Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor

Why I vote ‘yes’ to support schools My great nephews moved in with us when they were 4 and 5. They had come from a… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020


Letters to the editor

Vote yes Vote yes for Arlington schools. I urge you to support all three propositions. As parents, we put the trust in our schools to… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2020


Letters to the editor

Think schools Thank you to every Arlington citizen who has supported previous bonds and levies. The successful passage of these measures has resulted in thousands… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2020


Vote for schools

Vote “Yes” My wife and I are both teachers for Arlington Public Schools, and we feel fortunate to live in a pro-education community; however, we… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2020

Letters to the editor

Volunteer in schools The single-biggest way most of us help support and raise our children is through our schools. These schools are concrete expressions of… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Santa’s helper kind

On Nov. 23 I went to Bartell’s in Marysville to finish my Christmas shopping. I went to the cash register, and needed $3 more so… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2019

Letter to the editor

Don’t trust city Don’t trust the city of Marysville. After being forced to sign off on a construction easement, the state constitution grants cities right… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2019

Letter to the editor

Thanks for passing levy North County Regional Fire Authority wants to thank voters for approving our recent fire levy lid lift request. Funding will be… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2019

Letter to the editor

Vote for Gobel Isn’t the underlying job of a civil servant to serve the public? If that’s the case, and I’m most certain it is,… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2019

Letter to the editor

Fell for auditor I have grown fairly critical over the years regarding people in leadership and management. To paraphrase an old saying, I don’t tolerate… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2019

Letters to the editor

Vote for Alexander As a former prosecutor and life-long civil servant, I have spent over a decade working with the judiciary. Based on my experience,… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2019

3 retired judges voice support for Okoloko

After a 23-year career as a Snohomish County judge, having served over 18 years on Superior Court, I retired last year. I still have a… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Letter to the editor

Mom doesn’t know Thanks to the Globe for consistent local reporting. It’s that consistency that makes me wonder at the story which appeared on Sept.… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

Endorsement for Nehring

I am honored to endorse your mayor, Jon Nehring. Jon and I have known each other since he became mayor in 2010. We serve on… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2019

Letters to the editor

Break the cycle of incumbents I recently read Steve Powell’s column in the Marysville Globe. The topic was about the primary elections and his point… Continue reading

  • Aug 31, 2019

New Lakewood supe says door is always open

Vote for Tolbert The mayoral election that’s just around the corner is important for the future of Arlington. The area is in rapid growth, and… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2019

Nice 4th show, but please clean up

This was my first 4th of July living in downtown Arlington. And what a spectacular show I witnessed from my neighbor’s deck. It equaled any… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2019

Thanks for participating in putting fire levy on ballot

North County Fire/EMS wants to say thank you. Our Fire Authority recently approved a Strategic Plan that identifies how we will respond to increasing call… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2019

Thank to Marysville for another successful Strawberry Festival

The Marysville Strawberry Festival Board of Directors would like to thank you for all the support and participation you gave us for the 88th Strawberry… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Community support appeciated

Dear Editor, North County Fire & EMS provides fire suppression and emergency medical service to 25,000 people over 110 square miles. We recently completed a… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2019