Police Substation to open in Smokey Point

Store owners in the Smokey Point neighborhood of Arlington are so sick and tired of aggressive panhandlers, shoplifters and drug users that they've asked...

Arlington approves ban on smoking in parks and on trails

The Arlington City Council on Monday unanimously approved a ban on smoking, including e-cigarettes, in parks and on trails in town. “We had a suggested...

Music in the Park

Sponsored by the City of Arlington. The City is able provide free concerts in the park with funding from the City’s hotel tax fund. The...

Darrington summer Street Fest

August 16, 2014, from 6pm to 11:30pm Street Fest in old town Darrington, on Darrington Street between Emens and Sauk avenues. Enjoy live music and...

DNR bans all fires, including campfires, in Washington

UPDATE, 3:35 p.m.: The parks included in the ban are the private and public campgrounds that are under Washington DNR fire protection, said Janet...

The shootout on Jim Creek Road

The man was lying on his stomach in the grass under a fir tree. He cradled a .22-caliber Ruger semi-automatic rifle equipped with a...

$35M from feds for rebuild of Oso slide-damaged Highway 530

The federal government says it’s giving Washington state $35 million to rebuild Highway 530, which was damaged in the Oso landslide in March. U.S. Rep....

Meet the Oso, Washington mudslide Rescue Dogs

The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating...

As Oso couple rebuild their lives, they focus on the good

Fate has landed Ron and Gail Thompson back here. They’re counting their blessings as they piece together their lives after the Oso mudslide obliterated...