Arlington

2 recent deaths ruled suicides

A woman was found drowned and a man was found dead in a car crash.

The Centennial Trail bridge, near Arlington’s Haller Park, seen in 2012.

Search suspended near Arlington after report of woman missing in river

Rescuers didn’t find anyone and could not confirm the woman had jumped from a bridge near Haller Park.

The Centennial Trail bridge, near Arlington’s Haller Park, seen in 2012.

Highway 9 crash north of Arlington killed Bothell man, 55

His car reportedly crossed the center line and left the roadway.

Single-car crash north of Arlington kills driver

The accident occurred along Highway 9, near the Skagit-Snohomish county line.

Haller students donate to Arlington Food Bank

Haller Middle School leadership students recently organized a food drive to benefit the Arlington Food Bank. The students gathered more than 1,500 pounds of food… Continue reading

New charges filed over inmate’s alleged murder-for-hire plot

Jerry Wood is accused of trying to orchestrate a killing from behind bars in Everett.

New state index grades schools’ success

Snohomish County’s alternative high schools and reentry programs are identified as needing high levels of support.

4 years later, grieving Oso families remember the mudslide

The ceremony was held near a cedar grove of 43 trees which represent the 43 people killed in 2014.

Slide prompts closure of Whitehorse trail east of Arlington

More than two miles of the route will be closed indefinitely “due to significant earth movement.”

On cusp of adulthood, Arlington senior readies for ‘real’ world

Destiny Robinson of Arlington High School is aiming for a career in genetic counseling.

Driver hospitalized after I-5 rollover crash near Arlington

A medical problem is believed to have caused the accident.

Surprised burglar grabs off-duty officer’s Taser, jolts him

The deputy had staked out his Arlington airport hangar, anticipating a thief. He wound up in a fight.

As elsewhere, high school students here plan to walk out

Many districts are supportive of Wednesday’s planned protest over the Florida school shooting.

‘Smoking-hot deal’: Fire District 21 buys land near Arlington

A planned second fire station, on the south side of the Stillaguamish River, would speed responses.

State House GOP leader Kristiansen won’t seek re-election

The Snohomish representative from the 39th District has served in the Legislature since 2003.

Car club donates to several groups

The Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club presented checks to several organizations on Feb. 6. Proceeds came from the Arlington Drag Strip Reunion and Car Show… Continue reading

Poachers sought in goose shootings near Stanwood

The deaths were recent, but hunting season for snow geese ended weeks ago.

Lot where business burned still empty, but owners have dreams

2 Bits and More, an indoor flea market and variety store in Arlington, was destroyed in 2016.

Experimental micro electrical grid to be built in Arlington

It would incorporate multiple energy technologies and provide backup in emergencies.