Letters To The Editor

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In response to Mullis Center money mismanagement allegations | Guest column

Official Mullis Center information comes only from info@mulliscenter.org or secretary@mulliscenter.org. Recently, you…

  • Sep 27th, 2021

 

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Political leaders need to show support for the vaccine | Letter

Politicians who are promoting the spread of this dangerous virus are responsible…

  • Sep 22nd, 2021

 

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Vote yes to help secure San Juan’s medical future | Letter

Does anyone realize how desperate our small number of caregivers on the…

  • Sep 22nd, 2021

 

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Displeasure with the county’s handling of the pandemic as of late | Letter

Editor’s note: The author of the following letter contacted the Journal to…

  • Sep 24th, 2021
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Mandates are not new, so why are these ones different?

Hello to all, I have a sincere question for the folks who…

  • Sep 17th, 2021
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In appreciation of Linde Park | Letter

The John O. Linde Park is such an invaluable gift to our…

  • Sep 1st, 2021
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A good first step | Letter to the Editor

Some of us demand that our government tighten and enforce environmental laws.…

  • Sep 2nd, 2021
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A ferry frustration resolved | Letter

It turns out that Washington State Ferries has no plans to send…

  • Aug 18th, 2021
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You’re vaccinated, so what? | Letter

Recently, a neighbor did me a favor by watering some plants while…

  • Aug 18th, 2021
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Ghatan’s questionable acquaintances | Letter

Farhad’s association with Johnny Stine who was peddling counterfeit COVID vaccine for…

  • Aug 11th, 2021
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Thank you to Larsen and Murray | Letter

The San Juan Islands Advocacy Team is a group of concerned citizens…

  • Aug 11th, 2021
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WSF woes | Letter

For those of us looking forward to the rest of the summer,…

  • Aug 11th, 2021
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A proposal to tailor tourism to fit our county | Letter

I propose that tourism be better tailored to match our culture and…

  • Aug 11th, 2021
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In response to the CRC Minority Report

On July 28, 2021, Journal Editor Mandi Johnson’s headline about four 2021…

  • Aug 4th, 2021
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Thank you to attorney general Bob Ferguson

I was shocked to read recently that “15 states attorneys general agreed…

  • Jul 29th, 2021
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Vote Ghatan for mayor | Letter

As a 42 year resident of Friday Harbor, I write to encourage…

  • Jul 29th, 2021
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Vote Ghatan for mayor | Letter

I’m writing to enthusiastically endorse the reelection of our town’s mayor, Farhad…

  • Aug 1st, 2021
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Vote for Farhad | Letter

I have worked with Farhad Ghatan for over seven years and found…

  • Jul 21st, 2021
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Thank you, Becki Day | Letter

The return of our town’s beloved Fourth of July parade was an…

  • Jul 21st, 2021
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Once again thank you | Letter

Everyone who contributed food and toiletries to the Food Bank and Family…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
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Hooray, for the San Juan Island Community Foundation | Letter

The San Juan Islands Museum of Art would like to thank the…

  • Jul 14th, 2021
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Life lessons from Ayn Rand | Letter

The logic espoused by Ayn Rand in “Atlas Shrugged” and taught in…

  • Jun 30th, 2021
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Thank you, Island Rec | Letter

The Friday Harbor High School girls basketball team would like to thank…

  • Jun 23rd, 2021
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Montessori School closes – Otto retires | Letter

Dear SJI Community, After starting and then directing the Children’s House Montessori…

  • Jun 23rd, 2021
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Tech to Go pilot program | Letter

People without computer access will want to give a huge shout-out to…

  • Jun 16th, 2021
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COVID’s grasp isn’t let up yet | Letter

A recent survey found that a majority of unvaccinated respondents said they…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
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United we stand | Letter to the Editor

I think we all owe a debt of gratitude to those who…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
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County Climate Commissioner is unnecessary | Letter

I do not believe it is an overstatement to say that almost…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
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Dr. Fishaut retires | Letter

In 2004, my wife Sharon and I arrived here from Western New…

  • Jun 3rd, 2021
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Safe holiday tips | Letter

This past weekend, the islands had some of the largest tide changes…

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
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On wearing masks | Letter

Recently I had the delightful opportunity to visit a sheep farm and…

  • May 26th, 2021
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San Juan County and vaccinations | Letter

Recently, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/University of Wisconsin published the county health…

  • May 19th, 2021
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On making sheriff an appointed position | Letter

I am writing in response to your article on the San Juan…

  • May 19th, 2021
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Ranked-choice voting for San Juan County? | Letter

Have you ever looked at your choices on a ballot and thought,…

  • May 12th, 2021
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A personal perspective on the pandemic | Letter

Have we survived? Are we the same individuals we were in January…

  • May 12th, 2021
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Construction concerns | Letter

In this time of a global pandemic, which is greatly affecting our…

  • May 5th, 2021
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Thank you and goodbye | Letter

Thank you for your trust in me and patronage of Hand to…

  • Apr 21st, 2021
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We need ranked-choice | Letter

I’m increasingly frustrated with our electoral system. Whether it’s voter suppression, divisive,…

  • Apr 26th, 2021
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RE: Teachers’ union | Letter

In response to Mr. Michael Hansen’s assessment of teachers and teacher unions.…

  • Apr 14th, 2021
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Vote yes for fire merger | Letter

Since Peter and I had the good fortune to serve in various…

  • Apr 14th, 2021
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