Opinion

Vote for Alan Eade Soos Creek Water Sewer District commissioner | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s note: Sean P. Kelley is the mayor of Maple Valley I would like to take this opportunity to encourage voters within the Soos Creek… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2017

Alan Eades best choice for water Sewer commissioner | Letter to the Editor

If you are in the Soos Creek Water & Sewer District boundary, we would like to highly recommend voting for Alan Eades for commissioner in… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2017

Vote Cimaomo for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Joseph Cimaomo, Jr. has severed Covington well and most assuredly deserves to be re-elected to the Covington City Council, Position 4. I first met Joseph… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017

Support Lucavish for Covington Postition No. 4 | Letter to the Editor

I support David Lucavish for Position No. 4, Covington City Council. Dave is knowledgeable about our local community, and the needs and concerns of his… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017

Lucavish best choice for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Dave Lucavish is the the more qualified candidate for Covington City Council Position 4. 1. Mr Lucavish is the more seasoned and experienced. Hard issues… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017

Vote for Dave Lucavish | Letter to the Editor

Dave Lucavish is currently a candidate for Covington City Council Position 4. I served with Dave on the Covington Economic Development Council, where he served… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017

Lucavish best to represent Covington | Letter to the Editor

Mr. David Lucavish is a former Covington City Council member with a wealth of knowledge and experience his opponent just doesn’t have. I have attended… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Vote Harjehausen for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

I am writing in support of Jennifer Harjehausen for her bid to become a Covington City Council member. Of the two candidates for Position No.… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Return Lacavish to Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

When did people with the courage to do the right thing for our community and citizens lose its appeal? I’ve been a resident of Covington… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Rocking the cradle of democracy

On Nov. 3, 1942, a shared vision of democratic ideals and equal access to information became reality when King County voters approved the formation of… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Some Black Diamond candidates ignored chamber forum | Letter to the Editor

On Tuesday, Oct. 17, was the Black Diamond Maple Valley Chamber of Commerce Candidates Forum, where the Black Diamond candidates for mayor and two City… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Doing the same and expecting a different result | Letter to the Editor

I feel compelled to act because I am concerned about the future of our town Black Diamond. My grandfather volunteered as a marine patrol officer… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Daniels best candidate for Kent School board | Letter to the Editor

Every Student. Every Opportunity. Every Day. That’s Denise Daniels’ motto and she lives it every day. As a parent, she understands the system of education,… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2017

Baxley best choice for Black Diamond mayor | Letter to the Editor

Who is Judy Baxley? What does she stand for? Judy has been part of our local civics for years, and thank goodness because citizen involvement… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2017

Vote Cimaomo for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Without a doubt, Joseph Cimaomo deserves re-election to the Covington City Council and is the most qualified candidate. I have known Joe for several years… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Cimaomo right candidate for Covington City Council | Letter to the Editor

Editor’s note: Jennifer Harjehausen is a candidate for the Covington City Council Position No. 2. Joseph Cimaomo, Jr. has done a great job serving Covington… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Support Fletcher Barkdull for TSD Board | Letter to the Editor

As a parent to five children attending Tahoma schools, I have an additional personal interest in the matters that affect the students in our district.… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Maple Valley Fire Department needs the community support | Letter to the Editor

The citizens of Maple Valley will see Proposition 1, a levy lid lift on the November election ballot. This measure is essential to ensure core… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Elections used to be about a candidate’s vision | Letter to the Editor

As election day draws near and campaigning reaches its peak, I cannot help but notice City Council candidate Paul Selland’s signs promising that if elected,… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Vote Carol Benson for Black Diamond mayor | Letter to the Editor

The newspaper’s three-part debate for the position of Black Diamond mayor has been eye opening. Judy Baxley claims she will “reduce taxes and fees” and… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017