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Snohomish County PUD adds tracker tool to Outage Map

EVERETT – When an outage occurs, Snohomish PUD customers often want to know how work is progressing to restore power. Now they can tell by… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Marysville studies levy to build 2 schools

MARYSVILLE – Like any responsible school district, Marysville wants taxpayers to understand that replacing schools is an ongoing need. With 18 schools, and the fact… Continue reading

A giveaway if someone is vaping is lots of smoke. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Local teens vape, but not at school

Last of 2 parts By Steve Powell Even though according to a youth survey vaping is popular in Marysville, the school district said it hasn’t… Continue reading

A giveaway if someone is vaping is lots of smoke. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington man involved in fatal shooting

ARLINGTON – After being shot in the arm Monday afternoon, an Arlington man gained control of the gun and shot his attacker, who later died… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

District to surplus, sell Highway 530 property once planned for high school

ARLINGTON - The Arlington School District is selling a 180-acre property on Highway 530 that at one time had been planned for a future high… Continue reading

No alarms or escape plan but Marysville family OK after mobile home fire

MARYSVILLE – The family dog died, but four family members escaped a mobile home fire Thursday. The Marysville Fire Department said the home did not… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Mayor, city council, school board hopefuls square off

MARYSVILLE – Opioid crisis response, higher wage jobs closer to home and new schools at a time when student enrollment is declining and test scores… Continue reading

Jennifer Reid of the Snohomish Health District talks about vaping at the seminar. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Easy-to-hide Juul not a hidden jewel

First of 2 parts MARYSVILLE – Juul can be hard to detect, but it is not a hidden jewel as far as county health officials… Continue reading

Jennifer Reid of the Snohomish Health District talks about vaping at the seminar. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Get to know Marysville candidates, issues at forum tonight

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Globe is putting on a Candidates Forum Oct. 1 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Marysville United Methodist Church. The newspaper… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2019
Candidates at the Election Forum at the Tulalip Casino. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

8 candidates square off at Election Forum

TULALIP – Candidates for one Marysville race and three Snohomish County races debated at an Election Forum Friday put on by the Marysville Tulalip Chamber… Continue reading

Candidates at the Election Forum at the Tulalip Casino. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington Assembly opens new Kids and Teens Center

ARLINGTON – Arlington Assembly opened the doors to its newly expanded Kids and Teens Center Sunday, putting a safe place to spend time within reach… Continue reading

Historic old Arlington High School building to be put up for sale or lease

ARLINGTON – The Arlington School Board approved hiring a consultant to market one of the district’s more iconic bastions of learning that is years past… Continue reading

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Nehring faces challenger for mayor

MARYSVILLE – Incumbent Jon Nehring and challenger Michael Patrick are running for mayor of Marysville. The general election is Nov. 5. Ballots will be mailed… Continue reading

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Instead of a greenbelt Lori Hanning now looks out at where a dumpster is being built with a huge hotel in the background. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Developments encroach on low-income senior housing

MARYSVILLE – For 15 years Lori Hanning lived next to a greenbelt. From her deck, front porch and little yard she could see deer and… Continue reading

Instead of a greenbelt Lori Hanning now looks out at where a dumpster is being built with a huge hotel in the background. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Marysville man caught who allegedly assaulted ex-girlfriend with a gun

MARYSVILLE – The 24-year-old Marysville man police were seeking for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend Sept. 18 has been caught. Rhyan Tyler Vasquez, dressed in black… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2019

Lost and found: Family bible back in loved ones’ hands after half century

ARLINGTON – A treasured family Bible given as a wedding gift that went missing for almost 50 years is back in the hands of an… Continue reading

WWU students to have a go at downtown corridor plan

ARLINGTON – The city is enlisting college students to create a downtown corridor plan and bring a fresh perspective to the look and feel of… Continue reading

Smokey Point Walmart chosen for pollinator garden pilot project

ARLINGTON – The Smokey Point Walmart store was chosen by the company to join in a pollinator garden pilot project that will beautify the grounds… Continue reading

Visitors enjoy the view of Marysville from the kitchen area. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Oxford Houses turn addicts’ lives around

MARYSVILLE - When Kirstin Preheim’s dad died of a heroin overdose five years ago she knew she had to change. “I was my father’s daughter,”… Continue reading

Visitors enjoy the view of Marysville from the kitchen area. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Spending on hold in Marysville until enrollment figures known

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District is putting a hold on major purchases and hiring until it can figure out its fluctuating enrollment. At its… Continue reading