Letters to the Editor

Brainwashing must be a science all its own

The article, Political Brainwashing Endangers Marysville Schools’ Funding, by Maureen Martin, J.D. (published Wednesday, Aug. 4th,) bashes school board director Michael Kundu for stifling “legitimate… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2009


I just read the article, “Political brainwashing endangers Marysville school’s funding,” and I am dismayed to see that it paints a very different picture of… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2009

Local control is a good thing

I read with interest last week’s opinion piece in The Globe (Political brainwashing endangers Marysville school’s funding ... submitted by a lawyer for The Heartland… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2009

Library needs more friends

The Marysville area patrons of our Marysville Library have earned our applause for their continuing donations of books and purchasing of books in our little… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2009

Weather TEST


  • Jul 22, 2009

Health Care cost crisis

Congress has yet to ask healthcare professionals to go through our current health care system like Medicare or Medicaid to root out waste and corruption.… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2009

Healthcare for everyone

Image with me what a really great health care system would look like. Everyone would have the piece of mind that comes with knowing that… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2009

Excellent teachers

The Globe is to be commended for your recent articles on educational excellence in the Marysville School District. I am specifically referring to “MP 31… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2009

Band teacher layoff

I’m a student at 10th Street School in Marysville. My band teacher was going to get laid off because of budget cuts. Because our teacher… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2009

Kiwanis thank you

The members of the Marysville Kiwanis want to express our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the Marysville, Everett and surrounding areas for your support this… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2009

Boycott junkmail

I have always found it extremely frustrating that I, as a tax payer, have to continue paying increased amounts in postage. I have never mailed… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2009

She doth protest too much!

Patty Murray, by acting stunned, surprised and outraged over AIG’s bonus payments to some of their executives and employees, is simply trying to divert attention… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2009

Politicians better than American citizens?

Why?Social Security was established for the American working people to help when they retire. What gives these politicians the right to say they are any… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2009

Pay their way

The people using the Washington State Ferry System want all of us taxpayers in Washington to “pay their way” to their homes on the islands… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2009

Classified School Employees Week

What would our schools be like if there were no secretaries, para-educators, bus drivers, custodians, maintenance workers, cafeteria workers, payroll/accountants or other support staff? The… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2009

Anybody listening?

The people of Washington state voted on the ballot for I-960 to protect the citizens of Washington from having their taxes raised. I feel we… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2009

Do this or else

In the Feb. 25 addition of The Marysville Globe, Rep. Mike Sells serves a hard pitch in his Guest Editorial titled, “When the boss says,… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2009

Sim Wilson

You start out in school and have classmates, acquaintances and friends. And if you’re lucky, some become lifelong special friends. After school you enter the… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2009

Teaching towards resilience

In all the controversy surrounding the WASL and its proposed replacement, I believe we are neglecting a key part of the conversation. In addition to… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2009