Steve Powell

Coug’s hot shooting sparks defense in come-from-behind win over MG (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Machai took on Malakhi, and the Cougar came out the victor. For three quarters, Lakewood tried to guard Marysville Getchell standout Malakhi Knight… Continue reading

Eagles flying high above the rim this year; girls win; wrestlers advance (slide show)

ARLINGTON – In the past, they’ve been called the high-flying Eagles because of their school mascot. This year they really are the high-flying Eagles. With… Continue reading

MG boys pick up a win at EvCC tourney (slide show)

EVERETT – Some times the game of basketball is simple. Make your free throws and you win in regulation. Miss them and you lose in… Continue reading

Top headlines of 2018

MARYSVILLE – A lot happened in 2018, but even more will happen in 2019 as a result. Big news that started or gained ground last… Continue reading

MG girls toughen up defense to beat Bothell (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Marysville Getchell’s girls basketball team jumped out to a 9-0 lead, and it looked like it would be smooth sailing from there. But… Continue reading

Defensive intensity sparks Lakewood to win over Blaine

LAKEWOOD – Machai Harris was sick the previous game, but he was the one who made visiting Blaine feel sickly Dec. 21, scoring 26 points… Continue reading

M-P, Arlington win; MG falls in boys basketball (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The Tomahawks jumped out to a 19-8 first-quarter lead and cruised from there to a 65-50 win over Shorewood Tuesday night. RaeQuan Battle,… Continue reading

Leah’s dreams coming true (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Children with autism can feel left out. They don’t often get invited to parties. That’s one of the reasons Deanna Sheldon started the… Continue reading

Eagle defense keys win; MG wins big; M-P wrestlers get 4 wins; 4 swim champs (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Coach Joe Marsh has his girls basketball team again playing that physical, full-court trapping defense that drives opponents crazy as they can’t get… Continue reading

Marysville, church volunteers clean up nuisance property

MARYSVILLE – Mike Oleson got an early Christmas present Tuesday - one he’d been wanting for five years. Code Enforcement and other city workers, along… Continue reading

Lakewood finds new standout in win over Ferndale (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – With second-leading scorer Machai Harris out sick, Lakewood coach Anthony Wiederkehr needed someone to step up. Morgan Stacey did - big time. The… Continue reading

Hammering out RAP’s details

MARYSVILLE – Local legislators plan to support a bill that would help fund the startup of the proposed Regional Apprenticeship Pathways Center at Marysville-Pilchuck High… Continue reading

‘Inner beast’ comes out of girls at M-P wrestling match (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Wrestling is bringing out the “inner beast” in girls on the newly combined Marysville Getchell-Marysville Pilchuck high school team. New coach Andie White… Continue reading

‘Coat lady’ no longer has to say, ‘No’ (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The “coat lady” must have felt like Scrooge the past few years. While everyone else was giving stuff away at the Toy Store,… Continue reading

Lions roar past M-P (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Defending 2A state champs Lynden schooled 3A Marysville-Pilchuck Monday night in every facet of the game, winning 80-46. M-P fans can only hope… Continue reading

Don’t miss “The Trial of Santa” Dec. 7-8 (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – I had never been to a middle school play before - ever. I’ve been missing out. The title of the play, “The Trial… Continue reading

Investigation slows charges in Arlington teen sex crime case

ARLINGTON – A Snohomish County deputy prosecutor said Monday that a now 35-year-old Arlington woman arrested last summer on suspicion of various sex crimes with… Continue reading

MG standing tall after win over Kamiak

MARYSVILLE – The taller they all the harder they fall, or something like that. Kamiak’s 7-foot center Ryker Wuttke had two blocks in the first… Continue reading

Marysville council learns about unhealthy part of the community

MARYSVILLE – The health of the city, or rather the unhealthy part of it, was spotlighted in two presentations to the City Council at Monday’s… Continue reading

Holiday lights going up; tours start Dec. 7 at golf course

MARYSVILLE – A smooth ride is just one of the improvements the 8th Annual Tour of Lights will have this year. The city evened out… Continue reading