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New web-based crime reporting tool available to Arlington, Marysville residents

Police in Arlington and Marysville joined with several other law enforcement agencies in Snohomish County to offer a new online crime reporting tool that went… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2018

Special needs girls revel in magical swim with mermaids

MARYSVILLE – Young girls with special needs had a magical dream-come-true day swimming with mermaids at the Marysville-Pilchuck High School pool. The Junior Girl Scouts… Continue reading

Marysville offers many free summer events

MARYSVILLE – The city is offering a variety of free events this summer. The inaugural Splish Splash Summer Bash will take place June 27. The… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Fire damages Marysville home, 3 cars

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Fire District quickly extinguished a blaze that damaged a home and three cars Tuesday evening. Total damage is estimated at $140,000… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

AD, student honored at Marysville school board meeting

MARYSVILLE – School district athletic director Greg Erickson and Marysville-Pilchuck High School junior Edgar Martinez shared the stage at the school board meeting Monday night.… Continue reading

Marysville working on separation agreement with Berg

MARYSVILLE – After recovering since January from surgery to remove a brain tumor, Marysville schools Superintendent Becky Berg has decided to step down from her… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Marysville high schools’ responses sometimes contradict themselves

MARYSVILLE – Jason Thompson is in the hot seat. As acting Marysville School District superintendent, he plans to decide by early June what Marysville-Pilchuck and… Continue reading

Arlington Masons back Bikes for Books for kids who love to read, love to ride

ARLINGTON – The Arlington Masons, Arlington Library and Friends of the Library will announce the lucky boy and girl who will each receive a bike… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Arlington mulls ambulance utility fee for EMS, public safety

ARLINGTON – Faced with mounting EMS costs and unfilled public safety needs, the city is proposing an ambulance utility fee of $15 that would appear… Continue reading

These housewives desperate to form a punk-rock band

MARYSVILLE – Four housewives declare their independence and form a punk rock band in “Angry Housewives,” a Seattle classic to be performed at the Red… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2018

Marysville students explore career options at Military Careers Day

MARYSVILLE – The school district and Career and Technical Education Department hosted its first-ever Military Careers Day on May 10 to give students a rare… Continue reading

Haller Park Splash Pad re-bid would delay project to next year

ARLINGTON – No one wants to be the one to break the news to the kids, but if you were hoping to cool off at… Continue reading

Briefs (May 19)

Healthy Communities Day MARYSVILLE – Kids and adults of all ages are invited to the free 10th Annual Healthy Communities Challenge Day June 2. The… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2018

Bikinis for beach not business, mom tells council

MARYSVILLE – A Marysville mom complained to the City Council Monday night that she doesn’t like that a bikini barista stand has opened up in… Continue reading

Willow Place expands to give disabled adults room to grow (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Caregiver Sue Williss guided her “bulldozer crew” of disabled adults outside Willow Place; they took turns shoveling for a weeping willow planted in… Continue reading

Support for families of opioid addicts

SILVANA – It looked like any group gathering to play cards, talk about issues or eat dinner. Young and old, people from all walks of… Continue reading

Police seek help finding female bank robber

MARYSVILLE – A woman is being sought in connection with a bank robbery this morning. At about 10:20 a.m. Marysville officers responded to a report… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2018

Dog attacks 4 people, including church missionaries; one with serious injuries

ARLINGTON – A dog attacked two Jehovah’s Witnesses missionaries sharing their faith on Tuesday in Arlington, while two more people were also injured trying to… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2018

Michelle Sheldon becomes first Tulalip tribal member to pass state bar exam

TULALIP – In a historic moment, Michelle Sheldon on April 25 became the first Tulalip tribal member to pass the state bar exam. She was… Continue reading

Arlington welcomes GloryBucha, county’s first kombucha brewery and taproom

ARLINGTON - Bring together an exacting Arlington brewmaster and a retired Silicon Valley tech transplant with a shared taste for kombucha, let their idea ferment,… Continue reading