Gold Bar

County, cities given nearly $15M for roads projects

The Washington State Transportation Improvement Board recently awarded nearly $15 million to Snohomish County and nine local cities for various transportation projects. Topping the list… Continue reading

5,570 Christmas tree permits sold for Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie forest

Every year, thousands of families visit the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest in search of the perfect Christmas tree. As of Thursday, the forest… Continue reading

Gold Bar man charged in wife’s shooting to be evaluated

A Gold Bar man may have been suffering a mental health crisis when he opened fire inside his home last month. The man’s… Continue reading

Skykomish River drowning victim identified

A man who drowned on the Skykomish River last month has been identified as Nicolas G. Dalessio, 33, of Seattle. His Nov.… Continue reading

Man whose boat capsized on the Skykomish River dies

A man who was rescued Saturday after his boat overturned on the Skykomish River has died, according to police. Two men were… Continue reading

Boat capsizes in Skykomish River, one sent to hospital

Fire units from multiple agencies were dispatched shortly after 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon after a boat with two men in it capsized… Continue reading

Gold Bar man arrested for allegedly shooting his wife

A Gold Bar-area man was arrested Saturday after allegedly shooting his wife. The 79-year-old woman was hit by two bullets, prosecutors said. Bail… Continue reading

Bridges near Index, Gold Bar to be replaced

Bridges near Index, Gold Bar to be replaced

In some places around soggy Snohomish County, it’s still a giant log that gets you over a rushing stream of water. Log girders… Continue reading

Bridges near Index, Gold Bar to be replaced

Gold Bar man allegedly held cockfighting bouts

A Gold Bar man posed for pictures with some of the roosters he allegedly was training to fight to the death. Investigators… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Arlington: Cemetery info for genealogists The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society plans to host a presentation by Lynne Bridges about the Arlington Cemetery database. The presentation… Continue reading

Around the County

Arlington: ‘Legally Blonde’ to be staged Arlington High School’s production of the musical, “Legally Blonde,” based on the novel and movie of the same name,… Continue reading

Riders invited to test trails at Reiter Foothills

The State Department of Natural Resources is inviting the public to ride newly completed off-road vehicle trails at Reiter Foothills. Trail users will have an… Continue reading

Riders check out trails at Reiter Foothills

Mike Kash, of Gold Bar, drives his truck over the new trails at Reiter Foothills near Gold Bar on Saturday. Off-road enthusiasts came out to… Continue reading

Man hospitalized after Gold Bar house fire

The Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s office is investigating a house fire that sent a male resident to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle… Continue reading

Gold Bar man remains in critical condition after fire

A Gold Bar man remained in critical condition Tuesday at a Seattle hospital after he suffered burns in a house fire last… Continue reading

Gold Bar man injured in house fire dies

A Gold Bar man injured in a Jan. 19 house fire has died. Allen T. Sharlow, 54, died Friday at Harborview Medical Center… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Edmonds: Scholarships available Four hefty scholarships are available to Edmonds School District seniors, thanks to a grant from the Hazel Miller Foundation. The foundation awarded… Continue reading

Our Towns: Around the County

Darrington: Lookout restoration proposed A discussion about the proposed restoration of North Mountain Fire Lookout is the topic at the Darrington Area Business Association meeting… Continue reading

Around the County

Arlington: Concert to be performed on Sunday The North Cascades Concert Band is performing its annual tribute to John Philip Sousa at 3 p.m. Sunday… Continue reading

Around the County

Arlington: Sales tax hike on ballot The city of Arlington plans to put a sales tax increase on the Aug. 6 ballot. If approved, the… Continue reading