Opinion

July was tough month for Eyman

July was tough month for Eyman

After getting signatures for a measure that didn’t qualify, Restore Washington wants to do its own.

  • Aug 4, 2019
July was tough month for Eyman
Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 2

Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 2

Covington reader calls for impeachment Dear editor, I was perfectly willing to wait for the Mueller report and get a better sense of the case… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2019
Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 2
The privilege of easy voting should make everyone participate

The privilege of easy voting should make everyone participate

Don’t forget to vote by Election Day, Aug. 6

The privilege of easy voting should make everyone participate
Political victory will require some humility, self-awarness

Political victory will require some humility, self-awarness

When I was 18, I joined a cult. I joined because I was looking for certainty and security. I didn’t want to make mistakes, so… Continue reading

Political victory will require some humility, self-awarness
Choose a summer lawn: go golden or following these water tips

Choose a summer lawn: go golden or following these water tips

The end of July is when you may decide to stop watering the lawn and allow it to “go golden” or dormant for the summer.… Continue reading

Choose a summer lawn: go golden or following these water tips
VoteWa is a ‘painful transition’

VoteWa is a ‘painful transition’

The men and women responsible for running elections in Washington’s 39 counties are nervous that something, or several, will go awry with the Aug. 6… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2019
VoteWa is a ‘painful transition’
Letters to the editor for the week of July 19

Letters to the editor for the week of July 19

Pig Roast fundraiser a success for Black Diamond Dear editor, We want to give a big thanks to the community of Black Diamond for their… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2019
Letters to the editor for the week of July 19

Top tips for a season filled with ripe tomatoes

Holy procrastination! I know you meant to grow tomatoes, herbs and vegetables this summer but maybe you still haven’t planted a thing. There is a… Continue reading

2020 Census and the importance of being counted

2020 Census and the importance of being counted

Census affects everything from government representation to federal funding.

2020 Census and the importance of being counted
Letters to the editor for the week of July 12

Letters to the editor for the week of July 12

Resident lends support to local candidate Dear editor, I met Covington City Council member Sean Smith probably around the summer of 2017, when I was… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2019
Letters to the editor for the week of July 12
Goodbye to Gleigh

Goodbye to Gleigh

Living with Gleigh’s last column

Goodbye to Gleigh
Keep up on your gardening to-do list

Keep up on your gardening to-do list

Time to manage your garden before July

Keep up on your gardening to-do list
An untitled experience

An untitled experience

Local poet shares work around #MeToo

  • Jun 29, 2019
An untitled experience
Seaosns wait for no woman

Seaosns wait for no woman

Living with Gleigh

Seaosns wait for no woman
Standing up to sexual assault - A letter to our Renton community

Standing up to sexual assault – A letter to our Renton community

Earlier this month, we all learned about a sexual assault that took place in downtown Renton, a part of the city King County Sexual Assault… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2019
Standing up to sexual assault - A letter to our Renton community
Stop and smell the perennials

Stop and smell the perennials

Check out these events Molbak’s Woodville presents “Small Space Gardens and Decorationg Balconies, Decks” at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 22. No registration is needed… Continue reading

Stop and smell the perennials
Letters to the editor for the week of June 21

Letters to the editor for the week of June 21

Company fills in the gaps Dear editor, The Black Diamond Community Center’s north end parking lot had potholes as deep as the Grand Canyon. Senior… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019
Letters to the editor for the week of June 21
Hysteria-ectomy

Hysteria-ectomy

Living with Gleigh

Hysteria-ectomy
Logan Kantola, 9, from Tahoma Elementary School, says “All I wear is tie-dye.”                                Photo courtesy of D’Ann Tedford.

Tie-dye for Pride

Local and Seattle parades foster interest in tie-dye clothing

  • Jun 16, 2019
Logan Kantola, 9, from Tahoma Elementary School, says “All I wear is tie-dye.”                                Photo courtesy of D’Ann Tedford.
Separate the rotten from the ripe

Separate the rotten from the ripe

Community pages can do better to spread information, and not libel

  • Jun 15, 2019
Separate the rotten from the ripe