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$30K grant helps Hand in Hand address needs in south Everett

The Medina Foundation awarded a $30,000 grant to Hand in Hand, a local nonprofit in south Everett that provides emergency foster care as well as… Continue reading

Funko staff to mentor local teens

Funko recently hosted middle and high school students from the YMCA and Big Brothers Big Sisters for a launch party. In addition to pizza, pool,… Continue reading

Rotary honors students from Stanwood-Camano schools

The Rotary Club of Stanwood-Camano Island recently honored its Students of the Quarter: Tryoten Mangold and Audrey McDermott from Elger Bay Elementary School, Christian Banuelos-Ornelas… Continue reading

TOPS members bring in nearly 400 pounds of food for needy

Marysville TOPS Chapter WA 1116 donated nearly 400 pounds of food for the Thanksgiving holiday to the Marysville Salvation Army and Marysville Community Food Bank.… Continue reading

Walktober Wednesdays get kids excited

Students at Columbia Elementary School walked to school with their parents and several community members during the school’s annual Walktober Wednesdays. Each Wednesday in October,… Continue reading

It’s a wrap!

Local student artwork that now graces signal box in Lynnwood pays honor to libraries.

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

Four win top Biola scholarship

Four local students were awarded the President’s Scholarship from Biola University in La Mirada, California, each worth $19,000: Delaney Johnson from Snohomish; Jared Donnel from… Continue reading

Northshore teacher gets surprise honor and Seahawk visit

Hollywood Hill Elementary School teacher Victoria Gray was recently honored as a “Symetra Hero in the Classroom” by Symetra and the Seattle Seahawks. Neiko Thorpe,… Continue reading

13-year-old gives cancer a $10K kick

The 2018 Kicking for Cancer fundraiser raised $10,000 for the Susan G Komen for the Cure Puget Sound. The benefit for breast cancer research was… Continue reading

Club donates $200 to Camano veterans group

The Camano Island Women’s Republican Club on Oct. 23 presented retired Air Force Col. Tracy Merck with a $200 donation for Camano Chapel’s His Veterans… Continue reading

Lynnwood elementary teacher wins stewardship award

Teacher Jennie Warmouth of Spruce Elementary School in Lynnwood was one of three 2018 recipients of the Patsy Collins Award for Excellence in Education, Environment,… Continue reading

Rotary cleans up Portage Creek

The Arlington Rotary Club completed stream restoration projects along a 165-foot reach of Portage Creek, one of two main fish-bearing creeks passing through the Old… Continue reading

Rotary honors two CTE students from Lynnwood High School

The local Rotary Club of Lynnwood recently honored two Career and Technical Education Students of the Month from Lynnwood High School. Elisabeth (Elisa) Rollins, a… Continue reading

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

Teens chosen for a second year for All-National honors

Two local teens will perform with the “best of the best” at the National Association for Music Education event Nov. 25-28 in Orlando, Florida. It’s… Continue reading

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

Supervisor honored for support of National Guard employee

Salinas construction supervisor John Salinas II was presented the Washington Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve’s Patriot Award on Oct. 30 in recognition of… Continue reading

New senior center hits $12M mark in capital campaign

A recent fundraising breakfast and related donations raised more than $60,000 toward a capital campaign for a new Edmonds Senior Center. The group now has… Continue reading