Opinion

Kenmore continues on upward trajectory | Mayor Baker

The new green that comes with spring reminds me of how Kenmore…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

 

The reason for the special session | Cartoon

The reason for the special session | Cartoon for April 24 -…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

 

Kudos to Congresswoman DelBene for town hall meetings

Kudos to Congresswoman Suzan DelBene for being even more accessible by holding…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

A special session is coming in Olympia | Cornfield

The countdown to special session is underway. Truthfully, it’s been going on…

So, it’s agreed. We turn right… | Cartoon

So, it’s agreed. We turn right… | Cartoon for April 17 -…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Inslee ignores science when it comes to immigration | Letter

Gov. (Jay) Inslee was quoted in the Reporter accusing the Trump administration…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Lawmakers continue to negotiate on budget and school funding | Cornfield

As eight lawmakers arrived at a conference room early Wednesday for another…

Raise sales tax to pay for Seattle’s homeless | Cartoon

Raise sales tax to pay for Seattle’s homeless | Cartoon for April…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week on tap through April 15 | Letter

In this day of cell phones, instant messaging and Wi-Fi available even…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Make hotels build their own parking in downtown Bothell | Letter

With all of the congestion and parking problems in downtown Bothell, why…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Bessie and car tabs | Cartoon

Bessie and car tabs | Cartoon for April 4 - Frank Shiers

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Washington AG vs. Tim Eyman | Cartoon

Washington AG vs. Tim Eyman | Cartoon for April 3 - Frank…

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

House Democrats are leading school funding issue | Letter

On April 4, the Washington State legislature will reach $60 million in…

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

Disappointed in space allocated to marijuana story | Letter

We were very disappointed that so much space was dedicated to “Thriving…

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

City of Bothell working on downtown parking crunch | Guest editorial

During peak hours, parking woes can be found at shopping centers, educational…

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

Our responsibility | Letter

Risk is entailed in most of the decisions we make and history…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Doomsday clock reads two-and-a-half minutes to midnight | Letter

This week is the first of three meetings to negotiate a historic…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

The next meal is on the way from the Northshore Senior Center | Evans

Thursday is Meals on Wheels delivery day for many seniors in the…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Kenmore struggles, while Bothell and Kirkland blossom | Letter

Many Kenmore residents are perplexed each time they drive through Bothell or…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

House Democrats want to rejigger the real estate excise tax | Cornfield

After years of futility in targeting the wealthy, House Democrats may have…

Immigration exacerbates global warming | Letter

Lauren Cartwright of Mercer Island wrote that Dow Constantine “had no end”…

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Gonzaga advances to Final Four | Cartoon

Gonzaga advances to Final Four | Cartoon for March 17 - Frank…

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Members of our community need to stay active against hate | Letter

There is no question, our area is becoming a less welcoming place…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Additional investments by the Legislature would be money well spent | Goings and Murray

Each year, graduates from Cascadia College and Lake Washington Institute of Technology…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Open spaces vs. city governments | Letter

We are seeing more and more clambering for the preservation of open…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

A love letter to Kenmore | Letter

We moved to Kenmore 18 years ago. Our first born was three…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

City of Bothell working on parking woes, stalls available in city hall | Letter

Kristin Eis wrote recently about the parking issues in downtown Bothell. We…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Snohomish County sheriff issues statement on DHS ICE detainer report

Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary issued the following statement yesterday: Monday, the…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Sound Transit to meet with Snohomish, King and Pierce counties tomorrow | Cornfield

OLYMPIA — This could be interesting. Thursday afternoon directors of Sound Transit…

Something needs to be done about parking in downtown Bothell | Letter

I want the city to take notice that something needs to be…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Honor our values and create stronger communities | Letter

Through my six years and two deployments with the U.S. Navy, I…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

New suggested Sound Transit logo | Cartoon

New suggested Sound Transit logo | Cartoon - Frank Shiers

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Trump don’t care | Letter

The current plan of Republicans in Congress (what I call “Trump Don’t…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Call your representatives, let them know your thoughts on ACA replacement | Letter

John Barnett’s warning about the new health care bill, the American Health…

  • Mar 20th, 2017

Howard Schultz to step down from Starbucks | Cartoon

Howard Schultz to step down from Starbucks | Cartoon for March 20…

  • Mar 20th, 2017

Taxation issues with ST3 for land owners in unincorporated areas persist | Cornfield

Everyone understands the problem. No one opposes the solution. Yet today owners…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

We need to close loopholes, fix our upside down tax code | Letter

I’m a longtime resident of Washington’s 1st Legislative District, and this week…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Every time I break one, votes come out | Cartoon

Every time I break one, votes come out | Cartoon for March…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Healthcare bill would drive up costs for older Americans | Letter

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C. are considering a bill that would drive up…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Scientists recommend $414 million increase in Alzheimer’s research | Letter

The Alzheimer’s Association’s 2017 Facts and Figures report found a soaring prevalence,…

  • Mar 14th, 2017