Letters to the Editor

Don’t overlook a Langley star out of loyalty for one who has served

Editor, Because I know Peter Morton from my experience working with him behind the scenes in support of a South Whidbey nonprofit serving children and… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Island Beach Access says thanks for accessibility project help

Editor, Island Beach Access would like to thank the people of Whidbey Island for making the Clinton Beach Universal Accessibility Project such a great success.… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Korrow is bold, intelligent, and a true leader

Editor, This is my first personal letter to the editor that I have submitted in the last 15 years. There was a time I shared… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Many proposed gun laws go too far

Editor, This letter is in response to Rep. Rick Larsen’s viewpoint, “It’s never too soon to prevent gun violence,” which ran in The Record Wednesday,… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Morton’s skills, personality make him right for city council

Editor, I appreciated the privilege of being mayor of the City of Langley from 2013 to 2015 and working with all the people of the… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Think outside the bus, be safe, smart

Editor, Fall is my favorite season. The leaves are wearing their bright colors. The air is crisp and cool. I love apple cider and pumpkin… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Vote Burt Beusch for Langley City Council

Editor, The past four months as chairman of the Langley Arts Commission Advisory Board has provided me an opportunity to work closely with and to… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Vote for Korrow, Emerson and Morton

Editor, As a Langley business owner for 30 years, I wholeheartedly endorse Peter Morton as a candidate for Langley City Council. Peter is whip-smart and… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Listen to your mind, heart when voting

Editor, The 962 registered voters of Langley Precinct #166 face tough decisions in the pending elections for the three contested positions for city council. Currently,… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Elect Korrow, Emerson and Morton for city council

Editor, I commend the South Whidbey Record for its Oct. 14 position 1 and 2 endorsements of council candidates Christy Korrow and Dominique Emerson. I… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

It’s time to restrict access to weapons of mass killing

Editor, Regarding gun control: As a nation we should be able to decide on rational laws regulating guns, ammunition and accessories. A vast majority of… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

Korrow has the experience, skills, track record to get the job done

Editor, The ballots will soon be arriving in the mail for Langley’s City Council election. I’m writing this letter to strongly endorse Christy Korrow for… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

Letter writer apologizes for bringing up gun club

Editor, I made a mistake when I mentioned the Rod & Gun Club in my previous letter. I want to be clear that I was… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

Peter Morton will make an excellent city councilman

Editor, I am writing in support of Peter Morton for Langley City Council position 5. Peter offers an unusual combination of smarts, character, experience, skill… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

Support the incumbents for Langley City Council

Editor, The current Langley City Council is doing a phenomenal job. They respectfully debate the current topics. They spend tireless hours listening to each and… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017

Congress is out to lunch with mass killings

Editor, Congressional response to mass killings with guns: 1. shock 2. outrage 3. thoughts and prayers 4. lunch RUSS NICHOLS Clinton… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Emerson is an easy choice for Langley City Council

Editor, Opposing city council candidates Dominique Emerson and Bill Nesbeitt are both near neighbors of mine, and it’s a shame to have to pick one… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Former Langley councilwoman endorses incumbent

Editor, Dominique Emerson is a rare find. I served on the Langley City Council for 12 years and in my estimation Dominique is one of… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Let’s elect Christy Korrow to the Langley City Council

Editor, I have seen Christy Korrow at work. She is open-minded, willing to hear all sides, and tireless in following through on projects once they… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Letter writer needs a bigger bumper

Editor, The vile madness continues like a bumper crop. On both of my cars are the following stickers: 1. Donald Trump Workaround: Three-Second Day. 2.… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017