Letters to the Editor

LETTER:Better here than Florida

There was a letter, a week or so ago, that made a claim about the wonder of how well Florida is doing with COVID-19. According… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2021

LETTER: America’s collective spirit dead

Some 80 years ago, Americans, engaged in the most titanic conflict in the nation’s history, were referred to as “the greatest generation.” Theirs was a… Continue reading

LETTER: Fall Fest

My wife and I would like to congratulate Stephanie and all the volunteers who planned and put on the wonderful event called “Fall Fest.” It… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2021

LETTER: How is this patriotic?

Once again, I read a person calling the inconsiderate people who have refused to be vaccinated against COVID-19 “Great Patriots.” How are they patriotic in… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2021

LETTER:Electeds’ salaries

At the quarterly meeting of elected officials and department directors on Oct. 25, the county commissioners led a discussion of proposals for increasing elected officials’… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER:I worry

I am sitting here with my Voters’ Pamphlet worrying about which candidates for the Sequim City Council I will vote for. On one hand, we… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER:Integrity in elections

Signs associating a slate of candidates associated with Donnie Hall and Jim McEntire with a call to stop a methadone clinic in Sequim have appeared… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER:Sequim council

We will be voting for Sequim City Council candidates and I recommend the experienced team of those who have been sitting on the council and… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER:Vote for change

This is in response to the paid advertisement in last week’s Sequim Gazette from Gayle Baker promoting the Independent Advisory Association-groomed candidates for city council.… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER:Vote for McEntire

A leter published Oct. 24 was a smear campaign against Jim McEntire, a candidate for Olympic Medical Center commissioner. Jim McEntire is a veteran who… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2021

LETTER: McEntire’s correction

The letter to the editor published Oct. 24 expresses many opinions regarding my candidacy for a seat on the Olympic Medical Center Board of Commissioners,… Continue reading


It is appalling that our Democratic governor issues rules that deprive individual employees and business owners of their livelihood without consulting the Legislature, and that… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2021

LETTER:Jeffers’ correction

A letter to the editor published Oct. 25 said that I, Heather Jeffers, would consider a proposal to sell Olympic Medical Center. I did not… Continue reading

LETTER:Supports Stoffer

There is an attempt to censure Jim Stoffer and oust him from the Sequim School Board. Alas, I know only what I have read. I… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2021

LETTER:Vote for Schmeck

The purpose of my letter is to help clarify the misunderstanding that has been circulating regarding the Sequim School Board election for Position 4 between… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2021

LETTER:Backs Rogers, McEntire

I think it’s time to remind the voting public that on any high-functioning board of directors or commissioners, each of the members brings a varied… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2021

LETTER:Diligent, compassionate

I have worked with Lindsey Schromen-Wawrin for the last three and a half years. He has generously volunteered countless hours and expertise to help legal… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2021

LETTER:Extreme views

I have read two letters printed here about the Sequim School District Position 4 election. Both insisted that Virginia Sheppard is the only valid choice… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2021

LETTER:Interesting elections

Another election, and what a group of interesting characters running for elective offices. We have anti-vaxers and anti-maskers. We have QAnon supporters. We have those… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2021

LETTER:No conflict of interest

I am writing in response to several letters to the editor Sunday regarding Heather Jeffers’ candidacy for Olympic Medical Center hospital commissioner being a conflict… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2021