Fences have been put up around Marysville playgrounds to keep kids off. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Marysville leaders concerned as (almost) everything’s closing

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe.com MARYSVILLE – Within hours of Gov. Jay Inslee’s order Monday to stay home due to the… Continue reading

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Scott Beebe hands out Chromebooks to people in their cars. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Marysville parents anxious to pick up school materials for kids

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe.com MARYSVILLE – A few days ago Marysville schools superintendent Jason Thompson wasn’t sure what the district… Continue reading

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Inslee: Stay home for 2 weeks

By Jerry Cornfield and Zachariah Bryan The Herald OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee ordered Washington residents Monday to stay at… Continue reading

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Letter about coronavirus from Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring

This is an edited version of a letter Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring released Tuesday: As you are likely aware, Gov.… Continue reading

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Crews will blow garbage into the street and sweep it up over the next few weeks. The city is asking people to move their cars, trash cans and recycle bins when they come around to help them do a thorough job. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville shuffles workers due to virus, seeks public’s help for sweepers next week

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe. MARYSVILLE – From working from home to teleconferencing to the next office to working on solo… Continue reading

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Legislative wrapup: State requires sex ed, takes gun safety measures, bans free plastic bags

By Cameron Sheppard WNPA News Service At the end of the state legislative session this month, lawmakers had passed nearly… Continue reading

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Find beauty right in your garden this spring!

With contactless delivery options, Cedar Grove helps you get in your garden this spring

People gather to pick up special allergy meals before leaving Lakewood High School on Wednesday in Marysville. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Districts taking meals to students since schools are closed

By Stephanie Davey The Herald LAKEWOOD — Children wearing pajamas stood outside their homes, waiting for the bus to pull Continue reading...

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Jennifer Thompson, left, and her father Ron Thompson secure a new remembrance plaque to the Oso slide site gate on Sunday, near Oso. Ron Thompson handcrafts a new plaque for the gate every year. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Community remembers Oso slide victims, survivors

By Ben Watanabe The Herald OSO — The power of remembering the people who died, those who survived and the Continue reading...

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Sports

3 locals make All State; others also honored by leagues

Two local athletes were named All State recently in boys basketball, and another in girls basketball. Guards Alex Jensen of… Continue reading

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Luke Dobler of M-P made the first team. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

M-P has 8, Arlington 6, MG 4 on All-Wesco North teams

Marysville-Pilchuck had eight athletes selected to winter-season Wesco 3A North all-league teams, while Arlington had six and Marysville Getchell four.… Continue reading

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News
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                                Lead cook Keina Gowins with Presidents Elementary hands out free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches to students and parents outside the school Wednesday. Presidents and AHS serve as central kitchen sites for preparing meals, which starting next week will expand to 12 delivery sites from Silvana to Oso. Right, Arlington Food Bank executive director Carla Gastineau and Mike Simpson, food bank board president and owner of Arlington Grocery Outlet, partnered with the district with their Meals Til Monday program, and gave a woman a box of donated food while at Presidents.

Arlington students won’t go hungry during the COVID-19 school closures

ARLINGTON – Arlington schools are closed through April 24 to help fight the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, but that Continue reading...

 

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Beware of coronavirus scams SEATTLE – U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran is asking federal, state and local law enforcement to Continue reading...

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Marketplace

Using compost to create a yard to be proud of

Cedar Grove helps create a healthy, green lawn, fertile garden beds without fertilizers, pesticides

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Bail can be a motivator for positive change

All City Bail Bonds works closely with defendants and their families following an arrest

 

The Remedy Tulalip budtenders have lots of great ideas for Valentine’s Day. Stop by the store to catch great love-bird specials!

Love potions and romance remedies!

This Valentine’s Day, spice things up with green flowers and adults-only chocolate

 

Keeping communities safe: Snohomish County planning for disaster

Updated Hazard Mitigation Plan identifies prevention projects as county grows, changes

 

Opinion

Tribes against suction dredge mining

By Lorraine Loomis Treaty tribes are encouraged that the state legislature may finally put an end to the destructive practice… Continue reading

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Spring clean your health routine

By Emily Countryman Changing to a healthy lifestyle can be overwhelming. Every time you turn on the TV the news… Continue reading

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Life
Marysville Food Bank volunteers unload donated items from the Tulalip Tribes. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville, Arlington receive food donations from restaurants

The Tulalip Tribes closing their gaming facilities due to the coronavirus has led to a windfall for the Marysville Food… Continue reading

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Red Curtain cancels play MARYSVILLE – Red Curtain has canceled its May production of “Once Upon a Mattress” due to… Continue reading

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Business

Dozens of restaurants, bars try to stay afloat during ban by offering take-out in Arlington, Marysville

Editor’s note: As a public service, the Marysville Globe and Arlington Times will be running a list of restaurants and Continue reading...

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