Letters To The Editor

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

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

  • Jun 17th, 2017

Ryan’s House grant concerns are valid

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

  • Jun 15th, 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

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

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

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

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

Human-caused climate change denial is politics, not science

Editor, While some people will reject any attempt to prove that human…

  • May 3rd, 2017

SEALs shouldn’t train at Whidbey parks

Editor, The Navy has made a proposal to conduct Navy SEAL training…

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Man-made global warming is real, not a hoax

Editor I am responding to the questions asked by David Powell of…

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Like house fires, global warming can start in different ways

Editor, David Powell has offered an argument against a significant human contribution…

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Time is running out to stave off disaster

Editor, Mr. David Powell’s letter “Man-made global warming is nonsense, a hoax”…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Not all global warming is caused the same way

Editor, This is a response to David Powell’s Saturday, April 22 letter…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Rogue pancreases aren’t healthy

Editor, Imagine this: a pancreas decides that the rest of the body…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Man-made global warming is nonsense, a hoax

Editor, There is absolutely no proof that man is causing global warming.…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

We can disagree and still remain friends

Editor, I recently had lunch with a friend, a lady friend. No…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Skies aren’t so friendly with United

Editor, What’s up with the “friendly skies” of United Airlines? Taking a…

  • Apr 21st, 2017