Everett Schools bond: Show support for education with yes vote

These past few months of quarantine and isolation have been challenging in so many ways, but for parents of school children, it has been monumentally… Continue reading

Harrop: Cities doth protest to Trump’s benefit, methinks

Rather than bring needed change, protests in Portland and elsewhere are playing into Trump’s plans.

10th LD, House, Pos. 1: Woodard will draw from experience

Want a legislative candidate with years of experience in field that’s under-represented in our Legislature? Then Suzanne Woodard is your candidate for 10th LD representative.… Continue reading

Comment: U.S. botched school year; parents should be furious

A lax response by federal leaders left us unprepared to return students to the classroom this fall.

Editorial cartoons for Monday, July 27

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

Homola is best choice for 10th LD, House, Position 1

We are health care providers and educators, relying on facts and forums to get to know the candidates for the 10th Legislative District, House, Position… Continue reading

44th LD, House, Pos. 1: James will move state forward

When we think Mark James, we think “People First,” a visionary who will reach across the aisle and work tirelessly to move Washington state forward.… Continue reading

Comment: For sake of all, move on with state’s phased reopening

Those advocating for a return to a shutdown need to consider the long-term economic repercussions.

Comment: Truths that ‘Mockingbird’ tells about white people

The lie that many believe about Atticus as the ‘Good White Person’ is a myth that perpetuates racism.

Commentary: Resuming school this fall will be a huge task

Educators want schools to open, but in classrooms or at home it will take effort and investment.

Editorial cartoons for Sunday, July 26

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

Editorial: A recap of The Herald’s primary endorsements

Make sure your vote counts by returning or mailing your ballot before Aug. 4

Vote yes for Everett Schools bond for kids, community

I am writing to support Everett School Disrtict’s capital improvement/construction bond. My current experience as as a realtor, and my long-time experience as a teacher… Continue reading

Where’s arrest for theft of political signs, assault?

I wonder what the Lake Stevens police are waiting for? (“Police: Lake Stevens political sign thief assaults witness,” The Herald, July 11). The suspect, Gary… Continue reading

Commentary: AOC’s floor speech was deft takedown of misogyny

A Florida representative’s vulgur insult allowed Ocasio-Cortez to show why Republicans fear her.

Editorial cartoons for Saturday, July 25

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

Schwab: With Pinochet in Portland, where are liberty’s defenders?

Those who feared Obama’s thugs now are silent as anonymous federal agents tear-gas moms on the street.

Thanks to first responders, neighbors for efforts during fire

As we reflect in the aftermath of last Thursday’s blaze at the Port of Everett waterfront, we wish to express our gratitude to the men… Continue reading

Editorial: Endorsements for 1st, 39th, 44th House races

The Herald Editorial Board wraps up its primary endorsements for the state Legislature.

Comment: As it was in 1920, fight over census is about power

A proposal to leave undocumented immigrants uncounted has parallels to the battles over the 1920 census.