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 By Debi Budnick    Opinion    August 13, 2014 

What's best for hydration? Try the real elixir of life: water

This time of year, when temperatures are scorching and I look out at the brown hills of the Gorge, I’m reminded of one essential element of good health: Water. Drinking more water is incredibly...

 
 By Regina Guzman    Opinion    August 13, 2014 

Need a ride to run

To the Editor: My name is Regina. My mother died in 1988 of breast cancer. She was only 40 years young. I would like to do the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure run in Portland on Sep. 21 in honor of...

 
 By Tony Rowland    Opinion    August 13, 2014 

Where are the cats?

To the Editor: The company called Catlink has gone out of business. My friend has a cat under their care. We have tried to call them, and the number is no longer vaild. They have his cat and who...

 
 By Dick Schuller    Opinion    August 13, 2014 

No room at the inn for family and Jeep

It was 59 below on the Alcan Highway, and they had no choice but to drive on. Our three tots—Ricky, Linda, and Annette—were smothered in snowsuits in the backseat of our green 1957 Jeep station...

 
 By Phil Dyer    Opinion    August 6, 2014

First phase completed, Health Exchange looks to next

It has been nearly three years since Washington began to build its state-based insurance exchange and profoundly expanded Medicaid. It has not been an easily defined road nor a smooth one. Nothing...

 
 By Richard Badalamente    Opinion    August 6, 2014

Letter from the community

Our hearts go out to the people of Brewster and Pateros and other Washington areas ravished by 2014’s record wildfires. It is hard to imagine their heartbreak as they are comb through the ashes of...

 
 By Guest Commentary Lee H. Hamilton    Opinion    July 30, 2014

You can't change an election if you keep voting the same way

It’s no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating. So here’s the interesting thing: nearly...

 
 Opinion    July 30, 2014

Letters from the Community

Simple answer to simple question What question have you asked these candidates? I’ve personally asked the three Republican candidates on your ballot for the 14th a simple question: of the State...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    July 23, 2014

Let's have a big hand for everyone who gives a hand

It’s been a remarkable week for good things around the area. You had the dinner for those two amazing veterans and their families. To hear them...

 
 Opinion    July 23, 2014

Pot shots

To the Editor: Apparently, we need to discuss the lunacy of a possible “Pot Shop” in Goldendale. While the State of Washington voted for legalization of marijuana, Klickitat County and Goldendale...

 
 By Jamie Ward    Opinion    July 23, 2014

He's a Team Player

To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to share why I am voting for Bob Songer for Sheriff. Mr. Songer has a background as a patrol officer, drug task force, sergeant, undersheriff,...

 
 By Dr. Paul L. Gerhardt    Opinion    July 23, 2014

The best choice

To the Editor: I have known Gina McCabe for nearly 30 years. She and her family are some of the best people I know. I am excited to see her run for a state office. She is intelligent, honest,...

 
 By Earlene Sullivan    Opinion    July 16, 2014

PSE's energy does great things

To the Editor: Does anyone in our community and surrounding area ever wonder where the dollars come from to promote all the events, worthwhile causes and organizations we have? It doesn’t happen by...

 
 By Herb H. Hardin    Opinion    July 16, 2014

Vote for our own

To the Editor: Gina McCabe’s demonstrably successful career, compared to her challengers, shows she is by far the most qualified to be our District 14 State Representative. Her years of experience...

 
 By Brian D. Aaron    Opinion    July 16, 2014

Make an informed decision

To the Editor: I hope Klickitat County residents will be mindful of the upcoming primary election for Prosecuting Attorney, take time to educate themselves about the candidates, and make informed...

 
 By Roz Luther    Opinion    July 16, 2014

No one on Court was ever pregnant

To the Editor: The Supreme Court has made another chink in the armor of contraceptive opportunities for employees. They saw the Constitution one way, but the women judges, who also believe in our...

 
 By Adrian Bradford    Opinion    July 9, 2014

One of our own is best

To the Editor: Gina McCabe’s successful career is so far advanced over her challengers, we are just plain fortunate she is able and willing to serve as our District 14 Legislator. Her many years of...

 
 By The Programs for Peaceful Living Staff    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Promoting security for victims

To The Editor: It happens everyday in our community, a person is victimized in some manner; we are here to help and support you. What is it you ask? Domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and...

 
 By Rosemary Hoyt    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Our best hope for Congress

To the Editor: Bob Dingethal is our best hope for a positive change in Congress. One area of agreement between Bob and his opponent, Michael Delavar, is a need to return to open town hall meetings....

 
 By Dani Burton    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Bring her back

To the Editor: I have had the privilege of working for Klickitat County for 19 and a half years. During that time I have worked closely with four different prosecuting attorneys. I can say definitivel...

 
 By Cliff Gregg    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Step up or step down

To the Editor: OK, Goldendale, wake up. Here are a few ideas or questions you need to think about: An administrator is someone who manages people. Would a manager lay off good workers for five months...

 
 By Glenn Mollette    Opinion    July 2, 2014

The freedom to speak freely can carry a high price for many

Have we lost free speech in America? Our First Amendment right for all Americans is free speech. Protesters, journalists, civil-rights advocates, street preachers, and all Americans have enjoyed the...

 
 By KeAndra Kessinger    Opinion    July 2, 2014

A fair and faithful candidate

To the Editor: I have known Gina McCabe for the last 15 years of my life. Gina has been my dance coach as well as my friend. She is currently running for state representative out of District 14 and...

 
 By Kate Matthews    Opinion    July 2, 2014

Best boss I ever had

To the Editor: I was hired at the start of Lori Hoctor’s administration and have watched as she steadily implements her goal of elevating the quality of service provided to the citizens and elected...

 
 By Raymond Clough    Opinion    July 2, 2014

Efforts go ignored and impugned

To the Editor:  I read with great interest the article titled: “Dallesport Airport Moves Ahead With Life Flight” in the June 25 issue of The Sentinel. In the article Commissioner Sauter...

 

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