Paper Trails
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Blackface and Klan Halloween costumes in 1984: A common kneejerk excuse is, "Well, that was SO long ago, they didn’t really know any better." more
A City Councillor noted recently that Port Townsend’s favorite exercise is jumping to conclusions. Salish Coast Elementary School is not, and never was, planned to be a parking-free campus. The … more
In the email inbox on Friday was a Rider Alert from Jefferson Transit about the Wooden Boat Festival Shuttle service schedule. September 7-9, Friday through Sunday. Wait - what? Sunday shuttle for … more
It’s getting to be that time again, for those few who pay attention to the workings of our county transit authority. Please bear with the acronym soup here, it’s relevant to the story. Once … more
There’s a lot of talk these days about our state’s regressive tax structure. In fact, we have the most regressive tax structure of all 50 states (https://itep.org/whopays/). Because we don’t … more
On Sunday afternoon, during the Seahawks game, our 1991 Jeep had both passenger side tires slashed/stabbed/punctured in Uptown while it was parked at Lawrence and Polk. Jacob, the nice All City tow … more
"Our Transit drivers are the best social workers in the county." I've heard that very accurate statement many times in one form or another. Most of our drivers don't just get you from point A to … more
City Council on Monday evening (March 20) provided some of the most compelling public testimony I've had the privilege to witness. As the spouse and I are often the only 'public' at Council meetings, … more
The perspective in this week's Leader by Jefferson Healthcare CEO Mike Glenn reminds me that I need to express some gratitude for how fortunate I am to live a short walk away from our local hospital. … more
If you weren't paying attention you might not have noticed, but there are very exciting developments occurring between our public library and our school district library. One of the concerns that … more
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