Letters to the Editor

Enumclaw development: a poem

Little boxes, little boxes / And they all look just the same.

  • Oct 23, 2018

If you don’t vote, don’t complain about government

Regardless of party affiliation, it is easy to take sides and complain about how things are being done in local and national government

  • Oct 19, 2018

Elfers falling for Democrats’ propaganda

He said the Democrats played the political game “much more deftly” than the Republicans. Nonsense.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Urge Enumclaw Council to support arts funding

There will be public budget workshops to make your comments at on Oct. 22 and 29.

  • Oct 16, 2018

Democrats’ political power play hurt us all

From day one and without waiting to hear any evidence, the Democrats stated that Christine Blasey Ford was telling the truth and her accusations against Judge Kavanaugh were credible.

  • Oct 12, 2018

It’s a jungle out there

Justice Kavanaugh’s hearing before his confirmation was suited more for the zoo than Congress.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Support for arts should not be eliminated from Enumclaw’s budget

Art is my life - both visual arts and other genres.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Democrat PAC spreading false statements on Rossi

It’s simply not true that Dino Rossi was responsible for denying health care coverage for tens of thousands of kids.

  • Oct 5, 2018

Double standard? Maybe, but Democrats started it.

The political double standard is being played out today with the Judge Kavanaugh hearings.

  • Oct 5, 2018

I was assaulted by a ‘good man,’ and my community didn’t believe me

How do I process and file away the goodness I saw and experienced before the incident? Do we throw out the baby with the bathwater?

  • Oct 3, 2018

Wally, don’t contribute to gun misinformation

You should have seen a gun expert before writing your column.

  • Oct 2, 2018

“Aliens” are not the issue — bad attitudes toward outsiders are

Most of us “aliens” are like me — raised in Enumclaw, then moved to the city to gain job opportunities and work experience, with hopes to one day return.

  • Sep 28, 2018

Bringing back the pit bull could bring dangerous dog owners into town

A reader responds to a column about reversing Enumclaw’s pit bull ban.

  • Sep 26, 2018

It only matters how much you care about your community

A reader responds to an “divisive and inflammatory” Wally’s World column.

  • Sep 25, 2018

We must move away from identity politics

Mr. Trump recognized the legitimate concerns of the “working class” and socio-economic middle class which have born a disproportionate negative impact from many of Washington’s policies.

  • Sep 19, 2018

Stop the tree cutting in Mountain Villa

I collected 115 signatures opposing the removal of these trees.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Thank you, first responders and community members

A special thanks to the people we know and the people we have never met that fought off the fire, protecting our home as if it was their own.

  • Aug 29, 2018

Deeply held religious beliefs do good in the world

It is truly disheartening to see the eagerness with which people jump on the bandwagon to Christian bash.

  • Aug 24, 2018

SPLC accurately labels hate organizations and people

The SPLC has received my support for many years and will continue to receive my support for their efforts to defend the civil rights of all persons.

  • Aug 22, 2018

Thank you for, Mount Peak Historical Fire Lookout Association supporters

Keep a lookout for future information during this fundraising phase.

  • Aug 16, 2018