Opinion

A modest debate about transparency | Letter to the editor

A Kirkland resident probes Rep. Springer’s support of SB 6617.

  • Mar 10, 2018

Green Spring Cleaning | Op-Ed

Michelle Metzler offers decluttering tips.

2017: A Year in Review | Op-Ed

The King County Library System presents its annual report.

  • Mar 9, 2018

Who speaks for me? | Letter to the editor

The Kirkland resident recently attended a town hall meeting.

  • Mar 8, 2018
By Frank Shiers

Washington legislators’ dirty laundry | Cartoon

This week’s cartoon.

  • Mar 7, 2018
By Frank Shiers

Together, we can keep our community and children safe | Guest editorial

Kirkland police are dedicated to working with the community to help ensure no credible threat falls through the cracks or sits on a desk.

  • Mar 7, 2018

It’s time to demonstrate that progress is possible | Letter to the editor

A Kirkland resident is concerned about the use of a recent image in an editorial page cartoon.

  • Mar 7, 2018

Most recipients of public eduction don’t become killers | Letter to the editor

A North Bend resident responds to “Don’t ban guns, ban goverment schools.”

  • Mar 6, 2018

Ask Sen. Cantwell to cosponsor legislation to remove financial cancer screening barrier | Letter to the editor

A letter asking Sen. Maria Cantwell to cosponsor the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act this year.

  • Mar 5, 2018

You can’t have a shooting without first having a gun | Letter to the editor

A letter in response to a letter about banning public schools to prevent school shootings.

  • Mar 3, 2018

Totem Lake Bridge is result of many years of public input | Letter to the editor

Recently the Kirkland Reporter published a letter to the editor voicing concern about the planned Totem Lake Connector Bridge along the Cross Kirkland Corridor. The… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

Don’t ban guns, ban government schools | Letter to the editor

Public schools have become impersonal, sterile and monolithic — like most government institutions.

  • Feb 23, 2018

Will council reduce taxes | Letter to the editor

Property tax bills have gone up 18.8 percent; the RTA vehicle registration tax has more than doubled.

  • Feb 22, 2018

Youth: You have power | Letter to the editor

A letter to young people protesting issues of violence.

  • Feb 21, 2018
By Frank Shiers

Possible property tax relief | Cartoon

This week’s cartoon.

  • Feb 21, 2018
By Frank Shiers

We need national legislation with a global impact | Letter to the editor

The “Ways to reduce your energy usage“ letter (Feb. 15) contains common sense suggestions, but the worldwide scientific community has made it clear than individual… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2018

Ways to reduce your energy usage | Letter to the editor

The Kirkland Reporter’s carbon-tax cartoon (Feb. 9) shows a very fatalistic view of energy usage. Since artist Frank Shiers seems to be having trouble thinking… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2018