Letters To The Editor

Carol Gregory urges groups outside her campaign to be courteous | Letter

With two weeks left until election day, there are many groups out talking to voters on behalf of both candidates in the race for state representative in the 30th District.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote for Angela Griffin for school board | Letter

I am writing to ask you to join me in voting for Angela Griffin, Federal Way School Board, Position 2.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote for Julie Hiller, Claire Wilson | Letter

The Mirror just came out with their candidate endorsements and I agree with them with one exception:

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Big money backing Hickel | Letter

Where is all the money coming from that is funding Teri Hickel’s lavish political campaign?

  • Oct 20th, 2015

Wilson shows purposeful leadership | Letter

I am writing this letter to voice support for Claire Wilson, candidate for the school board District 2 position.

  • Oct 20th, 2015

Vote for Best Starts For Kids | Letter

Sixty years ago, I was living at home and going to college when my mother started taking in foster children.

  • Oct 20th, 2015

Koppang is a leader for Federal Way Council | Letter

Voters, you will have your ballot this week for the Nov. 3 election. We share a common faith in each other to make good choices.

  • Oct 20th, 2015

Regarding airplane noise in Federal Way | Letter

I live less than five blocks from those complaining of the noise. However, in the summer I hear the planes because of being outside but, in the winter it isn’t noticeable.

  • Oct 13th, 2015

Vote for Angela Griffin | Letter

Angela Griffin is a proven leader in the Federal Way Public Schools—as a parent and former school board director.

  • Oct 13th, 2015

Alarmed by Woodmont Recovery Center letter | Letter

I was startled and annoyed when I read John Castronover’s Sept. 8 letter to the editor regarding the meeting at Woodmont Elementary School on Aug. 18 about the planned Woodmont Recovery Center.

  • Oct 13th, 2015

Thanks Planned Parenthood for all you do | Letter

There is so much that Amy Johnson left out of her recent column concerning Planned Parenthood.

  • Oct 2nd, 2015

Thank you, Federal Way | Letter

Although I grew up in Seattle, I never truly took the opportunity to experience all that your wonderful city has to offer.

  • Oct 2nd, 2015

Lions’ impact began with one man’s dream | Letter

Last July 2014, Lion John Kirry introduced a Lions International program called One Shot One Life to raise money to prevent measles worldwide.

  • Sep 19th, 2015

Beware before you give | Letter

October is the month so many people generously donate to breast cancer charities. It’s really touching to see how caring complete strangers can be.

  • Sep 17th, 2015

Last July 2014, Lion John Kirry introduced a Lions International program called One Shot One Life to raise money to prevent measles worldwide.

  • Sep 17th, 2015

Against Woodmont Recovery Center | Letter

We are strongly against the Valley Cities mental health facility being built next to our public elementary school.

  • Sep 17th, 2015

Thanks, Planned Parenthood | Letter

Well, Amy Johnson and whoever supports Planned Parenthood, here is my response.

  • Sep 17th, 2015

Benefits of Federal Way Performing Arts and Events Center | Letter

Although I am new to the community, I understand that the Performing Arts and Events Center has been hotly debated for over 10 years.

  • Sep 15th, 2015

Port turns Federal Way into ‘jet ghetto’ | Letter

Thank you, Raechel Dawson, for the article you wrote in the Federal Way Mirror on Aug. 28 regarding aircraft noise.

  • Sep 11th, 2015

Thank you, Raechel Dawson, for the article you wrote in the Federal Way Mirror on Aug. 28 regarding aircraft noise.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Noise concern is quality of life issue | Letter

Rachel Dawson's article that ran in the August issue of the Mirror exposes the noise problem that Normandy Park and others predicted with the third runway.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Columnist did not say a word about baby who was killed | Letter

The Aug. 28 issue of the Mirror had an interesting column by Amy Johnson in defense of Planned Parenthood.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Thank you, Nautilus staff and teachers | Letter

I just wanted to send out a warm thank you to the principal of Nautilus K-8, Stacy Lucas, the staff and the teachers who took time recently to visit all of the children who are attending Nautilus this year.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Hats off to Wild Waves | Letter

A hats off to Wild Waves needs to be shared. This hugely popular local attraction

  • Sep 8th, 2015

War zone in Woodmont Recovery Center area | Letter

This battle could change the face of our community forever and affect each and everyone of us in the tri-city area of Federal Way, Kent and Des Moines.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Legislature fails to get message | Letter

In what is known as the McCleary decision, the Washington state Supreme Court ruled that the state was not properly funding K-12 education.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Can’t believe Democrats would stoop so low | Letter

Really, are you serious, Democratic Party, about a picture of Teri Hickel with the mayor ofFederal Way, looking like Jim Ferrell is endorsing Teri?

  • Sep 7th, 2015

Really, are you serious, Democratic Party, about a picture of Teri Hickel with the mayor ofFederal Way, looking like Jim Ferrell is endorsing Teri?

  • Sep 4th, 2015

Work with facts, not never-ceasing rumors | Letter

Political columnist Bob Roegner’s Aug. 17 column that mentioned my campaign for council was outrageous. Except for some brief questions and answers after the candidates’ forum in July,

  • Sep 4th, 2015

Gregory also has false statements | Letters

Reading in the last print of your newspaper the letter against Terri Hickel’s misrepresentation I would like to have ALL take notice of the flyer sent out for Carol Gregory stating, “that she repaired the Redondo Boardwalk.”

  • Aug 28th, 2015

Dr. Jarstad will be missed | Letter

Your recent headline announcing the sale of The Evergreen Clinic and Dr. Jarstad’sreturn to teaching and research prompted an immediate “Oh no!”

  • Aug 28th, 2015

Federal Way church with a big heart | Letter

One of the churches with the biggest of hearts is The Church of the Good Shepherd.

  • Aug 18th, 2015

What is Federal Way country club doing to address algae? | Letter

In reading the recent front page story in the Mirror’s July 24 issue, interviews included comments from several individuals, among which were those from the president of the Twin Lakes Homeowners Association.

  • Aug 18th, 2015

More planes flying over Federal Way | Letter

There are days now when an airplane flies over the middle of Federal Way every minute-and-a-half.

  • Aug 17th, 2015

Never give up; God has his plan | Letter

It’s a small world! Charlene Turnbull was doing her Monday morning routine at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Federal Way.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

A world I want to live in | Letter

I had the unfortunate experience of witnessing the accident of Federal Way Police officer Grant Bassett recently.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

Roger Flygare best person to serve as commissioner | Letter

South King County Fire and Rescue is one of our most valuable assets.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

Hit pieces say nothing positive about Hickel | Letter

Teri Hickel and her team obviously admit that she can’t run on her own positive achievements and qualities – they’ve immediately jumped to trashy hit pieces spouting nonsense about her opponent.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

Teri Hickel has track record of success | Letter

Teri Hickel has lived in our community for more than 20 years, and that’s important, but I’d like to suggest to the voters that they find out what Teri Hickel has accomplished during her time here.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

I generally do not respond to Federal Way Mirror opinions but two recent editorials in the July 17 edition should have us all asking what is going on in our community.

  • Aug 10th, 2015