Opinion

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

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

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

Come together…but not just right now | Windows and Mirrors
Answers to holiday recycling conundrums

Answers to holiday recycling conundrums

A monthly column from Waste Management

  • Dec 19, 2018
Answers to holiday recycling conundrums
Tulin Yildiz speaks on the origin and significance of ashure in Turkish culture at Turkcha’s event at the Peter Kirk Community Center in Kirkland. Photo courtesy of Dilek Anderson

The sweetness of coming together | Windows and Mirrors

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

Tulin Yildiz speaks on the origin and significance of ashure in Turkish culture at Turkcha’s event at the Peter Kirk Community Center in Kirkland. Photo courtesy of Dilek Anderson
Letters to the Editor, Nov. 23, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Nov. 23, 2018

Salish expansion

  • Nov 24, 2018
Letters to the Editor, Nov. 23, 2018
OPINION: KCLS supports citizen engagement year-round

OPINION: KCLS supports citizen engagement year-round

Voter resources available at area libraries.

  • Nov 9, 2018
OPINION: KCLS supports citizen engagement year-round
OPINION: Detox for your body and mind

OPINION: Detox for your body and mind

Dr. Allison Apfelbaum is a naturopathic primary care doctor in Woodinville.

  • Nov 9, 2018
OPINION: Detox for your body and mind
Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo

OPINION: What happens when we believe | Windows and Mirrors

How an unlikely group of teenagers achieved success through the support of their community.

Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 26, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 26, 2018

District 8; climate change

  • Oct 26, 2018
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 26, 2018
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 19, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 19, 2018

Carbon tax; gun laws; District 8

  • Oct 19, 2018
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 19, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 12, 2018

District 8 race opinions; Criticism of President

  • Oct 12, 2018
When we ban books | Windows and Mirrors

When we ban books | Windows and Mirrors

What message does it send when certain stories are censored?

When we ban books | Windows and Mirrors
Despite paid postage, ballots still come late

Despite paid postage, ballots still come late

Even with the postage paid, thousands of Washington voters didn’t get their ballots in on time for the August primary. Collectively, auditors rejected 17,167 ballots… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2018
Despite paid postage, ballots still come late
Rumbling and rambling on the way to November | The Petri Dish

Rumbling and rambling on the way to November | The Petri Dish

Republicans have to worry about Trump. Meanwhile, big money is flowing into initiative campaigns.

  • Aug 25, 2018
Rumbling and rambling on the way to November | The Petri Dish
It’s time for back to school and back to basics for recycling

It’s time for back to school and back to basics for recycling

With a little help from the “Three Rs,” we can reduce the environmental impact of back-to-school shopping.

It’s time for back to school and back to basics for recycling
The default in our own stories | Editorial

The default in our own stories | Editorial

Senior editor Samantha Pak reflects on what representation in media means to her.

The default in our own stories | Editorial
No excuse for fake news rhetoric | Editorial

No excuse for fake news rhetoric | Editorial

Journalists are being tossed into the anti-media waters being chummed by President Trump and others.

  • Aug 16, 2018
No excuse for fake news rhetoric | Editorial
Just add water | Editorial

Just add water | Editorial

Since 1913, the Valley Record has been one of the threads that bind this Valley together.

Just add water | Editorial
Pak headshot

Freedom to feel safe | Reporter’s Desk

Let’s not forget that July 4 is a day that celebrates the freedoms we have in this country.

Pak headshot
Summer — and summer reading — is finally here | Book Nook

Summer — and summer reading — is finally here | Book Nook

The theme this year, Libraries Rock, includes a line‐up of programs and activities for all.

  • Jun 25, 2018
Summer — and summer reading — is finally here | Book Nook
State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

Washington also is considering becoming more significant by moving its primary to early March.

  • Jun 21, 2018
State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020