Letters To The Editor

Letter: ‘Patriots’ need to speak up in support of OLF Coupeville

Editor, I’m just asking you to please tell those whom support Outlying…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

 

Letter: Writer offers a ‘delusional’ interpretation of U.S. defense

Editor, In response to the letter to the editor by Vicki Robin…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

 

Letter: Founding Fathers gave hope with Constitution

Editor, “Write about hope, we all need hope,” one of my best…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

 

Let’s agree that we all share the same Constitution

Editor, Let’s agree on who we as Americans are, not a red…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Letter: Unfathomable Trump will share same title as Eisenhower

Editor, In his January 1961 farewell address to the nation, President Dwight…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Letter: IDIPIC wishes everyone a safe holiday season

Editor, Today I had the honor and privilege to read out loud…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Letter: Stated cause of death should read, ‘technological overload’

Editor, I was delighted to read your Nov. 19 Publisher’s Column regarding…

  • Nov 26th, 2016

Letter: Trump’s primary goal is, clearly, self-promotion

Editor, I understand that, nationally, roughly 80 percent of white Evangelicals voted…

  • Nov 26th, 2016

A three-second day to speed Trump away

Editor, Like millions of my fellow Americans, for the last few days…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Trump backers will regret their egregious choice

Editor, Get a grip, Trump voters. Working class people: do you really…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Letter: Soroptimist grateful for community support

Editor, During this season of being thankful for our blessings, Soroptimist International…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

EIS comment period is way to make voices heard

Editor, The public comment within the federal arena is one of the…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Letter: Same argument can be made for Senate elimination

Editor, Steve Erickson’s article published in the Dec. 3 Whidbey News-Times argues…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Letter: Check out an NJROTC event — you won’t be disappointed

Editor, Today I had the honor of attending my daughter’s first NJROTC…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Letter: Trump administration doesn’t exist, nor are there any policies

Editor, I am seriously concerned about radicals and anarchists pretending to be…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: All of those who voted ‘anybody but Hillary’ should march

All of the crybaby sore losers should be ashamed

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: In recognition of veterans, VFW Auxiliary has poppies available

Editor, The following is in response to Rose Sires’ letter to the…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: Resident wonders, where were the poppies on Veterans Day?

Wearing flower used to be a way to remember fallen comrades, support veterans

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: Expect great things with return to state legislature

Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the…

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Letter: Hillary Clinton has blazed a trail for first woman president

Editor, Whoever the first woman to become our president is, Hillary Clinton…

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Letter: It’s time again to serve a free Thanksgiving dinner

North Whidbey Community Harvest welcomes donations, though they’re not required

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Letter: Electoral College does not need to be replaced

Editor, The 2016 presidential election is behind us and many are surprised…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: Thank you to landowners who see trees as more than lumber, firewood

Seeing trees for their value to environment is keeping Whidbey beautiful

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Letter: Firefighters are deserving of recognition, appreciation

A firefighter’s intervention no doubt led to life-saving treatement

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Letter: When it comes to paying taxes let’s use Trump as our example now

Editor, Well there is a silver lining to Donald Trump being our…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: ‘Free press’ failed the American people when it chose a side in election

Editor, For those in the mainstream media who are surprised at Tuesday…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: Campaign was ‘clean,’ while Bailey’s was built on ‘lies’

Editor I want to thank all the people who voted for me…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Letter: Loves this country and is not willing to give up

Editor, I am devastated by the election of Donald Trump. To me,…

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Our country is going in the wrong direction for many reasons

Editor, If I were to participate in a national poll and be…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Cheaper alternatives to fixing Whidbey Island’s ferry woes available

Editor, What if Community Transit ran an hourly bus, seven days a…

  • Nov 5th, 2016

Rep. Smith stops by to see what Spin Cafe is all about

Editor, Three cheers for state Rep. Norma Smith and a big thanks.…

  • Nov 5th, 2016

Did Thomas Jefferson have emails in mind?

Editor, The following is a poem about election fears: Has love died?…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Make your vote count in this presidential election

Editor, This election season has caused everything from bewilderment to confusion and…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Mark Dec. 3 to see Saratoga Orchestra’s next performance

Editor, The concert last Saturday afternoon at Oak Harbor High School by…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Homola’s supporters are way off on Bailey’s record

Homola’s supporters relying on misinformation about Bailey, are cherry-picking facts

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

A poem: Big donors clearly are Sen. Bailey’s top priority

Editor, If girls are sugar and spice and boys are puppy dog…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Where did the money come from to finance Bailey campaign?

Elect Homola and get the special interest groups out of the legislature

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Johnson tells the truth, even when when it costs her votes

‘Jill. Fiscally sound. Socially responsible. Tells the truth. Has my vote’

  • Oct 29th, 2016

Homola has shown she is the one who will help constituents

One candidate demonstrated a willingness to work for constituents, knows how to get things done

  • Oct 29th, 2016

Homola makes prudent and informed decisions

Letter writer mischaracterizes nature of tax votes as county commissioner

  • Oct 29th, 2016