Letters To The Editor

Wags to Riches success | Letters

The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor would like to thank everyone…

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Jazzed about labs | Letters

We are pleased to announce that the UW Friday Harbor Labs’ 17th…

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Protect Popeye and people | Letter from port

On Thursday evening Aug. 10, a guest in the Friday Harbor Marina…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Thanks for help after cycling accident | Letters

On Sunday, Aug. 6, I was bicycling around San Juan Island with…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Fair horse fun | Letters

While you and I marveled over the hot weather while eating ice…

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Against immigration initiative | Letters

Please vote no on initiative measure 2017-7. The U.S. is a country…

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Re: Carbon Monoxide lawsuit | Letters

(Editor’s note, this letter is in response to the article “Wrongful death…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Re: July 26 editorial | Letters

This is the first time I have to give a “rave” to…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Female planners | Letters

To the San Juan County Council: The San Juan County Planning Commission…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Fourth of July Picnic praise | Letters

The Kiwanis of Friday Harbor also wishes to thank ALL of our…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Generosity for whales | Letters

Shout it from the rooftops! Our community is so outstanding! This is…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

McKenna for school board | Letters

The schools on San Juan Island have been the center of the…

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Thanks for ‘unflagging support’ of San Juan Community Home Trust | Letters

The San Juan Community Home Trust held its fifth annual signature fundraiser,…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Thanks for Pig War Picnic’s ‘big success’ | Letters

The Kiwanis of Friday Harbor wishes to thank all of the people…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Thanks, orca protectors | Letters

One hundred and thirty people and 15 organizations joined San Juan Islanders…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Connector road appeal | Letters

A group of us living in the Jackson’s Beach neighborhood have appealed…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Support Christensen for San Juan Island School District Board | Letters

Elections in August tend to draw little attention and even less participation.…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Great Fourth of July | Letters

Friday Harbor’s traditional Independence Day Parade has historically set a high standard…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Saved a life | Letters

Never in our wildest dreams would we have envisioned the scenario that…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Wishing SJC Dems luck | Letters

Upon reading about the AG’s office suit against the SJC Dems I…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Honor to be in Fourth of July parade | Letters

Participating in our Friday Harbor Fourth of July parade was an honor…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Re: Tiny home article | Letters

Regarding the recent article, “A quest for easier tiny home living,” I’d…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Tiny house solutions | Letters

Permitting “tiny homes” to be built in our county can only be…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Thanks for FFHS internship partners | Letters

We would like to thank the following local businesses that helped make…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Cartoon not funny | Letters

My husband and I like to laugh and enjoy a good cartoon,…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Surprised by Cartoon | Letters

I must say I was surprised by the “Trashion Fashion” cartoon in…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Grad night recap | Letters

Soon after their ceremony ended on June 10th, 62 graduated seniors from…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Housing crisis solution | Letters

The housing crisis is an issue throughout our country, but perhaps nowhere…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Thank you for native art show | Letters

I was honored and fortunate to attend as a guest the opening…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

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