Anti-cop Times feature lacks important context
Jason Rantz | September 28, 2015 2:50 pmIn a remarkably bias Seattle Times feature, a cadre of reporters set their sights on a 1986 law that they imply needs to be changed, arguing it's the reason why only one police officer has been charged in the state of Washington between 2005 and 2014 for the shooting death of suspects.
McGinn: Is safety really a priority on Seattle streets?
Kipp Robertson | September 25, 2015 3:09 pmTransportation departments often say that safety is their top priority. Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn argues that's not always true.
Be suspicious of calls to ban Ride the Ducks
Jason Rantz | September 25, 2015 12:20 pmWithin moments of yesterday's tragic news that a Ride the Ducks vehicle collided with a charter bus, killing four and injuring many, we saw social media at its most maddening.
Mercer Island School District rescinds 'Tag' ban after public outcry
Jason Rantz | September 23, 2015 10:17 pmMercer Island School District has banned the harmless game of 'Tag' without even consulting parents.
Another embarrassing setback for Seattle streetcar
Jason Rantz | September 23, 2015 1:05 pmThe City of Seattle is asking for nearly $1 billion in levy fees for an ambitious transportation plan to get people out of cars, yet, embarrassingly, they can't get their First Hill Streetcar up and running neither on time nor on budget.
Men try to kill bear; end up getting attacked by it
Jason Rantz | September 22, 2015 8:47 amA father and son hunting duo set out to kill a black bear, but the bear ended up attacking them during the hunt. Sorry but I'm not terribly upset with this outcome.
Phoenix Jones helps stop murder, rails against Black Lives Matter
Kipp Robertson | September 21, 2015 5:52 pmWhen Seattle police approached a suspect with their guns drawn over the weekend, it wasn't a random.
Advocates accuse Bellingham police of profiling, ignoring key fact
Richard D. Oxley | September 21, 2015 11:22 amBellingham activists are pointing to an interaction between cops and a teen as one of many racial profiling examples. Rantz says they're missing a big issue: he actually broke the law.
Brace for the worst traffic of your life
Jason Rantz | September 20, 2015 10:36 pmPotential bad news for the economy: almost none of you will be able to get to work due to the obscene traffic congestion expected as a result of this visit.
Is Kshama Sawant pushing rent control for political gain?
Kipp Robertson | September 17, 2015 5:36 pmIt may seem like a worthy cause, but the only reason at least one Seattle City Council member is pushing for rent control is for her own political reasons, according to her colleague.