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 By Jim Miller    Opinion    October 10, 2018 

Take Advantage of Free Resources to choose options

Dear Savvy Senior, I’m considering making changes in my Medicare coverage during the open-enrollment period. Can you recommend any free resources that can help with my choices? Swapping Senior Dear...

 

Letters from the Community

God bless the Samaritans We are so grateful to the two Good Samaritans (we assume they were mother and daughter) who stopped and picked up my wife after she had fallen while walking near the...

 

Letters from the Community

GOP candidate quotes Reagan I am writing in support of Sasha Bentley (D) for the Washington State House of Representatives. Really, this is a simple decision. The GOP candidate in this race offers...

 

What do you call a 'victory' that spells disaster?

So let’s see if we’ve got this straight: • The Washington Supreme Court says the state isn’t doing enough to support public education. It...

 

How to find helpful Financial Aid for Family Caregivers

Dear Savvy Senior, Do you know of any resources that help family caregivers monetarily? I have to miss a lot of work to take care of my elderly mother and it’s financially stressing me. Stretched...

 

Letters from the Community

Tourist asks for help I am a Canadian geocacher who stopped over in your wonderful little town on the evening of Sept. 16 with some other friends travelling with us. We had just gotten off an Alaskan...

 

What true forgiveness looks like and how to practice it

In our daily interactions with others, we have all experienced the hurt caused by people who disappoint us, do us harm, lie to us, or commit some act that causes pain. When these things occur, we...

 

Letters from the Community

The best choice Thanks to Norm Johnson for his service as House Representative for District 14. He took the job of representing his constituents seriously, responding promptly and personally when I...

 

Which Flu Shot Is Right for You?

Dear Savvy Senior, I’ve been reading that there are a bunch of different flu vaccines for seniors this flu season. Which flu shot is right for me? Flu-Conscious Carol Dear Carol, It wasn’t that...

 

Letters from the Community

Where is the outrage? Last week I read with interest, then disgust, about the extreme amount of money wasted to let go of Mark Heid. First of all, thank you for the informative article. It’s what a...

 

Klickitat County EMS District 1 Renewal of Levy on November Ballot

Klickitat County voters can expect to see a measure on the November General Election ballot to approve the renewal of the Klickitat County EMS District 1 levy. The EMS District is the only provider...

 

letters from the community

We don't need an academic I think there’s a general awareness that something has gone seriously wrong with our high-cost higher education system. It has replaced the workforce-ready graduates of...

 
 By Jim Miller    Opinion    August 29, 2018

What's the story on Medicare coverage for diabetes?

Dear Savvy Senior, How well does Medicare cover diabetes? I’m 66 years old and was recently told by my doctor that I have pre-diabetes. If it progresses to full-fledged diabetes what can I expect...

 

Letters from the Community

Update on the observatory The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is pleased to let you know that we anticipate starting work at Goldendale Observatory in September, once permits are in...

 

God fills the void in our lives through faith in His love

The tree gave a welcome shade from the sun as the six-year-old boy lay in the grass looking up at the clouds. By his side lay his dog, the only one in the world that seemed to understand. The only...

 

Letters from the community

A fresh look on housing I have been studying Sasha Bentley’s website—SashaFor State, running for state legislator in District 14—and I’m excited how close we could be to tackling some of the...

 

'Fake news' smoke screen being used in this state

The plight of a grieving orca who continues to carry her dead calf for weeks is reported by the Seattle Times. The Spokane Spokesman-Review lets people know for the first time the Legislature is formi...

 

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