Opinion

Remembering the Great Depression

That crisis — much like this current one — is likely to bring change to how we believe government should be run.

You got it wrong about Bernie

His supporters are not Democrats, and his fiscal policies are not irresponsible.

  • May 8, 2020

Back to the wild — a whole new outdoor recreation world | Guest editorial

When enjoying the great outdoors, continue to socially distance and be aware of how else COVID-19 has changed our world.

  • May 7, 2020

COVID-19 and financial security

We all need to stop pretending there isn’t an emergency right around the corner.

Confusing church and state is more baffling than ‘gay marriage’

If anything, the Supreme Court legalizing gay marriage expanded our country’s religious rights.

  • May 5, 2020

Political positions that baffle me

When I listen to the political rhetoric of the major parties, I am baffled by some of their perspectives and positions. Political parties are not… Continue reading

‘How Democracies Die’

America’s great challenge is to finally achieve an equal multiethnic democracy.

KCLS is stepping up its commitment to patrons

KCLS has expanding its online resources so patrons can continue to learn, build skills, stay entertained and remain mentally and physically active amid the pandemic.

Thank you, Rotary, for giving big!

The local community group gave $5,000 to Plateau Outreach Ministries.

  • Apr 22, 2020

Staying connected through messages of kindness

Future generations will be able to look back at how strong their community stayed throughout COVID-19.

The biased, angry world of political surveys

Neither party actually wants my opinion — they just want my money.

Another farewell for my readers

This was the longest job I’ve ever held down.

  • Apr 15, 2020

How COVID-19 is affecting me

“In the multitude of counselors there is safety.”

How using a face mask to cover my Asian face could put me in danger

Since the COVID-19 outbreak began, Asians and Asian Americans have been targeted.

A reminder for Enumclaw citizens

A joint message from Mayor Molinaro and St. Elizabeth Hospital.

  • Apr 9, 2020

Stay active — even during COVID-19

We should be rewarding children for being active, not punishing them for being inactive.

  • Apr 8, 2020

Thank you for your excellent customer service

Les Schwab came to my home to help me, because I could drive to them.

  • Apr 3, 2020

Be safe, be clean — but also keep perspective

Nothing is known for sure, but the world isn’t ending.

Change in the time of coronavirus

Here are three large ways the world will shift.

Opinion: Public deserves honest information on sex education

The Washington comprehensive sex education bill passed in the Senate on March 7.