Steve Powell

All 4 local prep teams qualify tracksters for state (slide show)

Lakewood boasted three district champions in the 2A meet at home, while Trina Davis of Marysville-Pilchuck and Julia Parra of Arlington starred in the 3A… Continue reading

 

Mound makeover marvelous for McKenzie (slide show)

EVERETT — After giving up Meadowdale’s first hit of the game, Marysville-Pilchuck pitcher McKenzie Justice tweaked her leg. She said the dirt was hard as… Continue reading

 

Bikinis for beach not business, mom tells council

MARYSVILLE – A Marysville mom complained to the City Council Monday night that she doesn’t like that a bikini barista stand has opened up in… Continue reading

 

McKenzie Justice, left, hit a home run and came within inches of another in M-P ‘s 12-1 win over Meadowdale Tuesday. Little Chloe Morgan actually outslugged the Tomahawk standout by hitting two home runs. One was the traditional over-the-fence variety. The other was the more-rare inside the park. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

M-P splits games; joins MG, Arlington in consolation bracket

EVERETT – At 4 foot 11, 105 pounds, Chloe Morgan does not look at all like a power hitter. But for the second-straight year in… Continue reading

McKenzie Justice, left, hit a home run and came within inches of another in M-P ‘s 12-1 win over Meadowdale Tuesday. Little Chloe Morgan actually outslugged the Tomahawk standout by hitting two home runs. One was the traditional over-the-fence variety. The other was the more-rare inside the park. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

5 MG girls to play sports in college (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Five girls at Marysville Getchell High School announced at a ceremony Monday night where they plan to play sports in college. Hannah Jones… Continue reading

Support for families of opioid addicts

SILVANA – It looked like any group gathering to play cards, talk about issues or eat dinner. Young and old, people from all walks of… Continue reading

M’ville kids get hooked on fishing (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Hundreds of people turned out on a sunny day for the Kiwanis Fishing Derby Saturday. Ken Edwards of Marysville said he’s been bringing… Continue reading

AD, student honored at M’ville school board meeting

MARYSVILLE – School district athletic director Greg Erickson and Marysville-Pilchuck High School junior Edgar Martinez shared the stage at the school board meeting Monday night.… Continue reading

M’ville full of Wonder Women (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Lynda Carter and Gal Gadat have nothing on the Marysville Soroptimist Wonder Women. The Soroptimists celebrated their 40 years of existence in town… Continue reading

M’ville Students of the Month overcome obstacles

MARYSVILLE – Two Marysville Getchell graduating seniors who have become passionate about community service in drastically different ways are the Kiwanis-Soroptimist Students of the Month… Continue reading

M-P girls, boys stand out at Marysville City Championships (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – As usual, Kiarra Green and Trina Davis did not disappoint. The two fastest girls in Marysville have had quite the rivalry the past… Continue reading

Tommies return to help seniors in final year

MARYSVILLE – For 3 1/2 years, Marysville-Pilchuck students and staff have bravely dealt with their emotions related to the shooting in October of 2014. This… Continue reading

It’s a good trade: You earn while you learn

MARYSVILLE – In the trade industry, “You earn while you learn.” That’s one advantage the trades have over college, Jake Morgan, a Snohomish County Public… Continue reading

Don’t turn the page yet on library election

The book is not closed on the library election. The library measure was ahead 50.2 percent to 49.8 percent Thursday after trailing 50.4 percent to… Continue reading

Bankers teach kids about money, money, money, money (slide show)

“Money, get away. Get a good job with good pay and you’re okay. Money, it’s a gas. Grab that cash with both hands and make… Continue reading

Lakewood girls softball team edges Lynden Christian (slide show)

Lakewood’s girls softball team beat the reigning state basketball champion Lynden Christian Lyncs. Not in basketball, but in softball 6-5 at home Tuesday. Leadoff hitter… Continue reading

Larsen works for housing funds

MARYSVILLE – Congressman Rick Larsen is concerned. The Arlington Democrat is worried that programs such as Housing Hope’s could face budget cuts or even elimination… Continue reading

Longtime Maryfest members get to return, judge rules

MARYSVILLE — A preliminary injunction was granted Tuesday in a lawsuit involving Maryfest, the volunteer organization that runs the Marysville Strawberry Festival. As a result,… Continue reading

SnoCo asks M’ville to join opioid fight

MARYSVILLE – Snohomish County is treating the opioid epidemic as if it is a disaster. It’s Department of Emergency Management and its Opioid Response Multi-Agency… Continue reading

‘Make a decision’ on schools future

MARYSVILLE – “Make a decision.” Jason Thompson, acting superintendent for the Marysville School District, said a number of people told him to do just that… Continue reading