Letters To The Editor

In Support of Proposition 2 | Letter to the editor

When you look in the Voters’ Guide at the dozen programs and…

  • Oct 23rd, 2019

 

Re: EMS fined | Letter

In response to San Juan Island EMS fined. This is just another…

  • Oct 23rd, 2019

 

Response to ferry story | Letter

The story entitled “What’s Next for Washington State Ferries” includes some comments…

  • Oct 21st, 2019

 

Thank you community foundation | Letter

The San Juan Island Prevention Coalition would like to publicly thank the…

  • Oct 16th, 2019

Home trust thanks Washington Federal for donation | Letter

The San Juan Community Home Trust was awarded a $2,000 grant for…

  • Oct 16th, 2019

OPALCO’s decision is concerning | Letter

I have been distraught that the OPALCO board decided to adopt a…

  • Oct 9th, 2019

Tigers thank community supporters | Letter

The Tiger football coaches, players and their families would like to send…

  • Oct 10th, 2019

Land Bank is an asset to the community | Letter

Over the past several months I have stood by and watched the…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

Is there a better way to handle the situation at Lopez School? | Letter

As a parent with two children at the Lopez school, and a…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

Lopez Island School Board responds to accusor’s allegations

To our Community, The Lopez Island School District and School Board take…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

PTO thanks community|Letter

The Friday Harbor Elementary School PTO would like to thank the individuals,…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

Now there’s a word for it|Letter

We’ve all felt it in our quiet moments: the breakdown of community…

  • Sep 18th, 2019

Thank you from the Home Trust|Letter

Thank you, San Juan Island Community Foundation! Your matching grant opportunity at…

  • Sep 17th, 2019

Community Conversations | Letter

The community conversation on vacation rentals continues 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept.…

  • Sep 16th, 2019

Re: Whale watching letter | Letter

Harold Van Doren, in his letter to the editor a few weeks…

  • Sep 11th, 2019

We want our pledge|Letter

We should all be concerned. Those of us so rudely ejected from…

  • Sep 11th, 2019

Response to Stephen Carter letter|Letter

Stephen Carter has a view of the future without private automobiles on…

  • Sep 11th, 2019

Mullis Center issues continue|Letter

The Mullis Senior Center Operations Committee caused a lot of unnecessary conflict…

  • Sep 11th, 2019

Fighting back against the land bank | Letter

Rant to San Juan County for absolutely refusing every single one of…

  • Sep 9th, 2019

Antidepressants versus society | Letter

As you probably know, our world is in a prescription crisis. When…

  • Sep 4th, 2019

What to do in an emergency | Letter

Dispatch has received a couple of calls from people for clarification on…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Lamenting the Orca Initiative | Letter

The Orca Protection Initiative was struck down in court, despite thousands of…

  • Aug 28th, 2019

Response to Steve Ulvi Landbank letter | Letter

I was happy to see Steve Ulvi’s excellent, detailed defense of the…

  • Aug 29th, 2019

Letter| Kiwanis thanks supporters

The Fourth of July was a great day for a picnic and…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

EDC thanks the community foundation for donation

The Economic Development Council board of directors and staff would like to…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Letter- Thanks WSF boat Captains

The San Juan Island Yacht Club would like to thank the Washington…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Apology unnecessary | Letter

I regret the fact that the Journal felt the need to retract…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Learning from the Pig War | Letter

It breaks my heart to see San Juan Island being ripped apart…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Patriotism on demand | Letter

Let me begin with the fact that I am an Army veteran…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Whale watching gone too far | Letter to the editor

I’m struggling to find words to express my disgust at what could…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Response to whale sanctuary editorial | Letter

In your editorial “Do What’s Best for the Animals” (Aug. 1), you…

  • Aug 15th, 2019

Hate speech on community rock | Letter

Islanders are familiar with the large rock on Beaverton Valley Road which…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Refinery concerns | Letter

The expansion of storage facilities at the Philips refinery at Cherry Point…

  • Aug 7th, 2019

Anacortes ferry terminal project | Letter

By now many of you have learned of the proposed project to…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

In support of Liz Lovelett | Letter

We support Elizabeth (Liz) Lovelett for State Senate. We are impressed with…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Let democracy sort out Mullis Center troubles | Letter

Some years ago I served on what was then known as the…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Thank you for love and support | Letter

This is a thank you to the San Juan Island community. Ever…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Response to pledge editorial | Guest column

By Minnie Knych I am not an Army brat; however, I come…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Response to editorial | Letters

Editor’s note: The North Korea comment mentioned in the below letter is…

  • Jul 31st, 2019

Home Trust thanks volunteers | Letter

On July 18, 13 regional and district managers of Wells Fargo Bank…

  • Aug 13th, 2019