Letters to the Editor

Generalizations only divide us more

Generalizations only divide us more

We should be more nuanced than placing people into two political boxes.

  • Sep 11, 2020
Generalizations only divide us more
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either

Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either

U.S. Code says the flag shouldn’t be worn.

  • Sep 11, 2020
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either
Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not

Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not

It’s a pattern, not one isolated event.

  • Sep 9, 2020
Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not
I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks

I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks

I, too, am disappointed in Enumclaw’s business community’s response to the pandemic.

  • Sep 9, 2020
I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks
Mail delivery failing

Mail delivery failing

Even overseas, I’ve gotten better mail service.

  • Sep 9, 2020
Mail delivery failing
Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’

Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’

I thought out little town was in a different place when it came to race.

  • Sep 8, 2020
Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist

Wearing the American flag isn’t racist

Don’t make snap judgements.

  • Sep 3, 2020
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist
Thank you, voters, for your support

Thank you, voters, for your support

This is only the second time Mountain View has run a levy on a ballot.

  • Sep 1, 2020
Thank you, voters, for your support
To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils

To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils

It’s a safe idea for everyone involved.

  • Sep 1, 2020
To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils
Enumclaw students are fighting against hate

Enumclaw students are fighting against hate

It’s been a while since I’ve been so proud of our youth.

  • Sep 1, 2020
Enumclaw students are fighting against hate
‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us

‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us

There is inequality, but it’s not systemic.

  • Aug 31, 2020
‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us
Business letter has some factual inaccuracies

Business letter has some factual inaccuracies

Not all government departments are 100 percent employed.

  • Aug 28, 2020
Business letter has some factual inaccuracies
A novel idea to make our election safe

A novel idea to make our election safe

Just give it to Amazon.

  • Aug 28, 2020
A novel idea to make our election safe
COVID-19 has decimated local VFW fundraisers

COVID-19 has decimated local VFW fundraisers

If you’re not in need, local veterans might be.

  • Aug 28, 2020
COVID-19 has decimated local VFW fundraisers
Open the schools, for the children

Open the schools, for the children

Parents should homeschool their kids until schools open.

  • Aug 27, 2020
Open the schools, for the children
Enumclaw doesn’t elect its police chief

Enumclaw doesn’t elect its police chief

Yet, the council wants to make sure King County’s police chief remains an elected position.

  • Aug 27, 2020
Enumclaw doesn’t elect its police chief
No one got sick, but they could have

No one got sick, but they could have

I’m not angry — just very scared.

  • Aug 26, 2020
No one got sick, but they could have
Thank you, local nurses

Thank you, local nurses

I had excellent care at St. Elizabeth.

  • Aug 25, 2020
Thank you, local nurses
Disappointed by the Enumclaw Chamber

Disappointed by the Enumclaw Chamber

It shouldn’t encourage businesses to break COVID mandates just to “stay alive”.

  • Aug 25, 2020
Disappointed by the Enumclaw Chamber
No one got sick from that ‘selfish party’

No one got sick from that ‘selfish party’

It was a graduation party, and no one who didn’t know the risks wasn’t involved.

  • Aug 21, 2020
No one got sick from that ‘selfish party’