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Nancy Schaut hands out “Wonder Woman” necklaces to Marysville high school graduates who received Soroptimist scholarships Tuesday. Schaut won one in 1988 and returned to the club to help the community. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Hundreds of Marysville students win thousands of dollars in scholarships, awards

MARYSVILLE – As 10 high school graduates received scholarships from the Soroptimists Tuesday, speakers talked about how they hoped someday the young women would return… Continue reading

Nancy Schaut hands out “Wonder Woman” necklaces to Marysville high school graduates who received Soroptimist scholarships Tuesday. Schaut won one in 1988 and returned to the club to help the community. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Girl who struggled in school gets first GED from new program in Arlington while working almost full-time

ARLINGTON - The mother of a teen who struggled in school is so thankful for the Arlington Public Schools new Open Doors to Re-Engagement Program.… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2018

The band plays on – even at a carnival in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – It’s not the kind of place you usually see a concert band. So visitors to the Marysville-Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Carnival Thursday night… Continue reading

Marysville does some twisting to side step big dance crowds by shuffling showcase (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – In past years, the Spring Showcase for kids in the city’s dance classes were packed with people. So, this year the city did… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2018

Berry Run returns to Strawberry Festival on June 9 at Tulalip Amphitheater

TULALIP - The Berry Run will again be part of the Marysville Strawberry Festival June 9 starting at 9 a.m. The 5-kilometer and 1-kilometer runs… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Strawberry Festival opens with Kids Day Party in the Park

MARYSVILLE - The nine-day Marysville Strawberry Festival’s big finale is a jam-packed day culminating in the Twilight Grand Parade, but it’s the kids that get… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

ECAEP raises money for Marysville food bank

MARYSVILLE – Families in the Marysville School District’s Early Childhood Education Assistance Program understand the important role the city’s food bank plays in the community.… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Trio will ride atop Marysville float in Strawberry Festival parade June 16 (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Nathan Weller has been in the Marysville Strawberry Festival Parade before – just not as king. Weller, a junior at Marysville Getchell High… Continue reading

All that jazz made up of female musicians

MARYSVILLE – The all-time greatest jazz musicians include: Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Bennie Goodman, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie and many more. But while there are… Continue reading

Marysville City Band to perform at carnival Thursday, museum Friday (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The 45-member Marysville City Band will perform an outdoor concert, weather permitting, to kick off the Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce annual fundraising… Continue reading

These athletes up to the challenge (slide show)

ARLINGTON – You won’t hear “kill the umpire” at this game. You’d be more likely to see someone hug an ump - if there was… Continue reading

Marysville man in Navy serving on sub in Guam

SASEBO, Japan – A Marysville native is serving in Guam in the U.S. Navy aboard the expeditionary submarine tender USS Emory S. Land. Petty Officer… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Marysville offers many free summer events

MARYSVILLE – The city is offering a variety of free events this summer. The inaugural Splish Splash Summer Bash will take place June 27. The… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Marysville schools honor 7

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District recently honored seven education advocates at the 2018 Washington Association of School Administrators Leadership Awards. Teachers Kacee Kukull and… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Marysville full of Wonder Women (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Lynda Carter and Gal Gadat have nothing on the Marysville Soroptimist Wonder Women. The Soroptimists celebrated their 40 years of existence in town… Continue reading

Marysville kids get hooked on fishing (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Hundreds of people turned out on a sunny day for the Kiwanis Fishing Derby Saturday. Ken Edwards of Marysville said he’s been bringing… Continue reading

Why all the smiles at Marysville School District office? (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Ever wonder what teachers do when they retire? Smile. A lot. Newly named interim Marysville School District Superintendent Jason Thompson said at a… Continue reading

Museum turns 1, exhibits much older than that

MARYSVILLE – The first year of the Marysville Museum is history. Well almost. On June 3, from noon to 3 p.m., the museum will celebrate… Continue reading

These housewives desperate to form a punk-rock band

MARYSVILLE – Four housewives declare their independence and form a punk rock band in “Angry Housewives,” a Seattle classic to be performed at the Red… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2018

Briefs (May 19)

Healthy Communities Day MARYSVILLE – Kids and adults of all ages are invited to the free 10th Annual Healthy Communities Challenge Day June 2. The… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2018