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Aspiring comic Karla (Bethany Roddy) comforts her mother Marcie (Dawn Cornell). (Courtesy Photo)

Snow cancels rehearsals so R-rated comedy won’t start in Marysville until Jan. 24

MARYSVILLE - “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Memorial Hospital in New York City” runs… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2020

 

Fly like an eagle to festival in Arlington

ARLINGTON – Look out for the eagles, and we don’t mean the ones from Philadelphia. The Seahawks already took care of them. Eagles return this… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

 

Community briefly

Reading challenge The Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem-Sockem, Third Grade Reading Challenge is underway. The challenge encourages students to enjoy reading while building literacy and teamwork skills,… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2019

 

Volunteers flocking to count birds

MARYSVILLE – It’s for the birds, and people, too. For the 43rd year, volunteers will be taking part in the North County Christmas Bird Count… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2019
Reese Estes of Marysville, accompanined by Santa, gave out ornaments to nurses like Andi Moore. (Courtesy Photo)

Cancer survivor, 5, uplifts others with ornaments

MARYSVILLE – A 5-year-old cancer survivor in a red dress with a bow was just the early Christmas present people at Providence Regional Cancer Partnership… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2019
Reese Estes of Marysville, accompanined by Santa, gave out ornaments to nurses like Andi Moore. (Courtesy Photo)
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                                Stuart Hunt conducts the women’s chorus.

Women’s choir in Marysville driven to be the best

MARYSVILLE – Cheryl Hoven of Wenatchee drives to Marysville every week to sing in a choir. Not just any choir. Sonus Boreal is made up… Continue reading

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                                Stuart Hunt conducts the women’s chorus.

Community briefly

Artsy benches ARLINGTON – In an effort to bring more art to Arlington, the Arlington Arts Council has provided a new artsy look to three… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

Scout, cheerleader from MG students of the month

MARYSVILLE – Ian Crosby and Elise Sumsion of Marysville Getchell High School are the December Boy and Girl of the Month, as picked by the… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

Coffee keeps Arlington artist grounded

ARLINGTON – Monica Guerrero doesn’t throw coffee grounds in the garbage. Instead, she uses them for “trash” art. “Trash art is when you take something… Continue reading

Marysville’s been leaving the school bus driving to her for over 41 years

MARYSVILLE – Shelly Henderson doesn’t worry anymore about kids misbehaving on her school bus. She knows their mothers, and some of their grandmothers as well.… Continue reading

A model citizen: Marysville man skips the kits and builds from scratch

Marysville man builds from scratch, rather than using kits

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
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                                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)