Opinion

How our our grocery stores protecting us from COVID-19?

They have some protections — but is it enough?

  • Mar 27, 2020

 

When faced with tough times, head for the Goldilocks Zone

The government has to skate the tightrope of being too controlling, and being too lax in response to COVID-19 — and both spell disaster.

 

The storm before the calm

We may be experiencing many forms of upheaval for not just the next few months, but maybe years.

 

Out with the old, in with the new

Examining the evolution of Buckley’s Firehouse Pub.

To our elected officials: Be bold, be consistent, be honest, be helpful

By Patrick Grubb, Washington Newspaper Publishers Association Governor Jay Inslee has been forceful in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic because our state is the nation’s hotbed… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2020

Coronavirus: a little knowledge is more dangerous than none

People are more scared about what they know only a little about.

As the deadline nears, state lawmakers face a few challenges

There are four major decisions lawmakers are tackling before the end of this legislative session.

With an election on the way, don’t let fear govern your choices

Self-awareness will save us this coming presidential election.

  • Mar 5, 2020

The president and the king

Just because someone has power doesn’t make them a leader.

Brunell’s article on Lower Snake River dams flooded with falsehoods

Lower Snake River dams were emphatically not built to control floods.

  • Mar 3, 2020

Win a few, lose a few

I’m not much of a gambler, but I’ve seen some people win big.

Ulysses S. Grant: a great general, but terrible civilian

The Civil War hero was a complicated man.

For the good of us all, beware of generalizing statements

It’s always good to start with “I think,” but don’t devolve into generalizing groups of people.

  • Feb 26, 2020

As times turn uncertain, many will turn toward authoritarianism

It’s a trend both Republicans and Democrats follow.

This guy knows his vocation

Morgan DeKight can make a heck of a drink.

All life is sacred

Human Life of Enumclaw wants to elevate all human life, no matter how small.

  • Feb 18, 2020

That was the week that was

So much happened in the political world last week.

Memorable moments during a Sound Transit hearing

The problem is easy to understand, but appears impossible to solve.

How far will Artificial Intelligence go?

IS the technology helping or hindering us as a whole?

Thank you all for your kindness.

Every contribution, from well wishes to food, helped tremendously.

  • Feb 6, 2020