Letters To The Editor

Gaylord is best | Letter

We have known Randy Gaylord for over 20 years. We have known…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

Gaylord is committed to victims | Letter

We are former victim advocates who worked closely with Randy Gaylord in…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

Jewett support | Letter

I am writing in support of Carolyn Jewett for district court judge.…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

Re-elect Randy | Letter

I attended the recent candidates’ forum on Orcas Island and was impressed…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

Brandli for judge | Letter

My name is Jamie Grifo, and I am an attorney practicing law…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Elect Brandli | Letter

As women, it is important to exercise our right to vote. This…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Elect Jewett | Letter

I am writing in support of Carolyn Jewett for district court judge.…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Traffic trouble on Tucker | Letter

Am I the only local with serious misgivings regarding the wisdom of…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Yes for Brandli | Letter

I have known and worked with Steve Brandli since he moved here.…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Senator Ranker says vote for Jewett | Letter

Here in San Juan County, we have an opportunity to have a…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Sheriff’s guild is not ‘indebted’ to Krebs | Letter

I do not “Rant and Rave,” rarely talk politics and never write…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Brandli has the experience to be judge | Letter

I am writing this letter in support of Steve Brandli for district…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Stop ‘filthy tricks’ this election | Letter

We are disappointed to find that a shady group, without the courage…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

I trust Asher with my life | Letter

I strongly urge San Juan County voters to elect Jeff Asher as…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Asher for sheriff | Letter

This election has brought out the worst in some very vocal people…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Home trust director says ‘yes’ on prop 1 | Letter

There are many variables to the affordable housing crisis, so it is…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Joe Gaydos supports home fund | Letter

I am voting yes for the San Juan County Home Fund this…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

RE: No to home fund | Letter

Last week’s letter “No on Homes,” raised some issues that are addressed…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Vote yes for home fund | Letter

It’s critical that we vote yes on this initiative so that residents…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Civility is needed | Letter

This will have been a hotly contested election. There have been allegations…

  • Oct 26th, 2018

Home fund will maintain existing affordable housing | Letter

While much of the talk going on about Proposition 1 has been…

  • Oct 26th, 2018

Home fund would help OPAL | Letter

We are extremely fortunate to live on this beautiful island, but staying…

  • Oct 26th, 2018

New tax won’t make housing affordable | Letter

Our island (and the entire country) needs affordable housing but the REET…

  • Oct 26th, 2018

Yes for Brandli | Letter

We hired Stephen A. Brandli as our attorney in a local boundary…

  • Oct 26th, 2018

Brandli support | Letter

We first met the Brandlis when we had moved to the island…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Gaylord has good judgment| Letter

We need to re-elect Randy Gaylord whose integrity, energy and good judgment…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Gaylord protects community and environment| Letter

I support Randy Gaylord for prosecuting attorney because he has demonstrated exceptional…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Jewett support | Letter

I am writing in support of Carolyn Jewett for district court judge.…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Vote for Jewett | Letter

The recent political drama over the appointment of a U.S. Supreme Court…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

‘Our Revolution’ endorsements | Letter

The San Juan County branch of Our Revolution, formed in late 2016,…

  • Oct 24th, 2018

Don’t vote based on fear | Letter

I received a dire email from a candidate for prosecuting attorney warning…

  • Oct 24th, 2018

Power is needed change | Letter

Nick Power is my next-door neighbor I enthusiastically support him for prosecuting…

  • Oct 24th, 2018

Yes for Power | Letter

I have lived on San Juan Island since 2002 and have been…

  • Oct 24th, 2018

Yes for Power | Letter

This election cycle, on both the local and national level, has presented…

  • Oct 24th, 2018

Deputies for Krebs | Letter

The Orcas deputies support Ron Krebs for re-election to sheriff. During the…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018

Krebs support | Letter

During the past four years, Sheriff Ron Krebs has proven himself to…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018

Krebs cares | Letter

I am writing this letter to support Ron Krebs for re-election. I…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018

No on I-1639 | Letter

Proponents for I-1639 say it is an initiative for “safe schools and…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018

Climate solution | Letter

Initiative 1631 puts a climate solution on the ballot. How should we…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018

Home fund is needed county-wide solution | Letter

The affordable housing crisis grows as real estate prices outpace the average…

  • Oct 22nd, 2018