Northwest NEWS

November 1, 1999


Guest Editorial

A Capital Idea

Capital for a DayTo me, being governor means providing the link between government policies and the people those policies affect--the people of Washington State.

Letters to the Editor

Landowners need affordable permits

affordable permitsApplicants for permits should pay a reasonable base fee, with the benefiting public picking up the rest. DDES needs limits, and landowners need affordable permits.

Advice for creek property owners

creek propertyA suggestion to creek property owners who find themselves faced with the dilemma of dealing with a beaver dam(s)...

It's sad when we have to lock up our mailboxes

locked mailboxesI live on 194th Ave. NE behind Cottage Lake Elementary School. On Oct. 20, we did not receive our mail. The next day, our neighbor found the remains of our mail in their woods.

Lack of permits keeps manufactured home in driveway

Lack of permitsThis letter is to help inform all your readers about a situation that is taking place in our community and affecting several landowners.

Website created for Reintree

Reintree websiteReintree, a neighborhood near Cottage Lake, is developing a website to share information and experiences, and to help neighbors become better acquainted.

Access Van Service needs to solve scheduling problems

Access Van ServiceMrs. Eleanor Wallis wrote a very touching letter a few weeks ago regarding timing problems with the Access Van Service for disabled people.

Officials should have to count on Access to get around

Access Van ServiceEleanor, you are not alone! I live close to the Cottage Lake Community Service Center (King County), and my service has been so terrible that my doctor has ordered me to take a taxi.

Work on soccer fields was appreciated

CHS soccer fieldsThe Cedarcrest Volunteer Fields Committee would like to thank these individuals and businesses that helped restore the soccer field at CHS...

Where are all the students going?

Riverview School DistrictRiverview residents need to read the school board notes to find out what shape this district is in. Eighty-five students have left this district, creating a potential loss of $250,000.

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