Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Congratulations

Congratulations to the voters in Sequim for cleaning house in the city council. All that remains now is the removal of the mayor. Andrew Shirey… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2021

LETTER: Thank you

I am writing to say thank you to all the citizens in Port Angeles who voted with their heads and their hearts in the last… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2021


I must bring attention to the Associated Press articles on the Second Front Page from Nov 9-13 pertaining to the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha,… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2021

LETTER: Sleeper

Sometimes, when reviewing Joe Biden’s actions since becoming president, I wonder whether he has the best interests of America at heart. For instance, his cancellation… Continue reading

LETTER:A place to live

I was lacking understanding on one aspect of homelessness until recently a friend has been looking for an apartment or home here. He’s from here… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2021

LETTER:Why the attacks?

All members of Congress swore an oath to defend the Constitution of the United States. Nowhere does anything state they need to be loyal to… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2021

LETTER: Comparing stats

In a letter submitted recently, an attempt was made to argue that Florida had greater success in handling the COVID-19 pandemic due to their Republican… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2021

LETTER:Climate change

A letter, “Climate Change,” PDN, Oct 20, claimed that scientific research supporting a less extreme view of climate change is conveniently ignored in favor of… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2021

LETTER:Face history

I want to thank Congressman Derek Kilmer for co-sponsoring the Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies in the United States Act. The… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2021

LETTER:Florida COVID Stats

Aaron Levenstein said “Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive. But what they conceal is vital.” An Oct. 29 letter to the editor… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2021

LETTER:Support for Stoffer

I write to join the chorus of supporters of Jim Stoffer’s integrity and dedication to our community’s quality education. As we recently witnessed, Jim is… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2021

LETTER:Violation of whose rights

In 1968 I had graduated from college, been accepted to grad school and had been granted a teaching assistant position with the university. However Uncle… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2021

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