Letters To The Editor

New lodging tax process needed | Letter

I’d like to address the issue of by what logic and process…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

 

Thank you, Honeywells | Letter

The San Juan Public Schools Foundation would like to extend its sincere…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

 

Community Foundation thanks | Letter

Island Stage Left is delighted to be the recipient of a $5,000…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

 

Thanks for library support | Letter

Here is a big thank you to the San Juan Island Community…

  • Nov 29th, 2017

Thanks for community celebration| Letter

We want to give a special thank you to the 100-plus volunteers…

  • Nov 30th, 2017

PHD should do more in wake of Life Care closure | LetterLetters

The San Juan Island Public District Hospital Board, partnering with our community,…

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

Thanks to voters and supporters | Letter

Thank you all so much. No one gets elected by themselves. My…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Thank you for Peace Island Medical Center | Letter

In the past year I have been admitted to the emergency room…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Re: deGavre | Letters

In Robert deGavre’s view, it was a gross dereliction of duty for…

  • Nov 12th, 2017

Goodbye Life Care | Letters

My dad was a resident at the Life Care Center for approximately…

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Sandwith, Heller for school board | Letter

As a resident of San Juan Island for 39 years, mother of…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Yes for Lindstrum | Letter

Anna Lisa Lindstrum is an excellent choice for commissioner of our San…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Yes for Farhad | Letters

I have personally worked with Farhad Ghatan for over five years. I…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Marrett support | Letters

I think voting for Barbara is essential; she has been a good…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Vote Lindstrum | Letters

Two years ago, approximately 60 percent of voters on San Juan Island…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Hospital district candidates should address real problems | Letter

Candidates for the Public Hospital District Board should be judged by their…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Carver for port | Letter

Whether sailing with his sons to Hawaii or piloting his power boat…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Manning for hospital commissioner | Letter

Having done my homework I wholeheartedly recommend John Manning for the SJC…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Marrett ‘made of stronger stuff’ | Letter

It is a shame to see a candidate who has conducted a…

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Real problem? | Letter

It’s just too simple to cast blame on your neighbor for your…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Farhad support | Letter

I enthusiastically support Farhad Ghatan’s candidacy for Mayor of Friday Harbor. I…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Lindstrum support | Letters

Anna Lisa Lindstrum has my enthusiastic support for commissioner of our hospital…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Heller support | Letter

I am writing in support of T.J. Heller for San Juan Island…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Carver for port | Letters

My name is Justin Ha and I am the nephew of Port…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Marrett for Port | Letters

We support Barbara Marrett for re-election as Port of Friday Harbor Commissioner.…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Marrett perfect for port | Letter

Barbara Marrett is a perfect match for the port commission, which is…

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Marrett for port | Letters

At the recent League of Women Voters candidates forum, those who attended…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Carver for port | Letters

Keith Carver should be elected as the next Port Commissioner. It is…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Manning for hospital district | Letter

I would like to urge all voters to participate in the November…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Farhad for mayor | Letters

I have known Farhad for many years. He is always a caring,…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Yes for Lindstrum | Letters

This election is crucial for those of us who believe in the…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Re: Alspaugh | Letter

Melissa Alspaugh’s recent letter [posted on a local news website] concerning the…

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Yes for Lindstrum| Letter

Ballots will be coming out this month. I urge you to consider…

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Support Lindstrum | Letter

This letter supports Anna Lisa Lindstrum for commissioner of our Public Hospital…

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Unhappy with headline | Letter

Newspaper headlines are no place for euphemisms. Indeed, when a story in…

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Support for Marrett | Letter

As a former Executive Director of the Port of Friday Harbor I…

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Brain banquet at Tedx | Letters

Can you imagine using a cell phone instead of a needle to…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Poor use of plastic at Tedx | Letters

I would like to commend Gary Franklin and the TEDx team for…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Re: Crime at Sea | Letters

(Editor’s note: A phone call was made to Forlenza in August. Forlenza…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Support San Juan Island Public Schools Foundation | Letters

The leaves are changing, the kids are back in school, and the…

  • Oct 4th, 2017