Opinion

Thank you Hiruko | Letter

Ashley Hiruko’s detailed story (“Susan’s quest for justice and the civil legal system dilemma”) in your May17 edition deserves a huge “thank you.” This is… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2019

An eye opener | Letter

I was quite taken by the article “Susan’s quest for justice, the civil legal system dilemma” which appeared in the Reporter on May 17. It… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2019

Thank you residents | Letter

We would like to thank the residents of Kirkland for their generous support of the new Eastside shelter for women and families experiencing homelessness. The… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019

Upon further review, EPA wants to redo water quality rules

Feds say they’ll use what the state submitted in 2016 even though they’re no longer the state’s faves.

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.

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

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