Arlington

DEA data show county was hit hard by prescription opioids

More than 220 million opioid pills flooded in between 2006 and 2012.

Here’s a daring recipe: Quit your job and buy a food truck

A Lake Stevens mom and daughter opened a puff-pastry business and hit the road. So far, yum!

Brush fire snarls I-5 traffic north of Arlington

Only one northbound lane of the freeway was open to traffic as the flames approached the road.

Flames destroy barn at Arlington park

Crews quickly extinguished the fire near highways 9 and 530, but the building had already collapsed.

Developer proposes 150-unit senior housing in Arlington

The affordable housing complex would be four stories high and be built along Highway 9.

Arlington City Council to discuss fireworks ban

Fireworks can now be discharged from 9 a.m. to midnight on July 4, and from 7 p.m. to midnight on Dec. 31.

Arlington man dies after motorcycle crash in Silvana

Speed may have contributed to the motorcycle hitting a power pole along Pioneer Highway.

206 apartments proposed near Arlington industrial center

The first land-use applications have been submitted. The plan shows units with up to three bedrooms.

When these pilots take off, a $100 burger is the destination

Their aerial joyrides involve flying somewhere, anywhere, for brunch with their fellow aviators.

Coveted designation may spur job growth in north county

It means more transportation funding for a 4,000-acre industrial center in Arlington and Marysville.

Welcome to Ellerie’s: A bed & (make your own damn) breakfast

River cottages near Darrington offer a peaceful retreat and a lively innkeeper.

Project manager Scott Gibson demonstrates the approximate size of one unit. (Julia-Grace Sanders / The Herald)

PUD customers buy up all those tiny solar energy investments

All 7,290 units in the Arlington solar array were spoken for within a month of going up for sale.

Project manager Scott Gibson demonstrates the approximate size of one unit. (Julia-Grace Sanders / The Herald)

Construction of Marysville manufacturing building under way

A Kirkland developer has broken ground to build 247,000 square feet for industry or distribution.

Carrie Westvang donated a kidney to her husband Robb in a recent transplant operation. The couple own Locals Espresso stands in Marysville, Stanwood and Arlington. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

23 years of marriage, 3 coffee stands, 2 kids — and a kidney

Carrie Westvang was a match for her husband Robb in a March transplant operation.

Carrie Westvang donated a kidney to her husband Robb in a recent transplant operation. The couple own Locals Espresso stands in Marysville, Stanwood and Arlington. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

72-year-old steam engine heading home to glory

Newell Corp. of Arlington spent more than a year reviving the locomotive for its return to Alaska.

New superintendent chosen to lead Lakewood schools

Scott Peacock has been asked to fill the position. He’s worked for Snohomish schools since 1993.

Final 3 chosen in Lakewood schools superintendent search

Each candidate will meet with the district this week. Someone is expected to be chosen by Friday.

Jayden Fullerton is bringing home two diplomas this spring

A passion for math and computer science is taking the 15-year-old to UW Bothell two years early.

Driver identified in Thursday’s fatal crash near Oso

The 46-year-old man was killed after the SUV he was driving crashed into a dump truck.

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