Opinion

Working toward a more welcoming Eastside | Windows and Mirrors

Eastside for All has launched to focus on race and social justice advocacy.

 

Inslee passes up a chance to confront corporate ‘blackmail’

The governor skipped a meeting about tax breaks he said Boeing squeezed out of the state.

 

A community treasure | Letter

I recently heeded the signs Save Sheldon Forest. This is indeed a treasure for the community and me locally. I would hope that the Bothell… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2019

 

A historic and cultural gem | Letter

We were surprised and dismayed to learn that the Bus Rapid Transit project along state Route 522 is threatening the existence of the Yakima Fruit… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

Investment in student success | Guest editorial

Since the recession, community and technical colleges have experienced more than a decade of budget cuts.

  • Sep 12, 2019

Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone

This year, Welcoming Week is Sept. 13-22 and KCLS will offer a variety of programs that affirm one’s sense of belonging.

So important now | Letter

Sept. 1 marked 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered six million… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

History: The untold stories | Windows and Mirrors

What do we not know about the history of the human race?

So important now | Letter

I certainly agree with Willie Dickerson (“Don’t just vote, speak up,” Reporter, Aug. 26) regarding being proactive in our democracy by contacting our political leaders.… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2019

Ready or not, college is arriving

How parents can help their students embark on a college career.

  • Aug 27, 2019

Don’t just vote, speak up | Letter

Great news that people can register and vote on election day (‘State’s new voting system passes key test’ by Jerry Cornfield, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Aug. 14).… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2019

More than the right to vote | Windows and Mirrors

What does it mean to become a U.S. citizen?

Dozen advisory measures on the ballot will tax voters’ attention

Voters will get a chance this fall to offer their opinions on every one.

State’s new voting system passes key test

Whew. The primary (on Aug. 6) marked the electoral debut of VoteWa, and the sparkling new statewide election management system didn’t crash or suffer a… Continue reading

Correcting our ways | Letter

Correcting our ways I am angered, moved and remain hopeful by the Patagonia film, “Artifishal,” which takes an unflinching look at the heart-wrenching challenges to… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2019

Remembering to be proud | Windows and Mirrors

“The Art of Alzheimer’s” features work by artists who have Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia.

Integral to this country | Letter

On Aug. 2, Mr. Roger Clarke-Johnson’s letter (Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Aug. 2) argued President Trump was not racist in his tweet about legislators known as “The… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2019

Publisher’s decision to limit eBook access is bad news for library patrons

What’s at stake is the issue of digital equity and access.

July was tough month for Eyman

After getting signatures for a measure that didn’t qualify, Restore Washington wants to do its own.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Trump’s message unseemly but not racist | Letter

Many of Ms. Pak’s columns revolve around a recurring theme: “Let’s talk about race.” Her latest column “We’re better than this” (Reporter, July 26), is… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2019