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Other Papers Say: Headlines readers want in 2020

January 5, 2020, 6:01am Columns

This editorial originally appeared in The Seattle Times: Read story

McFeatters: Some predictions for 2020

January 3, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Anyone who says he or she knows what is going to happen in 2020 is either arrogant or crazy or both. Read story

Camden: ’19 mentions both honorable, not

January 1, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Last year might go down in history as the year that a Washington governor ran for president for a while before giving up, the year the Legislature finished its budget on time or the year a political novice beat a city council veteran for the job of Spokane mayor. Read story

Saunders: 18 old enough to vote, not vape?

December 31, 2019, 6:01am Columns

I started smoking in high school and quit in my early 20s. I wish I never smoked, but I did. I thought it was cool until I knew it was stupid. That’s when I quit. Read story

Page: Hatcher last of 1st black mayors

December 30, 2019, 6:01am Columns

He was the last of the firsts. Read story

A look at the most-viewed high school sports stories of 2019

December 29, 2019, 6:00pm Columns

High schools: Tim Martinez Read story

Olen: Apparent toilet hoax hits nerve

December 29, 2019, 6:01am Columns

The Internet exploded in a rare moment of horrified unity this month, after Wired UK published an article about a new toilet supposedly being promoted to workplaces. Wired said the creator of the StandardToilet told them that it is slanted at a 13-degree downward angle designed to put pressure on the legs and make remaining on the loo painfully uncomfortable after about five minutes. The goal: Eliminate employee lollygagging in… Read story

Murphy: Federal workers deserve thanks

December 29, 2019, 6:01am Columns

Few jobs are ever easy. But the last year for the roughly 2 million federal employees of the United States has been more than just difficult. For some, it’s been expensive. For many, it’s been demoralizing. And for the Foreign Service officers who came forward to tell the House Intelligence Committee what they knew about President Donald Trump’s conversations with the president of Ukraine over the summer, the year has… Read story

Other Papers Say: Legislature should expel Matt Shea immediately

December 29, 2019, 6:01am Columns

This editorial originally appeared in The News Tribune of Tacoma: Read story

Will: 235 days that rattled China

December 29, 2019, 6:01am Columns

They were 235 days that shook the world, rattled China’s regime and refuted the most pernicious wishful thinking since the appeasement of dictators collapsed eight decades ago. Nothing more momentous happened in 2019 than Hong Kong’s heroic insurrection. Read story