John Fannin

Interim Managing Editor


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Inslee facing cabinet shuffle

Gov. Jay Inslee lost two cabinet members in a span of 24 hours last weekend.

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‘No politics, no protests’

Rally honors Burns activist

No politics, just respect and understanding.

Spring outing was what the soul needed

Last weekend, we were out for a drive, looking for something different to do.

Search begins for new superintendent

Board will review options Monday

Even as it closes the tenure of one superintendent, the School Board will Monday begin searching for a replacement.

Brighter Sunshine Days ahead

Museum, July 4 run also get funding nods

The city is reviving its namesake festival.

City Council to review administrator contract

A week after hiring a new city administrator, the City Council is expected to approve his contract during a special meeting tonight.

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City garners $1 million for streets, sidewalks

Cracked and uneven sidewalks will be the first project the city takes on after receiving three state grants.

Abortion bill stalls in House

Lawmaker may raise the issue during budget talks

Chances are slim to none for passage of legislation banning government funding for “elective abortions.”

Two paths, old and new

I’m not much of an outdoors type, but one of the things I enjoy doing is taking a brisk walk.

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Local school board moves on from Cole

Two board members knew of first DUI stop

A former School Board president knew of Superintendent Rick Cole’s first driving while under the influence of alcohol stop back in June and did not notify the rest of the board.

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