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 By Savvy Senior    Opinion    August 24, 2016 

Medicare options for retirees who do a lot of traveling

Dear Savvy Senior, What are the best Medicare coverage options for retirees who travel a lot? Almost 65 Dear Almost, The best Medicare options for retirees who travel extensively depend on your...

 
 By Walter Wettland    Opinion    August 24, 2016 

Letters from the community

Good ol’ CenturyLink To the Editor: We were told 12 years ago by CenturyLink that there would be fiber optic lines to everyone in Klickitat County within a decade. Well, it’s been almost 13...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    August 17, 2016

A mutiny may be on the horizon for the school board

There are people in Goldendale who are actively investigating what it takes to recall members of or an entire school board. They’ve discovered...

 
 Opinion    August 17, 2016

Letters from the community

What’s with the lack of support? To the Editor: I am dismayed at the opposition to the city’s lighting ordinance intended to protect the dark skies above Goldendale. One of the many wonderful...

 
 By Connor B. McDermott    Opinion    August 10, 2016

Seems like a small vote, but it has a huge impact

On Monday, August 15, the Klickitat County Planning Board will be having a vote on whether to approve a re-zoning of roughly 8.5 acres in Dallesport. If this seems boring and isolated, please pay...

 
 By Rosemary Hoyt    Opinion    August 10, 2016

Let's keep Inslee

To the Editor: As we saw earlier this year with the oil train derailment and fire in Mosier, oil trains traveling through the state, especially the Gorge are a real danger. Gov. Inslee has been...

 
 By Clay Sprague    Opinion    August 10, 2016

Wildlife agreement is sound

To the Editor: I am writing to correct the misinformation in Rob Kavanaugh’s recent letter to the editor (8.4.16) regarding the agreement between the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and...

 
 By Steve Kenny    Opinion    August 10, 2016

Choice is all too obvious

To the Editor: As we get closer to the big election, communication will become more important for us to become informed voters and, hopefully, elect the best candidates. Voter apathy brought on by...

 
 By Del Eldred    Opinion    August 10, 2016

District needs issues addressed

To the Editor: Congratulations to The Sentinel for the courage in taking on things in this community that need to be addressed. I appreciate it more every time I get a paper, especially the articles...

 
 By Judy Lackstrom    Opinion    August 10, 2016

Don't lose Labour again

To the Editor: I appreciated Brittany Allen’s article on the activities held at Maryhill Museum on Aug. 3, including the wonderful color photograph of one of the highlights of Love’s Labour’s...

 
 By Kathy Moco    Opinion    July 27, 2016

We feel for you

I would like to express appreciation for all of our law enforcement officers in Klickitat County—State Patrol Troopers, the Klickitat County Sheriff and his deputies, and the Goldendale Police...

 
 By Alex Peraza-Gonzalez    Opinion    July 27, 2016

She's the one

To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to wholeheartedly endorse L.A. Worthington, for the U.S. House of Representatives 3rd Congressional District. Let me take the time to explain my...

 
 By David West    Opinion    July 27, 2016

It's Bryant's time

To the Editor: Republican voters of Eastern Washington have selected our governor for the last several elections. Basically, by not voting. Western Washington voters have a high turnout at election...

 
 By Eric Olsen    Opinion    July 27, 2016

The signs don't work

The “go to jail” if you use drugs signs posted by Sheriff Songer leave a horrible first impression to anyone visiting, thinking of moving to the county, or someone wanting to start a business...

 
 By Steve Kenny    Opinion    July 27, 2016

Wrong reasons to be upset

To the Editor: I read the letter last week regarding the display of the "Confederate Flag" at the parade and the subsequent excoriation of the City for allowing it. Two points I want to make here....

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    July 20, 2016

Augmenting reality is weirder than it seems to sound

I didn’t get the memo, but apparently the world needs augmented reality. That’s what’s behind the huge and sudden craze over the game called...

 
 By Chloe Davis    Opinion    July 20, 2016

What are you doing?

To the Editor: After attending the Goldendale Community Days parade, I am shocked and ashamed of the city of Goldendale. What a great way for visitors to see what a racist and backwards place this is...

 
 By Lyle Ferch    Opinion    July 20, 2016

Turn from the Dark Side

To the Editor: Well, I just got another shock three weeks ago when I renewed the hull registration on my 20-year-old boat. The hull tab that expired June 30 had cost me $25, but when I renewed it,...

 
 By Larry Keister    Opinion    July 20, 2016

Stop the squandering

To the Editor: The party is over. Our tax dollars have been squandered with all the bickering going on in Congress. We have a worthy candidate running for our 3rd congressional district in Lucia...

 
 By Steve Kenny    Opinion    July 20, 2016

Let's debate right here

To the Editor: While not surprised by the political vitriol lately on social media, I have noticed most seems to come from the left. I recently joined what seemed a reasonable exchange between two...

 
 By David Ammons    Opinion    July 13, 2016

Four million ballots are on the way this week

Washington’s presidential election year Primary gets under way in just a few days, with counties sending ballots to over 4 million voters beginning this week. The ballot is loaded with dozens of...

 
 By Tracey Chapple    Opinion    July 13, 2016

Know facts before supporting coach

To the Editor: I’m very disappointed in some response to the story on Coach Bellamy. My daughter played for two years. She was hardworking and had a great and positive attitude. The “positive resu...

 
 By David Harris    Opinion    July 13, 2016

Let's rename Lyle

To the Editor: A person meets lots of people on our journey through this life and very few make much of an impression on our lives such as long-time resident of Lyle, Daniel Duane Roth, or otherwise...

 
 By Lyle Ferch    Opinion    July 13, 2016

Hillary belongs in a cell

To the Editor: I remember a song by Peter Paul and Mary starting with the rhetorical question, “Where have all the flowers gone, long time passing,” and it ends with “When will they ever...

 
 By Alona Steinke    Opinion    July 13, 2016

He's our man

To the Editor: Ballots will be mailed out on July 15. We have just a few more days to decide which candidates will get our votes. At a recent candidates’ forum for the 3rd Congressional District,...

 

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