Letters to the Editor
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Port Townsend is my hometown. I was born here at Jefferson Hospital. I have lived here all my life, except for the six years I served in the Army. I served in Vietnam from July 1968 until December … more
I am very distressed by the outrageous behavior of the Republican Congress confirming Trump’s cabinet picks. They disregard diversity, those less fortunate, our environment or efforts to create … more
Right after a friend’s elderly parents got this year’s flu shot, they both had to be hospitalized. Her father ended up in a nursing home with pneumonia. Is the risk from the vaccine greater than … more
Thanks to Rose Lincoln Hamilton for her informative Feb. 15 Leader op-ed piece on the Jefferson Community Foundation and philanthropy in Jefferson County. One thing she didn’t touch on is the … more
There is consensus amongst economic scientists that illegal immigration puts downward pressure on wages. In other words, how can a young carpenter ask his employer for a raise when there are so many … more
Another national holiday, Presidents Day, has passed. In Chimacum, Port Hadlock, Port Ludow – all flying flags. In Port Townsend – nothing. Instead of the flavor of the week, it is the … more
As parents of an adult with developmental delays, we were worried as to what would happen to our son once we were gone. Chris Chambers, our son, had his bike stolen from his workplace recently. It … more
Jefferson County is our state’s most venerable county. In fact, it places ninth oldest of all America’s 3,144 counties. Is it me, or are mature folk with electric cars arriving every minute? … more
It’s unfortunate that the Port Townsend School District is requiring another booster for the young girl mentioned in the letter to the editor in the Feb. 15 issue. Ten days under her one-year … more
What homeowner would view their equity without an obligation for its upkeep? Yet the Port of Port Townsend and City of Port Townsend seem to view those business enterprises with an emphasis on … more
Our Jefferson County government and the Democratic Party are one and the same. The Democrats have a monopoly on all local government. Last week Democrat officials met at the courthouse and … more
There is one history error in the otherwise wonderful and welcome Human Rights Proclamation of Jefferson County. The modern “Gay Rights and LGBTQ movement” in the U.S. did not begin in the … more
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