Letters to the Editor

I fully support Sen. Joe Fain, he deserves your vote

Sen. Joe Fain has been and continues to be an active member of our community. During his tenure, he has worked tirelessly to address the… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2018

 

I’m voting no on I-1631 and so should you

On election day, voters will decide the fate of Initiative 1631, which, in the name of greenhouse gas reduction, imposes a never-ending tax increase on… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2018

 

“If we do not get a fair contract this school year we will be forced to strike”

Hello Renton parents and community: We are parents and teachers of students in the Renton School District and feel compelled to give you further insight… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2018

 

Classified staff deserve more | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s Note: The following Letter to the Editor is a copy of an email that was sent to the Renton School Board Aug. 9 following… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

Florist exercised 1st Amendment rights | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s Note: The following letters to the editor are in response to Courier-Herald editor Ray Miller-Still’s editorial that ran in the Aug. 3 edition of… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Alliance Defending Freedom not hate group | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s Note: The following letters to the editor are in response to Courier-Herald editor Ray Miller-Still’s editorial that ran in the Aug. 3 edition of… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Punish red-light runners, now | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s Note: The following letter is in response to the June 8 article titled “Police extend red-light camera grace period.” So with cameras installed and… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2018

Swim time changes hurt working families | Letter to the Editor

My name is Shannon Richards, I have lived in Renton for many years. I have a 12-year-old son with Down Syndrome, and I work Monday-Friday.… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2018

Thank you for support | LETTER

“I am writing to thank and commend Mayor Denis Law and council for supporting survivors of sexual assault.”

  • Apr 25, 2018

Nation needs stricter gun laws, not more guns | Letter to the Editor

Recently, President Donald Trump wanted to put a law into effect that would give teachers the right to have guns in the school. I don’t… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

Lakeside should be allowed to call Maple Valley home

“It is my hope that my personal story will help in a decision to allow Lakeside Industries a permanent place in Maple Valley.”

  • Jan 26, 2018

Lakeside should be allowed to call Maple Valley home | Letter to the Editor

Please allow me to introduce myself, my name is Jody Keeler. I am a proud team member of Lakeside Industries. Like many others, in 2008… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2018

In support of the proposed asphalt plant

“…this site is ideal for serving the asphalt needs of Southeast King County.”

  • Jan 15, 2018

‘Keep an open mind and listen to the facts’

“This new asphalt plant is important to our community and will directly impact the quality of our local roads.”

  • Jan 15, 2018

Based on experience, get your PSA screened yearly | LETTER

“Modern medicine makes it easier for each of us to take charge and be responsible for our own health.”

  • Dec 1, 2017

Thank you for your support, votes | LETTER

Thank you so much for your belief in me during this past election! Words really cannot express my gratitude for your support. We are truly… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2017

Renton Chamber of Commerce ‘makes a difference’ | LETTER

In the spirit of this Thanksgiving season, we want to give our sincere thanks for and to the Renton Chamber of Commerce. The Renton Chamber… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

10 reasons I’m voting for Diane Dobson | LETTER

Why am I voting for Diane Dobson? 1. I see her everywhere in our community. She is passionately involved in our community, the downtown core… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Armondo Pavone is a true team player | LETTER

During the past four years, Armondo Pavone has faithfully represented the citizens of Renton during his first-term on council and deserves to be re-elected for… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Diane Dobson ‘is not a politician, she is a true leader’ | LETTER

I grew up in Renton and went to school with Diane as kids. I moved to the south and came back after decades to find… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017