Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor — Aug. 5, 2020

Biden’s VP pick a gamble When you think about it, presumed democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden may have simplified the task of selecting his vice… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2020


Letters to the editor — July 29, 2020

Online a solid option for Sequim students This has been a difficult year for education. Many students, parents, and teachers, will let you know that… Continue reading

  • Jul 29, 2020


Letters to the Editor — July 22, 2020

Cooper’s intimidation column hits the mark My thanks to Bertha Cooper for her op-ed speaking out against the intimidation by vigilantes of peaceful protesters exercising… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2020


Letters to the editor — July 15, 2020

Thanks to front-line, other health workers A close friend of mine and dedicated health care worker recently retired after more than 30 years of providing… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020

Letters to the editor — July 8, 2020

Immunity for youths should be goal How ironic that as we celebrate Independence Day, Gov. Jay Inslee says businesses will not be allowed to serve… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020

Letters to the editor — July 1, 2020

Questions remain with sewer project payment I’m writing in response to the June 17 letter (“explanation required on sewer project”) and comments that followed, about… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2020

Letters to the editor — June 17, 2020

Armed groups should carry responsibility I believe it is time to discuss an ordinance at the local, county, and state level that would require any… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2020

Letters to the editor — June 10, 2020

A tale of two fiddlers Legend and history have it that Nero neglected the maintenance of Rome. When catastrophic fires broke out, he ignored them.… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2020

Letters to the editor — June 3, 2020

Consider the source A recent letter about estimates of the death toll from the coronavirus fails to understand the nature of these studies and faults… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2020

Letters to the Editor — May 27, 2020

Heartening to see lunch giveaway I feel fortunate to live in Sequim as we are not as hard hit by the virus, but these difficult… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2020

Letters to the editor — May 20, 2020

Predictions fair poorly How can pundits be so spectacularly wrong in their predictions and yet continue to be published? Surprisingly enough, they don’t need to… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Letters to the editor — May 6, 2020

Local nonprofit hurt by funding policy While Payroll Protection Plan relaunched this week to help small businesses keep employees on the payroll, I sincerely hope… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2020

Letters to the editor — April 29, 2020

Don’t stop now During this critical time for our community with the COVID-19 virus, we need to make sure that we don’t forget the other… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2020

Letters to the editor — April 22, 2020

Consider alternative to roundabout In the April 15 edition of the Sequim Gazette, the letter to the editor concerning a proposed roundabout (page A-12) at… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2020

Letters to the Editor — April 15, 2020

Roundabout isn’t solution for intersection An April 8 Sequim Gazette article states that “Clallam County has secured a $490,000 federal grant to build a roundabout… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2020

Letters to the Editor – March 25, 2020

For our safety’s sake, limit visits to peninsula I live on the Olympic Peninsula. There seemed to be a big increase this weekend of tourists… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2020

Letters to the editor — March 18, 2020

Time to ‘buck up’ Who came up with COVID-19? It originated in the Wuhan province of China, therefore it is the Wuhan Virus; let’s call… Continue reading

  • Mar 18, 2020

Letters to the editor — March 4, 2020

Kudos to Crecelius I recently read your article about Eric Crecelius retiring from 43 years as a volunteer firefighter/EMT (“Volunteer calls it a career at… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020

Letters to the editor — Feb. 26, 2020

Thanks for the holiday cheer A quick thank you to the City of Sequim and private Sequim businesses for keeping their “Holiday Lights” up past… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

Letters to the editor — Feb. 12, 2020

Reconsider location for MAT facility When I first moved to Sequim in 2004 I was immediately impressed with the forward thinking city government and the… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020