Opinion

Inslee and climate change | Letter

Gov. Jay Inslee appears ready to announce his 2020 presidential run. Considering the size of the Democratic field the odds for him to win the… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

Wrong and scary | Letter

I thought that we were living in a civilized society? Where all people work together and care about each other? I can’t believe we have… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2019

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Public libraries are places that are free and welcoming to people of all backgrounds.

Three years in the making: New law on police use of deadly force

Legislators are about to pass a bill that will permit officers to kill only in “good faith.”

  • Jan 25, 2019

Combating bigotry | Windows and Mirrors

Author and journalist Jonathan Weisman visited the Stroum Jewish Community Center to as part of the center’s “Words to the Wise” series.

Fraudster-in-Chief | Letter

In October 2016, a neighbor explained to me he was supporting then-presidential-candidate Donald Trump because Trump was a genius who received only $1 million from… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Thank you Rep. DelBene | Letter

The Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act has just been signed into law and I want to thank Congresswoman Suzan DelBene for… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Male-only no more: The next House Speaker will be a woman

The Frank Chopp era will end soon. Everett’s Robinson is among a crowd of women who may seek the job.

  • Jan 17, 2019

In 2019 less is more | Guest editorial

Some tips on how to be more green in the new year.

  • Jan 10, 2019

Paying twice for their mistakes | Windows and Mirrors

Southeast Asians are at greater risk of being deported to countries many haven’t been to since they were young or have never been to.

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