Arlington DECA raises money, more to help families, food bank

ARLINGTON - The Arlington High School DECA program has provided food and other donations to families in need for 24 years, including last week. Students… Continue reading

  • Dec 24, 2018

Arlington church tries to reach a needy world

By Rick Long Our vision statement at Atonement Free Lutheran Church in Arlington is “Building individuals and families in Christ … to reach a needy… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2018

Arlington choir sings for seniors

ARLINGTON - Kent Prairie Elementary School’s “Choir on Fire” has been entertaining Arlington senior citizens and community members for nearly two decades. This year, the… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

Leah’s dreams coming true (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Children with autism can feel left out. They don’t often get invited to parties. That’s one of the reasons Deanna Sheldon started the… Continue reading

Marysville Rotary Students of the Month from MG

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Rotary Club’s Community Service Award for December goes to two seniors at Marysville Getchell. Tina Do has a grade point average… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2018

Lakewood students help food drive

LAKEWOOD – Lakewood students are making a difference this holiday season. The Safeway at Smokey Point saw a 400 percent increase in contributions to the… Continue reading

  • Dec 17, 2018

Clubs pick Marysville students of the month

MARYSVILLE – Two seniors at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, Macy Scallan and Jeffery Richner, have been named Students of the Month by the Marysville Soroptimist and… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

‘Coat lady’ no longer has to say, ‘No’ (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The “coat lady” must have felt like Scrooge the past few years. While everyone else was giving stuff away at the Toy Store,… Continue reading

Santa breakfast raises money for Marysville scholarships

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville School District Foundation raised $500 for high school graduating student scholarships at a Santa breakfast Saturday. “That’s enough for one scholarship,”… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2018

Don’t miss “The Trial of Santa” Dec. 7-8 (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – I had never been to a middle school play before - ever. I’ve been missing out. The title of the play, “The Trial… Continue reading

More mysteries after Marysville Museum safe opened (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The mystery is solved - well kind of. A Japanese TV show paid an Enumclaw locksmith to drill a hole in the historic… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

Holiday lights going up; tours start Dec. 7 at golf course

MARYSVILLE – A smooth ride is just one of the improvements the 8th Annual Tour of Lights will have this year. The city evened out… Continue reading

10,000 turn out for Merrysville for the Holidays (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The Merrysville for the Holidays event last Saturday drew an estimated 10,000 spectators, twice the amount that usually shows up. “There’s way too… Continue reading

Stop and Shop doubles in size as Christmas nears

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Boys and Girls Club has had some trouble making ends meet the past few years. But director Christina Trader, her staff… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2018

Weather outside not frightful for Arlington’s Hometown for the Holidays (slide show)

We are still working on our Hometown for the Holidays story, but until it’s done, please enjoy these photos of the event.… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2018

Bells are ringing, but Salvation Army needs more volunteers

MARYSVILLE – You know it’s Christmas season when the bells start ringing for the Salvation Army. Mayor Jon Nehring kicked off the annual red kettle… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2018

Outstanding students recognized by Arlington Rotary Club

ARLINGTON- Three middle and high school students were recognized Nov. 29 by the Rotary Club of Arlington for making a difference in their respective schools,… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2018

The prices these Christmas trees go for could shock you (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Do you have sticker price shock at the price of trees this Christmas? If you think $100 or so is bad, try $5,000… Continue reading

‘Crafts gone wild’ provides “piece of my heritage’ to every customer (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Angela Maddux’s eyes still light up like a Christmas tree when she talks about the holidays with her family growing up. In the… Continue reading

Arlington briefs

Nov. 27

  • Nov 27, 2018