Letters to the Editor

Push to move Auburn forward

Washington is recognized as one of the more progressive states with its laws, economic growth and flourishing cities. But in the last 3½ years what… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2017

Remembering Juan Huseby

For the last 17 years, a graduating senior from each Auburn High School has been selected to receive the Juan Huseby Memorial Scholarship. Juan Huseby… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2017

Trump haters at it again

Hate. It was full of hate. It was a reflection of the fake news that we read and hear from the so called mainstream media:… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2017

Community and mayor thrive

Summer time is here. It is a time to get out and enjoy the community, and let me tell you Auburn has a lot of… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2017

Largo Wales can do the job

In my professional career with The Boeing Company, I have seen leaders come and go, and I can always tell which ones will have success… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2017

Largo Wales for mayor

Auburn has an incredible opportunity to make positive things happen for all of her residents. Largo Wales is the best choice for a new mayor.… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2017

Trump’s actions damaging to our planet, children

The president has announced his separation, Duterte-style, from the Paris Accord. America joins Nicaragua and Syria as the only countries on Earth to not ratify… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2017

More question than answers over City’s status

I have a question. I am too dense to fully understand the front page story, “Council opts for resolution” (May 19, Auburn Reporter). Though the… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2017

My choice is Wales for mayor

The sun is finally out and it shines light on those things in our community that most need improvement. The reason I’m supporting Largo Wales… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2017

Republicans need to do right thing

As senior pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church in Auburn and a 25-year Washington resident, I am encouraging Senate Republicans in Olympia to stop playing political… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2017

‘Beach’ poses problems

Regarding “City looking to transform ‘beach’ into park” (April 28, Auburn Reporter): Unfortunately, I live directly across from that beach on the river, and it’s… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Tab renewal prices are out of line

I, for one, support Sen. Phil Fortunato’s position. My 2014 Ford F-150 registration cost went from $235 in 2016 to $550 in 2017. This thievery… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Fortunato is off the mark

I recently received Sen. Phil Fortunato’s newsletter. I was struck by a disingenuous statement on the first page, “Stop Sound Transit’s car tab ripoff: They… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Look to the Democrats

It sometimes amazes me how little some candidates understand about the Legislature when they decide to run for office. I just have to address the… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Respect the laws: Live here legally

After reading the article in the Auburn Reporter, “Residents urge to have a change of heart” (May 5), I’m sitting here thinking, “Are you kidding?… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Sanctuary city status creates uncertainty

I urge the City of Auburn to not even take a vote on sanctuary status. I spent 28 years as a police officer at an… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Thank you

I want to congratulate the City planners and the contractors involved on the Auburn Way South project by the casino for the way the project… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Picking and choosing

In response to Jesse Jose’s letter (“Proud to be a legal immigrant”, Auburn Reporter, April 14): I agree that we all have to follow the… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2017

Painfully denied the privilege

I agree with Reps. Mark Hargrove and Matt Shea’s efforts on REAL ID compliance (“Time to get serious on REAL ID compliance,” Reporter, April 14).… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2017

Kudos to the cast

Three really big cheers for the cast and crew at Mt. Baker Middle School for a bang-up job on “The Sound of Music.” What a… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2017