Opinion

Back to school season | Cartoon

Are you ready for school to start back up?… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Counterpoints to last week’s guest editorials | Letter

Counterpoints to last week’s guest editorials Last Friday’s edition (Kirkland Reporter, Aug. 18) offered a two-fer of progressive-liberal editorials. First, the guest editorial by Nick… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

A Pacific Northwest eclipse | Cartoon

Are you ready for football season? Or are you more of a baseball fan?… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

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 in June, I walk into a local grocery store in a Seattle Eastside… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Everyone deserves a home | Guest editorial

By Nick Goodwin Special to the Reporter Last night, about 5,000 people in King County tried to cover themselves up in blankets, sheets and sleeping… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

The reality of libraries | Letter

“Diversity, Equity (sic) and Inclusion” sounds so beautiful. Now let us talk about reality. Libraries are libraries. They are not social services organizations except in… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2017

Drive it like you stole it | Publisher’s note

Allow myself, to introduce myself. My name is Eric and I am the new Regional Publisher of Sound Publishing’s Eastside Media Group. I usually go… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

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

In response to a July 14 letter (“We can’t cherry pick from the Bible to resolve crime,” Kirkland Reporter, July 14), the problem with human… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

Summer haze | Cartoon

Have you been affected by the smoke coming down from the Canada fires?… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 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 while driving. Don’t watch a video while driving. Don’t read while driving. Not… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2017

Heat wave | Cartoon

How are you staying cool in this heat?… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 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 year. With the start of the school comes football season, new teachers and… Continue reading

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 System, as I have done since becoming KCLS’ Interim Director, appreciates the breadth… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2017

Oppose GOP health care bill | Letter

The U.S. Senate plan is not a health care bill. It is a massive transfer of wealth from working people to Wall Street. The Senate… Continue reading

  • Jul 29, 2017

Coming of Age…Again, coming soon | Guest Column

What’s happening to my body? Where will I be living and what will I be doing in five years? Am I going to have enough… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Vote ‘No’ on Prop. 1 | Letter

If you live in King County, vote “No” on subsidies to Big Art, vote “No” on Proposition 1. It’s a 0.1 percent sales tax to… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Reporter welcomes Campbell into the fold | Editorial

Change. There are a few cliches I can say about it being the only constant in life, but I won’t. What I will say is,… Continue reading

New cellphone laws are in place | Cartoon

Do you know what the new laws are?… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2017

Support the RAISE Family Caregivers Act | Letter

Caregiving can be an emotionally, physically and financially draining role. Across Washington state, there are more than 335,000 people providing unpaid care for people with… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017

Join us for City Hall for All | Guest column

City government is your government. It is our job to represent each and every person in Kirkland and to provide the services and quality of… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2017