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Letters // Letters to the editor – 2/25/15
Pro pets I was so touched by your Jan. 6 Newsmaker article on Canine Caregivers. It was heartwarming to know how these beautiful creatures of...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 2/18/15
Wrong on Tulsi Bob Jones’ recent column criticizes Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s views on foreign policy because he assumes that Tulsi’s experience in Iraq was as...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 2/11/15
Honor all heroes First, I would like to say that I love reading MidWeek, and can’t wait to get it each week. While reading Jerry...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 2/4/15
Pedestrian peril Regarding your feature story on the new electric skateboards: Oh, great, as if I don’t have enough to worry about to avoid the...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 1/28/15
Rail debacle John Pritchett nailed it in his column showing Mayor Caldwell holding a sign that says “Rail Tax Forever” while an unseen someone asks,...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 1/21/15
Makes you think How tough it must be to keep one’s column fresh on a regular basis. Yet Jay Sakashita’s writing continues to be interesting,...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 1/14/15
Better rail Former mayor Mufi Hannemann makes some good points in his column “Key Rail Strategies Are In Order,” criticizing HART for the escalating costs...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 1/7/15
No homeless vets I enjoyed the cover story “Home For Vets,” focusing on one company that can provide VA home loans with no down payment....

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the editor – 12/31/14
Dreaming ahead Reading Don Chapman’s MidWeek cover story on Honolulu-Nagaoka’s sister- cities relationship made me think that perhaps one day American towns will have sister...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 12/24/14
Bad votes Great column by Patrick Buchanan on H.R. 758, the House bill condemning Russia that, as the headline noted, was based on lies. I...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 12/17/14
Illegal rappelling The MidWeek Newsmaker article of Dec. 10, 2014, “Rappelling Waterfalls,” is troubling on many fronts. Big-budget TV specials, numerous magazines and websites currently...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 12/10/14
Just 3 bombs Thank you to Don Chapman for his enlightening articles on Adm. Yamamoto, his visit to Nagaoka and the bits and pieces of...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 12/3/14
City Lights fan Thanks for a great cover story on Honolulu City Lights. It is one of our family’s most beloved Christmas traditions, now in...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 11/26/14
Blame Obama While not in favor of impeaching President Obama, I disagree with Dan Boylan’s reasons against doing so. Unlike the well-documented lies and misrepresentations...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 11/19/14
No ballots One “small” reason for Hawaii’s low voter turnout: My wife and I have for several years received absentee ballots automatically via USPS. This...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 11/12/14
Work best for kids I could not disagree more with Bob Jones’ column “Bad Ideas For Improving Education.” The physicians he cites are correct, and...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 11/5/14
Native treatment In his column “Parallels For Hawaiians, Lakota Sioux,” Bob Jones notes that “Both natives make impossible-to-resolve land demands … Both say part of...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 10/29/14
Public only I usually agree with Bob Jones, but not with his assessment of Amendment 4. I do not feel the beleaguered taxpayers of Hawaii...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 10/22/14
Never give up What a powerful photo of model Shaholly Ayers on the MidWeek cover. Ms. Ayers is to be commended for never giving in...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor – 10/15/14
Pritchett nails it As usual, John Pritchett crystallizes a major public concern into a single cartoon! He is such an asset not only to MidWeek...

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