Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Backs Wennstrom

I strongly support Libby Wennstrom for Port Townsend City Council. As an elected precinct committee officer with the Jefferson County Democratic Party, I’ve come to… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2021

LETTER: For Jena Stamper

As the local elections draw near, I would like you to consider what kind of city we want to be. In the last few years,… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2021

LETTER: Vote for incumbents

I’m casting my ballot for the current Port Angeles City Council because of their accomplishments. Notable of these are tax relief for low-income property owners,… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2021

LETTER: Projection?

In the world of psychiatry, “projection” occurs when a person attributes one’s own unacceptable actions to another. That is what Karen Rogers is doing when… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021


Why do all our leaders in the federal government seem to forget what a trillion is. They should be required to print out 000,000,000,000 instead… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021

LETTER:Former mayors

The City of Sequim is a corporation, a collection of enterprises serving the citizens of Sequim. Corporate oversight is provided by the city council, requiring… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021


I am concerned about the Sequim School District 323, Director At Large, Position No. 4 election. The issue is the candidacy, or non-candidacy, of Kristi… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021

LETTER:Re-elect Oblak

40-0 are very decisive numbers. I’m sure you would pick a mechanic with 40 years experience over one with 0 years. The same with an… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021

LETTER:Too radical

Did you ever notice when Democrats are in charge that taxes go up, inflation raises its ugly head and the border is overrun by illegal… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021

LETTERFree will

I’m reminded of a story. A man is on top of the roof of his house during a flood. He prays to God to save… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2021

LETTER:Public health crisis

Following the lead of our local Board of Health, the Board of the Jefferson County Public Hospital District #2 unanimously passed a virtually identical resolution… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2021

LETTER:Please get vaccinated

Through the years a fellow from my eighth grade St. John’s Milwaukie, Ore., class arranged annual reunions. COVID-19 interrupted the events. This year, with the… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2021

LETTER:Times changed

An older friend of mine was relating a story yesterday, well, let’s say a memory. He talked of being a youngster during WWII and sitting… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2021

LETTERS:Homelessness plan

I read with interest in today’s PDN a letter in support of John Procter and his plan to address homelessness in Port Angeles. This prompted… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2021

LETTER:Harvest a tree

Paper bags are better than plastic, but with the ban on plastic bags, a simple solution is to do what I did. I harvested a… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021

LETTER:Vaccinations: Why

No more polio. Why? Vaccinaion. No more mumps, measles, chicken pox. Why? Vaccination. No more shingles. Why? Vaccination. Think about it. Many other health issues… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021

LETTER:Voters have no say

On Thursday, Mayor William Armacost and his three appointees, Mike Pence, Sarah Kincaid and Keith Larkin, ensured that voters would have no say in the… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021

LETTER: Insurance charges

I would like to pose a question to the insurance commissioner as to why insurers aren’t adding the cost of treating COVID-19 patients hospitalized and… Continue reading

LETTER: No need to kill the deer

No need to kill deer in Sunland. Please plant only plants that deer do not eat. Bob Snyder Sequim… Continue reading

LETTER: Reach and Row

A hearty thank you to all the community members who supported the 2021 Reach and Row for Hospice Race. This annual event, sponsored by Sequim… Continue reading