Letter to the Editor

There’s no other choice; vote for schools

Once again, I’m surprised by the level of misinformation I’m hearing in the community about the proposed SKSD bond and capital levy. A man who… Continue reading

United for our schools

United for our schools

Each day brings new stories and accounts of division amongst our nation, our region and some of our local communities. Here in South Kitsap we,… Continue reading

United for our schools

Nate Andrews has top qualities for PUD

I’m writing this letter in support of Nate Andrews as a qualified candidate for the Kitsap Public Utility District (KPUD) 3 Commissioner position, and I… Continue reading

Mr. Lemke, this is not about you

Chris Lemke was quoted in the Kitsap Sun in 2016 as saying, “I think the vast majority of the community supports it (the bond). They… Continue reading

Consider your mayoral choice carefully

Mayor Erickson is a nice person and a decent mayor, although I believe she doesn’t represent all of her constituents equally. When I had a… Continue reading

Do your research and vote

Maybe this has happened to you. Your ballot comes in the mail and when you open it, your face falls – there are so many… Continue reading

Appleton is an important voice

Sherry Appleton is an important voice in Washington. She works with all other legislators to make our state even better. She is dedicated to all… Continue reading

Let’s create success for our students

In fall of 2019, my sons will enter South Kitsap High School. I don’t worry that they will get lost in the shuffle. They are… Continue reading

‘Kill this bloated turkey’

I guess we serfs had better learn our place, as our nobles will keep making us vote on the South Kitsap bond measure until we… Continue reading

Andrews is right choice for KPUD seat

The upcoming election for the open Kitsap Public Utility District No. 1 seat has a very qualified and committed candidate: Nate Andrews. Nate’s experience in… Continue reading

I-1631 passage critical for state’s environment

Last week, the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicted that we have just over a decade to get climate change under control to prevent… Continue reading

Bowling will bring democratic values

Irene Bowling exemplifies Democratic values. She will bring her education, experience and creativity to the office. Irene will champion innovative ways to bring jobs and… Continue reading

Liberal, conservative labels are meaningless

Despite the propaganda of those with political power, freedom is not freedom from liberalism, conservatism or facts. True freedom is freedom from exploitation and pollution.… Continue reading

Thank you, generous shoppers

Port Orchard Eagles gather money, food for SK Helpline.

Orchard Bluff residents being ignored

In my opinion, the treatment received by senior citizens living in the Orchard Bluff mobile home 55-plus community run by Kitsap Housing is disgraceful. They… Continue reading

Ferguson’s not my choice for governor

If you don’t know who Bob Ferguson is, you’d better find out.

Word games being played by both parties

Two items in the recent news need to be addressed. First, the conservative speaker at the University of Washington had every right to be there… Continue reading

Don’t turn a blind eye to Alzheimer’s destruction

There is a public health crisis on our doorstep. Now is the time to get serious about Alzheimer’s disease and its devastating effects on our… Continue reading

Rosapepe is right for Port Orchard

Jay Rosapepe has my support for Port Orchard City Council. His commitment to serving the public has been commendable over the years. As an officer… Continue reading

Sebren offers district problem-solving skills

Sebren offers district problem-solving skills Please consider endorsing Elizabeth Sebren for South Kitsap School Board of Directors, District 3. Her background as an exceptional primary… Continue reading