Opinion

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

Snohomish woman finishes 17-day fast to spotlight orcas’ plight

Time is running out on these “iconic creatures.”

On being stoned: understanding the effects of illicit substances

It’s important to know what these drugs do to your body and mind, even if you don’t use.

Enumclaw: trying to retain original charm while building booms

The growth isn’t unlimited — but we need to be smart about what does come to our city.

Is a low-carbon fuel standard running out of political gas?

State Sen. Steve Hobbs of Lake Stevens is pondering whether to move the bill out of the committee.

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.

Hitler, The Ku Klux Klan, and Margaret Sanger

Planned Parenthood clinics have followed along the same lines as its racist founder.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Questions, and answers, about upcoming changes

You will continue to receive The Courier-Herald if you live in Bonney Lake and pay for a subscription.

Kratom could help millions

So why is the FDA trying to schedule it?

  • Apr 4, 2019

Our country, post-Mueller report

An impeachment trial would have been disastrous.

Enumclaw really is a wonderful town

We just moved here, and love how friendly and accepting everyone is.

  • Apr 3, 2019

Democrats are in charge but GOP is helping steer the debate

Republicans see their role as fixing or foiling bad bills. Democrats’ tax bills are their new target.

Thank you from WRRS

White River Senior Services thanks the community for supporting us.

  • Apr 1, 2019

Sometimes, the smaller things matter more than the big picture

Maybe you can’t affect the world. But you can affect the people around you.

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.