Letters to the Editor

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

Help protect the Shelton View Forest | Letter

I’m a gardener, a hiker, and a sustainability student at Cascadia College.Please support the Shelton View Forest against MC Coast LLC’s rezoning plan. I see… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

Start spreading the news, not rumors | Letter

Frank Sinatra once sang, “Start spreading the news,” not “start spreading the rumors.” Not only are rumors untrue statements about other people, but they are… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

Vote for Bob Swain for NSD board Pos. 2 | Letter

I am writing to encourage everyone to consider voting for Bob Swain for Pos. 2 on the Northshore School District board. I am supporting Mr.… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017

Vote for Marshall, O’Brien and Srebnik for Kenmore council | Letter

To the citizens and community of Kenmore If you are voting based only on one concern in Kenmore, please consider that Joe Marshall, Patrick O’Brien… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Marshall would be an effective voice for Kenmore council | Letter

In response to Susan Gardner’s letter from Oct. 19, Joe Marshall, who is now running for Kenmore City Council, was one of the effective voices… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017