Letters to the Editor

Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm

Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm

How is it possible that the city didn’t open City Hall or other public facilities for those who had no shelter?

  • Mar 12, 2019
Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm
Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system

Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system

The danger in religion being curriculum is that one person might ascribe supreme importance to something that is irrelevant.

  • Mar 9, 2019
Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system
Mayor should hire a city administrator

Mayor should hire a city administrator

As city hires replacement for senior policy adviser, now is time to consider hiring city administrator.

  • Mar 7, 2019
Mayor should hire a city administrator
Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage

Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage

The new sex ed law would ‘rape the minds of young children all over the state.’

  • Mar 5, 2019
Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage
Midway landfill is extremely poor choice

Midway landfill is extremely poor choice

Stirring up that toxic waste site would be a disaster that we could not undo.

  • Mar 4, 2019
Midway landfill is extremely poor choice
Homeless stories need to address underlining problems

Homeless stories need to address underlining problems

Both articles were fluffy, meant to tug on our hearts.

  • Feb 24, 2019
Homeless stories need to address underlining problems
Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people

Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people

Regarding Mirror’s exposé on the woman experiencing homelessness.

  • Feb 19, 2019
Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people
Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?

Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?

The 30th District Democrats are beyond a doubt the foremost community leader.

  • Feb 18, 2019
Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?
Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis

Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis

Thank you Rep. Kristine Reeves for blasting Mayor Jim Ferrell.

  • Feb 17, 2019
Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis
Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors

Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors

More than 1,000 hairdressers made the trek last week. Should they have to do it over and over and over again for each of these bills?

  • Feb 8, 2019
Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors
Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone

Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone

Nowhere in Reeves’s “historic package” did I see how she intends to pay for it.

  • Feb 6, 2019
Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone
Federal Way should take bold step to help homeless

Federal Way should take bold step to help homeless

Let’s purchase a decent size building that could serve as a facility to meet all of their needs.

  • Feb 5, 2019
Federal Way should take bold step to help homeless
Parents should know the absurdity of current grading system

Parents should know the absurdity of current grading system

District is inextricably vested in ABCF grading because to make any changes would be time consuming.

  • Jan 25, 2019
Parents should know the absurdity of current grading system
Federal Way should fund fume monitoring

Federal Way should fund fume monitoring

Federal way is also under thousands of airplanes every day.

  • Jan 21, 2019
Federal Way should fund fume monitoring
State of the press

State of the press

Political columnist Bob Roegner states that the president says the media is the enemy of the people.

  • Jan 19, 2019
State of the press
Trump’s wall

Trump’s wall

Why don’t we build another Peace Arch?

  • Jan 19, 2019
Trump’s wall
Applause to the Performing Arts and Event Center

Applause to the Performing Arts and Event Center

The PAEC is an asset to the culture of Federal Way

  • Jan 18, 2019
Applause to the Performing Arts and Event Center
Superintendent raises biased data antenna

Superintendent raises biased data antenna

These SBA scores are alarming by any measure.

  • Jan 16, 2019
Superintendent raises biased data antenna
City stands by selection of Mary’s Place to serve homeless families

City stands by selection of Mary’s Place to serve homeless families

Winter has begun and city needs to shelter homeless families immediately.

  • Jan 2, 2019
City stands by selection of Mary’s Place to serve homeless families
Is IRG taking environmental protections seriously?

Is IRG taking environmental protections seriously?

City needs a comprehensive plan for the Weyerhaeuser property.

  • Jan 2, 2019
Is IRG taking environmental protections seriously?