In a few weeks the Yakima Herald-Republic will publish our annual list of the Top 10 Stories of the Year and we’d like to hear from you.

What would you rate as among the most important or most interesting local stories of 2013? The saga of the Goggin’s homicide case? The question of how to revitalize downtown Yakima? Efforts to clean up North First Street? The dispute over banning pit bulls? The debate over allowing recreational marijuana to be locally grown and sold. We’d like to hear your ideas.

Use the form below to submit your pick for the top stories of 2013.