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 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

Mayor Nehring thanks staff at Coffee Klatch

MARYSVILLE - Mayor Jon Nehring praised his staff for writing good grant requests at his Coffee Klatch at City Hall Tuesday night. “We grade ourselves… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

Tulalip hatchery to expand

TULALIP – Not long ago tribes were only interested in talking about what needed to be done environmentally to bring back native fish. Now things… Continue reading

Marysville, L.S. still discussing Soper roundabouts, Powerline Trail

MARYSVILLE – Housing developments are popping up all over 83rd Avenue Northeast near Soper Hill Road. It’s one of the fastest-growing parts of the city.… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Arlington Memorial Day parade, ceremony honor fallen military (slide show)

ARLINGTON – American Legion Post 76 hosted the annual Memorial Day Parade along Olympic Avenue downtown on Monday, with a memorial ceremony that followed at… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Dedication, decorations key parts of Memorial Day in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – A bright scarlet flag was draped over the gravesite of Ronnie Hayes of Marysville Monday. On it says, “United State Marine Corps.” Above… Continue reading

  • May 28, 2019

Students rolling out designer metal bike racks for downtown

ARLINGTON – The city soon will roll out artistic metal bike racks downtown that were designed by inventive high school students and precision finished by… Continue reading

Got clutter? Arlington Spring Cleanup disposal event June 8

ARLINGTON - Residents looking to de-clutter their homes and garages this spring have a chance to give some of their bulky items the heave-ho on… Continue reading

  • May 24, 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

Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring stands outside Northside, a company new to the MIC that makes shoes. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Business, jobs flocking to MIC

MARYSVILLE – One of the best ways to circumvent that horrible mess on I-5 every day is to avoid it by working close to home.… Continue reading

Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring stands outside Northside, a company new to the MIC that makes shoes. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Shade on the way for Strawberry Fields for Rover Off-Leash Park

MARYSVILLE – Marysville’s Strawberry Fields for Rover Off-Leash Park has plenty of features to indulge dog lovers and their pets, but shade isn’t one of… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Arlington school nurses making the grade on healthy kids

ARLINGTON – In an Arlington school district with 5,582 students, school board members were asked recently to guess how many trips were made to the… Continue reading

New law allows local school districts to collect more tax money

Herald and Globe reports OLYMPIA — School districts will be able to collect more money from local property tax levies under a new law signed… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

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

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

By Douglas Buell 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