Letters to the Editor

Killing sea lions is not the solution

This law is just another example of humans creating a problem and then, in a reversion to some primitive instinct, resort to killing another species as a way to claim a “solution.”

  • Jan 19th, 2019

 

Plea for patience as Coast Guard awaits pay

As everyone must be well aware, the current federal partial shutdown is…

  • Jan 17th, 2019

 

Jail, not deportation, for illegal felons

It is amazing how people think deporting felony illegals is the answer.…

  • Jan 17th, 2019

 

Holiday spirit

As I sat down on Christmas Eve after dinner, I picked up…

  • Jan 12th, 2019

Tax estimate ‘crazy’

Governor Jay Inslee is suggesting a new way of assessing the state’s…

  • Jan 12th, 2019

A step backward

County commissioners Vicki Raines and Wes Cormier are taking our county public…

  • Jan 12th, 2019

Irresponsible decision

I am shocked at the commission’s decision to end the needle exchange program.

  • Jan 1st, 2019

Thanks for support

Thanksgiving and Christmas are often fearsome, lonely times of the year for…

  • Jan 1st, 2019

Bright lights on climate change

How long has the earth been warming up? The answer might be…

  • Dec 18th, 2018

Dump the electoral college

In a nation composed of 13 states, jealous of their own rights…

  • Dec 15th, 2018

Poor little tree was the perfect tree

It was a “white winter day” 21 days before Christmas. I and…

  • Nov 22nd, 2018

An eight-step plan

An upset 89-year-old’s view of U.S.A. problems: 1. Eliminate the electoral college.…

  • Nov 22nd, 2018

Survivor of rape: We must do better

Editor’s note: This piece was written in October, around the time of…

  • Nov 20th, 2018

Think of HAVA on Giving Tuesday

We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Do you…

  • Nov 20th, 2018

Should be fair for all

Last Thursday there were demonstrators in Seattle marching saying “No one’s above…

  • Nov 15th, 2018

How to rejuvenate football

My suggestions to rejuvenate football: In the fond memory of the collegiate…

  • Nov 15th, 2018

DNA will help ID fallen heroes

This Veterans Day, I am reminded of how many of our brave…

  • Nov 10th, 2018

Educate yourselves on I-1631

The dirtiest carbon polluters are using economic scare tactics to defeat I-1631.…

  • Nov 6th, 2018

Missions

I grieve deeply for those who suffer, in body and soul, from…

  • Nov 6th, 2018

Clarification of Lions eyesight screening

Thank you for the Oct. 27 front page article on the Lions…

  • Nov 3rd, 2018