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 By Beckye Randall    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Moving on

Seven years ago, I had the opportunity to help create a new business, a local community newspaper serving the Marysville-Arlington community that would focus on hyper-local news and community events....

 

Treat your dog to Poochapalooza

Tail-wagging good times are in store for the area's four-legged friends and their humans at the 8th annual Marysville Poochapalooza outdoor dog event, set for Saturday, July 12, from 10 a.m. to 4...

 

Arlington celebrates the Fourth of July

Arlingtonians and visitors started their 4th of July holiday with a hearty pancake breakfast at Haller Park, followed by the excitement of the Pedal, Paddle, Puff triathlon. The community gathered...

 

Rotarian honored with Paul Harris award

Kay Smith, member of Marysville Sunrise Rotary, was recently awarded the Paul Harris Fellow Award for exceptional service to her club and community. Smith has lived in Marysville for 50 years, served...

 

The realities of aging

My husband turned 65 on Sunday. Medicare age. How did that happen? It seems like just a few years ago that he was loading up his backpack for a five-day hiking adventure with our son. Climbing...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 18, 2014

Drug raid targets Marysville house

Early Thursday morning, June 12, Marysville police teams served warrants and emptied out a residence in the 9600 block of 48th Dr. NE. The house had been the subject of numerous citizen complaints, with multiple reports of narcotics sales and use,...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 18, 2014

Hear SR 530 plans

As more details are worked out, officials from the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and Snohomish County will host another series of public meetings this week to keep residents informed about the reconstruction of SR 530. A...

 

Free summer meals for kids

Summer is a time for kids to play with friends, enjoy family vacations and local adventures…and sometimes deal with hunger. For many students, summertime can increase food insecurity levels. To help address the need, the Marysville School District...

 

Summer means community togetherness

We look forward to it all year round. Summer. Warm air, long days, boats on the water and the smell of backyard cookouts in the air. When it finally arrives in the Pacific Northwest, the reality is...

 

Mammograms at Arlington Relay

The Relay for Life takes place in more 5,200 communities in 20 countries worldwide. The volunteer effort is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, harnessing the commitment of thousands of participants, volunteers and supporters...

 

Tulalip program puts students on career path

Fifteen students, including two mother-son teams and a set of brothers, celebrated their graduation from an intensive four-month pre-apprenticeship construction trades program on Friday, June 13, at...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 11, 2014

County council gives regional manufacturing a boost

The public hearing held before the Snohomish County Council last Wednesday was one of those rare events at which all the comments heard were in favor of the proposal being discussed. The subject of the hearing was the proposal, spearheaded by...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 11, 2014

Stedman takes on top public safety post

In response to a key recommendation in the Matrix Consulting Group's recent study focused on the Arlington police department, fire chief Bruce Stedman has been named the city's Public Safety...

 

High school diplomas for veterans

During the years of World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War, young men gave up their high school careers in order to serve their country. As this year’s graduation ceremonies take place, the Marysville School District reminds...

 

Opening weekend for Strawberry Festival

This Saturday marks the start of the 2014 Strawberry Festival activities in Marysville with events planned to put a smile on your face and the wind beneath your feet. Saturday morning, June 14, head...

 

Classic cars shine in Arlington

With more than 70 classic car entries pre-registered for the June 14 event, the Downtown Arlington Business Association's annual car show, the Show 'n Shine, is shaping up to be the most successful...

 

Tragedy strikes again

Once again, a disturbed individual armed with a deadly weapon has shattered the peace of an entire college campus and taken the life of a young person whose potential will never be known. This...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 4, 2014

Arlington Haggen's store to close

The Bellingham family that owns the Haggen and TOP Food chains has announced the closure of its Arlington Haggen’s store, located at the intersection of Hwy. 9 and 174th Ave. NE. The store’s pharmacy closed down last Thursday, and liquidation...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 4, 2014

Arlington PD gets low marks for leadership

Among a laundry list of recommendations to improve the effectiveness and morale of the Arlington Police Department, a study conducted by the Matrix Consulting Group criticized the lack of strategic planning, community engagement and accountability,...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 4, 2014

Highway reopens, locals remember

Locals gathered at the Darrington rodeo grounds Saturday morning before 9 a.m., ready for a bus ride to revisit the devastation that was once Steelhead Haven. They disembarked at the mighty spruce tre...

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    June 4, 2014

Lane dealership plan sent back to examiner

The proposal to build a car lot at Island Crossing has been sent back to the hearing examiner after a Snohomish County Superior Court judge found several unresolved issues in the initial plan. Dwayne Lane’s Arlington Chevrolet dealership was...

 
 By Beckye Randall    Schools    June 4, 2014

Clothes for the Cause at Allen Creek

After the Oso landslide, donations of clothing and household items from individuals and community organizations threatened to overwhelm the capacity to collect and distribute them. Ten weeks later,...

 
 By Beckye Randall    Schools    June 4, 2014

Getchell golfers compete at state

Jacquelyn Martin and Emma Beauchamp, both golfers on the Marysville Getchell team, were the only Marysville representatives at the state golf tournament, held last week at Lewis River Golf Course in...

 
 By Beckye Randall    Opinion    June 4, 2014

Veterans deserve better

The recent resignation of General Eric Shinseki as the head honcho of the Veterans Administration is another head-shaking result of the ongoing inability of that organization to get its act together....

 
 By Beckye Randall    News    May 28, 2014

Guilty plea, 50-year sentence for Marysville man

Facing his third strike and an automatic life sentence if found guilty, Robert Kennedy pleaded guilty to seven felony charges, including theft and burglary, in the death of 82-year-old Arthur Schroeder in his Marysville mobile home in January 2013....

 

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