Opinion

Arlington schools ask legislature to lower bar to pass bonds

By Marc Rosson The Arlington Public Schools Board of Directors recently sent letters to legislators in the 39th Legislative District, which encompasses many cities in… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2019

Marysville mom of child cancer survivor starts guild to raise funds

By Jessica Beckstrand On Oct. 29, 2015, Layla Beckstrand was diagnosed with Stage 4 High Risk Neuroblastoma at only 18 months old. Neuroblastoma affects the… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2019

SnoCo provides funds for parks, community projects

By Nate Nehring In each annual budget, the Snohomish County Council allocates money to be spent on local parks and community projects throughout the county.… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2019

Political cartoons

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2019

Hits and misses

Hits •The Marysville and Arlington street crews did a great job clearing our roads to keep us safe. Unfortunately, it looks like they will have… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2019

Traffic fixes on the way in Marysville

By Jon Nehring In city government, we often need to take the long view and plan far ahead to achieve desired results. That’s certainly the… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2019

Editor’s notes

We’d like to thank everyone who emailed in their opinion to the Backseat Coach question - “Do we cover prep sports too much?” The answer… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2019

Important questions for the community of Arlington

By Chrys Sweeting Arlington has an important question to consider on February’s election ballot: Approve or reject Arlington Public Schools’ bond request to build a… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2019

Unlike federal government, SnoCo is bipartisan

By Nate Nehring While the federal government remains shut down and partisan gridlock takes priority over doing the people’s work, Snohomish County elected officials continue… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2019

What about health issues beyond weight?

By Emily Countryman Did the holidays take their toll on you? If you are like most Americans you gained weight this holiday season and if… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2019

What’s going on with real estate?

By Todd Fahlman Some homeowners and home buyers are left scratching their heads, “What is going on with real estate home prices?” Within the last… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2019

You are enough and you can be better

By Jenny Smith My kids have these Magna-Tiles that are all kinds of shapes with magnets along the plastic edges. We build all kinds of… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2019

Check us out online

While we appreciate that you enjoy looking through our newspapers we want to let you know we have even more content online that we don’t… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2019

Cuts are made; please pass Arlington school bonds this time

Arlington voters will receive their mail-in ballots Jan. 24. We, and the Arlington Public Schools, are asking them to approve the school bond measure. While… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2019

Marysville offering more career opportunities for students

By Vanessa Edwards Our district’s mission is to: Engage our community; Inspire our students; and Prepare our graduates. We can meet all those by providing… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2019

Praise and raze

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  • Jan 11, 2019

Marysville seeks legislative support for various projects

By Jon Nehring The state legislature will be back in session Jan. 14. I am grateful that the city has excellent partnerships with our elected… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2019

The importance of growing family wage jobs in Arlington

By Barb Tolbert Over several months I have received a number of calls and emails about growth in Arlington. I want to share with you… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2019

We need more input if you want our extensive sports coverage to continue

By Steve Powell We have received less than 10 responses regarding if The Marysville Globe-The Arlington Times covers too much in the way of high… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2019

Political cartoons

Rik Dalvit… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2019