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Letters to Editor

Letter: No accountability for Quiring O’Brien

June 26, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

Happy anniversary! Since June 23, it has been over one year since Eileen Quiring O’Brien made her unfortunate rant about the status of racism in Clark County. Read story

Letter: Thanks to city employees

June 26, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

I live directly adjacent to a swale, where some years ago the city planted some very lovely trees. Over the years these beautiful trees have matured, and so their branches were now inches away from my house. I love the trees and the habitat they provide for birds and squirrels. Read story

Letter: Question Washougal schools

June 26, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

I see that the Washougal School District has made the news for having goals that not everyone agrees with. Two of my children attended Washougal public schools and graduated from Washougal High School. So I decided to take a look at the district’s website: http://www.washougal.k12.wa.us/board-goals/. Read story

Letter: Voter suppression is shameful

June 25, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

The GOP filibustered the Voting Rights Act this week. Some of them had the gall to call it the “screw the people act.” A reminder may be needed that this is the same the party that has passed 22 voter-suppression bills in states where they hold the Legislature and another… Read story

Letter: Mask precaution needs to stop

June 25, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

A friend reports that his 7-year-old granddaughter participated in an outdoor soccer camp earlier this week in the late afternoon, when the temperature was approximately 95 degrees. Read story

Letter: Wealthy pay their fair share

June 25, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

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Letter: County process is unfair

June 25, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

Our county council favors a coddled building industry over a transparent, public process. They should be ashamed. Read story

Letter: Invest in cultured meats

June 24, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

I imagine Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray, like most politicians, would say they care about animal welfare. Read story

Letter: EV math adds up

June 24, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

In response to the letter “EV math doesn’t add up” (Our Readers’ Views, June 21): I agree with James Ault when he says that to fully convert to electric vehicles, we’d need about 1 trillion kwh of energy to provide all our cars with energy. Read story

Letter: City council is not listening

June 24, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

I recently saw on Nextdoor someone was concerned about potentially restricted parking for veterans on Columbia Street that the city council is soon replacing with a bike lane Read story