Opinion

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

The Cole Street Brewery

The city brewery will be opening a new location soon.

New ‘Public Charge’ rule threatens community health | Public Health Insider

Nutrition programs, medicaid health services for pregnant women and children, and school breakfast and lunch programs are not affected by the rule change.

  • Feb 3, 2020

Elfers’ opinion on Trump saga are based on fact

Don’t make assertions you can’t back up.

  • Jan 31, 2020

Support AVID, vote ‘yes’ on White River district levy

AVID and other programs rely on taxpayer money to give students the best possible education.

  • Jan 30, 2020

Confirmation bias in the impeachment proceedings

Don’t ignore the evidence just because you support the president.

Vote ‘no’ on Enumclaw School District’s tech levy

The district has enough money — don’t give them more.

  • Jan 29, 2020

Support Enumclaw School District’s tech levy

Having access to technology greatly improves my education.

  • Jan 29, 2020

All should be free to express their opinion

A newspaper shouldn’t censor.

  • Jan 28, 2020