Letter to the Editor

Bipartisan Congress fighting to eradicate diseases

Occasionally, even in these partisan times, Congress can come together and pass legislation that has a positive effect on our country and the world. A… Continue reading

 

Washington state has plenty of revenue

I supported Tim Eyman’s Initiative 976, which was passed overwhelmingly by the voters of Washington state. It sets vehicle tabs at $30. Washington Gov. Jay… Continue reading

 

A thank you to SKSD voters

A thank you note to voters: I want to thank the voters in the South Kitsap School District for allowing me to be your representative… Continue reading

 

Gary has the skills, experience to be commissioner

Gary Anderson has been a key part of our South Kitsap business community for many years and I have worked with him for much of… Continue reading

Anderson has been a force for change

On Monday evening, the Kitsap Public Facilities District voted unanimously to fund the South Kitsap Community Events Center with up to $12 million. The primary… Continue reading

Anderson’s already doing the work of commissioner

I’m writing to share my endorsement of Gary Anderson for Port of Bremerton commissioner. I’ve known and worked with Gary for more than 10 years.… Continue reading

Gary Anderson is well-known and respected

I’ve known Gary Anderson for 30 years through Rotary and his real estate firm G. Anderson Group. Gary is well-known and respected by all who’ve… Continue reading

Daily will transform district for ALL students

Chris Reykdal, Washington state Superintendent of Public Instruction, said in his message, in part, 9/23/19: “All means all. We want all students prepared for post-secondary… Continue reading

Anderson will make a great Port commissioner

I would strongly recommend Gary Anderson for Kitsap County commissioner. I’ve worked beside him at Port Orchard Rotary for over 10 years. He will be… Continue reading

Gary Anderson has my support

Gary Anderson has been a champion for our schools and community, and has worked tirelessly for Port Orchard and South Kitsap for decades. He will… Continue reading

Anderson will put South Kitsap first

Any idea what South Kitsap will look like in the next six years? Six years is the term of office for our next Port of… Continue reading

I look forward to working with Gary

I’m proud to share my support for Gary Anderson for Port commissioner. Gary has been a valuable part of our work to coordinate economic development… Continue reading

Anderson will put South Kitsap first

Any idea what South Kitsap will look like in the next six years? Six years is the term of office for our next Port of… Continue reading

Anderson ‘clearly most qualified’

I am writing to share my endorsement of Gary Anderson for Port commissioner. Gary has been an integral part of our South Kitsap community, as… Continue reading

Anderson will be superb asset as commissioner

Gary Anderson will be a superb asset as a Port of Bremerton commissioner. I have known Gary for 30 years and have seen him demonstrate… Continue reading

Stokes endorses Edwards for port commissioner

Over the 22 years as a commissioner for the Port of Bremerton, I have not endorsed anyone running for public office. This year, I am… Continue reading

It’s time to cut the deadwood from SKSD board

The scores are in and we are not making progress. Our community continues to lose trust and confidence in our school board. Eight failed bond… Continue reading

Service, honor and integrity

The Port Orchard Eagles were pleased to have hosted Port Orchard Police Chief Matt Brown to their 17th annual First Responders Dinner on Sept. 14.… Continue reading

Without salmon bake, there’s no Manchester Library

The Aug. 23 issue of the Port Orchard Independent printed a letter concerning the Manchester Father’s Day Salmon Bake (“Salmon Bake took away parking spaces”).… Continue reading

City has violated our constitutional rights

Open letter by residents to Port Orchard’s mayor and Chevron: Our rights were unconstitutionally violated by our city in a permit process for building a… Continue reading