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Arlington police part of torch run to help Special Olympics

ARLINGTON – Six people associated with the Arlington Police Department participated in the recent Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. The six carried the… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

Arlington announces entertainment schedule for summer

ARLINGTON – The city’s Summer Entertainment Series kicks off next weekend. Jimmy Wright Band will start if off June 7 from 6-9 p.m. at Legion… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019
Kimberly Herbert of Marysville on deck of the ship keeping score in the gun qualification course. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville sailor part of gun qualification course

MARYSVILLE – Kimberly Herbert of Marysville is out in the Pacific Ocean somewhere. The Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class recently participated in a gun qualification course.… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019
Kimberly Herbert of Marysville on deck of the ship keeping score in the gun qualification course. (Courtesy Photo)
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Arlington girl, 12, receives medal for bravery

ARLINGTON – Genesis Holdaway was just trying to help her great grandmother, but she received an award for it. Genesis, 12, was with Janet Osborn… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019
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Mayor Nehring gives out award of excellence

MARYSVILLE – Leslie Burnett of police records received the Mayor’s Employee Excellence Award at Monday’s City Council meeting. Mayor Jon Nehring said she helps involve… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Sky’s the limit for Skyleigh, other Rotary winners (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – For much of her young life, Skyleigh Morrison has helped others. Now, she is the one getting the help. Morrison received a $20,000… Continue reading

Arlington mayor wins Jackson award

ARLINGTON – Mayor Barb Tolbert is the 2019 recipient of the Henry M. Jackson Award. Presented at the 8th Annual Economic Alliance Snohomish County Meeting… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2019

Used portable saves Arlington $200K

ARLINGTON - A used portable classroom is being installed just north of Presidents Elementary School. The portable, purchased from Monroe Public Schools in December 2018… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019
Alexis Jones (Susan), Nick Poling (Hunter), Nina Prentiss (Heidi) and Peter Davies (Jeff) belt out one of the songs in [title of show], running May 31-June 16 at the Red Curtain. (Courtesy Photo)

Modern off-Broadway musical hit in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – [title of show] is a musical written by two guys about two guys writing a musical… Red Curtain Foundation presents the Obie Award-winning… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019
Alexis Jones (Susan), Nick Poling (Hunter), Nina Prentiss (Heidi) and Peter Davies (Jeff) belt out one of the songs in [title of show], running May 31-June 16 at the Red Curtain. (Courtesy Photo)
Marysville-Pilchuck AVID teacher Taya Schweizer gets a hug at a ceremony Monday celebrating the success of the program. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Marysville AVID students get thousands of dollars in scholarship money

MARYSVILLE – Just looking at the numbers, you can’t help but be an avid fan of AVID. Thirteen Advancement Via Individual Determination students at Marysville… Continue reading

Marysville-Pilchuck AVID teacher Taya Schweizer gets a hug at a ceremony Monday celebrating the success of the program. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Lakewood announces top academic students

LAKEWOOD – The Cougars have announced their top academic students at year’s end. Kimmy Epperson has earned a 3.98 grade point average while attending Lakewood… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019
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Memorial Day events set in Marysville, Arlington

Memorial Day just won’t be the same without Marysville city historian Ken Cage. For years Cage played a major role in the observance at the… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019
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MG custodian honored for helping Life Skills graduate

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District’s Life Skills teacher, Jim Strickland, and the district itself presented awards to Marysville Getchell High School custodian Zach Prine… Continue reading

Volunteers build ramps for those in need

The Master Builders Association of Snohomish and King counties built 40 ramps for people in need last Saturday, including one in Arlington and four in… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

2 standout M-P athletes Students of the Month

Softball and wrestling standouts at Marysville-Pilchuck High School are May’s Students of the Month, as picked by the Marysville Soroptimist and Kiwanis Clubs. Sydney Zachry… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019
Volunteers work on the trail from Strawberry Fields to the dog park as part of a community service project involving a new group called the Marysville-Tulalip Family of Volunteers.

Marysville leaders want volunteers all in the family

MARYSVILLE – For this organization, it’s all in the family. This city is full of community service groups that encourage adults to volunteer. Its school… Continue reading

  • May 14, 2019
Volunteers work on the trail from Strawberry Fields to the dog park as part of a community service project involving a new group called the Marysville-Tulalip Family of Volunteers.
Casey Emory of Marysville on stage at the Tacoma Dome. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville on WE Day stage at Tacoma Dome

The new Girls of Promise and S Club in Marysville were front and center at a recent WE Day event at a packed Tacoma Dome.… Continue reading

  • May 14, 2019
Casey Emory of Marysville on stage at the Tacoma Dome. (Courtesy Photo)

Nehring, NJROTC honor M-P principal Rose

MARYSVILLE – Mayor Jon Nehring proclaimed May 9 Dave Rose Day within the city at a recent ceremony at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Rose, the M-P… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2019

Marysville homemade, homegrown event just in time for Mother’s Day

MARYSVILLE – Need a Mother’s Day gift? The first Mother Lovin’ Market Handmade/Homegrown event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, the… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2019

Youth opportunities; drag show and improv all at Marysville’s Red Curtain

MARYSVILLE – Red Curtain opens its stage to two groups of young actors. Auditions for Springboard, for ages 9-15, are set for May 7-8. All… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2019