In Our View

Editorial: With McCarthy, Auditor’s Office now able watchdog

Pat McCarthy has restored morale and overseen efforts that provide greater access to audit findings.

 

Editorial: Keep Wyman as defender of state’s election system

Kim Wyman, a Republican, has helped expand access to voting and improved election security.

 

Editorial: Everett 2021 budget seeks something more than cuts

Next year will be different but will allow residents to judge the services and facilities they want.

 

Editorial: Sound Transit should keep to Everett timetable

The pandemic has cut revenue, but the crisis presents an economic opportunity to make a complete Link.

Editorial: Libraries ready to help with online learning, more

Even though buildings remain closed, both library systems are working to offer a range of services.

Editorial: Honor 100 years of suffrage with your ballot

Women’s right to vote was recognized 100 years ago; we need to use the ballots women fought for.

Editorial: Masks, distance drive down infections; keep at it

Wearing masks and social distancing are moving the needle on Covid infections. But we’re not there yet.

Editorial: State lawmakers shouldn’t wait to start budget work

Making tough choices on cuts and revenue can’t wait until next year and hopes for better news.

Editorial: Everett council should accept $6M to hire police

The federal grant is flexible enough to give the city the option to hire officers as it is able.

Editorial: No fair this year, but here’s a fair way to help

A food drive is scheduled for Thursday at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds parking lot.

Editorial: Make certain you count in 2020 census

The Census Bureau has been told to cut its work short, making your response even more important.

Editorial: Protect U.S. Postal Service’s role in our elections

Recent cost-cutting measures have slowed delivery in the weeks before the November election.

Editorial: Court order a threat to law that protects press

Seattle news outlets have been ordered to turn over photos and video to police; it’s a dangerous move.

Editorial: Debate regarding Snake River dams is far from over

If we are to avoid the extinction of salmon runs and orcas, talks regarding the dams should continue.

Editorial: Release of weekly list of deaths should resume

The county health district no longer provides the list to The Herald; but it’s misinterpreting the law.

Editorial: Tax credit proposal would aid local journalism

Bipartisan legislation in the U.S. House would offer tax credits to advertisers and subscribers.

Editorial: Wishful thinking useless against virus, recession

Concrete steps — by Congress and ourselves — are necessary to protect our health and the economy.

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

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

Cindy Ryu (left) and Lauren Davis

Editorial: Retain Ryu, Davis in 32nd LD for state House

Both incumbents have worked to pass legislation helpful to those in their district and the state.

Cindy Ryu (left) and Lauren Davis

Editorial: Logan deserves full term on Snohomish PUD board

The Herald endorses: Sid Logan has the experience needed to balance ratepayers’ diverse concerns.

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