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 can email Mike Lally at

For details on the local club go to under district B for some of the things they do.

Also check out the Lions international web site for what they do around the world at

Fire awards

ARLINGTON – At a recent City Council meeting, 12 employees from Arlington Fire were recognized for their years of service.

Honored for 20 years were: Al Chamberlin, Chris Dickison, Scott Hillis, Phil Knepper, Greg Koontz and Jason Nyblod. Justin Honsowetz was honored for 15 years. Honored for 10 years were: Jason Brisson, Paul Hunsaker, Kirk Normand and Brian Price. Ethan Pederson was honored for five years.