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This is why we’re protesting in Federal Way | Letters to the editor

Why we’re protesting As a Black man living in Federal Way for the past 4 years, I was moved by the recent article by Bob… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2020


An Open Letter of Confession from the Church Council at Calvary Lutheran Church to our Black Siblings

Grace and Peace to our Black siblings in Federal Way and throughout the world. It has been 16 days since the murder of George Floyd,… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2020


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Federal Way proud | Letter to the editor

Around noon May 31, Nick Rose, who owns our Ace Hardware store, told me he was thinking about shutting down early. I asked him why… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2020


Christian flag at City Hall? | Letters to the editor

Christian flag at City Hall? It looks like maybe a new tradition is being established at City Hall to represent special interest groups in the… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2020

Stay at home and be safe

Get fresh air, conserve your food, and follow the governor’s directives.

  • Apr 21, 2020

Listen to voices of reason during worldwide disaster

To the citizens of Federal Way and leaders at all levels of government: Tune out Trump.

  • Apr 1, 2020

Act now, act local

If commercial property landlords do not adopt a more compassionate and sensible position, they will quickly lose all income and destroy the chance of retail recovery.

  • Mar 30, 2020

Go back to the drawing board on comprehesive sex ed

Mandating comprehensive sexuality education in every schoolroom in Washington State is completely wrong.

  • Mar 10, 2020

How to reincarnate democracy

Democracy died with the vote Feb. 6 to acquit the president. The Oval Office Occupant is now above the law.

  • Feb 23, 2020

Make training mandatory for all elected leaders

Congratulations to council member Linda Kochmar, who was awarded an Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership.

  • Feb 22, 2020

Raising the red flag on state of the schools

Months have passed and the Federal Way School District still has not published the 2018-2019 Smarter Balanced Assessment district and individual school results.

  • Feb 21, 2020

Don’t ignore the drug problem

Why not start with addressing the truth that homelessness is not a housing shortage or a mental health issue alone — it is a drug problem.

  • Jan 26, 2020

Keep up the great work, Grocery Outlet

A big thank you to the new owners of Grocery Outlet in Federal Way.

  • Jan 25, 2020

Inspirational MLK program in Federal Way

I am hopeful that the young generation will understand and work towards regeneration.

  • Jan 24, 2020

Three issues: International, national, local

National: Three years ago, voters in this country elected a president. People have been fighting it ever since.

  • Jan 21, 2020

Sexual orientation does not change

You may disagree with that statement but that disagreement of yours comes from the fact that you are actually bisexual.

  • Jan 20, 2020

Thank you, Rev. Hosler

It’s bad enough that ignorant people post bigoted homophobic lies on the internet.

  • Jan 19, 2020

Kind teachers, flags make all the difference

I spent 11 years in the Federal Way Public Schools before the days when pride flags and safe stickers could be found in classrooms, but I still turned out gay.

  • Jan 18, 2020

Keep hatred out of local paper

I most certainly would not allow it in my church.

  • Jan 14, 2020

The facts always matter

It’s also disappointing that Mr. Roegner continually uses this as a mark against the city.

  • Jan 13, 2020