Letters to the Editor

When will Bothell’s Main Street construction end? | Letter

This resident sees no end in sight for the project.

  • Dec 14, 2017

 

Stop bringing down special needs kids | Letter

Will, a special needs boy who walks to Beca’s Brew, a coffee stand in Bothell, every day, helps with the coffee shop, and waves at… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2017

 

The benefits of eating less meat | Letter

We are ruining our ecosystem, and it’s not just by cars and airplanes and other transportation. In fact, the farming industry creates most of the… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2017

 

The sixth mass extinction is underway | Letter

Mammals, birds, and amphibians are currently becoming extinct at rates comparable to the previous five mass extinctions when cataclysmic forces had taken out a vast… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Fight for the millions of Americans living with Alzheimer’s | Letter

Alzheimer’s is the most expensive disease in the United States.

  • Dec 8, 2017

Help reduce the risk of texting and driving | Letter

You should never, ever check your phone is while you are driving.

  • Dec 8, 2017

Sex trafficking in King County | Letter

We can do something about this.

  • Dec 7, 2017

Democracy’s cornerstone: A free press

Every time Trump proclaims something as “fake-news,” he is attacking truth and the free press. If anyone has a problem with the truth, it’s the… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2017

No response from county and state legislators | Letter to the editor

On May 28 of this year I sent an email to my King County Council Rep. Rod Dembowski regarding taxes, ST3 and various other concerns… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Answer the call to action | Letter

How many people in the audience can say that you or someone you know has been shot at? Or how many of you know how… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Support for sexual assault survivors | Letter to the editor

What once was a normal life changed in an instance. In the hot summer month of August, when the birds fly high and the sun… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

We need more respect for our soldiers and veterans | Letter to the editor

How would you feel if you risked your life and came home to hatred and disrespect? Today I am here to talk to everyone about… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Homelessness In Washington | Letter to the editor

Washington State’s homelessness rate grew last year. Nearly 22,000 homeless people were counted during January’s annual tally. The rate of homelessness continues to increase because,… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Stop 405 tolls | Letter to the editor

Vast gloomy skies greet thousands of white exhaust clouds. A sea of colorful steel inches forward. Off to the left, few vehicles zip by the… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Thank you Maywood Hills, from a local veteran | Letter

A local veteran expresses gratitude for a veterans event at Maywood Hills Elementary School

  • Nov 22, 2017

Unmarked vans ‘stealing’ or delivering packages? | Letter to the editor

I few weeks ago I noticed an influx of unmarked white vans in our neighborhood. The drivers appear to be looking closely at houses and… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Sexual assault can happen to anyone | Letter

Since 1993, sexual violence has fallen 63 percent but it is still a huge problem.

  • Nov 20, 2017

On the issue of education | Letter

I’m a student of education, learning to teach in a top school, with a top-notch teacher and a solid, supportive administration. An early lesson is… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Put heroin injection sites on the council agenda | Letter

A letter against heroin injection sites.

  • Nov 16, 2017

Tackling teenage depression | Letter

Have you ever had depression, or do you know anyone that has felt this? Had that darkness creeping up your back while you struggled to… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017