Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usSun, 31 Jul 2016 01:08:01 EDTSun, 31 Jul 2016 01:08:01 EDT"Spirit of '45" the editor: As a Purple Heart combat infantry veteran of World War II I appreciate your commendation and thanks to those who fought in that war, as expressed in your July 13 editorial, "Spirit of '45".Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTVote for clean water candidates the editor: To all true patriots! In this all important election year it so very important to vote and support "pro clean water" candidates. While some local politicians seem to think building walls is the most important thing.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTChauncy Goss for Congress the editor: Goss, a name revered and respected in Southwest Florida, throughout the entire state and indeed across America.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTProtests should be directed at the government, not police the editor: The murder of Alton Sterling and Philand Castile by police was tragic. The murder of Dallas police was a very, very tragic event. Thousands are now involved in protest. This marks a very dangerous time in our history.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTRewriting history the editor: The recent letter to the editor entitled "Vote for water quality" submitted by Jill Dillon has two significant errors. Both are used as her premise that Republicans are at the heart of our water quality problems.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT