Letters to the Editor

Make every dollar count

I was informed in a town meeting on the bond proposal for $78 million on Feb. 9, that there is only a savings of 2… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2010

Progress for less money

In 1985 I was interviewing for an administrative position with the Marysville School District. As I waited for my opportunity I noticed a man across… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2010

Vote yes to continue available educational opportunities

Every day I work with the most at-risk kids in my school district. At the end of a week, I frequently look around and see… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2010

Vote yes for school levy

As members of the Mountain View High School Advisory Council, we wish to express our support for the Marysville School Levy. Providing adequate funding for… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2010

Support bond, levy

I am writing in support of the school bond and levy election and urge a yes vote on both issues.As a mom and active volunteer… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2010

Vote yes for school bond and levy

I am a mother of two students here in Marysville. I would like to stress to the voters here how important it is to vote… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2010

Look at Larsen’s record

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  • Jan 21, 2010

To the Marysville Mayor and City Council

I have become a citizen of Marysville by “duress.” The 20,000 residences of the now annexed part of the county did not get to vote… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2010

No annexation

The city of Marysville annexation is all about power and money. I call it “Empire Building.” They can’t even take care of what they have… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2009

Budget cuts

“They represent, I believe, the most responsible decisions we could make with the constraints we faced.” These words were in the latest press release of… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2009

Thanks to Aaron Reardon

In 2007 I purchased a beautiful home by the Stillaguamish River. I thought I was doing everything the right way. I saved 20 percent for… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2009

Prison wasteland

Our prisons are wastelands for the mentally ill. The segregated units where many are housed are numerous tiers of dingy, claustrophobic cells. Places where these… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2009

Penalize the victim?

In the Oct. 21, 2009, issue of “The Arlington Times” there is a front-page story regarding “Graffiti and public perception.” In this article, it states… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2009

Rico for Position No. 2

We respectfully request that you join us in supporting Rico Tessandore, Attorney at Law, in the upcoming election.Born into a working-class family, Rico was raised… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Keep Margo Powell

By now it should be clear to any objective, clear thinking individual that Dr. Cartwright's bid for a position on the Cascade Valley Hospital Board… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Cartwright is a vote for Arlington

I have lived in Arlington for almost 40 years. I have had both good and bad experiences at Cascade Valley Hospital but I still believe… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Voice for change

I would like to talk about a voice for change, in the race for Hospital Commissioner Position No. 3. I do believe it is time… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Let’s elect common sense

The people of North Snohomish County have a chance with their November ballot to elect new representation on the County Council for us. Ellen Hiatt… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Public perception must be changed

Over the course of the 21 years we’ve lived in Arlington, our family has had the good fortune of receiving excellent service at Cascade Valley… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Vote for Ellen Hiatt Watson

The purpose of my letter is to publicly and proudly explain my support for Ellen Hiatt Watson, candidate for Snohomish County Council District 1 (north… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009