Opinion

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What has happened to the once progressive Republican Party? | Letter

The Republican Party, of the ’50s and ’60s, had worked together in both houses of congress for the greater good of this nation by building new infrastructure across this great nation from east to west, north to south.

  • Dec 8th, 2016

 

We’ve had a bird strike | Cartoon for Dec. 8 - Frank Shiers

We’ve had a bird strike | Cartoon

We’ve had a bird strike | Cartoon for Dec. 8 - Frank…

  • Dec 8th, 2016

 

Who says there is no prayer in schools? | Cartoon for Dec. 7 - Frank Shiers

Who says there is no prayer in schools? | Cartoon

Who says there is no prayer in schools? | Cartoon for Dec.…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

 

Inslee’s next term, pretty much gets started next week | Cornfield

Officially, Gov. Jay Inslee’s second term doesn’t get underway for another month.…

  • Dec 8th, 2016

Kirkland Nourishing Network Christmas break food box drive

Kirkland Nourishing Network is working to fill some gaps in food security,…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Broaden your horizons with Connect2Classes

The Seattle area is home to professionals in a multitude of disciplines…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Help seniors find joy during the holidays: Seven tips to avoid depression | Stewart

Before you hit the last lyrics of Auld Lang Syne, you will…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
Aegis Lodge of Kirkland - Contributed art
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Preventing gender discrimination | Letter

According to Google, the definition of gender equality is: “The state in which access to rights or opportunities is unaffected by gender. Legislation that reflected the principles of gender equality.”

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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A season for sharing fire safety | State Fire Marshall

The State Fire Marshal’s Office would like to remind citizens to be…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

Kirkland Nourishing Network Christmas break food box drive | Nixon

The Kirkland Nourishing Network is working to fill some gaps in food…

  • Dec 5th, 2016
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Kirkland’s top cop blows it | Letter

Are we to believe that we are safer by not checking for…

  • Dec 5th, 2016
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Letters to the editor can be submitted to editor@kirklandreporter.com.

GOP aligning to repeal ACA, privatize Medicare | Letter

As the GOP aligns their membership to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), now is a good time to consider some of the problems it was intended to address.

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Please make it show tomorrow | Cartoon for Dec. 6 - Frank Shiers

Please make it show tomorrow | Cartoon

By Frank Shiers

  • Dec 7th, 2016
Please make it show tomorrow | Cartoon for Dec. 6 - Frank Shiers
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                                Letters to the editor can be submitted to editor@kirklandreporter.com.

Editorial was filled with conditioned-reflex reactions to the election | Letter

Samantha Pak’s editorial last week was filled with conditioned-reflex reactions to the…

  • Nov 29th, 2016
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                                Letters to the editor can be submitted to editor@kirklandreporter.com.
Husky football team meets Colorado for Pac-12 title | Cartoon for Nov. 28 - Frank Shiers

Husky football team meets Colorado for Pac-12 title on Friday | Cartoon

Husky football team meets Colorado for Pac-12 title | Cartoon for Nov. 28 - Frank Shiers

  • Nov 28th, 2016
Husky football team meets Colorado for Pac-12 title | Cartoon for Nov. 28 - Frank Shiers
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Appreciation for Rev. Stewart’s opinion piece | Letter

That was a really good letter in the Nov. 18 Kirkland Reporter.…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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What is your life plan? | Gustafson

In times of great uncertainty, it can be tempting to fall for emotional responses rather than calm reasoning and cautious planning.

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Reduce fire risk by practicing electrical safety in your home | State Fire Marshal

The following is from the Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office: With colder…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Facing our fears: Time to come together to build each other up | Reporter’s Notebook

Well, the results are in and much to many people’s surprise, Donald…

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Will the Roadkill Caucus be reborn in 2017? | Cornfield

Will the Roadkill Caucus be reborn in 2017?

The Kirkland Nourishing Network is preparing to collect food for donation. Contributed photoThe Kirkland Nourishing Network is preparing to collect food for donation. Contributed photo

Kirkland Nourishing Network collecting food box donations

The need is still great in our community. There are still hungry…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
The Kirkland Nourishing Network is preparing to collect food for donation. Contributed photoThe Kirkland Nourishing Network is preparing to collect food for donation. Contributed photo
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The sun rose again and love will always win | Letter

It is a new day; the sun has risen once again above the horizon. Nature’s polls were 100 percent correct.

  • Nov 9th, 2016
Rev. Marian Stewart - Contributed photo

Historic election yields some new faces | Cornfield

Wow. Tuesday was crazy. Unforgettable. Historic.

Paying the price of drowsy driving | Publisher’s Desk

Imagine this: You’ve enjoyed a fun weekend in Eastern Washington, but you…

  • Nov 8th, 2016

Four issues to watch in election fallout | Cornfield

You will be hard-pressed to find many in Washington who can’t wait until 8 p.m. Tuesday when voting will end and ballot counting begins in the 2016 election ordeal.

  • Nov 7th, 2016
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Goodman works across the aisle | Letter

The Reporter recently published a letter from Eric Rohrbach ridiculing Roger Goodman’s…

  • Nov 4th, 2016
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Before they served our community, they served our country | Waste Management

Leo Holte is a Waste Management driver, and then some. Cpl. Leo…

  • Nov 4th, 2016
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Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen on the passing of Sen. Andy Hill

The following statement was issued by the City of Kirkland on behalf…

  • Nov 3rd, 2016
Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen - Reporter file photo
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Statement from Kirkland Reps Springer, Goodman on the passing of Sen. Andy Hill

The following is a joint statement from Rep. Larry Springer and Rep.…

  • Nov 3rd, 2016
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Don’t trust candidates who make false claims | Letter

We can’t trust candidates who make false claims. They steal the opportunity…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016
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Don’t base your ST3 decision on whether you will be able to ride it | Letter

It has been disturbing to read voter's opinions that they will not vote for ST3, because the routes chosen will not directly benefit them.

  • Nov 1st, 2016

Comey between a rock and a hard place | Letter

FBI Director Comey was between a rock and a hard place in the initial investigation into Hillary's email debacle.

  • Nov 1st, 2016
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Comey between a rock and a hard place | Letter

FBI Director Comey was between a rock and a hard place in…

  • Nov 1st, 2016
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Letters to the editor can be submitted to editor@kirklandreporter.com.

Don’t base your ST3 decision on whether you will be able to ride it | Letter

It has been disturbing to read voter’s opinions that they will not…

  • Nov 1st, 2016
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Vote Palumbo for State Senate | Letter

Guy Palumbo has the experience and leadership to enact common-sense solutions to…

  • Nov 1st, 2016
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Thank you Sen. McAuliffe | Letter

First District Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe is retiring and not on the ballot this year.

  • Oct 31st, 2016

Tax payer voting for Valderrama | Letter

As a tax payer, I’m voting for Ramiro Valderrama for State Representative.

  • Oct 31st, 2016
Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 31 - Frank Shiers

Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon

Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 31 - Frank Shiers

  • Oct 31st, 2016
Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 31 - Frank Shiers

Wholeheartedly endorse Ramiro Valderrama for the 45th | Letter

I want to wholeheartedly endorse Ramiro Valderrama for the 45th Legislative District position opposing Roger Goodman.

  • Oct 28th, 2016
Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 29

Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon

Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 29

  • Oct 27th, 2016
Small business and state initiatives | Cartoon for Oct. 29