Reader Interaction

How do you prepare for All Hallows' Eve?

October is here, and that means Halloween is just on the horizon. How to you prepare for this spooky holiday? Do you decorate your entire house? How early do you start planning your costume? What types of goodies do you stock for trick-or-treaters? Do you avoid the holiday altogether and participate in a Harvest Festival instead?

What is your opinion on the Profanity Peak wolf pack culling?

The Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife approved the removal of several gray wolves from the Ferry County Profanity Peak pack after confirming five killed calves from the Diamond M Ranch. After approving the removal, Fish and Wildlife reported that state gunmen have killed six of the 11-member pack.

What is your opinion on the Profanity Peak wolf pack culling? Do you approve? Do you believe the lives of the wolves should be spared despite all nonlethal attempts to get them to stop killing calves have failed? Would you suggest a different solution?

Hardest part about getting ready for school

Whether you're a parent, a student or a teacher, what was the hardest part about getting ready for school this year?

Final summer plans?

With school approaching quickly, and with daylight slowly shortening, do you have any last hurrahs of summer planned?

2016 Olympics in Rio, your thoughts?

The 2016 Summer Olympics is taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This is the first South American city to host the Summer Olympic games, the first games to be held in a Portuguese-speaking country and it's the first time the Summer Games will be held during the host country's winter season. The games last from Aug. 5 to Aug. 21.

What are your thoughts on the location of the Olympics this year? Do you think it'll be a good experience for the athletes? How much of an impact do you think it will have on Rio's economy? And will you be following the games?

Anyone playing Pokémon GO?

Anyone in the Tri-County area playing Pokémon GO? If you are, we'd love to know about your experience! What Pokémon have you found and where? What is your favorite Pokémon that you've caught? Where is the best PokéStop?

What are your thoughts on the FBI's recommendation to not charge Hillary Clinton?

United States FBI Director James Comey announced on July 5 that he would not recommend charges against Hillary Clinton over her use of private email servers while secretary of state. At the same time, he criticized Hillary and her aids for being "extremely careless." Comey is quoted as saying, "Only a very small number of the emails containing classified information bore markings indicating the presence of classified information.

What's your opinion on Britain voting to leave the European Union?

What's your opinion on Britain voting to leave the European Union? Do you think this move will benefit Britain in the long run? How do you foresee this move changing Europe as a whole?

What are your summer plans?

Now that school is officially out and summer is officially here, what are your plans for the next three months? Going on a trip? Planning an event? Soaking in the pool everyday? Tell us about it!

Your reaction to the deadliest mass shooting in the U.S.?

Orlando, Florida may be nearly 3,000 miles away, but the tragedy last Sunday, the deadliest mass shooting ever in the United States, impacts all of us on some level.

Were you surprised when you heard about the shooting?
Do you think the carnage might have been lessened if patrons in the nightclub had been armed?
Who do you think should be held accountable, if anyone?