Letters To The Editor

CC and Rs ignored | Letter

Regarding the [Nov. 27, 2019] article about the 30,000-propane tank proposed for…

  • Dec 6th, 2019

 

Community Thanksgiving dinner thank you |Letter

We would like to give thanks to everyone who contributed to the…

  • Dec 10th, 2019

 

Thoughts on Growlers | Letter

While I found the article on the Sound Defense Alliance meeting on…

  • Dec 8th, 2019

 

Sensitivity need in sexual abuse case | Letter

We are professionals who work with Orcas Island children and families in…

  • Nov 30th, 2019

Thank you for Caps for Kids | Letter

Beautiful Hands and the Family Resource Center would like to thank the…

  • Nov 29th, 2019

Growlers are detrimental

by Susan Shannon Orcas Island About 35 people attended an informational meeting…

  • Nov 25th, 2019

Questioning truths told | Letter

Colin Kaepernick is not allowed to play in the National Football League…

  • Nov 25th, 2019

International Men’s Day | Letter

International Men’s Day was Nov. 19 and perhaps a word or an…

  • Nov 24th, 2019

Thank you from the Waunches | Letter

The number of guests attending the celebration hosted by the Orcas Animal…

  • Nov 23rd, 2019

To the voters of Orcas Island | Letter

Thank you for your confidence in allowing me to continue serving as…

  • Nov 19th, 2019

Thank you from Mia Kartiganer | Letter

Dear Orcas, Many thanks to everyone who supported and voted for me.…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Thank you from the Odd Fellows | Letter

Thank you to everyone who bought a wood raffle (or solar) ticket…

  • Nov 11th, 2019

Let’s celebrate peace | Letter

Let’s celebrate peace| Letter

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Thanks and congratulations to dozens of islanders | Letter

Our thanks and congratulations go out to the dozens of islanders who…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Thank you Marsha and Bob Waunch | Letter

One of the great treasures of our island community is the Orcas…

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Petition for moratorium on new vacation rental permits

Please express your concern about the proliferation of vacation rentals to the…

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Thank you, Orcas Chamber|Letter

On behalf of the Orcas Senior Center, I want to extend my…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

The Mission of the Port of Orcas and Why We Support Mia Kartiganer | Letter

The Washington state Legislature established the Port District Act in 1911 creating…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Pierrette Guimond for port |Letter

Pierrette Guimond for port |Letter

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Ayers for port | Letter

Please join me in voting for Greg Ayers, a conscientious steward for…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Vote no I-976 | Letter

Vote no I-976 | Letter

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Yes to levy lid lift |Letter

The Levy Lid Lift — Proposition 2 — provides funding stability for…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Please consider joining Kiwanis | Letter

The Kiwanis Club of Orcas will not meet until April. At that…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Ayers for port | Letter

We are writing to support Greg Ayers for Port Commissioner. Greg will…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Vote for Kartiganer |Letter

I’ve been attending Port of Orcas Commission meetings for the past 18…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Support for current port board | Letters

As someone who has been attending public port meetings for the last…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Moving Forward On Short Term Vacation Rentals | Letter

Over 100 people attended the Oct. 23 community meeting on vacation rentals…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Ayers for port | Letter

I endorse Greg Ayers for Port Commissioner. Our airport and other ports…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Bea vonTobel for port | Letter

With the November election coming up in the next few weeks, I…

  • Oct 25th, 2019

Vote YES on Proposition 2 | Letter

As a long-time islander, and a current property owner, I strongly support…

  • Oct 25th, 2019

Ayers for port | Letter

Decisions about the Orcas Airport will have a dramatic impact on the…

  • Oct 25th, 2019

Hein for school board | Letter

Thank you to the League of Women Voters for hosting the voters’…

  • Oct 24th, 2019

Support for Proposition 2 | Letter

Please support Proposition 2 on the Nov. 5 ballot. This “levy lift”…

  • Oct 23rd, 2019

In Support of Proposition 2 | Letter to the editor

When you look in the Voters’ Guide at the dozen programs and…

  • Oct 23rd, 2019

Triplett and Kartiganer for port commission |Letter

When the ex-mayor of Jackson Hole, Wyoming was visiting Orcas Island he…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Kartiganer for port| Letter

Mia Kartiganer is the best candidate for Port Commissioner Position #5 because…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Ayers for port | Letter

I am writing today in support of Greg Ayers for Port Commissioner.…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Ayers for Port | Letter

Much has been beautifully said by others as to why Greg Ayers…

  • Oct 21st, 2019

OWC endorses Kartiganer| Letter

In keeping with our mission to promote women’s voices in political leadership,…

  • Oct 20th, 2019

Way to go, OIFF | Letter

Boy, Howdy! Did I see a movie at the Orcas Island Film…

  • Oct 18th, 2019