Letter - Dave Wilson is good candidate for Congress

Dave Wilson is running for Congress in the 5th District.

Letter - Electing Sheriff Turner is putting safety first

I would like to acknowledge the law enforcement agencies of Walla Walla County for their efforts in keeping my family, friends and community members safe and shielded from harm. The men and women of law enforcement regularly face difficult situations and people, which are unknown to most of us, in order to protect and serve.

Letter - Richard Greenwood deserves to be re-elected

It gives me great pleasure to write a letter in support of re-electing Richard Greenwood as Walla Walla County coroner.

Letter - Sheriff Turner’s controversial efforts appreciated

Freedom to change our minds up to the last minute. An open mind and critical attitude always looking for potential to change the why and the way we do things. Progress to improved life requires change.

Lift cap on taxable income as way to save Social Security

This week’s announcement by the federal government regarding the solvency of Social Security was supposed to be comforting. Social Security’s retirement program will remain solvent until 2034 and Medicare until 2030 but Social Security’s disability benefits program is projected to run out of money in two years to pay full benefits.

Letter - Nysoe most qualified candidate for commissioner

I have known Dain Nysoe for over 50 years.

Letter - Dain Nysoe is passionate and experienced

Genie and I believe local government (city and county) is where democracy works best.

Letter - Mark Spinks has skills to be county auditor

I am supporting Mark Spinks for Walla Walla County auditor, and urge you to vote for him, as well.

Walla Walla Gun Club should get OK to build pistol range

The Gun Club has operated near the airport for 65 years; the addition of a pistol range won’t reduce security at the Walla Walla Regional Airport.

An indoor pistol range would be a benefit to the Walla Walla Valley.

Letter - Valley changed by economic forces

Economic forces have changed our countryside.

Letter - Immigrants work hard, come for better life

Let me tell you a story of two grandmothers.

Letter - Duncan is reliable and dedicated

I am writing in support of Jim Duncan for Walla Walla County commissioner.

Letter - Pool should be for entire WW area

A pool for Walla Walla residents means just that, not just for the city residents to decide.

Letter - City should focus on primary roadways

I realize the city road department is busy with numerous projects during the summer months, but I’d like to request it focus its attention on the primary roadways rather than the secondary ones.

Letter - Jim Duncan’s background, work are impressive

I am pleased to be able to recommend Jim Duncan for your county commissioner.