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Marysville Strawberry Festival royalty crowned, with few words of regal advice (video and slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Heavy is the head that wears the tiara as past Marysville Strawberry Festival queens and princesses will attest, but there are three cardinal… Continue reading

AHS marching band scores big with arrival of new uniforms

ARLINGTON – New uniforms for the Arlington High School marching band and drumline have arrived. In all, 180 uniforms were ordered that will outfit the… Continue reading

AHS drama department presents hit musical ‘Mamma Mia!’

ARLINGTON – For Grace Moberly, cast in the leading role of Donna in the Arlington High School Drama Department’s presentation of the hit musical “Mamma… Continue reading

Marysville told of need for affordable housing

MARYSVILLE – The need for more affordable housing in Marysville was the topic of a presentation to the City Council Monday. Chris Collier, program manager… Continue reading

Arlington briefs

Eagle among finalists for National Merit Scholarship ARLINGTON - Arlington High School senior Cole Hahn is a finalist for the National Merit Scholarship, a nationwide… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

MG Students of the Month both plan to attend Western

MARYSVILLE – Marysville Getchell seniors Tina Do and Walker Braillard are February’s Girl and Boy of the Month, as chosen by the Marysville Soroptimist and… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019

Arlington schools bond falls again; can’t clear supermajority hurdle; a look at how precincts voted

A closer look at how precincts voted; help sought from state lawmakers

Arlington welcomes 3 newest firefighters, off to academy

ARLINGTON – The city welcomed and swore in three new firefighters Monday who will join the Arlington Fire Department full-time. Zachary Hanson, Aaron Boede and… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2019

Mayor’s State of the City Address: Not poised for solid future; it’s here

ARLINGTON – At a countywide economic forecast breakfast in Everett prior to presenting her State of the City address, Mayor Barb Tolbert listened as she… Continue reading

Young man killed by hit-and-run driver was well-loved

MARYSVILLE — Matthew Colson was well loved. That is obvious looking at his Facebook page, with dozens of comments from friends and family mourning his… Continue reading

Marysville takes on bigger role in Regional Apprenticeship Pathways plan

MARYSVILLE – Chris Nation noticed. In a work session discussion of the Marysville school board about the fledgling Regional Apprenticeship Pathways, the director said it… Continue reading

Community briefs

Habitat for Humanity needs volunteer help Friday SMOKEY POINT – The new Habitat for Human store here is looking for volunteers to help Friday. The… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

In response to civil-rights suit, Arlington Police say multi-agency probe cleared officers in 2017 shooting

ARLINGTON - A federal civil-rights lawsuit filed Thursday contends two Arlington police officers used excessive force two years ago when they shot and injured a… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2019

Dads, daughters enjoy enchanted evening at annual Father-Daughter Valentines Dance

MARYSVILLE – Recent snowfall delayed plenty of events on people’s social calendars, but it wasn’t deep enough to trip up dads and their little princesses… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2019

Sword attack just missed killing man in Marysville

By Caleb Hutton MARYSVILLE — If the sword had sliced into Aaron Lemmon’s back just millimeters to the right, it would’ve cut open his heart.… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2019

Man, 24, hit by SUV in Marysville dies; driver sought

MARYSVILLE – Police are seeking the identity of the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that ended up with a pedestrian being killed.… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2019

Welding, construction students compete at Arlington High School

ARLINGTON - Nine Arlington High School students qualified for state in April at a Regional SkillsUSA competition at AHS recently. Advancing in Construction were Daisy… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2019

Community briefs

February 16

  • Feb 16, 2019

Bye, snow: It’s Thawmaggedon time

If you liked Snowmaggedon’s action-packed snow day fun, here comes Thawmaggedon to a street near you

Aberdeen teacher arrested on suspicion of 1st degree rape of a child in Marysville

A 35-year-old Aberdeen teacher has been taken into custody on suspicion of a 2017 sexual assault in Marysville of an 11-year-old relative. Ryan Harless was… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2019