News

Giving young people the tools to fight racism in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – When a young girl talked about feeling afraid and defeated, event host JJ Frank immediately encouraged her. “We want to give you the… Continue reading

 

Marysville Getchell MLK Day assembly lifts every voice to sing

MARYSVILLE – A Martin Luther King Jr. Day assembly at Marysville Getchell High School Friday celebrated the life of the civil rights leader through the… Continue reading

 

Briefs

Larsen wants to reopen government; Marysville sales to fix up schools

  • Jan 21, 2019

 

Judge gives Arlington marijuana producer 10 days to resolve 2 minor state violations, or shut its doors permanently

Update - A judge issued a final order Friday that the state Liquor and Cannabis Board can revoke the license for The Clone Zone, a… Continue reading

From the Capitol

Bill would allow medical marijuana in schools

  • Jan 19, 2019

‘Strengthening Families’ series starts Thursday in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – The decline of the American family has been well-documented and debated for half a century. Some say rather than a deterioration the family… Continue reading

‘Empowering Parents’ topic of community event in Arlington

ARLINGTON – An “Empowering Parents” event will take place here Feb. 12. The community-wide drug and alcohol awareness event will take from 6-7:30 p.m. at… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Crime way down in Arlington

ARLINGTON – In his annual State of the Department address Police Chief Jonathan Ventura shared shared statistics showing crime is way down. Such as: •Vehicle… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Flapjack Restaurant building demolition starts Public Safety Building process

MARYSVILLE – You can watch history change right before your eyes. Construction crews are tearing down the old buildings west of Comeford Park that used… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Marysville briefs

Special MLK event Monday

  • Jan 16, 2019

Arlington briefs

Poems, photos, art sought for Arlington’s Eagle Festival

  • Jan 16, 2019

Pilot Travel Center now open at Island Crossing

ARLINGTON – The Pilot Travel Center at Island Crossing officially opened Monday to a non-stop bustle of area residents, truckers and travelers. Center employees said… Continue reading

Marysville OKs MIC; crime down; building up

MARYSVILLE – The City Council approved the Arlington-Marysville Manufacturing Industrial Center sub-area plan Monday. The only objection came from audience member Reid Shockey, an environmental… Continue reading

  • Jan 15, 2019

Traffic key issue as Marysville could vote Monday on MIC

MARYSVILLE – When it comes to adding 20,000 jobs in the Marysville-Arlington area over the next 20 years one concern that comes to mind immediately… Continue reading

Team from ‘Main Street’ reality show visits Arlington among 10 cities vying for starring role

ARLINGTON – Businesswoman Suzi Quillen was researching marketing ideas last summer when she stumbled across a reality show on Hulu called, “Small Business Revolution -… Continue reading

Time to get or improve job status

If you are a federal government employee worried about the shutdown there are other jobs available. It’s a workers’ market as the jobless rate in… Continue reading

Burglars break into Arlington church, steal safe, cherished books

ARLINGTON – Thieves smashed windows at an Arlington church overnight Friday and stole a safe, but it’s not money or financial documents that has parishioners… Continue reading

Retaining teachers key to state-funded program in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – The ongoing teacher shortage means Marysville, and most other school districts statewide, wants to do a better job training the teachers they have.… Continue reading

Mother Nature litters Ebey Slough, Waterfront Park

MARYSVILLE – The recent storms may have done a little more damage than was thought. City crews were out Tuesday cleaning up Ebey Slough and… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2019

Opportunity knocks – again – for Arlington’s new fire chief

ARLINGTON – For Dave Kraski, his foray into firefighting began with a knock at the door. The Arlington High School graduate was working for United… Continue reading