Letters to the Editor

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Thank you for being calm during the storm

We really appreciate Rich Elfers as a weekly columnist.

  • Oct 20, 2020
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LtE bug

Respect other opinions, don’t take down flags

Our community must respect other people’s opinions, even if we don’t like them.

  • Oct 16, 2020
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LtE bug

Trump and what my parents taught me

I am not a “sucker” as the president so eloquently put it.

  • Oct 15, 2020
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LtE bug

The Bible shouldn’t be used out of context

Rich Elfers should look at the Bible in a different light.

  • Oct 14, 2020
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LtE bug

Vote ‘no’ on Referendum 90

The bill would require students learn things about dating and sex that is not age-appropriate.

  • Oct 13, 2020
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LtE bug

Some questions about privilege

Is it female privilege that men are more than 20 times more likely to be shot by a cop as a woman?

  • Oct 9, 2020
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LtE bug

Letter response confuses ‘creating money’ with ‘generating income’

The government only survives because of private business owners.

  • Oct 7, 2020
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LtE bug

Columnist fails to convince why Christians should vote for Biden

We are not so hoodwinked as some seem to believe - we are voting with our hearts.

  • Oct 6, 2020
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Former officer misuses his authority

Former officer misuses his authority

How are people supposed to trust the police if current and former officers show disdain for half the country?

  • Oct 2, 2020
Former officer misuses his authority
Be mindful of the community, not yourself

Be mindful of the community, not yourself

Thank you to all the first responders that have helped Enumclaw these last couple of weeks.

  • Oct 1, 2020
Be mindful of the community, not yourself
Disappointed by former officer’s response to young columnist

Disappointed by former officer’s response to young columnist

Police should have thicker skins, retired or no.

  • Sep 30, 2020
Disappointed by former officer’s response to young columnist
History is written, interpreted by flawed people

History is written, interpreted by flawed people

We’ve learned there will never be one single way to look back at our past.

  • Sep 28, 2020
History is written, interpreted by flawed people
There’s a reason we have generalizations

There’s a reason we have generalizations

Sometimes, the observations we make about a few people are accurate to the group.

  • Sep 25, 2020
There’s a reason we have generalizations
Letter writer misunderstands the economy

Letter writer misunderstands the economy

The economy stands on people spending money, not businesses paying taxes.

  • Sep 25, 2020
Letter writer misunderstands the economy
We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’

We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’

Countless people died, and we’re still not where we should be.

  • Sep 24, 2020
We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’
Columnist should examine his own achievements

Columnist should examine his own achievements

The president has many — do you?

  • Sep 23, 2020
Columnist should examine his own achievements
30 words on Donald Trump

30 words on Donald Trump

Enough said.

  • Sep 22, 2020
30 words on Donald Trump
New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes

New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes

The left doesn’t really care about facts, and not about race, either.

  • Sep 22, 2020
New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes
Context is everything

Context is everything

You can’t know the full situation from a video clip or sound bite.

  • Sep 18, 2020
Context is everything
Governments can only spend

Governments can only spend

All the government’s money comes from the hardworking private business owner.

  • Sep 16, 2020
Governments can only spend