Opinion

A Court Ruling To Be Thankful For: ‘Presidents Are Not Kings’ | Dick Polman

As we survey the havoc that President Trump and his sycophants have wreaked on the institutions of government, we can at least be thankful, during… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Dec. 3

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2019

Trump’s 147th week in office | In cartoons

Hi-ho! Hi-ho! It’s off to jail we go! Our cartoon chronicle of Donald J. Trump as president continues with a look back at the Trump’s… Continue reading

Candidate thanks voters for support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’d like to thank everyone who voted for me in the race to fill Position 3 of the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2019

Island’s low voter turnout is disgraceful | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Well, the election results are in, and the good citizens of Bainbridge Island have spoken. Or the 50 percent or so who… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Dec. 2

Today’s cartoon is by Michael Kountouris, Greece.… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Dec. 1

Today’s cartoon is by Arcadio Esquivel, Costa Rica.… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2019

Ho, Ho, the Mistletoe | Peter Funt

During the Holiday Season, which now stretches from Autumnal Equinox to New Year’s Day, it’s nearly impossible to turn on the radio or walk through… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2019

It’s time. End the draft, once and for all | Rivera Sun

We may be months away from ending the U.S. military draft, once and for all. After a court ruled that the male-only draft was unconstitutional,… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 30

Today’s cartoon is by Peter Kuper, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 29

Today’s cartoon is by Peter Kuper, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 28

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

  • Nov 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving 2019

Artwork by Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle.… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2019

Are You Thankful for Any of These Things? | Danny Tyree

With festive turkey-based feasts fast approaching, and having just re-watched a classic Thanksgiving-themed Steve Martin video, I thought it appropriate that I share a few… Continue reading

City’s fireworks ban should go to a vote | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am 78 years old and have lived for 43 years on Bainbridge Island. Since I moved here in 1976 we have… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019

This I Know | Madeleine Swietlik

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  • Nov 27, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 27

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee, Counterpoint.… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019

Trump’s 146th week in office | In cartoons

Onward! Our cartoon chronicle of Donald J. Trump as president continues with a look back at the Trump’s 146th week in the White House. This… Continue reading

America First? Nope, It’s Trump First. | John L. Micek

The Trump administration’s foreign policy, such as it is, has been described a lot of different ways. But one word that’s never been applied to… Continue reading

We need election security funding now | Letter to the editor

To the editor: According to the New York Times, all 50 states were hacked in 2016. Federal investigators determined it was a “sweeping and systematic”… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2019