Letters To The Editor

Have fun fishing on Whidbey, but remember to be nice

Editor, It’s fishing season again off Whidbey’s west side beaches. It’s been…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

 

South Whidbey folks are going to live a long time

Editor, Headlines! “Only funeral home on South Whidbey closes.” I think that…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

 

Beware of kennel cough, it’s on Whidbey Island

Editor, We had the very unpleasant experience dealing with our puppy’s debilitating…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

 

Women’s group seeking like-minded members

Editor, Are there Christian women in Snohomish County who are concerned about…

  • Jul 15th, 2017

GOP’s new Trumpcare bill even meaner to users

Well, if President Trump called the House bill “mean” in a rare…

  • Jul 15th, 2017

Ryan’s House offers vital services to community

Editor, After reading the articles and opinion columns written about Ryan’s House,…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Guns are not the bane of society

Editor, I am pretty fed up with all the ills of society…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Suicide is something we can no longer ignore

Editor, Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Police need a fireworks law they can better regulate

Editor, Out of the 599 calls for service in the three days…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Letter writer is incorrect on health care facts

Editor, As a long-ago naval officer, I respect anyone, like Capt. Edward…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Government may control it, but we have health care

Editor, I was intrigued by Ed Drum’s letter concerning health care. Ed…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Opportunity to tour Naval Air Station Whidbey Island was appreciated

Editor, On Saturday, my husband and I attended the Naval Air Station…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Appreciate, respect those who support inclusive city

Editor, As a citizen of greater South Whidbey, I’d like to personally…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Evidence supports claim man caused global warming

Editor, I read the recent letters by David Powell denying human-caused climate…

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

Do the ‘right thing,’ protect Whidbey wildlife from fireworks

Editor, As it gets closer to the time of the year for…

  • Jul 1st, 2017

Retired Good Cheer chief deserves South Whidbey’s gratitude

Editor, I attended Kathy McCabe’s retirement party from Good Cheer this week.…

  • Jul 1st, 2017

Vote for South Whidbey as ‘nicest’ place in America

Editor, We just found that South Whidbey made it to Reader’s Digest’s…

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Lecture series at WICA reflects well on community

Editor, The overwhelming success of the recent three-part lecture series on the…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Washington State Ferries needs to make some changes

Editor, This is a copy of the letter I sent to Roger…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

We need common sense gun control

Editor, So many, too many shootings. How sad we have let our…

Tell PSE that ‘clean and green’ is the way to go

Editor, One participant said “From the Ashes” was the best documentary they’ve…

  • Jun 24th, 2017

Who on the city council represents Langley residents?

Editor, If Langley residents were asked to vote on having amplified rock…

  • Jun 24th, 2017

Show support by attending NAS Whidbey open house

Editor, On June 24 we get to show our support for our…

  • Jun 24th, 2017

If government controls health care, it controls you

Editor, Representative Rick Larsen assaults “Trump-care” with the statement “If there were…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Yes, the sky is falling and the ice is melting

Editor, Mr. Ronald Wyman is at it again. His global “warning” letter…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

There is no catastrophe, no global warming — it’s hysteria

Editor, The believers in global warning are carefully to avoid history, geological…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

Online merchants have an unfair advantage over Whidbey businesses

Editor, Recent efforts by eBay to lobby the Legislature don’t tell the…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

Vote all the ‘bums’ out of Washington D.C.

Editor, I think I finally get it. The GOP Congress and Trump…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

Let Whidbey residents make their own choices about jet noise

Editor, The Record reports that commissioners Jill Johnson and Rick Hannold want…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

If you’re worried about hearing damage from Whidbey jets, buy 1$ ear plugs

Editor, Bravo Zulu to commissioners Jill Johnson and Rick Hannold for their…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Ryan’s House grant concerns are valid

Editor, My letter is in reference to the recent article re: Lori…

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Langley’s inclusive ordinance isn’t a political issue, it’s a human one

Editor, Shameful. Through some procedural sleight-of-hand, our city council voted last week…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Look at climate change again, the consensus is there

Editor, “There’s no proof CO2 causes global warming” (May 27): This letter…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Many deserve thanks for the ‘brutalized’ fawn story

Editor, Thank you to the South Whidbey Record for reporting the very…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

There is a consensus on climate change

Editor, Mr. Wyman in his recent letter to the editor, “No consensus…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Traffic problems do occur at Cameron Road intersection

Editor, Wednesday, one week ago, I was on my way to the…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

A consensus on global warming has not been reached

Editor, I was interested in Robin Charlwood’s response in the May 31…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

100 deadly days of summer has begun

Editor, Memorial Day Weekend to the end of Labor Day Weekend is…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Show respect for our local theater

Editor, This past Thursday, May 25, my husband and I went to…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

People can still make a difference, even if Trump isn’t

Editor, Our new president just backed out of the Paris climate agreement,…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

Langley attorney opinion isn’t legal counsel, it’s political advice

Editor, City Attorney Mike Kenyon’s latest legal memo to the mayor/council on…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

When in doubt, go to the source

Editor, I don’t know where Mr. Powell gets his facts and statistics,…

  • May 31st, 2017

There is a consensus on global warming

Editor, I am responding to the letter from David Powell of Oak…

  • May 31st, 2017

There’s no proof CO2 causes global warming

Editor, In Mark Enell’s letter to the editor of 17 May, “97…

  • May 27th, 2017

Thankful for support with gallery’s move

Editor, We would like to express our deepest gratitude for the overwhelming…

  • May 27th, 2017

Outcast Productions does it again with ‘A Couple of Blaguards’

Editor, Outcast Productions at the Island County Fairgrounds has done it again.…

  • May 24th, 2017

Ask your priest to encourage consistency, integrity

Editor, As an elderly atheist, I am so confused. First, I was…

  • May 24th, 2017

Grateful for all the sheriff’s office does for community

Editor, Special thanks the Island County Sheriff’s Office for working to remove…

  • May 26th, 2017

Running for public office should be considered carefully

Editor, You hit the nail squarely on the head with your editorial,…

  • May 20th, 2017

The frat boys in Congress, the president won’t get my vote

Editor, The GOP is at it again, taking the first steps in…

  • May 17th, 2017