Sweet deal for Strawberry Festival carnival Sunday instead

MARYSVILLE – Funtastic Carnival is going to put the “fun” back in its name. Sunday, starting at 1 p.m., rides or games will only cost… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2019


Lakewood goes to Snohomish for new superintendent

LAKEWOOD – The school district today announced that Scott Peacock will be its new superintendent. Outgoing superintendent Michael Mack is retiring from the district and… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2019


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                                Students chant “ACE” over and over to honor their Academy of Construction and Engineering at Marysville Getchell High School prior to graduation Wednesday at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. See page 9 for more.

At MG graduation, parents reminded how old they are

EVERETT – As if parents don’t feel old enough when their child graduates, Marysville Getchell principal Richard Zimmerman jokingly reminded them at the school’s ceremony… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2019


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                                Happy M-P graduates clown around after the ceremony at Angel of the Winds Arena Wednesday. See page 6 for more.

Fight song a highlight of M-P graduation

EVERETT – Senior class president Leonardo Jaramillo got the audience involved at the Marysville-Pilchuck High School graduation ceremony Wednesday at Angel of the Winds Arena.… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2019
Steve Powell/Staff Photos 
                                Happy M-P graduates clown around after the ceremony at Angel of the Winds Arena Wednesday. See page 6 for more.

Show ‘n Shine Car Show cruises into 20th anniversary

ARLINGTON – You’ve got to get up pretty early to find parking during the annual Show ‘n Shine Car Show along Olympic Avenue. Just ask… Continue reading

Mt. Vernon teen charged in death of Arlington man

MARYSVILLE – An Arlington man was killed and a 19-year-old Mount Vernon man was booked into Snohomish County Jail Tuesday for suspicion of vehicular homicide… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019

Learn how to spot drug use in teens June 11 at Marysville library

MARYSVILLE – Are you finally ready to stop looking the other way? If you are wondering if your child might be involved in drugs, an… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2019

Marysville businessman honored for supporting military

MARYSVILLE – Bristol Alliance of Companies General Manager Tom Eldsmoe was presented with a Patriot Award recently at his office in recognition of overall support… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Marysville fireworks fine explodes to $513

MARYSVILLE – We all know by now fireworks are illegal in Marysville, but what you may not know is the fine for discharging them is… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Suspect in murder owned Arlington thrift shop

ARLINGTON — About five years ago, Jeff and Becky Phebus opened the Lil’ Thrift store downtown across from City Hall. Today, Becky is dead, and… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Fly-In soars from July to August

ARLINGTON – The 51st Annual Arlington Fly-In won’t be landing until August this year. The event won’t be until Aug. 16-18. A main reason for… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Strawberries ripe and ready for picking at Biringer Farm

ARLINGTON - The strawberry season has officially started in the Stillaguamish Valley. That’s the juicy crop report from Biringer Farm. The savory red berries are… Continue reading

Saturday’s Berry Run, Kids Day kick off weeklong Marysville Strawberry Festival

MARYSVILLE – The 88th Annual Marysville Strawberry Festival gets off to a fast start Saturday morning at 9 a.m. with the Berry Run at the… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2019

Marysville’s RAP center shows its ‘muscle’, builds strength for fall start

MARYSVILLE – Just a few weeks ago, the Marysville School District’s Regional Apprentice Pathway program looked a little weak. But that changed Monday as more… Continue reading

Lakewood names final 3 candidates for superintendent

LAKEWOOD – School administrators from Lake Stevens, Snohomish and Selah are still in the running to be the next superintendent of the Lakewood School District.… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2019

Relax, this cougar sighting in downtown Arlington no cause for alarm

ARLINGTON – This is one time where it’s safe to take a cougar sighting in downtown sitting down. City staff Friday installed a new bench… Continue reading

Arlington schools earn clean audit from state

ARLINGTON- Arlington Public Schools recently earned a clean audit from the state Auditor’s Office for 2017-18. Arlington’s financial statements showed no significant deficiencies, material weaknesses… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2019

Artistic stone benches installed along Arlington Valley Road

ARLINGTON – Offering a place to sit and admire the greenery or take a load off during a walk, the city just installed two “art”… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2019

New splash pad opens at Haller Park; worth the wait

ARLINGTON – Arlington’s new Splash Pad opened in Haller Park over the Memorial Day weekend, and as the park’s frog mascot sculpture might say, the… Continue reading

City Council to consider two rezones denied by planning commission

ARLINGTON – The City Council Monday will consider two property rezones recommended for denial unanimously by the planning commission that have neighbors worried that new… Continue reading