Letters To The Editor

The spirit of America needs to be revived and upheld | Letter

Never before has the spirit of the United States of America been…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Homelessness is not only Seattle’s problem | Letter

I found the April 14 editorial cartoon disturbing and offensive because it…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Continuing the health-care discussion | Letter

This is a reply to Brandon Juhl’s ‘Trump don’t care’ letter in…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

 

Driver’s thank you light is on | Letter

I would like to thank … The city workers that are in…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week on tap through April 15 | Letter

In this day of cell phones, instant messaging and Wi-Fi available even…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

ST3 is becoming a very expensive lesson for voters | Letter

I see the ST3 license plate tab increase as a very expensive…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

‘Trump don’t care’ | Letter

The current plan of Republicans in Congress (what I call “Trump Don’t…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

‘The pothole club’ | Letter

I have a new nickname for our mayor and the council —…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Of Girl Scouts and troops | Letter

Everyone in my neighborhood knows I buy Girl Scout cookies from any…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Thanks to Eastside police officers | Letter

The Issaquah police and the officers from the neighboring cities deserve our…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

The Redmond Central Connector: A fabulous multi-use trail | Letter

Regarding the Redmond Central Connector (RCC) Phase 2 and the recent letter…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Health-care bill would drive up costs for older Americans | Letter

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C. are considering a bill that would drive up…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Scientists recommend $414 million increase in Alzheimer’s research | Letter

The Alzheimer’s Association’s 2017 Facts and Figures report found a soaring prevalence,…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Why is the cost so high for a hiking trail? | Letter

Why is the city spending more than $12 million building a hiking…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Students need support through bill extension | Letter

The five school districts located in Dino Rossi’s legislative district will collectively…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Become a LINKS mentor today | Letter

One hour per week can help a student be successful in school.…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Kudos to Sage for thought-provoking letter | Letter

I’d like to thank Cassandra Sage for her thought-provoking letter (Feb. 24…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

It’s time for legislators to do their job | Letter

It’s time for our legislators to do the job they were sent…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

How much traffic is too much traffic on a neighborhood street? | Letter

Are there not parameters that measure acceptable levels of traffic on a…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Communication is key for those in congress | Letter

When I email my own congresswoman, I get calls back from her…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Reichert voted not to release the President’s taxes | Letter

The Ways and Means Committee voted not force President Trump to release…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

All politicians must work together for the best results | Letter

I recently received a “Legislative Survey” from District 31’s Sen. Phil Fortunato.…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

We need to listen to each other, respect differences | Letter

The outpouring of grief on the death of Sen. Andy Hill is…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Make your voice heard, raise awareness about pipeline | Letter

An open letter to the Redmond community: As Pacific Northwesterners, we are…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

The new Left | Letter

There seems to be lots of whining, protesting, rioting and property damage…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Thanks for Women’s March on Seattle coverage | Letter

Great article and pics of the Women’s March in Seattle. This was…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Sharing feelings on school’s LGBTQ+ Club | Letter

I know I am taking a risk even writing this letter, but…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Drivers need a roundabout education | Letter

At least three times someone traveling around the roundabouts on Novelty Hill…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

It’s important to discuss mental disorders | Letter

According to NAMI.org, one in five Americans have a mental health condition…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Trump is not qualified to lead and neither are his cabinet appointees | Letter

Donald Trump has nominated fast-food CEO Andrew Puzder to lead the Labor…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Climate-change alarmists are continuing to burst using failed science | Letter

This is a clear rebuttal to Rachel Molloy’s article in the Dec.…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Constituent discusses Sen. Rossi encounter | Letter

I was in the group that tried to get just a minute…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Transportation agenda doesn’t meet our needs | Letter

You reported on the recent meeting of our elected officials on Eastside…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Devin Wulff is my hero | Letter

Devin Wulff, a past graduate of Redmond High School (RHS), saved my…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Commending the mayor for statement in reflections column | Letter

Apropos the Redmond mayor’s 2016 reflections (Dec. 30 Reporter), I commend his…

  • Jan 6th, 2017

Something fishy going on with PSE | Letter

Who is regulating Puget Sound Energy? The claims regarding Energize Eastside simply…

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Response to the Low-Impact Development question | Letter

The Low-Impact Development question and why proponents of this blanket approach are…

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Council needs to implement LID changes | Letter

The Redmond City Council caved to pressure from property developers when it…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Climate-change column strikes a chord | Letter

The guest column by Rachel Molloy (“Washington back yards bursting with climate…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Response to MAPS sign vandalism | Letter

I am moved by all the effort and support that our community…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Addressing the Affordable Care Act | Letter

As the GOP aligns their membership to repeal the Affordable Care Act…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Uniting for a bipartisan goal — defeating cancer | Letter

No matter where you look today, you are bombarded with comments regarding…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Responding to reporter’s editorial following the presidential election | Letter

Reporter Samantha Pak’s recent editorial was filled with conditioned-reflex reactions to the…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Want to give back this holiday season? Become a LINKS mentor | Letter

The holiday season is upon us. It’s that time of year to…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Thank you, Redmond, for partnering again with Open Kitchen | Letter

We are so grateful for the runners, walkers, families and furry friends…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Props to post-office employee | Letter

Shout out to Robert at the main branch of the post office…

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Student doesn’t like getting soaked at bus stop | Letter

I am writing to you to bring awareness to the bad bus…

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Proud of Redmond High football team’s brotherhood | Letter

My son’s Redmond High School football team recently had its last game.…

  • Nov 18th, 2016

The Blaze is looking for advertisers, donors | Letter

The Redmond High School newspaper, The Blaze, is currently looking for advertisers…

  • Nov 11th, 2016

Redmond Nourishing Network starts Food Box Program | Letter

Redmond is a great place to live. We enjoy a beautiful slice…

  • Nov 11th, 2016