Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Supports Toepper for Jefferson PUD change

Toepper for change It seems we are powerless to roll back the current dynamic. A lower middle-class county, median household income of $50,000, forced to… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2018

LETTER: Wilke, McEntire deserve votes for Legislature

Endorses two It is difficult not to laugh at what our politics have become both nationally and locally. We get more fantasy than fact and,… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2018

LETTER: Brotherton has commitment required for PUD

I have watched the politics of Jefferson County for almost 20 years. To me it has always been a series of silos: PUD commissioners, county… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Democrats won’t deliver on things to help America

I cannot find a thing that the Democrats are running on that will help our country. I saw an ad in the Peninsula Daily News… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Hayden a breath of fresh air in District Court

In the increasingly noxious atmosphere of partisan politics, Suzanne Hayden is a breath of fresh air. As she has campaigned for a seat as judge… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Now is the time to support I-1631

Did you happen to notice who funded the flier with information on initiative I-1631 that we received in the mail a couple of weeks ago?… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Urges votes for Chapman, Tharinger, Doherty and Nichols

I was very fortunate to work closely at Clallam County for over a decade with four talented and dedicated people who are seeking re-election: Mike… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Values don’t include voting for Trump candidates

People of differing views should have a conversation and even if opinions aren’t changed, we may come to understand a different point of view. I… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

LETTER: Climate change information supports vote for I-1631

With the recent release of a report detailing the dangerous consequences of increasing global warming, climate experts are sounding the alarm yet louder that accelerated… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2018

LETTER: Experience matters and Harrison has it in Jefferson County

I’m writing to voice my support for Noah Harrison for Jefferson County District Court judge. In your Oct. 6 edition, his challenger expressed concern about… Continue reading

  • Oct 22, 2018

LETTER: I-1631 a modest measure to address climate change

Modest, prudent measure Concerns about climate change driven by greenhouse gases from human activities can seem kind of abstract. But a new study vividly illustrates… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Attorney supports Harrison for Jefferson judge

Harrison for judge Noah Harrison is the best person for judge. I have practiced law in Jefferson County for nine years. I know both of… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Democrats’ advertisement in PDN insulting

Think for yourself I’d like to thank Clallam and Jefferson Democratic parties for taking out that very large clip and save ad in Sunday’s PDN… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Employee voices support for Harrison for judge

Supports Harrison Noah Harrison’s extensive experience, impressive leadership and dedicated community involvement make him an exceptional candidate for Jefferson County District Court judge. As his… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Fine print a filter for advertisements, pamphlets

Informed voting We are being bombarded with literature urging either a pro or con vote on the propositions appearing on this ballot. The information is… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Funding for Waterfront Center could be better spent

Need more housing This town desperately needs to become cognizant of Mahatma Gandhi’s wisdom, “A nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: I-1639 would increase safety, common sense

Safety, common sense How crazy is it that, in our state, an 18-year-old can walk into a store and come out minutes later owning and… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Jefferson deserves best possible jurisprudence

Best jurisprudence It is bad enough that Jeffersonians have for years experienced questionable jurisprudence in District Court. Now we are asked to elect a retiring… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Keep good thing going at PUD with Simpson

Re-elect Simpson Clallam Public Utility District (PUD) has provided low-cost, reliable and environmentally responsible (98% carbon free) power to county citizens since its formation over… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Neupert involved in the community

Voting for Neupert I am voting for David Neupert for Clallam County District Court 1. I have known him in many venues. He and I… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2018