A year of consequential news prompted these opinions from The Herald Editorial Board.
Lawmakers must adopt a package of maintenance and projects that can sustain the state’s economy.
Hospitals, including Everett’s Providence, point to problems with transfers, staffing and burnout.
A lawsuit ruling regarding increased flights at the Whidbey Navy base offers a window for talks.
The case can be made for modest increase in sales tax to resolve homelessness, affordable housing crisis.
The payroll tax should be delayed to allow lawmakers time to adjust the program for long-term care.
The state Supreme Court accepted the redistricting panel’s work, but limited the scope of its ruling.
A joint study will gather information on whether to combine Everett Transit and Community Transit.
A requirement for vaccination only means those unvaccinated will have to attend sessions remotely.
Organizations, such as Imagine Children’s Museum, need our support as we look past the pandemic.
Using federal funds, the mayor’s office has outlined $20.7M in projects to address covid’s impacts.
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The cameras, planned for seven Everett locations, should help prevent costly and deadly accidents.
With a panel unable to finish on time and in public, the job is left to the state Supreme Court.
The county’s food banks are seeing increasing demand for help; cash donations help them serve needs.
Congress and president have their $1.2 trillion plan. What’s yet to come from state lawmakers?
The budget calls for purchase of EVs for the county’s fleet; serving as an example for others.
A legislative work group is considering tax reforms that could result in a more equitable system.
Sen. Patty Murray has renewed her call for Congress to permanently adopt daylight saving time.