Letters to the Editor

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 Arlington Times, Rep. Mike Sells serves a hard pitch in his Guest Editorial titled, “When the boss says, you either do this or else...”

  • Mar 3, 2009

Bully pulpit – response to Bob Graef editorial of 2/4/09

Since Robert Graef chooses to use the editorial page of The Arlington Times as his bully pulpit from which to attack The Heritage Foundation, I… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2009

Thank You One and All

Arlington Community Food Bank extends a big “thank you” for all of the wonderful outpouring of support extended to the food bank during the entire… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2009

Hypocrisy – response to Bob Graef editorial of 2/4/09

I had to laugh at the hypocrisy of Mr. Graef’s column when I read of his concern about conservative institutions attempting to drive a wedge… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2009

AYFA thank you

Anyone involved in the Arlington athletic community knows that we have a serious shortage of fields for our children to play on. The fields we… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2009

Inauguration 2009 | Arlington Letters To The Editor

I’ll be at home here in my chair

  • Feb 2, 2009

Dear Dr. King Letters To The Editor

This year I am celebrating your birthday by writing you this letter to tell of my own story intollerance and learning.

  • Jan 21, 2009

Thanks from Oso Community Food Bank for Thanksgiving, X-Mas donations

Oso Community Food Bank would like to thank the members of the community and area businesses for the food, money and gifts that we received during this Thanksgiving and Christmas season. The generosity of so many groups and individuals, who gave during the holidays, far exceeded our expectations in so many ways.

  • Jan 14, 2009

Executive Bailout Letters To The Editor

As an American citizen, I am totally fed up with our judicial system. They can put Martha Stewart in prison for her actions with the stock market but the CEO’s of all these banks, stock market and mortgage companies can walk away with their big salaries and huge bonuses. Then they get money from the government “bailout” and then give bonuses to the executives, for what, grand theft? What is wrong with this picture.

  • Nov 26, 2008

Wilson for judge

Having worked in the Superior court system for 23 years, I have had the opportunity to see firsthand the important role our Superior Court judges play in our democracy. As the Snohomish County Clerk, I am proud to endorse Joe Wilson as our next Superior Court judge.

  • Oct 29, 2008

Wilson for judge

Having worked in the Superior court system for 23 years, I have had the opportunity to see firsthand the important role our Superior Court judges play in our democracy. As the Snohomish County Clerk, I am proud to endorse Joe Wilson as our next Superior Court judge.

  • Oct 29, 2008

Appel for judge

Ever since hiring George Appel as a deputy prosecutor over 15 years ago, I have been impressed with his uncommon work ethic, sound character, good judgment and superior legal skills. He was a valued member of our staff and enjoys to this day great respect among his peers.

  • Oct 28, 2008

What ever happened to common sense?

We incarcerate people, set them up to fail, and then complain about recidivism. We ignore poverty and all the other underlying causes of crime, then decide to be “tough” after the fact.

  • Oct 28, 2008

Mike Hope for State Representative

I am writing to strongly encourage voters to support Mike Hope for State Representative.

  • Oct 28, 2008

Vote Fred Walser

I live in the 39th District and I sincerely believe that we need a change.

  • Oct 28, 2008

Val Stevens is the right choice

Since Val Stevens was elected to the House and Senate, she has worked tirelessly for those “just average voters” in her district, no special interests.

  • Oct 28, 2008

Support Mary Margaret Haugen

The 10th Legislative District’s Senator Mary Margaret Haugen is a workaholic who takes her mandate to serve us seriously.

  • Oct 21, 2008