Letters To The Editor

Picking and choosing

In response to Jesse Jose’s letter (“Proud to be a legal immigrant”,…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

 

Painfully denied the privilege

I agree with Reps. Mark Hargrove and Matt Shea’s efforts on REAL…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Proud to be a legal immigrant

The guest opinion column of Ruth Perez, “Mexican by birth, American by…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

 

City doesn’t need a new slogan

I see on the front page of the Auburn reporter that the…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Travel is good

Jeanne Herold’s letter (“Wasteful travel going too far”, March 10) brought up…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Without trust

We approved the Lotto to fund public education, but the fine print…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Kudos to the cast

Three really big cheers for the cast and crew at Mt. Baker…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Riechert collaborates with Trump

Trump voters should like Reichert. While we are distracted by the illegal…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Trouble with tabs

Mayor Nancy Backus sits on the Sound Transit Board and sinfully defended…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Info is vital to our safety

In this era of tight budgets and potholes, is the $49,000 City…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

TrumpCare is a tax cut for the wealthy

I am disgusted and insulted by Rep. Dave Reichert’s support for the…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Bjaland is a good choice to lead orchestra

Friends and I attended the recent Auburn Symphony Orchestra performance. We usually…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Chivalry is alive and well in Auburn

My car was hung up, literally, at the Auburn Post Office on…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Oppose universal health care? Military doesn’t

I am a Navy veteran who served as a Hospital Corpsman for…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Mr. Reichert, where are you?

Congressman Dave Reichert recently said, “Not much gets accomplished at town hall…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Cost to revitalize?

On Feb. 14, according to (proposed) ordinance 6036, the City wants to…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Making a stand

I am writing a followup to my letter published Feb. 3 (“Ashamed…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Running scared

Congressional Republicans haven’t been receiving a very warm welcome from their constituents…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Benefit of pot sales

Regarding Vic Stevens’ letter to the editor (“Taxes from pot sales may…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Tax torpedo would damage our state

Regarding the Feb. 3 Reporter’s editorial, “Change in property tax formula seen…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

A debate worthy for all to hear

I find it sad for all of us that the people, our…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Beloved Auburn is no ‘inner city’

The city of Auburn to be named a “sanctuary” city? Heavens forbid.…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Library providing more than it should

The definition of a library is a collection of sources of information…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

We must adhere to immigration law

In response to “Loud call for sanctuary city” (Auburn Reporter, Jan. 27),…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

America first? Of course

As he began to recite his oath of office, it also began…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Trump: an American dictator

To repress, discredit and ban the press is a favorite among dictators.…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Venting on the vetting process

Imagine my shock and disgust when a writer called me a racist.…

Taxes from pot sales may ease burden

Regarding how The Stashbox (“Auburn pot shop smokin’”, Auburn Reporter, Jan. 20)…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Trump is not qualified to lead us

Donald Trump has nominated fast-food CEO Andrew Puzder to lead the Labor…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Factor West Hill residents in transfer station debate

I’ve met with Algona Mayor Dave Hill twice to discuss the location…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

My look at high water rates

After reading many complaints in the Auburn Reporter regarding high water rates,…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Reliving horrors

In response to Jerry Cornfield’s column (“Battle brews over Planned Parenthood practices,…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Check the facts

In response to Dennis Doucette’s letter regarding racism: First of all, conservatives…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Rates too high

The utility rates in the City of Auburn have me so disgusted…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Correction

The Washington Coalition for Open Government – not the Freedom Foundation –…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

No Pride for a Lion

It started off a defensive battle. Lasted until doomers lowered the boom…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Let’s clean it up

Has anyone else noticed the incredible amount of trash accumulating along Auburn…

  • Jan 6th, 2017

Act worth supporting | LETTERS

The Republican Party is in a mad rush to cancel the Affordable…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

ATBD: Is it beneficial for taxpayers?

In 2012 the City of Auburn asked voters to approve a Road…

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Votes yes for schools

Superintendent Alan Spicciati tells us that the Auburn student population grew 1,074 in the last five years and is expected to grow by 1,670 students in the next five years.

  • Oct 26th, 2016