City budget: Working to build, maintain a quality community in the most cost-effective way | Mayor's Column

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 11:17AM

Every other fall, I submit a two-year budget and six-year financial plan to the Redmond City Council. Together we review the cost of city services through performance measures, agree to achieve certain outcomes and evaluate our revenue levels as a percentage of community income (price of government).


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D.C. trip features newsroom visits, bonding with fellow journalists | Reporter's Notebook

  • Nov 14, 2014 at 11:48AM

As a high school journalism student, one of the things I looked forward to every school year was attending national conventions.

Speak up to stop domestic violence | Attorney general's column

  • Nov 7, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:47PM

I am the father of 6-year-old twins. My wife, Colleen, and I want to raise a son who respects women, and a daughter who lives in a world where she is respected and free from violence.

Wake up, Washington | Guest Column

  • Oct 31, 2014 at 12:00PM

Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed Nov. 2-9 as Drowsy Driving Prevention Week in Washington state. While this proclamation is a significant step toward drowsy driving awareness and prevention, there is much more that needs to be done to keep this pandemic off of our roads and highways. We must change attitudes about drowsy driving first.

Reporter becomes speaker at Girls Unlimited event | Reporter's Notebook

  • Oct 17, 2014 at 11:18AM

As reporters, our job is to do just that. Report. We attend events, meet with local business owners and schools and learn about community issues to write the news.

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