Northwest NEWS

March 12, 2001


Letters to the Editor

Every child deserves the same opportunities

*In response to the gentleman who was the 20th "No" vote for Riverview Athletic Fields and PE facility at Cedarcrest High School, I was greatly disappointed in his overall view of life.

Florida student chooses Washington as his project

*I am an Intermediate student at Coronado Beach Elementary School in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. I have adopted your state as a class project.

Fire team is best in the state.

*I am Monique Courtion. I am a businesswoman who lives in Woodinville today. This week I took the time to investigate an article written by former Woodinville Fire Commissioner David Callon.

Money should go to academics

*In the zest from a few go-getters to get a state- of-the-art stadium at Cedarcrest High School, they seem to forget how many thousands of dollars it costs each time you go to the voters begging for the Yes vote.

Follow-up on Hollywood Hill burn ban

*As a follow-up to the letter you printed on Feb. 26 on the outdoor burning ban on Hollywood Hill, here is a letter that pursues getting the ban lifted so Hollywood Hill can burn in the limited fall with spring burning periods allowed other rural areas.

by Rhonda McKim

* Once again the unthinkable has happened, another school shooting. It is really important that we as adults share our whole range of emotions about this incident with other adults and get our feelings out.

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