Opinion

The saga of Trump | Letter

Here is another installment in the saga of Trump. Just because Trump’s initials are DJ, it doesn’t mean we have to hear his rhetoric and… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

 

An ineffective leader | Letter

Gov. Jay Inslee was an ineffective member of Congress, as well as our governor. Why would anyone consider him for a presidential candidate? Most Americans… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2019

 

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

 

Changing habits | Letter

Thank you for including the waste reduction article in the May 10 issue. I think we have to take many suggestions one step further and… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019

Appearances: Misleading? | From Kirkland to Quito

For Americans, houses in Ecuador have a confusing mix of socioeconomic signals.

  • May 15, 2019

In state House, one historic era ends and another begins

Chopp is out as speaker. Lovick is in, and already dealing with next steps in two investigations.

Start your waste reduction journey | Guest editorial

Waste Management’s Hannah Scholes offers tips on how we can reduce waste.

Even with all that winning, Democrats didn’t run the table

They didn’t pass a capital gains tax or plastic bag ban and the death penalty is still on the books.

On constitutional taxes | Letter

Is this new graduated state real estate excise tax (REET) constitutional? The Washington State Constitution, in Article VII Revenue and Taxation says, “All taxes shall… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2019

Response to pesticide use | Letter

Dear Kirkland community members, We are aware that some community members have expressed concern about the city’s use of pesticides, especially Roundup, in Kirkland’s public… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

Thanks Fire Station 21 | Letter

Thanks to the firefighters at Forbes Creek Station 21 who went beyond the call of duty to help me find my cell phone, which I… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2019

Vote for Falcone | Letter

I am writing to endorse Amy Falcone enthusiastically for Kirkland City Council Pos. 6. Amy is a well-respected and effective leader in the community, serving… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2019

Kudos to Kunkler | Letter

Kudos to Kirkland Reporter’s Aaron Kunkler for two fascinating climate articles. “Human Waste: unlikely climate change hero?” (kirklandreporter.com, April 15) describes how a King County… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

Disaster preparedness makes sense for seniors | Coming of Age…Again

Everyone should have a plan in place in case disaster strikes.

  • May 1, 2019

Going places | From Kirkland to Quito

Tremblay shares what it can be like riding the bus in Ecuador.

  • Apr 23, 2019

Are pesticides needed? | Letter

Ms. Mayor, We are residents of Holmes Point for several years now and like last year, now we are seeing that the city of Kirkland… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2019

Display of leadership | Letter

The Mueller Report is done. Get ready for fiery arguments on “criminality,” “executive privilege,” “criminal intent,” “legitimate business interests,” etc. to begin. The cacophony will… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2019

Homelessness and the right to survive | Letter

Do homeless persons have a constitutional and civil right to occupy and use public spaces for purposes that endanger the health, general welfare and safety… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019

Letters on EvergreenHealth measure | Letter

Vote yes on EverHealthy We’re writing to endorse EvergreenHealth’s proposed measure to increase levy funding that will help bring critical upgrades to our community’s health… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019