Opinion

Filling the gap

The thought of a child going to school with torn or ill-fitting clothing and tattered and worn shoes is heartbreaking.

Letters to the Editor for Feb. 3, 2015

Inslee targets local entities in carbon emissions plan Gov. Jay Inslee has a two-pronged “carbon emissions” plan. His gas tax adds over $1 per gallon of gas. It raises costs for home heating, electric bills, and everything purchased at local merchants. Our state’s current gas tax is 37.5 cents per gallon.

Libraries change with the communities they serve

Local residents love their libraries. And those libraries have much to offer Camas and Washougal, two growing and changing communities.

Letters to the Editor for Jan. 27, 2015

Unhappy with actions of C-Tran board In 2004, the C-Tran district was county-wide, every Clark County citizen had a vote, and a C-Tran sales tax rate hike measure failed.

Vote ‘yes’ to support local schools

Washougal voters have a decision to make, and it may not necessarily be an easy one.

Letters to the Editor for Jan. 20, 2015

What is going on at ECFR? As a former homeowner of east Clark County, I must ask you and my former fellow citizens what is going on in East County Fire and Rescue?

Lighting the way

A local public works project will positively impact the safety of Camas citizens, the environment, and the city budget.

Letters to the Editor for Jan. 13, 2015

Schools are crowded I am a student at Jemtegaard Middle School and I wanted to write my perspective on everything (the new school bond).

Summit shines light on sex trafficking

Human sex trafficking and violence against women.

Letters to the Editor for Jan. 6, 2015

‘Education is everything’ On Tuesday, Feb. 10, we citizens of Washougal will cast our votes on a capital improvement bond for our schools.