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Vote yes on the Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District Prop. 1 | Letter

We wanted to drop this note to everyone on Lopez to remind…

  • Oct 19th, 2020
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Rep. Debra Lekanoff Endorses Cindy Wolf for San Juan County Council | Letter

In 2018, Cindy Wolf invested in me as a candidate, and today…

  • Oct 19th, 2020
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Wolf and Palmateer for council | Letter

In the last few days, we watched the League of Women Voters…

  • Oct 19th, 2020
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Vote for Cindy Wolf | Letter

We’re voting for Cindy Wolf for County Council, and you should, too.…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Vote for Cindy Wolf | Letter

Having escaped the greedy over-development of “anywhere USA” to this paradise of…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Cindy Wolf for County Council | Letter

I met Cindy at a community meeting in the wake of the…

  • Oct 14th, 2020
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Support for Cindy Wolf | Letter

I am writing to voice my support for Cindy Wolf for San…

  • Oct 14th, 2020
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Orcas Women’s Coalition endorsement of candidates | Letter

The Orcas Women’s Coalition (OWC) are pleased to announce their endorsements for…

  • Oct 14th, 2020
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San Juan County democrats endorsements for fall, 2020 | Letter

Ballots for the fall election are being mailed out to San Juan…

  • Oct 13th, 2020
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Vote for Hughes and Minney | Letter

It is election time. In days gone by, when we lived in…

  • Oct 13th, 2020
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Vote for Minney | Letter

I am a full-time resident in Friday Harbor and I support Christine Minney for the county council.

  • Oct 10th, 2020
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Vote Jane Fuller for Charter Review Commissioner | Letter

Jane is intelligent, very willing to listen, and has a generous public spirit.

  • Oct 6th, 2020
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Local election is not about political division | Letter

Local election is not about political division | Letter

Political division has seeped into every function of our society. As our…

  • Oct 5th, 2020
Local election is not about political division | Letter
Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter

Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter

I’m delighted to support Rick Hughes for re-election to San Juan County Council

  • Oct 4th, 2020
Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter
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Be informed citizens | Letter

In a democracy, we need to make sure we have the facts…

  • Oct 3rd, 2020
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Standing up for your property rights in San Juan County | Letter

SJC County Code has a procedure for appealing decisions you do not…

  • Oct 3rd, 2020
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Wolf for County Council | Letter

As you know, this year’s election on November 3rd will in many…

  • Oct 3rd, 2020
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Minney for county council | Letter

Minney for county council | Letter

Christine brings a history of hard work, character, and good judgment to the position.

  • Oct 2nd, 2020
Minney for county council | Letter
Keep Rick working for us | Letter

Keep Rick working for us | Letter

I wholeheartedly endorse Rick Hughes for San Juan County Council.

  • Sep 29th, 2020
Keep Rick working for us | Letter
Vote Hughes and Palmateer | Letter

Vote Hughes and Palmateer | Letter

I write to support the candidacies for two county council offices.

  • Sep 25th, 2020
Vote Hughes and Palmateer | Letter
Staggering number of deer | Letter

Staggering number of deer | Letter

Is it just me, or is anyone else concerned about the large…

  • Sep 17th, 2020
Staggering number of deer | Letter
An open letter to Washington State Ferries | Letter

An open letter to Washington State Ferries | Letter

We deserve better.

  • Sep 10th, 2020
An open letter to Washington State Ferries | Letter
In praise of the Post Office| Letter

In praise of the Post Office| Letter

In these fractured times, can we just agree that the Post Office…

  • Sep 1st, 2020
In praise of the Post Office| Letter
Vote for Rick Hughes for council member | Letter

Vote for Rick Hughes for council member | Letter

I am going to tell you what it’s like to be disabled…

  • Sep 1st, 2020
Vote for Rick Hughes for council member | Letter
Thanks from Michael Durland | Letter

Thanks from Michael Durland | Letter

“I wholeheartedly support Cindy Wolf for Council and encourage all of you to vote for her.”

  • Aug 26th, 2020
Thanks from Michael Durland | Letter
Strange omission in ‘History-revision by omission’

Strange omission in ‘History-revision by omission’

I was amused to read Phil Peterson’s letter labeled “History-revision by omission”…

  • Aug 19th, 2020
Strange omission in ‘History-revision by omission’
History — revision by omission | Letter

History — revision by omission | Letter

Current spin is that “America is Evil,” can never be healed, therefore…

  • Aug 12th, 2020
History — revision by omission | Letter
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Look up EECP | Letter

EECP — look it up on your computer and it says Enhanced…

  • Aug 12th, 2020
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An open letter to the council-elect | Letter

An open letter to the council-elect | Letter

I know you’ve got a lot on your plate right now with…

  • Aug 11th, 2020
An open letter to the council-elect | Letter
Thank you to San Juan County| Letter

Thank you to San Juan County| Letter

I am a local Island house designer as well as a project…

  • Aug 4th, 2020
Thank you to San Juan County| Letter
Kivisto for council| Letter

Kivisto for council| Letter

Thank you to Sharon Kivisto for running for the county council! Sharon…

  • Jul 29th, 2020
Kivisto for council| Letter
Vote for Kayl| Letter

Vote for Kayl| Letter

The future is female. Write in Mindy Kahl for San Juan County…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Vote for Kayl| Letter
Transition is difficult and challenging

Transition is difficult and challenging

Transition for us humans is often both difficult and challenging. We find…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Transition is difficult and challenging
Correcting San Juan County’s GOP version of history | Guest column

Correcting San Juan County’s GOP version of history | Guest column

David Kobrin Orcas I was saddened by the tone set in the…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Correcting San Juan County’s GOP version of history | Guest column
Vote for Ryan Palmateer | Letter

Vote for Ryan Palmateer | Letter

I support Ryan Palmateer for the County Council District 1 position. I…

  • Jul 22nd, 2020
Vote for Ryan Palmateer | Letter
Support for Congressman Rick Larsen | Letter

Support for Congressman Rick Larsen | Letter

I’m proud to write this letter of support for Congressman Rick Larsen.…

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Support for Congressman Rick Larsen | Letter
Response to the San Juan County Democrats resolution on police reform| Guest column

Response to the San Juan County Democrats resolution on police reform| Guest column

Submitted by the San Juan County Republican Party The San Juan County…

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Response to the San Juan County Democrats resolution on police reform| Guest column
Local Democrats make endorsements for the upcoming primary | Guest column

Local Democrats make endorsements for the upcoming primary | Guest column

Submitted by San Juan County Democrats At the June 20 meeting of…

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Local Democrats make endorsements for the upcoming primary | Guest column
Clifford Jordan’s letter “Response to Protests”, pub. 6/24 | Letter

Clifford Jordan’s letter “Response to Protests”, pub. 6/24 | Letter

Yes, George Floyd may have had a criminal record. Like most of…

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Clifford Jordan’s letter “Response to Protests”, pub. 6/24 | Letter
Make peace, not war | Letter

Make peace, not war | Letter

The San Juan Islands Advocacy Team is a group of concerned citizens…

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Make peace, not war | Letter