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Opinion

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Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Commentary: Governor’s plan leaves rural Washington behind

Governor Inslee’s announcement to allow two regions on the west side of the state to reopen on Feb. 1 is utterly...

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Letter: Time to go back to normal after coronavirus

Ever since COVID hit all over the world many people have died.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Letter: Fuhr should reconsider police reform bills

First, let me say I admire Chief Fuhr. I have had personal encounters with him regarding treatment of the homeless, the Black Lives Matter Movement, open-carry militia and diversity of our police force.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Letter: New president faces important issues

There are a lot of issues that need to be addressed for our new President Biden

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Letter: Voter integrity suggestions

The following measures should be taken to ensure the integrity of elections:

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Letter: Constitution versus conscience

Representatives Dan Newhouse and Jaime Herrera Beutler last week voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump in a one-day rush.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Let's get the vaccine to the people

Samaritan doesn’t need more freezer space to store “surplus COVID vaccine,” they need to get more vaccine into people’s arms.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Commentary: Celebrating the spirit of Christmas

As we enter the 10th month of the COVID-19 crisis, I find myself looking forward to this Christmas season.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Inslee is this year's Scrooge

Was Ebenezer Scrooge elected as our governor? Extending the quarantine and all the latest restrictions ... is he even aware of what he's done?

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Thank you to the true heroes

I wish to thank all the paramedics, firemen, doctors and nurses who put themselves in harm's way every day for us.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Inslee makes decisions without risk to himself

The office you hold, Mr. Inslee, is one I have always respected even though I may have disagreed with some of the decisions made by the seated governor.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
It is time to secure an updated Columbia River Treaty

The Columbia River Treaty in its current form is punishing ratepayers in the Northwest.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
I survived COVID, but are we making the cure worse than the disease?

On Feb. 29, Gov. Jay Inslee proclaimed a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. With this being an unknown and highly contagious virus, most fol...

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Businesses can be safer through engineering

There are things that businesses can do to reopen safely from COVID-19 ("Business associations push back against Inslee’s closures," Nov. 30, 2020).

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
A community that cares

It's always fun to ring the bell for Salvation Army at Harvest Foods.