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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

Arlington provides programs to keep students engaged in learning this summer

ARLINGTON- Classes are done for the year, but Arlington Public Schools offers two summer learning opportunities for students at no cost to families. The Mathmobile… Continue reading

  • Jun 27, 2019

Splish Splash a blast for kids in Marysville (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – We are still working on a story for the Splish Splash Wednesday at the Spray Park Wednesday, in which several hundred people attended.… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2019

Thousands watch Marysville Strawberry Festival Grand Parade

MARYSVILLE – Thousands upon thousands of fans lined State Avenue and Third Street for the Marysville Strawberry Festival Grand Parade Saturday. Floats from around the… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019

All types of activities draw people to The Market

MARYSVILLE – A Beatles tribute band and other groups helped draw festival goers to Asbery Field during the Marysville Strawberry Festival. Along with music, crafters… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019

New partnership boosts turnout for Car Show at Marysville Strawberry Festival

MARYSVILLE – About 140 cars, trucks and motorcycles of all ages, shapes and sizes brought in hundreds of enthusiasts with many of the same qualities… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019

Good weather brings crowds to Funtastic Carnival

MARYSVILLE – Good weather brought hundreds of ride enthusiasts to the Funtastic Carnival at Marysville Middle School Thursday through Sunday as part of the Marysville… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019
The Rosarians from Portland, Ore., bless the new rose planted in honor of the Maryfest Board of Directors. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Maryfest board honored at Rose Planting

MARYSVILLE – The entire Maryfest Board of Directors was honored at the Rose Planting at the April Friesner Memorial Garden at Totem Middle School Saturday.… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019
The Rosarians from Portland, Ore., bless the new rose planted in honor of the Maryfest Board of Directors. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Jazzy cheers for one of the participants in the CTW Combat Pro Wrestling event at the Marysville Strawberry Festival Saturday. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Crowds enjoy pro wrestling at Strawberry Festival

MARYSVILLE – Maryfest brought professional wrestling to the Marysville Strawberry Festival for the first time this year. It didn’t disappoint. Dozens of fans filled the… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019
Jazzy cheers for one of the participants in the CTW Combat Pro Wrestling event at the Marysville Strawberry Festival Saturday. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)
Teacher Trace Prael gets a big hug from a Mountain View Arts and Tech graduate. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

MVAT, Tulalip Heritage graduate seniors (slide show)

TULALIP – One speaker after another talked about overcoming obstacles, never giving up and looking to the future at the Mountain View Arts and Tech… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2019
Teacher Trace Prael gets a big hug from a Mountain View Arts and Tech graduate. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)
Vivien Palmer performs a contemporary dance to “Red Violin” at the Marysville Strawberry Festival Talent Show Thursday night at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Dancers, singers highlight Talent Show; festival gets busy this weekend (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Singers and dancers dominated the stage at the Marysville Strawberry Festival Talent Show Thursday night. The 88th annual festival continues today through Sunday.… Continue reading

Vivien Palmer performs a contemporary dance to “Red Violin” at the Marysville Strawberry Festival Talent Show Thursday night at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

‘The Zaniac’ gives Marysville Kids Day participants a big hand – actually 2

MARYSVILLE – “The Zaniac” Alex Zerbe had children jumping and dancing around like they had ants in their pants at Kids Day Saturday at Asbery… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2019