Opinion

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Not all festive about Trump’s inauguration | The Petri Dish

There may be a little extra elbow room for Democratic lawmakers at…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

 

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Alaska Airlines performance unsurpassed | Brunell

Fifty years ago, Boeing, Weyerhaeuser and PACCAR were the “Crème de la…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

 

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Boeing’s Conner leaves our region a better place | GUEST OP

By Chris Gregoire/For the Reporter When Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO Ray Conner…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

 

New Year’s Resolutions for 2017: less sugar and a recycling reset | Metzler

It’s that time of the year when thoughts turn to renewal and…

  • Jan 19th, 2017
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‘Slog’ of a session? | The Petri Dish

McCleary 8, Legislature try to solve riddle to fund public ed

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Avoiding déjà vu all over again | Brunell

Rhe late Yogi Berra coined the phrase “it’s déjà vu all over…

  • Jan 16th, 2017

Best books of 2016 | WASDIN

Public libraries play an integral part in meeting the needs of communities…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Cop shootings and job stress increased last year | Brunell

The number of police officers shot and killed last year rose dramatically.…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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Heavy work ahead | Shiers cartoon

The 2017 Legislative Session promises to be one of the most challenging…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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Battle brews over Planned Parenthood practices, issues | The Petri Dish

A politically contentious investigation by Congressional Republicans into the practices of Planned…

  • Jan 5th, 2017

Help offered: for a healthier you

By Susan Johnson/Regional Director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region…

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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2016: The year we got it wrong | THE PETRI DISH

This wasn’t a very good year for many of the nation’s venerable…

  • Jan 1st, 2017
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Washington apples making a comeback | Brunell

This year’s good news is Washington apple production is the second best…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Dawgs take on heralded Tide | Shiers cartoon

Pac-12 champion Washington (12-1) battles mighty Alabama (13-0), the defending national champion,…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Act worth supporting | LETTERS

The Republican Party is in a mad rush to cancel the Affordable…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016
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State Democratic leaders try to pick up the pieces | The Petri Dish

A fierce fight is underway for the top leadership post of the…

  • Dec 22nd, 2016
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ATBD: Is it beneficial for taxpayers?

In 2012 the City of Auburn asked voters to approve a Road…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Money tree? What might weigh it down | Shiers cartoon

Plenty is at stake with Gov. Inslee’s budgetary priorities.

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Let’s move on | LETTERS

We had an election and the Republicans won. It’s time to stop…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Where are they to go? Homeless deserve our attention | LETTERS

In response to “What to do about homeless around library?” Auburn Reporter,…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Women are making progress

In response to Delaney Mathews’ Dec. 9 letter to the editor (“Women…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Million Wreaths Across America | Brunell

Tahoma National Cemetery to host ceremony Saturday

  • Dec 15th, 2016
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Why less holiday haste can mean more holiday waste | Metzler

Even the Grinch would have to agree: the hustle and bustle of…

  • Dec 15th, 2016

Elector’s long shot bid to remove a president | The Petri Dish

If by some chance Alexander Hamilton could transport through time to the…

  • Dec 15th, 2016
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Sounders seize the moment | Shiers cartoon

Soccer sensations return home champions

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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Trump appointment unacceptable | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Once again, I write regarding racism in our government and the need…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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Doing the City’s work more efficiently | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

For months now, members of the Auburn City Council have been in…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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Top 10 ways to make KCLS a part of your holiday celebrations | ON THE SHELF

The King County Library System is a tremendous resource all year round.…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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Inslee renews complex task to fund schools | THE PETRI DISH

Governor has bright outlook on the state’s economy

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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In tribute | Shiers cartoon

Honoring those lost in their duty to protect us

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Special thanks to Athens for community supper

I want to thank Athens Pizza & Pasta for hosting its fifth…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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When teachers lead, students – and schools – succeed | GUEST OP

ATLA can serve as a model for school districts

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Plenty on the line

Dawgs, Buffs battle for the Pac-12 crown | Shiers

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Feeling misrepresented | LETTER

Lawmakers from Washington state took a stand last week against racism, misogyny,…

  • Nov 25th, 2016
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Willing to give Trump a chance | LETTER

I would like to thank Brian Beckley for the best Our Corner…

  • Nov 25th, 2016
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What will we reap from the election ? | GUEST OP

Regardless of whom we voted for, it’s time to lead.

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Reasons to be thankful for what transpired this past election season | Petri Dish

With Thanksgiving upon us, we take a few moments to consider those…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Despite our turmoil, Americans are blessed | Brunell

For some, Thanksgiving is a time to gather with family and friends…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Cougs, Dawgs ready for showdown | Shiers cartoon

Rivals go at it Friday at Martin Stadium

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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May I share my joy? | LETTER

On election day, I waited patiently, glued to Fox News practically all…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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