Northwest NEWS

March 6, 2000


Letters to the Editor

Someone used a chainsaw to clear the area where your home is built

land surveysAt one point, someone used a chainsaw to clear the area in which your home now sits and you raise your family. Is it fair that others not be given the chance?

Writer misses group of people who got things done in the Valley

Valley civic leadersYears ago, when I was a news reporter in the Snoqualmie Valley, there was always a group of folks who were busy getting things done. I am heart-hurt at the loss of many of those folks.

We must abide by the rules set up by organizations

abide by the rulesSnoqualmie Valley Youth Soccer Association (SnVYSA) doesn't make the rules regarding the registration process. We must abide by the rules and procedures from the organizations under which we operate.

Concerning a property owner's 'right' to do what they wish with their property

property rightsIf you are proposing an activity on your property that adversely affects my property value and threatens my sole water source, you do not have a "right" to perform that activity.

Letter to the community of Duvall concerning the proposed quarry

proposed quarryLocal quarries are a necessary part of our society. We need rock for homes, roads, schools, flood control, and erosion prevention. It is our intention to make this a neighborhood-friendly quarry.

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