Letters to the Editor

Mandates aren’t laws

And police can’t enforce mandates.

  • Aug 5, 2020


Enforce mask rules, give money to the needy

We all need to look our for each other, whatever we do.

  • Aug 4, 2020


Local police failing to enforce pandemic safety measures

I was told if I didn’t like it, I could move.

  • Jul 31, 2020


The Enumclaw Food Bank is a valuable community resource, too

We may not be as fancy as POM, but we provide vital assistance to Plateau residents.

  • Jul 30, 2020

Elfers picks politics over human suffering

There is no ‘silver lining’ to the pandemic.

  • Jul 30, 2020

EPD’s lack of mask enforcement puts community in danger

Officers need to do more than “education”.

  • Jul 29, 2020

Fugate Ford saved graduation

The social distancing parade was what our students needed to celebrate.

  • Jul 27, 2020

Big business should close, small businesses should stay open

They have the resources to weather the storm. I don’t.

  • Jul 24, 2020

Respectfully returning my stimulus check

The national debt is a national crisis.

  • Jul 22, 2020

Thank you, neighbors!

Mowing the lawn is difficult at my age.

  • Jul 17, 2020

While we fight against COVID-19, let’s also target TB

Might as well take out two birds with one stone.

  • Jul 16, 2020

We’ve lost our ability to be nuanced about the past

Americans understand the Founding Fathers and other historical figures weren’t saints.

  • Jul 14, 2020

Participate in your local governments

If you’re part of the ‘silent majority’, it’s time to speak out.

  • Jul 13, 2020

A message from Mayor Jan Molinaro

“The best example of encouragement you can give someone for wearing a mask is to wear a mask yourself.”

Join me and others in your community in addressing systemic racism

We want our local governments to work on dismantling biased policies to make their communities more equitable.

  • Jun 30, 2020

Trump has knowledge, skills to run the country

I’m far more interested in Trump’s abilities than what his opponents point out as “flaws.”

  • Jun 25, 2020

Young locals in protests give me hope for the future

Be careful writing from a place of privilege.

  • Jun 23, 2020

Keep up the support for BLM

Thank you to everyone who is doing their part.

  • Jun 22, 2020

MLK would not approve of the violent protests

His dream of peace has been taken over by thugs.

  • Jun 18, 2020

Unpaid bills

It’s collection time.

  • Jun 17, 2020