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  1. Students strike up the band in support of protesting teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Marysville Globe

    Members of the Lakewood High School marching band were among the nearly 60 students, teachers and community members who joined more than 130 Lakewood School District teachers April 22 on the 172nd Street overpass connecting Lakewood and Smokey Point. The Lakewood teachers' protest from 7:30-10:30 a.m. is set to be followed by a march from Centennial Park to Legion Park, alongside Arlington and Stanwood teachers, starting at 1:30 p.m. LHS math teacher Larry Delaney, president of the Lakewood Education Association and teachers' union, explained that their protest of the state legislature's lack of support for basic education funding was only planned four weeks in advance.

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  2. Memorial service for ex-mayor filled with praise, laughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Marysville Globe

    After hearing for a couple of hours about how great her husband was, his widow joked, "Are we talking about the same Dennis Kendall?" Sue Kendall's comment at the end of the ex-mayor's memorial service at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Marysville March 30 led to a spontaneous outburst of laughter. "You all had an impact on him, and helped him be who he is," she said.

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  3. Fix traffic before more growth at Smokey PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Dozens of businesses have gone in there in the past decade. While there have been road improvements, obviously they have not been enough to avoid gridlock many times almost every day.

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  4. Chamber hears Boeing execRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    "We're the largest exporter by value," Richard White, manager of state and local government relations for Boeing, told the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce March 10. "We're the single-biggest private employer in the state of Washington, and half of all Boeing jobs are here in Washington." After offering a brief history of Boeing, including its military contracts in the first and second World Wars, White cites statistics showing that the average Boeing employee salary is $90,000, as opposed to the average salary of $50,000 for the state as a whole.

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  5. Arlington leader named new boss of Marysville-Tulalip chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce and Regional Visitor Information Center announced March 3 that Jesica Stickles is its new president/CEO. The chamber's Executive Selection Committee spent several months conducting a nationwide search for a leader to fill the position vacated by its 22-year top executive Caldie Rogers, who retired for health reasons.

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  6. New transit center 'safer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Ask bus commuters who have used the Smokey Point Transit Center since its Jan. 31 opening, and it's a good bet most will cite increased safety as one of its benefits. "Thank God for it," Arlington's Victoria Welch said, as she bundled her fellow passenger, her 8-year-old Schnauzer dog Sky, in her jacket while they waited for the next bus home.

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  7. Dozens renew vows on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Dozens of couples renewed their wedding vows on Valentine's Day during an event at the Harley-Davidson store in Smokey Point. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.

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  8. Mayor has to strike a balance with homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    While he has compassion for their plight and wants to help, he also has compassion for the community at-large that may not want to deal with some of the issues the homeless can cause. He is trying to strike a balance.

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  9. Local video interpreters help the deaf communicateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Even though Ron Burdett is deaf, he still enjoys calling friends and family on the phone to talk about the Seattle Seahawks. And a few days before this year's Super Bowl, he had a chance to chat with U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen about the team's chances, thanks to Lisa Flatt, a video relay interpreter at the Sorenson Interpretation Center in Smokey Point.

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  10. Homeless counters frustrated by limits of methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    She sleeps on the side of Smokey Point Boulevard, near the intersection of 157th Street, covered in a tarp, and surrounded by so many empty bottles and plastic bags that she could be mistaken for a pile of garbage, rather than a human being. She was the only homeless person Tami Krell and Ken Klein encountered during their three-hour shift, as part of the Snohomish County Point In Time Homeless Count Jan. 22. Because she refused to give her name, she couldn't be officially counted, even though Krell spoke with her and knows she sleeps in that area often.

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  11. County renovates Twin Rivers Park restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Visitors to Twin Rivers Park can expect improved restrooms and parking, thanks to a four-day $60,000 construction project approved by the Snohomish County Council. Everett-based Contractor Quilceda Paving & Construction commenced work on the site with a crew of a half-dozen Jan. 27, and was set to wrap up most of its renovations by Jan. 30. "The only thing left after Friday should be the fencing and striping," said project manager Mike Nelson, who estimated the other 90 percent of the work would be wrapped up by then.

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  12. WISE Women conduct 2nd annual Business Showcase Jan. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    The WISE Women started two years ago this February, and they're looking to celebrate with their second annual Business Showcase on Wednesday, Jan. 14. It will also mark the debut of their "WISE Women Wednesdays" radio show. Judy Bradley and Carin Weier, co-founders and executive directors of "Women Inspiring Successful Entrepreneurs," touted the Business Showcase from 3-7 p.m. at the Medallion Hotel in Smokey Point as a change of pace from the WISE Women's regular "mastermind group" meetings.

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  13. Fund-raiser to keep curtain from going down on Red CurtainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    The final curtain could go down on the nonprofit Red Curtain Foundation for the Arts if it doesn't raise $50,000 by the end of January. Foundation president Scott Randall said a crowd-funding campaign is being kicked off the first week of the new year.

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  14. Workers save Christmas for granddaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    Clarence is to Jimmy Stewart in "It's A Wonderful Life" as Carrie Viig and Beth Nordine are to Sherrill Swallow in real life. Swallow went to the IHOP at Smokey Point a few weeks ago because they give free meals to children.

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  15. Peace on earth key in any cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    Christmas is the season where our Christian community celebrates the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ some 2,000 years ago. This is the time we of the Christian faith reflect upon the grace that God has blessed us with - the gift of his only begotten son, sent to our world to save us from ourselves.

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  16. M'ville budget gives us sound economic foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    Last month the City Council approved the city's biennial budget for 2015-2016. It was the culmination of a lot of planning and work done by the administration and council during the past several months.

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  17. Holiday Remembrance draws large crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    Weller Funeral Home conducted its 14th annual Holiday Remembrance Gathering Dec. 6, drawing up to 60 attendees as they honored loved ones who have passed on, both veterans and civilians. Office manager Carrie Stucky estimated this to be the event's largest turnout in years, although only one family was there because they'd lost loved ones in the March 22 Oso slide.

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  18. Smokey Point Licensing opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    When Anthony and Kimberley Pellegrini opened Smokey Point Licensing Nov. 18, they already had plans to set themselves apart from other licensing subagencies. "Of course, we cover tabs, titles and tonnage," Anthony said of the subagency, that offers Department of Licensing vehicle and vessel title and licensing services in Suite F at 3411 169th Place NE in Arlington.

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  19. Non-partisan candidates receive spotlight at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    When Snohomish County Executive John Lovick had to leave early from the Oct. 22 candidate forum at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, Bruce King became the unexpected beneficiary. King's fellow candidates peppered him with questions about why he chose to challenge incumbent Dave Aldrich for the non-partisan seat of county PUD commissioner.

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  20. Harvest & holiday bazaar prevails in spite of rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    As soon as visitors walked into the Stillaguamish Senior Center, Jared McGuire offered them samples of his homemade catsup and barbecue sauce. McGuire came from Camano Island to sell his AlternaSweets at the senior center's annual harvest and holiday bazaar Oct. 11, and he wasn't the only vendor who'd logged some miles to attend.

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