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Editorial cartoons for Friday, Oct. 9

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

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The candidates for Washington State Treasurer are incumbent Duane Davidson, a Republican; and state Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way.

Editorial: Pellicciotti best choice for state’s treasurer

Current Treasurer Duane Davidson has many accomplishments but a poor committee attendance record.

The candidates for Washington State Treasurer are incumbent Duane Davidson, a Republican; and state Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way.

Local case was handled better than Breonna Taylor warrant

I couldn’t help but contrast what happened to Breonna Taylor with what happened to Jose Casablanca and Jessie Cruz (“Lynnwood couple face federal charges in… Continue reading

More training for officers would bring better results

After viewing recorded shootings by police in our country, many concerned citizens have offered “defunding police” as the solution. A better choice is for us… Continue reading

Trump can’t be allowed to nullify legal ballots

President Trump is now talking about getting rid of the ballots in the upcoming presidential election and having state legislatures or the U.S. Supreme Court… Continue reading

Comment: No more presidential debates? I’m OK with that

Trump’s refusal — for the moment — to accept a virtual debate won’t be a big loss to the voting public.

John Lovick (left) and April Berg

Editorial: Lovick, Berg deserve House seats for 44th district

Both Democrats offer resumes with applicable experience and thoughtful leadership.

John Lovick (left) and April Berg

Comment: Trump holding nation hostage over covid relief

His conflicting tweets regarding relief legislation in Congress read like ransom notes, not leadership.

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Editorial cartoons for Thursday, Oct. 8

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

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Everett council districts: Areas along river need own district

As residents of the neighborhoods in East Everett along the Snohomish River, we urge the city’s District Commission to form the East Everett River District… Continue reading

Harrop: A visitor finds Seattle the emerald it’s always been

Aside from some graffiti, Capitol Hill has withstood its weeks of overblown presidential attacks.

Housing help needed desperately in covid relief bill

It is outrageous that Congress has not passed additional COVID-19 relief. Where is the urgency for the millions of Americans still suffering through the worst… Continue reading

More digging into Trump’s taxes could find problems

The lead story about Trump’s tax returns in the New York Times seems, at first blush, to tell us nothing we didn’t already know or… Continue reading

President Donald Trump returns to the White House Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, in Washington, after leaving Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, in Bethesda, Md. Trump announced he tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 2. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Comment: It wasn’t Trump’s force of will that beat back covid

And more than 200,000 didn’t die because they feared the disease and allowed it to ‘dominate’ them.

President Donald Trump returns to the White House Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, in Washington, after leaving Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, in Bethesda, Md. Trump announced he tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 2. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Comment: What stops Americans from trusting science on covid?

Uncertainty arises for many in the conflicting information they hear from politicians and the media.

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Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Oct. 7

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

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Editorial: Wagoner, Joens, Eslick for 39th district

District voters would serve themselves best with a ticket split among two Republicans and a Democrat.

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Governor’s race: Inslee has done nothing to help Seattle

Where is Jay Inslee? While he flaps his gums about climate change, Seattle is burning, arsonists and would-be murderers are going free, and businesses are… Continue reading

Please wear a mask and wear it properly

Might as well get used to wearing a face mask. They will be needed for at least one more year. And make sure the mask… Continue reading

Trump shows little concern for his own supporters

I wonder if Trump’s base has caught on to the fact that he’s using them only to achieve his own ends. He cares not a… Continue reading