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Marysville leaders Nehring, Muller, Albright, Maksimos all challenged by late filings

After filing week, both Arlington and Marysville mayors will face challengers, but not until the November general election. Mike Patrick of Marysville will take on… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

 

Marysville couple reportedly bought insurance after accident, charged with fraud

OLYMPIA – Brittany Jones and Steven Jones of Marysville each were charged with one count of filing a false insurance claim in Snohomish County Superior… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

 

Families explore diversity, vitality of others at Festival of World Cultures (slide show)

MARYSVILLLE – “There’s a lot of positive energy in here,” said the drummer leading the Yolihani Group from Mexico before pounding out another forceful beat… Continue reading

 

Arlington Graffiti Brigade spring cleanup wipes out tagging, dries up paint, supplies

By Douglas Buell dbuell@arlingtontimes.com ARLINGTON – Armed with paint brushes and rollers, volunteers with the Arlington Graffiti Brigade wiped out a spring outbreak of tagging… Continue reading

Police outreach team delivers promising results in first year

The embedded social worker team on camp visits building trust, offering help to homeless, addicted.

Mayor honors pioneer association chronicler with volunteer award

ARLINGTON - A local writer chronicling the first 100 years of Arlington may want to update her “About the Author” page in the next edition.… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2019

Siebert joins crowded field for Marysville City Council

Longtime Marysville City councilman Jeff Siebert wants his old job back, apparently. Siebert has joined the crowded field for Rob Toyer’s spot. Toyer is running… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2019

Credit trimesters with MSD success

MARYSVILLE – The statistics are alarming. More Native Americans in the Marysville School District are dropping out of school, 47.5 percent, than graduating 35.6 percent.… Continue reading

New ‘Thin Blue Line’ flags fly along Olympic Ave for Police Week May 12-18

ARLINGTON - Commemorative “Thin Blue Line” flags are flying along both sides of Olympic Avenue in Arlington May 12-18 to signal Police Week, which honors… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019

Co-working space now offers best of both worlds: you work, your little one plays

ARLINGTON – Arlington’s Mary Andersen was in a bind five years ago, struggling to find a work-life balance between her new bookkeeping practice, and the… Continue reading

1st St. Bypass work to start Monday

MARYSVILLE – With the last house finally removed, work will begin Monday on one of the largest construction projects undertaken by the city. The City… Continue reading

Trevaun Reeves speak at the ceremony. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Students MAP their way to success with YMCA program

MARYSVILLE – When Trevaun Reeves came to Marysville in the eighth grade, she heard the racial slurs. “Like why do I speak the way I… Continue reading

Trevaun Reeves speak at the ceremony. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Lt. Ruari Ward, left, with Mayor Jon Nehring and Ward’s wife, Sarah, and their children, shown here at the Salvation Army bell ringing red kettle fund-raising drive before Christmas. (File Photo)

Salvation Army retreats some in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – The Salvation Army in Marysville is retreating some. It will no longer have officers in Marysville who will lead worship services due to… Continue reading

Lt. Ruari Ward, left, with Mayor Jon Nehring and Ward’s wife, Sarah, and their children, shown here at the Salvation Army bell ringing red kettle fund-raising drive before Christmas. (File Photo)
Dave Porter and Dean Smith talk at the site of where Sunnyside Village will be built.

Marysville village addresses loneliness

MARYSVILLE – In this fast-paced, social-media-filled world, people are yearning for personal connections. Research shows that loneliness has reached epidemic proportions. A UCLA study goes… Continue reading

Dave Porter and Dean Smith talk at the site of where Sunnyside Village will be built.

Haller Middle School robotics team going underwater in competition

ARLINGTON – In the shallow end of the Stillaguamish Athletic Club pool away from swimmers, four boys maneuvered a self-built underwater robot to simulate filling… Continue reading

Woman seriously injured in car fire at I-5 Smokey Point rest area

SMOKEY POINT - An elderly woman suffered serious burns when her car exploded and caught fire Tuesday night at a rest stop along I-5 near… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019

Marysville leaders updated on historic I-5 interchange

MARYSVILLE – Design work on the Highway 529 intersection on Interstate 5 won’t be finished for another year, but city engineer Jeff Laycock gave an… Continue reading

City to move ahead with $8.2M bond issue for new Smokey Point fire station, capital projects

ARLINGTON – The City Council passed a resolution Monday to move forward with a proposed $8.2 million capital projects bond issue to finance a new… Continue reading

Legislature approves 2019-21 capital budget, projects for Arlington, Marysville, Tulalip

OLYMPIA – State lawmakers approved the 2019-21 capital budget Sunday, a $4.9 billion spending plan that includes construction projects for Arlington, Marysville and Tulalip. The… Continue reading

Arlington’s first Complete Streets project to be a hit for recreation alley

ARLINGTON – Practice and game days at Bill Quake Memorial Park can be a free-for-all for Little League parents jockeying to find parking and access… Continue reading