Submit an Opinion Story

Often referred to as “Letters to the Editor,” Opinion Stories on Discover Ferndale provide an opportunity to share a unique opinion and perspective on an issue, event or other aspect of life in the Ferndale area. Examples include

  • a note of thanks for something or someone
  • a critique of Discover Ferndale news coverage
  • suggestions for ways to better enjoy life in Ferndale
  • complaint about where “the system” is failing the community

It is hoped that publishing these articles will spur public discussions that may flesh out and promote new solutions, perspectives and/or courses of action thus improving quality-of-life.

Key to any constructive discussion is treating all opinions and perspectives with respect, even those that oppose your own. As such, only constructive contributions will be published here.

It is Discover Ferndale publisher’s decision which stories will be published. The reason why or why not may not always be provided to the submitter. Only one submission will be published from the same source within a 3-month period.¬†Letters containing personal attacks and foul language are immediately disregarded. Letters must be fewer than 350 words and may be edited at the publisher’s discretion.

Please use the form below to submit your story for consideration to be published on