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Shelby (Laura McFarlane) explains her decision to have a baby to her mother M’Lynn (Marli Bartness) in Red Curtain’s production of “Steel Magnolias.” (Courtesy Photo)

‘Steel Magnolias’ will steal your heart away at Red Curtain in Marysville

ARLINGTON – Red Curtain opens its 10th season Sept. 6-22 with the popular dramatic comedy “Steel Magnolias.” In the fictional northwestern Louisiana parish of Chinquapin… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2019
Shelby (Laura McFarlane) explains her decision to have a baby to her mother M’Lynn (Marli Bartness) in Red Curtain’s production of “Steel Magnolias.” (Courtesy Photo)
Retiring Police Chief Rick Smith talks to a youth. One of his goals was to make the department more approachable. (File Photo)

Marysville police chief: Time for wife to be No. 1

MARYSVILLE – For 31 years, retiring Marysville Police Chief Rick Smith has given his all to his profession and community. His wife, Chris, has been… Continue reading

Retiring Police Chief Rick Smith talks to a youth. One of his goals was to make the department more approachable. (File Photo)
When Nicole and Seth Funden were recently married in Arlington, they wanted to include their family in their first dance, so they were joined by their dog. (Heather Mayer/Courtesy Photo)

Dog part of married couple’s first dance in Arlington

ARLINGTON – When Nicole and Seth Funden were recently married in Arlington, they wanted to include their family in their first dance, so they were… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2019
When Nicole and Seth Funden were recently married in Arlington, they wanted to include their family in their first dance, so they were joined by their dog. (Heather Mayer/Courtesy Photo)

Arlington Fly-In ‘Flour Bomb’ winner a blind teen

ARLINGTON – Bombardier Joseph Greco, a blind 13-year-old boy adopted from China, won the 2019 FATPNW Flour Bombing contest on Sunday Funday at the Arlington… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2019
The phone app can help detect if a child has an ear infection. (Courtesy Photo)

App helps detect ear infections for kids

By Sharon Salyer For the Globe MARYSVILLE – Kelly Estes is a veteran of ear infection “wars.” Her daughter, Ella, began suffering painful infections when… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2019
The phone app can help detect if a child has an ear infection. (Courtesy Photo)

Volunteer enjoys working at Arlington library

ARLINGTON – Steve Glaze found his calling as a volunteer for Sno-Isle Libraries and member of the Friends of the Arlington Library. He’s one of… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2019
Corlyn Watson and Tequila Coats sort out supplies, helped by Tarra Patrick, Eneille Nelson, Jill Otto, Javonda Parker and Jayla Nelson. (Courtesy Photo)

Free school supplies available Sunday at Marysville church

MARYSVILLE – If you still are in need of school supplies, and you don’t want to deal with red tape, you still have an opportunity… Continue reading

Corlyn Watson and Tequila Coats sort out supplies, helped by Tarra Patrick, Eneille Nelson, Jill Otto, Javonda Parker and Jayla Nelson. (Courtesy Photo)

Jam Festival, a ‘mini Summer Meltdown,’ coming to Tulalip

TULALIP – The first Revival Jam Music and Art Festival will be held Sept. 6-7 at a private property near the water in Tulalip. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2019
Marysville firefighter Dustin Jensen watches students carry a victim. (Courtesy photos)

Marysville firefighters help FEMA teach kids about disaster situations

LAKE GOODWIN – About 40 teenagers gathered at Camp Killoqua last week to learn what to do in case of a disaster. It was the… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2019
Marysville firefighter Dustin Jensen watches students carry a victim. (Courtesy photos)

Changing date helps Fly-In take off (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Changing the date of the Arlington Fly-In paid off. There were more attendees, more vendors, more campers, more airplanes and more to do.… Continue reading

Arlington High School Class of 1959 gathers for 60th reunion

ARLINGTON – The Arlington High School class of 1959 recently had its 60th reunion and gathered together for this photograph. Back row: Bill Rice (behind… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019
Chloe Braaten plays with her nephew, Matthew, at the Kids Tent at the Marysville Farmers Market on a recent Saturday. (Courtesy Photo)

Teen enjoys fruits of her labor at Marysville Farmers Market

MARYSVILLE – The 5-year-old Marysville Farmers Market was in trouble. The director was leaving to start his own church. Another of its leaders had a… Continue reading

Chloe Braaten plays with her nephew, Matthew, at the Kids Tent at the Marysville Farmers Market on a recent Saturday. (Courtesy Photo)

War, Boz Skaggs delight Festival of the River crowds (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Their name sounds violent but their message is one of peace. War performed at the Festival of the River Sunday and lead singer… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2019

Native American dancing highlights Festival of the River events (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Native American dancers, singers and drummers from all over participated in the 30th Annual Festival of the River over the weekend. Dancers at… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2019
Officer Matthew Mishler works with K9 Copper at National Night Out in Marysville. (Kyla Emme/Courtesy Photo)

Marysville police ‘approachable’ at National Night Out

MARYSVILLE – Years ago, people, young ones especially, feared police. Now, police in the Marysville Police Department want to be more “approachable,” Cmdr. Mark Thomas… Continue reading

Officer Matthew Mishler works with K9 Copper at National Night Out in Marysville. (Kyla Emme/Courtesy Photo)

Briefs

Campaign kickoff, citywide garage sale, deaths

  • Aug 7, 2019

People keep hopping to Arlington kangaroo farm (slide show)

ARLINGTON – If you like soft kisses go to the Outback Kangaroo Farm. No, silly, don’t kiss a kangaroo. Kiss an alpaca. Michelle Adams, a… Continue reading

Part of the cast of ‘Cabaret.’

Come to the ‘Cabaret’ in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – “Cabaret,” featuring teens ages 15-19 enrolled in Red Curtain’s Summer Stars program, will be performed Aug. 9-11 at its arts center. The award-winning… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2019
Part of the cast of ‘Cabaret.’

Golf tourney raises scholarship money in Arlington

ARLINGTON – A golf tournament that provides scholarships for local graduating high school seniors is looking for sponsors and players. The 5th Annual Todd Evans… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2019

Auction to help dogs this month

MARYSVILLE – The 3rd Annual Auction Fore the Mutts will take place from 2-6 p.m. Aug. 18 at Cedarcrest Golf Course. There will be games… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2019