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Bill would limit young hunters

With memories of a tragedy on their minds, lawmakers are on course this year to bar young hunters from going out alone. On… Continue reading

Search and rescue crews looking for 2 men on Wheeler Mountain

OSO – Snohomish County Search and Rescue crews are looking for two men believed to be in trouble on Wheeler Mountain about 15 miles south… Continue reading

Rescuers find loggers stuck in woods outside Oso

Snohomish County Search and Rescue crews on Thursday helped a pair of loggers whose truck got stuck on Wheeler Mountain about 15 miles… Continue reading

Digging goes on and on

Snowplows came through early along Highway 530 near Oso. That was Jennifer Koch’s first problem. The plows piled the snow up along the entrance to… Continue reading

Public Meetings

Everett City Council, 8:30 a.m. today, city council chambers, 3002 Wetmore Ave. The agenda includes the final public hearing on the proposed $505.7 million 2009… Continue reading

Judge wants AG’s emails in Oso mudslide liability case

The state Attorney General’s Office must hand over emails from its lawyers and expert witnesses to help a judge determine exactly who among… Continue reading

House approves young hunter limits

Hunters under age 14 would need adult supervision on public land under a bill that’s been approved by the state House. The bill… Continue reading

Judge to consider sanctions regarding Oso slide lawsuit

A King County judge is scheduled Wednesday morning to consider whether sanctions are appropriate after attorneys defending Washington admitted their hired experts have… Continue reading

Lake Cavanaugh Road to close for repairs

Lake Cavanaugh Road is expected to close through mid-July to allow Snohomish County road crews to repair damage from winter snow and rain.… Continue reading

County no longer wants your old electronics

Snohomish County’s solid waste division is pulling out of a popular state program for recycling electronics — only months after it got started.… Continue reading

Art show goes on without barn

Though the barn collapsed in the December snow, the Art in the Barn show continues Saturday. When Brian Yantis went out the morning… Continue reading

Even without its barn, Oso art show goes on

There is always room for art at the Yantis farm. The Arlington Arts Council is holding its fifth annual Art in the Barn… Continue reading

Teen found guilty in death of Oso hiker

A judge in Mount Vernon says the teen who killed a Sauk Mountain hiker he mistook for a bear is guilty of… Continue reading

State: Mudslide-case email deletions were honest mistake

Attorneys defending Washington against claims that the state should be held partly responsible for the misery caused by the Oso mudslide admitted Friday… Continue reading

County roads deadlier in August

GETCHELL — Three people died in three consecutive days on Snohomish County roads late last month, making it one of the deadliest periods this year.… Continue reading

Front Porch: Find vaudeville on Camano Island

A benefit vaudeville performance for the Camano Island Free Outdoor Cinema is set for 8:15 tonight. It’s at Chumleighland at the corner of E. Camano… Continue reading

Skagit County teen who mistook Oso hiker for bear gets 30 days detention

A 15-year-old hunter who killed a Sauk Mountain hiker he mistook for a bear has been sentenced to 30 days in juvenile… Continue reading

Front Porch: Teens can test their intestinal fortitude

Test stomachs and stamina in Stanwood. The Stanwood Library offers a disgusting program at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at 9701 271st St. NW. Brave contestants will… Continue reading

No serious injuries in crash involving Arlington school bus

OSO — A crash involving an Arlington school bus shut down Highway 530 for several hours Friday afternoon. No one was seriously hurt in the… Continue reading

Minor injuries in school bus crash that closed Hwy. 530

OSO — A crash involving an Arlington school bus shut down Highway 530 for several hours Friday afternoon. No one was seriously hurt in the… Continue reading