Toys help kids whose parents are having troubles this holiday season

Colleen Goad picks out toys for her daughters.  - Kirk Boxleitner
  • Today at 6:00AM

MARYSVILLE — With three children and a husband whose job injury left him unable to work, Colleen Goad is one of many Marysville parents who found her family facing a challenging Christmas.

Arlington Times

Give Arlington council, taxpayers information they need on salaries (editorial)

  • Today at 6:00AM

When a city wants to give its workers raises, it is common practice to give the public as much information as it wants to get buy-in from the people who pay the taxes to support the government.

Food bank gets in the Christmas spirit giving out meal ingredients

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 6:00AM

MARYSVILLE — The first day of this year’s Christmas meal distributions at the Marysville Community Food Bank held steady with previous holiday seasons, and so have the needs of the families that it serves.

This toy story has a happy ending

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 1:47PM

ARLINGTON — Sara McCarter has two daughters, ages 7 and 9. She and her husband are both unemployed, and while he’s been looking for work, health issues have prevented her from doing the same.

Auction-dinner, powwow-jam among activities for students during winter break

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 1:09PM

MARYSVILLE – A Silent Auction-Benefit Dinner to raise money for Marysville-Pilchuck High School will take place Saturday, Dec. 20, from 5 to 9 p.m.

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