Letters To The Editor

Thank you from San Juan County Land Bank | Letter

Islanders, thank you for getting outdoors and joining the San Juan County…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

 

Gaylord is good government | Letter

Good government is priceless. But it’s being stolen from us. I have…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

 

LEO golf success | Letter

Another successful LEO Club Golf Scramble! We couldn’t do it without the…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

 

Correct information on lodging tax | Letter

In response to Mr. Kaill’s June 13 letter to the editor, we’d…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

No to political sign extension | Letter

I read Milene Henley’s recent letter to the editor and fully agree…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

How much tourism is enough? | Letter

(Editor’s note: All of the proceeds from the county lodging tax do…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Amazing quilt art at museum | Letter

“Conversations with Gee’s Bend,” the exhibit which just opened at the San…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Navy noise nuisance | Letter

Have you ever been sitting waiting for the ferry in Anacortes and…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Wonderful ‘Beauty and the Beast’ play | Letter

On Saturday, May 12, 2018, I went to the community theater to…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Ferry follies | Letter

Having lived on San Juan Island for 11 years, I can’t think…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Democrats settle with Washington State Attorney General | Letter

The San Juan County Democrats are pleased to have reached the settlement…

  • May 30th, 2018

National EMS Week | Letter

Last week, May 20-26, was National EMS Week – a time to…

  • May 30th, 2018

Thinking ahead about energy sources | Letter

While fossil fuels are magically appearing at our gas pumps, forward-thinking citizens,…

  • May 23rd, 2018

Jensen shipyard future | Letter

Since Benjamin Jensen came to San Juan Island in the mid-1880s, the…

  • May 23rd, 2018

Debra Lekanoff for the 40th District | Letter

Debra Lekanoff is an experienced, decisive, forward-thinking public servant. As the Swinomish…

  • May 23rd, 2018

‘Fuel’ for thought | Letter

Sometimes it’s hard to figure out why people have such a problem…

  • May 16th, 2018

Larsen’s impact on Navy Growlers | Letter

Rep. Rick Larsen’s corporate campaign contributions from Navy Growler stakeholders pose a…

  • May 16th, 2018

Bravo to ‘Beauty and the Beast’ | Letter

The loud clapping and standing ovation on the opening night of “Beauty…

  • May 14th, 2018

Join Friday Harbor Labs Open House | Letter

The University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories enthusiastically invites San Juan County…

  • May 2nd, 2018

Memorial for Karina Serna | Letter

On Sunday, May 6, the Serna family will be holding a lighthearted…

  • Apr 25th, 2018

A tribute to Abigail Finney | Letter

I am writing a tribute in loving memory to Abbie Finney. She…

  • Apr 25th, 2018

April is sexual assault awareness month | Letter

April brings many things to our lives. We all prosper from the…

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Care for aging population | Letter | Update

I’m writing about the sudden disappearance last November of our Friday Harbor…

  • Apr 30th, 2018

Port of Friday Harbor thanks advisory group | Letter

The Port of Friday Harbor commissioners and staff would like to express…

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Powers of play with Special Pal Program | Letter

The P.I.P. program, or Special Pal Program, at Friday Harbor Elementary School…

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Tax concerns | Letter

At some point — and the point may be coming very soon…

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Thanks for San Juan Islands Museum of Art support | Letter

The board of the San Juan Islands Museum of Art would like…

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Pros of animal control officer | Letter

This is in response to a letter to the editor by Christina…

  • Apr 11th, 2018

San Juan Community Home trust’s delivery | Letter

Something extraordinary and exciting happened on our island last Wednesday, March 21.…

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Thanks for ‘Pet of the Week’ | Letter

Thank you for making our Wednesdays a highlight. Your compassionate and humorous…

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Vote yes on school levy | Letter

Vote yes for our schools! This year, more than ever, it is…

  • Apr 4th, 2018

‘Yes’ for San Juan Island School District levy | Letter

On April 24, join me in voting “yes” for the San Juan…

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Not retired | Letter

Over the past several weeks, a number of folks have “congratulated” me…

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Vote ‘yes’ on school levy | Letter

I would like to urge voters in our community to extend the…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Protest poem | Letter

(Editor’s note: The following poem was written during the March 14 school…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Thoughts on gun-control debate | Letter

Before we had a standing army in l776, having “a well-regulated militia”…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Ferry frustration | Letter

Ferry issue: Today I was turned away from being able to board…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Vote yes on levy | Letters

We encourage all eligible voters to join us and vote yes for…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Fantastic fundraising for Animal Protection Society| Letter

Animal Protection Society – Friday Harbor would like to thank everyone who…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Grateful for Friday Harbor Tiny Radio opportunity | Letter

On Jan. 16, I put on my headset for the first time…

  • Mar 7th, 2018