Opinion

Drawing the line

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 8:31AM

Saturday was a busy day in Snoqualmie and North Bend. I think I forgot how many visitors the depots and the trains can bring to the Valley on a sunny day, until I drove through downtown Snoqualmie Saturday and saw the sidewalks stuffed with strollers, kids eating ice cream cones and parents watchful of traffic.

 

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Candidates file for office this week; voters, start thinking

  • May 18, 2016 at 8:30AM

If you're starting to think the campaign season has already gone on longer than a typical election does, you're not alone — and we still have five months to go before the general election. Now, here's the good news. It's finally filing week, when candidates for office put their money up and start getting serious about campaigning. Or is that bad news?

Presidential Primary offers a voice for all

  • May 5, 2016 at 8:30AM

Contributed by Secretary of State Kim Wyman

Opinion: Great photos take a lot of work, attention to detail

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 9:30AM

Someone asked me last week what I look for when I take a photo for the paper. Considering we're in the final days of our annual reader photo contest — entries due this Friday — it was timely and relevant. It was also something I should have talked about weeks ago.

Opinion: Love for the library, in person or online

  • Apr 15, 2016 at 9:30AM

Libraries have been a recurring theme in a lot of my conversations lately. Where are they, should we highlight them in the Chamber of Commerce directory coming out in this week's paper or the visitor's guide next month, and if so, how much? And, behind that, just how important a part of the community is a library, anyway?

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