Letters To The Editor

Library Director bids farewell | Letter

Dear Lopez: As some of you may know, I resigned from my…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

 

Re-elect Carol and Del | Letter

Please join us in supporting Carol Steckler and Del Guenther for the…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

 

In Support of Proposition 2 | Letter to the editor

When you look in the Voters’ Guide at the dozen programs and…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

 

LSWDD tax request | Letter

The next to last item on your November ballot may be the…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

Vote for Carol Steckler | Letter

I have known Carol for almost a decade and worked with her…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

Good role models for the children | Letter

Hearing about recent events at Lopez School, and at school board meetings,…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Re-elect Del Gunther | Letter

We are writing to ask the community to support Del Gunther for…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Vote for Carol Steckler | Letter

For over 40 years Carol Steckler has served this community in a…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Re-elect Carol Steckler | Letter

Lopez is truly fortunate to have the continuing commitment of Carol Steckler…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019

Lopez united | Letter

Editor’s note: This letter was submitted prior to the events that resulted…

  • Oct 15th, 2019

OPALCO’s dam decision is concerning | Letter

I have been distraught that the OPALCO board decided to adopt a…

  • Oct 1st, 2019

Community conflict | Letter

The conflict in our community with regard to the school has pushed…

  • Oct 1st, 2019

Lopez Island School Board responds to accusor’s allegations

To our Community, The Lopez Island School District and School Board take…

  • Sep 24th, 2019

Library director on administrative leave | Letter

The Lopez Library Board of Trustees appreciates the support the Lopez Island…

  • Sep 18th, 2019

Now there’s a word for it|Letter

We’ve all felt it in our quiet moments: the breakdown of community…

  • Sep 17th, 2019

Response to Stephen Carter letter|Letter

Stephen Carter has a view of the future without private automobiles on…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

Addressing Harold Van Doren’s letter | Letter

Harold Van Doren, in his letter to the editor a few weeks…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

What to do in an emergency | Letter

Dispatch has received a couple of calls from people for clarification on…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Lamenting the Orca Initiative | Letter

The Orca Protection Initiative was struck down in court, despite thousands of…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

United Way’s support is invaluable | Letter to the editor

Lopez Children’s Center is preparing for its 16th school year. Our first…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Whale watching gone too far | Letter to the editor

I’m struggling to find words to express my disgust at what could…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Letter- Thanks WSF boat captains

The San Juan Island Yacht Club would like to thank the Washington…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Anacortes ferry terminal project

By now many of you have learned of the proposed project to…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Letter – in support of Liz Lovelett

We support Elizabeth (Liz) Lovelett for State Senate. We are impressed with…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Lawsuit against the Navy is vital for our Region | Letter to the editor

We are writing to refute assertions made by Oak Harbor Chamber of…

  • Jul 30th, 2019

Addressing the Navy presence

The Navy can be a wonderful asset in any community. I am…

  • Jul 30th, 2019

Vacation Rental Community Conversation thanks community | Letter to the editor

The organizers of the Vacation Rental Community Conversation thank all the members…

  • Jul 30th, 2019

SJC Democrats Recommend State Senate Candidates | Letter to the editor

If you are a registered voter in San Juan County, you will…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Lawsuit against the Navy is a political spectacle | Letter

Editor’s note: The Weekly typically only publishes letters from residents within San…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Thank you AG Ferguson for Growler lawsuit | Letter to the editor

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson just filed a lawsuit against the…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

United Way supports community programs

Every day, the Lopez Island Family Resource Center (LIFRC) is a busy…

  • Jul 9th, 2019

Don’t deny medevac flights | Letter

The recent denials of many medevac flights by Kaiser Permanente, followed by…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Stand with Stand Up Men

Four years ago, the Stand Up Men called for local men to…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Whale watch compromise

Compromise for Whale Watch boats balking at new distance rules.. Made 400…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Rethinking plane travel

I have read that nothing we do pumps carbon dioxide into the…

  • May 14th, 2019

Regarding the marijuana article | Letter

Editor’s note: The Islands’ Weekly maintains that the facts (not quotes) provided…

  • May 1st, 2019

RE: Growler guest column | Letter

This letter responds to your March 21 guest column, “Navy announces massive…

  • Apr 16th, 2019

Easter and the Renewal of Life

by Charles Mish In a time when we are witnessing the poisoning…

  • Apr 16th, 2019

Fix the immigration system | Letters

I am ashamed and disappointed with many of the things the orange…

  • Mar 11th, 2019

Protecting Jesus Coro

I want to sincerely thank you for publishing the article about Jesus…

  • Mar 11th, 2019