Letters to the Editor

LETTER:Backs Emery

The voters of Clallam County have been given a gift by the name of Bruce Emery. Bruce is running for Clallam County Director of Community… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2022


LETTER:Supports Russell

I would like to give a strong endorsement to electing Kevin Russell for Director of Community Development. Kevin is the right person for the job.… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2022


LETTER:Vote out liberals

Have you had enough of 8 percent inflation, $5 gas, $6 diesel fuel, the open southern border, defunding the police, high crime rate, baby formula… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2022


LETTER: Please vote

On Monday, June 27, I participated in election observer training at the courthouse. I was very impressed by the painstaking safeguards in place to make… Continue reading

  • Jul 4, 2022

LETTER:Get an education

I graduated with 50 classmates from a rural high school amid the mountains and river valleys of northeast Washington. Though small, it offered a variety… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2022

LETTER:Outraged by court

I am outraged at the Supreme Court’s decision to reverse Roe v. Wade. Six of the nine Supreme Court Justices are Catholic, including Chief Justice… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2022

LETTER:Party belief

When I heard about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, I immediately thought about all my Republican friends who have told… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2022

LETTER: Cheers Court

The recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade reveals a lot about the American thought process. In the recent article, it was said the Supreme… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2022

LETTER: Brazen misogyny

Cruelty is the point. The Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v. Jackson that overturned Roe v Wade and delegated abortion’s legality to the states is… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2022

LETTER:Book of Will

I and a guest went to see “The Book of Will” at the Olympic Theater Arts. If you haven’t been to see this fun play,… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2022

LETTER: Freedom for some

Is voicing one’s dissenting opinion and beliefs a civil right protected under the First Amendment, or not? When did expressing an opposing opinion or belief… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2022

LETTER: Fishing spotted in Elwha River

In his May 18 column, Pat Neal writes that the fishing moratorium on the Elwha River “has again been reset to run until 2023 because… Continue reading

LETTER: Supports Climate Resiliency Plan

I applaud Port Angeles for its Climate Resiliency Plan. Just look to the mountains to see climate change impacts, including declining snowpack, disappearing glaciers and… Continue reading

LETTER: Morally wrong

I believe a ban on abortions is morally wrong for two reasons. No one can force me to donate my blood, provide bone marrow or… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2022

LETTER: Watch hearings

I think it is the duty of every citizen to watch the congressional hearings about the events of Jan. 6, 2021. If you truly support… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2022

LETER: Forever StreamFest

My husband, Jim Mantooth, and I never dreamed the North Olympic Land Trust’s StreamFest we hosted for a dozen years at our place would get… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2022

LETTER: Control Short-term rentals

Port Angeles is a special place. That secret is out and people are flocking here to take in the beauty of the Olympic Peninsula. Increasing… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2022

LETTER:Censorship answer

Gun control, gun control, gun control is the mantra these days. Pass new laws to put an end to these horrific mass murders. Unfortunately, we… Continue reading

  • Jun 15, 2022

LETTER: Instant response

Permitting our children in public schools to be slaughtered by some crazed person seems to be what our society now accepts. The frequency of these… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2022

LETTER:Climate plan

The Climate Resilience Plan the City of Port Angeles has been working on since 2018 is finally coming to fruition. The Port Angeles Planning Commission… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2022