Letters to the Editor
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The Carwash of Port Townsend reopened Friday, May 8 under COVID-19 conditions, complying with Gov. Inslee’s proclamation of allowable businesses. Under COVID-19 we are doing no-touch, windows … more
Due to the recent media firestorm about “murder hornets,” I would like to clarify some known facts about this insect. The Asian giant hornet, Vespa mandarinia, hunts honeybees, wasps … more
Did you know, the World Health Organization says, “there is no specific evidence to suggest that the wearing of masks by the mass population has any potential benefit. In fact, there is some … more
We have this lethal, novel virus spreading across the globe like wildfire. We have no cure, no vaccine for months, possibly years. We know some people do not show symptoms but are contagious. We know … more
I was happy to read the article on the progress of food-waste composting in our county. The logistics and cost remain a blockage to overcome. It would be amazing to have food-waste composting an … more
Many in our communities, including state and local government officials, have been working to increase broadband access as it has become essential to citizens under the “Stay Home, Stay … more
I have recently been taking walks on the Larry Scott Trail with a friend. We attempt to “social distance” and in order to keep 6 feet apart and be able to have a conversation, one of us … more
I am writing in support of Heidi Eisenhour for District 2 Jefferson County commissioner. The time is right to get Heidi into a decision-making role to address the needs of our citizens as we … more
I believe that the governor and state and local health departments have done an excellent job in bringing the pandemic under control. The coronavirus is capable of doubling the number of infected … more
What will Jefferson County be like in 2120? Now more than ever, we need our public officials to exemplify a proactive approach to creating a better place for the future residents of our community. … more
I have been thinking about the importance of writing letters and planting seeds. Sometimes it seems that all I can do is write a letter to thank one of my friends for leaving a bowl of soup at my … more
You know that feeling you get after going to the store and realizing you might have been a little too close to someone or forgot safety protocols? Then you remember that Jefferson County hasn’t … more
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