M’ville Students of the Month overcome obstacles

MARYSVILLE – Two Marysville Getchell graduating seniors who have become passionate about community service in drastically different ways are the Kiwanis-Soroptimist Students of the Month… Continue reading

Briefs (May 6)

Teacher honored, Sno-Isle retirement, assault arrest…

  • May 8, 2018

Marysville food bank volunteers, leaders honored

MARYSVILLE - Several people affiliated with the Marysville Community Food Bank have been honored recently for their leadership and volunteerism. Assistant Director Amy Howell was… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2018

3 all-time favs at Tulalip this summer

I’m excited about the Summer Concert series coming to the Tulalip Amphitheatre. It’s so great that we can see so many legends of music perform… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2018

Lakewood High announces top students

LAKEWOOD – Palina Buchanan and Paige Shimkus are the valedictorians with 4.0 grade point averages for Lakewood High School. The salutatorians are Nicholas Nelson and… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2018

Leaders bless Marysville on Day of Prayer

Day of Prayer About 65 people attended The National Day of Prayer at Comeford Park Thursday. Speakers included: Mary Salamon, The House of Prayer; Duane… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2018

It’s a good trade: You earn while you learn

MARYSVILLE – In the trade industry, “You earn while you learn.” That’s one advantage the trades have over college, Jake Morgan, a Snohomish County Public… Continue reading

Sunnyside makes learning about STEAM fun (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics are gaining STEAM in education locally. “It’s the best program we’ve ever had,” third-grade teacher Melissa… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2018


Larsen seeks re-election EVERETT - Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-District 2) launches his campaign for re-election for Congress Monday at Scuttlebutt Brewing in Everett. The event… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2018

Healthy Kids Day at M’ville YMCA

MARYSVILLE – Dozens of kids and their parents attended Healthy Kids Day at the YMCA April 21. Kids got to play on bouncy houses, go… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2018

Don’t turn the page yet on library election

The book is not closed on the library election. The library measure was ahead 50.2 percent to 49.8 percent Thursday after trailing 50.4 percent to… Continue reading

Bankers teach kids about money, money, money, money (slide show)

“Money, get away. Get a good job with good pay and you’re okay. Money, it’s a gas. Grab that cash with both hands and make… Continue reading

Batmen, Spidermen show moms their dance moves (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Both Mother-Son Superhero dances at Cedarcrest Middle School were sold out April 21. Most of the moms also dressed up as Superheroes this… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018

Arlington students clean up Portage Creek

ARLINGTON - To honor Earth Day, seniors and juniors at Arlington High School’s AP Environmental Science removed trash from Portage Creek and the surrounding banks… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018

Liaison during Oso, M-P tragedies wins Emerging Leader award (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Lacey Harper won The Herald Business Journal’s Emerging Leader award at the Marysville Opera House Thursday. Harper was a liaison in both the… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2018

M-P Students of the Month have big plans

MARYSVILLE – Katelynn Melohusky and Philip Howat, two seniors at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, are the April Girl and Boy of the Month, as chosen by… Continue reading

Briefs: Poetry Jam and more

Teen poetry slam MARYSVILLE – Teen Poetry Slams are becoming popular nationwide, and the Marysville Library and some Marysville Getchell students want to share that… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

Death really screws up in “The Family Business”

MARYSVILLE – It’s Death’s first day on the job, but somehow the rookie specter manages to screw everything up, starting by showing up at the… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

Opera House to be filled with music this month

MARYSVILLE – The Opera House has a plethora of public events taking place in April. On April 14, LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends will… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2018

Haller, Japanese students learn about each other’s culture

ARLINGTON - Nineteen Japanese teenagers are visiting Arlington for 10 days and are experiencing how students learn in America. They went to class with Haller… Continue reading

  • Apr 2, 2018