Opinion

The problem with Kaepernick as Citizen of the Year | Sarah Smiley

My biggest problem with Colin Kaepernick being named Citizen of the Year…

 

State can’t afford a repeat of ‘93 | Don Brunell

Twenty-five years ago, business took a beating in Olympia. The swing to…

  • Nov 21st, 2017

 

Godspeed, Capt. Gordon | In Our Opinion

Richard F. Gordon Jr.’s life path took him from North Kitsap High…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

 

That 2018 tax cut you’ve been promised may not happen | As It Turns Out

It looks very bad for millions of brave Americans. That seems to…

Democrats’ control in Olympia comes with a duty | In Our opinion

Democrat Manka Dhingra’s election to the Legislature’s 45th District in King County…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Nothing could seem more unreasonable ever | Sarah Smiley

After years of Dustin groaning about my stash of knitting supplies and…

Editorial cartoon

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Get ready for power shift in Senate | Jerry Cornfield

Democrats went to bed Nov. 7 — Election Day — confidently declaring…

Don’t turn a blind eye to Alzheimer’s destruction

There is a public health crisis on our doorstep. Now is the…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Rosapepe is right for Port Orchard

Jay Rosapepe has my support for Port Orchard City Council. His commitment…

  • Nov 4th, 2017

Washington, D.C. NFL team should help start healing wounds

This Sunday, the Washington, D.C. NFL franchise will visit Chief Seattleā€™s city

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Jay Rosapepe is the clear choice for Port Orchard

In the election for the Port Orchard City Council At-Large seat, Jay…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Sebren offers district problem-solving skills

Sebren offers district problem-solving skills Please consider endorsing Elizabeth Sebren for South…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Forum for write-in candidates on Oct. 30 | In Our Opinion

The North Kitsap Herald and KitsapDailyNews.com will host a candidates forum featuring…

  • Oct 27th, 2017

Fast ferry already achieving timely results | Guest opinion

Much has been made about mechanical and service issues with the fast…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Let’s arrive with the whole family intact | In Our Opinion

Incomes are not keeping up with the cost of living in the…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

We must fight for our freedom of speech today | As It Turns Out

Want a slower, more expensive internet? That’s exactly what we’ll get if…

Welcome to all the new leaders, teachers in North Kitsap School District | Noo Kayet

As a father and as the chairman of the Port Gamble S’Klallam…

Port Orchard Independent endorses … | In Our Opinion

The Port Orchard Independent endorses Fred Chang for Port Orchard City Council,…

  • Oct 26th, 2017

Support community libraries and their powerful services | Prop. 1

In Kitsap County, we have a rich history of working together to…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Retain Donlin on City Council

Retain Donlin on City Council I would like to voice my support…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Rosapepe is a leader we need

I’ve lived in this community for most of my life and raised…

Aquaculture could improve Liberty Bay water quality | The Scuttlebutt

That Liberty Bay’s water quality has suffered deterioration over the years is…

  • Oct 20th, 2017

North Kitsap Herald endorses … | In Our Opinion

The North Kitsap Herald endorses the following candidates in the Nov. 7…

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Central Kitsap Reporter endorses … | In Our Opinion

The Central Kitsap Reporter endorses the following candidates in the Nov. 7…

  • Oct 20th, 2017

All, even police chiefs, must be treated the same under the law | In Our Opinion

Port Orchard Police Chief Geoffrey Marti didn’t comply in a timely manner…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

‘Forced from Home’: Exhibit shows the realities of refugee crisis

By DAISY CLEVERDON | Guest columnist Did you know that the average…

  • Oct 20th, 2017

Community will benefit from a better library | Letter to the editor

There are many good reasons to vote “yes” for library funding on…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Adult prejudice proved older isn’t always wiser | Bill Effinger

By BILL EFFINGERGuest Columnist He was a great athlete. He was humble.…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Support local businesses during road improvements | In Our Opinion

Construction is well underway on the Silverdale Way road-widening project. When completed…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Month’s headlines show difficulty of parenthood today | Sarah Smiley

It’s hard to be a parent, especially in today’s world. That’s a…

Mental health issues dominate officers’ work | Police Calls

It was very apparent this past week that the full moon was…

Where have all the candidates gone? | In Our Opinion

Two Poulsbo City Council members are running unopposed for re-election. A lone…

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Keep the internet available for free speech — for all of us | As It Turns Out

Want a slower, more expensive internet? That’s exactly what we’re going to…

Atlantic salmon must go | Being Frank

The backlash against Atlantic salmon farms in western Washington continues to grow…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Atlantic salmon must go | Being Frank

The backlash against Atlantic salmon farms in western Washington continues to grow…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

The News Ticker marks when everything changed | Sarah Smiley

I remember the exact moment that I knew absolutely everything, beyond the…

The News Ticker marks when everything changed | Sarah Smiley

I remember the exact moment that I knew absolutely everything, beyond the…

It’s time to end the practice of fish farming in our waters | In Our Opinion

Gov. Jay Inslee directed the Department of Ecology on Aug. 26 to…

  • Oct 2nd, 2017

It’s time to end the practice of fish farming in our waters | In Our Opinion

Gov. Jay Inslee directed the Department of Ecology on Aug. 26 to…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017