Northwest NEWS

April 3, 2000

Editorial

Guest Editorial

Why do educators need inservice or professional days?

teachers' inserviceSeveral times a year, teachers and other staff members have scheduled inservice or professional days. Community members and parents alike may wonder what teachers really do on those days.
  

Opinion

Dear K.C. Executive Ron Sims & Gov. Gary Locke...

Washington highwaysSpeaking for the multitude of frustrated Puget Sound drivers, I implore you to help our people, despite themselves. Please, expand our inadequate freeways and arterials.
  

Letters to the Editor

This isn't just a problem of 'them'

racismI toyed with the idea of writing this anonymously. I considered not writing it at all. I love this community. I love our beautiful Valley. I'd rather ignore disturbing incidents. I'd rather keep silent.
  

Taking a stand against racism

racismWhile not wanting to be intolerant of those who hold views offensive to me, I think the issues are different. It is the views themselves which I find intolerant, not the people who hold them.
  

Boycott was successful, but who lost?

quarry boycottThe Friends of Cherry Valley had a successful boycott of the presentation put on by the applicant of the Duvall Rock Quarry. Successful for them? Yes! Successful for the citizens of Duvall and Cherry Valley? No!
  

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