Opinion

Letter to the Editor for May 24, 2016

An Open Letter to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee

Outstanding leaders

Comments made by this year’s Camas-Washougal Chamber of Commerce Businesspersons of the Year Jerry and Mary Sauer and Citizen of the Year Randy Curtis, illustrate their passion and commitment to improve and enhance the communities of Camas and Washougal, where they work, live and volunteer:

On the frontline to prevent elder abuse

Proclamations recently signed by the mayors of Camas and Washougal recognize the upcoming World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. It’s a time to put the spotlight on efforts to encourage all citizens to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of Camas seniors, while treating them with dignity, respect and kindness.

Help save the John Wayne Pioneer Trail

I am from Tekoa, Washington (population 843). We are your neighbors to the east.

Homelessness hurts us all — but we can do something

Homelessness is hurting every corner of Washington. Our small towns are not immune, and it hurts everyone—homeless families, taxpayer and the community.

Take a step toward stamping out hunger

During the past week, local letter carriers have been stuffing mailboxes with bright yellow plastic bags, signalling that it is once again time for the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.

Letters to the Editor for May 3, 2016

Education about Alzheimer’s is important

Anticipating filing week

The candidate filing period for the upcoming primary and general elections is less than two weeks away.

Letters to the Editor for April 26, 2016

RTC's actions are outrageous

Finding senior housing solutions

According to the Clark County Commission on Aging, during the next 15 years this area will see a major surge in the number of residents who are ages 60 and older.