Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Keep on walking

Listen to the recording of the special March 16 Sequim City Council meeting, where well informed city employees discussed a proposed emergency proclamation intended to… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2020


LETTER: Please stop talking

I have a plea to Donald Trump: Just. Stop. Talking. Your ill-prepared and haphazard responses to the COVID-19 pandemic have done nothing but sow misinformation… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2020


LETTER: Freedom not a luxury

Is freedom a “luxury” America can no longer afford in the face of the coronavirus pandemic? Must we permanently change our culture to embrace “the… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2020


Letter: Blames Trump

It is a sad state of affairs when a nation that was once the greatest, strongest and smartest on earth is so poorly responding to… Continue reading

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTER: Community cares

I see the response of the entire Olympic Peninsula community to COVID-19 and know that we are all working together to help everyone who lives… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020

LETTER: Grateful for workers

We took time to go to Safeway and Rite-Aid this morning. We limit our outings, try to buy what we need and utilize early hours… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020

LETTER: No love from Trump

After reading the letter about voting for Trump over the issue of being Jewish, I must write in reply. Everyone has a a right or… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2020

LETTER: Residents of Clallam County

We know that many of you are now out of work, or missing a season of your favorite sport, or working longer-than-usual shifts and missing… Continue reading

LETTER: Support local restaurants

My husband and I stopped by Cafe Garden on First Street in Port Angeles today and picked up a lovely meal to take home with… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2020

LETTER: Support businesses

I, like so many others I would imagine, have a favorite restaurant or two in town. With the latest restrictions enacted the only business they… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2020

LETTER: No sympathy

Please don’t make me feel sorry for Mason James Coppage. From the moment I began to read your article (Admitted stalker sentenced to prison, published… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2020

LETTER: Voted for Trump

I turned away from the Democratic Party this season. I did it, not because I think the party tolerates anti-semitism, even though I object to… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2020

LETTER: Doesn’t like declaring party on primary ballot

All of our little freedoms lost now include our right to vote without announcing the political party of which we choose, this time. When we… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020

LETTER: Fine Citizen

Sen. Mitt Romney, you have shown fine character in your vote to impeach the man who may end up destroying the party of Abraham Lincoln.… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020

LETTER: Supports more funding for WDFW

Larry Phillips of the DFW makes a good case (Point of View, Sunday, March 9) for greater legislative support for the contributions made by the… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2020

LETTER: Start slow with MAT clinic

I have been reading the many positions of the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s proposed medication assisted treatment (MAT) clinic and the SOS (Save Our Sequim) group,… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2020

LETTER: Need to tell all sides of the story

I get it that the PDN actively reports social issues, and that the majority of the PDN letter writers actively dislike President Donald Trump. Your… Continue reading

LETTER: Doing the math on Clallam PUD manager’s salary

Let’s do some fun math. My PUD bill was well over $200 last month, but since it is lower in the summer, we use $200… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2020

LETTER: Nass raise

Concerning the Feb. 26 article “Nass raise is approved at 3 percent.” Doug Nass, general manager of the PUD, gets a cost of living raise… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2020

LETTER: Opposes socialism

Democratic socialism is an oxymoron, like a square circle. Democracy is power held by the people while socialism is power held by the state. They’re… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2020