Jason Thompson named superintendent of Marysville schools

He’s expected to be appointed on Monday. He took over for Becky Berg when she left in May.


4 injured, 2 critically, in rollover crash in Marysville

Firefighters had to cut away parts of the vehicle to remove three of the people.


Marysville man loses suit over arrest at Scorpions concert

The man had claimed police used excessive force and injured him when they removed him from an arena.


MPHS alum takes personal look at public health in Colombia

Marysville Pilchuck High School graduate David Gloyd spent his summer as an intern for Sinergias, a nonprofit organization in Colombia dedicated to serving communities historically… Continue reading

State drops tax-theft charges against Tacos Guaymas owner

The owner of three locations of the Mexican-restaurant chain had been accused of under-reporting sales tax.

Marysville man found dead on Mountain Loop trail

A search and rescue team discovered the 64-year-old man a half-mile away from his vehicle.

Court denies man a third trial in 2002 Burkheimer murder

They found problems with how John Whitaker’s case was handled — but not enough for another re-trial.

Marysville police returned fire in neighborhood shooting

The man is suspected of assault against first responders. No one was hurt.

Emergency crews responded to an incident in a residential area near Shoultes Elementary School. (Zachariah Bryan / The Herald)

‘Miracle’: No one was hurt as the bullets flew in Marysville

A man barricaded in a home eventually surrendered after negotiating with police.

Emergency crews responded to an incident in a residential area near Shoultes Elementary School. (Zachariah Bryan / The Herald)

A painful, hopeful recovery for Lynnwood woman hit on I-5

A man suspected of two DUIs in a week hit Amanda Perry. “He’s going to kill someone,” she said.

Bandleader hopes to “get people shaking their butt a little bit”

The Margaret Wilder Band returns to the Marysville Opera House on Nov. 15.

Armed man arrested, no injuries after Marysville incident

Police say emergency vehicles were struck by gunfire.

Marysville Historical Society president ready to step down

Ken Cage is also seeking donations to help pay off a $140,000 museum loan.

Marysville student awarded SUNY scholarship

SUNY Oswego awarded Kieren Guy, of Marysville, who is majoring in American studies, a Destination Oswego Scholarship, which goes to high-achieving students from outside New… Continue reading

Hooked on hope, she chose behavioral therapy over law school

The new CEO of Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital plans to hire more staff and add services.

Arlington woman gets 10½ years for DUI death in US 2 crash

The sentence includes a two-year penalty for having a previous drunken driving conviction.

From pest to pet to icon: Our evolving relationship with orcas

A historian whose father was involved with orca roundups in the 1970s will speak in Marysville.

Marysville volunteer recognized for Stuff the Bus work

Emily Wicks was named Marysville’s Volunteer of the Month for October. Wicks jumped in at the last minute to lead the 2018 “Stuff the Bus”… Continue reading

‘Kathy is right’: WSDOT takes up Smokey Point off-ramp issue

New paint and a sign go in at the northbound I-5 off-ramp to 172nd Street in response to a reader.

Tulalip Tribes worry about traffic, salmon in land sale case

The Grove Church hopes to sell property to a Texas builder. The plot borders the reservation.