Business

Central Welding Supply opens first store outside lower 48 states

MARYSVILLE – Marysville-based Central Welding Supply will open its first store outside the lower 48 states when it opens for business Feb. 27 in Wasilla,… Continue reading

Chamber ups its voice for business in the new year

TULALIP – The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce spent the past year fine-tuning its chops to be the voice for a more-connected business community.… Continue reading

Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital announces CEO

MARYSVILLE - Matt Crockett, a behavioral healthcare executive with hospital management experience, has been named the new chief executive officer at the Smokey Point Behavioral… Continue reading

Marysville firm manufactures modern decks for urban dwellers

MARYSVILLE – The light bulb moment came during the “leaky condo crisis” a decade ago when Norman Singfield, president of Skyline Engineered Systems in Marysville,… Continue reading

If you love Christmas lights, but hate putting them up

MARYSVILLE – Many people love Christmas lights, but not too many enjoy putting them up. It can take many, many hours out in the cold.… Continue reading

Driving tips from a pro because M’ville needs them

MARYSVILLE – I was recently the victim of a hit and run near Pioneer Elementary. A car backed into me, then passed a disabled car,… Continue reading

M’ville business helps single mom with twin girls be safer on the road

MARYSVILLE – The Firestone at Smokey Point has created a firestorm on social media for helping a single mom with twin 14-month-old girls. Hailey Thome… Continue reading

After the mess, 3rd St. will be beautiful

MARYSVILLE – Ron Armstrong has been renting a little house on Third Street for 32 years. This week, construction that will last until April started… Continue reading

3rd Street Books may be closing in on last chapter

MARYSVILLE – Darilee Bednar said Nov. 10 that she may have to sell 3rd Street Books, which she has owned for 28 years. Bednar said… Continue reading

Homeless-housing project under way at Twin Lakes

TWIN LAKES – Lots of people and organizations work to help the homeless in Marysville and Arlington. But Housing Hope recently broke ground on one… Continue reading

To raise minimum wage or not is key ballot question

MARYSVILLE - Initiative 1433 would raise the minimum wage statewide to $13.50 over four years and require sick leave starting in 2018, actions supporters say would bring a more- livable wage for the lowest-paid workers.

  • Nov 4, 2016

Educators learn from, about Tulalips

TULALIP – The Tulalip Tribes invited teachers from around the region to a special Educators’ Night at the Hibulb Cultural Center to learn about the… Continue reading

Deaf man among those helped at job fair

TULALIP — Jacob Simmons, 30, boasts a significant amount of experience in the warehouse and manufacturing sectors, but job-hunting is complicated because he's deaf.

Goodwill program supports aerospace careers

MARYSVILLE — Monique Edwards wants high school students who might have ruled out higher education to know that it can still be part of their future.

AWB hopes to minimize increase of minimum wage

TULALIP — Gary Chandler's advice for business owners regarding a potential minimum wage increase is this: Better a little than a lot.

Women encouraged to share their stories

MARYSVILLE — As the WISE Women head into their third annual business showcase March 16, they took time during their regular monthly meeting March 2 to help women in business tell their stories.

Soroptimists ease off on requirements

ARLINGTON — Only once every 12 years does an area conference of Soroptimist International convene in Marysville or Arlington, since the Marysville chapter is but one of 12 in the area.

Marysville’s only frozen yogurt shop opens

MARYSVILLE — City officials and the families helped celebrate the opening of Marysville's only frozen yogurt shop Jan. 30.

Tulalip Beef Jerky Outlet offers flavors for every taste

TULALIP — Walk into the Tulalip Beef Jerky Outlet, and there's a good chance that owner Tom Miller will try to give you a guided tour.

Play It Again Sports moves downtown to serve more customers

MARYSVILLE — Five years after they first opened in Marysville, Play It Again Sports has moved to a new location, that affords them more space for the influx of customer traffic they've gotten over the years.