Letters to the Editor

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 Department. This is a bad choice for working people. This pick betrays the… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2017

It’s important to discuss mental disorders | Letter

According to NAMI.org, one in five Americans have a mental health condition in a given year. I’m very interested in mental health because the illness… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2017

Drivers need a roundabout education | Letter

At least three times someone traveling around the roundabouts on Novelty Hill and Union Hill have almost caused an accident. One guy came around on… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 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. 16, 2016 edition of the Redmond Reporter titled, “Washington back yards bursting with… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2017

Constituent discusses Sen. Rossi encounter | Letter

I was in the group that tried to get just a minute of Sen. Dino Rossi’s time on Monday for a brief discussion of education… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2017

Transportation agenda doesn’t meet our needs | Letter

You reported on the recent meeting of our elected officials on Eastside transportation concerns. A conclusion was reached at the meeting — to have another… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2017

Devin Wulff is my hero | Letter

Devin Wulff, a past graduate of Redmond High School (RHS), saved my sanity on Jan. 5, and my beloved dog! I had left my home… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2017

Commending the mayor for statement in reflections column | Letter

Apropos the Redmond mayor’s 2016 reflections (Dec. 30 Reporter), I commend his heartening “hatred and intolerance have no place in our community” response to the… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2017

Something fishy going on with PSE | Letter

Who is regulating Puget Sound Energy? The claims regarding Energize Eastside simply not true. 1. PSE says that due to area growth, our electricity grid… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2016

Response to the Low-Impact Development question | Letter

The Low-Impact Development question and why proponents of this blanket approach are wrong Last week Elizabeth Canning stated in the Redmond Reporter that the Redmond… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2016

Climate-change column strikes a chord | Letter

The guest column by Rachel Molloy (“Washington back yards bursting with climate change,” Dec. 16) really struck a chord. While most of us have heard… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2016

Response to MAPS sign vandalism | Letter

I am moved by all the effort and support that our community and region have shown in response to the current atmosphere that has given… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2016

Council needs to implement LID changes | Letter

The Redmond City Council caved to pressure from property developers when it voted on Dec. 6 to delay implementing Low-Impact Development (LID) standards designed to… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2016

Addressing the Affordable Care Act | Letter

As the GOP aligns their membership to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), now is a good time to consider some of the problems it… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 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 enjoy drinking eggnog lattes, holiday shopping and family gatherings. It’s also a great… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 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 election. She made clear her reaction is “worry” and “fear.” That makes clear… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2016

Uniting for a bipartisan goal — defeating cancer | Letter

No matter where you look today, you are bombarded with comments regarding our recent election. I would like to turn all that passion towards a… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2016

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

We are so grateful for the runners, walkers, families and furry friends who made the 2016 Poultry Predictor such a fun community event! Your participation… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2016

Props to post-office employee | Letter

Shout out to Robert at the main branch of the post office in Redmond. He assisted me (as he was off duty) in renewing my… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2016

Proud of Redmond High football team’s brotherhood | Letter

My son’s Redmond High School football team recently had its last game. Head coach Jason Rimkus invites the parents into the gym after home games… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2016