Opinion

Tribes against suction dredge mining

By Lorraine Loomis Treaty tribes are encouraged that the state legislature may finally put an end to the destructive practice of suction dredge mining, for… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2020

 

How much will market volatility really affect you?

By Brandon Trout There’s no way to sugarcoat it: If you’re an investor, you haven’t liked what you’ve seen in the financial markets recently. The… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2020

 

Spring clean your health routine

By Emily Countryman Changing to a healthy lifestyle can be overwhelming. Every time you turn on the TV the news tells us we must immediately… Continue reading

  • Mar 26, 2020

 

Steps being taken in real estate to make sure all are safe

By Todd Fahlman The first thing that comes to my mind when I think about real estate today is the safety of our families, loved… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2020

Lakewood schools helping however they can during outbreak

The Lakewood School District is doing all we can to support the well-being of our community while ensuring the health of our staff and students.… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2020

SnoCo works for federal, state dollars

As representatives closest to the people, the Snohomish County Council brings the concerns of our communities to our state and federal partners. The 2020 state… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2020

This will pass, but what will we learn?

Together, we take a deep breath in…and out. We begin our worship gatherings this way, and I’m always surprised how much people appreciate the invitation… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2020

Vision 2020: Marysville’s future is bright

By Jon Nehring About 100 people attended the State of the City at the Marysville Opera House and a little more than that at the… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020
Steve Powell
                                Backseat Coach

Coronavirus fears changing my ways

Editor’s note: This column was written earlier in the week before all the big news hit. By Steve Powell I’m a hugger. Anyone who knows… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020
Steve Powell
                                Backseat Coach

Political cartoons 3-7-2020

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2020

Honestly, our taxes in Marysville really are lower than many of our neighbors

I may as well have been called a flat-out liar for saying Marysville had some of the lowest property taxes in Snohomish County during the… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2020

Make yourself count during this U.S. Census

By Barb Tolbert You count. Let’s get you counted. The Census is a self-portrait of the nation, counting everyone living in the country once in… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2020
Todd Fahlman

This spring, home prices are going to take off

Home prices are poised to skyrocket Are you seeing what I’m seeing in the real estate market? Your neighbors put their home on the market,… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2020
Todd Fahlman
Brandon Trout

Are you a mindful investor?

By Brandon Trout Recently, we’ve seen an increased interest in mindfulness, although the concept is thousands of years old. Essentially, being mindful means you are… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020
Brandon Trout

Breakdown of where your taxes go

By Nate Nehring Property tax statements were sent out recently, and many Snohomish County residents saw significant increases. While the county treasurer collects property taxes,… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2020

Lakewood will listen on what to do next

By Scott Peacock Since last week’s returns from the Lakewood School District special levy election, I have found myself reflecting upon what drew me to… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2020

Voters approve important levies in Arlington

By Chrys Sweeting Thank you to all Arlington families, staff and community members who voted in the Feb. 11 election. Arlington Public Schools’ Educational Programs… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2020

Political cartoons

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020

Let’s clean up this town

With the hope of warmer days ahead, many of us start thinking about spring cleaning and renewal. That can apply to our city as well… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2020

Political cartoons

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2020