Replacing superintendent Grohe won’t be easy but must be right

It’s spring, and you know what that means?

  • May 24, 2008

Transportation: What went wrong, what’s to decide

It’s expected that transportation will be the biggest local issue in the 2008 elections. Most people aren’t happy. But instead of trying to find scapegoats, let’s review some history to see why we’re paying higher transportation taxes for longer commutes.

  • May 24, 2008

Suffering from seasonal disorientation? Who isn’t?

Suffering from calendar confusion? You and me both, my friend.

  • May 21, 2008

Rossi’s sensible road plan

Put aside for a moment the pros and cons of Dino Rossi’s just released transportation plan and consider this: It outlines what direction we should go in, why, how to get there, and how we’ll pay for it. Sound unusual? It should. No gubernatorial candidate or sitting governor has done that in nearly 30 years.

  • May 3, 2008

If you can’t beat growth, manage it

Diverging interests that might become more prominent soon in Maple Valleywere at play at a meeting at Covington City Hall last Wednesday.

  • Apr 23, 2008

It’s unlikely that county can fix animal shelters

Here’s what King County calls proper treatment of animals in its animal shelters:

  • Apr 9, 2008