Life

LEGO robotics a big hit at libraries

Kathy Smargiassi has many strengths as a children’s librarian. Until a few years ago though, robotics wasn’t one of them. Smargiassi was working at the… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2019

Libraries update computing, printing, copying services

Sno-Isle Libraries has completed a major update to its public computing, printing and copying services. Customers can still visit any library to use a computer… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2019

Church rounds up visitors for Western Sunday

MARYSVILLE – Allen Creek Baptist Church reached out to have a community event it called Western Roundup Sunday. The church, across from Walmart on Highway… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2019

One-man band kicks off kids concerts in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – Eric Haines and his one-man band performed in front of about 100 people at the opening of the Summmer Children’s Concert Series Tuesday.… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2019

Golf tourney raises $34K for special needs events

TULALIP – The 5th Annual Leah’s Dream Foundation golf tournament Saturday brought in more than $34,000 to help people with special needs. Foundation member Amy… Continue reading

Marysville moms help raise funds to find cure for CF

TULALIP – When Keldan Pablo and Kaidynce Olsen got their picture taken, they had to be separated by their moms Kelsie and Cortney. Not because… Continue reading

The free library. (Courtesy Photo)

Youth groups build free library near church on 4th in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – A Girl Scout group worked with some Webelos to build a Little Free Library at 1607 4th St. Marysville Scouts BSA Pack 180… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019
The free library. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville golf tourney raises money for Umps Care

Staff and Herald reports MARYSVILLE – There were winners for longest drive, closest to the pin and overall best-ball four-man team low score. There were… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2019

Deaths

Marysville Elizabeth Abruzee, 83, June 21 Naida Balam, 92, June 24 Jerry Fisher, 80, June 23 Karen Grayson, 56, June 29 Terry Mashburn, 80, June… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2019

1st Marysville 4th event in years a blast (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The first city July 4 event in years was a big hit Thursday. Thousands of people attended the festivities at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019
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                                Caryn Brown of Arlington manages a smile during chemo treatment.

Relay for life means a lot to Arlington cancer survivor

ARLINGTON – For Caryn Brown of Arlington, Relay for Life really is about celebrating life. It was 10 years ago this November when she found… Continue reading

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                                Caryn Brown of Arlington manages a smile during chemo treatment.

Foam, along with fireworks, popular on 4th (slide show)

ARLINGTON – The only thing more fun on the Fourth of July than fireworks is foam. At least that’s what it seemed like at Haller… Continue reading

  • Jul 4, 2019

Marysville announces free summer movie lineup

MARYSVILLE – The city has announced its free movie lineup for this summer’s Popcorn in the Park series. New this year will be movie theme-related… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2019

Deaths

Marysville Barbara Beattie, 84, June 23 Steven Brizer, 60, June 23 Marlene Eiden, 82, June 22 Robert Jobin Jr., 53, June 22 David Johnson, 85,… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2019

Marysville show includes duet with videos of Patsy Cline

MARYSVILLE – Marcia Kester will perform her tribute to Patsy Cline at the Red Curtain July 13. The show focuses on the life and music… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019

Cystic Fibrosis walk July 13 at Tulalip

TULALIP – The 11th annual Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Walk will take place July 13 at the Tulalip Amphitheatre. The Tulalip Lions Club spearheads… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019

Lots to do in July in your garden

By Steve Smith July is a very busy month for me in my garden, and it should be for you as well. This is the… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019
Katie Prettyman of Marysville with men’s champion Joey Chestnut. (Courtesy Photo)

Marysville woman a hot dog when it comes to eating

MARYSVILLE – Let’s be frank: Katie Prettyman of Marysville is not a wiener when it comes to eating hot dogs. In her first year of… Continue reading

Katie Prettyman of Marysville with men’s champion Joey Chestnut. (Courtesy Photo)
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                                Palek hugs Day as William and McFalls watch.

Marysville mom among heroes honored for saving her son

District also gets new CPR device

  • Jun 27, 2019
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                                Palek hugs Day as William and McFalls watch.

Marysville, Arlington plan bang up 4th of July

A top-notch band out of Bellingham, along with fireworks, of course, will highlight Marysville’s first free 4th of July fireworks show at Marysville-Pilchuck High School… Continue reading