Life

Maleia Kicking Woman receives a blanket from tribal members Tuesday. (Courtesy Photo)

4 Native American students in Marysville receive awards

MARYSVILLE – Four students won Indigenous Education awards at the quarterly breakfast put on by the Marysville School District Tuesday. Brutal Madrigal, a fourth-grader at… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2020

 

8 local students win Arlington Rotary Club awards

ARLINGTON - Eight middle and high school students from the Arlington, Lakewood and Darrington school districts were recognized recently by the Rotary Club of Arlington… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2020

 

Cecily (Karli Reinbold) falls for the dashing Algernon (Kennan Miller) in Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest.” (Courtesy Photo)

It’s important to be Earnest in Wilde’s Victorian satire

MARYSVILLE – Oscar Wilde’s ”The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People” will be performed Feb. 28 to March 15 at the… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2020

 

Bennett, Severn of M-P February Students of the Month

MARYSVILLE – Alexis Bennett and T.J. Severn of Marysville-Pilchuck High School are the February Students of the Month, as selected by the Marysville Kiwanis and… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020
Krista Longspaugh

Briefly

MARYSVILLE - Marysville Fire District’s first career woman firefighter will retire Friday after 24 years. Krista Longspaugh began her career part-time in 1996. She served… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2020
Krista Longspaugh
Folks check out the Miracle House for homeless families. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Help for homeless families available in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – About 508 students in the Marysville School District were homeless at the end of last year. About 80 percent have some sort of… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2020
Folks check out the Miracle House for homeless families. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Girls build toolboxes during a recent trip to the RAP Center at M-P. (Courtesy Photo)

Local girls take field trip to RAP Center to learn about trades as a possible career

MARYSVILLE – About 32 female high schoolers and 14 professional tradeswomen took part in the first “All Girls Build” field trip to the RAP Center… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020
Girls build toolboxes during a recent trip to the RAP Center at M-P. (Courtesy Photo)

NWIC students, community show off Native American artwork on quilts in Tulalip

TULALIP – Styles of Native American artwork from across the country are on display on quilts at Tulalip through Thursday. A couple-dozen quilts done by… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2020
California scrub jays were spotted near Jennings Park in Marysville.

Record numbers participate, counted in local bird event

A record 152 people participated in the Everett-Marysville Christmas Bird Count, it was reported Monday. There were 139 species and 39,357 birds counted total. A… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2020
California scrub jays were spotted near Jennings Park in Marysville.

Get tickets for AHS Drama fun musical fairy tale ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ playing in March

ARLINGTON - The Arlington High School drama department will perform the musical “Once Upon a Mattress” March 6-7, 13-14 at 7 p.m. at the Byrnes… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2020

MG wins 31 awards at regional FBLA competition

Marysville Getchell High School’s Future Business Leaders of America 22-member team won 31 awards at the recent Northwest Regional Conference at Sedro-Woolley High School. The… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020
Diane Tillman

Para’s kidney donation saves life of Marysville teacher

MARYSVILLE – Some people don’t like to talk about their health problems. But Diane Tillman isn’t one of them. Tillman, who was born and raised… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020
Diane Tillman

Community briefly

New Lions Club MARYSVILLE – A new Lions Club is starting up in Marysville and is looking for members interested in community service. Anyone interested… Continue reading

  • Jan 28, 2020

Students of the Month from Legacy High School

MARYSVILLE – Trinity Baron-Soss and Xanth Moen are the January Girl and Boy of the Month as selected by the Marysville Soroptimist and Kiwanis clubs.… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2020
Zach Schalo

Tomahawk wins Rotary Community Service Award

MARYSVILLE – Zach Schalo, a 10th grader at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, received a community service award Thursday. The award was presented by the Marysville Noon… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2020
Zach Schalo

‘HopeGate’ artwork to be installed Friday at M-P

MARYSVILLE – A piece of art called “HopeGate” will be unveiled Friday at 1:30 p.m. at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. The school district was awarded $60,000… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2020

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Wedding show MARYSVILLE – The second Marysville Wedding Show will take place at the Opera House Saturday. The free event Jan. 25 goes from 10… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2020
A curtain provides privacy in the occupational therapy hallway. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Justice for Liberty would be a new school

MARYSVILLE – On a tour at Liberty Elementary School last week, school officials showed why a new one is needed. They plan to do the… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2020
A curtain provides privacy in the occupational therapy hallway. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Call to Aktion

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  • Jan 21, 2020
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
Aspiring comic Karla (Bethany Roddy) comforts her mother Marcie (Dawn Cornell). (Courtesy Photo)