Opinion

Cooper: Democracy at its (insert word here)

One of the joys of being the grandmother of an adult granddaughter…

 

How our lawmakers voted — March 29, 2017

With a month to go in this 105-day legislative session, the state…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

 

Notes from your City Manager — March 29, 2017

Editor’s note: City of Sequim manager Charlie Bush provides weekly updates to…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

 

Letters to the Editor — Sequim Gazette, March 29, 2017

Save World Heritage Site Hopefully everyone knows that our Olympic National Park…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Water Matters: Broken records

The previous record for the fastest rate of broken records is now…

Guest Opinion: Open minds, open hearts, open arms in Sequim

What do we mean when we say Sequim is a friendly community?…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

How our lawmakers voted — March 22, 2017

State lawmakers shifted their focus back to committee work this week, following…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Letters to the Editor — March 22, 2017

SHS grad supports GSA With frustration and sadness, I read an opinion…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Letters to the Editor — Sequim Gazette, March 15, 2017

Intolerance exemplified “Learn your biology” (Letters to the Editor, Sequim Gazette, March…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Guest Opinion: ‘Difference can lead to something great’

Dear Jerry Ludke of Port Angeles, We students of the GSA club…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Cooper: As if it couldn’t get worse

Imagine being young, artistic, energetic, excited about life and the only thing…

How our lawmakers voted — March 8, 2017

Lawmakers last week rushed to pass hundreds of bills ahead of the…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Letters to the Editor — Sequim Gazette, March 8, 2017

Railings needed on Sequim-Dungeness Way I have often wondered when driving to…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Guest Opinion: Lawmakers must consider costs of all taxes

As lawmakers in Olympia inch toward adjournment, they must keep in mind…

Notes from your City Manager — March 1, 2017

Week ending March 3 • Spring Clean-Up — We had a discussion…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Letters to the Editor — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Consider the alternatives A letter in the current (Feb. 22) Sequim Gazette…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

How our lawmakers voted — March 1, 2017

How our area legislarors voted last week: House Bill 1843 — Fulfilling…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Guest Opinion: Carbon tax, a bad idea whose time has not come

At one time, a popular metaphor for government overreach was to say…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

From the Back Nine: Cripes, I have gripes

This morning when I woke up, I was Andy Rooney. Well, OK,…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Cornfield: Debating the state’s death penalty stance

A vote, up or down, on abolishing the death penalty in Washington.…

Think About It: Mission or assembly line driven medicine?

A giant and unexpected revolution occurred in the delivery of medical care…

Water Matters: With snowfall, size matters

This is not about federal politics, nor the passage of the school…

Cornfield: Olympia wrestles with footing the bill for education

This may surprise you but one thing legislative leaders and the governor…

How our lawmakers voted — Feb. 22, 2017

How our state legislators voted last week: • House Bill 1121, Changing…

Brunell: When you dig deeper, the president’s ‘tough talk’ on trade doesn’t sound as good

When President Trump spoke to Boeing workers at its South Carolina production…

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 22, 2017

Share your voice with your congressman All over the county, politicians are…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Verbatim: Being homeless in Clallam County

Chris, an Olympic Peninsula resident who requested to remain anonymous for this…

Guest column: Notes from your City Manager

Editor’s note: The following is the first of a regular column from…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Opinion: Letters to the Editor

Time to ‘drain the swamp’ In response to “Abolish Electoral College” (Letters…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

How our lawmakers voted

How our state legislators voted last week: • Senate Bill 5079, Concerning…

Guest opinion: Consider our universal rights

By Jessica Craig For the Sequim Gazette

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Cornfield: More than McCleary on Olympia’s education agenda

Maybe it’s the constitutional scrap incited by the McCleary school funding decision.…

Cooper: Shock and awful

The Midwest farmer stood alone and spoke for himself. The farmer didn’t…

Guest Opinion: North of Falcon process underway earlier

The 2017 state and tribal salmon season-setting process got an earlier start…

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 8, 2017

Support both school levies I encourage Sequim residents to vote yes on…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Cornfield: Legislators looking into property tax tweak for school funding

A bipartisan alliance of lawmakers wants to rewrite one of the state’s…

Brunell: Washington state has a lot riding on NAFTA

In 1993, President Bill Clinton was pictured holding a Washington apple while…

How our lawmakers voted

How our state legislators voted last week: • Senate Bill 5607, Concerning…

Think About It: Capital idea!

“It would mean so much to my staff to have modern equipment,”…

Guest Opinion: Support for the YMCA is support for the community

This letter is in response to the many articles relating to the…

  • Feb 1st, 2017