Opinion

Vote for Andrews is a vote for conservation | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Clean drinking water and internet access are essential for a healthy community. The KPUD manages about 50 water systems and operates 200… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018

Why Halloween is so Monstrously Like Election Day | Raging Moderate

Be careful out there folks, because we’re in the middle of that scary time of year when spooky, hollow-eyed, costumed creatures come begging for treats… Continue reading

Trump Sows the Wind, Reaps the Whirlwind | Dick Polman

Shortly after the arrest of the DNA-linked domestic bomber — turns out, big shock, that he’s a “Make America Great Again” fan who took Trump’s… Continue reading

Shame is on Life-Support | Blair Bess

Unlike most of his staged presidential moments, Donald J. Trump’s arrival in Pittsburgh earlier this week was a somber affair. The tenor was not solely… Continue reading

Keep House seat in control of Democrats | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Rep. Sherry Appleton (D) is in the State House of Representatives for our district. She is our voice in Olympia. She is… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 2

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow, Columbia Missourian.… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018

Take action on climate change with your vote | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The vast majority of Americans understand that climate change is human caused and represents a threat to our wellbeing. We also understand… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2018

Many good reasons to vote no on SAFE levy | Letter to the editor

To the editor: How can you vote against a bond levy labeled “SAFE Mobility”? If you want to be fiscally responsible, however, there are good… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2018

History has its eyes on Washington voters | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Our vote on I-1631 influences other countries. In Paris in 2015, China and the U.S. pledged to reduce climate emissions by 2030,… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 1

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida.… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2018

It’s way past time for us to fight city hall | Letter to the editor

To the editor: After reading the Sept. 28 Bainbridge Review article “Council scraps contract with deputy mayor - Bainbridge will search for a new city… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 31

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Hugging Despots | Raging Moderate

For some unfathomable reason, Donald Trump has worked himself into one heavy-duty lather over dictators. Strongmen. Warlords. Kingpins. His love of tyrants is tremendous. It… Continue reading

SAFE levy is a big boondoggle | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Vote no on the Mobility Levy Proposition 1. This boondoggle is sponsored and promoted by the same folks who built the McDonald’s… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

Benefit raises funds to cure childhood cancer | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The Bainbridge Island Bargain Boutique wants to thank the many volunteers and attendees at the “Be Part of the Cure!” fundraising event… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

The Real White Man’s Burden | Matthew Johnson

It is unfortunate that in the 21st century we are still subjected to the kind of propaganda that positions white people (men in particular) as… Continue reading

In One Pennsylvania City, a Street By Street Fight for Every Vote | John L. Micek

READING, Pa. - Paula Hass, as one former American president so often says, is fired up and ready to go. Standing in her doorway on… Continue reading

New development should pay for sidewalks, trails | Letter to the editor

To the editor: SAFE mobility levy? Really? Sounds good, but what does it really mean? I would think that with all the NEW (non affordable)… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 30

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart, Middletown, Connecticut.… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

Trump’s 90th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at Donald J. Trump’s 90th week in the White House. This week’s contributing… Continue reading