Letters to the Editor

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
Cannabis ‘con’ statement — a bunch of ‘malarky’

Cannabis ‘con’ statement — a bunch of ‘malarky’

The “con” artists who wrote the “con” opinion regarding cannabis stores opening in Federal Way are misleading voters.

  • Aug 23, 2019
Cannabis ‘con’ statement — a bunch of ‘malarky’
The mirror of Federal Way

The mirror of Federal Way

Hazardous sidewalks, litter, abandoned carts, dirty storefront.

  • Aug 19, 2019
The mirror of Federal Way
Cannabis should be legalized for sale in Federal Way

Cannabis should be legalized for sale in Federal Way

It’s been said cannabis will be the next large-scale economic driver.

  • Aug 19, 2019
Cannabis should be legalized for sale in Federal Way
Dismayed at IRG attorney

Dismayed at IRG attorney

Attorney says comments were out of the scope of the hearing at the Aug. 7 Hearing Examiner meeting about the Weyerhaeuser property.

  • Aug 18, 2019
Dismayed at IRG attorney
Save Weyerhaeuser Campus working to continue Weyerhaeuser’s legacy

Save Weyerhaeuser Campus working to continue Weyerhaeuser’s legacy

Group is pleased the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden has secured its home.

  • Aug 17, 2019
Save Weyerhaeuser Campus working to continue Weyerhaeuser’s legacy
Edwards, Ferrell want to run homeless ‘out of town’

Edwards, Ferrell want to run homeless ‘out of town’

They are not at all interested in solutions unless it is for women and children.

  • Aug 16, 2019
Edwards, Ferrell want to run homeless ‘out of town’
In response to ‘Homeless, desperate and frightening in Federal Way’

In response to ‘Homeless, desperate and frightening in Federal Way’

To claim there is a lack of compassion or concern at the city because there is not a city-sponsored shelter ignores the positive impact that the city is making.

  • Aug 15, 2019
In response to ‘Homeless, desperate and frightening in Federal Way’