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Rarely does a year go by in which the Washington state Legislature does not change the laws on how driving under the influence (DUI) is charged and prosecuted. The 2024 legislative session was … more
Margaret “Denny” (Kirkendoll) Cole, of Ethel, mixed milkshakes at a shop in Toledo, painted several dozen houses built by her husband and raised three children. But she also lost her … more
“Feminist views on transgender topics vary widely. Third- and fourth-wave feminists tend to view the struggle for trans rights as an integral part of intersectional feminism. Former president … more
On Monday morning, Lewis County will take a step forward — literally. At 9:30 a.m. a new public walking group will kick off weekly public group strolls through Centralia. The walk is open … more
Four years ago, I introduced a bill to ban an income tax at any level in our state. It was ignored. Three years ago, Sen. Perry Dozier, the Republican senator who serves Walla Walla County … more
Under President Joe Biden’s lax border policies, with U.S. Congresswoman Marie Gluesenkamp Perez as a willing accomplice, our borders have become a welcome mat for illegal immigrants, … more
The Capital Press is a weekly newspaper that covers agriculture in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and California. It is worth the price to be able to stay up to date on what is going on not only in … more
The spry 97-year-old grandmother of Toledo weightlifting instructor Crista Dobyns and matriarch of five generations runs around the house, jumps down steps, tends a garden, rattles off pioneer … more
The March 2 commentary by Lewis County Commissioner Sean Swope about Centralia College having a transgender “woman” represent National Women’s Day is very concerning. I went to … more
Lewis County Commissioner Sean Swope’s “defense” of womanhood by objecting to a trans woman speaking at Centralia College’s celebration of International Womens’ Day is … more
Really, Sean Swope? A “steadfast commitment to protecting and preserving women’s rights?” Tell us, what about a woman’s right to an abortion that the U.S. Supreme Court … more
Recent announcements from U.S. Reps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Derek Kilmer that they will not seek re-election to Congress caught the political world by surprise. They are both relatively young and … more
Editor's note: This letter was addressed to state lawmakers. It is republished here by request from a reader.  I am writing to raise the alarm on a proviso within the House proposed … more
Apparently Chronicle letter writers Chris Granger and Gregory Riplinger believe MAGA world is moderate. In Mr. Granger's letter arguing that Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (MGP) is not a "moderate," he … more
Like others, we recently got our property tax bill. Yikes. It’s a lot of money, and we want the commissioners to be more responsible with our tax dollars this year. Some weeks ago, against … more
Letter writer MJ Marsh of Chehalis is obviously terrified of President Trump and believes Republicans are liars of long standing. By the way, as a Democrat, Marsh must also believe that men can … more
Excellent, factual letter by Mike Kimbrel in the Feb. 6 edition of The Chronicle. I for one have had my fill of the hate-filled letters by Marty Ansley. My guess is that the majority of your readers … more
I completely agree with Sheryl Isaacson’s recent letter, but there is more. Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson enacted the illegal “sanctuary state” and … more
Now that the Centralia school levy has passed, the big question is, “Will this be a complete victory, or the beginning of the school and the unions taking over your tax dollars?” I … more
Type “Morton” and “Wikipedia” into the search bar, and you’ll see Morton Salt, Morton, Illinois, and a steakhouse before you find the hometown of Grammy award-winner … more
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