-defense, charges say.