Opinion

Hansville Happenings

Tuesday Talk will cover controversial weed killer

One giant whiff by mankind …

Global Idiocy — Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune… Continue reading

Inslee skips chance to confront ‘blackmail’

Governor says state’s largest employer held him, state hostage for tax breaks

Photo by Jana Mackin
                                Shawn Danubio, general manager of Whiskey Gulch, stands under a banner that calls social media attention to their movement to stop the city’s possible eminent domain action against the business.
                                Shawn Danubio, general manager of Whiskey Gulch, stands under a banner that calls social media attention to their movement to stop the city’s possible eminent domain action against the business. (Photo by Jana Mackin)

Pedestrian pathway project is hitting a bumpy stretch at Annapolis

Columnist Jana Mackin finds dissatisfaction with city’s process

Photo by Jana Mackin
                                Shawn Danubio, general manager of Whiskey Gulch, stands under a banner that calls social media attention to their movement to stop the city’s possible eminent domain action against the business.
                                Shawn Danubio, general manager of Whiskey Gulch, stands under a banner that calls social media attention to their movement to stop the city’s possible eminent domain action against the business. (Photo by Jana Mackin)

Salamanders: tiny creatures with a big impact

Have you ever walked through the woods and wondered who’s peering at you through the greenery? A black bear maybe? A wildcat? Strangely, one of… Continue reading

Op-Ed: Misleading statements by City of Bremerton Mayor don’t solve complex community issues

By Kitsap County Commissioners Charlotte Garrido, Robert Gelder and Edward Wolfe Governing complex public issues requires cooperative leadership to develop balanced solutions. We recently faced… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019

Homeless students deserve a shot at college

State Sen. Emily Randall writes that providing better access to education is a winning proposition

It’s been a dreary month of July for Tim Eyman

Initiative tax cutter is losing his fanbase, Cornfield says

Mueller Before Congress

— Kevin Siers, The Charlotte Observer, N.C.

World Cup champions

— Bruce Plante, Tulsa World

<em>A walk in the forest can heal the mind. </em>
                                Photo courtesy Nancy Sefton
<em>A walk in the forest can heal the mind. </em>
                                Photo courtesy Nancy Sefton

In defense of Joe Biden’s switcheroo

H. L. Mencken, the famed crusty commentator, said one century ago: “A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep… Continue reading

Bath time with a tanker

— Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons.com

Different tragedies, same heartache: helpers begin healing process

For many veterans who have experienced the many traumas of combat, recovery often means the long, painful process of rehabilitation from drug and/or alcohol abuse… Continue reading

What gets measured gets managed

Choices for the Future

Royal Baby

— Rick McKee, Augusta Chronicle, GA

Democrats do victory lap at end of session

Political reporter Jerry Cornfield offers his view of the concluding state legislative session

Movable Hunger

Recently I saw a documentary about artist Michael Heizer’s installation “Levitated Mass,” which involved transporting a 340-ton boulder from a quarry in Riverside, Calif. to… Continue reading