You have to be more careful hiking this time of the year

By Renae James Fall is here but that doesn’t mean hiking season is over. You just need to be more selective on the trails you… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2018

Donate clothes, other items to help Marysville Historical Society

MARYSVILLE – If you have some extra clothes you want to get rid of, the Marysville Historical Society is having a FUNDrive that can help… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2018

Japanese TV show tries to open Marysville safe

MARYSVILLE – The mystery of what’s inside the historic safe at the Marysville Museum has spread all the way to Japan. A Japanese TV show… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2018

Continuing the Halloween family tradition in Marysville

Rachel Nanfito, above, is carrying on the family tradition. When her mom died, the family was thinking of selling 3rd Street Books. “There’s no money… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018


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  • Oct 31, 2018


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  • Oct 30, 2018

Woman from Marysville part of Fleet Week

SAN DIEGO – Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Kimberly Herbert of Marysville conducts a public ship tour on the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2018

Should you rake or leaf them alone?

By Steve Smith It’s that time of year when gardeners have to decide how they are going to manage their piles of leaves. Over the… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2018

MMS choir inspires Liberty students to keep singing

MARYSVILLE – Second-year Liberty Elementary teacher Delm Bergner wants to inspire her students to keep teaching. So Oct. 25 she invited the choir from nearby… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2018

2 M-P girls tie for Student of the Month

MARYSVILLE – Two senior girls from Marysville-Pilchuck High School, along with classmate Kyle Yund, have been named the Marysville Kiwanis-Soroptimist Girls and Boy of the… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

5 new officers sworn in

ARLINGTON – The city swore in five new officers Oct. 15. The department welcomed officers Shane Sharp, Dustin Bartlett, Rhonda Urton, Mike Ellis and Mike… Continue reading

  • Oct 22, 2018

Rachel’s book tells her history with Israel commune

Last in a series. Rachel Israel was taken by her mother to live in the Love Israel commune outside of Arlington in the 1970s when… Continue reading

Volunteers, donations sought for holiday food drive, Toy Store in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – With the holidays coming up, volunteers and donations are needed for the annual Marysville Food Bank and Toy Store. The donation campaign will… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2018

Awards presented at Marysville School Board meeting

MARYSVILLE – Six awards were presented at the Marysville School Board meeting Monday night. Jayden Kelly, a student at Cedarcrest Middle School, was presented with… Continue reading

What’s Love got to do with it?

Book: Everything when it came to Arlington commune

Community briefs

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  • Oct 11, 2018

Haunted spots in Marysville, Arlington, elsewhere

MARYSVILLE – What better place to search for ghosts than a museum? With all of the old things collected and on display at the Marysville… Continue reading

Arlington Kiwanis names person of year

ARLINGTON – Steve Peterson was honored as Arlington Kiwanis Person of the Year at the Kiwanis Installation Banquet Oct. 3. Peterson grew up in Oso… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

3 now Eagle Scouts

MARYSVILLE – Three local young men will be recognized with their Eagle Scout awards Oct. 27. RJ Ustaris’ project comprised of three parts, all in… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018