Opinion

To my sea sisters — and all military families

I now find myself in uncharted waters as a new Navy mom.

 

What role will you play in city’s drama?

If Federal Way is going to become a premier city we need to choose our roles carefully.

 

Federal Way residents need police oversight board

Changing community needs new safeguards to ensure police support comes from all different cultures.

 

Helping immigrants live their American dream

I tell them because I keep my father’s dream of being a teacher alive.

  • Nov 2, 2018

City Hall creates racial divide

Mayor and staff “retry” a case the city had already lost.

Reeves, Pellicciotti and election picks

Likely election winners this year.

Domestic Violence: You can break the cycle

Domestic violence can only be a quiet crime if we refuse to start talking about it.

Mayor’s Homelessness Task Force to submit recommendations

An update on how the Homelessness Task Force has been progressing.

  • Oct 24, 2018

#BelieveSurvivors

Less than 8 percent of all sexual assault reports are false.

Virginia Mason Federal Way hosting drug take-back to help with opioid epidemic

Event set for Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Oct 22, 2018
Bob Roegner

Federal Way key to Senate control

Voter turnout will be the key as insiders say the race polls within the margin for error.

Bob Roegner

Mirror endorses candidates for 30th District

How you cast your vote will depend on which candidates’ values best match your principles.

  • Oct 16, 2018

Will council challenge Federal Way mayor on homeless issue?

Closing 27 homeless encampments in less than a year sends a bad message.

Smith vs. Smith: Battle between Democrats

Voters will benefit far more by retaining Democratic incumbent.

Learning can be challenging and rewarding

We learn all through our lives, formally and informally, and it is rarely easy.

  • Oct 3, 2018

Detecting lies and distortion during the election

You — the voter — cannot hold politicians accountable if you accept the lies.

Prosecutor Satterberg faces rare challenge

Morris working hard to make this a competitive race.

The power of community

It’s people like her who I get to meet every day that remind me why I am passionate about being a journalist.

  • Sep 13, 2018

Federal Way needs new direction on dealing with gun, safety issues

One city has shown the courage to stand up and start the discussion.

Federal Way’s marketing message is right in front of us

Rather than aim at the business, why not tailor our approach to their employees?