Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Standard capacity

I must comment on our state legislators’ and governor’s new laws banning large-capacity magazines over 10 rounds and putting new restrictions on carrying firearms at… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2022

LETTER: Congratulations

The board of directors and staff of the Field Arts & Events Hall congratulates Paul Gottlieb on his retirement as a senior staff writer for… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2022

LETTER: Strong public schools

Cal Thomas asks, in a recant column in the Peninsula Daily News, “What the hell has happened to this country?” with regard to many young… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2022

LETTER: Detached from reality

Cal Thomas again displays his complete detachment from reality in his March 10 column. His tirade about the price of gas is senseless, but not… Continue reading

LETTER: Biden to blame

What is the point of the front-page article on gas prices in the Sunday, March 6 PDN when everyone knows gas prices are up. This… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2022

LETTER: Fishing problems

Pat Neal’s column “Fishing Without Hooks” (PDN, Feb. 23) made me laugh and then puzzle upon a closer look. Why were hook-and-line fishermen not allowed… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2022

LETTER: Blames Biden

With reference to the headline “Peninsula gas prices above $4 per Gallon” PDN, Sunday, March 6. In the text of the article I note a… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2022

LETTER: More than 10 rounds

Do you have a right to self defense? Our representatives voted to infringe on that right. House Bill 1164 prohibits the sale, attempted sale, manufacture… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2022

Sequim Toddler Prom set Friday

The Sequim Toddler Prom is set for 6 p.m. Friday. The free dance party, for children 3-years and younger, will be in the… Continue reading

LETTER: Tax refund

Hey, Washington Democrats, take a breath. The state gets a pandemic revenue windfall of several billion, and you’re spending all of it? How about a… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2022


Russian President Putin headed the KGB, the Soviet intelligence service, prior to rising to power. An authoritarian, he squelches Russian dissent, opponents, and critics. His… Continue reading

LETTER:Profit-izing Medicare

Did you know that Medicare is in grave danger of being quietly handed to Wall Street? A pilot program called Direct Contracting, an experiment initiated… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2022

LETTER:Doesn’t see point

Doesn’t see point Hurrah, Gov. Jay Inslee has moved the end date for the state’s indoor mask mandate up to March 12. But wait, as… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2022

LETTER:Authoritarian leaders

Many Americans are great supporters of China’s President Xi due to his proven ability to enslave 1.4 billion Chinese people. Likewise, Russia’s President Putin is… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2022

LETTER:Opposes oyster farm

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe has done a remarkable job of improving conditions for themselves. Their investments in Blyn and the return of much county property… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2022

LETTER: State of the union

For the past 35 years, nearly every U.S. president has given a State of the Union speech attesting to the fact that the state of… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2022

LETTER: Registered nurse

As a registered nurse, I agree with the Feb. 13 letter “A Better Solution” regarding the shortage of nurses. I agree with everything that she… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2022

LETTER:Gun laws

Remember all the bills meant to stop drugs, never the dealers;how are they working for you now? Now banning purchase of a high capacity magazine… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2022

LETTER:Gun violence

The legislation requested by state Attorney General banning the sale of high-capacity gun magazines misses the mark. Possession of a magazine greater than 10 rounds… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2022

LETTER:Hazel Wolf’s views

In a Feb. 6 letter, the writer stated that if Hazel Wolf were still alive she would not have agreed with the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2022