Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, April 26, 2012

Tonasket’s CCC has it all

Dear Editor,
Saturday, April 14th brought Flamenco music and dancing to the Community Cultural Center in Tonasket. I am so glad the Gazette-Tribune was there to take pictures to show the people in Okanogan County the kind of entertainment we are bringing to the Center.
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Letters to the Editor, April 19, 2012

Aesthetics great, yet insignificant

Dear Gary,
If $10,000 is “toilet paper” how big is the budget? While the (Oroville) school is getting a new reader board for $32,000, which is by no means “toilet paper.” I am curious about the politics that are being discussed.
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Letters to the Editor, April 12, 2012

World class presentation

Dear Gary,
Kinross is doing it AGAIN!! Their geologists are presenting another class through North Valley Community Schools on geologic formations in the Okanogan and principals of mineral deposit formations.

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Letters to the Editor, April 5, 2012

Board chairman should resign

Dear Gary,
Your opinion piece in the most recent edition of the Gazette-Tribune brought up a valid point regarding the Oroville School board and chairperson Mr. Phil Barker in particular.
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Letters to the Editor, March 15, 2012

Keep Peerless exterior the same

Dear Gary,
‘What a thankful thing, to at last have an additional restaurant on Main Street again. I welcome this new business and wish the owners all the success possible.

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Letters to the Editor, March 8, 2012

Don’t cut Critical Access

Dear Editor,
Here is a copy of a letter I sent to our representatives in Olympia and I think more people in the community should be aware that Tonasket’s North Valley Hospital is a Critical Access hospital and may face severe cuts if this budget cut is enacted. I encourage members of the community to act as I did.

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Letters to the Editor, March 1, 2012

Grateful for levy vote

Dear Editor,
During these difficult economic times, the Tonasket School Board is heartened by the continued commitment of voters to the children of Tonasket and its surrounding communities. Their approval of a two-year maintenance and operations levy shows these precious children how very important their education is to their future and to ours. Strong schools benefit the community in numerous ways, and a solid partnership between schools and community is better for all.

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 23, 2012

A vote of confidence

Dear Editor,
Knowing that our county is suffering under a depressed economy, I checked the school levy election results on Tuesday night with a bit of apprehension. I was elated to see levies in all school districts were passing!

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 16, 2012

Family home evening

Dear Editor,
Concerning the family, big or small, one thing is for sure, they are important! So, what makes a family so important?

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2, 2012

Only Paul speaks of Constitutional limits

Dear Editor,
I would have to agree with John Connot, that there is a slim chance that Ron Paul will get the nomination for president from the Republican Party.

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