I had an amazing time in the recent campaign enjoying many pleasant encounters.
I’m sure I’m not the only one who is grateful that election season is behind us.
I want to thank San Juan islanders for electing me to the public hospital district commission.
Now that the election is over, we can turn our attention to the 2016 county budget.
I am a steady reader of your newspaper and enjoy it very much.
I want to thank all my wonderful supporters who offered their help, advice, and encouragement during this long and contentious election.
I feel that a major and glaring difference between the two medical facilities on San Juan Island is that of humanity.
I find it surprising that two letters at the top of the Journal page refer readers to what was an anonymous "hit job" web site until one Koshi Holt, known for her local Tea Party demonstrations with Jenny Ledford recently admitted she put it up two weeks ago.
The evening began with the Argyle Street Jazz Band (thank you!) playing whilst attendees feasted on a magnificent tri-tip dinner prepared by "Billy Grewohl, the tri-tip guy" and his crew.
It's obviously good news that with the birth of J53 – the sixth orca calf to be born in the last 11 months — the Southern resident orca population has soared to 83. Way to go, whales!
Howard lived life to the fullest and up to the end itself.