Letters to the Editor

Roz Gorc for Bothell City Council | Letter

A vote for Roz Gorc is a vote in a positive direction for the city of Bothell. We need a councilwoman who is optimistic about our new downtown, who is solution-focused and concerned with the divisive politics on the council.

  • Sep 18, 2015

Candidate signs removed, against the law | Letter

It has been brought to my attention that my signs have very recently been removed from parts of the Woodinville area, including signs that were on private property. Interestingly, I have been informed that my opponent's signs remain untouched.

  • Sep 8, 2015

Bothell police need more enforcement in school zones and beyond | Letter

Yesterday, Sept. 2, was the first day of school for Northshore School District. I was walking to get my three children from Woodmoor Elementary around 3:20 p.m., as I do every school day.

  • Sep 3, 2015

SnoPUD needs to learn from surrounding providers | Letter

The last few days have been trying for many in our region: loss of life and property due to the Great Windstorm of 2015 puts everything into perspective. Hats off to the workers in the field who, like the clients they serve, made do with less-than-ideal circumstances.

  • Sep 2, 2015

RIP Mia Roma in Kenmore | Letter

RIP: Mia Roma 1973-2015. As of Sunday night, the doors closed forever at Mia Roma in Kenmore. The owner abruptly sold the business to a group of investors to eventually make it an upscale restaurant-nightclub. It will reopen some day with a new name. A new chapter for Kenmore.

  • Aug 19, 2015

Hammond for Northshore School District Board position 2 | Letter

I have known John Hammond as a co-worker for more than three years.

  • Aug 12, 2015

Was Hispanic burglar an illegal immigrant? | Letter

The story about the strange behavior of the Hispanic burglar might have made more sense if the reporter had asked and then made clear whether Naranjo-Meija was an illegal immigrant.

  • Aug 10, 2015

Support Roz Gorc for Bothell City Council | Letter

Roz [Gorc] has lived in Bothell her entire life and attended council meetings as a young girl with her father because she has always cared so much about this community.

  • Aug 3, 2015

PALS endorses Ken Smith for Northshore School Board | Letter

After having questioning the candidates for Northshore School Board and determining their position on the issue of later start times, the endorsement committee representing Parent Advocates for a Late Start (PALS) is endorsing Ken Smith, candidate for Northshore School Board position 2.

  • Jul 29, 2015

Vote James McNeal for Bothell City Council | Letter

Since January, I have attended numerous community meetings where the future of the Wayne Golf Course land was the major topic.

  • Jul 29, 2015

Support Andy Rheaume for Bothell City Council | Letter

Andy has proven himself to be a councilmember who thoroughly considers all points of view in his decision making.

  • Jul 28, 2015

Vote Berta Phillips for Northshore School Board | Letter

The next four years will be a time of great change within the Northshore School District and the School Board Directors we elect will have great influence on how those changes impact our kids. There is a primary on Aug. 4 for one of the director seats.

  • Jul 27, 2015

Vote Davina Duerr for Bothell City Council | Letter

I am a resident of Bothell, having lived here for the last 25 years, and I’ve noticed changes in the last five years that are undesirable.

  • Jul 27, 2015

Build a Better Bothell event a success | Letter

I attended city council candidate John Lee’s town hall meeting “Build A Better Bothell” which had close to 40 in attendance including Chairman of Bothell Planning Commission Steve Booth and candidates Roz Gorc and Tim Ottersburg.

  • Jul 25, 2015

Vote John Lee for Bothell City Council | Letter

I Write to endorse candidate John Lee for City Council of Bothell.

  • Jul 23, 2015

Bothell High School exchange student Lavinia Mazzanti dies in accident | Letter

My name is Aspen Brooks, and I graduated from Bothell High School this year. My junior year, Bothell had an exchange student who played on the volleyball team, Lavinia Mazzanti.

  • Jul 22, 2015

Consider Tim Ottersburg for Bothell City Council | Letter

As a 20-year resident and a citizen living in the fastest growing part of Bothell, I’m happy to endorse Tim Ottersburg for Bothell City Council.

  • Jul 22, 2015

Ottersburg will give a voice to north Bothell residents | Letter

Like many neighborhoods, north Bothell is struggling with traffic and finding the right balance between development and open space.

  • Jul 21, 2015

Recommend John Lee for Bothell City Council | Letter

I recommend John Lee for Bothell City Council. John has the experience to lead people and get thing done.

  • Jul 20, 2015

Support council candidates who champion a strong code of ethics | Letter

This year there [has] been some discussion about potential ethics violations regarding the Bothell City Council.

  • Jul 20, 2015