School safety is paramount

Print Article

Safety comes first. At the school board meeting last night, safety concerns brought up by the Chief of Police for Moses Lake were discussed. I want to thank Dr. Stones and Elliott Goodrich for their discussion that hopefully will lead to substantial improvements. I know that the community is frustrated with these two board members in particular over the construction bond, but it is important to recognize that they are doing the right thing by addressing safety. The board should use any funding source at its disposal to fix safety issues at the high school immediately. If the schools aren’t safe, they shouldn’t be open at all.

Matt Paluch

Moses Lake

Print Article

Read More Letters to the Editor

New bill would be a positive step on climate change

December 06, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald A recent UN report (source: Seattle Times, Oct. 9) stated that if earth’s overall temperature rises another half-degree Celsius, millions are headed to major disasters. Sorry to be a prophet of doom,...

Comments

Read More

Congress must answer for Trumpnapping

December 06, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald We ask your readers to contact their members of Congress with this message: What are you doing about the 2,324 teenagers who were Trumpnapped (kidnapping for political purposes) from their parents a...

Comments

Read More

Work together to find solutions for homelessness

December 06, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald Defecating/urinating, trash, dirty needles, floodgates will open and more homeless will come, property values will go down, children are in danger, hookers will be next, businesses will lose business...

Comments

Read More

Multilingual ballots let more citizens be informed voters

November 29, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald A recent letter to the editor questioned why election ballots are printed in languages other than English, and speculated that these non-English ballots encourage voting by non-citizens. Both of thes...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(509) 765-4561
PO Box 910
Moses Lake, WA 98837

©2018 Columbia Basin Herald Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X