Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Stunned by the president

Stunned, shocked and dismayed, to hear and see a sitting president make a call to arms against governors of states who have displeased him. This… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2020

LETTER: Wants tourists to stay away from Clallam County

To date, there have been only a few cases of COVID-19 in Clallam County. As reported by the Peninsula Daily News, many of those were… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2020

LETTER: Healthy body politic

Crises have a way of laying bare some home truths. Reality is real and can’t be spun. We’re animals, tied to all other living things… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2020

LETTER: Possible death sentence

We all breathe the same air. It is the commons we must share to survive. Like it or not this means the air must sustain… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2020

LETTER: Proud of Wisconsin voters

The COVID-19 pandemic has given us a long roster of war heroes, the latest, the voters of Wisconsin. Democratic Governor Tony Evers ordered the April… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2020

LETTER: Thanking Port Angeles residents for their generosity

Dear Port Angeles, I left you many years ago after being raised on your shores. During visits I continued to see the peninsula a bit… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2020

LETTER: Bogus math

I’ve never seen a more idiotic commentary than that by Pat Buchanan which appeared recently in the PDN. In it, he argued that the potential… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: National debt

Our current national debt is about $23.5 trillion. One trillion dollars, in 100-dollar bills stacked 7-feet high is bigger than a football field. Multiply that… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: Postpone levy collection

Our world will never been the same. Horrifying to think that the world-shuddering 9/11 has been eclipsed. As this horror continues to unfold, we know… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: Shelter lease

In these trying times dealing with COVID 19, we are all asked to do our part. It was interesting to see the Port of Port… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2020

PHOTO: Trump courts catastrophe

President Trump’s plan to dismantle prematurely the nation’s social-distancing pandemic policies to accelerate economic recovery is a grave threat to the nation. Epidemiological experts completely… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: Grand farce

For once, I agreed with Michelle Malkin, “The grand farce of social distancing,” April 10. In attacking the odd celebrity and gym-goer, however, she has… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: Trump was right

I wonder if our lefty media ever notice that subsequent events often prove that President Trump was right all along. And they were wrong. For… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: 49 percent

Much is made of President Trump’s popularity rising to the dizzying height of 49 percent. Nearly half of the American public has confidence in his… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2020

LETTER: Thankful distance

I want to express gratitude to the majority of my fellow Peninsulans who do what Peninsulans do so well: look out for each other. During… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2020

LETTER: Return to prayer

I’m almost 50 years old. In my lifetime, the closest thing that I can relate to today’s COVID-19 pandemic is 9/11. The world as we… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2020

LETTER: Praise the front lines

In President Trump’s press conference, rather than praise the health care workers, he chose to be a critic and accuse them of moving protective gear… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2020

LETTER: Try prayer

Those of us in earthquake-prone areas have spent years preparing for “The Big One.” As it turns out, it is the tiny one, the smallest… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2020

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