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Giving credit where credit is due—in triplicate | Letters

  • Nov 23, 2014 at 7:36PM

Evidently, the San Juan Island Quakers haven't gotten in tune with that 'ol saying, that no good deed goes unpunished. For good deeds, they're doling out praise, instead...read on:

 

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To error is human... but county ought to pony up for assessor mistake | Letters

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 7:11PM

I was further dismayed to read that the assessor feels Island Rec is liable for the overage. We teach our kids to take responsibility for their actions. So take responsibility, county of San Juan. You messed up. You pay the bill.

Political payback? Voters should expect less from EMS, evidently | Letters

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 3:32PM

While a recent press release from hospital district officials starts off claiming to respect the voters’ decision, it quickly descends into a series of likely retributions we voters have apparently brought upon ourselves.

Three nights in a row? Bark as bad as the bite | Letters

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 7:26PM

Dog owners need to take responsibility for their animals. The lack of concern for fellow islanders is appalling.

Error by assessor? Another link in lack of accountability chain | Letters

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 7:43PM

The oops should be paid out of his retirement and not by the families of this island. Oh, but wait, there’s never any accountability for error here anyway.

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