Letters to the Editor

All aboard the Blue Train

Let’s hear it for the Blue Train! The first thing you have to understand is that engineer coach Bainter knew how to keep the train… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2009

Thanks for the ride, Bothell Blue Train

The talented Bothell High football team has given our community so much more than the game itself. Saturday night we recognized and reunited with many… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2009

Saving lives

We, as physicians and experts in breast cancer, agree with the longstanding recommendations of the American Cancer Society for screening mammography, beginning with annual exams… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2009

More and more dependence part 2: another view

Mr. McGavran’s “More and More Dependence” (Nov. 18) just can’t go without response.He perpetuates the false notion that health-care reform is another wasteful government program.… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2009

Street sweeping … is Kenmore wallowing in money?

What’s up?In under two hours, a street sweeper has swept Arrowhead Drive twice! My living room window overlooks Arrowhead and even before I could see… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2009

More and more dependence

While it’s possible the very gullible could believe that the House “health care” bill could reduce costs through rationing, it’s inconceivable that implementing 2,000 pages… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2009

The greatest gift

During November, we all begin to think about the holidays around the corner. There is food to be made, family to be invited and gifts… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2009

Public should be heard first

With less than a week left to vote, I am sure I am not alone in wondering if all voters have been reached for Bothell… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Hutchison speaks out on light rail

Kudos to King County Executive candidate Susan Hutchison for speaking out on an unpopular issue in favor of the people, not the politicians.I’m talking about… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Breed ban: nonsensical

No one should be afraid to go for a walk alone or with their dog, or to let their children play outside, for fear of… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Straight answers needed

I am troubled by what I saw as Kenmore Mayor David Baker’s evasive answers regarding the city budget and the financial impact that the new… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

All’s well in Kenmore

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  • Oct 26, 2009

Guinn and health-care coverage

The Reporter's Oct. 7 article regarding councilmember Sandy Guinn and her challenger, Tom Agnew, said, “She stated flatly she had rejected the health-care coverage.” A… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

Thoughts on Wojcik

Planning Commissioner Joyce Wojcik is pushing a change in the law that would let the city of Bothell fine residents up to $250 a day… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

School Board joins educators in opposition of Initiative 1033

On Oct. 13, Northshore’s School Board unanimously passed a resolution declaring that Initiative 1033, “… could have a devastating impact on K-12 education in our… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2009

Public input needed on property development

The current Bothell City Council and the current School Board feel they do not need public input on how the surplus school property in Bothell… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2009

Thanks for the help

Over the past decade, our neighbors’ homes were unnecessarily flooded many times simply because the city of Bothell was restricted from protecting its citizens because… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2009

Wake up Kenmore or lose bowling alley

The residents of Kenmore have expressed their wishes only to have the City Council go against their wishes and force the casino to shut down… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2009

Children deserve a great education

Enhancing educational opportunities for Northshore School District students, the Northshore Schools Foundation, formerly Northshore Public Education Foundation, recently announced its sixth annual “Calling For Kids”… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2009