Opinion

Donald Trump supporters’ attitude still the same

Donald Trump supporters’ attitude still the same

“Support Trump? Sure,” she said. “I like him.” These words by Pam Shilling from Trump Country western Pennsylvania reflect what many Trump supporters are thinking… Continue reading

  • Dec 7, 2017
Donald Trump supporters’ attitude still the same
Firearms to change at state Capitol

Firearms to change at state Capitol

If you come to the state Capitol and want to see lawmakers in action, there are a few rules to follow while sitting in the… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017
Firearms to change at state Capitol
King County Library best books of 2017

King County Library best books of 2017

And the envelope, please… Continuing an end-of-year tradition that dates back more than 15 years, the King County Library System has chosen its Best Books… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2017
King County Library best books of 2017
Seek a sense of security, purpose in our lives

Seek a sense of security, purpose in our lives

Are we seeing history repeat itself? Thousands of years ago, the Greeks and the Romans worshipped a pantheon of gods: Jupiter, Juno, Venus, Mercury, Artemis… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017
Seek a sense of security, purpose in our lives
Trickle-down equation may not add up

Trickle-down equation may not add up

A tax overhaul plan drawn up by Republicans in Congress will be a good deal for many households though not every one, or nearly every… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2017
Trickle-down equation may not add up
North neighbors keep close eye U.S.

North neighbors keep close eye U.S.

How much do you know about Canada? If you’re like most Americans, not much.

  • Nov 22, 2017
North neighbors keep close eye U.S.
To my sea sisters and families of veterans

To my sea sisters and families of veterans

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

To my sea sisters and families of veterans
A monster of our own making

A monster of our own making

Another day, another mass shooting. I’m not sure when it happened, but I recently realized I’ve stopped asking myself, “What are we going to do… Continue reading

A monster of our own making
Vote Val Paganelli to the Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

Vote Val Paganelli to the Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

As a long time Maple Valley resident, of more than 20 years, I have never felt inclined to throw my support behind a political candidate.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017
Vote Val Paganelli to the Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor
Paganelli best candidate for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

Paganelli best candidate for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

I met Val Paganelli this summer through the Greater Maple Valley Networking Association, a local business networking group. I was immediately impressed with her honesty,… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017
Paganelli best candidate for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor
Vote Paganelli for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

Vote Paganelli for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor

I know Val Paganelli professionally and personally. What impresses me about Val is her horsepower to manage being dedicated to her family and community, is… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2017
Vote Paganelli for Tahoma School Board | Letter to the Editor
Cast vote for Paul Selland | Letter to the Editor

Cast vote for Paul Selland | Letter to the Editor

Given recent confusion about candidate Paul Selland’s assertions regarding a B&O tax and other matters, Covington voters deserve clarification. I have known Paul Selland for… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2017
Cast vote for Paul Selland | Letter to the Editor
Harjehausen top choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Harjehausen top choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

I am sending this in recommendation for Jennifer Harjehausen as she pursues her goal of becoming a board member of the Covington City Council. I… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2017
Harjehausen top choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor
Vote for Alan Eade Soos Creek Water Sewer District commissioner | Letter to the Editor

Vote for Alan Eade Soos Creek Water Sewer District commissioner | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s note: Sean P. Kelley is the mayor of Maple Valley I would like to take this opportunity to encourage voters within the Soos Creek… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2017
Vote for Alan Eade Soos Creek Water Sewer District commissioner | Letter to the Editor
Alan Eades best choice for water Sewer commissioner | Letter to the Editor

Alan Eades best choice for water Sewer commissioner | Letter to the Editor

If you are in the Soos Creek Water & Sewer District boundary, we would like to highly recommend voting for Alan Eades for commissioner in… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2017
Alan Eades best choice for water Sewer commissioner | Letter to the Editor
Vote Cimaomo for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Vote Cimaomo for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Joseph Cimaomo, Jr. has severed Covington well and most assuredly deserves to be re-elected to the Covington City Council, Position 4. I first met Joseph… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017
Vote Cimaomo for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor
Support Lucavish for Covington Postition No. 4 | Letter to the Editor

Support Lucavish for Covington Postition No. 4 | Letter to the Editor

I support David Lucavish for Position No. 4, Covington City Council. Dave is knowledgeable about our local community, and the needs and concerns of his… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017
Support Lucavish for Covington Postition No. 4 | Letter to the Editor
Lucavish best choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Lucavish best choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Dave Lucavish is the the more qualified candidate for Covington City Council Position 4. 1. Mr Lucavish is the more seasoned and experienced. Hard issues… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017
Lucavish best choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor
Vote for Dave Lucavish | Letter to the Editor

Vote for Dave Lucavish | Letter to the Editor

Dave Lucavish is currently a candidate for Covington City Council Position 4. I served with Dave on the Covington Economic Development Council, where he served… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017
Vote for Dave Lucavish | Letter to the Editor
Lucavish best to represent Covington | Letter to the Editor

Lucavish best to represent Covington | Letter to the Editor

Mr. David Lucavish is a former Covington City Council member with a wealth of knowledge and experience his opponent just doesn’t have. I have attended… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017
Lucavish best to represent Covington | Letter to the Editor