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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

Happy Valentine’s Day: Local students back to school 2 hours late

Marysville, Arlington and Lakewood parents are getting a Valentine’s Day present. The school districts announced they will be open for learning Thursday, with a two-hour… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2019

Arlington schools construction and security bond failing for third time

EVERETT - The Arlington school district’s $96 million bond to pay for school construction and security improvements is failing for a third time in early… Continue reading

Voters will decide about RFA in April

MARYSVILLE – Voters will decide in a special election April 23 if they want to fund a new Regional Fire Authority. The City Council voted… Continue reading

Top 10 Arlington doesn’t make final cut for reality TV show; businesses inspired to start own revolution

ARLINGTON – Apprehension turned to numbness as business and community members cozied up to laptops and devices Tuesday morning with the announcement that Arlington didn’t… Continue reading

Community briefs

Police help Special Olympics MARYSVILLE – Marysville police, including K9 Copper, are joining Seattle police and Snohomish County Feb. 9 to brave the icy waters… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2019

Faith: Bethleham Lutheran Church tries to distinguish itself from others

Bethlehem Lutheran Church distinguishes itself through the combination of Scripture-based liturgical and elemental worship and unique community outreach, service and evangelical programs for the greater… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2019

Eagle Creek’s Great Kindness Challenge brings community together

ARLINGTON - Kindness is viral. It can spread from lofty good deeds that create a culture of unity and respect, to the simplest act of… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019

New StillCo co-working space opens in downtown Arlington

Chamber’s Stilly Valley Collective offers startups communal office space, without office drama

Fans flock to Arlington Eagle Festival, annual winter wing ding that welcomes return of the birds

ARLINGTON – Crowds filled downtown Arlington for the Eagle Festival last weekend, an annual wing ding that welcomes the return of wintering bald eagles to… Continue reading

Local schools back in session, but 2 hours late

Marysville council to meet Thursday morning