Ray Miller-Still

Fake news or bad reporting?

Fake news or bad reporting?

“This has not been a good month for reporting. But one wrong fact does not fake news make.”

Fake news or bad reporting?
A monster of our own making | OUR CORNER

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.”

A monster of our own making | OUR CORNER
Using underwear to examine women’s history

Using underwear to examine women’s history

Do you have one of grandma’s girdles laying around somewhere, or your great-aunt Betty’s bustle? The White River Valley Museum is putting out the call for all sorts fashion items and accessories to be displayed in their upcoming exhibit, “Suffer for Beauty: Women’s History Revealed by Undergarments.”

Using underwear to examine women’s history
Professional painters and volunteers from Big Change Recovery Homes spent a week painting Angie Keaty’s home a bright green. Keaty is the co-founder of Battlefield Addiction, a local non-profit support group for families of drug addicts. Battlefield Addiction often partners with Big Change Recovery. Photo by Ray Still

Painting a different picture of battling addiction

Local painting company teaches recovering addicts trade skills; in turn, recoverees gave back to Battlefield Addiction, a local non-profit support group for the families of addicts.

Professional painters and volunteers from Big Change Recovery Homes spent a week painting Angie Keaty’s home a bright green. Keaty is the co-founder of Battlefield Addiction, a local non-profit support group for families of drug addicts. Battlefield Addiction often partners with Big Change Recovery. Photo by Ray Still
Resisting the ‘alt-right’ rise | OUR CORNER

Resisting the ‘alt-right’ rise | OUR CORNER

“Before we even get into this, I need to say that I loathe the term ‘alt-right.’”

Resisting the ‘alt-right’ rise | OUR CORNER
Exchange program brings cultural understanding

Exchange program brings cultural understanding

Across Washington, high school seniors are celebrating their graduation while other students are getting pumped for summer vacation. But around the world, some students are… Continue reading

Exchange program brings cultural understanding
The Surrogates: Life, only better? | POINT OF REVIEW

The Surrogates: Life, only better? | POINT OF REVIEW

“Is living through a surrogate still living? Is living through a surrogate still human?”

The Surrogates: Life, only better? | POINT OF REVIEW
Put a ring on it the way you want to | OUR CORNER

Put a ring on it the way you want to | OUR CORNER

“It’s your wedding, and no one else’s.”

Put a ring on it the way you want to | OUR CORNER

Sometimes an answer is very simple | OUR CORNER

“Lift the gag. Save lives. Sometimes the answer really is that simple.”

Bad call, Buzzfeed | OUR CORNER

Bad call, Buzzfeed | OUR CORNER

“What Buzzfeed did may have helped American journalism as an institution inch closer to its demise.”

Bad call, Buzzfeed | OUR CORNER
Body of missing firefighter found

Body of missing firefighter found

Ken Ward’s body was found near Wildhorse Monument near George, Wash. Oct. 22.

Body of missing firefighter found
Renton resident and Mountainview Fire and Rescue Firefighter Ken Ward has been missing since Saturday.

Body of missing firefighter found near George, Wash.

Ken Ward, 43, of Renton was missing since Oct. 15.

Renton resident and Mountainview Fire and Rescue Firefighter Ken Ward has been missing since Saturday.
Renton resident and Mountainview Fire and Rescue Firefighter Ken Ward has been missing since Saturday.

Body of missing firefighter found near George, Wash.

Ken Ward, 43, of Renton was missing since Oct. 15.

Renton resident and Mountainview Fire and Rescue Firefighter Ken Ward has been missing since Saturday.

Talking about transgender issues | OUR CORNER

It's looking like Washington's new bathroom laws are staying in place, for now.

Talking about transgender issues | OUR CORNER

It's looking like Washington's new bathroom laws are staying in place, for now.

Chicken pox vaccine requirement goes into effect this fall

Students are not required to be vaccinated if they already had two doses of the vaccine, have had chickenpox in the past, or have had a blood test showing they are immune.