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Remove the blinders, put campus in Clinton | Letters

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 4:00AM

Editor, Why is Washington State University looking at Greenbank Farm, where the community gathers, eats, shops, walks the trails and marvels at the brilliance of cooperation it took to make the farm a community asset for all to enjoy?


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Problems inside jail need to be corrected | Letters

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 3:00AM

Editor, It’s hard to believe that such a litany of errors, omissions, and/or missteps could happen anywhere. Yet, with the worst of all possible outcomes, the recent death of Keaton Farris, we see that even in our own county jail such is possible.

Mental health issues won’t just disappear | Letter

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 2:00AM

Editor, Shocking and deeply disturbing are my first reactions after reading the article about Keaton Farris’s death in the Coupeville jail.

It’s a small price to pay for freedom | Letters

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 2:00AM

People have complained about jet noise for a long time, but think about it — the Navy is good for all of us. They are fighting for our country.

COER’s claims are soundly debunked | Letters

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 2:00AM

During a recorded radio show on KSER radio, “Sound Living” at 4 p.m. on June 19, Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve leadership made two amazing statements: “People are dying [because of the jet noise]” and “Oak Harbor is filled with crime because of the Navy.” These unbelievable, over-the-top lies signify COER’s desperation — their “last gasp.”

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