Letters to the Editor

Students tell importance of keeping the fair

As members of this community and the Enumclaw High School FFA, we are writing this letter in the interest of voicing our opinion on the… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2009

Disappointed that county has not given money

I was very disappointed to hear that the King County Council has not put in their budget money for the 2010 King County Fair.

  • Nov 2, 2009

Vogel earns support from district voter

The voters in the White River School District have an important school board vote coming up.The people that are elected to serve on the school… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Mayor and wife work hard for city

I am responding to Mr. Bender’s letter of Oct. 7 in The Courier-Herald.This letter is not political as it will probably not be published until… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Treatment plant was under budget

There seems to be a lot of confusion about the sewer rate increase. Our wastewater treatment plant reached its design capacity in 1995. It had… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Intimidation has no place in elections

It is said that fear and intimidation never win and on Tuesday, Nov. 3, this community has the opportunity to make that statement a reality.It… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Intimidation has no place in elections

It is said that fear and intimidation never win and on Tuesday, Nov. 3, this community has the opportunity to make that statement a reality.It… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

City decisions have impacts outside limits

While I have an Enumclaw address, I live in the county and cannot vote in city elections.We learned to our dismay this year that what… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Challenger would give office respect

It’s all about respect.John Wise has shown no respect for the office of Mayor.In nearly two full terms, Mr. Wise has shown no respect for… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Why are signs being taken from yards?

Why is it that only mayoral candidate Liz Reynolds’ campaign signs are being stolen out of her supporters’ yards?Why is it that only mayoral candidate… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2009

Citizen’s vote made easier by campaign letter

I am writing in response to the letter to the citizens of Sumner left on doorsteps regarding the mayor’s race endorsed by the Sumner City… Continue reading

Sumner resident opposes MIC designation

In the last 10 years Washington state has had a phenomenal growth that included small cities and towns. Urban sprawl leached into nooks and crannies… Continue reading

Informed vote is important in election

With the upcoming Bonney Lake City Council election, it is timely to reflect back on recent events that seriously disrupted the conduct of city business… Continue reading

Vogel gets vote to stay on the board

Last year was a tough year for the White River School District and many, many other districts across the state. We had a huge budget… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

Former city employee not a Wise fan

In 2005 Sean Krebs challenged John Wise for mayor. At the time Sean warned that the city was “running out of money,” that we needed… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

MRIBA took action, not one couple

The board of directors for the Mount Rainier Independent Business Alliance would like to correct some facts that were alleged in the letter printed by… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

Letter writer must not know Benders

In the Oct. 14, 2009, edition of the paper, a letter written by Mr. Randy Martin was published. I was struck by two things in… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

Letter needs clarification, chamber says

I would like to clarify some misinformation Randy Martin has (Letter to the editor, Courier-Herald, Oct. 14) so that he can better understand our role… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009

Former school employee is fan of mayor

John Wise’s concern for our community has been evident for a long time. As our school district’s business manager I worked closely with him when… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2009