Marysville

Final feedback of future of Marysville’s schools

Officials now begin to prepare recommendations on high school reconfiguration and other issues.

 

Local students win top awards in PTA Reflections art contest

The Washington State PTA Reflections art contest theme this year was “Within…

 

New support group for those whose loved ones battle opioids

“I remember when my dad told me that every time our family member relapses, we relapse.”

 

A close friendship is lost to fire

An 88-year-old Smokey Point mobile home resident died despite a valiant effort by neighbors.

Students to walk out over gun issues, school safety

Walkouts are planned Friday at schools around the country, including at least nine in Snohomish County.

Traffic circles going in on Second Street in Marysville

The work follows complaints from residents about people driving too fast down the street.

State: Secret deal endangers Marysville Strawberry Festival

The “bizarre” agreement promises a former leader up to $175,000 if the group fails to meet his demands.

2 seen at Tulalip Walmart suspected in home burglary

Police say they used stolen credit cards to make purchases at the store.

Nonprofit that supports kids in foster care expands program

Treehouse helps kids graduate. It can be a challenge. One student has moved four times in two months.

This week’s Herald Super Kid is Grace Academy senior Jenna Knudson. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Her 14 years at Grace Academy have been ‘pretty cool’

Senior Jenna Knudson has attended the Marysville Christian school since preschool.

This week’s Herald Super Kid is Grace Academy senior Jenna Knudson. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Teacher honored by U.S. Army Command

Diana Ellerman, a social studies teacher at Cedarcrest Middle School, was recently honored by the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Joint Base… Continue reading

Guatemalan villagers join with volunteers from the Hands for Peacemaking Foundation outside the school the Everett-based nonprofit helped build last month in the village of Canton Maya Jaguar. (Larry Jubie photos)

Rotary families put their hearts to work

They join with the Everett-based Hands for Peacemaking Foundation to build a school in Guatemala.

Guatemalan villagers join with volunteers from the Hands for Peacemaking Foundation outside the school the Everett-based nonprofit helped build last month in the village of Canton Maya Jaguar. (Larry Jubie photos)

She helped traumatized people get through two big tragedies

County liaison Lacey Harper is the winner of The Herald Business Journal’s Emerging Leader award.

Construction work continues in Marysville

Projects aim at improved safety as well as moving more cars.

Teen sentenced for kicking death in Marysville woods

Robert Myrick Jr., 16, who loved basketball, died in August. His killer admitted to manslaughter.

Arlington seeks solutions for thriving food donation program

The ‘A Simple Gesture’ program has gathered over 2,200 pounds of food since starting in January.

Marysville to honor ‘Ray of Sunshine’ firefighter

Flags will fly at half-staff on April 21 to pay tribute to Ray Hancock, who died earlier this month.

When he’s not legislating, Nate Nehring’s a tireless volunteer

He tutors, volunteers at a summer camp and food bank, and was invited to join the Gospel Mission board.

After a painful accident, Louis Harris sought a fuller life

His goal is elected office. Meantime, he works and volunteers — and if you meet him he might hug you.