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Santa helps out local 4-H Club

ARLINGTON – Santa is just a good guy all-around. Not only goes he deliver gifts around the world on Christmas, he also markets the big… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2019

 

Can you ring my bell?

Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring and Councilman Mark James ring bells for the Salvation Army Red Kettle fundraising drive at the Fred Meyer Tuesday. Salvation Army… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2019

 

Tulalip Day celebrates culture of tribes

TULALIP – Tulalip Day, in its 10th year, is about celebrating the culture of the tribes. Singing, dancing, drumming and stories Wednesday shared some of… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2019

 

A model citizen

Marysville man builds from scratch, rather than using kits

Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                Dan Crisologo’s dog shows off their clothing line.

Couple’s pet store a ‘pleasant experience’

MARYSVILLE – When Dan and Ray Crisologo realized their retirement funds were running low, they decided to open a business. At first, Dan wanted to… Continue reading

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                                Dan Crisologo’s dog shows off their clothing line.

Concert set in Arlington

ARLINGTON – The “North Cascades Concert Band – 25th Anniversary World Tour” concert will be Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. at Arlington High School’s Byrnes… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019

‘Lovingly used’ instruments for kids in need sought in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – All public school students who want to participate in Marysville instrumental music activities may soon be able to do so. That’s the goal… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019

Chance to win a Jeep at chamber dinner-auction

TULALIP - The fifth annual Home for the Holidays dinner and auction will feature a chance to win a jeep. The event will take place… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019
The cast of ‘A Christmas Story’ (Courtesy Photo)

‘A Christmas Story’ playing at M-P

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville-Pilchuck High School Drama Club presents “A Christmas Story: Live” in the M-P auditorium Dec. 4-7 at 7 p.m. with a matinee… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019
The cast of ‘A Christmas Story’ (Courtesy Photo)
Steve Smith will be the grand marshal of the Merrysville for the Holidays Electric Lights Parade. (Courtesy Photo)

No Christmas lights on water tower; gardening expert to be parade grand marshal Dec. 7

MARYSVILLE – For the first time in decades, the Marysville water tower will not light up this holiday season. Instead, a live Christmas tree in… Continue reading

  • Nov 25, 2019
Steve Smith will be the grand marshal of the Merrysville for the Holidays Electric Lights Parade. (Courtesy Photo)

Arlington fire gives out awards

ARLINGTON – Fire Chief Dave Kraski presented the Phoenix Award to community member Jake Smith Monday and honored Arlington firefighter/paramedics Bob Beam and Keith Johnson… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019
The cast of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical.” (Courtesy Photo)

‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical’ comes to Marysville

MARYSVILLE – “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical,” a joyous celebration of the holiday season, will be performed Nov. 29-Dec. 15 at the Red… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019
The cast of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical.” (Courtesy Photo)

9 honored for saving man’s life near 48th wedding anniversary

MARYSVILLE – A Marysville man was recently reunited with the nine first-responders who saved his life the day before his 48th anniversary. David Strube’s wife,… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Arlington Rotary Club honors outstanding students

ARLINGTON – Six middle and high school students were honored Nov. 14 by the Rotary Club of Arlington for making a difference in their schools,… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2019

Lakewood cheerleader to perform in London

LAKEWOOD – Phoebe Klingman from Lakewood is one of more than 800 high school cheerleaders from across the U.S. who will be representing Varsity Spirit… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2019

Attention on NJROTC as 23 get perfect scores at inspection (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Twenty-three cadets received “perfect scores” at the recent Annual Military Inspection at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Also, cadet Lt. Cmdr. Matt Allen received the… Continue reading

2 active M-P students honored

MARYSVILLE – Parker Devereux and Mackensie Connelly, seniors at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, have been named the November Students of the Month by the Marysville Kiwanis… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2019

Volunteers plant trees at Marysville estuary

MARYSVILLE – Everybody knows how to use a shovel, right? Natasha Coumou, assistant restoration ecologist with the Tulalip Tribes, can’t assume that. So when the… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2019
Students in first-grade teacher Xochitl Palacios’ class dance. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Colorful event celebrates Day of the Dead

MARYSVILLE – Death is often associated in the U.S. with the color black. But not at the Day of the Dead event at Quil Ceda… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019
Students in first-grade teacher Xochitl Palacios’ class dance. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)