Opinion

The scorecard: Kitsap County’s streams and bays | State of our Waters

The health of our waters in Kitsap County is improving. But we…

 

‘We must preserve the gains we’ve made’ | State of our Waters

We shouldn’t reverse course after more than 20 years of hard work…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

 

Poulsbo’s emergence as the epicenter of education | In Our Opinion

For what is believed to be the first time in the university’s…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Our lives are better because of their work | In Our Opinion

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2017 YWCA Women of Achievement Awards.…

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Immigration agency puts ‘shame’ reports on hold | Jerry Cornfield

The Trump administration has stopped producing a weekly scorecard of law enforcement…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Lies generated by a president — this time it’s Trump

Whether you like President Trump or not, he has made a serious…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Rural property owners find there’s no water at the pump | Sen. Jan Angel

Sen. Jan Angel, 26th Legislative District Republican, addresses the recent Washington state…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Editorial Cartoon

The U.S. Senate voted April 6 to invoke what’s known as the…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

‘Nap Tyme,’ the driverless boat | FerryFare

“Nap Tyme” was aptly named as she cruised through Dalco Passage (Tacoma…

Trumpcare, a badly needed tax break for the wealthy | As It Turns Out

Shame on every Republican leader who has no difficulty in backing the…

We support House Bill 1155 and urge the state Legislature to approve it | In Our Opinion

We support House Bill 1155 and urge the state Legislature to approve…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Bridge project will benefit people and salmon | In Our Opinion

West Kingston Road between Siyaya Avenue and South Kingston Road will close…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Bridge project will benefit people and salmon | In Our Opinion

West Kingston Road between Siyaya Avenue and South Kingston Road will close…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

The enemy of peace is hatred, not those seeking the promise of America | In Our Opinion

Seventy-five years ago March 21, the first wave of people arrived at…

  • Mar 26th, 2017

Editorial Cartoon

— Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Port of Poulsbo considering bond to fund improvements | The Scuttlebutt

In the next few weeks, the port will re-examine its 2017 budget.…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Protect your right to know | In Our Opinion

“Government of the people, by the people, for the people.” Remember those…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

A lot of resources available for military spouses | Spouse to Spouse

You are a military spouse and you’ve just arrived at a duty…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

You walked. Now run | Guest column

This year, there will be numerous opportunities to run for public office in your community. The deadline to decide is May 19, but the earlier you get started, the better.

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Busy times at the Poulsbo Historical Society | Editor’s Notebook

BUSY TIMES AT THE POULSBO HISTORICAL SOCIETY: Society president Tom Henderson is…

‘Keeping hope alive in the darkest times’ | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

By MARY NADER North Kitsap Fishline In a small shadowbox in my…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

An attempt to thwart access to public records | In Our Opinion

The bill is not yet out of the House, but we’re still…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Tiny homes worth a second look | In Our Opinion

Tiny homes concept worth a closer look When it comes to lending…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Reaffirm democracy | My Kingston Life

I’ll have to confess that this month’s communiqué didn’t present itself in…

Volunteer extraordinaire Jessie Turner ‘walked the talk’ | In Our Opinion

We were saddened to learn Feb. 21 that community volunteer extraordinaire Jessie…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

George Orwell’s1984 dystopia influence on Trump | As It Turns Out

Perhaps we’re just dreaming and what we think is real is just…

Determine how site can best meet community needs | In Our Opinion

The Bremerton City Council’s idea that Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton be…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Elected leadership must be held accountable | In Our Opinion

“Each agency, in accordance with published rules, shall make available for public…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Too many unanswered questions to vote yes | Letter to the editor

After two failures, the South Kitsap school board comes back with an…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Majority Coalition has a plan to fund education | Sen. Jan Angel

By SEN. JAN ANGEL, 26th Legislative District-R By this point, you likely…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Make sure our nation stays true to its principles | Letter to the editor

America — the world’s oldest living democracy — needs as much love…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Much work done, but more ahead | In Our Opinion

We commend and thank the volunteers, donors, and city employees and officials…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Plan ahead for Agate Pass Bridge cleaning | In Our Opinion

Once again, it’s time for cooler heads to prevail. No, it’s not…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Bond is a possible option | The Scuttlebutt

Port commissioners and staff continue exploring financing options for the marina’s major…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Back school districts away from levy cliff | In Our Opinion

School districts in Washington state are approaching the “levy cliff,” a planned…

  • Feb 5th, 2017

Reminders that we have each other’s backs | In Our Opinion

As we grieve the loss of four family members, we are consoled…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

Solving ‘American problems’ | Letter to the editor

It was a real treat to read the comments in the Jan.…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

Prayers for answers, for resolution and for healing | In Our Opinion

Four violent deaths. There are no words that can adequately express the…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

We join the community in its prayers for answers, resolution, and healing

Four violent deaths. There are no words that can adequately express the…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Legislators have their hands full in 2017 session | The Petri Dish

Time is running out on the 2017 Legislature. As of Feb. 3,…

  • Feb 8th, 2017