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Student Voices lunches bring out kids-eye view for schools chief

ARLINGTON – Kent Prairie Elementary School could use more money for landscape maintenance, a better traffic plan for dropping off students, smaller classroom sizes, and… Continue reading

AVID motivates Marysville students to turn their lives around

TULALIP – Katherine Jordan’s sophomore AVID class at Mountain View Arts & Tech High School is made up of students who failed almost every class… Continue reading

Marysville schools show their enthusiasm for AVID

MARYSVILLE – When Advancement Via Individual Determination first came to Marysville in 2011, its focus was getting minorities into college. Now, AVID’s goal is to… Continue reading

Arlington Kiwanis Club honors Peterson as Person of the Year

ARLINGTON – The Arlington Kiwanis honored longtime community leader Steve Peterson as Person of the Year at the club’s installation banquet Oct. 3. Presenters said… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2018

Marysville school superintendent’s letter regarding deaths of 3 students

MARYSVILLE – Marysville-Pilchuck High School is mourning three recent deaths - one a student and two of former students. Two are potential suicides and one… Continue reading

City, school district pitch in together to create community garden

ARLINGTON – For the past 16 years, the city’s community garden across from the Arlington Public Library has done more than provide a bountiful source… Continue reading

Opportunity Zone status adds another incentive for investment, jobs in Manufacturing Industrial Center

ARLINGTON – A new federal tax incentive offers the potential to attract more private investment into Arlington’s advancing manufacturing and industrial sector. Opportunity Zones were… Continue reading

Legion Park stage builders to be honored at Fall into Art Auction Oct. 20

ARLINGTON – Two musicians with roots in Arlington and their team of workers will be honored at the Fall into Art Auction Oct. 20 for… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2018

Marysville Strawberry Festival hosts open house at new digs Oct. 25

MARYSVILLE – Maryfest, the group behind the annual Marysville Strawberry Festival, is hosting an open house Oct. 25. The public is invited to meet members… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2018

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

City signs final lease for Fire Station #48

ARLINGTON – The city signed what will be the last lease for Arlington Fire Station No. 48 now that the Smokey Point commercial building in… Continue reading

M-P students get behind suicide prevention efforts

MARYSVILLE – Suicide prevention is an important topic in this community - but especially at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. At M-P’s football game at Stanwood Sept.… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2018

Police seek man on property crime spree last seen in Arlington, Everett

Local authorities are seeking the whereabouts of 37-year-old Joshua Larue who has been on a property crime spree throughout Snohomish County and was last spotted… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2018

Tulalips lose suit over paying sales taxes to state, Snoco

SEATTLE — A federal judge ruled Thursday in favor of the state of Washington and Snohomish County in a lawsuit over the right to collect… Continue reading

SLIDESHOW – Eagles land for homecoming parade in A-Town

ARLINGTON – It’s Homecoming Week in A-Town, and hundreds of true-blue-and-gold Arlington High School Eagles joined in the traditional homecoming parade along Olympic Avenue Wednesday… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2018

Alert neighbor keeps burglary from happening in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – An alert neighbor kept a burglary from happening Wednesday. The neighbor knew the homeowner was at work, when three people were seen entering… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Voices of the Village fundraising concert Oct. 4 to help people with disabilities

MARYSVILLE - Voices of the Village will perform a fundraising concert to help benefit people with disabilities on Thursday, Oct. 4. The concert, featuring supporting… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

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