Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Candidate Henninger actions raise concerns

Recently, I was the target of Anne Marie Henninger’s lawsuit where she alleged I had harassed and stalked her. The underlying incident was a courteous… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

LETTER: Politicians avoid simple energy solutions

The need for non-fossil fuel energy is a must. There are simple means out there that can be created and installed to provide that which… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

LETTER: Students in climate rallies depressing

Rather than be impressed by the pictures and article [“Climate rallies on Peninsula,” PDN, Sept. 22], I was depressed. The theory of global warming did… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

LETTER: Civil discourse lost in maze of social media

Words matter, at least they used to. “OMG” was the start of a prayer calling on God for guidance; now it’s an exclamation of surprise.… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

LETTER: Lack of action on climate an embarrassment

Pat Buchanan lauds and explains the “rise and welcome reception of the autocrats, the men of action” in his recent column (“Let them howl, Boris”… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

LETTER: Clinic site to downtown Sequim is walkable

I am not taking a position on the proposed clinic but I would like to take issue with a statement of “fact” in the commentary… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

LETTER: Easy to guess the letter was about Inslee

Easy to guess. In the letter titled “Never wrong” on Sept. 12, the writer described a politician as “A hubris, narcissistic, dysfunctional man-child,” among other… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

LETTER: Believes he has seen the results of clinics first-hand

I live in Sequim part-time and have experienced as a counselor the results of medication-assisted treatment clinics in and around San Clemente, Calif. To say… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2019

LETTER: Sequim the wrong location for a drug clinic

I’m not in favor of the proposed medication-assisted treatment facility being built in Sequim. The location is all wrong. The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe is not… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2019

LETTER: Arming everyone only works in a perfect world

I read the letter this morning regarding the armed citizenry with a combination of humor and fury. (“Armed citizens can best combat mass shootings,” PDN,… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2019

LETTER: Excellent example of hypocrisy at college

An excellent article on the hypocrisy of politicians discussing leadership to college students. (“State politicians discuss leadership at Peninsula College gathering,” PDN, Sept. 18) They… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2019

LETTER: President to blame for American disunity

An article in the Sept. 12 PDN cited Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict’s identification of 9/11 as a driving force for our country coming together.… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2019

LETTER: Tribe, hospital should ante up for more Sequim police

If the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe is bent on gifting Sequim with this medication-assisted treatment clinic and it is all a done deal as was said… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2019

LETTER: Citizens deserve responses to questions about MAT clinic

We deserve better At the Sept. 9 Sequim City Council meeting, I observed Sequim’s city attorney exerting more pressure on the City Council to eliminate/restrict… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2019

LETTER: State Highway 104 roundabout apparent done deal

Not only has the Department of Transportation apparently fast-tracked their final decision for a roundabout at the state Highway 104 entrance to the Hood Canal… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Urges support for Stinson in Port Townsend

I support Deborah Stinson for re-election to the Port Townsend City Council, and urge all my fellow citizens to do the same. Stinson has been… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Has to be better location for clinic than Sequim

I’m opposed to the proposed medication-assisted treatment clinic in Sequim because we all deserve better. Substance users deserve a better location, closer to a hospital… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

LETTER: Opposes Robinson for Port Angeles City Council

As I drive through the streets of Port Angeles I see more and more homeless, transients, alcoholics, drug addicts, derelicts and bums on a daily… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

LETTER: Seeking support for MickHager in Port Townsend

I confidently recommend Monica MickHager for Port Townsend City Council Position 3. Monica has served our city for a decade as planning commissioner. She has… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

LETTER: America kills millions without attacks

On Dec. 7, 1941, we lost more than 2,000 Americans in a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. On Sept. 11, 2001, we lost more than… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2019