Letters To The Editor

Legislators need to compromise on education funding | Letter

Both the House and the Senate are controlled by the Democrats, and…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

 

Ferrell has served city well

As a longtime resident of Federal Way, I have been reading your…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

 

Flight patterns should be directed away from homes

In answer to a letter about the column on airplane noise being…

  • Jun 15th, 2017

 

Mr. FW column minimizes important issue

Mr. Federal Way: Regarding your airplane noise opinion — wow, just wow!…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Mr. FW column on the mark about airplane noise

I am a Federal Way resident, living about a mile or maybe…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Bryce will be missed at Centerstage

A big heartfelt thank you to Alan Bryce, artistic director of Centerstage…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Area needs second regional airport

Yes, Mr. Federal Way, there is a serious crime problem in the…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

More airplanes affecting quality of life

With his dismissive comments about “260 more planes,” Mr. Federal Way proves…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Radio tower LED light a distraction

I live in Federal Way near 11th Avenue Southwest and 320th. Most…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Letter writer off base about dogs

In regard to the letter “Dog owners need to obey laws,” May…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

PAEC a smart strategic investment for city

Federal Way is growing up, but its growth continues as a bit…

  • May 30th, 2017

Educators, school staff deserve thanks

I’d like to say a big thank you to our teachers, administrators…

  • May 24th, 2017

Letter: First Amendment rights and gun control

Over the last few months, there has been several letters published I’d…

  • May 23rd, 2017

May 8 a day worth remembering | Letter

May 8: What is significant about that date? Maybe if I added…

  • May 16th, 2017

Dog owners need to obey laws

Have you ever been so lucky to be walking in our parks…

  • May 9th, 2017

High school sports no longer about fun

I read the recent article in the Seattle Times about the situation…

  • May 8th, 2017

Letter writer out of line

Karen Backman’s letter last week referring to Washington State Republican’s as “stinky”…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Getting rid of guns not a good solution

When Karen Hedwig Backman writes letters to the Mirror, it is almost…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Time for light-rail expansion is now | Letter

I was looking at the cost of the new car tabs and…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Appropriate police protection? | Letter

At bank-owned property on 11th Avenue South in Federal Way, police were…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

House bill would have protected police, victims | Letter

The stinky Republicans in Washington’s Senate were not moved a fraction of…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Proposed House budget could fix inequities | Letter

Former Auburn Mayor Bob Roegner’s piece in last week’s Mirror (“Accountability needed…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Thoughtful discussion on gun control needed

Will it ever be possible to have a more thoughtful dialog on…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Plans to pay off PAEC need explanation

I have a question regarding the article “New Markets Tax Credits come…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Pro-life question raises others

Several weeks ago, I sent a letter to the editor saying some…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Representatives need to work together to improve education

As an engineering and physics teacher in Federal Way, and a 35-year…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Time for Trump to go

I am sick and tired of being sick and tired about Trump…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

People should report illegal activities at park

Warning to parents/residents who frequent Celebration Park: On occasion, I head over…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Drain the swamp in Federal Way

Here we go again. Our City Council just wasted a quick $100,000…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Taxpayers deserve answers

After having spent $63,000 of taxpayer money on a logo, there are…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Trump has created new political atmosphere

It felt like we had a false choice from our mainstream parties…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Legislators represent all District 30 residents

In response to Sam Hamilton’s letter to the editor on March 24…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Town hall was partisan event | Letter

In response to Karen Clark’s letter to the editor regarding the March…

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Legislators need to clean up tax code

I am writing in response to the two-year state budget that Senate…

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Mini-houses not cure for homeless problem | Letter

A reply to Bob Roegner’s column on the homeless. How many homeless…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

City officials should spend tax dollars more thoughtfully

Who decided that Federal Way needed a new logo anyway? The old…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Reeves had good ideas on school funding

I attended and moderated the 30th Legislative District town hall this weekend…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Partisan politics not welcome at District 30 town hall meeting

I was surprised and disappointed that the 30th District town hall meeting…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Money on logo could be better spent

Open letter to the City Council: What will the new logo accomplish?…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

More politicians like Miloscia needed

I would like to respond to the question asked by Jim Grayson…

  • Mar 21st, 2017