Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Questions about Biden

What is happening at the southern border? Why has there not been a Joe Biden press conference for over 50 days? I have yet to… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2021

LETTER:Appreciates program

A bonus of this last year has been Peninsula College’s Studium Generale program at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at pencol.edu/events/studium-generale. They have been hosting excellent speakers… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2021

LETTER:Capital gains tax

I’ve been an in-home caregiver since I was 17 years old, and I am now past the age when most people retire. At the beginning… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2021

LETTER:Spring bear hunt

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife issuing hundreds of permits to hunt black bears from April 15 - June 15 throughout the state is… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2021

LETTER: Agrees with Hansen

Paul Hansen’s March 14 opinion piece perfectly stated the case for an emergency measure of a proposed capital gains tax, Senate Bill 5096, to affect… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2021

LETTER: Rescue bill applause

I was very proud to be a Democrat when President Joe Biden signed the pandemic rescue bill. The new law does far more than give… Continue reading

  • Mar 18, 2021

LETTER:Approval rating

I looked at the Congressional approval rating on my computer. In January, it was 25 percent. What? Why do our elected representatives, who we voted… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2021

LETTER:Floating homes

This letter is regarding the article “Port of Port Angeles suggests floating homes” (PDN March 5-6.) This article states that the Port of Port Angeles… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2021

LETTER:Vaccine lunacy

I hear that Clallam County is doing too good a job at getting vaccine shots. That being the case, it may get less vaccine from… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2021

LETTER: Fascism history

I was shocked and appalled at the ridiculous revisionist history you printed Feb. 28, “What Exactly is Fascism?” The premise of the piece is that… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2021

LETTER: Jump start

On his first day in office, newly-elected President Biden vowed to jump-start the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic while claiming that our country was… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2021

LETTER: Open adult sports

I think adults have a need to play sports for their mental health. I am hoping the Port Angeles Parks and Recreation Department can pull… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2021

LETTER: Unbelievable

I have but one word to say about the letter from the person urging all mandates be ended and we in Washington should “open up… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2021

LETTER: Esther Webster

Thanks to the Peninsula Daily News, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, and North Olympic History Center for helping us know more about the amazing Esther… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2021

LETTER: Floating homes bad idea

Floating homes for Port Angeles? Just a bad idea. An expensive solution to solve the housing shortage. No mention in the story about cost per… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2021

LETTER: Objects to HR 5

I read recently that U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer voted for H.R. 999, the Wild Olympics Act. This act apparently had a lot of local support.… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2021

LETTER: Supports school levies

Following earlier submissions that addressed the recent impact of a school levy on Port Angeles property tax bills, a letter writer weighed in and suggested… Continue reading

LETTER: Higher property tax bill is money well spent

I have noted with interest recent letters and rants in the Peninsula Daily News concerning the Port Angeles School District’s capital levy, passed in 2020… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2021

LETTER:Electoral College outdated

I believe that the Electoral College, as it stands now, is an outdated system. There is no reason we shouldn’t be electing our presidents by… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2021

LETTER:Open up now

It’s been over a year now in which our community has been subjected to an atmosphere of fear and trepidation due to the pandemic. No… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2021