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Arlington fire gives out awards

ARLINGTON – Fire Chief Dave Kraski presented the Phoenix Award to community member Jake Smith Monday and honored Arlington firefighter/paramedics Bob Beam and Keith Johnson… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019
The cast of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical.” (Courtesy Photo)

‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical’ comes to Marysville

MARYSVILLE – “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical,” a joyous celebration of the holiday season, will be performed Nov. 29-Dec. 15 at the Red… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019
The cast of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical.” (Courtesy Photo)

9 honored for saving man’s life near 48th wedding anniversary

MARYSVILLE – A Marysville man was recently reunited with the nine first-responders who saved his life the day before his 48th anniversary. David Strube’s wife,… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Arlington Rotary Club honors outstanding students

ARLINGTON – Six middle and high school students were honored Nov. 14 by the Rotary Club of Arlington for making a difference in their schools,… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2019

Lakewood cheerleader to perform in London

LAKEWOOD – Phoebe Klingman from Lakewood is one of more than 800 high school cheerleaders from across the U.S. who will be representing Varsity Spirit… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2019

Attention on NJROTC as 23 get perfect scores at inspection (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Twenty-three cadets received “perfect scores” at the recent Annual Military Inspection at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Also, cadet Lt. Cmdr. Matt Allen received the… Continue reading

2 active M-P students honored

MARYSVILLE – Parker Devereux and Mackensie Connelly, seniors at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, have been named the November Students of the Month by the Marysville Kiwanis… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2019

Volunteers plant trees at Marysville estuary

MARYSVILLE – Everybody knows how to use a shovel, right? Natasha Coumou, assistant restoration ecologist with the Tulalip Tribes, can’t assume that. So when the… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2019
Students in first-grade teacher Xochitl Palacios’ class dance. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Colorful event celebrates Day of the Dead

MARYSVILLE – Death is often associated in the U.S. with the color black. But not at the Day of the Dead event at Quil Ceda… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019
Students in first-grade teacher Xochitl Palacios’ class dance. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Red Curtain has a variety of entertainment this holiday season

MARYSVILLE – “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical” highlights entertainment coming up at the Red Curtain Foundation for the Arts. Events kick off Nov.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

MG student wins Community Service award

MARYSVILLE – Elise Sumsion of Marysville Getchell High School is the first recipient of the Marysville Rotary Club Community Service Award this school year. She… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Arlington modernizes Shakespeare comedy to make it ‘fly’

ARLINGTON - According to the urban dictionary, to be “fly” is to be cool, amazing and awesome. That’s high praise for the actors who will… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Marysville Soroptimists raise $60K

MARYSVILLE – The Soroptimist International of Marysville’s recent Denim & Diamonds Auction raised just over $60,000. “Without our community of generous donors and members we… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Marshall, Co-op fundraisers help those in need at school

MARYSVILLE – Let’s talk turkey. Marshall PTSA and the Marysville Co-op Education Program are having a fundraising effort to help about 40 of their families… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2019

Become a superhero and stop the bullying

MARYSVILLE – It seems only fitting that the Marysville School District has given Preston Dwoskin a bully pulpit to talk about something he knows a… Continue reading

Pumpkin Roll delights kids at Hometown Halloween in Arlington

ARLINGTON – If you were worried about all the candy being eaten by kids at Halloween, there’s a solution in Arlington. The annual Hometown Halloween… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2019

Adult fun for Halloween at Red Curtain

MARYSVILLE – Back by popular demand, the inimitable Poppy Rouge hosts Monster Mash Burlesque at the Red Curtain Arts Center on Halloween night starting at… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2019
Laverne Moen served breakfast at Kiwanis Club meetings for 20 years. Here, Tom King, a Kiwanian that entire time, presents her with flowers on her last day. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Laverne surely made everyone feel at home at The Village

MARYSVILLE – It’s pretty rare nowadays to stick with a job for 35 years. It’s even more rare in a high-turnover job like a waitress.… Continue reading

Laverne Moen served breakfast at Kiwanis Club meetings for 20 years. Here, Tom King, a Kiwanian that entire time, presents her with flowers on her last day. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Marysville seeks food, toys, volunteers to help those in need for holidays

MARYSVILLE – The upcoming holiday season can be especially hard for people in need in Marysville, Tulalip and Lakewood. That is why the Marysville Food… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Marysville TDs help women’s homeless shelter

MARYSVILLE – Seattle Seahawks mascot Blitz thanked Marysville-Pilchuck High School and Marysville Windermere Realty for raising money to fight homelessness at an assembly Friday. Dan… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019