The following are The News Tribune editorial board’s endorsements in the Aug. 4 primary.
Incumbents are designated with an asterisk (*). If more than one person is endorsed, they are listed alphabetically, not in order of preference. To read editorials about these endorsements, go to thenewstribune.com/editorials.
▪ Port of Tacoma board of commissioners, Position 5: Clare Petrich*
▪ Lakewood City Council Position 6: Marie Barth*
▪ Puyallup City Council, District 2, Position 1: John Palmer*
▪ Tacoma City Council
District 1: Tara Doyle-Enneking and John Hines
District 3: Justin Leighton and Valentine Smith
▪ Peninsula School Board
District 1: Marcia E. Harris
District 4: Leslie Harbaugh
▪ Tacoma School Board
Position 2: Catherine Ushka*
Position 4: Andrea Cobb