Opinion

Safe injection facilities: A lifesaving approach to battle the opioid epidemic | Guest Editorial

By Gina Frank Special to the Reporter On a cold rainy day…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

 

A Pacific Northwest eclipse | Cartoon

Are you ready for football season? Or are you more of a…

  • Aug 18th, 2017

 

Everyone deserves a home | Guest editorial

By Nick Goodwin Special to the Reporter Last night, about 5,000 people…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

 

Summer haze | Cartoon

Have you been affected by the smoke coming down from the Canada…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

New distracted driving law will have police all up in your business | Letter

Don’t eat while driving. Don’t put makeup on while driving. Don’t text…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

The reality of libraries | Letter

“Diversity, Equity (sic) and Inclusion” sounds so beautiful. Now let us talk…

  • Aug 12th, 2017

Drive it like you stole it | Publisher’s note

Allow myself, to introduce myself. My name is Eric and I am…

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Achieving a human utopia is not complicated, just hard | Letter

In response to a July 14 letter (“We can’t cherry pick from…

  • Aug 10th, 2017

Heat wave | Cartoon

How are you staying cool in this heat?

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Make back-to-school shopping sustainable! Start with your kids’ closet | Guest Editorial

Ready or not, it’s time to begin planning for a new school…

A commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in our changing county | Guest Editorial

Anyone who has visited the 48 libraries in the King County Library…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Oppose GOP health care bill | Letter

The U.S. Senate plan is not a health care bill. It is…

  • Jul 29th, 2017

Coming of Age…Again, coming soon | Guest Column

What’s happening to my body? Where will I be living and what…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Vote ‘No’ on Prop. 1 | Letter

If you live in King County, vote “No” on subsidies to Big…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Reporter welcomes Campbell into the fold | Editorial

Change. There are a few cliches I can say about it being…

New cellphone laws are in place | Cartoon

Do you know what the new laws are?

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Join us for City Hall for All | Guest column

City government is your government. It is our job to represent each…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Vote for Preeti Shridhar for Port of Seattle Commission, Pos. 4 | Letter

I am writing in support of Preeti Shridhar for Port of Seattle…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Support the RAISE Family Caregivers Act | Letter

Caregiving can be an emotionally, physically and financially draining role. Across Washington…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

What does ‘Eminent Domain’ mean? | Letter

Dear Kirkland City Council, I believe that I am addressing the correct…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Organization inspires, appreciates and empowers women |Guest Column

By Menka Soni On June 16, Ravishing Women hosted its Ravishing INSPI…

  • Jul 15th, 2017

Five things you may not know about human services | Guest Column

I work in the tight-knit community of human services as CEO of…

  • Jul 15th, 2017

We can’t cherry pick from the Bible to resolve crime | Letter

In response to Ms. Peterson’s letter about resolving crime in Kirkland (Kirkland…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

There’s no ‘right’ to air, water, food or health care | Letter

I don’t believe there’s a “right” to health care, therefore, I want…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

The pros and cons of solar energy | Letter

Climate change is a tremendous problem that has been affecting our world…

  • Jul 13th, 2017

KCLS — Looking toward the future | Guest Column

Over the past year and a half, the King County Library System…

  • Jul 13th, 2017

If superheroes were real | Cartoon

Who’s your favorite superhero?

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Help improve Kirkland’s stormwater treatment | Letter

Have you ever done something for your community? Well, the International Community…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

Thank you Kirkland community | Letter

We want to extend our heartfelt appreciation for the community’s kindness to…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

What does it mean to fully fund education? | Letter

For three or four years now we’ve seen numerous editorials and letters…

  • Jul 6th, 2017

Good food, good friends and good for the environment | Guest Column

When the sun comes out in Kirkland it feels only right to…

Summer’s here! | Cartoon

What are some of your favorite summer activities?

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Support quality journalism | Editorial

It is with a flurry of mixed emotions that I share some…

Celebrating Independence Day | Cartoon

What are your plans for the 4th of July?

  • Jun 29th, 2017

Sound Transit needs to keep bus routes into Seattle | Letter

Attending a recent Moss Bay neighborhood meeting, I learned that Sound Transit…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Experience pays when prepping for government shutdown | Cornfield

Editor’s note: As of the Reporter’s deadline, a budget hadn’t been approved…

Thank you for the thought-out response | Letter

Mr. Jared (Kirkland Reporter, June 2) seems to have no empathy, kindness…

  • Jun 25th, 2017

More police is not the solution | Letter

Two recent letter writers have pointed out the fact that Kirkland is…

  • Jun 24th, 2017

Top things to know about boating on a lake in Washington

As a criminal defense attorney who has been practicing in the area…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Let’s not be wasteful consumers | Letter

It is appropriate for the city to make the most efficient use…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017