Opinion

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Demos division: Too far to the left?

It took more than a year, but Congressional Democrats, facing the prospect of losing their majorities, have concluded the most-effective way to mitigate disaster during… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2022

 

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Don’t throw away that mask

Five years ago a sports injury forced me to wear a light brace on my knee. Within a few months the joint was fine, yet… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2022

 

School pool costs are rising

A second “appeal” of a South Kitsap School Board decision was filed in Superior Court on February 14. Find it here: https://tinyurl.com/3kur77p2 The appeal asks… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2022

 

Check out OSPI website for info

If you have not looked at the OSPI website to see how your child is doing, their grade level scores, their school’s scores, and our… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2022
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County commissioners offer their priorities list for 2022

A report from Kitsap County’s commissioners

  • Feb 7, 2022
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Wake up, slumbering America: Democracy itself is at stake

There is no doubt we are residing in very unsettling times, professor says.

  • Dec 23, 2021
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The Grinch(es) who stole Christmas?

The Grinch(es) who stole Christmas?… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2021
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Fixing Gorst matters — we’re taking action to get the job done

Kilmer leads the bipartisan Gorst Coalition seeking support to solve the traffic bottleneck

  • Oct 25, 2021
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Electing candidates who know governing is serious business

Thoughts about the upcoming election and who are the better choices

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OPINION: Tom Purcell

Service dogs heal the trauma of war

  • Sep 2, 2021
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Newpaper’s policy on letters, op-eds

There seems to be some confusion by members of the public regarding the Bainbridge Island Review editorial page. I want to make sure things get… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2021
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Vote to renew SKFR’s EMS levy

Levy measure is on Aug. 3 primary ballot

  • Jul 9, 2021
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Sleepless in Seattle

— John Darkow, Columbia Missourian

  • Jul 1, 2021
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Inslee’s recent vetos may prove costly to his goals

What others are saying: The (Everett) Daily Herald editorial board

  • Jun 9, 2021
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Cantwell’s plan to revitalize community journalism

The coronavirus pandemic surely has damaged core sectors of the American economy. Small businesses that serve communities in every nook and cranny of this country… Continue reading

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State ferry system in precarious situation

The Wenatchee ferry’s engine fire is big news not so much for the damage done but for exposing our ferry fleet’s frailty that will haunt… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2021
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It’s long past the time to get people back to work

When Congress established the Federal Unemployment Tax Act in 1935, it was intended to provide temporary and partial income replacement for workers who lost their… Continue reading

  • May 28, 2021

N. Kitsap letters

Upset by chief To the editor: Kitsap ERACE Coalition was disappointed to learn that earlier this year Poulsbo’s Police Chief Ron Harding wrote to a… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2021
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Biden was right on refugees; then he caved

The annual refugee resettlement kerfuffle is underway. As usual, on one side are the immigration expansionists: President Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, congressional Democrats and… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2021
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Building bridges for kids to value wildlife

Children love learning, and it’s undeniable that great ideas and principles shared at a young age can impact the path of a child for a… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2021