Opinion

Walking down to the Cole Street Brewery

Not only are there suds, but games and furry friends as well.

Protecting school choice is important

Without being able to choose his school, my son would not have been a successful student.

  • May 23, 2019

New attacks on Roe v. Wade

Both sides on this issue have come to their positions for emotional reasons.

What’s going on with WA’s clean water rules

Washington has been trying to make the first significant update in its water quality standards since the 1990s.

A son’s love on Mother’s Day

A White River School District student wrote this for his mother.

  • May 20, 2019

Freedom of religion is precious; cannot be taken for granted

We are fortunate to have freedom of religion in the United States.

Nerds versus flies

It was a battle of attrition, but I’m not certain it wasn’t a pyrrhic victory.

Bring in businesses, not housing, to downtown

There are enough developments happening around the rest of the city.

  • May 15, 2019

A historic era ends, another begins

Frank Chopp is gone, and John Lovick is taking the reigns.

This columnist is a sugar junkie

I tried to go cold-turkey — boy, did that not work.

Thank Zenger and a strong-willed jury for freedom of the press

It used to be that any criticism of the government could be considered libel.

Seeking real freedom, no matter what the era

What is the “spirit of the times” today?

Sanger was a eugenicist, and that can’t be tolerated

She despised philanthropy and called for all “feeble-minded” men and women to not be able to reproduce.

  • May 1, 2019

Inslee, Democrats riding high

His absence from The Hill may explain why things are moving smoothly over there.

Planned Parenthood is targeted by fake news

Its founder talked to anyone and everyone who was interested in abortion rights, even the KKK.

  • Apr 26, 2019

Myths and misconceptions about addiction

It’s important to remember not all addictions are to drugs.

Balancing individual rights and the common good

There are huge double standards when it comes to men and women, especially in politics.

Abortion is murder. Period.

Even several prominent feminists agree.

  • Apr 23, 2019

The crucial element to good governments

Leaders need to have genuine concern for the welfare of the people.

We should be coming together

One of Mr. DuChateau’s column did the opposite.

  • Apr 17, 2019