Letters to the Editor

Rep. Reichert pretends to be a champion for the little guy | Letter

Congressman Reichert projects himself as a champion for the little guy standing up for individual rights, for small businesses fighting burdensome regulations, for those fighting… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2017

Congratulations to North Bend on preserving parks space | Letter

I applaud the City Council for the City of North Bend, the Mayor, Staff and the community for the latest purchase of open space property… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

Getting Big Money out of elections process will help us make progress on real issues | Letter

Our country is beginning to tool up for mid-term elections, and many entities, citizens included, are laying plans for future endeavors based upon victorious outcomes… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2017

Representative’s votes are undermining U.S. security | Letter

Congressman Dave Reichert always claims the high ground as ex-sheriff in understanding and supporting the rule of law. Yet in July he voted to undermine… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

H.R. 1215 is as big a concern as health care bill | Letter

Think all you have to worry about regarding healthcare is the AHCA/BCRA? Think again. Congressman Dave Reichert voted on June 28 to pass the so-called… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2017

Beautiful day on the lake ends with life-saving lesson | Letter

They had spent a beautiful Monday with their dogs at Rattlesnake Lake. As they were about to load up the canoe on the pickup, they… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2017

Shridhar deserves your vote for Port Commissioner | Letter

I am writing in support of Preeti Shridhar for Port of Seattle Commission, position 4 in the Aug. 1 primary election. Shridhar has been a… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2017

Snoqualmie City Council representatives encourage voters to re-elect Matt Larson | Letter

We are honored, and it has been a privilege, serving Snoqualmie residents. During the past many years we have the opportunity to serve with Mayor… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2017

Trump has given us no reason to respect him | Letter

Some Trump supporters believe we should all respect the man we just elected President. Here’s why some don’t. On Oct. 24, 2016, the New Yorker… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2017

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