Northwest NEWS

April 5, 1999


Guest Editorial

Teachers need salary increase

salary increaseI have been an educator and administrator in Northshore for 21 years. I feel proud and fortunate that I am surrounded daily by professional, hard-working, and dedicated educators.

Letters to the Editor

Response time is cause for concern

response timeOne of the parts of feeling good about Woodinville is that I have felt safe. It was with great concern then, that for the first time I and my co-workers needed the police, our experience was not one of feeling safe.

Kudos to everyone

Woodinville paradeJust a short comment on the Woodinville parade. From the comments I heard, it was a grand success. Every year the parade gets bigger and better.

Oil companies should do their part

gasoline pipelineWe are incensed that Texaco, Shell, and Arco, a.k.a. Olympic Pipe Line Company, are moving forward on plans to build a gasoline pipeline through the Snoqualmie Valley

Cans help train dogs for the deaf

dogs for the deafI wish to thank Bartells in Bothell for saving their empty pop cans for me.

More on cellular service at Cottage Lake

cellular serviceI have cellular service provided by AWS. There are at least three cellular base stations within a mile of my home, yet when I am within three miles of my home, my phone's signal strength all but disappears.

Other needs come before athletic fields

athletic fieldsI feel I must answer the letter concerning the athletic fields at Cedarcrest High School. The writer challenged those of us who voted against them to look our athletes in the face and answer "why."

License Tab Initiative can solve problems

License Tab InitiativeHow do working families spell relief? The $30 License Tab Initiative is how. This initiative sets license tab fees at $30 per year for your motor vehicle regardless of make, model, year, or value.

R.H.Y.T.H.M. auction a big success

R.H.Y.T.H.M. auctionThanks to all the many community members and local businesses who made the first R.H.Y.T.H.M Auction a success.

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