In Our View

Editorial: Sun setting on attempts to fan coal’s embers

Enthusiasm for Snohomish PUD’s solar project offers hope for a 100 percent clean power future.

Editorial: Edmonds should reconsider waterfront overpass

Rejecting the project does nothing to resolve a public safety problem for emergency vehicle access.

Editorial: Heed south county fire officials on fireworks ban

A fireworks ban could limit damage and injuries that occur too often this time of year.

Editorial: Use 6-month review to strengthen housing efforts

An Everett review that has put a Housing Hope project on hold needs the public’s participation.

Editorial: Air Force One can’t be improved with new paint job

President Trump should honor the history of the aircraft and abandon his red, white and blue paint scheme.

Editorial: Don’t excuse state lawmakers from transparency law

The argument they’re already exempt is easily refuted and defies the intent of the Public Records Act.

Editorial: Google, Facebook should pay for news they use

Both have made billions selling ads linked to news stories but without paying those who produce the news.

Editorial: A tragedy compounded by lack of attention

Cases involving missing and murdered tribal women in the state have gone under-reported and unresolved.

Editorial: B.C., Canada should block mining on upper Skagit

Plans for test mining for gold and copper in British Columbia poses a threat to the Skagit River.

Editorial: Haze has returned, and with it a wildfire warning

Western Washington forests and wildlands face an above-normal risk for wildfires this summer.

Editorial: What two educators have meant for Everett, county

David Beyer and Gary Cohn deserve thanks for fostering education that served students and communities.

Editorial: Who should own K-C mill site? Port or private?

Competing proposals to develop 66 acres of Everett waterfront pit the port against private companies.

Editorial: Slow revolving door for lawmakers-turned-lobbyists

Guy Palumbo’s departure from the state Senate to lobby for Amazon should renew call for a ‘cooling off’ period.

Editorial: Keep Everett’s light-rail link on track

Seattle’s $1 billion upgrade for tunnels shouldn’t come at the expense of Link’s arrival in Everett.

Editorial: Assuring diplomas by solving student homelessness

Everett Public Schools and Housing Hope are partnering to reduce homelessness among children.

Editorial: Let cannabis businesses take their money to banks

Congress needs to allow banks in states where marijuana is legal to do business with that industry.

Editorial: Drug price information should help control costs

State and national actions could apply some pressure to keep drug costs reasonable and accessible.

Editorial: Find, fix failures to restore trust in Boeing, FAA

Candid cooperation from both is needed to restore the confidence of airlines and the flying public.

Editorial: Washington is No. 1! Or is that No. 22?

Depending on who’s doing the ranking, we’re the best in the U.S. or somewhere in the middle.

Editorial: Where the EPA went wrong on water quality

Why would the state object to an EPA decision that admits the state was right in the first place?

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