Jane Hague

Finding an interim King County executive

The Metropolitan King County Council has appointed a blue-ribbon commission to help the council select an interim county executive to fill the vacancy created by...

Let the sheriff manage the office

IMAGINE if you were in charge of more than 1,000 employees — but did not have the direct authority to implement or manage their contract...

Passenger ferries: a mobility solution

Nearly a century ago, communities around Lake Washington and Puget Sound were linked by a "Mosquito Fleet" of small passenger boats that crisscrossed our waterways.

Drawing the line at fairness

The recount in the Washington governor's race has deservedly garnered a significant amount of media attention since last month's general election. However, it's another "recount"...