Letters to the Editor

Vote ‘yes’ on EvergreenHealth measure | Letter

This spring, voters on the Eastside will have the opportunity to approve a bond measure to provide critical funding to EvergreenHealth. As our community hospital,… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

Vote NO on EvergreenHealth’s $345 million bond | Letter

Taxes are already too high. Including interest, the proposed $345 million bond will cost about $440 million over 30 years. A high cost for little… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

Moving forward | Letter

Change never comes easy and often times it arrives in the form of something new. This may be the case for United Methodist. I’d like… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2019

Kindering in Redmond | Letter

It is so great to see such amazing and helpful groups such as Kindering growing and expanding throughout Washington. Having had a family member with… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2019

Thank you to Aegis and senior center | Letter

They did it again! A big THANK YOU to both Aegis Redmond and Aegis Marymoor for their sponsorship of the Winter Whimsy presented by the… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2019

Thank you to the city | Letter

On behalf of the Open Kitchen team and our guests, we’d like to express our deepest gratitude to the city of Redmond for their help… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2019

All people welcome at Redmond United Methodist Church | Letter

All people welcome at RUMC On Feb. 26, the legislative body of the worldwide United Methodist Church voted to retain legislation that harms lesbian, gay,… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2019

A closer look at Emerald Heights expansion | Letter

In his Feb. 8 letter to the editor, a 13-year-old kid writes totally false information about Emerald Heights, where I live. I wonder what really… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2019

On the Emerald Heights expansion | Letter

On the Emerald Heights expansion My name is Ethan Johnson. I am 13 years old, my family and I live on Education Hill and I… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2019

Inslee and climate change | Letter

Gov. Jay Inslee appears ready to announce his 2020 presidential run. Considering the size of the Democratic field the odds for him to win the… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

Wrong and scary | Letter

I thought that we were living in a civilized society? Where all people work together and care about each other? I can’t believe we have… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2019

Fraudster-in-Chief | Letter

In October 2016, a neighbor explained to me he was supporting then-presidential-candidate Donald Trump because Trump was a genius who received only $1 million from… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Thank you Rep. DelBene | Letter

The Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act has just been signed into law and I want to thank Congresswoman Suzan DelBene for… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Protecting your packages | Letter

Your article (“Let’s talk about race,” Redmond Reporter, Dec. 14) missed an opportunity to explain the reasons for the enormity of racism. All humans are… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

Protecting your packages | Letter

Regarding the article on package porch pirates (Redmond Reporter, Nov. 23), there are couple of other protective measures that customers and the carriers can take.… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

A frightening reality | Letter

One can only conclude that President Donald Trump’s reality is his and his alone. That’s frightening. It doesn’t matter whether we are discussing his imaginary… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Big Oil’s ‘Kool-Aid’ | Letter

Voters drank Big Oil’s “Kool-Aid” on Nov. 6 and rejected Initiative 1631. It goes to show that money can still buy elections. Big Oil spent… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

The next generation | Letter

Did you know that 50 percent of all lifetime causes of mental illness begin at age 14, and 75 percent by the age of 24?… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018

Looming taxes continue to burden property owners | Letter

Looming taxes continue to burden property owners In the City Council’s committee meeting on Oct. 23 Melisa Files, director of finance, reported: 1) Revenues were… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018

Nudity in state parks should be legal | Letter

I haven’t been a nudist my whole life, but, over the past few years, I’ve started spending time with more and more friends who like… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2018