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Did not know about nor condoned Homola attack | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

The primary election is now behind us and our focus turns to the general election. I would like to thank everyone who supported me during the primary, and for encouraging me to continue our work together to make our communities better places to work and live.


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Firefighters deserve respect, appreciation | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

The residents of Coupeville and surrounding areas owe our thanks — and sometimes our lives — to Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue. Whether a house fire, a water rescue, a brush burn out of control, or a personal safety call, they are there for us.

Confederate flag symbol of racism, division | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

Kudos to those discerning people in the yellow trailer on the corner of the last road into Fort Ebey State Park. They see fit to hang the Confederate flag at the same height as the American flag for all to see when they are here.

Voting record shows Bailey is on wrong side | Letter

  • Jul 13, 2016 at 5:00PM

After a year of political name-calling and clever ads and sound bytes, I’ve given up on candidates’ promises and now look at their voting records.

County needs to get fireworks under control | Letter

  • Jul 13, 2016 at 4:00PM

The Fourth of July once consisted of a couple nights of mostly popping sounds and sparkle, but this year it devolved into the island under siege of munitions-grade explosions.

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