Letters To The Editor

Gift of kindness | Letters

We would like to express our sincere ‘“thank you” for helping us…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Thanks for helping hospice | Letters

Many, many thanks to the residents and city council of the Town…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Scholarship gratitude | Letters

Paideia Classical School’s Board of Directors, staff, students, and families would like…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Challenges with state budget | Letter

Last night the school board voted to reduce staffing by over $300,000…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Thank you from Parkinson’s Alert Dogs | Letters

All of us involved in Parkinson’s Alert Dogs (PADs for Parkinson’s) are…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Protect our way of life against vacation rentals| Letters

Our county commissioners will soon be considering changes to the vacation rental…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

“Chicago,” incredible | Letters

It has been said that when the moon and the stars and…

  • May 31st, 2017

Golf scramble | Letters

The May 21, 11th Annual LEO Club Golf Scramble was another success!…

  • May 31st, 2017

Key questions for Public Hospital District | Letters

Dear San Juan County Public Hospital Board Commissioners, Here’s a voice from…

  • May 31st, 2017

Kudos to Cali for her editorial | Letters

Special kudos to Cali Bagby, your general manager, for her thoughtful and…

  • May 31st, 2017

Thanks for SAFE San Juans support | Letters

Thank you, community members, for your overwhelming support of SAFE San Juans…

  • May 31st, 2017

Iceberg Point in jeopardy | Letters

The Bureau of Land Management has chosen the worst possible time to…

  • May 24th, 2017

“Chicago” is blessing | Letters

The arts have always represented a beacon of provocative inspiration….. This gift…

  • May 17th, 2017

Better sex ed needed | Letters

The case dismissed by Judge Eaton described in last week’s Journal illustrates…

  • May 17th, 2017

Thanks from Wolf Hollow | Letters

The staff and board at Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center are deeply…

  • May 17th, 2017

Stand Up Men fundraiser | Letters

The volunteer group called Stand Up Men are coordinating the annual fundraiser…

  • May 12th, 2017

Why the connector road should be built | Letters

Some historical context is needed in response to the letter criticizing the…

  • May 11th, 2017

A second chance | Letters

Some folks might call it a “do-over” but I’m saying that we…

  • May 10th, 2017

Don’t sit this out | Letters

I don’t need to tell you how many people turned out in…

  • May 10th, 2017

Thanks for memorial trees | Letters

I want to thank the community for the memorial trees for Troy…

  • May 9th, 2017

Barn update | Letters

I am pleased to announce that the work will start on the…

  • May 3rd, 2017

Connector road should not be built | Letters

The elusive connector road should not be built. The sight distance near…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Shared Future | Letters

OK, I know this is a far-fetched idea….but would you expect anything…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Disappointed with service | Letters

(Editor’s note: The Journal thoroughly fact-checked this letter by interviewing the author…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Hughes’ OPALCO vote | Letters

I am writing to voice my support for both Vince Dauciunas and…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Rental problems | Letters

Short-term vacation rentals have become a subject of increasing concern, due to…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

RE: PHD answers | Letters

Public Hospital District Answers; Hayley Day asks, “What do you think?” It…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Build bridges | Letters

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  • Apr 20th, 2017

Re: Pregnancy choices | Letters

A letter writer in the April 12 edition of the Journal recommended…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Vote for OPALCO board members | Letters

OPALCO is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year, and as we approach…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Thank you EMS | Letters

We would like to publicly thank San Juan EMS and the staff…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Pregnancy choices | Letters

Many issues in our community are heavily debated, but I believe our…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Gratitude for giving | Letters

Here at the San Juan Island Family Resource Center, our mission is…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Help on the Road | Letters

Can you imagine being unable to get to your medical appointments, pharmacy,…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Re: Vacation rental permit ordinance | Letters

My friends in the construction trade have long speculated that this county…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

An alternative housing view | Letters

While I appreciate Rikki Swin’s thoughts on housing I suggest they don’t…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Journal is awesome | Letters

I just wanted to let The Journal know how much we loved…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Larsen on wrong side of party | Letters

I just attended Congressman Rick Larsen’s town hall meeting at Brickworks. I…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Save barn history | Letters

(Editor’s note: During the week of March 20, D.N. Kinsey filed an…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

The weight of a name tag | Letters

I wear a name tag for one of my jobs. I imagine…

  • Apr 10th, 2017