Steve Powell

Poochapalooza done due to lack of volunteer help

MARYSVILLE – It looks as if Marysville Poochapalooza’s run has come to an end. After 12 years, members of the nonprofit Marysville Dog Owners Group… Continue reading

Arlington baseball, girls track look exceptional (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Based on the number of All-Wesco returnees from last year, the Eagles should have exceptionally strong baseball and girls track teams. Good pitching… Continue reading

M-P boys make history with 4th-place finish (slide show)

TACOMA – Coach Bary Gould’s boys basketball team made history Saturday. The Marysville-Pilchuck squad beat Kelso 71-60 to place fourth in the state 3A basketball… Continue reading

Marysville told of need for affordable housing

MARYSVILLE – The need for more affordable housing in Marysville was the topic of a presentation to the City Council Monday. Chris Collier, program manager… Continue reading

Despite ouster at state, some good news for Arlington girls basketball team

TACOMA - This question is for Arlington High School girls basketball fans. Do you want the good news or the bad news first? The good… Continue reading

MG scores big on last question to finish 2nd in Hi-Q

MARYSVILLE – After missing eight-straight questions, it didn’t look good for Marysville Getchell High School’s Hi-Q team. But it scored points on its final five… Continue reading

Lakewood soon to have 2 Fields of Dreams (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – The high school has one Field of Dreams and soon will have two. The girls softball team is turning out on its new… Continue reading

M-P boys, Arlington girls advance at state; Eagle boys ousted

Swish, swish, swish. Windshield wipers? Nope. A broom? Nope. What kept making that sound Saturday at Everett Community College were shots put up by Marysville-Pilchuck… Continue reading

Young man killed by hit-and-run driver was well-loved

MARYSVILLE — Matthew Colson was well loved. That is obvious looking at his Facebook page, with dozens of comments from friends and family mourning his… Continue reading

Marysville takes on bigger role in Regional Apprenticeship Pathways plan

MARYSVILLE – Chris Nation noticed. In a work session discussion of the Marysville school board about the fledgling Regional Apprenticeship Pathways, the director said it… Continue reading

M-P shows championship-caliber defense in win over Arlington (slide show)

They say defense wins championships. If that’s true, look out for Marysville-Pilchuck. The Tomahawks boys basketball team used a tight, in-your-face, man-to-man defense, not allowing… Continue reading

1st cannabidiol CBD business opens in Marysville

It’s not cannibas with THC

Arlington boys, girls; M-P boys in title game tonight; MG boys still alive; MG girls, Lakewood boys ousted; local divers, wrestlers at state

Arlington and Marysville-Pilchuck will play for the 3A District 1 Championship tonight at 8 at Everett Community College. Arlington’s girls will play Snohomish at 6… Continue reading

MG, M-P make foes look sluggish in made up snow playoff games (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The lack of practice due to snow days didn’t seem to faze either Marysville-Pilchuck’s or Marysville Getchell’s boys basketball teams in the first… Continue reading

Marysville’s star developer search

MARYSVILLE – The city is on the lookout for developers who could build housing and retail sites on the Ebey Waterfront. “We need to get… Continue reading

Voters will decide about RFA in April

MARYSVILLE – Voters will decide in a special election April 23 if they want to fund a new Regional Fire Authority. The City Council voted… Continue reading

Divers, wrestlers to state; basketball rescheduled (slide show)

Two Marysville divers qualified for state and a third might get a wild card spot after the District 1 Swim and Dive Championships at Snohomish.… Continue reading

Local schools back in session, but 2 hours late

Marysville council to meet Thursday morning

Teaching of gender identity evolving in Marysville schools

MARYSVILLE – Life can be confusing, especially so if your gender identity is not heterosexual. That is why the Marysville School District teaches students about… Continue reading

Group for adults with special needs loses sponsor

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Tulalip Integrated Learning Center is looking to form its own nonprofit after its sponsoring agency, Eagle Wings disAbility Ministries, ended its… Continue reading