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Is this another botched homicide investigation by the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office? Just asking. From what I have read in the media, it is enough to justify the question. Seems like a … more
When U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler narrowly lost to Joe Kent in the top-two primary election, I was disappointed but not surprised. A lot of former president Donald Trump’s fans in the … more
I received a call this week from Shannon Pancake, who is one of the good guys.  He is a husband, dad, volunteer soccer coach and Boy Scout Leader. He’s the kind of guy who donates his … more
As we come to our 2022 midterm election, we are facing vexing challenges — COVID-19, illegal immigration, homelessness, inflation, war, etc. Underpinning it all, many of our politicians and one … more
This is regarding a recent story by The Spokesman-Review published at chronline.com.  When a headline includes the abomination men call honor killing, it validates premeditated murder. Our … more
I decided more than a year ago to follow the candidates and to be a better prepared citizen when it came time to vote. I’ve been to four candidate forums where Scott Brummer and Harry … more
It's the first week of November. In another few days, the election will be history apart from the counting of the ballots and the announcements of winners and losers.  The war of political … more
The 1997 median family income in Lewis County was $25,000. In 2022 it is $56,000. Chehalis was reported at $74,000. The median home price back in 1997 for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom was $125,000. … more
The Nov. 3 commentary by Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, suggests that legislative efforts to remove the non-tribal gillnet fishery from the lower Columbia River is somehow a “win” for … more
My wife Amy and I are honored to enthusiastically support Harry Bhagwandin for Lewis County commissioner.  We have been residents of Lewis County since 2005. We are small business owners and … more
We all know why this is the most critical election we face. However, I want to talk about issues that matter here in the 19th Legislative District. I believe we can get back to working together … more
We would like to express our support and appreciation to our Lewis County commissioners for the recent position that they took regarding dealing with the encampments in our county. For a long time … more
I’ve known Tracy Murphy and his family for the past several years both personally and professionally. The things being portrayed about him are far from the truth.  Tracy is not a … more
Change is inevitable, and oftentimes change can bring new ideas and a fresh perspective. That is what is needed at the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.  Do you realize, the past six … more
It was said of Charles II of England that the king’s “desire of power … had less proceeded ... from ambition than from love of ease.” The same can be said of recent … more
I am writing in response to the accusation that candidate Tracy Murphy did not attend the “homeless hearing.” The writer’s complaint inadvertently pointed out exactly what is wrong … more
Why don't we have our real property value change notices? These notices give the tax assessment of land and improvements by the assessor’s office each tax year. My understanding is that … more
While 60 judges found no significant evidence of voter fraud, many members of the Republican Party support Trump’s lie that the 2020 election was stolen. They are important people — party … more
It seems that people are making decisions to follow the radical extreme GOP without looking at the facts. This is not your father's GOP. These people are lunatics. Forget about what the GOP says. … more
We would like to offer our sincere endorsement for candidate Harry Bhagwandin for Lewis County commissioner District 3. We have known Harry for some time, and have been greatly impressed with his … more
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