Letters to the Editor

Thanks to fair volunteers, staff

August 28, 2019 at 5:00 am

I have many people to thank for making my attendance and volunteer services a success at our Grant County Fair.My health is definitely not 100 percent, but I have been blessed because of many helping minds and hands. At Fair Week I did more...

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School near the airport is not a wise idea

August 28, 2019 at 5:00 am

This is a letter I recently wrote to the school board about the proposed site for a new school.Allow me to introduce myself. I flew for the Air Force through the Vietnam area. I came to Big Bend Community College in 1967 and taught Flight A...

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Socialism

August 21, 2019 at 8:27 pm

1920: It’s Marx, Lenin, Stalin and Leon Trotsky. Communism is growing in Russia and China.2020: It’s Bernie Sanders and AOC +3. What, pray tell, is growing in America?Albert WillisMoses Lake

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Grace

August 07, 2019 at 5:00 am

Thank you, Mr. Jorgensen, for your letter in the Herald last week. I appreciate hearing people speak about God. You spoke about Pastor Klockers’ thoughts on life. I also look forward to reading his articles each Friday. He wrote a few month...

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Build the second high school we voted for

August 07, 2019 at 5:00 am

Sometimes at the end of a race, or in my case the end of a wrestling match, the results were not what you expected but the results seemed fair. I don’t have that feeling about recent decisions of the MLSD School Board. Their decisions about...

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Fair book is important for residents without internet

July 31, 2019 at 7:10 pm

I have lived in Moses Lake since 1963. In all that time the Grant County Fair Board has put out a fair book. Today I went to the fairgrounds to pick up a copy only to be told there is no book this year. I asked why and the lady I was talkin...

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The purpose of life

July 31, 2019 at 7:10 pm

Reverend Walter Klockers in his article (CBH, July 19) asked the question: “What is the meaning of life?” This questions dominates the thinking of those who are concerned about life after death. There are associated questions: Why are we no...

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Lake water needs immediate action

July 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Hey Moses Lake, wake up!Here is a direct quote from Health District Officials on Monday: “The type of blue-green algae present can cause serious illness in people, pets and livestock, causing symptoms including jaundice, shock, abdominal pa...

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Climate change is real and man-made

July 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

In his July 11 letter, Ken Jorgensen asserted that the rise in earth’s temperature is “not something we could perceive except with instruments.” Try telling that to the people in the area of Australia where the temperature reached 120 degre...

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Williams departure leaves questions

July 10, 2019 at 5:01 pm

It sounds like everyone’s happy except perhaps the seven employees who alleged sexual misconduct against Mr. Williams. Have they, too, agreed not to pursue further actions in exchange for some settlement?Susan BlackwellMoses Lake...

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