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HEADS UP Jetty Island final days There are only a few days left to fit in a visit to Jetty Island this year. The season… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITY Give blood for kids September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the American Red Cross is encouraging eligible donors to give blood to support… Continue reading

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HEADS UP More overnight rolling slowdowns coming to I-5 As Seattle City Light continues to relocate overhead power lines to support Sound Transit’s Lynnwood Link… Continue reading

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EVENTS Fair continues The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe continues this week through Labor Day. Doors are open 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. The… Continue reading

Five hiking tips to inspire kids to be explorers like Dora

With the release of “Dora and the Lost City of Gold,” it’s a great time to get your little ones exploring outdoors.

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EVENTS Car toys on tour The Hot Wheels Legends Tour will be rolling into Everett from 8 a.m. to noon today at the Walmart Supercenter,… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Cleaner street sweepers Snohomish County Public Works is preparing to add four new high-efficiency street sweepers to its fleet after receiving a $1.5… Continue reading

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EVENTS Car toys The Hot Wheels Legends Tour will be rolling into Everett from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Walmart Supercenter, 11400 Highway… Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE Music project moves The Snohomish County Music Project is preparing a Sept. 6 grand opening reception at its new location in downtown… Continue reading

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MEETING The Snohomish County Council has scheduled a public hearing for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to consider new sign regulations for the Clearview rural commercial zone… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Fair starts this week The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe starts Thursday and runs through Sept. 2. Doors are open 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITIES Help name park plaza The Mountlake Terrace Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission wants community input on ideas to name the Town Center Park Plaza,… Continue reading

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EVENTS Awards and BBQ Celebrate the nominees of this year’s City of Lake Stevens Cascade Awards, and find out who the winner is, from 2… Continue reading

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EVENTS Startup center ceremony The dedication for the Startup Event Center is set for noon Saturday. The community ceremony marks the culmination of a four-year… Continue reading

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EVENTS Sculpture wonderland The next open house at Cloudstone Sculpture Park & Gallery is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 31 and Sept.… Continue reading

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MEETINGS Clearview forum set for Thursday The Clearview Community Association has planned its annual town hall meeting for 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday. The meetup… Continue reading

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EVENTS Dazzling dahlias The Everett Dahlia Show, with displays of more than 2,500 dahlias, is 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4:30… Continue reading

App lets you tour the Mountain Loop Highway with your phone

A new app has everything you need to know when you’re on the scenic byway — no cell service required.

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WAYS TO HELP Golf tournament Support students in Snohomish County through the fifth annual Todd Evans Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament, at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 17,… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Forest parking The U.S. Forest Service urges people to park only in designated areas of the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Trailheads have started… Continue reading