Life

Leaders hold up Marysville community on National Day of Prayer

MARYSVILLE – Local leaders prayed for the community at the National Day of Prayer Thursday at Comeford Park with the theme “Love One Another.” Mayor… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

Earth Day means volunteers plant trees in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – Planting trees has been synonymous with Earth Day since it began in 1970. So it was not surprising to see a few dozen… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019
Jeraud Irvin of Snohomish puts up a smoke alarm in a home in the Glenwood neighborhood of Marysville Saturday as part of the free Sound the Alarm program with the American Red Cross. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Red Cross sounds the alarm, giving out free ones to help save lives

MARYSVILLE – About 100 volunteers with the American Red Cross installed hundreds of smoke alarms in residential communities around town Saturday. Neighborhoods that received the… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019
Jeraud Irvin of Snohomish puts up a smoke alarm in a home in the Glenwood neighborhood of Marysville Saturday as part of the free Sound the Alarm program with the American Red Cross. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Take the right steps to better health

By Emily Countryman Did you know that it is recommended to take 10,000 steps per day? Have you started tracking your steps with an activity… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2019
Lakewood School District employees recently attend “Stop the Bleed” training at Cougar Creek Elementary School.

Lakewood school leaders learn to ‘Stop the Bleed’

LAKEWOOD – More than 100 Lakewood School District staff have received life-saving “Stop the Bleed” training this year. The course, taught by district nurse Kelsey… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
Lakewood School District employees recently attend “Stop the Bleed” training at Cougar Creek Elementary School.

Lakewood wins jazz festival in Oregon

LAKEWOOD – The Lakewood High School Jazz Band won the largest division at the 44th Annual Pleasant Hill Jazz Festival International last weekend in Springfield,… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2019
Mariska Lebahn, Elliot Hillis and Mason Shepherd

Arlington Rotary honors 4 students

ARLINGTON - Four middle and high school students were recognized April 18 by the Rotary Club of Arlington. The Rotarians donated $50 to a charity… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2019
Mariska Lebahn, Elliot Hillis and Mason Shepherd

Federal, state, local leaders honor Army Reserve on its birthday

MARYSVILLE – Mayor Jon Nehring is glad to have the Army Reserve in town. “We’re proud as a community to support the work you do,”… Continue reading

The ‘Beauty and the Beast’ cast that plays the enchanted objects.

M-P’s ‘Beast’ of a show has some ‘Beauty’ to it also

MARYSVILLE – Students are taking on starring parts and leadership roles in Marysville-Pilchuck’s presentation of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.”  Victoria Steward, a senior at… Continue reading

The ‘Beauty and the Beast’ cast that plays the enchanted objects.

Marysville police volunteer wins honor from governor

Clean Sweep, drug take back, chamber news, and other briefs

  • Apr 22, 2019

2 from MG named Students of the Month

MARYSVILLE - Taylor Knocke and Evan Krautkremer, two seniors at Marysville Getchell High School, are the Students of the Month for April, as picked by… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2019

Red Curtain play opens Friday: They are going bonkers in ‘Yonkers’

MARYSVILLE – Red Curtain Foundation presents the Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning “Lost in Yonkers,” running April 19-May 5 at the Red Curtain Arts Center,… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2019

Marysville School District honors 4 students

MARYSVILLE - Four students were honored Monday at the Marysville school board meeting as Indigenous Education Students of the Month. Second-grader Ily Enick loves science… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2019

Boys, girls enjoy ‘Ready, Set, Build’ at Marysville Opera House (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Lego land took over the Marysville Opera House Sunday. A number of tables were filled with Lego toys so kids could “Ready, Set,… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2019

Special needs adults sought to join Aktion Club

MARYSVILLE – Once special needs students get through the high school and transition programs, some often lack things to do. That is one reason why… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

Free band concert Saturday in Arlington

ARLINGTON – The North Cascades Concert Band, featuring a clarinetist with the U.S. Marine Band “The Presidents Own”, from Washington, D.C., will perform a free… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 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

  • Apr 8, 2019

Japanese students experience what it’s like to be a Haller Middle School student

ARLINGTON- Twenty-two Japanese teenagers spent March 28-29 experiencing what it’s like to be a Haller Middle School student. The kids from Kagoshima on the southernmost… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2019

Poetry Slam branches out from MG to library

MARYSVILLE – Poetry Slams have been popular at Marysville Getchell High School, but now they are branching out to the library. A Teen Poetry Slam… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Marysville resolution honors city historican Ken Cage

MARYSVILLE – The city lost a pillar of the community when city historian Ken Cage died recently at the age of 87, but Ethel Cage… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019