Letters to the Editor

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

Violence isn’t the way

Pleads for justice fall on deaf ears when violence is involved.

  • Jun 17, 2020

Thank you for supporting local seniors

It’s been stressful for us during the pandemic.

  • Jun 16, 2020

Pertinent questions remained unanswered in letter response

Don’t be fooled by Trump’s bluster.

  • Jun 11, 2020

Do what you can to support BLM

If you’re at all angry, join us. We need your support.

  • Jun 9, 2020

Trump does the work, while politicians do nothing

He’s not perfect, but he’s the best we’ve got.

  • Jun 5, 2020

Elfers fails to read past the Consitution’s preamble

“Promoting the general welfare” is not a basis for overreaching government powers.

  • Jun 2, 2020

Courier-Herald missed the mark on “downtown cruise” article

It was important to mention the safety hazards of the event, but the focus was too skewed.

  • May 29, 2020

Trump is a sickness worse than COVID

Being a leader means taking responsibility.

  • May 26, 2020

I work with amazing people at Enumclaw Rehab

Everyone is kind and hardworking.

  • May 26, 2020

COVID and cousins

A poem about the virus.

  • May 21, 2020

What can white people do about racism?

There are many laws still in effect that have racist tones.

  • May 21, 2020