Letters to the Editor

Flygare not fit to serve on City Council

I normally enjoy “Inside Politics,” but the latest one on Martin Moore and Roger Flygare missed some marks. It left out a lot of details,… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2017

Moore is an untrustworthy candidate

There is less than a month until the general election Nov. 7, and ballots will be arriving this week. I believe it is important for… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2017

Vote yes on school facilities bond | Letter

On Nov. 7, we will be holding the general election and the most important issue you will have to make in that election is whether… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2017

Safe injection sites not the answer | Letter

Kudos to the Federal Way City Council for rejecting our city as a possible “safe injection site.” Disease comes in many shapes and forms —… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2017

Federal Way Public Schools grading system needs to be switched now | Letter

I am so pleased to see the Federal Way community so impassioned about the facilities bond. However, where is this same passion for another issue… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2017

Vote for Bob Celski in November | Letter

I have been a business owner in Federal Way for over 33 years, with the pleasure of helping many families that make up this wonderful… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2017

Cultural, educational changes in STEM necessary | Letter

There is little doubt that in today’s science, technology, engineering and math fields there continues to be an overwhelming lack of diversity. This systemic issue… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Government should not enable illegal drug use | Letter

A recent editorial article written by Rev. Chelsea Globe said that because her brother died of a heroin overdose in King County we should place… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Support Federal Way school district, community by voting yes on facilities bond | Letter

Why would a Federal Way resident with no children in our schools want to vote “yes” for the $450 million school construction bond proposition next… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Jesse Johnson good choice for Federal Way City Council | Letter

We do not have to stand on the same side of the political spectrum to agree that we live in a particularly polarizing time. It… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Federal Way Councilman Celski right to question spending of taxpayer money | Letter

Bob Roegner’s article Sept. 29, “Response to Schools Provide Leadership Test,” criticized Councilman Bob Celski about his questions during the City Council meeting that discussed… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

District must be at fault for state of Federal Way schools | Letter

I can no longer stay silent. I am compelled to speak out for all the Federal Way residents and taxpayers who, justifiably, wonder what actual… Continue reading

  • Oct 7, 2017

NFL players not wrong for protesting | Letter

I have some questions for Donald Trump over his latest Tweet rant stating professional athletes should be fired for sitting down during the playing of… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Painted rocks in parks welcome surprise

Thank you to the unknown person who places painted stones in our parks for people who pick up trash to find. Found two small painted… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Council should reconsider safe injection site decision | Letter

Dear Federal Way City Council and citizens: I’m writing to express my disappointment in the decision made by City Council in August to reject our… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2017

Passing school facilities bond imperative for Federal Way | Letter

Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Tammy Campbell made a thorough and shocking presentation at the Sept. 19 City Council meeting. She was presenting the rationale… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2017

Honda misses point on importance of school facilities | Letter

Unbelievable! • Boilers routinely catch fire, disrupting class time and causing students to miss valuable learning time. • Temperatures of classrooms are either too hot… Continue reading

  • Sep 29, 2017

Residents have already shared their vision | Letter

Mr. Roegner’s vision relies on a the expertise of another consultant to tell the citizens of Federal Way what they need. Hopefully, the vision consultant… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2017

Honda right choice for mayor | Letter

Susan Honda possesses vision and leadership. Her popularity (three-time award winner) is an indication of public support. Susan Honda possesses an analytical mind. She knows… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2017

Support Federal Way Public Schools bond to improve facilities, education | Letter

As a local Seattle King County REALTOR® and a resident of this community since 1974, I fully support the Federal Way Public Schools bond that… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2017