Letters to the Editor

Despite free-thinker claims, columnist is still a liberal to the core

Brian Beckley claiming in this paper he is not a liberal, makes him not one.Brian’s writings in the Enumclaw Courier Herald reveal the camp he… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2010

There are positive experiences to be found in the Greek system

Wow. The Courier-Herald printed quite a referendum on Greek life in the July 14 issue. Of course, this is the experience and perspective of one… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2010

President should think twice about accomplishments

President Barack Hussein Obama (mmm!, mmm!, mmm!) has a new campaign slogan: “Yes we did!”The president unveiled his new slogan at a recent speech in… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2010

Legislature has creative ways to get tax dollars

I am continually amazed at the creative ways that our state Legislature generates more revenue (taxes). Case in point, I recently received my car license… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2010

Enumclaw came through and produced another great Fourth of July

Thank you Enumclaw!It is hard to believe that 2010’s Stars and Stripes celebration is already over, but what a grand event this was for our… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2010

Questioning Beckley’s political stance

Brian Beckley claiming in this paper he is not a liberal, makes him not one.Brian’s writings in the Enumclaw Courier Herald reveal the camp he… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2010

Opposing phone law doesn’t mean you can shake the liberal label

Brian Beckley claiming in this paper he is not a liberal, makes him not one.Brian’s writings in the Enumclaw Courier Herald reveal the camp he… Continue reading

President should not take pride in a dubious list of accomplishments

President Barack Hussein Obama (mmm!, mmm!, mmm!) has a new campaign slogan: “Yes we did!”The president unveiled his new slogan at a recent speech in… Continue reading

Tea Party backers are angry and loud, but not ill-informed

Brian Beckley made it clear in his column June 23 that he doesn’t like people labeling him or trying to fit him into one of… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2010

BECKLEY PUTS THE TEA PARTY IN A BOX

Brian Beckley made it clear in his column June 23 that he doesn’t like people labeling him or trying to fit him into one of… Continue reading

Hey Brian, stop whining and check your history

Editor’s note: the following is in response to a Brian Beckley column that appeared in the June 23 issue.

Director says he had option: resign or be fired

This letter is intended to clarify my abrupt, recent resignation as parks and recreation director for the city of Enumclaw. The statement by Mike Thomas… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2010

Despite claim, director was asked to resign

Editor’s note: the following is in response to a story in last week’s Courier-Herald article regarding the departure of Parks and Recreation Director Larry Fetter.

  • Jun 28, 2010

A few days in jail just might do the trick

Editor’s note: the following is in response to the Wally’s World column in the June 2 issue.

  • Jun 28, 2010

Near-naked baristas should head to strip club

These near naked espresso stand girls are selling themselves for a cup of coffee (money) just like prostitutes – sad and foolish. Just think a… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2010

Can writers make a point without the sarcasm?

Over the last ten years I have been proud to be part of the community that is Enumclaw. I have found Enumclaw to be a… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2010

Study does not link immigrants with violent crime

This news from the left-wing commie agency, the FBI, as reported by the socialist magazine, Newsweek, May 27, 2010. U.S. cities with the highest number… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2010

Agreed, cell phones are not the only problem

Editor’s note: the following is in response to a June 16 column by staff writer Brian Beckley.I would agree that the problem is the wiring… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2010