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 By Earlene Sullivan    Opinion    July 16, 2014 

PSE's energy does great things

To the Editor: Does anyone in our community and surrounding area ever wonder where the dollars come from to promote all the events, worthwhile causes and organizations we have? It doesn’t happen by...

 
 By Herb H. Hardin    Opinion    July 16, 2014 

Vote for our own

To the Editor: Gina McCabe’s demonstrably successful career, compared to her challengers, shows she is by far the most qualified to be our District 14 State Representative. Her years of experience...

 
 By Brian D. Aaron    Opinion    July 16, 2014 

Make an informed decision

To the Editor: I hope Klickitat County residents will be mindful of the upcoming primary election for Prosecuting Attorney, take time to educate themselves about the candidates, and make informed...

 
 By Roz Luther    Opinion    July 16, 2014 

No one on Court was ever pregnant

To the Editor: The Supreme Court has made another chink in the armor of contraceptive opportunities for employees. They saw the Constitution one way, but the women judges, who also believe in our...

 
 By Adrian Bradford    Opinion    July 9, 2014

One of our own is best

To the Editor: Gina McCabe’s successful career is so far advanced over her challengers, we are just plain fortunate she is able and willing to serve as our District 14 Legislator. Her many years of...

 
 By The Programs for Peaceful Living Staff    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Promoting security for victims

To The Editor: It happens everyday in our community, a person is victimized in some manner; we are here to help and support you. What is it you ask? Domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and...

 
 By Rosemary Hoyt    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Our best hope for Congress

To the Editor: Bob Dingethal is our best hope for a positive change in Congress. One area of agreement between Bob and his opponent, Michael Delavar, is a need to return to open town hall meetings....

 
 By Dani Burton    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Bring her back

To the Editor: I have had the privilege of working for Klickitat County for 19 and a half years. During that time I have worked closely with four different prosecuting attorneys. I can say definitivel...

 
 By Cliff Gregg    Opinion    July 9, 2014

Step up or step down

To the Editor: OK, Goldendale, wake up. Here are a few ideas or questions you need to think about: An administrator is someone who manages people. Would a manager lay off good workers for five months...

 
 By Glenn Mollette    Opinion    July 2, 2014

The freedom to speak freely can carry a high price for many

Have we lost free speech in America? Our First Amendment right for all Americans is free speech. Protesters, journalists, civil-rights advocates, street preachers, and all Americans have enjoyed the...

 
 By KeAndra Kessinger    Opinion    July 2, 2014

A fair and faithful candidate

To the Editor: I have known Gina McCabe for the last 15 years of my life. Gina has been my dance coach as well as my friend. She is currently running for state representative out of District 14 and...

 
 By Kate Matthews    Opinion    July 2, 2014

Best boss I ever had

To the Editor: I was hired at the start of Lori Hoctor’s administration and have watched as she steadily implements her goal of elevating the quality of service provided to the citizens and elected...

 
 By Raymond Clough    Opinion    July 2, 2014

Efforts go ignored and impugned

To the Editor:  I read with great interest the article titled: “Dallesport Airport Moves Ahead With Life Flight” in the June 25 issue of The Sentinel. In the article Commissioner Sauter...

 
 By Don C Brunell    Opinion    June 25, 2014

Railing against the rails doesn't consider all the factors involved

All too often our network of highways, pipelines, railroads, barges, ship terminals and airports goes unnoticed unless there is an accident. For example, we don’t notice the trains delivering the...

 
 By Jim Allyn    Opinion    June 25, 2014

Give the job to the man who stepped up

To the Editor: In last week’s issue you opined on Mr. Songers claim that Sheriff McComas is leaving office early for political reasons. The interesting thing about Mr. Songer’s complaint is that...

 
 By John Welsh    Opinion    June 25, 2014

What were you thinking?

To the Editor: Never have I read in The Sentinel as disgusting a hit piece as the one you published on June 18 concerning Rick McComas. It is easy to see why you are the editor of a small town gossip...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    June 18, 2014

Playing at the ploy just isn't going to work down the road

In last week’s Sentinel was a story about sheriff candidate Bob Songer claiming Sheriff Rick McComas’ announced early retirement was actually a...

 
 By Jon T Haugen    Opinion    June 18, 2014

Why won't Jaime debate?

To the Editor: The field is set for the Third Congressional race: Bob Dingethal, Michael Delavar, and Jaime Herrera Beutler. Now if we can just have a number of public debates so the voters can...

 
 By Debi Budnick    Opinion    June 11, 2014

Summertime safety: decoding sunscreen and de-inviting germs

It’s June, and that means summer is on the way. We are all looking forward to warmer temperatures, sunny days, and spending time outside with family and friends. While you are out enjoying the...

 
 By Bobbie Jo Schultze    Opinion    June 11, 2014

A new kind of civil rights movement

To the Editor: I am contacting to inform you of the Warfighter movement. This is a movement that I am proud to be a part of. We stand here today united to end Warfighter discrimination and stop PTSD...

 
 By Jonathan Lewis    Opinion    June 11, 2014

Wave of the future

To the Editor: I was visiting Seattle the other day and turned to look in my rear view mirror because someone behind me was honking and waving. Then I realized the light had turned green, and their...

 
 By Max Elliot Anderson    Opinion    June 4, 2014

Keep on reading during summer break for later success

So, you’ll be out of school in a few more days. Who wants to think about any schoolwork during vacation, right? Now is a time to make plans for how the rest of your summer might go. But forget...

 
 By Dick Schuller    Opinion    June 4, 2014

The joy of subject-changing

To the Editor: What do young boys like to talk about? • Motor bikes • Dislike of school • Mysterious creatures called girls What do young girls like to talk about? • Clothing • Hairstyles ...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Let me help you with that fortune, Mrs. Lucy Cart

The message was full of phrases designed to tug as much at the heart as to the wallet. Here’s how it started: “Dearest in Christ” (not merely...

 
 By Neil and Jill Kayser    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Way to go, rodeo athletes

To the Editor: The last couple of weekends we have had the opportunity to spend time with two groups of outstanding middle school (sixth, seventh, and eighth graders) and high school students from...

 

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