Monday, November 29, 2021


To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 1 year, 11 months ago

Guest column:: Setting the record straight on Moses Lake’s new high school

In Mr. Jon Lane’s recent guest column “Voters approved a second high school, not academy,” there were some funda...

Updated 1 year, 5 months ago
Column: Bringing you news in a challenging time

A lot has changed in our lives in the past few months.

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
CBH Editorial: Grateful for resumption of health care services

The coronavirus and subsequent shutdown have taken a heavy toll on health care facilities in Central Washington, as well as on the people who work in them. That is ironic, because their central role in the respon...

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Guest column: Helping those most in need – really?

The guest editorial by Dr. David Curnel and Ms. Allison Williams thanked residents for “stepping up and caring for one another” during the pandemic. I was struck by two comments: one, keep encouraging and support...

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
CBH Editorial: Society locked down, but inmates released

There have been many negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. While everyone wants to minimize the losses from the virus, some steps taken by state authorities seem to carry with them risks of damage to the pub...

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
CBH editorial: Partisan divide takes a back seat

On Monday, Gov. Jay Inslee announced his veto of 147 budget items sent to him by the Legislature. Good for him.

Updated 1 year, 8 months ago
CBH editorial: Circumstances call for community mindset

“We’ve gone crazy,” said a shopper out loud in a grocery store aisle lined with empty shelves. This shopper expressed what many other ordinary Americans have felt, the surprise and frustration at finding no potat...

Updated 1 year, 8 months ago
CBH Editorial: Responsible reaction to COVID-19

A new member of the coronavirus category called COVID-19 is at the top of the news here and about everywhere. The virus has so far claimed one life in Grant County and mobilized institutional resources against it.

Updated 1 year, 9 months ago
CBH editorial: Working together for Moses Lake water

It’s almost March, and spring is waiting in the wings. Here in Moses Lake, spring means changing our clocks and getting out the lawn furniture, and it is also when our eyes turn toward the big body of water for w...

Updated 1 year, 9 months ago
CBH Editorial: Fire impact fees cake is not baked

If a cake is not done, you put it back in the oven. If you bake it and bake it and the cake is still unpalatable, there might be something wrong with the recipe.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
CBH Editorial: Rhetoric not helping on gun issues

The right to bear arms has been in the news a great deal this last week.

Updated 1 year, 11 months ago
Letter: Voters approved a second high school, not academy

We live in exciting and challenging times. I want to state my position on the construction plan the Moses Lake School District has unveiled.

Updated 2 years, 11 months ago
It's time to invest in education beyond high school

The elections are over, and lawmakers are once again gearing up to gather in Olympia for the 2019 legislative session. Their job this year is challenging because legislators must write the next two-year state bud...

Updated 3 years ago
Some facts about the Grant County PUD

I’m not choosing sides, but it’s time to move past the adversarial posturing toward the District and the Commission and get back to the facts. We have led well.

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
A new County Commissioner for new perspectives and leadership

Grant County has been good to me. I am in a position to give back by utilizing the skills and experiences I have gained in my 42-plus-year career. Grant Coun...