Opinion

Vote for park district levy

Hans Van Dusen, a commissioner of the Park District, outlines why residents should vote for levy

  • Nov 5, 2019

Hospital district way to maintain rural health care

The vote is about our ability to partner successfully with any organization as a community.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Beachcomber failed to contact opposition

I can only suspect that other residents in opposition of a hospital district were overlooked as well

  • Oct 30, 2019

Let’s delay hospital district vote

I believe the hospital district proposal is not yet ready for approval.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Chasan an advocate for public schools

We think he is the right choice for school board director.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Hennessey right choice for school board

Bob truly cares about our community.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Reasons to vote against a hospital district

Several considerations should be made.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Wolf statue missing from island property

It was brought to the island by my father-in-law as a housewarming gift for his wife.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Hospital district best way forward

This is not a vote for Neighborcare. This is a vote for adequate primary care on Vashon.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Thanks to those who made forum possible

Thanks to all who attended or were involved in the hospital district commissioner candidate forum.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Thanks to businesses for “Purple Lights Night”

Thanks to Vashon businesses and organizations for supporting Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Chasan qualified for job

I urge you to mark your ballot for Dan Chasan.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Article on island health care appreciated

The Vashon Care Network field 100 calls a month through our referral line about health care services

  • Oct 30, 2019

Voting for levies right thing to do

We can not survive without schools, roads, fire/EMS, and yes, health care and parks.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Vashon Island’s Halloween meant to be safe and fun

Trick or Treat Night promises more than just a chance to eat a whole lot of sweets.

  • Oct 30, 2019

Film showing attendance disappointing

I was disappointed in the low attendance at a recent talk.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Veteran thankful for health care

Military service is what one does for the benefit and good of fellow citizens and the community.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Island drivers need to slow down, watch speeds

I would like to encourage my fellow islanders to slow down.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Hospital districts established, supported by legislators

We need to act locally to improve our community, not the rest of the State.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Hospital district needed on island

Please join me in voting “yes” for a hospital district.

  • Oct 24, 2019