Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor — May 5, 2021

Vaccinations part of the solution More than 570,000 Americans have died and about 32 million COVID cases have occurred in the U.S. in only the… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2021


Letters to the editor — April 28, 2021

Mask-wearing shows care for others The sign says, “Wearing masks is not the law.” That is correct. Wearing masks is about consideration and courtesy for… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2021


Letters to the editor — April 21, 2021

Kudos for the community support The Sequim Prairie Garden Club wishes to give giant thanks to the community for their generous support of its Go… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2021


Letters to the editor — April 14, 2021

Avoiding vaccinations is ‘selfishness’ Greetings, COVID anti-vaxxers. I’m sure that by the time you read this, many of you will have heard of the growing… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2021

Letters to the editor — March 31, 2021

More pressure on precious resource It seems like most years the City of Sequim asks us to conserve water in the late summer/early fall. I… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2021

Letters to the editor — March 24, 2021

Creating energy Isn’t it true that sometimes the “old ways” still work better than the new? Our culture is now searching for miscellaneous “new ways”… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2021

Letters to the editor — March 17, 2021

Race conversation sparks an opportunity There is presently some controversy in Sequim over whether the city council should issue a proclamation condemning racism. Most citizens… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2021

Letters to the Editor — March 10, 2021

Vaccinations are worthwhile Folks this goes out to all in our community who are hesitant to accept vaccination against COVID. Some of you are anti-vaxxers… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2021

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 24, 2021

For painless COVID shots … I’m hearing there are many “anti-vaxxers” in the Sequim area, but one can’t tell it from the long recent lines… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2021

Letters to the editor — Feb. 17, 2021

Mayor, city deserve kudos for helping community I have seen a lot of negativity being thrown at our mayor and city council. We need to… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2021

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 10, 2021

Kudos to clinic staff, helpers We would like to thank all those involved in the Moderna vaccination clinic on Feb. 6: the Jamestown Family Health… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2021

Letters to the editor — Feb. 2, 2021

School levy proposals deserve our support I am a member of the Sequim Good Governance League writing in support of the Sequim School District levies… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2021

Letter to the editor — Jan. 27, 2021

Schools need our support with levy votes On Feb. 9 voters within the boundaries of Sequim School District will vote in a levy election. I… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021

Letters to the editor — Jan. 20, 2021

Kudos to tribe A huge round of applause to the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe for sharing their allotment of Moderna COVID vaccine with the Sequim community.… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021

Letters to the editor — Dec. 30, 2020

Treaties key in dealing with weapons threat We need treaties that will ban the possession of nuclear weapons by Iran and North Korea. Such treaties… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2020

Letters to the editor — Dec. 23, 2020

Give room for roadway safety I ride with the local Easy Riders cyclist group and we thought your readership should be aware of the new… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2020

Letters to the editor — Dec. 16, 2020

Respect for for law enforcement, lessons During World War II in 1944, I was 7 years old and was in a Seattle orphanage through 1946.… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2020

Letters to the Editor — Dec. 9, 2020

Replace hate with kindness Joe Biden beat Donald Trump in the November election by nearly seven million more votes. At the time of the election,… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2020

Letters to the Editor — Nov. 5, 2020

An unexpected blessing In this time of hopes cut short, plans changed and anxiety rising, good things can happen. I recently had to quarantine for… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2020

Letters to the editor — Nov. 11, 2020

Board should expedite principal investigation I taught in the Sequim School District from 1984-2016. The last 14 years of my career I taught math at… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2020