Letters to the Editor

Political leaders taking U.S. in wrong direction

It is so nice to see that once again our media outlet has missed the mark completely.While you want to sit in the land of… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2010

America became great despite its government

I have some very important things to talk about that I believe you will find very interesting and very disturbing. The following things are:1 –… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2010

Council was right to drop equestrian theme

Amen to the City Council abandoning the “horse” theme.The concept was such a slap in the face to our logging and dairy farming heritage. And… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2010

Great basketball season will never be forgotten

To the EHS boys basketball team, thanks for the ride. It was an unbelievable season that will never be forgotten.After the disappointment of Saturday, March… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2010

Employees should not take prime parking spots

I work downtown and see the same cars parked in prime on-street parking, more or less in the same place, day after day and watch… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2010

Buckley should support new fire station plan

I am writing this letter today to ask the citizens of Buckley to support Proposition 1 on the April 27 ballot. Proposition 1 is a… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2010

EHS hoop spirit inspired the entire community

Thank you, EHS boys varsity basketball team and coaches, for an exciting basketball season. Your enthusiasm, solid, unselfish teamwork and dedication proved not only successful… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2010

Proud of support shown for high school hoop team

Enumclaw, it’s Friday morning, March 12, and I am so proud of how you have supported our Enumclaw High School basketball team.

  • Mar 15, 2010

For a night, all cheered for the EHS Hornets

This is a census year. In few months time we will have an official number of just how many people are fortunate enough to call Enumclaw home.

  • Mar 15, 2010

Encouraging support for new Buckley fire station

As an “Internet illiterate” and a card carrying, convention attending, unapologetically partisan Republican, please permit me the opportunity to publicly urge a decision by Congressman Reichert to not seek re-election in a manner with which I am familiar.

  • Mar 15, 2010

Encouraging support for new Buckley fire station

This letter is to encourage support of the bond measure in Buckley for the construction of the new Buckley fire station.

  • Mar 15, 2010

Reader hopes Reichert’s political days ore over

As an “Internet illiterate” and a card carrying, convention attending, unapologetically partisan Republican, please permit me the opportunity to publicly urge a decision by Congressman… Continue reading

Appreciates Hurst’s stand against gutting I-960

I appreciate Rep. Chris Hurst’s letter in regards to his party taking the voter approved I-960, throwing it around like a beach ball at a drug-induced concert, then rubbing it into the ground and urinating on it (not Rep. Hurst’s words).

  • Mar 15, 2010

School district thanks classified employees

The Enumclaw School District is the largest employer on the Plateau, with 550 employees serving the 4,200 students every school day. This represents a lot… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2010

Representatives see constituents as ATMs

Twenty-one million dollars is not a lot of money?I watched a program on the mindless idiot box (that’s a TV for you uninformed folks) where… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2010

Twenty-one million dollars is not a lot?

I watched a program on the mindless idiot box (that’s a TV for you uninformed folks) where it was reported that $21 million is not a lot of money.

Forget all the innuendo and stick to facts

I don’t know precisely when the practice of using real verifiable facts as a basis for argument began to disappear but it appears to have… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2010

People never grow too old to dream

When leaving after visiting a friend in a nursing home in Puyallup, I was drawn to their recreation room by the sound of an old… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2010

Compromise needed to fix economic woes

Over the past weekend a lively discussion opened up at a local retail store regarding jobs, unemployment, taxes, liberals, convervatives, capitalism. Being on the more… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2010

Unregulated capitalism is dangerous

Over the past weekend a lively discussion opened up at a local retail store regarding jobs, unemployment, taxes, liberals, convervatives, capitalism. Being on the more… Continue reading