Opinion

We shouldn’t push the homeless away

We are a very rich country — and we should be doing more to help solve this problem, both individually and as a community.

  • Jan 9, 2020

Johnson and Trump: a tale of two presidential impeachments

High crimes doesn’t necessarily mean something illegal.

The positivity of a child | SoHaPP

Smiling more benefits you and everyone around you.

  • Jan 3, 2020
Washington State Capitol Building in Olympia. File photo

Despite ruling on Public Records Act, we need to keep a close eye on Olympia

Washington Supreme Court upholds that state legislators are subject to the Public Records Act.

  • Jan 2, 2020
Washington State Capitol Building in Olympia. File photo

The five C’s of leadership

President Trump is certainly a clear leader, but what about his coachability?

QFC helped keep the spirit alive this Christmas

Everyone needs a little help now and again.

  • Dec 31, 2019

Republicans chose power over the Constitution

People will always work harder to keep from losing than to gain something.

Bureaucrats are still mad at losing 2016 election

That’s why they’re derailing Trump’s presidency.

  • Dec 27, 2019

A toast to Enumclaw.

Well, I sat in the window of Jackson’s Café, Passing the time on a cold, sunny day; Looking out on the traffic of our little… Continue reading

A big thank you to everyone

My time as a school board member has been wonderful because of all of you.

  • Dec 23, 2019

Flaws in the Republican impeachment defense

Even their attacks on the impeachment process are factually skewed.

Thank you for your support

Weeks’ Funeral Home and Sacred Heart made this time much easier for our family.

  • Dec 18, 2019

I-976 casts too wide a net

The measure takes away local taxes not affiliated with ST3.

Thank you, Cascade Caregivers and CHI

Thank you for your help through a trying time.

  • Dec 12, 2019

Getting away for the holidays

This Christmas season, don’t just shop online — get out and explore.

St. Elizabeth staff overworked, underpaid

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

  • Dec 10, 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.