Opinion

Fill in the blanks | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Dec. 01, 2017.

Based on experience, get your PSA screened yearly | LETTER

“Modern medicine makes it easier for each of us to take charge and be responsible for our own health.”

  • Dec 1, 2017

What we can learn from our Canadian neighbors | COMMENTARY

“How much do you know about Canada? If you’re like most Americans, not much.”

Trickle-down equation may not add up, Dems say | COMMENTARY

Democrats are hoping that as long as they show the numbers don’t add up then maybe the votes won’t either.

  • Nov 27, 2017

First in line |COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Nov. 24, 2017.

Face your prejudices, open your mind | COMMENTARY

“It’s a healthy experience to interact with others who do not share our religious or political beliefs.”

Thank you for your support, votes | LETTER

Thank you so much for your belief in me during this past election! Words really cannot express my gratitude for your support. We are truly… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2017

A monster of our own making | OUR CORNER

“We have to deal with a monster of our own making, and though it was born of reason, it has turned to madness.”

Don’t give in to the pressure of driving drowsy | GUEST COMMENTARY

Eleven years ago, a drowsy-driving car wreck left me with injuries that still challenge me today.

  • Nov 13, 2017

To my sea sisters — and families of veterans | OUR CORNER

To all of my sea sisters who are on this journey with me… thank you.

Renton Chamber of Commerce ‘makes a difference’ | LETTER

In the spirit of this Thanksgiving season, we want to give our sincere thanks for and to the Renton Chamber of Commerce. The Renton Chamber… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Elections are boring | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Nov. 03, 2017.

Who votes? | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Nov. 03, 2017.

10 reasons I’m voting for Diane Dobson | LETTER

Why am I voting for Diane Dobson? 1. I see her everywhere in our community. She is passionately involved in our community, the downtown core… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Armondo Pavone is a true team player | LETTER

During the past four years, Armondo Pavone has faithfully represented the citizens of Renton during his first-term on council and deserves to be re-elected for… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Diane Dobson ‘is not a politician, she is a true leader’ | LETTER

I grew up in Renton and went to school with Diane as kids. I moved to the south and came back after decades to find… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Jami Smith ‘will advocate for Renton’ | LETTER

Renton means a lot to me, and as a lifelong resident and business owner here, I want to see strong and balanced leadership guiding this… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Jami Smith is ‘an extremely well-qualified person’ | LETTER

I believe we need a change in Renton City Council Position No. 6 and that is why I am supporting Jami Smith. Jami Smith is… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

We are fortunate to have Ruth Perez on our City Council | LETTER

I am writing a letter of support for Ruth Perez for Renton City Council position 6. I contacted Ruth several months ago with a problem… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Wayfinding: Is it worth it? | GUEST COMMENTARY

By Jeffery Kelly (Guest Columnist) Before we had cell phones in our hands or GPS units were in our cars, there were paper maps, gas… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017