Letters to the Editor


Support Geary and Yin in upcoming elections


My name is Eric Geary, and I am running for Yakima County commissioner District No. 1.

Law enforcement officers deserve respect


Please show our officers in blue the respect they deserve.

Eliminate Electoral College in elections

The 2016 Presidential election is fast approaching.

Make sure city programs continue


On Thursday night, the Parks and Recreation Department had its awards presentation for the boys and girls who participated in this year’s basketball program.

Support Pomraning for District No. 16 post


Throughout history, man has tried to better himself through hard work.

Kearby right man for District No. 15 position


This letter is to endorse David Kearby, for 15th District state representative.

Resident objects to parking change


I want to object to the ridiculous idea of parallel parking in front of the Post Office.

Writer supports Alzheimer’s research


For the past seven years, I have been the full time caregiver for my wife suffering from Alzheimer’s in the Tri-Cities.

Medicare payments concern provider


As a local rheumatologist who treats Medicare patients, I am deeply concerned by a recent proposal from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services that could result in further payment cuts for Medicare Part B drugs.

Writer concerned about board selection


The Grandview School Board is attempting to fill Position No. 5.

Changes ahead for July 4 celebration


The Sunnyside Lions Club is honored and excited to present the annual Independence Day celebration and fireworks display to Sunnyside residents.

Writer shares about teen’s efforts to help


On behalf of Lower Valley Crisis and Support Services, I am writing to share about Alyssia Medina, a Grandview High School senior.

Cemetery looked nice for Memorial Day


I was extremely pleased with the condition of the cemetery gardens — they looked fantastic.

Boxing club leaders praised for their efforts


Cruz Ramos and Ralph Navarro should be commended for taking their time, energy and money to love and care for young area men through their community boxing program.

Writer expresses cemetery concerns

It was Memorial Day weekend and my husband and I made the rounds.