Opinion

Time to honor our outstanding citizens and first-responders

We’re asking for your help in filling out that list by nominating deserving people.

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

YMCA of Grays Harbor offering national mentoring program for kids and teens in Washington

The Reach & Rise Mentoring Program was created to match mentors with youth.

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

Maybe Trump isn’t a strongman at all

He is, by the standards to which we have become accustomed, a weak president.

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

Chaos as variety of resistance blasts Trump

Are unelected bureaucrats were exerting too much political power?

  • Feb 21st, 2017

How can we put an end to the cycle of obstruction?

Both sides seem to believe that if they stand firm, yelling “no” with sufficient fervor, the opposition will eventually back down.

  • Feb 21st, 2017

What’s really new at the border?

Most consumers of policy information are seeing it through the distorting lens of perceived political intentions.

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Kremlingate deserves a hearing

Some curious connections between the Trump camp and the Kremlin already have come to light.

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Waiting for Trump’s move on Dreamers

Trump’s deportation machine revved up this week, and quickly backfired.

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

A list of commonly used Trumpglish words and phrases followed by their English translation.

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Eli Lake: Flynn is just the first target

Selective leaks could be a two-edged sword

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Nothing new here — Washington has always been notoriously leaky

The leaks are certain to continue — and thank heaven for that.

  • Feb 15th, 2017

The publisher as we knew him

Longtime Wenatchee World Publisher Wilfred Woods died on Saturday.

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Why trade deals are complicated

They’re complicated because regulation is complicated.

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Flynn is just the first target

Flynn was just thrown under the bus.

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Digital age has given everyone a megaphone

Political correctness means something different now that television is no longer the dominant medium for mass communication.

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Trump is exactly the president modern America deserves

Social media seems to be today’s preferred medium of self-expression.

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Warren persisted, and all women should do the same

Three little words that women can draw on for decades to come.

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Rescuing our schools

Obama’s administration played a dictatorial role in public schools.

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Stephen Bannon’s worldview is deeply troubling

Bannon’s radical worldview should unnerve anyone who still thinks American democracy is based on religious and political tolerance.

  • Feb 7th, 2017

It pays to keep women engaged with science

Why, in later years, do so few girls and women wind up exploring careers in science and math?

  • Feb 7th, 2017