Opinion

Newton, Einstein and 3 realities

We all live simultaneously in three realities, states theoretical physicist Max Tegmark in his book

  • Apr 27, 2017

Who gets blame for another special session?

Another special session is upon us

  • Apr 26, 2017

The importance of understanding taxes

It’s that time of year again: property tax statements have recently come out from King County

  • Apr 24, 2017

Distractive driving goes beyond the law

State lawmakers agreed our distractive driving laws need stiffening

  • Apr 24, 2017

A tiny little squiggle of ink

Ah the Oxford comma

  • Apr 21, 2017

Implementing a hiring and spending freeze for 2016-2017

The Kent School District is well known for its being extraordinary

  • Apr 20, 2017

Major parties lack trust, competence

When sizing up someone, which trait is more important

  • Apr 19, 2017

Entrepreneurs remain the key to America’s success

American entrepreneurs’ ability to invent, create and bring products and services to market makes our nation great

  • Apr 15, 2017

Rejigging real estate excise tax

House Democrats may have divined an approach to achieve some of the dividends they’ve been seeking

  • Apr 13, 2017

If our leaders simply accepted blame

“The BUCK STOPS here” was a sign that sat on President Harry Truman’s desk

  • Apr 12, 2017

Put a ring on it the way you want to

We are finally nearing the end of the logistical hell that is wedding planning.

  • Apr 6, 2017

Trump fumbling early chance at success

“Trump identified the right problem too early,” according to “Geopolitical Futures” analyst George Friedman

  • Apr 5, 2017

State carbon tax would be harmful

Olympia is working to finish the next two-year state budget and adjourn the so-called “carbon tax”

  • Apr 1, 2017

The secret in the classroom revealed

Cellphones have become the talk of the town in Washington, D.C. with suspicion

To become smarter, challenge your beliefs

“If you don’t like the way we are bringing you up, find those who do better and copy them.”

  • Mar 29, 2017

POG is Worth Another Look

In 2003, Gov. Gary Locke (D) faced a 10 percent revenue hole in the state’s budget

  • Mar 26, 2017

All students are welcome at the Kent School District | Watts Happening

I want you to know every student is welcome in the Kent School District

  • Mar 25, 2017

Reader disagrees with Rich Elfers

I wholeheartedly disagree with the majority of the emotional piece Mr. Elfers wrote

  • Mar 24, 2017

Alzheimer’s research must be funded to fight the disease

The Alzheimer’s Association’s 2017 Facts and Figures report found a soaring prevalence

  • Mar 23, 2017