Letters to the Editor

Letter: Contributions make Christmas kind

Contributions make Christmas kind On behalf of the 9 recipient families of our Soldotna Elementary Christmas Kindness program, I would like to express my sincere… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Donation helps Skyview students

Donation helps Skyview students Skyview Middle School staff and students would like to thank the Kenai Peninsula Association of Realtors for their very generous donation… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: The grace of elegance

The grace of elegance To say that I love Alaska’s harsh grandeur is an understatement. Yet that doesn’t blunt my appreciation for classy sophistication. One… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Spur Highway reroute causing dilemma

Spur Highway reroute causing dilemma Your well written article about proposed roads for the LNG plant leaves me this question. What color drapes will accent… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Sterling community makes holidays brighter

Sterling community makes holidays brighter Thanks to all of our Sterling entities who helped to provide food for approximately 70 families needing a helping hand… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Fundraiser warms bellies, hearts

Fundraiser warms bellies, hearts We would like to thank the Kenai Middle School for hosting the “Warm Bellies &Warm Hearts” Soup Supper and Auction Fundraiser… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017

Letter: Kenai Peninsula Bar Association marks 50 years

Kenai Peninsula Bar Association marks 50 years I believe it was 50 years ago this year that my former law partner, James E. Fisher, called… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017

Letter: Dinner, auction help Students in Transition

Dinner, auction help Students in Transition A huge thank you to all involved in making the Dec. 9 Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction at Kenai… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017

Letter: Abortion should be a crime

Abortion should be a crime There has been much talk of late about crimes and violence in our state. There is a violent crime that… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2017

Letter: China as a partner raises concerns

China as a partner raises concerns I read with interest Governor Walker’s marketing tool in the Dec. 3 Peninsula Clarion. (“Alaska and China sign historic… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2017

Letter: Soldotna Creek Park, poetry, and Central Africa

Soldotna Creek Park, poetry, and Central Africa In the Winter of 2016, I was fortunate enough to have small poem, ‘two hills’, published in Cirque,… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2017

Letter: Over-taxing graduate, doctoral students not the answer

Over-taxing graduate, doctoral students not the answer The proposed GOP tax bill passed in the House this week takes a brazen approach to a very… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Letter: Boating safety class could be a life-saver

Boating safety class could be a life-saver On November 12, I attended a free Boating Safety class taught by Joseph McCullough. He is the Training… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Letter: New legislation would raise awareness, funding to fight Alzheimer’s

New legislation would raise awareness, funding to fight Alzheimer’s It is time we change our thinking on Alzheimer’s disease. Too often Alzheimer’s is treated as… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Letter: Boys and Girls Club appreciates outpouring of support

Boys and Girls Club appreciates outpouring of support The Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula would like to offer a sincere and heartfelt… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Letter: Bake sale supports Spay/Neuter Fund

Bake sale supports Spay/Neuter Fund To the staff, friends and family of North Road Veterinary Wellness Clinic: On Nov. 18, the North Road Veterinary Wellness… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Letter: Love INC overwhelmed by need

Love INC overwhelmed by need Jessie, Angela, John, Ron and Tom arrived by midday Monday asking for any kind of shelter. This might be a… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Letter: Must-see viewing on sexual harassment

Must-see viewing on sexual harassment With all the charges of sexual assault and sexual harassment by powerful men in the news recently, CNN News presented… Continue reading

  • Nov 12, 2017

Letter: Tax reform is much needed

Tax reform is much needed Tax reform is the next big policy fight on the horizon in Washington, D.C., and it is long overdue! The… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

Letter: Alaska has its own path toward prosperity

Alaska has its own path toward prosperity Capitalism has failed. Thank goodness for Communist China? Will we ever learn? In 2010 I asked Bill Walker… Continue reading

  • Nov 12, 2017