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.

Fight over cards at Arlington bar leads to glass-mug attack

“I (expletive) up,” the suspect said. A man was knocked out and transported to a hospital.

Man who shot pit bull, claiming self-defense, loses appeal

The dog survived but needed surgery and almost lost a leg. The man was sentenced to 20 days in jail.

Body of missing man found off of highway east of Arlington

His death does not appear to be suspicious. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

Clearwater Spas chooses Arlington for new manufacturing site

Construction is to begin at Gayteway Business Park near the airport in about a month.

Man charged with vehicular homicide in March hit-and-run

The defendant allegedly slammed into the back of a van, injuring a woman and killing a man.

Will Paine Field flights impact Arlington airport?

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

Updated: Remains found in Arlington not human, police say

Initially, few details were released about the discovery Thursday.

Drivers handed $419 tickets for passing stopped school buses

Three people were ticketed Friday near Arlington, troopers said. One was arrested.

Car driver airlifted to Harborview after crash in Arlington

A sedan and delivery truck collided, and the sedan had to be cut in places to get the driver out.

Memorial restores a piece of home 5 years after Oso slide

A Friday ceremony honored those who died and unveiled plans for a 4-acre park at the disaster site.

Oso Mudslide: Loss and Courage

From 2014, our video about the disaster and its aftermath.