Steve Powell

What customers want customers get in pasta, steaks at Tulalip’s new Tula Bene restaurant (slide show)

TULALIP – Italian cuisine is now being served in the Tulalip Resort Casino. We’re not talking about Blazing Paddles, although it is fairly new and… Continue reading

Marysville’s Homemade festival brings out the creativity of artists of all kinds of crafts (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Getting winter wood for the fireplace was the closest Al Baker of Marysville ever got to woodworking. That is until five years ago… Continue reading

Marysville OKs 2 comprehensive high schools with boundaries; 3 ongoing committees

MARYSVILLE – The school board approved setting up two comprehensive high schools using boundaries Monday night. But there was one addition suggested by director Chris… Continue reading

Apprenticeship program helps high schoolers learn vital skills for high-paying jobs (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Schools are finally listening to what local employers have been saying for years. That they need workers. Acro Machining Inc. of Marysville is… Continue reading

Arlington football walk-on feeling right at home at WSU

ARLINGTON – Michael Van Beek of Arlington is fitting in well with his new team - the Washington State University Cougar football squad. Van Beek… Continue reading

Well done: Marysville BBQ spot best in state (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The NFL season is upon us, and that means Jeff Knoch will be feeding the Seattle Seahawks again. In the past two years,… Continue reading

Marysville police-jail measure still passing; Arlington fire levy improves lead

MARYSVILLE – About 450 more votes were counted Wednesday, and Marysville voters were still approving a slight sales tax increase to fund a new police… Continue reading

Neighbors celebrate demise of alleged drug house

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe.com MARYSVILLE – People were partying in the street, cars parked all around the neighborhood. Suddenly, some police cars pulled up. “Just… Continue reading

It’s all about the animals at the Silvana Fair (slide show)

SILVANA – Youngsters showed off all kinds of animals at the annual Silvana Fair Saturday. Kids of all ages showed their cows, dogs, roosters, rabbits,… Continue reading

Marysville fire trying swimmingly to get water rescue team

MARYSVILLE – Firefighters have to be comfortable around water, obviously. But eight Marysville Fire District firefighters are taking it to the next level. They have… Continue reading

Criminals may not think it’s FARO for Marysville police to use new tech device

MARYSVILLE – It almost doesn’t seem FARO. The Marysville Police Department has obtained a three-dimensional imaging device made by FARO. “It’s the CSI effect juries… Continue reading

Marysville business scoring big with lacrosse

MARYSVILLE – You probably can’t guess what the top-selling sports equipment at Play It Again Sports is. Football? Baseball? Basketball? Soccer? Nope, nope, nope and… Continue reading

New state law puts financial disorder in Marysville court

MARYSVILLE – The state taketh away, and the state giveth. Taxpayers are used to that formula, but now it has even reached Marysville Municipal Court.… Continue reading

Marysville board wants more facts on proposed changes for secondary schools

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe.com MARYSVILLE – In the 1996 movie “Jerry MaGuire,” actor Tom Cruise famously said, “Show me the money.” At Monday’s Marysville school… Continue reading

Marysville schools to pay outgoing Berg through April

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School Board has agreed to a separation pact with outgoing superintendent Becky Berg, who had served the district for five years.… Continue reading

Wait… Negotiate – a serious process for this Marysville police team (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Wait… Negotiate… Wait… Negotiate… Wait… Negotiate… (repeat as necessary). The Marysville Police Department’s Crisis Negotiation and SWAT teams spent hours in the hot… Continue reading

Survivor Lap extra special at Relay for Life in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The Survivor Lap at every Relay for Life is special. That’s when people who beat cancer walk around the track as other participants… Continue reading

Lincolns help those in need during Stuff the Bus in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – It may not surprise you that the Lincoln family volunteered to help the Stuff the Bus campaign Tuesday. The campaign is an effort… Continue reading

Marysville council talks about fireworks, cop who received nationwide attention

MARYSVILLE – Even though fireworks have been banned in the city for two years now, it was still a hot topic at the first City… Continue reading

Tour shows why new Public Safety Building is needed (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – How much do you spend in Marysville each year? Now take away the cost of groceries, prescription drugs and a large purchase like… Continue reading