Letters to the Editor

Family Literacy Night was a huge success | Letter

I am writing today to say how excited I was to read about the John Muir Elementary Literacy night to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday! A… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

 

Global warming and Drive Throughs

Why don’t we hear anything about busy drive througs for coffee, fast food, drug stores and banking?

  • Apr 5, 2018

 

Private schools are not a solution to mass shootings | Letter

This letter is a response to “Don’t ban guns, ban government schools”.

  • Apr 4, 2018

 

A modest debate about transparency | Letter to the editor

A Kirkland resident probes Rep. Springer’s support of SB 6617.

  • Mar 10, 2018

Who speaks for me? | Letter to the editor

The Kirkland resident recently attended a town hall meeting.

  • Mar 8, 2018

It’s time to demonstrate that progress is possible | Letter to the editor

A Kirkland resident is concerned about the use of a recent image in an editorial page cartoon.

  • Mar 7, 2018

Most recipients of public eduction don’t become killers | Letter to the editor

A North Bend resident responds to “Don’t ban guns, ban goverment schools.”

  • Mar 6, 2018

Ask Sen. Cantwell to cosponsor legislation to remove financial cancer screening barrier | Letter to the editor

A letter asking Sen. Maria Cantwell to cosponsor the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act this year.

  • Mar 5, 2018

You can’t have a shooting without first having a gun | Letter to the editor

A letter in response to a letter about banning public schools to prevent school shootings.

  • Mar 3, 2018

Totem Lake Bridge is result of many years of public input | Letter to the editor

Recently the Kirkland Reporter published a letter to the editor voicing concern about the planned Totem Lake Connector Bridge along the Cross Kirkland Corridor. The… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

Don’t ban guns, ban government schools | Letter to the editor

Public schools have become impersonal, sterile and monolithic — like most government institutions.

  • Feb 23, 2018

Will council reduce taxes | Letter to the editor

Property tax bills have gone up 18.8 percent; the RTA vehicle registration tax has more than doubled.

  • Feb 22, 2018

Youth: You have power | Letter to the editor

A letter to young people protesting issues of violence.

  • Feb 21, 2018

We need national legislation with a global impact | Letter to the editor

The “Ways to reduce your energy usage“ letter (Feb. 15) contains common sense suggestions, but the worldwide scientific community has made it clear than individual… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2018

Ways to reduce your energy usage | Letter to the editor

The Kirkland Reporter’s carbon-tax cartoon (Feb. 9) shows a very fatalistic view of energy usage. Since artist Frank Shiers seems to be having trouble thinking… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2018

Lawyers will always be able to find inequities and we will be in court forever | Letter to the editor

Ever since the McCleary decision, where one elected judge decided the state was not fulfilling its constitutional duty regarding education, there have been newspaper articles,… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Kirkland parent and co-PSTA president: Vote “yes” on the three bond/levy measures | Letter to the editor

My 11-year-old daughter is named Gabby. Gabby has an extremely rare genetic disorder which causes intellectual disability, speech delays, low muscle tone and other issues.… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018