Letters to the Editor

Let’s share the credit, embrace monumental effort

Several weeks ago I stood at the podium with Lan Jones, co-president of the American-Vietnamese War Memorial Alliance, dedicating Auburn’s joint American-Vietnamese Memorial at Les… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2018

Hiding the ugly truth of border crisis

What is happening to the immigrant children who were separated from their parents at the southern border of our country? A federal judge has ordered… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

It’s time to clean up the mess

Regarding the apartment fire on Main Street that occurred several months ago. I am really sick of looking at that mess every time I go… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

City needs to take the lead in propane and seismic regulations

It is quite obvious officials did not fully assess the city’s serious deficiencies. Denying code requirements for embedded foundations and footings as well as seismic… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2018

Guilty until proven innocent

The Our Turn article by Mary Ellen Stone (Auburn Reporter, June 1) concerning progress being made to end sexual violence is hopeful. However, it and… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2018

Time to take action, reunite families

I’ve sat for days now and watched in horror as kids have been forcibly taken from their loved ones and placed into what can only… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2018

VFW post steps up for worn U.S. flags

I couldn’t help but share the photo of our flag that was rescued from an Auburn Lakeland Hills residence by the White River Valley (Auburn)… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2018

Small, but a big, burdensome bill

I recently received a bill from a health care provider for $60.25 for some recent blood work. I checked the insurance name and they were… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2018

Farmers market ready to shine at Les Gove

I would like to invite the Auburn community to the opening – and the ensuing 17 weeks – of the Auburn International Farmers Market on… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2018

America, it’s time to act

According to CNN, the recent school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas is the “22nd school shooting that happened this year.” One school shooting is more… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2018

Climate crisis not ‘political’

Even though the climate crisis we are facing has been heavily politicized, it is not a political issue. It just is. Already we are having… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2018

Concerned residents don’t fully understand USP partnership

I would like to address the story, “City: Too many problems with warranty program plan” (Auburn Reporter, April 26) as many uninformed statements were included.… Continue reading

  • May 11, 2018

Power of the vote can change America

The bright light that shone across the world known as the United States of America for more than 200 years is starting to dim. Almost… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2018

Ryan can go

Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan is retiring. Good riddance. Ryan has been the golden boy of the GOP for years. They looked at him… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2018

Gambling with safe path to casino

There are three perfectly safe intersections with signal lights to enter the Muckleshoot Casino off Auburn Way South. I would like the name of the… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2018

New school supports our kids’ futures

We had the opportunity to attend the Olympic Middle School groundbreaking ceremony and thought about our Auburn Citizens for Schools board experience the past couple… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2018

Wasting taxpayers’ money on a worn-down venue

It’s come to my attention that in the last seven years alone, the Auburn Avenue Theater has lost more than $1.5 million of Auburn taxpayer… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2018

Thanks for the effort

I want to thank the City of Auburn and the construction crew that is so diligently working on Les Gove Park, directly behind the Auburn… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2018

Why discipline Wales?

I agree wholeheartedly with City Councilman Bill Peloza’s recent comments in the March 30 Auburn Reporter, that the press is fanning and promoting discord amongst… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2018

Enough bashing of Wales: Council has other problems.

In response to the Auburn Reporter’s front page articles on March 16 and 23, and the continued harassment of City Council member Largo Wales: When… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2018