Letters to the Editor

Who owns a beach, who owns the water?

“No Trespassing” signs at Lisabeula are out of place.

  • Mar 20, 2019

New members welcome to low vision group

By sharing experiences that both worked and failed, we try to develop new coping strategies.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Support medical care

The importance of healthcare outweighs the need for housing.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Offer love to those suffering

It is easy to offer love to those suffering in the wake of yet another terrorist attack.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Let’s invite head of WSF to Vashon

Her lack of regular face time on our island suggests she is not interested in what we have to say.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Keep theater mural

Mural musing

  • Mar 13, 2019

Henry was taken without ample notice

“I would like to inform the general readership about what really happened.”

  • Mar 13, 2019

We must support the teachers

Children in today’s world need support from those who are willing to be there for them.

  • Mar 13, 2019

Having big families is negligent

Overpopulation will cause destabilization.

  • Mar 13, 2019

County should hire homeless people

Instead of spending millions of dollars on homeless initiatives with questionable results

  • Mar 6, 2019

Letter exemplified why people remain silent

How easy it must be to dismiss a political minority’s reluctance to speak

  • Mar 6, 2019

Thanks to all who have offered help

The offers give us hope we will work this out

  • Mar 6, 2019

Community deserves better response from King County

Dow Constantine has refused to even acknowledge letters from Burton Water Company

  • Feb 27, 2019

Thanks for recent film, speaking up

Thanks to Stephen Jeong, with the Friends of Mukai, for marking the Feb. 19th 77th anniversary of the Japanese internment by showing the film “Then… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

Recent article missed the mark

The authors wrote an article that is neither precise nor concise.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Murals: Different perspective proves useful

In response to Swaneagle Fitzgerald’s letter (“Local mural needs to be addressed,” Feb. 14), I sympathize with Ms. Fitzgerald’s reaction to the admittedly groan-worthy murals… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

Vashon showed its true colors in search for dog

At this time, most of the people on Vashon most likely will have heard that my dog Henry was captured and is in a safe… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

Local mural needs to addressed

The first time I saw the cartoonish, racist mural of a black person with massive lips on the upper wall of the Vashon Theater back… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2019

Forest Stewards should be able to relocate on island

It will be a real shame if the Vashon Forest Stewards’ mill cannot find a new home here on Vashon. We want to build a… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2019

View population concerns through proper framework

A few weeks ago, I was honored to give a talk at the Land Trust Building sponsored by four organizations, Stand Up for Racial Justice,… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2019