Letters to the Editor

Jamila Taylor will work for needed changes

Jamila Taylor will work for needed changes

She is a smart and progressive-thinking woman.

  • Oct 23, 2019
Jamila Taylor will work for needed changes
We can do better

We can do better

First, let’s take advice from Tenya Magruder’s wisdom and admit we have a problem and we need to face it together.

  • Oct 23, 2019
We can do better
FWPS needs immediate academic results

FWPS needs immediate academic results

Parents and our children do not need more theories and feel good intentions.

  • Oct 22, 2019
FWPS needs immediate academic results
Vote yes to Prop 1 for access and fairness

Vote yes to Prop 1 for access and fairness

Not having access to legal medicine near my home is not OK.

  • Oct 22, 2019
Vote yes to Prop 1 for access and fairness
Allowing pot shops in Federal Way will not improve quality of life

Allowing pot shops in Federal Way will not improve quality of life

The Federal Way City Council wants more revenues, but let’s not put our kids at risk in the process.

  • Oct 22, 2019
Allowing pot shops in Federal Way will not improve quality of life
Good guys need guns

Good guys need guns

If we had no ownership of guns, the good guys would have no defense.

  • Oct 14, 2019
Good guys need guns
The liberal case for Kochmar

The liberal case for Kochmar

Linda is a leader with a proven record of concern for this community.

  • Oct 14, 2019
The liberal case for Kochmar
Turning on the lights in the mushroom beds

Turning on the lights in the mushroom beds

“District Highlights” fact sheet has astounding facts.

  • Oct 12, 2019
Turning on the lights in the mushroom beds
The documented dangers of marijuana

The documented dangers of marijuana

Do we really need to make Federal Way even more vulnerable to crime and violence than it already is?

  • Oct 11, 2019
The documented dangers of marijuana
Yes on Prop. 1

Yes on Prop. 1

Marijuana retail will bring much needed revenue to our city and provide access for our community.

  • Oct 11, 2019
Yes on Prop. 1
Kochmar cares about quality of life in Federal Way

Kochmar cares about quality of life in Federal Way

She is fiscally responsible, supports our police and knows land-use zoning.

  • Oct 10, 2019
Kochmar cares about quality of life in Federal Way
Federal Way ‘neighbors’ have zero community concern

Federal Way ‘neighbors’ have zero community concern

‘A more appropriate name for the Yes on Prop. 1 campaign would be Outside Interests with Zero Community Concern and Selfish Motivations.’

  • Oct 4, 2019
Federal Way ‘neighbors’ have zero community concern
Need to save our planet

Need to save our planet

If we don’t solve climate change, all of this will all be a waste of energy.

  • Sep 23, 2019
Need to save our planet
Challenge to Mirror columnist

Challenge to Mirror columnist

I challenge you to go for one month and focus on the positive in Federal Way.

  • Sep 23, 2019
Challenge to Mirror columnist
Public not being served by fire commissioner’s lengthy absence

Public not being served by fire commissioner’s lengthy absence

The public is not being served by his absence from the board, nor the district’s stonewalling regarding the over five-month vacancy.

  • Sep 22, 2019
Public not being served by fire commissioner’s lengthy absence
Cannabis is not about the children

Cannabis is not about the children

Cannabis can only legally be purchased by those 21 and over — that is adults.

  • Sep 21, 2019
Cannabis is not about the children
No locally-owned businesses to shop at in Federal Way

No locally-owned businesses to shop at in Federal Way

‘Our downtown has either major chain stores or fast food restaurants.’

  • Sep 12, 2019
No locally-owned businesses to shop at in Federal Way
Dismayed that district cannot figure out how to work with city

Dismayed that district cannot figure out how to work with city

Step up to the plate and actually deliver something rather than hiding behind ridiculous pseudo-terminology.

  • Sep 6, 2019
Dismayed that district cannot figure out how to work with city
Response to cannabis ‘con artists’

Response to cannabis ‘con artists’

After four years, those who want pot shops still fail to accept the results of a fair and legitimate election.

Response to cannabis ‘con artists’
Federal Way solid waste utility tax increase seems unfair

Federal Way solid waste utility tax increase seems unfair

Really, the contract has been in effect for 18 years and city leaders are just now realizing truck weight concerns?

  • Aug 25, 2019
Federal Way solid waste utility tax increase seems unfair