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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

Lemoi scores 3 goals for Lakewood; Cougars stand out at their own track invitational

LAKEWOOD Soccer After being tied 2-2 at the break, the Cougars rallied in the second half to beat Ferndale 5-2 in 2A action Monday. Nathan… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019

Marysville looks cleaner already after sweep

MARYSVILLE – Hundreds of Marysville residents got rid of tons of stuff as part of the city’s free Clean Sweep Saturday. Many city employees worked… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019

Free Fishing Derby for kids 2-12 Saturday in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – The city parks department’s 25th Annual Fishing Derby will take place Saturday starting at 8 a.m. at the Jennings Park pond, which is… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2019

AHS’s Jazz Bands present ‘Swing Into Spring’ dessert dances May 3-4

ARLINGTON - Dancers, grab your partner and get ready again to Charleston, jitterbug, Lindy Hop and cakewalk your way into spring. Arlington High School’s Jazz… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
Jackie Shea and Natalie Hawkins climb up a rope ladder at Boy Scout camp. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville girls Boy Scout trailblazers

MARYSVILLE – Blazing trails is part of being a Boy Scout. But these Boys Scouts are girls. And they are blazing a trail that goes… Continue reading

Jackie Shea and Natalie Hawkins climb up a rope ladder at Boy Scout camp. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville voters approve Regional Fire Authority

MARYSVILLE – The Regional Fire Authority passed voter approval by 105 votes, according to the tally Thursday night. With almost all of the ballots counted… Continue reading

Lakewood School District employees recently attend “Stop the Bleed” training at Cougar Creek Elementary School.

Lakewood school leaders learn to ‘Stop the Bleed’

LAKEWOOD – More than 100 Lakewood School District staff have received life-saving “Stop the Bleed” training this year. The course, taught by district nurse Kelsey… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
Lakewood School District employees recently attend “Stop the Bleed” training at Cougar Creek Elementary School.

Newly renovated park to reopen with ceremony Thursday

LAKE GOODWIN – Newly renovated Wenberg County Park will reopen the waterfront and dock with a ribbon cutting May 2 at 2 p.m. The park… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019

Marysville getting set to plan for its next 30 years

MARYSVILLE – Country singer Tim McGraw had a popular song in 2000 about how, because of lessons he’d learned, he would do things differently in… Continue reading

Arlington High School student attends STEM Signing Day at Capitol

ARLINGTON- Arlington High School senior Sadie Hollingsworth attended the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Signing Day at the State Capitol in Olympia April 12.… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2019

Marysville Easter Egg Hunt brings baskets-full of fun (Photos)

MARYSVILLE - Hundreds of youngsters put their colored egg-spotting skills to the test Saturday during the annual Marysville Easter Egg Hunt at Jennings Memorial Park.… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2019

Arlington Easter Egg Hunt a family adventure in scramble for good eggs

ARLINGTON - For some basket-toting youngsters at Arlington’s annual Easter Egg Hunt, it’s a family adventure. Just ask the Bartelsons. Eleanor Balentine, who will turn… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2019

Council: Trips to D.C. pay dividends

MARYSVILLE – It’s all about the numbers. And, “getting to know you, getting to know all about you.” It’s not the King and I, it’s… Continue reading

Police arrest 21-year-old Deming man after standoff near Arlington cemetery

ARLINGTON – Police arrested a 21-year-old Deming man Saturday after a standoff at the Arlington Municipal Cemetery. Police responded at 9:15 a.m. to reports of… Continue reading