Letters to the Editor

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

March for Truth saw mostly positive response | Letter

Last Saturday, I joined 100 patriots to “March for Truth” in North Bend, with the Snoqualmie Valley Indivisibles. The response we received was overwhelmingly positive.… Continue reading

  • Jun 15, 2017

Neighbors of school district office would gladly trade for DirtFish, concert noise | Letter

My intention is not to trivialize persons’ quality of life caused by DirtFish or anything else, however I may trade my annoyance for DirtFish noise.… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2017

Cartoon ignores the presence, and problem, of white supremacists | Letter

The cartoon that was included in the (June 7) Record is downright appalling. Not only does it fail to recognize and even normalizes the undeniable… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2017

Ill-informed cartoon requires an apology from the Record | Letter

I am writing to express disappointment in the Record’s June 7 “Pick the Real Fascist” cartoon. This cartoon came as a response to the alt-right… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2017

Trump hasn’t kept his promises to help struggling Americans | Letter

Trump was elected because he offered help to struggling Americans. He said he would create more jobs, protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, and make… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2017

In defense of the wealthy | Letter

What doesn’t get mentioned about tax breaks for the wealthy is the push back – the wealthy opposing a tax break. Warren Buffett speaks for… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2017

Citizens are counting on city officials to protect their interests on mill site development | Letter

Thank you for your thorough article covering concerns expressed about the mill site development in the May 31 issue of the Snoqualmie Valley Record. At… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2017

Amphitheater at Mill Site must be prevented | Letter

I am writing regarding the planned development of the Weyerhaeuser Mill site in Snoqualmie, aka Snoqualmie Mill. I have studied the documents on Snoqualmie’s website,… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2017

Many thanks to be made for photo contest contributions | Letter

I was honored and humbled by the first-place recognition of my “people” and “animal” entries in the recent Valley Record photo contest. There are many… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2017

Reichert has double standard on corporations, people | Letter

It seems that Congressman Dave Reichert has a double standard. He will not accept messages from people living outside his gerrymandered district, but has no… Continue reading

  • May 28, 2017

Trump’s tax returns aren’t important | Letter

I assume that people calling for Trump’s tax returns are trying to prove that Trump has holdings in Russia. He says not and I, for… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2017