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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Bridge program needs to answer

September 10, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

The Interstate Bridge Replacement Program has spent millions to manufacture public consent for its “Modified Locally Preferred Alternative,” a green-washed copy of the failed Columbia River Crossing. Read story

Letter: Preserve beauty of old buildings

September 10, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I’ve noticed that painting over beautiful old red-brick buildings seems to be a trend. I can remember when carpeting over beautiful old hardwood floors was a trend. Oops! Read story

Letter: Kent not right for 3rd District

September 10, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

In November, Joe Kent will be on the ballot for 3rd Congressional District representative. Read story

Letter: Speak up against Kent candidacy

September 10, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I was happy to see former Clark County Republican chair Ann Donnelly’s Opinion piece pointing out the risks of electing “Constitutional sheriff” Rey Reynolds in Clark County (“ ‘Constitutional sheriff’ distracts from duties,” The Columbian, Sept. 4). Read story

Letter: Waymire best choice for Skamania

September 9, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I was pleased that Skamania County Sheriff Dave Brown forcefully and unequivocally gave a strong endorsement for David Waymire becoming our next sheriff in a recently released YouTube clip. (Search for “Sheriff Dave Brown Endorses David Waymire” to see the endorsement.) Read story

Letter: Prepare for climate refugees

September 9, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

It’s obvious in the next 50 years, many desperate climate refugees will arrive in need of shelter, water, food and compassion. How will local governments and citizens respond? How are we planning? What steps taken now could ease the crisis? Read story

Letter: Short-term rentals are beneficial

September 8, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

In defense of short-term rentals in Vancouver: The main point The Columbian has made is STRs negatively affect the supply of affordable housing in Vancouver. However, the math doesn’t support this theory. Read story

Letter: Prepare properly for development

September 8, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Ridgefield has been in the news recently. School teachers may go on strike and parents have recently become aware of crowding and portables in schools. Well, Clark County better be prepared for more bad news. Read story

Letter: Kent doesn’t represent majority

September 8, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I’m concerned that it’s possible in the upcoming election Joe Kent could become our representative in the House of Representatives. Read story

Letter: Support Perez for Congress

September 8, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I have become fatigued by the constant chaos created by the petulant child Donald Trump and sick and tired of his lying and unpatriotic/lawless activities. It was bad enough when we had Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler ignoring constituents, but now we… Read story