Steve Powell

‘Crafts gone wild’ provides “piece of my heritage’ to every customer (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Angela Maddux’s eyes still light up like a Christmas tree when she talks about the holidays with her family growing up. In the… Continue reading

Sunnyside Nursery needs the right buyer to keep it going

Longtime owner Smith says it would be a shame for it to become housing

November busy for school tours at Hibulb Cultural Center (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – To celebrate Native American History Month, many schools are taking field trips to the Hibulb Cultural Center. Museum manager Mytl Hernandez said Friday… Continue reading

Chamber in need of volunteers

MARYSVILLE – Are you bored in retirement and want something to do? Are the kids going to school now and you want to help somewhere?… Continue reading

Freeze hits cold-weather shelter

MARYSVILLE – A Cold-Weather Shelter to help the homeless this winter is getting the cold shoulder. The Damascus Road Church, as it has for many… Continue reading

Some object to lack of public process as Thompson named superintendent of Marysville schools

MARYSVILLE – Since he took over as acting, then interim and now superintendent of the Marysville School District, Jason Thompson has emphasized trying to heal… Continue reading

Tax rates go down in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – If the proposed biennial budget is approved by the City Council Nov. 26, property owners will see their tax rates go down. City… Continue reading

Paper flowers become creative passion for Marysville woman

TULALIP – Shelly Rivera has always liked crafts, but now she’s getting serious about them. Last week, she attended her first craft show and sold… Continue reading

Marysville waiting on grants for Mother Nature’s Window

MARYSVILLE – Crime around the 35-acre Mother Nature’s Window was a topic of conversation at Mayor Jon Nehring’s Coffee Klatch Wednesday. The heavily wooded property… Continue reading

Already strong M-P picks up 2 MG standouts in boys basketball (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Arlington’s girls volleyball team became the last local squad to be eliminated from playoff contention. The Eagles lost to Everett in three sets… Continue reading

Veterans appreciate what NJROTC does to honor them at military inspection at M-P

MARYSVILLE – As Veterans Day nears, some former military said this week they are proud of how the Navy Junior ROTC program at Marysville-Pilchuck High… Continue reading

Students notice similarities when studying culture of Mexico (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – When students study different cultures, they often notice differences. But when teachers Xochitl Palacios and Corina Hansen of Quil Ceda Tulalip Elementary taught… Continue reading

Numbers updated, but election results basically the same

Statewide, pollution tax measure failing, but gun control initiative passing

Marysville budget plan adds 4 officers over next 2 years

MARYSVILLE – Four new police officers are included in the proposed biennial budget Mayor Jon Nehring presented to the City Council at a work session… Continue reading

Marysville proposes 4th of July event at M-P

MARYSVILLE – The City Council is expected to decide Monday if Marysville will put on a public event for the Fourth of July next year.… Continue reading

Cage stepping down as Marysville Historical Society president

MARYSVILLE – A Navy veteran of the Korean War era, Ken Cage has seen a lot of history in Marysville in his 53 years here.… Continue reading

Arlington, Lakewood lose playoff games; MG, M-P win (slide show)

Maybe not making the playoffs isn’t all bad. While Arlington and Lakewood did make the playoffs they ended up losing, while Marysville-Pilchuck and Marysville Getchell… Continue reading

Playing it safe at Marysville schools

MARYSVILLE – Jason Thompson would like to have a school resource officer at every school in the Marysville district. The interim superintendent also would like… Continue reading

Turn in election ballots by Tuesday

Voters in Marysville and Arlington have until Tuesday at 5 p.m. to mail in their general election ballots. It can’t get much easier as you… Continue reading

Monster game helps Arlington beat T-Birds; Eagles host Bethel Friday (slide show)

SHORELINE – With Halloween coming up, you just knew someone was going to have a monster game. Arlington’s Michael Tsoukalas terrorized Shorewood Friday night like… Continue reading