Friday, January 21, 2022


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Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Commentary: Inslee leaves science behind, moves goalposts again

For months, activists and bureaucrats alike have told the American people to “believe in science” – to take the ...

Updated 5 days, 13 hours ago
Commentary: Time to replace long-term care law

The first order of business for Washington’s Legislature in Olympia is replacing the state’s new long-term care law. It is fatally flawed.

Updated 1 week ago
Letter: Moses Lake School Board worthy of recognition

By proclamation of the governor, January is School Board Recognition Month. It’s a great time to recognize our elected community members who selflessly give their time and energy in support of high-quality public...

Updated 1 week ago
Walk the talk

1991, south Georgia: A 13-year-old white boy goes to a Black girl about his age crying in the grocery store.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Commentary: Ignoring debt is not an option

Remember the television ad where the auto mechanic looks viewers straight in the eye and says, “You can pay me now or pay me later!” The message: if you change your car’s oil and filter every 5,000 miles, you can...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Levy vote is an investment in the community

I want to thank you for your support of our 8,000-plus children attending schools here in our lovely hometown.

Updated 2 months ago
Federal vaccination mandate ignores Constitution, science

President Biden is more concerned about government control than the safety of our workforce or the protection of our individual rights.

Updated 2 months ago
Guiding Moses Lake to plan for growth

Greetings, Moses Lake community and Moses Lake stakeholders.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Column: Honoring heroes goes beyond lowering flags to half-mast

Lowering our flags to half-staff seems to be an all too familiar sight these days.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Radiation therapy coming to Moses Lake

Radiation therapy for cancer involves many consecutive days of going to a treatment center, getting changed into a gown, having the treatment, getting changed back into your clothing, and then trying to go about ...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Carbon belongs on hospital board

I urge everyone to vote for Susan Carbon for the Grant County Public Hospital District Position No. 5.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Middle school athletes should have playing time

Living in a small town gives more kids a chance to be involved in sports, which is great. When they are younger and attend the practices and follow team rules, it is mandatory that they actually play.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Use school funding wisely

Around 1995, the voters passed one of the largest construction bonds in the history of the Moses Lake School District.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Support Judy Madewell for city council

As local elections are less than a month away, I feel it my duty, as both a voter and a concerned Moses Lake resident, to look closely at a number of races, which I have. But my attention is mostly focused on the...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Pro-life is not a lie

I followed the pro-abortion parade with my pro-life sign and I heard their bullhorn say, “Pro-life is a lie.”

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Get the facts about long-term care tax

I am writing in response to “Long-term care tax looms for nearly all Washington workers” by Charles H. Featherstone, Aug. 9.