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Don C. Brunell is a business analyst, writer and columnist. He retired as president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s oldest and largest business organization, and lives in Vancouver. He can be contacted at thebrunells@msn.com.

Why should the threat to Taiwan concern us in WA? | Brunell

Unfortunately, what happens in Taiwan doesn’t just stay in Taiwan — it impacts us. So, when President Xi Jinping announced China’s plan to step up… Continue reading

 

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State AG Ferguson leads effort supporting local journalism

Federal legislation offers tax credits to subscribers, businesses and news organizations

 

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PhenQ Complete Meal Shake: Best Powder for Weight Loss Support?

Daily hustling and bustling to catch up with goals and live a good life have left a large chunk of the world’s population eating almost… Continue reading

 

2021 Genesis GV80 Prestige

Car review: 2021 Genesis GV80 Prestige

By Larry Lark, contributor Genesis is branching out. With the introduction of the 2021 GV80, Genesis enters the luxury sport utility fray, a category that… Continue reading

2021 Genesis GV80 Prestige
2021 Honda Ridgeline AWD Sport

Car review: 2021 Honda Ridgeline AWD Sport

By Larry Lark, contributor Honda’s Ridgeline is the perfect vehicle for anyone looking for light-truck versatility and off-road capability while still maintaining best-in-class ride quality… Continue reading

2021 Honda Ridgeline AWD Sport
2021 Toyota Sienna Platinum hybrid minivan

Car review: 2021 Toyota Sienna Platinum hybrid minivan

By Larry Lark, contributor Minivans. They were at the top of the automotive pantheon, fell into obscurity, and are in the midst of a comeback… Continue reading

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Phish Tickets

Fans of the rock music genre will surely be familiar with the Vermont-based band, Phish. And if you aren’t aware of it yet, the band… Continue reading

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Pepe Aguilar Tickets

Get ready for some Latin pop action as the Pepe Aguilar tour comes to your city this year! Yes, the legendary Mexican-American artist from San… Continue reading

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2022 VW Taos

Car review: 2022 VW Taos

By Larry Lark, contributor You know a market category is “hot” when manufacturers add new products. And vice-versa when they are eliminated. In this case,… Continue reading

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2022 Ford Bronco Sport

Car review: 2022 Ford Bronco Sport

By Larry Lark, contributor Enough time as past, since the OJ slow chase phenomena, for the Ford Bronco to bounce back. The 2022 Ford Bronco… Continue reading

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Don C. Brunell is a business analyst, writer and columnist. He retired as president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s oldest and largest business organization, and lives in Vancouver. He can be contacted at thebrunells@msn.com.

Our economy works when consumers pick winners | Brunell

Poland and America are like two trains passing each other in opposite directions. That is becoming increasingly clear as President Biden rolls out his progressive… Continue reading

Don C. Brunell is a business analyst, writer and columnist. He retired as president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s oldest and largest business organization, and lives in Vancouver. He can be contacted at thebrunells@msn.com.
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA35

Car review: 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA35

By Larry Lark, contributor The new 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA35, the eighth model to join the line-up globally, rounds out the current compact-car generation from the… Continue reading

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Top Psychic Reading Sites Of 2021: Get A Reading From Best Psychics| Spiritual Readings & Tarot Readings Online

Chaos and unpredictability in life are rising - and so are our beliefs in psychics. We live in a state of perpetual nervousness. Not knowing… Continue reading

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Forum: Candidates for King County Council and the Sammamish Water District

Candidates for King County Council and the Sammamish Water District will participate in a forum on Wednesday, October 13th, from 6-7 pm. Residents are invited… Continue reading

Robert Toomey, CFA/CFP, is Vice President of Research for S. R. Schill & Associates on Mercer Island.

Is cryptocurrency really an investment? | Guest column

Undoubtedly you have heard about the new form of money known as digital or “crypto” currencies. It is a fascinating new development in the financial… Continue reading

Robert Toomey, CFA/CFP, is Vice President of Research for S. R. Schill & Associates on Mercer Island.
Dr. Jayendrina Singha Ray serves as Faculty of English at Highline College. Her research interests include postcolonial studies, spatial literary studies, British literature, and rhetoric and composition. Prior to teaching in the U.S., she worked as an editor with Routledge and taught English at colleges in India.

What the Afghan wants to say: Arezo’s journey to America | Guest column

In our little Zoom room, I hear my interviewee break into sobs. Her part of the Zoom room is engulfed in darkness, and I have… Continue reading

Dr. Jayendrina Singha Ray serves as Faculty of English at Highline College. Her research interests include postcolonial studies, spatial literary studies, British literature, and rhetoric and composition. Prior to teaching in the U.S., she worked as an editor with Routledge and taught English at colleges in India.
Participants in the Walk To End Alzheimer’s (courtesy of Alzheimer’s Association Washington State Chapter)

Walk To End Alzheimer’s raises $117,000

Proceeds from the event fund Alzheimer’s and dementia research and helps to support patients.

Participants in the Walk To End Alzheimer’s (courtesy of Alzheimer’s Association Washington State Chapter)
Eastside Fire & Rescue logo

Woodinville Fire & Rescue joins Eastside Fire & Rescue as contract for service begins

The ten-year contract for service is expected to decrease costs and to expand emergency services.

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Front Street in downtown Issaquah. File photo

Vote today for the Best of Issaquah

Our Best of Issaquah reader poll is now live!

Front Street in downtown Issaquah. File photo
Don C. Brunell is a business analyst, writer and columnist. He retired as president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s oldest and largest business organization, and lives in Vancouver. He can be contacted at thebrunells@msn.com.

Reasons to ban Gov. Jay Inslee’s natural gas ban | Brunell

Column: Switching from natural gas to electricity is complicated and will impact everyone.

Don C. Brunell is a business analyst, writer and columnist. He retired as president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s oldest and largest business organization, and lives in Vancouver. He can be contacted at thebrunells@msn.com.