Great tribute to a great lady

Your front-page story, “Caring for soldiers in harm’s way” on Annie McDonald (Aug. 11) was truly a profound and wonderful write-up on her.

I was touched. Ladies like her are rare and unique.

Yes, indeed, “her life as a compassionate caregiver, celebrated veteran … has been rich and rewarding” and if I may add, awesome.

Auburn is truly a city full of heroes and patriots. I am proud to say this is my town.

And better late than never, may I say happy 100th birthday to this lady and World War II veteran and hero. Thank you for your service.

– Jesse Jose

More in Letters to the Editor

Climate crisis not ‘political’

Even though the climate crisis we are facing has been heavily politicized,… Continue reading

Concerned residents don’t fully understand USP partnership

I would like to address the story, “City: Too many problems with… Continue reading

New school supports our kids’ futures

We had the opportunity to attend the Olympic Middle School groundbreaking ceremony… Continue reading

Wasting taxpayers’ money on a worn-down venue

It’s come to my attention that in the last seven years alone,… Continue reading

Gambling with safe path to casino

There are three perfectly safe intersections with signal lights to enter the… Continue reading

Thanks for the effort

I want to thank the City of Auburn and the construction crew… Continue reading

Why discipline Wales?

I agree wholeheartedly with City Councilman Bill Peloza’s recent comments in the… Continue reading

Enough bashing of Wales: Council has other problems.

In response to the Auburn Reporter’s front page articles on March 16… Continue reading

Clearing the air on our climate

In Bonnie Lawlor’s letter (What do patriotism, freedom mean?” Reporter, March 16),… Continue reading

More reasons for gun violence, deaths

Ken Paul says that there are three reasons why gun control won’t… Continue reading

‘Crisis pregnancy centers’ pose problems

As a resident of Washington and King County for 37 years, I… Continue reading

Trump to the rescue?

The president’s braggadocious blustering, trivializing the horrifying shootings at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman… Continue reading