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Volunteers sought to finish M’ville Museum; pioneeers honored

MARYSVILLE – Three locals received Pioneer of the Year awards from the…

 

Sign up for Father-Daughter dance

MARYSVILLE – Reservations are being taken for the Father-Daughter Valentine’s Dance and…

 

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Baby it’s cold, and clear, outside

Mount Rainier looms large even 85 miles away from Marysville in this…

  • Jan 6th, 2017

 

MG seniors Students of the Month

Daniela Castro and Lester-Jedric S. Flores, two seniors at Marysville Getchell High…

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Winners of newspapers’ Christmas Lights Contest named

Sue Olsen of Marysville and Diane Kreig of Arlington are the winners…

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Church celebrates Christ’s birth with community

MARYSVILLE – Like many churches, the Marysville Shoultes Gospel Hall doesn’t forget…

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‘The Voice’ is nothing; she’s got the voices

MARYSVILLE – Marysville’s Dolores Rogers has been called, “The Woman of 100…

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Kids need to be taught how to ‘keep calm’

MARYSVILLE – You can’t just tell kids to “Keep Calm,” you have…

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M’ville woman ‘over the top’ about Christmas

MARYSVILLE – When it comes to Christmas, Sheila Bussey of Marysville admits…

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‘Wow’ factor found at Toy Store in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – There’s been a lot of talk the past few years…

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Chante Lee, Chloe Starkenburg and Keegan Samaniego sit with other friends at a table at the meeting for MG. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Girls want responsible culture back at MG

MARYSVILLE – Chante Lee, Chloe Starkenburg and Keegan Samaniego were taught the…

Chante Lee, Chloe Starkenburg and Keegan Samaniego sit with other friends at a table at the meeting for MG. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Superintendent Becky Berg, right, talks to a packed crowd in the school board room at the Marysville School District office. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Learning academies not that popular anymore

MARYSVILLE – Learning academies were popular in the 1990s, but not so…

Superintendent Becky Berg, right, talks to a packed crowd in the school board room at the Marysville School District office. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
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Arlington Pearl Harbor survivor, 95, remembers the horror

ARLINGTON — In Robert Jared Dickson’s 95 years of life, one horrific…

  • Dec 10th, 2016
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More toy, food donations needed to help M’ville poor this holiday season

MARYSVILLE – Donations are down for this year’s Marysville Community Food Bank…

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Winners of newspapers’ Christmas Lights contest named

Sue Olsen of Marysville and Diane Kreig of Arlington are the winners…

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M’ville changes curriculum to better align with state standards

MARYSVILLE – In an effort to teach students what they need to…

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LHS senior plays Christmas villain

LAKEWOOD – Who is the most-hated character in a Christmas story? The…

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People of all ages enjoy the Festival of Trees

TULALIP – Community Open House at the Festival of Trees at the…

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It’s just a drop in the bucket to help those in need during holidays

MARYSVILLE – On this day when many eat too much, let us…

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Red Curtain Christmas play out of this world

MARYSVILLE – Red Curtain Productions presents an original adaptation of “Santa Claus…

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Marysville Food Bank hands out hundreds of turkeys for Thanksgiving

MARYSVILLE – It was the first distribution day for Thanksgiving turkeys and…

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King to be grand marshal at Merrysville parade

MARYSVILLE – Longtime community volunteer Tom King was named grand marshal of…

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Schoolhouse Cafe rocks with gourmet food at low prices

MARYSVILLE – Schoolhouse Cafe rocks, with gourmet food that would rival any…

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Police parking lot safe place for internet purchase exchanges

MARYSVILLE – We’ve all heard about the scary stories. Someone wants to…

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No. 1 student, No. 1 fan M-P students of the month

MARYSVILLE – Marysville-Pilchuck High School seniors Mackenzi Chapman and Ross Whyte have…

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Staying after school not a bad thing anymore

MARYSVILLE – An after-school program at Liberty Elementary School is giving students…

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M’ville grade schools asking for more Chromebooks

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District has 9,572 Chromebooks in its schools.…

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Veterans appreciate recognition, education at school assembly

MARYSVILLE – Veterans appreciate being honored on Veterans Day. But for Cy…

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Slide show of the Veterans Day assembly

MARYSVILLE – Check out the slide show on the Marshall Elementary School…

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Marysville schools ask community to sign drug-free pledges

MARYSVILLE – Cedarcrest Middle School, and others in the Marysville School District,…

  • Nov 4th, 2016
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The bad, ugly and good of Halloween

MARYSVILLE – The city was hit by some real evil Halloween night,…

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Plan ahead for holidays in Marysville, Arlington

It’s never too early to start planning for the holidays. Less than…

  • Nov 4th, 2016

‘Alice in Wonderland’ comes to M-PHS

MARYSVILLE – Students from Marysville-Pilchuck and Marysville Getchell high schools are performing…

  • Nov 3rd, 2016
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M’ville blogger’s research, writing skills keep dogs’ tails wagging

MARYSVILLE – A woman’s best friends are her dogs. Kimberly Gauthier of…

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Alateen helps kids deal with alcoholics

Editor’s note: The names in this article are changed because Alateen, and…

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Marysville nature blogger’s migraines diminish after switch to online school

MARYSVILLE – Lots of kids complain about headaches to get out of school, but Ashley Stephenson really did have chronic migraines.

  • Jul 10th, 2016
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Follow the rules for ‘Boom City’ fireworks

TULALIP — If you plan to purchase fireworks for the Fourth of July, just remember that many of the fireworks at "Boom City" can only be lit within the boundaries of "Boom City."

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Family, friends remember veteran, firefighter, outdoorsman Walt Bailey

MARYSVILLE — Walt Bailey was a man of deeds more than words, with roles that ranged from Pearl Harbor survivor to local firefighter to avid outdoorsman.

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Marysville cancer survivor shares her story at Relay For Life

MARYSVILLE — June 25 marked Monique Wold's first Relay For Life.

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Despite being 81, Marysville barista always perks up coffee shop

MARYSVILLE – At 81, Donna Hellein is one of the oldest baristas around.

  • Jun 28th, 2016
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