Letters to the Editor

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’
Students should earn the title of ‘scholar’

Students should earn the title of ‘scholar’

Scholar is a titled earned, what I see happening in the school I help at is far from scholarly.

  • Aug 13, 2019
Students should earn the title of ‘scholar’
Kochmar, Koppang, and our city of immigrants

Kochmar, Koppang, and our city of immigrants

How do Republican candidates respond to blatant anti-immigrant rhetoric coming from the head of their party?

  • Aug 12, 2019
Kochmar, Koppang, and our city of immigrants
White nationalism on the rise

White nationalism on the rise

We also know this current president is complicit with his rhetoric.

  • Aug 9, 2019
White nationalism on the rise
Response to ‘Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’’

Response to ‘Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’’

Investment in our city’s infrastructure is critical for the long-term livability of Federal Way.

  • Aug 9, 2019
Response to ‘Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’’
Rhododendron garden plans to remain and flourish in Federal Way

Rhododendron garden plans to remain and flourish in Federal Way

There appears to be a misconception that the garden will cease to exist with the development of the former Weyerhaeuser campus.

  • Aug 8, 2019
Rhododendron garden plans to remain and flourish in Federal Way
Where is our city pride?

Where is our city pride?

Thanks to a few dedicated seniors who regularly pick up trash along Redondo Way South and the park.

  • Aug 3, 2019
Where is our city pride?
Where are the promised benefits of the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center?

Where are the promised benefits of the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center?

Please tell me again why we built the PAEC in a working-class city where the vast majority of the residents have very little interest in the performing arts?

  • Aug 2, 2019
Where are the promised benefits of the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center?
Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’

Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’

A city ordinance increases the Solid Waste Management excise/utility tax rate from 7.75% to 17.75% and extends this tax to include recyclable and compostable refuse.

  • Aug 1, 2019
Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’
Festa, Styles, Taylor will bring much needed leadership to council

Festa, Styles, Taylor will bring much needed leadership to council

Katherine Festa, Lamont Styles and Jamila Taylor are progressive thinkers with a focus on youth involvement.

  • Jul 31, 2019
Festa, Styles, Taylor will bring much needed leadership to council
Allegation against Honda is ‘absolutely rubbish’

Allegation against Honda is ‘absolutely rubbish’

This nonsense and allegation of her accepting bribes could not be farther from the truth and should be thrown in the garbage.

  • Jul 30, 2019
Allegation against Honda is ‘absolutely rubbish’
Edwards won’t let us down

Edwards won’t let us down

Let’s thank Edwards for her years of personal drive to bring all of us to awareness of the homeless situation.

  • Jul 30, 2019
Edwards won’t let us down
Honda works hard for city

Honda works hard for city

Honda listens to the people and is not afraid to speak up.

  • Jul 30, 2019
Honda works hard for city
No excuse for not voting

No excuse for not voting

Don’t complain about the state of the city if you aren’t willing to put in even the minimal effort it takes to decide who to vote for.

  • Jul 29, 2019
No excuse for not voting