Letters To The Editor

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

Homes needed | Letter

Affordable housing is a huge issue in our islands which needs to…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Piggyback off land bank legislation, vote yes for REET | Letter

The land bank is one of the best things about this county…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Support hope with Prop 1 yes vote | Letter

As a case manager for the San Juan Island Family Resource Center,…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Vote for homes | Letters

We will have the chance to vote for the San Juan County…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Yes for Prop 1 for diverse island | Letter

This letter is in support of Proposition 1, the Real Estate Excise…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Brandli is next district court judge | Letter

In choosing our next district court judge, it is important to think…

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Brandli support | Letter

In 2011, I was referred to Steve Brandli by another attorney in…

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Krebs is for whales and humans | Letter

I’m endorsing re-electing Ron Krebs for San Juan County sheriff. Let me…

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Power advocates for citizens harmed by county | Letter

I’m voting for Nick Power for San Juan County prosecutor. I’m doing…

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Yes for Randy | Letter

This letter is in support of the re-election of Randy Gaylord for…

  • Oct 17th, 2018

County council needs to ‘step up’ to protect orcas | Letter

For years, Friends of the San Juans has been advocating for protection…

  • Oct 16th, 2018

County council needs to take ‘bold actions’ on orcas | Letter

Instead of taking bold actions to help the starving Southern resident killer…

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Gaylord speaks for voiceless | Letter

It is necessary to protect the community, as well as to inspire.…

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Yes on I-1631 | Letter

As a mom of two young children, this week was another hard…

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Gratitude for three years on island | Letter

This Oct. 20 will be the anniversary of my third year here…

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Don’t tax new homebuyers | Letter

Affordable housing is an issue across the country with increased homelessness everywhere…

  • Oct 13th, 2018