We’re in this together; let’s act like it

I hope we don’t end up with too much hate and discontent over the struggle between Sheriff Adam Fortney and all his opponents. We sure… Continue reading

Great to see kids’ letters to the editor

I love to write letters and applaud whomever came up with the idea to have parents and/or children write to The Herald letters section. When… Continue reading

Herald homework: Keep your spirits up, everyone

Hi, peeps. I’m really happy that school is out! I’m praying for everyone who has someone sick, or in the hospital. I have some encouraging… Continue reading

Herald homework: Mom’s a great teacher, but I miss school

My school is closed because of the coronavirus. A lot of people are getting sick and my mommy is pregnant with my fifth sister, so… Continue reading

Housing aid is needed urgently by many

Thanks for The Herald’s continuing coverage of the Covid-19 crisis (“Evictions on hold statewide amid COVID-19 outbreak,” The Herald, March 19). I am gravely concerned… Continue reading

Isolation raises concerns during stay-home orders

The last few weeks with the mass development of coronavirus has gotten me concerned with the schools, churches and fellowship services being cancelled and people… Continue reading

We need to think of others during this crisis

I feel that I have seen most everything in life at my advanced age and one thing that I have noticed is that we don’t… Continue reading

Donations to Herald? Here’s a quarter for my thoughts

The Herald recently sent a notice to subscribers seeking donations to stay afloat. Instead, I suggest that you implement several cost cutting measures to stop… Continue reading

Robert Horton’s film reviews will be missed

it’s been a great gig,” The Herald, March 12): I’ve… Continue reading

Where are the ample tests promised for Covid-19?

Up until yesterday, I hadn’t heard much regarding the serology tests that Vice President Mike Pence teased, early on in the “war.” Do we know… Continue reading

Work of all at Herald to provide coverage is appreciated

I just want to thank The Herald for providing local news during this health crisis. I really appreciate everyone involved with providing a newspaper, from… Continue reading

Crisis reveals gaps in support for nursing homes in state

I appreciate the article published March 22 regarding nursing home outbreaks. The Covid-19 outbreak presents opportunity for Washington’s governor and Legislature to significantly change how… Continue reading

Here’s what should be in Congress’ Covid-19 relief bill

The following should be included in the Covid-19 economic stimulus bill: Expressly provide charitable nonprofits with $60 billion in any emergency funding. Create a robust… Continue reading

More family time is one advantage to staying home

There are some positive points about on this current crisis. This evening I saw more families talking a walk together: mother, father, kidsand dogs than… Continue reading

Herald homework: Five things I miss about school

My school was shut down because of the coronavirus, as you might know. I am in the fifth grade, and all of this is hard… Continue reading

Herald homework: Student enjoys being home, but misses school

My name is Mattea. I am having a good time with no school. My mom loves it most! She teaches kindergarten and she loves the… Continue reading

Nurses putting health on line; they deserve hazard pay

Who’s taking care of whom? Intensive care nurses are on the front line. They are expected to work 12-hour shifts right now in a hazardous… Continue reading

Where do travelers get advice on coming home to U.S.?

Hello from sunny Thailand. I am a resident of Everett wondering about the ifs and hows on getting home again. First, I have been travelling… Continue reading

Why do we let production of drugs, medical supplies go abroad

What is puzzling to me as things get heated up in our challenges to protecting the citizens of the U.S. against the onslaught of the… Continue reading

Fill county council vacany with progressive Democrat

The Snohomish County Council will have a great opportunity to change the direction of our county with the selection of a new District 4 council… Continue reading