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Sno-Isle Libraries announces new managing librarians at Arlington, Lakewood/Smokey Point branches

Sno-Isle Libraries recently announced the arrival of Arlington Library’s newest librarian, while giving an assisting librarian at the Lakewood/Smokey Point branch the top job. Monica… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019

 

New Arlington school board members sworn

ARLINGTON- Mary Leveque and Mike Ray, two political newcomers with sound financial backgrounds, were sworn in as new board members during the Dec. 9 Arlington… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019

 

Cops team up to holiday shop with kids

ARLINGTON – Christmas came early for Sabrina Reynolds of Arlington and her two children, Dedrick and Ellie, as they stuffed their carts with toys and… Continue reading

 

Live tree lighting celebration, parade, guide Merrysville into holiday season

MARYSVILLE – For the first time in 25 years, the lighting of the Marysville water tower was not the high point of the city’s annual… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2019

Marysville could start new $50 million civic center next month

MARYSVILLE – For Marysville city government, the days of unpacking moving boxes from one used building to the next and knocking out walls in the… Continue reading

Get into the holiday spirit with the AHS’ Flight jazz choir’s “Christmas Spectacular” concert

ARLINGTON- Come celebrate the season with an evening of entertainment during a “Christmas Spectacular” concert featuring performances Dec. 11-14 by the Arlington High School’s award-winning… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2019

Mike Ferri, retired postmaster and pillar of community, dies

MARYSVILLE – Mike Ferri, a retired longtime Marysville postmaster and pillar in the community whose year-round community service with the Kiwanis Club shined brightest during… Continue reading

Same time, next Christmas: Jigsaw puzzles turn into pieceful pastime for college chums

ARLINGTON – Suzie Nelson of Arlington and Sonya Shipley of Chimacum built an “out of the box” friendship that grew piece by piece 35 years… Continue reading

Highway 530 roundabout could come around sooner for traffic relief

ARLINGTON – The Highway 530 roundabout east of Interstate 5 at Island Crossing may be coming around the bend sooner than planned. The city of… Continue reading

Marysville considers cost of embedded social worker

MARYSVILLE – The embedded social worker program has been hugely successful, but that didn’t stop the City Council from debating paying 100% of the cost… Continue reading

Marysville looks at how it spends hotel-motel tax money

MARYSVILLE – The City Council will vote Monday on spending $78,500 in hotel-motel tax money on six projects. A committee came up with the following… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2019

3 ex-homeless addicts move in to Marysville’s 5th MESH house

MARYSVILLE – Three women who used to be homeless and addicted to drugs are now living as roommates in a city-owned home, working with the… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2019

Health district helps Marysville, despite no funding help

MARYSVILLE – The Snohomish Health District helped city residents with a number of issues, even though the council decided against helping to fund the agency… Continue reading

Marysville council to discuss legislative priorities for 2020 at Monday’s meeting

MARYSVILLE – The City Council will discuss its legislative priorities for 2020 at its meeting Monday night. The priorities include: •$17.7 million for 156th Street… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2019

2 Arlington School Board members step down after combined 36 years in office

ARLINGTON - Arlington School Board directors Kay Duskin and Jeff Huleatt were honored recently at a farewell celebration for their combined 36 years of service.… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2019

City Council freezes city property tax collections at 2019 level

ARLINGTON – The City Council did a solid for taxpayers when it voted not to seek an increase in property tax and EMS tax levy… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2019

Concert set in Arlington

ARLINGTON – The “North Cascades Concert Band – 25th Anniversary World Tour” concert will be Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. at Arlington High School’s Byrnes… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019
Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                The tables for meals are taken down so this new Salvation Army space on State can be used as a cold-weather shelter. Their only employee, Jenny Roodzant, right, with the help of volunteers, are still providing for Marysville’s needy.

Despite cuts, Salvation Army still helps needy

MARYSVILLE – When the Salvation Army decided last year to no longer have officers in Marysville due to financial concerns, social services coordinator Jenny Roodzant… Continue reading

Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                The tables for meals are taken down so this new Salvation Army space on State can be used as a cold-weather shelter. Their only employee, Jenny Roodzant, right, with the help of volunteers, are still providing for Marysville’s needy.

Chance to win a Jeep at chamber dinner-auction

TULALIP - The fifth annual Home for the Holidays dinner and auction will feature a chance to win a jeep. The event will take place… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019

Ways to donate to help the needy this holiday season in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – Santa’s elves need your help to assist local families who are struggling this holiday season. There are several ways you can spread holiday… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019