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In Our View / I-405 Good to Go Flex Passes
HOT lanes may not be so hot

The Most Interesting Man in the World doesn't always use the carpool lanes on I-405, but when he does later this fall, he's going to want to have a Good to Go Flex Pass.You mi... [Read the editorial]

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Kathleen Parker: Wrong battles being picked in Lynch vote  March 26
Froma Harrop: Fix Obamacare so it works like Medicare does  March 26
John Burbank: Closing tax loopholes could do a lot of good  March 25
Froma Harrop : Tax proposals won't eclipse growth of solar March 25
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5 college sports myths
5 college sports myths: Viewpoints: It's not the huge money-maker you thought it was
Pro & con: Boeing tax breaks
Pro & con: Boeing tax breaks: Should a reduced tax bill be tied to jobs?
The politics of Spock
The politics of Spock: Nimoy was key to the cultural commentary of 'Star Trek'
Making cancer a fair fight
Making cancer a fair fight: Viewpoints: Stop looking for one 'cure'

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Guest Commentary / Premera Blue Cross data breach: Cyber attacks on health insurers pose risks beyond financial ones   March 28
Guest Commentary / House Bill 1174: Flame retardants a threat to health of firefighters, kids   March 28
Guest commentary / Oso landslide anniversary: United Way, Red Cross continue work to aid recovery  March 22
Guest commentary / Oso landslide anniversary: ‘Oso strong’ spirit a great example for all   March 22
Commentary / Sports and money: 5 college sports myths   March 22
Other voices / Reading habits: Paper books, alive and well   March 22
Guest commentary / HPV vaccination: HPV vaccine is a simple step against cancer  March 21
Guest commentary / YMCA Annual Campaign: Support YMCA’s good works in county   March 16
Pro & con: Should Boeing tax breaks be revoked if jobs are cut?   March 15
Guest commentary / Making health care affordable: Medicare works; open it to everyone   March 15

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In Our View / Lighthouse Park: Why Mukilteo's parking fees are a necessity  March 24
In Our View / Philanthropists create legal fund: Global tobacco fight grows   March 23
In Our View / Oso landslide anniversary: These towns still stand   March 22
In Our View / Starbucks' 'Race Together' campaign: A bungled invitation to talk   March 20
In Our View / Sunshine Week: Democracy requires sunlight   March 19
In Our View / Vaping legislation: A darker side to e-cigarettes   March 18
In Our View / Legislative progress report: Cities see reason for optimism in session  March 17
In Our View / Payday loan legislation: Don’t change what’s working   March 16
In Our View / Downtown redevelopment: Involve public in big projects   March 15
In Our View / K-12 education: Get No Child Left Behind waiver, funds back   March 13
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