Opinion

Just say no to negative campaigning

The first “hit piece” of the political season is out. Let’s hope…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

 

Political cartoons (June 17)

Rik Dalvit

  • Jun 17th, 2017

 

Teachers may have to strike over budget

Members of the Marysville Education Association have authorized a meeting in August…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

 

All fireworks illegal in M’ville

Over the past several years, I have learned that city leaders hear…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Congratulations to the class of 2017

One of the honors of being a school board member comes during…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Letter to the editor – keep helping homeless

The distressing letter from Steve and Lynn Reid elicits this response. My…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

3 skills we all need to develop

There are a lot of skills we learn throughout our lives. Some…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

Political cartoon

Rik Dalvit

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

Income tax to fully fund schools?

Our state is in a financial crisis regarding funding for schools. Year…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

Praise and raze (June 3)

Praise to the consultants and to the Marysville School District for seeing…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Tennis anyone? No, really, anyone?

Tennis anyone? No, really anyone? Tennis is one of my favorite sports…

Avoid summer slump; check out bookmobile

Warm weather is finally returning to the Pacific Northwest, and this means…

  • May 27th, 2017

Political cartoon

Rik Dalvitt

  • May 27th, 2017

Is Marysville showing too much compassion?

Lynn and I penned the following letter over a month ago and…

  • May 20th, 2017

Donate to organizations, not homeless

Marysville is a truly caring community. That’s a wonderful thing, of course.…

  • May 13th, 2017

Despite all the work, homelessness getting worse

Despite many organizations and individuals working hard to end homelessness, the problem…

  • May 6th, 2017

Letters to the editor

Retain Nate Snohomish is one of Washington state’s fastest-growing counties and is…

  • May 6th, 2017

New law limits suspensions

The growing mountain of national data suggests that punitive discipline that removes…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Arlington has accomplished so much, and more is on the way

I am so honored to be the mayor of this vibrant community.…

  • Apr 8th, 2017

Political cartoon

Rik Dalvit

  • Apr 3rd, 2017