News

MG out of Hi-Q playoffs; M-P tries Wednesday

Marysville Getchell’s strong Hi-Q season ended sadly Tuesday at Archbishop Murphy. ATM was upset by Monroe 17 to 16, with MG just getting nine points.… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2018

Rep. Kristiansen won’t run for office again

OLYMPIA – House Republican Leader Dan Kristiansen announced Tuesday that he will not seek re-election. The 39th District representative has stepped down from his leadership… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2018

Briefs

M’ville survey deadline nears MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District is asking community members and MSD families, students and staff to complete an online survey… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2018

Governor vetoes bill that would exempt lawmakers from Open Records Act

OLYMPIA – The governor on Thursday vetoed a controversial public records bill hastily passed by the state Legislature on Feb. 23 that circumvented a court… Continue reading

Arlington, Marysville to send recruits to new regional county fire training academy

ARLINGTON – Arlington Fire and the Marysville Fire District have banded with several other local districts to establish a closer-to-home fire training academy. South Snohomish… Continue reading

M’ville rally for safe schools moved to Comeford Park

MARYSVILLE – To paraphrase from the famous 1976 movie “Network,” Bailey Thoms and some other Marysville Getchell students are “as mad as hell, and I’m… Continue reading

Cash, meth seized in Arlington drug bust

ARLINGTON – Police seized more than $2,300 in cash and almost 60 grams of methamphetamine in the arrest of a 39-year-old Arlington man Tuesday. At… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2018

Oh, the places you’ll go: AHS’s ‘Seussical the Musical’ opens March 2-3 (slideshow)

ARLINGTON- Did you love reading silly Dr. Suess books as a kid? You can experience all that again by attending Arlington High School’s production of… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2018

M’ville Goodwill Job Center to close in June

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Goodwill Job Training and Education Center will close June 30. Also closing are ones in Shoreline, Burien and Silverdale. The final… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2018

Last 2 suspects caught; Arlington man dies after robbery of casino winnings

MARYSVILLE – Two suspects in the murder in Marysville of Tye Burley of Arlington were captured Wednesday after a foot chase in Escondido, CA. Jorge… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

M’ville council OKs action plan, much more

MARYSVILLE – The City Council passed its Annual Action Plan Monday night to help fund projects related to affordable housing, the homeless, special needs and… Continue reading

New Sonic Drive-In opens in Marysville to heavy traffic

MARYSVILLE – That traffic mess that stalled drivers Monday near 116th Street NE and State Avenue wasn’t a lengthy train or fender-bender. It was the… Continue reading

Teen pleads guilty in death of MG junior

EVERETT — A 15-year-old boy pleaded guilty Feb. 23 to second-degree manslaughter in the death of a Marysville Getchell junior last August. The boy admitted… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2018

PUD’s planned Arlington Microgrid gives glimpse of future of the power industry

ARLINGTON – Arlington resident Mark Kirschenbaum knows a thing or two about new clean energy technologies and their potential to transform the energy landscape. As… Continue reading

Arlington launches dynamic new website

ARLINGTON - The city went live Thursday with a new website that is more dynamic, easier to navigate and customized with a graphic look and… Continue reading

Historic turnaround leads to M’ville levies passing

MARYSVILLE - Any time a levy passes, the government taxing agency thanks the public for its support. But this time, you could tell the Marysville… Continue reading

Tickets available for Marysville Strawberry Festival Royalty Scholarship Pageant

MARYSVILLE – The April Friesner Memorial Royalty Scholarship Pageant will be March 3 when the royalty court will be named for this year’s Marysville Strawberry… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Driver critically injured in head-on crash near State, 116th in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – Marysville police are investigating a near head-on collision Tuesday morning that left one driver hospitalized in critical condition. Police responded to the crash… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Volunteers build Strawberry Festival float for another busy parade season

MARYSVILLE – In a garage bay in a closed-down auto repair shop near Ebey Waterfront Park, volunteers strip down a craft oddly shaped like a… Continue reading

School bond issue fails

ARLINGTON – Arlington Public Schools’ $107.5 million bond to build and renovate school facilities and improve security failed to gain a supermajority for passage. In… Continue reading