Northwest NEWS

November 15, 1999


Guest Editorial

Service Learning gets kids involved

Service LearningService learning is a method of teaching and learning that integrates practical life experience, service to the community, and academics for students of all ages.

Letters to the Editor

Writer will make the time to study new tax/fee requests

tax/fee requestsGovernor Locke's "Capital for a Day" program (taking his executive staff to the people) may have merit, but should not replace the purpose of our representatives.

Thanks to the Fire District voters

Fire District electionI want to thank each of the voters who chose to retain me in the position of commissioner. I will work hard to honor your trust.

Woodinville is a great community and deserves the best

Fire District electionI would like to extend my personal thanks and appreciation to each and every person who participated in the General Election this past Tuesday. Obviously, it's a very meaningful part of the democratic process.

Citizen input will make a difference in the Treemont Development

Treemont DevelopmentI have been a Fall City resident for 15 years. Our lot and surrounding homes are on five-acre lots. How would you feel about 194 homes on one-acre lots all with septic systems being built on the hillside above your home?

Eastern King County should fight SWM fee extension

SWM fee extensionEastern King County should not submit to the SWM fee extension without a fight. There are multitudinous federal, state, and local programs and funding sources to protect fish habitat.

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