Opinion

Saying goodbye to a unique resident

I never talked to her, but I always appreciated her obvious determination.

  • Mar 29, 2019

Growth has allowed Enumclaw to become a more accepting place

We’re no longer as close knit, but we’ve gained something even more valuable.

  • Mar 28, 2019

Examining the reality of “late term” abortions

Limiting or banning abortions is not the answer.

Political parties often bring trouble

There’s a reason why our first president warned us against them.

Developers aren’t the problem — the Growth Management Act is

Growth is needed for Democrats to collect their taxes.

  • Mar 21, 2019

Gov. Inslee and the state Supreme Court

The court will be ruling on whether Inslee’s executive actions for addressing climate change were an overreach of power.

Our community has grown, both in size and tolerance

Let’s not focus on the past.

  • Mar 19, 2019

The dark side of small-town Enumclaw

It wasn’t long ago when white supremacists openly walked down Cole Street.

Kennedy, Johnson, and America’s “best and brightest”

Not all wars can be won with firepower.

Lawmaker says state should focus more on recovery

House Bill 1768 would define “recovery” in state legislation if the bill is passed.

Have you looked at downtown Enumclaw lately?

We need to stop developers from turning our small town into a towering city.

  • Mar 12, 2019

Everyone can enjoy our senior center

It’s not just a place “where old people go.”

  • Mar 8, 2019

Be a decent hunter for the sake of others

Don’t leave your illegal kills out for my dog to eat.

  • Mar 7, 2019

Lies During the Cuban Missile Crisis

Russia was nowhere near where the U.S. was in regard to nuclear capability.

When tomorrow becomes today: King County cities must tackle affordable housing

Microsoft has started the regional dialogue, but will cities rise to the challenge?

The draw of Enumclaw, as seen from younger eyes

Everyone knew, or knew of, everyone else. It was a wonderful time.

Ferguson’s threats to conservative sheriffs are hypocritical

They’ve also sworn to uphold the Constitution.

  • Feb 28, 2019

Can peace be reached in Afghanistan? Only time will tell

It seems everyone wants a stable Afghanistan, even the bad actors.

Church and state are separated for our freedom

A response to a letter calling for the U.S. to return to God.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Thanks for caring for me

A thank you for the folks at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital.

  • Feb 22, 2019