Letters to the Editor

More community members weigh in on election | Letters

Thompson has positive ideas I write in support of Mason Thompson for Bothell City Council, Pos. 2. Mason is a lifetime resident of the area… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2019

 

An unenforceable ban | Letter

As the advisory vote in Snohomish County regarding a fireworks ban approaches, I would like to point something out. This all started with a petition… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2019

 

Community members weigh in on election | Letters

Sperry cares for Kenmore My husband and I are supporting Van Sperry for Kenmore City Council. After talking with Van about his ties to the… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2019

 

Thompson is ‘exceptionally well qualified’ | Letter

I am currently the presiding judge for Snohomish County District Court and I write to express my support for superior court judge Paul Thompson in… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Thompson, a judge to be proud of | Letter

Judge Paul Thompson was an excellent choice for our governor to make when he appointed him to a seat on our Snohomish County Superior Court… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Okoloko is hard working and ethical | Letter

As a recently retired trial attorney after a long career in the Snohomish County public defender’s office, I strongly recommend judge Edirin Okoloko be retained… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2019

Duerr hardworking and engaged | Letter

Davina Duerr may be the most hard-working and engaged member who has ever served on Bothell City Council. Before serving on council, she served more… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2019

Vote for Okoloko | Letter

I support Judge Edirin Okoloko for the position of Superior Court judge. I am a retired Snohomish County Sheriff’s sergeant. I oversaw the major crimes… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Retain Okoloko as Superior Court judge | Letter

After a 23-year career as a Snohomish County judge, having served more than 18 years on our Superior Court, I retired from that service last… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Vote for Thompson | Letter

Mason Thompson is the kind of civic leader that Bothell needs. He has shown his love for and dedication to Bothell by serving as the… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Vote for Henderson | Letter

There’s a lot at stake for the Bothell City Council election this year, and the race that matters most is Pos. 2 that’s being vacated… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

Vote for Toyer | Letter

For the past 85-plus years, the Sievers family served Snohomish County in a few roles, but none more public and distinguished than that of Snohomish… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

Vote for Okoloko | Letter

In my 39 years as a judge, I had the pleasure of serving with many good judges. A year ago, the governor selected Edirin Okoloko… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

A community treasure | Letter

I recently heeded the signs Save Sheldon Forest. This is indeed a treasure for the community and me locally. I would hope that the Bothell… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2019

A historic and cultural gem | Letter

We were surprised and dismayed to learn that the Bus Rapid Transit project along state Route 522 is threatening the existence of the Yakima Fruit… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

So important now | Letter

Sept. 1 marked 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered six million… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

So important now | Letter

I certainly agree with Willie Dickerson (“Don’t just vote, speak up,” Reporter, Aug. 26) regarding being proactive in our democracy by contacting our political leaders.… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2019

Don’t just vote, speak up | Letter

Great news that people can register and vote on election day (‘State’s new voting system passes key test’ by Jerry Cornfield, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Aug. 14).… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2019

Correcting our ways | Letter

Correcting our ways I am angered, moved and remain hopeful by the Patagonia film, “Artifishal,” which takes an unflinching look at the heart-wrenching challenges to… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2019

Integral to this country | Letter

On Aug. 2, Mr. Roger Clarke-Johnson’s letter (Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Aug. 2) argued President Trump was not racist in his tweet about legislators known as “The… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2019