Remember early March? The kids were in school, and we only needed to stay home from work if we were sick. Today, the US has more cases of COVID-19 (81,321 and growing) than any other country in the world, including Italy and China. This virus has deeply affected all of us. It has changed the…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) on March 27 voted for critical emergency relief for Washington state’s workers, families and small businesses suffering from the impacts of COVID-19. The bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, or CARES Act passed the House of R…
State officials say they had to be “creative,” to obtain protective equipment in global demandDept. of Health spokesman says state does not have enough to address growing need
Many discussions and meetings are taking place to get us the information we need to navigate this time of disruption. I appreciate the sharing and communication of other Mayors and the County to help keep us all informed. There is an abundance of resources for information if you haven’t foun…
Gov. Jay Inslee on March 26 announced several new proclamations and a directive aimed at opening up the healthcare and childcare workforce, reducing transmission between families and children in DCYF custody, and lengthening the deadline for local governments to file their annual fiscal reports.
As a reminder, any of the city of Marysville’s solid waste commercial account customers can reduce the frequency of collection to once a week and also reduce the size of their dumpster to better accommodate their current business needs.
In order to stop the spread of COVID-19, all public lands managed by the Department of Natural Resources will be closed to the public through at least April 8
Free childcare to all first responders and health care workers in appreciation of their vital work in our community
OLYMPIA – The Department of Social and Health Services announced that its Community Services Offices will further reduce foot traffic from the public beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday, March 26 in response to Governor Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy directive and in a continued effort to curb th…
Gov. Jay Inslee announced new measures to combat COVID-19 today and released additional guidance for construction in his “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order.
Given the seriousness of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort and the Stillaguamish Tribe, out of an abundance of caution, will be following Gov. Jay Inslee’s mandate regarding the March 23 stay-at-home order and closure of non-essential businesses. We have therefo…
On March 23, Governor Inslee directed all residents immediately to heed current State public health directives to stay home, except as needed, to maintain continuity of operations of essential critical infrastructure sectors.
A local middle school group, 'The Girls of Promise,' made a donation to the local Salvation Army which is seeing increased need during the new coronavirus quarantine.
Gov. Jay Inslee spoke directly to Washingtonians on March 23 to announce he will sign a statewide order that requires everyone in the state to stay home. The order will last for two weeks and could be extended.
Gov. Jay Inslee announced on March 18 substantial measures for Washington state businesses and workers, as well as renters and other residents who may struggle financially to pay utility bills while dealing with loss of income during the COVID-19 outbreak. This is in addition to the state su…
Marysville Fire District firefighter/EMTs and paramedics are playing a vital role on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic as we respond to treat sick patients. In this challenging time for our community, our state and our country, we dedicate ourselves to continuing excellent emergency service.
Maryfest officials crowned three local youth as this year's Strawberry Festival Royalty on March 14. They are Queen Jimena Yanez, Princess Grace Kyser and Princess Katelyn Leary.
Local school districts are working on ways to provide lunches, childcare, education resources and keep their staff working as schools are closed for at least six weeks.
Marysville schools will close Friday, March 13, and remain closed through April 12, according to a letter from District Superintendent Jason Thompson that was sent to families and staff on March 11.
Local cities, schools, first responders and others are all taking extra caution and preparations to help slow a potential outbreak of COVID-19.
Residents, state representatives and senators of the 39th Legislative District met for a town hall at the Arlington Airport to talk about bills being proposed in Olympia.
Washington state and the Tulalip Tribes are nearing an agreement to share sales taxes collected in the Quil Ceda Village and elsewhere on the local reservation.
Arlington residents got to learn about eagles up close, go on nature walks and learn from local organizations at the annual Eagle Festival.
The Marysville School District may soon have new middle school and high school boundaries and a possibly final proposal has been presented to local parents.
Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring discussed transportation improvements, public safety and parks upgrades at his recent State of the City address on Jan. 31.