Opinion

Answer the call to action | Letter

How many people in the audience can say that you or someone you know has been shot at? Or how many of you know how… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Support for sexual assault survivors | Letter to the editor

What once was a normal life changed in an instance. In the hot summer month of August, when the birds fly high and the sun… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

We need more respect for our soldiers and veterans | Letter to the editor

How would you feel if you risked your life and came home to hatred and disrespect? Today I am here to talk to everyone about… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Homelessness In Washington | Letter to the editor

Washington State’s homelessness rate grew last year. Nearly 22,000 homeless people were counted during January’s annual tally. The rate of homelessness continues to increase because,… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Stop 405 tolls | Letter to the editor

Vast gloomy skies greet thousands of white exhaust clouds. A sea of colorful steel inches forward. Off to the left, few vehicles zip by the… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

King County Library System: Devoted to lifelong learning | Guest editorial

Most of us who love libraries share a simple philosophy: Never stop learning. And why would we? The joy of learning and the knowledge gained… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017
Sam DeBord is 2017 president of Seattle King County REALTORS® and is a managing broker at Seattle Homes Group Coldwell Banker Danforth.

What tax reform means here at home

Tax reform proposals swirling around Washington, D.C. right now make some sweeping changes to the tax benefits that homeowners have come to depend on. For… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017
Sam DeBord is 2017 president of Seattle King County REALTORS® and is a managing broker at Seattle Homes Group Coldwell Banker Danforth.

To the State Supreme Court | Cartoon

Not all gifts are well received.

  • Nov 27, 2017

Thank you Maywood Hills, from a local veteran | Letter

A local veteran expresses gratitude for a veterans event at Maywood Hills Elementary School

  • Nov 22, 2017

Sexual assault can happen to anyone | Letter

Since 1993, sexual violence has fallen 63 percent but it is still a huge problem.

  • Nov 20, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving | Cartoon

Time to give thanks.

  • Nov 20, 2017

On the issue of education | Letter

I’m a student of education, learning to teach in a top school, with a top-notch teacher and a solid, supportive administration. An early lesson is… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Put heroin injection sites on the council agenda | Letter

A letter against heroin injection sites.

  • Nov 16, 2017

Dems say GOP tax plan doesn’t add up for everyone

Rep. Suzan DelBene’s amendments to restore deductions, that the bill does away with, were rejected.

A shift in power | Cartoon

What are your thoughts on the election results?… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

King County Library System — A cradle of democracy | Guest Editorial

By Stephen A. Smith KCLS Interim Director On Nov. 3, 1942, a shared vision of democratic ideals and equal access to information became reality when… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Initial returns point to a power shift in the state Senate | Editorial

Democrats went to bed Tuesday night confidently declaring their party will control the levers of legislating in state government by the end of the month.… Continue reading

To my sea sisters — and all families of veterans | Editorial

As my Navy recruiter waited in his car with the engine running at the top of our driveway, I stood with my parents on the… Continue reading

Tackling teenage depression | Letter

Have you ever had depression, or do you know anyone that has felt this? Had that darkness creeping up your back while you struggled to… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

Help protect the Shelton View Forest | Letter

I’m a gardener, a hiker, and a sustainability student at Cascadia College.Please support the Shelton View Forest against MC Coast LLC’s rezoning plan. I see… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017