Opinion

State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

Washington also is considering becoming more significant by moving its primary to early March.

State Dems may abandon caucus chaos in time for 2020

Signature of registered voter is a coveted commodity

The competitive nature of the initiative and referendum season now peaking in Washington.

Remembering a ‘bright light’ in Bellevue | Editor’s Note

Remembering a ‘bright light’ in Bellevue | Editor’s Note

Longtime Bellevue Police Department volunteer Bernie Krane passes away.

Remembering a ‘bright light’ in Bellevue | Editor’s Note
Photo by Matt Phelps

President, governor or retirement — only Inslee knows his plan

What we do know is that he’s off to Iowa in June to deliver the keynote address at a party fundraiser.

Photo by Matt Phelps
It’s time to make Western Washington coal-free | Guest Column

It’s time to make Western Washington coal-free | Guest Column

For Washington to be a true climate leader, PSE needs to get out of the coal business.

  • May 15, 2018
It’s time to make Western Washington coal-free | Guest Column
Reporter Raechel Dawson says farewell to journalism career

Reporter Raechel Dawson says farewell to journalism career

Eastside journalist moves on after six years in field.

Reporter Raechel Dawson says farewell to journalism career
Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald                                Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald

Eyman says he will spend $500K of his own money on initiative

The conservative activist’s self-financing claim points to a lack of deep-pocketed donors.

Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald                                Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald
Learning to manage emotions with Dialectical Behavior Therapy | YES

Learning to manage emotions with Dialectical Behavior Therapy | YES

Explore the model that’s helping thousands of teens in YES’ care get on track to a healthier life.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Learning to manage emotions with Dialectical Behavior Therapy | YES
Speak up to help silent sufferers of domestic violence | Guest Column

Speak up to help silent sufferers of domestic violence | Guest Column

Leveraging the heightened awareness sparked by the #metoo movement.

  • Apr 3, 2018
Speak up to help silent sufferers of domestic violence | Guest Column
King County Libraries are among the busiest in the nation | Book Nook

King County Libraries are among the busiest in the nation | Book Nook

Every spring, King County Library System presents its annual report to the Board of Trustees. Our “Year in Review” is a compilation of stories, statistics… Continue reading

King County Libraries are among the busiest in the nation | Book Nook
Editorial: Tariffs on newsprint a threat to newspapers

Editorial: Tariffs on newsprint a threat to newspapers

U.S. tariffs on Canadian paper have surged costs for newspapers with little benefit for U.S. mills.

  • Mar 28, 2018
Editorial: Tariffs on newsprint a threat to newspapers
Bellevue Reporter joins forces with Eastside papers to serve you better | Editor’s Note

Bellevue Reporter joins forces with Eastside papers to serve you better | Editor’s Note

You may have noticed a new style in this week’s Reporter. A sleek black masthead and even a few new elements. But now that you’ve… Continue reading

Bellevue Reporter joins forces with Eastside papers to serve you better | Editor’s Note
Heroin injection sites are not the answer to opioid epidemic | Guest Column

Heroin injection sites are not the answer to opioid epidemic | Guest Column

Response to article about Vancouver’s legal heroin injection sites to combat opioid epidemic.

  • Mar 5, 2018
Heroin injection sites are not the answer to opioid epidemic | Guest Column
Talking about diversity with kids | Guest editorial

Talking about diversity with kids | Guest editorial

A few tips for how parents can approach the topic of diversity with younger children.

  • Feb 22, 2018
Talking about diversity with kids | Guest editorial
Singles’ Awareness Day | Guest Column

Singles’ Awareness Day | Guest Column

One single person’s view of Valentine’s.

  • Feb 14, 2018
Singles’ Awareness Day | Guest Column
Place on the Eastside where Christmas spirit thrives year-round | Guest Column

Place on the Eastside where Christmas spirit thrives year-round | Guest Column

Crossroads Mall in Bellevue is a melting pot of people.

  • Feb 9, 2018
Place on the Eastside where Christmas spirit thrives year-round | Guest Column
Message from new KCLS director | Book Nook

Message from new KCLS director | Book Nook

Director excited to oversee completion of $172 million Capital Improvement Plan.

  • Feb 1, 2018
Message from new KCLS director | Book Nook
Time to focus on school choice in Bellevue and across America | Guest Column

Time to focus on school choice in Bellevue and across America | Guest Column

by Andrew R. Campanella National School Choice Week Next week, schools, homeschool groups, organizations and individuals in Washington and across America will work together to… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2018
Time to focus on school choice in Bellevue and across America | Guest Column
Gov. Jay Inslee speaks with Sound Publishing staff during a meeting on Jan. 20 at the Bellevue Reporter office. Photo by Matt Phelps/Kirkland Reporter

Judge delivers crushing blow to Inslee’s Clean Air Rule

It was the centerpiece of the governor’s crusade against climate change. Now it’s gone.

Gov. Jay Inslee speaks with Sound Publishing staff during a meeting on Jan. 20 at the Bellevue Reporter office. Photo by Matt Phelps/Kirkland Reporter
For opponents of a carbon tax, an initiative threat looms

For opponents of a carbon tax, an initiative threat looms

If legislators don’t act on the governor’s legislation, a plan could land on the November ballot.

For opponents of a carbon tax, an initiative threat looms