Letters to the Editor

Skin color is irrelevant

I am a Democrat and I like Hiroshi Eto. But I have to make very clear where I stand on the issue of racialism.

  • Jul 14, 2019

Kochmar has impressive record

Linda has wisdom and experiential intelligence in all aspects of municipal government.

  • Jul 13, 2019

The leaders we deserve in Federal Way

We have community members offering to keep our city moving forward. However, it takes a community willing to vote for progress and people that recognize… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2019

Frightening incident in a Federal Way parking lot

I am a 78-year-old woman who, on April 25, went out to dinner with 18 of my friends. After dinner my husband told me to… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Article ‘throws dirt’ on Sen. Wilson

This was a misunderstanding by Democratic staffers about using meeting spaces in public buildings by advocacy groups.

  • Jun 23, 2019

Draw your own conclusions on police guild solicitation

I recently received a solicitation in the mail from the Federal Way Police Officers’ Guild that looks like a charitable solicitation.

  • Jun 22, 2019

New graduation venues

I wonder what folks thought about the new venues.

  • Jun 19, 2019

Save Weyerhaeuser Campus appeal begins June 20

These are major decisions that will affect our community and region for years to come.

  • Jun 18, 2019

Let the people decide on cannabis retail stores in Federal Way

The following letter was also shared with the Federal Way City Council: I am writing this to be read into the record as I am… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2019

Ban plastic bags in Federal Way

Every day we see articles and news features about the causes and effect of climate disruption. There are several ways that we, as private citizens,… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2019

Opt out of sex ed

This is not the same basic sex education of yesteryear that most parents grew up with.

  • Jun 8, 2019

Child luring story sugar coated

Why is this story being spun and sugar coated in the media? Call it exactly what it is. A criminal illegal alien living in our… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Gassing geese

How can the city and the HOA allow these actions to be carried out without input from the citizens or members of an HOA?

  • Jun 6, 2019

Speak up before we look like Seattle

Speak up before we begin to look like Seattle does with homeless tents on city streets, trash and needles all over.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Federal Way can do better to address homelessness

Whether we like it or not, society ultimately bears the cost of homelessness

  • May 28, 2019

Correcting the record — again

When it comes to transparency, the city has legally complied with all records requests and the providing of information to the Mirror.

  • May 23, 2019

There is a Santa Claus

His real name is Roger Flygare.

Surprised at Federal Way school district’s handling of school rebuild

It seems they immediately came up with a “magic” solution.

  • May 13, 2019

A perfect mother | Mother’s Day poem

She brings comfort in stress to encourage the soul.

  • May 12, 2019

Federal Way’s homeless problem can be helped with compassion

If you are truly embarrassed to live here, I would suggest going to council meetings and ask them to support an increase in safe shelters.

  • May 11, 2019