Letters to the Editor

People-led actions | Letter

The only way out of the climate crisis is if people take action — and getting out into the streets is a big step. I… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2019

Protecting innoccent children | Letter

Bravo to Cedar Park Assembly for rejecting the bigoted, hateful and unconstitutional law mandating that its insurance has to payfor the murder of innocent children.… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2019

Raves for U.S. Postal Service | Letter

Thanks for the passionate service you and your crew delivered last week. I fully understood why no mail was coming on Feb. 4 — hardly… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2019

Funding solution | Letter

Easy way to get rid of King County funding struggles: get rid of King County. Based on their executive budget snapshot for 2019-20, that would… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2019

Thank you Kirkland residents | Letter

Thank you Kirkland residents I am writing to thank Kirkland residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019

Effectiveness of vaccines | Letter

On January 25, Governor Inslee declared a state-wide state of emergency due to the current outbreak of measles, which is highly contagious and potentially deadly.… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

Wrong and scary | Letter

I thought that we were living in a civilized society? Where all people work together and care about each other? I can’t believe we have… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

Inslee and climate change | Letter

Gov. Jay Inslee appears ready to announce his 2020 presidential run. Considering the size of the Democratic field the odds for him to win the… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2019

Neighborhood parking | Letter

We are all in favor of developing Kirkland for the better. However, we urge the mayor to require construction companies to have off-street parking for… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019

Kiwanis tree lot a huge success | Letter

The Kirkland community and surrounding neighborhoods came through once again this year in its support of the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland’s Christmas tree lot. The… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2019

Thank you Rep. DelBene | Letter

The Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act has just been signed into law and I want to thank Congresswoman Suzan DelBene for… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2019

A challenge to readers | Letter

[To Samantha Pak] I enjoyed your Windows and Mirrors story in the Dec. 28 issue of the Kirkland Reporter. Sorry for the tree that came… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2019

Fraudster-in-Chief | Letter

In October 2016, a neighbor explained to me he was supporting then-presidential-candidate Donald Trump because Trump was a genius who received only $1 million from… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2019

A missed opportunity | Letter

Your article (“Let’s talk about race,” Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Dec. 14) missed an opportunity to explain the reasons for the enormity of racism. All humans are… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2018

United we stand — divided we fall | Letter

I can’t really believe that there are people that believe if you are not white you are inferior, living in the United States of America.… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2018

One way to address homelessness | Letter

Why is Seattle’s homelessness problem getting worse not better? Some people are blaming it on theincrease in rent in Seattle, so people just can’t afford… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

Innocent until proven guilty | Letter

Yes, today’s world is truly frightening. We are now living in a twilight zone where truth is rejected and error is accepted, good is called… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

An opportunity for a cleaner future | Letter

An opportunity for a cleaner future Climate change is the No. 1 threat to the bird communities, forests and waterways of Washington. For our birds,… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2018

Say NO to I-1000 | Letter

On the afternoon of Nov. 7, I was stopped by a signature collector of Initiative 1000. She didn’t explain what I-1000 was but just told… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

A frightening reality | Letter

One can only conclude that President Donald Trump’s reality is his and his alone. That’s frightening. It doesn’t matter whether we are discussing his imaginary… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018