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It was Lou Holtz who said, “You need not tell others about your problems because 90 percent of them don’t care and the other 10 percent are glad you have it and not them.” In spite of that … more
 I’m writing in defense of The Leader because of the things Al Bergstein said. There is lots of resistance to change regarding many things in our area but change is inevitable. Resisting change … more
I fail to see the value in the new policy of printing the names of people cited for minor infractions, unless your goal is to stir up trouble in a smalltown and to make additional problems for people … more
Granted, ferry rides might be routine affairs for us jaded, maritime’ish Port Townsend residents, but there are two water voyages coming up this summer that are quite special. Ones we happened … more
America must show a zero-tolerance policyMaybe it was best our country withdrew from the UN Human rights council when it did, as it has become blatantly apparent we no longer hold any claim to the … more
 I am grateful we have a local, non-wire-service newspaper. And I know occasional errors are unavoidable. However, your recent issues have been so very poorly edited and proofed as to undermine your … more
The question is: Will Port Townsend end up like so many cities whose attractive qualities come and go? Here are 14 reasons why Port Townsend will not be one of them.Excellent climate, varied … more
Before he even thought of running for office, if you had asked me what I admire most about my friend and employer of the last four years, I would have said it is his ability to problem solve.  Time … more
I was shocked to discover, in The Leader, the names of 23 individuals arrested in Jefferson County between May 21 and June 1. Some were arrested for driving under the influence, and others for … more
Okay. The Port of Port Townsend said thanks, but no thanks, to the Maritime Center’s proposal to renew, revitalize and restore Point Hudson. Now we play the waiting game. What is the plan?The city … more
During the weekend, Jefferson County families and friends celebrated as students said goodbye to their high school lives and started the next chapter into adulthood.For some, that next chapter means … more
With the election year upon us, I wanted to write a note to wish the candidates the best of luck in running a fair and ethical campaign. I did want to add a request to all those running that they … more
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