Letters to the Editor

Former councilman impressed with Toft’s leadership | Letter

I first met Brad Toft in 2014 when I joined the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club. I was immediately impressed with Brad’s leadership within Rotary as… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2017

Larson’s leadership in preserving Snoqualmie’s library, downtown, deserves re-election | Letter

As a former Snoqualmie librarian for 35 years and manager for 12, I urge voters to re-elect Matt Larson as mayor. If not for Matt’s… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2017

Russian election influence is clear and present danger; Reichert should respond | Letter

Congressman Reichert swore an oath to protect us from “enemies foreign and domestic.” We now know that the Trump campaign embraced Russian government interests to… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2017

Questioning the stated purpose of the mill site development | Letter

I usually don’t comment on articles in the Valley Record but I just couldn’t believe the statement in the mill site development article (July 5).… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2017

Barrett and Solomon families thank Valley for support | Letter

We would like to thank the Snoqualmie Valley community for the outpouring of love, support, food, stories, laughter and tears since the passing of Helen… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2017

Many thanks for another Great Carnation Fourth of July celebration | Letter

Another Carnation Fourth of July Celebration has passed. This year’s event was amazing, the weather was perfect. We had 632 runners in the 5K Run… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2017

Former finance director lists six reasons she’s voting for Matt Larson | Letter

Here are six reasons I am voting to re-elect Mayor Larson. 1. Mayor Larson managed to get the I90/SR 18 transportation project moved up on… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2017

Thanks to all for successful Fall City Day 2017 | Letter

Thank you to all who came to our street fair. We appreciate your patronage and hope to give back a lot of dollars in the… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2017

Fletcher will listen to citizen concerns as mayor | Letter

I appreciate your excellent coverage of changes in Snoqualmie. I want to encourage everyone to vote for Fuzzy Fletcher for mayor. I am concerned at… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2017

Background checks do little or nothing to curb crime | Letter

I would like to get serious about misleading information in a letter to the editor concerning background checks. First, I am a proud member of… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2017

Trump critics are missing part of the picture | Letter

It is hard for me to understand how people can be so one-sided about any subject, especially politics. Everything that Trump does is criticized to… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2017

Mayor Larson earns family’s support for professional management of city | Letter

It was a pleasant surprise for me (Thursday, June 22 ) to meet Mayor Larson as he has taken the time to personally visit every… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2017

Open house only furthered frustrations over Tolt Bridge closure

I would have to say that the only thing that came out of the open house in Carnation on June 21, was further frustration from… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2017

President, AG, need to ask questions about Russian election interference | Letter

Is there anyone else concerned and puzzled that both Donald Trump, President of the United States, and Jeff Sessions, the U.S. Attorney General, have not… Continue reading

  • Jun 27, 2017

Re-elect Larson as Snoqualmie Mayor, for his long service and devotion to Snoqualmie priorities | Letter

I am writing to urge your support in re-electing Matt Larson as Mayor of Snoqualmie. Matt has extensive knowledge and experience in city governance. For… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2017

Brad Toft is the right choice for city leadership change | Letter

I wanted to share my experience and full support for Brad Toft, running for Mayor of Snoqualmie in the upcoming election. First off, I have… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2017

Republicans are revising health care bill in secret | Letter

In all the hubbub about obstruction of justice, in all the tragedy over the shootings at the baseball field, the Republicans are quietly trying to… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2017

Health care bill should be delayed until public input can be given | Letter

If you needed to buy a house, would you let your realtor (your representative in the deal) pick a house, make an offer, and sign… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2017

Can we please get serious about background checks for gun laws? | Letter

Last Wednesday (June 14) U.S. Congressman Scalise and three others were shot and wounded in Alexandria VA, and four people were shot and killed and… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2017

Find out who funds candidates before casting your vote | Letter

I recently received a plea for fundraising from Congressman Dave Reichert saying, “Now more than ever, we must work together to fight the liberal special-interest… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2017