Opinion

An old idea for taxes gets new life

Gov. Jay Inslee is suggesting a new way of assessing the state’s share of the real estate excise tax.

  • Jan 5, 2019

A new year at KCLS | Guest editorial

Library director recounts successes of first year at helm.

King County works to improve safety on the Sammamish River Trail | Guest editorial

Tips on using the trail safely as well as what the future has in store.

  • Jan 3, 2019

Dear Hannah: Answers to your holiday recycling conundrums

Green practices for the holiday season.

  • Dec 28, 2018

When golden water skis skimmed the slough | Guest editorial

A look back on life on the Sammamish River.

  • Dec 28, 2018

Come together…but not just right now | Windows and Mirrors

We shouldn’t be coming together just during the holidays or when disaster strikes.

Protecting your packages | Letter

Your article (“Let’s talk about race,” Redmond Reporter, Dec. 14) missed an opportunity to explain the reasons for the enormity of racism. All humans are… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

Protecting your packages | Letter

Regarding the article on package porch pirates (Redmond Reporter, Nov. 23), there are couple of other protective measures that customers and the carriers can take.… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

City council: Reflecting on 2018, looking to the future | Guest editorial

This year, Redmond welcomed two new councilmembers, made meetings more accessible to the public and more.

  • Dec 21, 2018

Working together is integral to Redmond’s continued success | Guest editorial

Redmond Mayor John Marchione outlines city’s 2019-20 biennial budget and six-year financial plan.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Let’s talk about race | Windows and Mirrors

The more we talk about it, the more we can prevent incidents from happening.

Five stars, best books and a commitment to intellectual freedom

KCLS was named a Five Star Library, which recognizes the services it provides to the community.

Eastside Audubon’s dangerous position on salmon and orca | Guest editorial

Sometimes the best intentions do the greatest environmental damage.

  • Dec 7, 2018

The sweetness of coming together | Windows and Mirrors

For immigrant women on the Eastside, Turkcha is here to help.

Happy holidays from the Reporter

Join us in being thankful and helpful.

  • Nov 22, 2018

WM Veterans bring safety to our country and community

Aaron Alvarado’s time in the U.S. Marine Corps has transferred to his work at Waste Management.

  • Nov 20, 2018

A frightening reality | Letter

One can only conclude that President Donald Trump’s reality is his and his alone. That’s frightening. It doesn’t matter whether we are discussing his imaginary… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Big Oil’s ‘Kool-Aid’ | Letter

Voters drank Big Oil’s “Kool-Aid” on Nov. 6 and rejected Initiative 1631. It goes to show that money can still buy elections. Big Oil spent… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Boys cannot just be boys | Windows and Mirrors

What happens when bad behavior does not come with consequences?

The next generation | Letter

Did you know that 50 percent of all lifetime causes of mental illness begin at age 14, and 75 percent by the age of 24?… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018