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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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Guest commentary: Delaying Social Security could increase lifetime income for Harbor residents

Aug 21, 2014 10:32am

Grays Harbor County residents nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a bit to start drawing Social Security benefits.

In Grays Harbor County 11,192...

Re-elect Rick Hole as our next assessor

Aug 21, 2014 2:30pm

Dear Editor;

We have hired an administrator, why don’t we let him administer his office? Rick Hole has a proven record in preserving 65 family wage jobs at Ocean Spray. In serving us as...

Thanks to kids at McCleary School

Aug 21, 2014 2:30pm

Dear Editor;

The volunteers, board members, and clients of the McCleary Food Bank would like to thank the McCleary Elementary School staff and their students who volunteered their time and...

Think critically before you vote

Aug 21, 2014 2:30pm

Dear Editor:

It has been said that critical thinking by the electorate is dead. People are expected to make their voting choices by colorful signs, slick flyers, and name recognition. There...

Learning with the liberals on the right way to protest

Updated: Aug 14, 2014 3:02pm

When I first got serious about the coming oil trains, I knew this would boil down to liberal environmental activist groups leading the charge. While the possible environmental damage to Grays...

Editorial: What’s next for opponents challenging crude oil exports?

Aug 14, 2014 3:04pm

Environmental groups are threatening to sue the U.S. Department of Transportation unless the federal agency issues an emergency order prohibiting the use of hazardous rail cars carrying crude oil...

Editorial: As Pacific County somehow loses a small fortune, let’s be thankful here

Aug 08, 2014 10:04am

After taking a look at the seriously messed up budget activities in Pacific County recently, I feel compelled to want to give a hug — or at least a hearty “thank you” — to the budget staffs at our...

Reporter’s Notebook: An inside look in how jury duty works

Updated: Aug 06, 2014 3:47pm

Caution: This column is for mature audiences only, as it deals with some very unseemly matters.

I served on my first jury ever last week, and wouldn’t you know I end up in the middle of a...

Guest Opinion: Start listening to our planet more

Aug 06, 2014 10:44am

Our planet is talking to us, and we better pay attention. It’s telling us that our climate and oceans are changing for the worse and that every living thing will be affected. The signs are...

Disability access should be taken seriously

Updated: Aug 06, 2014 10:52am

The latest issue sweeping the drama capital of Grays Harbor, known as Montesano to us locals, is the situation involving disability access. City Councilwoman Marisa Salzer has bared all and is...