Letters to the Editor

A prop point, clarified

In an otherwise informative article on the vote by the Sequim City Council to reject Proposition 1 and Proposition 2, anti-union measures, I was misquoted.

  • Sep 16, 2014

Kudos to Gazette on ‘Guys’ promo

Thank you for publicizing “The Guys’ 9/11 tribute” in your Sept. 10 Gazette. This better-than-Broadway performance was a patriotic tearjerker that I otherwise would have missed.

  • Sep 16, 2014

Sequim’s Civic Center costs a concern

(City manager Steve) Burkett et al are at it again … additional bonds to pay the cost for civic center.

  • Sep 16, 2014

A biased boint of view

Chapter 28A.640 and 642 RCW is the new discrimination law that is being forced on us, our schools and our children by Washington state. It sounds good, but as I went to the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) website, I saw that their way of accomplishing zero discrimination was to do away with bias.

  • Sep 2, 2014

For Props 1 & 2

The pro-union, anti-Propositions 1 and 2 testimony at Monday night’s (Aug. 25) Sequim City Council meeting provides a clear and inescapable reason of why the city council should immediately adopt both propositions.

  • Sep 2, 2014

Support Winborn

The Clallam County Director of Community Development (DCD) oversees building permits and code enforcement. The DCD “manages all long-range and current planning activities” and “administers zoning, land division, shorelines, growth management and related programs.” This is a big deal.

  • Sep 2, 2014

Thanks to ‘sundae’ crews

I would like to express my gratitude to everyone who helped to make the Grange ice cream socials a success this summer.

  • Sep 2, 2014

Sequim: A community of concern

We’d like to send a big “thank you” out to the folks in Sequim who helped us in our time of need.

  • Aug 26, 2014

SARC also an employer

When I read that Sequim was recently rated as the top spot in America to live, I became curious. What do people value? Not surprisingly, I discovered that crime rates are always a concern.

  • Aug 26, 2014

Sequim City Council resorts to extortion?

If you were at Monday’s Sequim City Council meeting and public hearing (Aug. 11), this is the conclusion you walked away with.

  • Aug 19, 2014

Attention Sequim drivers

This time of the year there is an especially large number of bicyclists using our roads.

  • Aug 19, 2014

Flyovers foolishly low

Regarding helicopter flights over Olympic National Park (where biologists are conducting an annual elk census in Olympic National Park):

  • Aug 19, 2014

Haines leaving a loss

The greater Sequim area is losing a real asset with the resignation of Paul Haines as Director of Public Works.

  • Aug 19, 2014

Driving 101

To my fellow travelers on the roads of Sequim and Greater Clallam County:

  • Aug 19, 2014

Obamacare: The worst is yet to come

For you folks who are complaining about the political cartoonist (Frank Shiers) and his right-leaning messages, especially about Obamacare ...

  • Aug 19, 2014

Approve SARC levy

I read, with alarm, that residents may not support a 12-cent property tax levy to keep SARC running.

  • Aug 19, 2014

No attacks on workers

Well, I see the Koch brothers-inspired attacks on the working class have reached the grassroots level with the submission of two propositions to the Sequim City Council.

  • Aug 19, 2014

Writer doesn’t understand public infrastructure

All of Jan Richardson’s comments on SARC are excellent and correct (“Some perspectives on SARC clarified,” Letters to the Editor, Sequim Gazette, Aug. 6, page A-11).

  • Aug 19, 2014

Thanks for celebrating with us

As a co-chair to the Clallam Fire District 3 Centennial celebration held on Aug. 9, I would like to share our appreciation to the community for its support in making this special event a huge success.

  • Aug 15, 2014

Another nay for Shiers

(Editorial cartoonist) Frank Shiers is very evident in his (right-wing) bias.

  • Aug 13, 2014