Letters to the Editor

Democracy works best when more participate | Letter

Exciting to see so many people filing to run for office. (See ‘Candidates file for November election’ by Catherine Krummey, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, May 22.) Our… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2017

Let’s discuss: NSD history (some good, some bad, the trajectory)

Many folks move to Kenmore, Bothell and Woodinville for the great schools. The Northshore School District (NSD) has a rich history with a share of… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2017

Kenmore Air Harbor’s takeoff and landing strip needs a change

Lake Washington is a great place to take the family on a sunny Saturday afternoon. With the calm waters, families can go boating, inner tubing… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2017

Kenmore saving energy, one LED light bulb at a time

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) would like to thank Kenmore residents for your interest in energy efficiency. Through May 29, PSE is offering every residential customer… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2017

Support HB2186 and SB5929

As a lifelong resident of Washington state, I’ve seen firsthand the slow decline of our social services. First, while I attended school in the Northshore… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2017

A better tax system for everyone | Letter

My husband and I moved to the Eastside seven years ago and we have been so pleased to call Washington our home. When we moved… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2017

Kudos to Congresswoman DelBene for town hall meetings

Kudos to Congresswoman Suzan DelBene for being even more accessible by holding multiple town hall meetings during this Congressional recess. (‘Congresswoman DelBene hosts town hall… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2017

Inslee ignores science when it comes to immigration | Letter

Gov. (Jay) Inslee was quoted in the Reporter accusing the Trump administration of being “anti-science.” He also bemoaned “fake news.” Inslee frequently touts his environmental… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2017

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week on tap through April 15 | Letter

In this day of cell phones, instant messaging and Wi-Fi available even at the local coffee shop, it’s important that we all take a moment… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2017

Thank you Sen. McAuliffe | Letter

First District Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe is retiring and not on the ballot this year. McAuliffe has been a powerhouse for our community for many years… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2016

Support Jim Langston | Letter

We need a candidate to serve us in Olympia who understands and can relate to all the communities in our district. Jim Langston is certainly the man for this job.

  • Oct 31, 2016

An opinion on transportation revenues generated in Bothell | Letter

The proposed Regional Proposition 1 (ST 3) is a $54 billion tax and spend proposal that would have a long lasting and huge impact on the finances of the City of Bothell and our region.

  • Oct 31, 2016

Skateboarders see the world differently | Letter

There is a small community of individuals that dare to see the world differently. They see the extreme possibilities where others may see mundane architecture.

  • Oct 31, 2016

Skateboarders see the world differently | Letter

There is a small community of individuals that dare to see the world differently. They see the extreme possibilities where others may see mundane architecture.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Third installment of the Trump soap opera | Letter

This is the third installment in the continuing saga of the soap opera called Donald J. Trump.

  • Apr 4, 2016

All in For Kids Luncheon is April 6 | Letter

Are you attending the largest annual Northshore event this Spring?

  • Mar 28, 2016

Bothell mayor should step up | Letter

From the latest Bothell Bridge: “Voters might see several future ballot measures to fund City needs.” Please don’t.

  • Mar 7, 2016

Proper stewardship of the planet, like charity, begins at home | Letter

The city of Kenmore has proposed a project at St. Edward Park which will improve the existing athletic ball park. A public hearing was held this past week to discuss the proposal.

  • Feb 29, 2016

Daniels proposal wont work for the same reason McMenamin’s backed out | Letter

In response to Charles Steele's Feb. 19 letter: I too mountain bike and walk the trails in St. Edward State Park/Big Finn Hill and lead several volunteer work parties a year to maintain them.

  • Feb 26, 2016

Common good and common sense for the seminary | Letter

In 1976, the Archdiocese of Seattle made a significant statement about its role in serving the common good and all people, regardless of denomination.

  • Feb 25, 2016