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OPINION: Much abuzz in Satsop community

May 26, 2016 8:30am

Many here in Satsop have been very busy this past two weeks. The barbecue beef dinner on May 17 was again very good. Thanks to all who donated homemade pies and salads. Also thanks to everyone who...

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OPINION: It’s time to recognize farmers’ contributions to Washington

May 05, 2016 10:20am

Some say spring is the most wonderful time of the year in Washington when apple trees blossom, tulips bloom and colorful lentils carpet the fields on the Palouse.

While the spring colors are...

LETTER: N. Carolina student wants to know about Washington

May 05, 2016 10:20am

Dear Editor and people of the state of Washington:

Hello. I am a fourth-grade student in North Carolina. In fourth grade, we do state reports and I have chosen your state. I am very excited...

LETTER: Many questions about free Wi-Fi

May 05, 2016 10:20am

Dear Editor:

I am curious about this Wi-Fi issue facing the City of Montesano. I realize that this was a campaign promise by our new mayor, but is it a sound idea?

What kind of...

LETTER: Free Wi-Fi will bring undesired consequences

May 05, 2016 10:20am

Dear Editor:

We all are aware of “free Wi-Fi” as a courtesy for customers in many commercial properties. The citywide “free Wi-Fi” that is being proposed for Montesano is a totally different...

LETTER: Subject of column has Monte ties

May 05, 2016 10:20am

Dear Editor:

Thank you for including the column “Blind-advocate moving to NYC will be missed” by Don C. Brunell in the April 28 issue of The Vidette.

You may be interested to know that...

OPINION: Columnist recounts spring break trip to California

May 05, 2016 10:30am

Hello everyone, it’s me, Braden, back for another edition of “Dog Dayz.”

Since my last column, many things have happened. I had an amazing trip to Southern California. There, I visited some...

LETTER: Elma resident says just vote

Apr 21, 2016 1:30am

American people should register and vote.

We have fought wars to protect our right to learn about the candidates and vote. In Washington we have even gotten to the point we don’t have to...

OPINION: Let’s move Montesano forward with free Wi-Fi downtown

Apr 21, 2016 8:30am

Free Wi-Fi downtown was a big focus when I ran for mayor, so it shouldn’t be a surprise to any business owner that we’re moving fast to get it done.

Rich Hartman offered to pay the entire...

OPINION: There’s no friend like an ‘old’ friend

Apr 21, 2016 8:30am

In Sarah Orne Jewett’s 1896 seminal novel, “The Country of the Pointed Firs,” some folks on the coast of Maine reminisce about old times and the people who inhabited them.

“There, it does...

LETTER: Budget issues not caused by mayor’s spending

Apr 21, 2016 8:30am

Dear Editor:

Correcting the record — former mayor Ken Estes repeated a falsehood in his column that the city paid for new furniture in the mayor’s office, and that this somehow contributed...