Opinion

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Freedom to feel safe | Reporter’s Desk

Let’s not forget that July 4 is a day that celebrates the freedoms we have in this country.

 

State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

Washington also is considering becoming more significant by moving its primary to early March.

 

Signature of registered voter is a coveted commodity

The competitive nature of the initiative and referendum season now peaking in Washington.

 

What is Bothell’s public safety future? | Mayor’s Memo

Your feedback is needed to shape Bothell’s future.

  • May 30, 2018
Photo by Matt Phelps

President, governor or retirement — only Inslee knows his plan

What we do know is that he’s off to Iowa in June to deliver the keynote address at a party fundraiser.

Photo by Matt Phelps

It’s time to make Western Washington coal-free | Guest Column

For Washington to be a true climate leader, PSE needs to get out of the coal business.

  • May 15, 2018

Reporter Raechel Dawson says farewell to journalism career

Eastside journalist moves on after six years in field.

Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald
                                Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald

Eyman says he will spend $500K of his own money on initiative

The conservative activist’s self-financing claim points to a lack of deep-pocketed donors.

Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald
                                Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald

Speak up to help silent sufferers of domestic violence | Guest Column

Leveraging the heightened awareness sparked by the #metoo movement.

  • Apr 3, 2018

Editorial: Tariffs on newsprint a threat to newspapers

U.S. tariffs on Canadian paper have surged costs for newspapers with little benefit for U.S. mills.

  • Mar 28, 2018

Reporter joins forces with Eastside papers to serve you better

You may have noticed some changes at the Reporter.

By Frank Shiers

Bye, bye Sherman | Cartoon

This week’s cartoon.

  • Mar 14, 2018
By Frank Shiers

Through the eyes of an intern | Editorial

Intern Blake Peterson shares his experiences at the Kirkland and Bothell/Kenmore Reporters.

The complexities of the abortion debate | Letter to the editor

A Bothell resident believes the abortion debate can be resolved by meeting in the middle.

  • Mar 9, 2018

2017: A Year in Review | Op-Ed

The King County Library System presents its annual report.

  • Mar 9, 2018

Thank your representatives for supporting life-changing GPE resolution | Letter to the editor

Millions of futures will be improved thanks to this funding.

  • Mar 2, 2018

Vote them out | Letter to the editor

A letter about state lawmakers and gun violence.

  • Feb 16, 2018
By Frank Shiers

The Legislative session so far | Cartoon

This week’s cartoon

  • Feb 14, 2018
By Frank Shiers

Five notable developments of the state Senate’s evolving climate

By Jerry Cornfield There’s been a noticeable climate change in the state Senate since Democrats regained the majority. A victory in a special election last… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Not everyone wants the Bothell/Kenmore Reporter | Letter to the editor

A majority of Reporter subscribers have neither asked for the paper delivery nor have they ever been contacted to see if they desire it.

  • Feb 8, 2018