Letters to the Editor

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DEVELOPMENT: Destroying Evergreen beauty

I am ashamed that the selfish needs of a few jeopardize the beauty and environmental well-being of the majority. It is a disgrace that a few misguided public officials approved the avaricious wishes of real estate interests for what they call “development” or “progress” when it is truly destruction and carnage. What I am writing about is the eyesore at the rim of the valley right in front of those traveling east through Sumner down State Route 410.

A few years ago I took pride in describing the tall pristine line of conifers that rimmed this part of the

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