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Iverson takes on incumbent for Marysville City Council

MARYSVILLE – Kathy Iverson is running against incumbent Stephen Muller for Marysville City Council. The election is Nov. 5. Registered voters should be receiving ballots… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2019

Tolbert, Vanney vie for Arlington mayor

ARLINGTON – Barbara Tolbert is seeking reelection to a third four-year term as mayor of a thriving, resilient Arlington, but challenger and lifelong resident Don… Continue reading

Temporary traffic signals go live at Highway 530-Smokey Point Boulevard

ARLINGTON – Temporary traffic signals were officially activated Friday to more efficiently and safely manage Island Crossing traffic at Highway 530 and Smokey Point Boulevard.… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2019

Highway 9 roundabout likely won’t be finished until spring

MARYSVILLE – With the forecast quickly changing, work on the single-lane roundabout at Highway 9 and 108th Street NE in Marysville will be suspended later… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

Howl and Growl offers costumed Halloween fun for pets and people Oct. 20

MARYSVILLE – Break out the Halloween costumes early for your pooches and kids. Families and friendly dogs are invited to have a howling good time… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Chamber hosts ‘one-sided’ candidates forum

ARLINGTON – “Forum” was a fitting title for Tuesday’s political candidates luncheon hosted by the Stillaguamish Valley Chamber of Commerce, since the prospects for open… Continue reading

Snohomish County PUD adds tracker tool to Outage Map

EVERETT – When an outage occurs, Snohomish PUD customers often want to know how work is progressing to restore power. Now they can tell by… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Educators react to rein in vaping in schools

Last May at a flatly attended forum aimed at empowering parents with anti-drug knowledge, Arlington High School principal Duane Fish stood up and asked why… Continue reading

Marysville studies levy to build 2 schools

MARYSVILLE – Like any responsible school district, Marysville wants taxpayers to understand that replacing schools is an ongoing need. With 18 schools, and the fact… Continue reading

A giveaway if someone is vaping is lots of smoke. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Local teens vape, but not at school

Last of 2 parts By Steve Powell Even though according to a youth survey vaping is popular in Marysville, the school district said it hasn’t… Continue reading

A giveaway if someone is vaping is lots of smoke. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington man involved in fatal shooting

ARLINGTON – After being shot in the arm Monday afternoon, an Arlington man gained control of the gun and shot his attacker, who later died… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

District to surplus, sell Highway 530 property once planned for high school

ARLINGTON - The Arlington School District is selling a 180-acre property on Highway 530 that at one time had been planned for a future high… Continue reading

No alarms or escape plan but Marysville family OK after mobile home fire

MARYSVILLE – The family dog died, but four family members escaped a mobile home fire Thursday. The Marysville Fire Department said the home did not… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Mayor, city council, school board hopefuls square off

MARYSVILLE – Opioid crisis response, higher wage jobs closer to home and new schools at a time when student enrollment is declining and test scores… Continue reading

Jennifer Reid of the Snohomish Health District talks about vaping at the seminar. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Easy-to-hide Juul not a hidden jewel

First of 2 parts MARYSVILLE – Juul can be hard to detect, but it is not a hidden jewel as far as county health officials… Continue reading

Jennifer Reid of the Snohomish Health District talks about vaping at the seminar. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Get to know Marysville candidates, issues at forum tonight

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville Globe is putting on a Candidates Forum Oct. 1 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Marysville United Methodist Church. The newspaper… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2019
Candidates at the Election Forum at the Tulalip Casino. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

8 candidates square off at Election Forum

TULALIP – Candidates for one Marysville race and three Snohomish County races debated at an Election Forum Friday put on by the Marysville Tulalip Chamber… Continue reading

Candidates at the Election Forum at the Tulalip Casino. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington Assembly opens new Kids and Teens Center

ARLINGTON – Arlington Assembly opened the doors to its newly expanded Kids and Teens Center Sunday, putting a safe place to spend time within reach… Continue reading

Historic old Arlington High School building to be put up for sale or lease

ARLINGTON – The Arlington School Board approved hiring a consultant to market one of the district’s more iconic bastions of learning that is years past… Continue reading

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Nehring faces challenger for mayor

MARYSVILLE – Incumbent Jon Nehring and challenger Michael Patrick are running for mayor of Marysville. The general election is Nov. 5. Ballots will be mailed… Continue reading

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