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Opinion

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Updated 1 month, 1 week 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 ...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Show respect for those lost to COVID-19

I read letters to the editor to get perspectives from others, wanting to know how they feel.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Letter: Politics

President Trump has selected Judge Barrett to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Letter: John Knodell should be reelected

Ballots are coming soon. In 10 years of working for John Knodell, I was able to observe a true professional, a master of the art, craft and science of a trial lawyer, brilliant not just at interpreting the law an...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Letter: Write in Freed for lieutenant governor

Ballots will be out soon. Your ballot will have two Democrat candidates for lieutenant governor. I urge you to write in Joshua Freed as the Republican candidate.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Letter: Government is overreacting to COVID-19

President Abe Lincoln said, “We can fool some of the people some of the time. We can fool some of the people all of the time. But we cannot fool all of the people all the time.”

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Letter: Our future depends on this election

To the American people: first, register and vote and let’s look at all the facts since Trump has been in office.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter: Who’s right to represent District 13?

I’m voting for Tom Dent. Not for his campaign signs, party affiliation or the number of years I’ve known him.

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Commentary: Coronavirus has worsened world's trash problem

Like other nations, China is struggling with the deadly COVID-19 virus and suffocating under mountains of trash its residents generate each day.

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Letter: Tom Dent is a man of integrity

I have never been one to follow politics very much. That is, until I became acquainted with Tom Dent.

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Letter: Why we vote for Tom Dent

We have known Tom for 20-plus years and know him as a honest straight shooter.

Updated 4 months ago
Letter: Tom Dent works selflessly for our district

I met Tom Dent well before he was an elected official. He was (and is) a very earnest individual, a private pilot who owns his own company.

Updated 4 months ago
Letter: Tom Dent is hard-working and ethical

I have known Tom Dent for 20 years. He has been a very good friend and I have gotten to know who he is as a man.

Updated 4 months ago
Letter: Rob Jones well suited to be county commissioner

I have had the privilege of working alongside Rob Jones in a volunteer capacity in our community over the past several years with Moses Lake Spring Festival.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: City’s plan for residential neighborhood near high school would worsen traffic

The Moses Lake Community Development Department has a plan to increase the traffic near Moses Lake High School. Remember the high school rush hour traffic? We’ve already seen multi-family apartments built across ...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Remember freedoms on Patriot Day

On Dec. 18, 2001, Congress passed Public Law No. 107-89 designating Sept. 11 as “Patriot Day.” The American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 28, received some suggestions from its national leadership on celebrating Patriot...