Trump vs. Hillary: Embarrassment vs. Evil

Everyone knows I’m not a Trump supporter.

Congress needs a history lesson

More than 100 Eastern Washington residents spent a couple hours Wednesday talking about problems caused by federal land management policies.

Predecessors back Wyman


We should be grateful that Washington’s elections are trustworthy, accurate, and run by Secretary of State Kim Wyman.

Trump alternative looking better


Remember when the 15-plus candidates were vying for the right to represent the Republican party in this year’s presidential race?

A way out for Mabton?

It’s a conundrum for the city of Mabton. No doubt about it.

Immigrant study offers sobering facts

The Center for Immigration Studies has released an in-depth analysis of America’s foreign-born residents titled, “Immigrants in the United States,” evaluating immigrants’ progress during their residency.

Restore grandparents’ rights in our state


All alienated grandparents should get involved in signing and asking others to sign onto Initiative 877 — “Children Need Grandparents” — to restore the rewritten grandparents rights measure.

Credit Dr. Couturier for his service to our city


Dr. Ron Couturier has rendered service to Sunnyside for over 30 years as a private, family practice physician.

Writer opposes using ‘illegal’ description

Regarding people being called “illegal” in your Sept. 30 editorial, you are really ignorant about this topic.

‘Empty promises’ a concern for reader


Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers’ empty promises and lies, and her allegiance to Donald Trump’s racist, hate-filled misogynistic message belie her self-proclaimed image of a caring individual.

Call it the ‘U.S. Fire Service’

The costs to fight wildfires has risen so high that a pair of Montana senators suggest the U.S. Forest Service should be renamed “U.S. Fire Service.”

National Newspaper Week: It’s personal

So, are you still writing for the paper?”

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Revisionists erasing Columbus

“In fourteen hundred ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue...”

Tend to animals during emergencies


Hurricane Matthew — the Category 3 storm hitting the U.S. coast after ravaging Haiti — underlines the urgent need for emergency preparedness, which includes precautionary measures to keep your beloved pets safe when disasters strike.