Letters To The Editor

Vote for Alex Ramel | Letters

Alex Ramel would be a fantastic representative for the 40th district in…

  • Jul 15th, 2018

 

Need answers from the port | Letters

Are you one of the many people who had no idea the…

  • Jul 9th, 2018

 

Overwhelmed, full of gratitude | Letters

On Saturday night, June 23, Woman in the Woods Productions brought “Blackbird,…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

 

Wolf Hollow thanks OICF and donors | Letters

The Wolf Hollow staff and board are so grateful to the Orcas…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Apropos of island stewardship | Letters

When I first moved to the island 30 years ago, I could…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Living life with intention | Letters

The Pacific Northwest produces incredible fresh produce, giving us the opportunity to…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Thanks to the Baileys | Letters

We all strive to leave a place a little better than we…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Thanks for vegan event | Letters

The film and food event at Sea View on June 21 was…

  • Jul 4th, 2018

The food of the fair | Letter

The 2018 San Juan County Fair is fast approaching! People associate different…

  • Jul 1st, 2018

Thank you for Film and Food | Letters

The Film and Food Event at Seaview on June 21 was a…

  • Jun 28th, 2018

Thanks for vegan event | Letters

It takes uncommon leadership to describe the many efforts that Orcas citizens…

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Thanks for blood drive | Letters

Last week on Wednesday, June 13 – Friday, June 15, your community’s…

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Thank you to the school board, superintendent and principal | Letters

We extend our deep appreciation and thanks to the Orcas Island District…

  • Jun 27th, 2018

The art of the steal | Letters

Good government is priceless. But it’s being stolen from us. I have…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Thank you, United Way | Letters

We would like to thank the United Way of San Juan County…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Sign of the times | Letters

What my wife and I read the last few times we got…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Thanks for applied physics support | Letters

I would like to thank the many community members, businesses and groups…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Our island is real, not real estate

Welcome to our new islanders. You have probably bought land on our…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Thanks from OIEF | Letters

The Orcas Island Education Foundation would like to thank everyone who attended…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Frustration with OPAL | Letters

Before I complain, I need to express my appreciation for OPAL making…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Kudos to Orcas Center | Letters

What a wonderful thank you the Orcas Center Board of Trustees had…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Eastsound parking and street issues | Letters

After reading previous letters to the editor of the Islands’ Sounder and…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Save Montessori | Letters

I believe in the power of a child’s education. I believe in…

  • Jun 4th, 2018

Haven Road decision was correct | Letters

Road planning for Eastsound is a tale of few successes (Mt. Baker…

  • May 24th, 2018

Haven Road decision was incorrect | Letters

After our county councilman voted in favor of the sidewalk on Haven…

  • May 24th, 2018

What is a county fair? | Letters

County Fairs generally have livestock shows, competitions for best critter, best hay,…

  • May 24th, 2018

Vote Lekanoff | Letters

Debra Lekanoff is an experienced, decisive, forward-thinking public servant. As the Swinomish…

  • May 24th, 2018

Thank you from Montessori | Letters

What a wonderful “Carnivale” and fundraiser Orcas Montessori School hosted on April…

  • May 16th, 2018

Larsen’s conflict in resolving impacts of Navy Growlers | Letters

Rick Larsen’s corporate campaign contributions from Navy Growler stakeholders pose a severe…

  • May 16th, 2018

Celebrating Moran volunteers | Letters

Moran State Park volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences,…

  • May 16th, 2018

Don’t agree with sidewalk on Haven | Letters

Many, if not all, citizens and property owners protested the installation of…

  • May 16th, 2018

Thank you from SAFE San Juans | Letters

SAFE San Juans would like to thank our Orcas Island community for…

  • May 16th, 2018

Traffic concerns in Eastsound | Letters

Once again I was nearly hit head-on in Eastsound in the southbound…

  • May 9th, 2018

Thank you from the hospital board | Letters

As your newly elected Public Hospital District commissioners, we would like to…

  • May 9th, 2018

When a ferry goes out | Letters

I don’t blame anyone at Washington State Ferries for vessels failing and…

  • May 4th, 2018

Coalition for Orcas Health Care thanks you | Letters

Over a year ago, conversations with a few Orcas Islanders generated the…

  • May 4th, 2018

A tribute to Abigail Finney | Letters

I am writing a tribute in loving memory to Abbie Finney. She…

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Spaghetti dinner thank you | Letters

What a fantastic Spaghetti Dinner we had this year! We would like…

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Vote no PHD | Letters

Thank you, Mrs. Murdock, for your PHD viewpoints. Yes, the referral of…

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Vote yes for PHD | Letters

Submitted by Kevin Ranker Now is not the time to stand on…

  • Apr 18th, 2018