Opinion

St. Elizabeth staff overworked, underpaid

Wo don’t want more money — we just want to be able to provide patients the care they deserve.

  • Dec 9, 2019

 

Why I supported I-976

Above all, I live on a fixed income, and had to choose between paying for transportation or paying for food.

  • Dec 6, 2019

 

Excess permissiveness toward the homeless is a problem

We work hard to help people leave homelessness, but somehow, the problem keeps getting worse.

  • Dec 5, 2019

 

Growing up as a Republican

I wish the party was like I remembered when I was growing up.

Drainage District elections are fast approaching

If you want to participate in a local special purpose tax district, read on to find out how.

  • Dec 3, 2019

Different perceptions concerning the homeless and the library

Many people don’t realize that there are laws protecting the homeless and their use of public spaces.

Remembering Thanksgivings long past

They were filled with cigar smoke and poker.

Pondering the future of a divided nation, a divisive president

Will he be impeached or removed from office? And if he is, will he go?

  • Nov 22, 2019

Let’s start a discussion, make our community a better place

A local pastor invites people to come up with some “out of the box” solutions for homelessness.

  • Nov 20, 2019

Discerning fact from opinion

It can be more difficult than people first think, according to the Pew Research Center.

A salute to Kelly’s

Kelly Bauer never expected to run a full-scale restaurant, let alone one of the best in Enumclaw.

WA rightly approves I-976

Socialists hate Tim Eyman for his common sense.

  • Nov 12, 2019

Low-income tax credits must be expanded

Child Tax Credits and Earned Income Tax Credits have helped millions of people out of poverty.

  • Nov 8, 2019

Government and Goldilocks

We’re trying to find that “just right” balance.

World War II veterans to be honored during council

Mayor Jan Molinaro is inviting everyone to the Nov. 12 meeting.

  • Nov 6, 2019

No cost to vote, but million spent to influence it

Check out the numbers behind the November 2019 general election.

Thanks everyone, for all you did

Your kindness was highly appreciated in this time of grieving.

  • Nov 1, 2019

DO NOT TOUCH

It’s the only time I’ve ever had a paranormal experience.

If you had the chance, would you do things differently?

The book “Replay” means a tremendous amount to me.

Thank you to all who supported Jordi

Special shout outs also go to the local businesses who helped put on this event.

  • Oct 30, 2019