Mark Swanson


Have you kept your New Year's resolutions so far?… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2018



Do you like the coaching changes the Seahawks have made so far?… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018


Health, environmental threats focus of legislative efforts for state senator

State Sen. Kevin Van De Wege reports that three of the things he’s working on in the Legislature’s new term involve “serious threats… Continue reading



What is the biggest obstacle to volunteering in our communities?… Continue reading

  • Jan 15, 2018


Should Washington be required to remove salmon habitat obstacles like culverts, even if it costs billions?… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2018

Band Booster dinner, dance Saturday in Sequim

The Sequim High School Band Boosters will host its annual Jazz Dinner Dance on Saturday. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the… Continue reading

Concert and participatory sing slated for Saturday

PT Songlines choir will present its annual Winter Concert and Participatory Sing at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Cotton Building, 607 Water… Continue reading


Should states be permitted to impose a work requirement for Medicaid medical insurance?… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018


Will you read Michael Wolff’s new book, “Fire and Fury” about the Trump White House?… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

McCleary funding, capital budget still the focus for state Legislature

An unfinished capital budget, more education funding to satisfy the Supreme Court’s McCleary decision and a tussle over water rights — all left… Continue reading


Do you think the state Legislature will resolve the McCleary education funding issue in this session?… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018


Have you ever considered running for a local public office?… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2018


Should federal government laws regarding marijuana be enforced over state laws?… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2018


Have you ever seen a cougar on the North Olympic Peninsula?… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018


Would you purchase (or have you purchased) a virtual assistant, such as the Google Home or Amazon Alexa?… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2018


What kind of grade would you give 2017?… Continue reading

  • Dec 28, 2017


Do you do anything to celebrate the arrival of the new year?… Continue reading

  • Dec 27, 2017


When do you take down your Christmas tree?… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017


Did you travel off the Olympic Peninsula for the Christmas holiday?… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2017


If you received a gift you didn't like, would you:… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2017