New Salvation Army leaders in Marysville push Scout-like program and others

MARYSVILLE – With four boys under age 5, no wonder the new leaders of the Salvation Army want to see its version of the Scouts… Continue reading

Retired Arlington police chief dies

ARLINGTON – Retired Arlington Police Chief Steve Robinson died last weekend after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. He was 68. Robinson started his law enforcement… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Viking Festival successful in 1st year with new group running the event (slide show)

ARLINGTON – The 4-year-old Arlington Viking Festival was defeated. The Downtown Arlington Business Association decided not to fund it after last year because it wasn’t… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Arlington Scouts clean up cemetery

ARLINGTON – Eight boys with Arlington Boy Scout Troop 178 and two Scout leaders worked at the Arlington Cemetery Sept. 11 cleaning headstones, pulling weeds… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Work begins on Arlington Splash Pad

ARLINGTON – Reece Construction began working on the Splash Pad at Haller Park this week. Underground utilities are being installed with construction on the pad… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Marysville reserves involved in community, ready to go at a moment’s notice

MARYSVILLE – Brig. Gen. Vincent Buggs wants his new command in Marysville to be more involved in the community. He even has had talks with… Continue reading

Young adults with disabilities lifted up by Eagle Wings in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Since the shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck almost four years ago, Kelsey Sheldon has not wanted to go to school. Now she does. She doesn’t… Continue reading

Arlington 8th-graders learn about 2001 terrorist attacks

ARLINGTON - It’s been 17 years but for many first responders the 9-11 terrorist attacks are as fresh as if they happened yesterday. That is… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2018

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – Mayor Jon Nehring read a proclamation at Monday night’s City Council meeting making September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month here. Josh Estes, whose young… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2018

Marysville remembers 9-11 tragedy

MARYSVILLE – First responders risked their lives to save thousands of others working in the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, 2001. Mayor Jon Nehring reminded… Continue reading

A lotta kids touch a lotta trucks at Marysville event (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Despite gray skies and pending rain, hundreds of people attended the Marysville Touch-A-Truck today at Asbery Field. A lot of them were children.… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2018

AC3: love God, love the church and love the world.

By Rick Thiessen For the Globe-Times Allen Creek Community Church, or AC3 for short, started with 15 people in a North Marysville living room in… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2018

For new Arlington students from Vietnam, 1st day of school an experience

ARLINGTON – School campuses across Arlington were abuzz as students celebrated their first day back to school. At Pioneer Elementary, eager parents and siblings waited… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2018

Marysville bicyclist rides on faith along Highway 99 from U.S.-Canada border to Mexico to aid street women, kids

MARYSVILLE – Bicyclist Andrew Leaf is riding on faith. The resident skills coordinator at the Interfaith Family Shelter started a sabbatical over the Labor Day… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2018

Marysville Beer and Cider Fest to get Wilder

MARYSVILLE – Anyone who attends today’s Brew and Cider Fest at the Opera House can expect a Wilder time. That’s because the Margaret Wilder Band… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2018

Keep calm and school on with smaller class sizes in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Smaller class sizes and improving behavior are two key goals of the Marysville School District this year. Both were evident on the first… Continue reading


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  • Sep 5, 2018

Tribes pay for fire engine for Tulalip Bay station

TULALIP – The Tulalip Tribes recently purchased a fire truck for Snohomish County Fire District 15, also known as Tulalip Bay Fire Station. Fire Chief… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

Arlington Briefs

(Sept. 4)

  • Sep 4, 2018

Marysville Briefs

(Sept. 4)

  • Sep 4, 2018