Northwest NEWS

February 18, 2002


Letters to the Editor

Living with MS: It's not an option, and it can be HELL!

*There are many people today living and coping with the physical, mental, financial and emotional hardships of having multiple sclerosis.

Send e-mail if you're against roundabout

*A few weeks ago you printed my letter stating my opposition to the proposed roundabout at State Route203 and Northeast 124th Street.

Dearest Mr. Truck:

*I have noticed you have been parked in our neighborhood along Paradise Lake Road for quite a few months now. Your white paint is turning from green to black since no one is washing you. Your pick-up bed is gathering debris.

Ready for some good news?

*For 20 some years, a bank in Bangladesh has been loaning money to mostly women to purchase a sewing machine, a water buffalo, a cell phone, etc.

Money for roads requires gas tax increase

*Despite taxpayers' anti-tax sentiments, the Washington state Legislature is replete with bills to enable counties to increase their taxing sources.

Northshore has invested in its future by investing in schools

*On Feb. 5 voters in the Northshore School District decisively approved two renewal levies and one bond issue.

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