Letters To The Editor

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…

 

Lecture series at WICA reflects well on community

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

  • Jun 28th, 2017

 

Who on the city council represents Langley residents?

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

  • Jun 24th, 2017

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

Show support by attending NAS Whidbey open house

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

  • Jun 24th, 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

If government controls health care, it controls you

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

  • Jun 21st, 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

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

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

It takes a village to care for an old man

Editor, Most of us have heard the words, “It takes a village…

  • May 17th, 2017

You either meet your goals, or you don’t

Editor, I read with interest this morning that WhidbeyHealth CEO Geri Forbes…

  • May 17th, 2017

97 percent of scientists say climate change is real, man made

Editor, We’ve had 10 “Earth Days” since Vice President Al Gore’s film…

  • May 17th, 2017

CEO’s next bonus should be based on staff retention

Editor, The CEO of WhidbeyHealth just got a $70,000 bonus for her…

  • May 17th, 2017

Thanks for the memories, Coupeville

Editor, It is with a heavy heart that I leave Coupeville Post…

  • May 13th, 2017

Langley: inclusive or exclusive? The outcome is unclear

Editor, This month Langley City Council members, purportedly representing one of the…

  • May 13th, 2017

Tyrannical history is important to remember

Editor, We must remember our history or we are doomed to repeat…

  • May 13th, 2017

Torture undermines the moral standing of the U.S.

Editor, Thank you for the May 6 lead story on Island County…

  • May 10th, 2017

Navy SEALs shouldn’t swim at Whidbey parks

Editor, My husband served for five years in the United States Navy…

  • May 10th, 2017

Drug Take Back another successful event

Editor, I am pleased to announce we just completed another successful “Drug…

  • May 10th, 2017

Hearts & Hammers are a blessing to South Whidbey

Editor, After years of helping with Hearts and Hammers projects, (mostly in…

  • May 10th, 2017

Threat of lost insurance might detour cell phone use while driving on Whidbey

Editor, Are the local, county and state police enforcing the cell phone…

  • May 10th, 2017

America, consider carefully the direction our regime is heading

Editor, I do not advocate what I am about to suggest. For…

  • May 6th, 2017

Toxic waste funding in Island County is essential

Editor, Island County needs to fund toxic waste disposal if the state…

  • May 6th, 2017

Think twice before helping young Whidbey wildlife

Editor, It’s that time of year again. At least once a day…

  • May 6th, 2017

Congressman Dave Reichert’s excuses are old, tiresome and misleading

Editor, He said, “If Congress begins to use its powers to rummage…

  • May 3rd, 2017

If man-made global warming is fake, who’s the hoaxter, why?

Editor, Regarding a climate change hoax, the subject of a recent letter…

  • May 3rd, 2017