Topic: Letters

In the Mailbag

Written on December 10, 2018 at 5:43 am, by

Susan Wingate writes to share this arti­cle on deer pop­u­la­tion con­trol… Dear SJ Update, I’m hop­ing to sub­mit some infor­ma­tion about the deer pop­u­la­tion that has become an issue with a cer­tain sec­tor of our res­i­dents and with the fish and wildlife com­mu­ni­ty. [Please see] this infor­ma­tion from the web­site:

Deer Are Not The Problem

Written on November 30, 2018 at 5:44 am, by

In the SJ Update Mail­bag we find this let­ter from Alli­son Lance… I attend­ed a meet­ing at the library last night on deer pop­u­la­tion here on San Juan Island and what I walked away with is: KILL DEER! My take is dif­fer­ent than pret­ty much every­one else’s point of view at what felt like a Cabela-spon­­sored ral­ly.  Con­tin­ue Reading

In the Mailbag

Written on November 19, 2018 at 5:44 am, by

Here’s a let­ter from Kyle Wall and the Pacif­ic Whale Watch Asso­ci­a­tion… State­ment from the Pacif­ic Whale Watch Asso­ci­a­tion (PWWA): The Pacif­ic Whale Watch Asso­ci­a­tion (PWWA) is a com­mit­ted part­ner focused on efforts to pro­tect the health of the South­ern Res­i­dent killer whale pop­u­la­tion. We appre­ci­ate the work of our fel­low mem­bers on the Governor’s  Con­tin­ue Reading

Extinction is Forever…

Written on November 18, 2018 at 10:51 am, by

In the SJ Update mail­bag this morn­ing we have this let­ter to you from Deb­bi Finch­er… Hi Friends, Fam­i­ly and all around Sup­port­ers of J, K & L Pods,    I have to try… I can’t sit idly by when our local orca pods need our help more than ever. I want to be sure we  Con­tin­ue Reading

Remembering Those Who Served

Written on November 11, 2018 at 1:36 pm, by

San Juan Update read­er Mary Jane Ander­son shares this resource with you to see who all from San Juan Coun­ty served in World War One, the war that end­ed 100 years ago this year. Check out the list­ing here: Thank you Mary, and thanks to all those who served.

Letter from San Juan Safaris

Written on November 10, 2018 at 8:30 am, by

In the SJ Update mail­bag this morn­ing we have this let­ter to share with you from Bri­an Goodremont at… Pro­posed South­ern Res­i­dent Orca Watch­ing Sus­pen­sion Fails to Address Sci­ence-­ Based Issues: Save the Salmon, Save the Whales  Head­lines are dom­i­nat­ed by the pro­pos­al to sus­pend ves­sel-­based view­ing of South­ern Res­i­dent killer whales in Wash­ing­ton  Con­tin­ue Reading

Letter from Steve Brandli

Written on November 9, 2018 at 5:43 am, by

In the SJ Update Mail­bag this morn­ing we have this let­ter to you from Steve Bran­dli… My con­grat­u­la­tions go to Car­olyn Jew­ett for her elec­tion as our next Dis­trict Court judge. She worked hard and ran a tena­cious cam­paign, and the results prove that it was effec­tive. I wish Ms. Jew­ett well on the bench. I  Con­tin­ue Reading

Letters for Upcoming Election

Written on October 31, 2018 at 4:30 am, by

You can see let­ters from indi­vid­u­als sup­port­ing our can­di­dates and issues at the links below. Let­ters are list­ed in chrono­log­i­cal order. As more let­ters come in, this list will be updat­ed so be sure to check back. For Nick Pow­er: Colleen Ken­i­mond Don Hall Rita Latsi­no­va Paul Arons Bill Karges Justin Paulsen Doris M. Sum­n­er For Randy  Con­tin­ue Reading