Opinion

Political cartoon

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  • Nov 20, 2018

 

Political differences are not the enemy

By Jenny Smith Someone recently taught me the original intent of the word, politics, and it has changed my perception of how politics can help… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2018

 

WIAA allows controversial transfer in Marysville

I have received a lot of anonymous information this week from people upset about two basketball stars from Marysville Getchell transferring to Marysville-Pilchuck. I can’t… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2018

 

Get involved so Arlington knows what school bonds you will support

Are you disappointed the Arlington school bond didn’t pass? Are you glad because you just can’t handle another tax? Or did you think schools were… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Praise and raze

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  • Nov 10, 2018

Tulalip Tribes help enrich cultural knowledge of Marysville students

By Tom Albright November is Native American Heritage Month, or as it is often referred to, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. The month… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2018

Winners and losers in Tuesday night’s election

By Jerry Cornfield OLYMPIA — A surge in voter interest, a swell in the ranks of Democratic state lawmakers and a spendy bunch of contests… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018

Marysville seeks input on upcoming budgets

In my eight years as Marysville’s mayor, this city has made significant investments in public safety and infrastructure. My proposed $352 million budget for the… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2018

Please pray for Tulalip-Marysville on this solemn day

We can’t let Oct. 24 go by without asking our community to pray: •For the families of the Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting victims four years… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

This is how SnoCo spends your tax money

By Nate Nehring Last month I provided a breakdown of the total property taxes collected by the county treasurer and how those dollars are allocated… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2018

Arlington bond makes schools safer and better at a lower tax rate

By Brian Lewis Arlington Public Schools is asking for voter approval of bonds on the Nov. 6 ballot to construct and renovate school facilities and… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2018

Do you have the sugar blues?

By Emily Countryman Have you ever eaten a meal only to want to eat again shortly thereafter? Are you constantly tired and experiencing sugar highs… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2018

Here’s our vote

As a hyper-local newspaper focusing mostly on Marysville and Arlington issues, we can’t do much on national and state politics. However, we do know some… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2018

Letters to the editor

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  • Oct 20, 2018

Letters to the editor

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  • Oct 13, 2018

Marysville Foursquare church multi-generational, multi-cultural

By Aaron Thompson At Marysville Foursquare we envision being a church that helps people grow in a real relationship with Jesus in a gospel community.… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2018

We are asked to pray for government to lead peaceful lives

By Mary Salamon In December 1944, at the height of World War II, Gen. Patton called upon chief of staff Col. Paul D. Hawkins and… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2018

Political cartoons

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

More progress being made on MIC

By Jon Nehring A key part of the city’s long-range economic development strategy is the Arlington-Marysville Manufacturing Industrial Center. This 4,000-acre site includes properties in… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2018