Opinion

North Snohomish County the best location for new college

by Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen

  • Aug 28, 2008

Support our new neighbors but dont forget our old friends

Marysville Mayor Dennis Kendalls arms must be getting tired from lugging the over-sized pair of scissors to all the ribbon cuttings hes been to recently.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Not an isolated case

by Billy Frank Jr.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Honor those who have sacrificed for our country

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.

  • Aug 28, 2008

U.S. taxpayers will be stuck with Iraq tab for decades

Mr. Rex Greene of Elida, Ohio, in a recent letter to The New York Times, made an excellent point concerning the U.S. occupation of Iraq.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Push for Basics in mathematics

by Christine Haight Johnson

  • Aug 28, 2008

The buck stops anywhere but here.

Since this is National Black History Month, let me take a crack at the flap over what Sen. Joe Biden meant when he referred to Sen. Barack Obama as the first mainstream African American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Dont mess with Washingtons property tax system

by Don C. Brunell

  • Aug 28, 2008

Celebrate Ethics in Journalism Week by holding all media accountable

In the publics eyes, just about the only folks struggling with believability issues more than the Bush administration are journalists.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Those tall houses

My wife and I scrounged up a down payment and bought a building lot. It was 24,000 square feet in size and cost $2,000. The soil was fertile sandy-loam and it sloped gently from the road to a lovely grove of cedars bordering our creek.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Partnership key to restoring Puget Sound health

by Sen. Mary Margret HaugenWith 2,800 square miles of inland waterways, 2,500 miles of shoreline and rivers and streams winding through 12 counties, Puget Sound… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2008

Democrats enjoy padding the public payroll

Presumably, your life, liberty and property are once again safe since the Legislature is no longer in session, but dont bank on it.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Global airplane market is a new ballgame

by Don C. Brunell

  • Aug 28, 2008

The real danger of global warming

by Dr. Marvin J. Folkertsma

  • Aug 28, 2008

About that attorney general campaign ­— top 10 questions for incumbent Rob McKenna

I am Pierce County Executive John Ladenburg, a former 14-year elected prosecutor currently challenging Republican incumbent Rob McKenna for Attorney General. I have been campaigning for months on a simple platform: reform the Attorney General’s office to get results on consumer protection, identity theft and investigate high fuel costs — not simply issue press releases and pursue so-called public service announcements to advance a political agenda.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Voters can’t make a bad choice in Superior Court race

One of the things that the three candidates for Snohomish County Superior Court, Position 6, all agreed upon, July 24, when meeting with the editorial board of The Marysville Globe and Arlington Times, was that whomever was elected to the position would have to face a number of very difficult decisions when adjudicating the cases which come before them.

We’ll be doing endorsements for the upcoming elections

Breaking from recent tradition, The Marysville Globe and Arlington Times will be making endorsements in the upcoming elections.