Opinion

Fraudster-in-Chief | Letter

In October 2016, a neighbor explained to me he was supporting then-presidential-candidate Donald Trump because Trump was a genius who received only $1 million from… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2019

Paying twice for their mistakes | Windows and Mirrors

Southeast Asians are at greater risk of being deported to countries many haven’t been to since they were young or have never been to.

Sound Transit will be in legislative spotlight

Lawmakers insisted throughout the 2018 session they wanted to provide some car tab relief but adjourned without doing anything.

Make your passwords accessible to your heirs | Coming of Age… Again

How to make your online sites accessible to your loved ones.

  • Jan 7, 2019

A new year at KCLS | Guest editorial

Library director recounts successes of first year at helm.

Happy holidays, from our table to yours | From Kirkland to Quito

A look at some Ecuadorian holiday traditions.

  • Jan 1, 2019

Dear Hannah: Answers to your holiday recycling conundrums

Green practices for the holiday season.

  • Dec 27, 2018

Come together…but not just right now | Windows and Mirrors

We shouldn’t be coming together just during the holidays or when disaster strikes.

Lawmakers reading bills for guns, helmets, soju

Here is a snapshot of a few bills that have been pre-filed for introduction on opening day of the upcoming legislative session.

A missed opportunity | Letter

Your article (“Let’s talk about race,” Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Dec. 14) missed an opportunity to explain the reasons for the enormity of racism. All humans are… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

United we stand — divided we fall | Letter

I can’t really believe that there are people that believe if you are not white you are inferior, living in the United States of America.… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2018

Helping your loved one cope with loss during the holidays | Guest editorial

Here are a few ways to provide support and honor those who may be grieving this holiday season.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Let’s talk about race | Windows and Mirrors

The more we talk about it, the more we can prevent incidents from happening.

Easing out from behind the wheel | Coming of Age…Again

There are ways to make the transition to give up driving less traumatic.

  • Dec 11, 2018

Five stars, best books and a commitment to intellectual freedom

KCLS was named a Five Star Library, which recognizes the services it provides to the community.

One way to address homelessness | Letter

Why is Seattle’s homelessness problem getting worse not better? Some people are blaming it on theincrease in rent in Seattle, so people just can’t afford… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

Innocent until proven guilty | Letter

Yes, today’s world is truly frightening. We are now living in a twilight zone where truth is rejected and error is accepted, good is called… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

The sweetness of coming together | Windows and Mirrors

For immigrant women on the Eastside, Turkcha is here to help.

State revenues to reach $50B but new fees or taxes loom

The state has never had so much money to spend on government. Inslee says it is still not enough.

  • Nov 29, 2018

Sleeping in troubled times

While adequate sleep is critical to good health and longevity, sleep deprivation is currently on the rise.

  • Nov 28, 2018