Opinion

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

NSD measures raise some questions | Letter to the editor

This reader is looking for answers.

  • Feb 7, 2018

A message from the new KCLS director | Guest Editorial

Lisa Rosenblum is excited to start her tenure as the new KCLS director is honored to serve as its leader.

  • Feb 5, 2018

It could have been #MeToo | Editorial

Editor Samantha Pak reflects upon the USA Gymnastics sex abuse scandal.

Deforestation needs to stop | Letter

Imagine a world with no more forests left.

  • Jan 29, 2018

Why didn’t our Legislature fully fund education? | Letter

A letter in support of the upcoming Northshore School District measures.

  • Jan 29, 2018
By Frank Shiers

A not-so-funny joke | Cartoon

We could soon be seeing higher energy costs in Washington.

  • Jan 15, 2018
By Frank Shiers
Gov. Jay Inslee speaks with Sound Publishing staff during a meeting on Jan. 20 at the Bellevue Reporter office. Photo by Matt Phelps/Kirkland Reporter

Judge delivers crushing blow to Inslee’s Clean Air Rule

It was the centerpiece of the governor’s crusade against climate change. Now it’s gone.

Gov. Jay Inslee speaks with Sound Publishing staff during a meeting on Jan. 20 at the Bellevue Reporter office. Photo by Matt Phelps/Kirkland Reporter

For opponents of a carbon tax, an initiative threat looms

If legislators don’t act on the governor’s legislation, a plan could land on the November ballot.

Inslee: ‘It’s our state’s destiny … to fight climate change’

In his State-of-the-State address, the governor made the case for an ambitious carbon tax.

Drowsy driving — just as dangerous as drunk driving? | Guest editorial

Are you making sure to get enough sleep?

  • Jan 10, 2018

Deputy Zornes will be difficult to replace | Letter

Zornes’ calm demeanor and easy attitude was comforting to the many kids that he interacted with throughout the years

  • Jan 9, 2018

What ‘Traffic Lab’ should propose for I-405 | Letter

HOT lanes will always increase congestion on general purpose lanes

  • Jan 9, 2018

High hopes for new leadership in Olympia | Guest editorial

Democrats now have an opportunity and an obligation to show voters that they can lead.

  • Jan 8, 2018