MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Strawberry Festival crowned its Senior and Junior Royalty Courts during its annual April Friesner Memorial Scholarship Pageant on Saturday, March 1, at its new venue in the Totem Middle School cafeteria.
TULALIP — Gary Chandler, vice president of government affairs for the Association of Washington Business, returned to the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce's Business Before Hours on Friday, Feb. 28, to predict that the current state legislative session would wrap up quickly, due to a number of factors which caused him to express cautious optimism, even as he echoed incoming AWB President and CEO Kris Johnson's call for local business owners to share their stories with legislators.
MARYSVILLE — Spencer Norton isn’t even a year old yet, and he’s already been fighting for his life.
MARYSVILLE — A local landmark went missing late last month, and while police are searching for any signs of it, neither the city nor those who funded its installation are especially hopeful about its eventual recovery.
The School House Cafe at Totem Middle School has undergone a few changes this year, as former Seattle chef Jeff Delma makes his way through his seventh year of coordinating the student cooks in the kitchen.
TULALIP — Shoring up the struggling students of the Marysville School District was a recurring theme among the many and varied subjects discussed during the Monday, Feb. 24, joint meeting of the respective boards of directors of the Marysville School District and the Tulalip Tribes.
SMOKEY POINT — Arlington Police Detectives are asking the community for help in identifying a daytime burglar in the Smokey Point Area.
MARYSVILLE — On Monday, March 3, the Marysville School District Board of Directors will receive a report from the district Instructional Materials and Curriculum Committee, recommending adoption of the following instructional material: Foundations of Restaurant Management & Culinary Arts Level 1 and Level 2.
MARYSVILLE — The city of Marysville's Transportation Benefit District Board met on Monday, Feb. 24, to review a number of potential projects.
LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood School District is tantalizingly close to meeting the required supermajority to pass its building bond, but unless the next set of election results shows the approval side gaining at least 32 votes, it won't be close enough.
MARYSVILLE — The walls have been raised, but the interior still needs some work on the Marysville Historical Society Museum. On Wednesday, Feb. 12, MHS President Ken Cage provided a rough forecast of the work that he expects to be completed this year, although he refrained from giving specific dates.
A group of Marysville parents testified before the Marysville School District Board of Directors on Tuesday, Feb. 18, to express their concerns with how the district has handled its special needs students, and in at least two cases to make fresh claims of staff mistreatment of students.
MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Police lockdown on three Marysville schools was lifted at 10:15 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 24, after police conducted a search for a carjacking suspect in the area.
MARYSVILLE — Marysville, Tulalip and Everett citizens should mark their calendars for a “Coffee Hour and a Half” conversation on Saturday, Feb. 22, with state representatives Mike Sells and June Robinson. The two lawmakers are hosting the meeting from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Marysville Library, located at 6120 Grove St. in Marysville.
MARYSVILLE — The city of Marysville will be conducting its next meeting of the Transportation Benefit District’s Board on Monday, Feb. 24, during which the Board is set to hash out its bylaws and procedures, in addition to weighing which projects it might decide to take on, with the support of voters.
ARLINGTON — Travis Hots, who already serves as fire chief for Snohomish County Fire District 22 in the Getchell area, has also stepped up to serve as fire chief of Snohomish County Fire District 21 in the rural Arlington area.
OLYMPIA — State Rep. Hans Dunshee, D-Snohomish, is inviting the citizens of the 44th Legislative District to a town hall meeting via telephone, so that people can ask questions, share ideas or comment on issues of the day.
ARLINGTON — Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office are looking to speak with anyone who may have witnessed a vehicle collision that left an 18-year-old Stanwood woman, a passenger in the vehicle, dead at the scene on Sunday, Feb. 16.
OLYMPIA — Dennis Kendall started his day earlier than usual on Thursday. That’s because the former mayor of Marysville, who is still looking out for the community’s best interests, joined almost 80 other volunteers for the 8th Annual United Ways of Washington Lobby Day in Olympia.
OLYMPIA — Arlington Fire Chief Bruce Stedman and Arlington City Council member Jesica Stickles visited the state capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 11, to help make state legislators more aware of safety and transportation issues affecting the local area.