Steve Powell

Cold-weather shelter needs sprinklers

MARYSVILLE – Fire Marshal Tom Maloney just wants to make sure our most vulnerable aren’t even more vulnerable. At last week’s Marysville Area Pastors Association… Continue reading

Marysville OKs use of eminent domain in bypass, State projects

MARYSVILLE – The First Street Bypass and the widening of State Avenue are two road projects many people in town are excited about. But you… Continue reading

Lakewood wins first volleyball match of year

Lakewood won its first 2A volleyball game of the season over Anacortes Tuesday night 3-2. After taking the first set 25-16, the home team took… Continue reading

Efforts continue to hire people with disabilities in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – If you didn’t know Kevin Durbin has Asbergers, you might not be able to guess it. He excels at repairing Chromebooks for the… Continue reading

Haunted spots in Marysville, Arlington, elsewhere

MARYSVILLE – What better place to search for ghosts than a museum? With all of the old things collected and on display at the Marysville… Continue reading

M-P wins Berry Bowl; Arlington another exciting comeback finish (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Marysville Getchell was riding high after an upset over Arlington last week, but Marysville-Pilchuck put them in their place with a 33-3 romp… Continue reading

103 schools compete in Hole-in-the-Wall meet at Lakewood (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – The depth of Arlington’s boys and girls cross country team stood out at the annual Hole-in-the-Wall meet at Lakewood High School Saturday. About… Continue reading

With TCSN you can listen to Arlington games on the web

ARLINGTON – Tom Bosket played quarterback for the Arlington High School football team back in 1974. Mike Buckholz taught at AHS and coached girls basketball.… Continue reading

Business booming in north county, summit participants told

MARYSVILLE – Leaders of four major economic engines in North Snohomish County shared that business is booming at a Business Summit Tuesday. The leaders shared… Continue reading

Public gets taste of police life at Coffee with a Cop in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – If you thought Marysville police would be roasted at their new Coffee with a Cop events, think again. Cmdr. Mark Thomas said after… Continue reading

DOC officer sentenced in Marysville after pleading guilty to 4 sex crimes

MARYSVILLE – Municipal Court Judge Lorrie Towers and two juvenile victims held nothing back at a former corrections officer’s sentencing last week. An ex-Department of… Continue reading

Marysville working to help students find their paths

MARYSVILLE – Helping students figure out what they want to do is utmost on the minds of Marysville educators. At Monday’s school board meeting, educators… Continue reading

Arlington runners do well at huge Twilight cross country meet in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Senior Noah Loftis of Arlington placed 15th at the 12th Annual Nike Twilight Invitational at Cedarcrest Golf Course Saturday. As usual, the event… Continue reading

Political debate interesting at chamber breakfast at Tulalip

TULALIP – If the audience at the Marysville-Tulalip Chamber breakfast Friday is any indication, Initiative 1631 is going down. Arguments against the measure received much… Continue reading

2 MG students honored

MARYSVILLE – Skyleigh Morrison and David Samaniego are the Marysville Kiwanis-Soroptimist girl and boy of the month for September. Both are seniors at Marysville Getchell… Continue reading

Local pig farmer tells Larsen he doesn’t live high on the hog (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – They may be small local farmers, but their issues are worldly - tariffs and the trade war. Luke Conyac of Hogstad Farm, along… Continue reading

Can’t buy me love, but come close with alpaca fleece clothes (slide show)

Open House at Strawberry Fields Alpaca Farm this weekend

Anthony Whitis, in yellow, listens with his team to Eagle coach Greg Dailer at practice earlier this season. Whitis, a senior, led Arlington to a come-from-behind win over Ferndale Friday night.

Eagle QB leads Arlington to comeback win; M-P blanks foe

ARLINGTON – Eagle quarterback Anthony Whitis has been able to do something even Seahawk QB Russell Wilson hasn’t been able to do - lead his… Continue reading

Anthony Whitis, in yellow, listens with his team to Eagle coach Greg Dailer at practice earlier this season. Whitis, a senior, led Arlington to a come-from-behind win over Ferndale Friday night.

New Salvation Army leaders in Marysville push Scout-like program and others

MARYSVILLE – With four boys under age 5, no wonder the new leaders of the Salvation Army want to see its version of the Scouts… Continue reading

Tech, trades helping Marysville schools get rid of ‘black cloud’

MARYSVILLE – Interim superintendent Jason Thompson says the Marysville School District is making progress toward getting out from under a “black cloud.” Its use of… Continue reading