Letters to the Editor

LETTER:Opposes HB 1054

Legislators writing or enacting laws they have little or no understanding of should be a concern for all citizens. Having successfully developed the Long Beach… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2021

LETTER:Plan for salmon

A surprising and welcome initiative has been proposed by Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho). What Rep. Simpson calls The Columbia Basin Fund could be enacted as… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2021

LETTER:Schools of Buddhism

Thank you for the column “What is the Pure Land Buddhism?” taken from The Conversation, an academic analysis. What was left off is that, Pure… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2021

LETTER: Save salmon

I was excited to read that Rep. Mike Simpson, a Republican from Idaho, has released a many-faceted proposal that would benefit every economic sector in… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021

LETTER:Impeachment trial

The United States Senate voted to have an impeachment trial. This was approved with the votes of five RINO’S (Republicans In Name Only). The PDN… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021

LETTER:Saving lives

All lives are worth saving. While volunteering at the Jamestown S’Klallam’s COVID vaccination clinic on Saturday I saw people drive through to get the free… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021

LETTER: Mayor, move out

Sequim has been attracting lots of negative national attention thanks to Mayor William Armacost. The job of our mayor and city council is to do… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2021

LETTER: Sequim great town

News of our town has been the subject of controversy here so I thought I would add this. I moved to this lovely place 11… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2021

LETTER: Danger to democracy

The article about the association of the Sequim mayor with QAnon makes me extremely nervous. He says that his personal beliefs should not be ascribed… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2021

LETTER: Reasonable debate

Reasonable debate It’s time for a reasonable debate on the issues that divide our country. This should be held topic by topic on national TV… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021

LETTER: PA Clinic, Wow

PA clinic: Wow We’d like to gratefully acknowledge those who laid the groundwork for and logistically orchestrated this past weekend’s COVID vaccinations for seniors. Port… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021

LETTER: The Weight of Words

The weight of words While reading the scripture selections for this Sunday from the Common Lectionary, shared by Catholics, Lutherans, Anglicans and Methodists, a particularly… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021

LETTERS: Bad news for Sequim

By now, most citizens of Sequim have seen our community in the national news and not because of our Lavender Festival. Why? Sequim’s Mayor Armacost… Continue reading

LETTER:Armacost should resign

I was a sixth-grader in Sequim in 1952 when Jake Hall, chief of the S’Klallam tribe, spoke to my class. The tribe, Mr. Hall said,… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2021

LETTER:Publicized mess

What we choose to believe is our private domain. Not unlike the feng shui of our own basements and bedrooms, it can be pristine or… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2021

LETTER:Rural versus urban

Last Sunday there were two great reads in the PDN. One was an excellent letter decrying Gov. Jay Inslee’s pandemic reopening plan grouping Clallam and… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2021

LETTER:You are welcome

With horror I read the letter to the editor on Thursday, Feb. 4 headlined “Staying Out.” I am afraid that she is quite misinformed, as… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2021

LETTER:Columnist hypocrites

Conservative columnist Pat Buchanan claims (PDN Jan. 19) “The mob was a mile away as Trump spoke. It was up at the capitol while Trump… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2021

LETTER:Animal cruelty, drugs

I often see articles that disgust me but, by far, the worst are regarding animal cruelty and drugs. This Sunday’s PDN article “Muzzled Puppies” really… Continue reading

  • Feb 4, 2021

LETTER:Staying out of Sequim

I think I’ll steer clear of Sequim for a while. I voted for the Biden-Harris ticket. Since there’s broad local support for Sequim’s mayor, a… Continue reading

  • Feb 4, 2021