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A letter to the editor of The Vidette in 2025 on the oil trains

Nov 26, 2014 12:17pm

Dear Editor;

The year you get this should be 2025. You are probably new in your position, or haven’t been on the Harbor long. By now, there has most likely been an oil train derailment here...

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Support Vickie Raines

Oct 21, 2014 4:47pm

Dear Editor;

Vickie Raines is the right leader at the right time.

Grays Harbor needs a leader who thoughtfully considers each issue. We need a leader who takes the time to hear both...

Svoboda’s work with vulnerable is impressive

Oct 21, 2014 4:47pm

Dear Editor;

My name is Michaelan McDougall and I am writing this letter in support of Katie Svoboda who is running for Grays Harbor County Prosecuting Attorney.

I am a former employee...

Thank you for bringing the oil trains to the Harbor

Oct 21, 2014 4:47pm

The railroads of America are being put down by some of our citizens, not by facts, but by fear. The record of the railroads to deliver hazardous materials is outstanding. They deliver without...

Hoquiam city attorney says Spencer is the right choice

Updated: Nov 02, 2014 5:14pm

I have made it no secret that I am supporting Mike Spencer for Grays Harbor County Prosecutor in the upcoming election. I have known Mike personally and professionally for more than 35 years. The...

Editorial: Tiff between Assessor, appraiser started on our Opinion Page

Oct 17, 2014 10:30am

I received a call from one person. Then, I received a text from someone else. Rick Hole was allegedly yelling at one of his employees who had dared to send me a letter to the editor critical of...

New county prosecutor must navigate toward change

Oct 17, 2014 3:24pm

Police chiefs typically stay out of politics as it is our job to deliver professional and effective law enforcement services, regardless of affiliation or vote.

However, the citizens of...

Employee in Assessor’s Office warns public of looming problems

Oct 17, 2014 10:30am

I am writing this letter as a fellow taxpayer as well as being lead sales analyst for the Grays Harbor County Assessor’s Office. I take great pride in the work I perform in the Assessor’s Office...

Former judge wrong to assess training in Prosecutor’s Office

Oct 16, 2014 4:01pm

The race for Prosecuting Attorney has apparently gone negative with the publication of former Superior Court Judge Gordon Godfrey’s recent guest column. The letter demeans Katie Svoboda’s...

Is local policing a thing of the past?

Oct 15, 2014 11:18am

How do you separate the emotional from the practical? When it concerns a major public policy shift, it is impossible. That is the situation both the cities of Elma and McCleary face at the moment...

Svoboda best for the county

Oct 15, 2014 11:20am

Why you should vote for Katie Svoboda: Grays Harbor County Prosecuting Attorney. Katie has 10 years of current experience as a prosecutor in the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. This gives her a...