Letters To The Editor

Inflated salary issue not just in school district | Letter

Philip Cassady’s letter of May 3 questions the rationale behind the Snoqualmie…

  • May 18th, 2017

 

It’s time to ‘rummage around’ in president’s tax returns | Letter

Congressman Dave Reichert expresses concern about congress using its “powers to rummage…

  • May 20th, 2017

 

Valley residents should get informed about hospital affiliation, debt | Letter

Recently the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital started the process to partner or merge…

  • May 18th, 2017

 

Sympathy for the wealthy, burdened with such need for tax breaks | Letter

I feel for the very wealthy who must struggle every day, wondering…

  • May 19th, 2017

Editorial cartoon needs some feedback | Letter

I have to say that there have been about a dozen times…

  • May 17th, 2017

Trump’s tax plan would rob the government | Letter

President Trump proposed a new tax plan last week, which by every…

  • May 18th, 2017

Tax reform proposal fails every time it’s been tried in the past | Letter

There are many reasons to be alarmed about Trump’s proposed budget and…

  • May 16th, 2017

Flooding causes are obvious, no studies needed | Letter

In regard to Lower Valley needs data on flooding causes: Both the…

  • May 12th, 2017

Release of Trump’s tax returns would answer our questions | Letter

Congressman Reichert ought to know that no one can hide criminal activity…

  • May 11th, 2017

Requesting recognition for students heading into armed forces, too | Letter

Last week’s edition of the Snoqualmie Valley Record mentioned several athletes and…

  • May 10th, 2017

Reichert’s reasons for protecting Trump’s tax returns are tired old excuses | Letter

Congressman Dave Reichert’s excuses are old, tiresome, and misleading. He said, “If…

  • May 10th, 2017

Snoqualmie hotel project should have had proper notification, setbacks | Letter

I was very disheartened to hear that the Snoqualmie Mayor and City…

  • May 9th, 2017

Trump tax reform proposal should be backed up by release of his tax returns | Letter

“The biggest tax cut and the largest tax reform in the history…

  • May 5th, 2017

Reichert responds: Forcing disclosure of tax returns sets a bad precedent | Letter

In the recent months, I have heard from a number of my…

  • May 4th, 2017

Superintendent does great job, but his salary seems high | Letter

I have just finished paying my 2017 property tax, and am concerned…

  • May 4th, 2017

Thank you to Encompass volunteers | Letter

Encompass is reminded how grateful we are to our dedicated and generous…

  • May 3rd, 2017

Climate change is real and our Representatives should recognize that | Letter

I have survived into my 70s without getting involved in politics. But…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Thoughts for Rep. Reichert from town hall meeting he missed | Letter

To Representative Dave Reichert (WA-8) who chose not to attend the Town…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Assessor: Special levies for basic services is unsustainable funding model | Letter

It’s that time of year again: property tax statements have recently come…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Lower Valley needs data on flooding causes, not more meetings | Letter

King County should be embarrased at presenting the most recent attempt at…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Peterson family expresses gratitude for support of church and city | Letter

Our family would like to express our heartfelt thanks to Pastor Lee…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Community needs to look at all options for wildfire prevention | Letter

A big thank you to the Firewise Communities Program and Fall City…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Thanks for the opportunity to serve your communities, and farewell | Letter

I feel lucky to have grown up in Monroe, which I consider…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

‘Our Town’ play is enjoyable, local | Letter

Do you like plays? I do, and saw a fantastic one recently,…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Rep. Reichert still voting to keep the wool over our eyes | Letter

Representative Reichert has voted three times to keep the Republican president’s taxes…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

How to put proposed carbon tax to good use | Letter

In November, Washington voters rejected what would have been the nation’s first…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Snoqualmie was lucky to have Charles Peterson | Letter

I had the pleasure of working with Chuck Peterson while serving on…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Volunteer at Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center | Letter

Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center is a great place to volunteer. You…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Letter: President’s abandoned hotel deal would have violated sanctions, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

According to Adam Davidson’s recent article in the New Yorker (March 13),…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Snoqualmie Police are professional, always willing to listen | Letter

I would like to respond to a recent letter to the editor…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Committee votes show how Reichert would have voted on health care plan | Letter

Congressman Reichert may feel that he dodged a bullet by not having…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Letter: Valley police need more to do

I am a crusader by nature and I am here to announce…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

TrumpCare is a Tax Cut for the Wealthy | Letter

I am disgusted and insulted by Representative Reichert’s support for the Republicans…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

We deserve better than Reichert’s avoidance of town hall meetings with constituents | Letter

I’m writing to voice my displeasure and frustration with Rep. Dave Reichert…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Letter: EF&R is always ready to serve the entire community

Eastside Fire and Rescue shares your concern about the rising tide of…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Letter: Reader supports Trump, Reichert, on schools, immigration

I strongly disagree with the opinions written in the last two issues…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Letter: Health care proposal offers no promise of care

I appreciate Rep Paul Graves and Jay Rodne, from Legislative District 5)…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Letter: Speak up against inhumane treatment of immigrants

After reading about the Afghan family detained in L.A. March 2 on…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Open letter from a Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter guest

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter has made a huge positive impact on…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Letter: Executive order is not rationally related to limiting immigration or fighting terrorism

This letter is in response to those who criticize the court’s decision…

  • Mar 10th, 2017