Letters to the Editor

LETTER: What’s the rush for Life Flight transport in Port Angeles?

What’s the rush What is the big rush for Life Flight to set up operations in Port Angeles? Has their operations plan truly been vetted?… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2019

LETTER: Would sooner believe Cohen than the president

Thousands of lies I am writing regarding the Michael Cohen cartoon with Cohen’s nose more than a foot long. Although this cartoonist is inferring that… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2019

LETTER: Corporations and the mega-rich already control everything

Be careful I’m writing regarding the letter titled “Light of Reality,” in the PDN on Feb. 24. The government already has control of agriculture through… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2019

LETTER: American farms need help supplied by Mexican workers

As a native-born Washingtonian, also having lived outside of our state for many years in both Mankato and Duluth, Minn., I can testify that farmers… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Immigration policy should focus on real issues

I’m not sure if you are aware, but we have a border with Canada that begins a few miles north of Sequim and runs 5,525… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Refusing to vaccinate is criminal child abuse

There are criminal parents around us who refuse to inoculate their children. These poor kids are allowed to get measles or any other of the… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Climate change terrifying, will support Green New Deal

Frankly, I’m terrified about the consequences of climate change. The latest climate report from the U.N. said we only have 12 years to make drastic… Continue reading

LETTER: Support sought for Green New Deal

We are running out of time. Climate change is real and we are all causing it. We do nothing at great peril. I urge everyone… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: White supremacy myth doesn’t hold up to inspection

An idea that seems to have gained traction in the past several years is that of white supremacy, but it doesn’t stand up to inspection.… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Climate change is plain as the mole on your nose

Climate deniers are like that guy that has a nasty, angry-looking mole on the end of his nose. His liberal wife pleads with him to… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Democrats not thinking if they want to end job expansion

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., are applauding Amazon’s decision to abandon their expansion plans in New York City. Perhaps we… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Low-cost spaying available for cats locally

World Spay Day was created to encourage people to spay and neuter their companion animals and community cats, feral and stray, and to raise awareness… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Come play golf, not snowball fights

Snowballs flying Snowballs flew at Peninsula Golf Course on Sunday and everybody had a good time. (“Crowd gathers for community snowball fight in Port Angeles,”… Continue reading

LETTER: Green New Deal an assault on capitalist system

Light of reality It is time to shed the light of reality on the new darling of the Leftist Party (Democrats), U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2019

LETTER: Hard to discredit scientists with that background

From this planet I would like to offer some background regarding the recent Feb. 15 letter to the editor “Not this planet.” Few may realize… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2019

LETTER: Common sense tells us gender dictated by biology

Men not women New U.S. Rep Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., recently complained to USA Powerlifting of their decision to not allow a biological male who identifies… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019

LETTER: Voices worthless and unwelcome in immigration debate

Very interesting to see protests here in Sequim, opposing the national emergency declared by President Donald Trump over building the wall. I believe that if… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019

LETTER: White evangelical Trump supporters OK with president’s behavior

I was raised in a Southern Baptist evangelical church, graduated from Baylor University and do not understand white evangelical Trump supporters. These Christians were the… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019

LETTER: Breaching Snake River dams best option for salmon

Rep. Derek Kilmer had it backward in regard to breaching the four dams on the lower Snake River in order to save our resident orca… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2019

LETTER: GOP wants to disempower just about everyone

As is clear from President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Speech, the Republicans intend to make abortion a central issue, necessarily so because the… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2019