Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Gun control

In response to the letter “Stand up for rights”: Yes, we can have restrictions on the Second Amendment. We have limits on the First Amendment,… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020

LETTER: Help young people by voting yes for levy

Years ago I learned a valuable lesson on Mount Constance. I was one of several parents that helped youth from our church experience the mountains.… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2020

LETTER: Stand up for rights

In the Jan. 30 Peninsula Daily News poll, about 52 percent of respondents support limiting firearm magazine capacities to 10 rounds. I would like to… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2020

LETTER: Support our kids

Support the school levy. Kids are the future. Our kids will compete with kids educated all over the world. Our kids need good schools to… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2020

LETTER: Supports Warren

I am a proud and working supporter of Senator Elizabeth Warren for president. It is hard to pinpoint one thing that I like best about… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2020

LETTER: Different fears

This is regarding the Peninsula Daily News’ headline on Thursday, “Republicans are pleased; Dems fear for democracy.” Bruce Cowan, the 24th Legislative District Democratic Party… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTER: Give Port Angeles students the best tools available

The best way to fight ignorance and stupidity is through education. Our country’s framers understood this and did something phenomenal: They instituted a public education… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020

Letter: Great care experience at OMC

Over the holidays I found myself as a guest for about 11 days in the hospital at Olympic Medical Center. I arrived in the emergency… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTER: Supports Crescent school levies

I write to urge you to vote yes in support of both of the Crescent School District levies. Our community values knowledge, truth, diversity and… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTER: Supports PASD capital levy

A free and appropriate public education is promised to all children in our great nation. Each state legislature and locally elected school board work together… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTER: Repairs aren’t enough, supports Port Angeles School District levy

Seeing is believing. I took the tour of Stevens school. I had read about the problems at the school but that didn’t prepare me for… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTER: Supports Port Angeles School District levy

I have to concur with my classmate of the Class of ‘63 who wrote “Support PA levy.” It is time to update the schools in… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTER: Crescent levy

I would encourage all voters in the Crescent School District to vote yes on both levies coming up in the Feb. 11 election. As a… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2020

LETTER: Schools a blemish

Hometown pride is a privilege, and one that I know dearly. I’m reminded how special our town is every time I come home to visit.… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020

LETTER: Supports Elizabeth Warren

For years I have been preaching to my family how important it is not only to vote but to be informed about who they are… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020

LETTER: Supports levy for the Port Angeles School District

In recent letters regarding the school levy, one writer’s phrase stood out to me. A levy opponent suggested we pay for needed repairs by “opening… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020

LETTER: Supports the proposed MAT clinic in Sequim

I am tired of all of the anti-MAT (medicine assisted treatment) facility publicity. Today even received a paid mailer from the Save Our Sequim group.… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020

LETTER: Backs Warren

I am writing to those who feel like me. You can regain hope in the world. I despaired with the ongoing evasions of the president… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2020

LETTER: Markings essential

I was appalled that the white around the base of the guard rail support posts around the reconstructed Lake Crescent road were painted black. The… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2020

LETTER: Right of self-protection

Washington legislators are proposing anti-2nd amendment legislation that’s unmistakably civil disarmament. Rifle bans, magazine bans, permit to carry bans, ammunition bans, expansion of gun free… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2020