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Taiwan provides a blueprint for dealing with a pandemic

Taiwan provides a blueprint for dealing with a pandemic

Trust in the government and widespread communication and cooperation helped the country succeed where others didn’t.

Taiwan provides a blueprint for dealing with a pandemic
Trump has knowledge, skills to run the country

Trump has knowledge, skills to run the country

I’m far more interested in Trump’s abilities than what his opponents point out as “flaws.”

  • Jun 25, 2020
Trump has knowledge, skills to run the country
Why this newspaper is capitalizing Black | Editorial

Why this newspaper is capitalizing Black | Editorial

The policy has been adopted by both the AP and the National Association of Black Journalists.

Why this newspaper is capitalizing Black | Editorial
Young locals in protests give me hope for the future

Young locals in protests give me hope for the future

Be careful writing from a place of privilege.

  • Jun 23, 2020
Young locals in protests give me hope for the future
Keep up the support for BLM

Keep up the support for BLM

Thank you to everyone who is doing their part.

  • Jun 22, 2020
Keep up the support for BLM
Doreen Davis, left in mask, waves at parade participants on May 2. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Wear your face-hugging, ever-loving mask | Editorial

“Don’t make me come down there.” — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in a tweet Saturday, after viewing video of New York City residents squeezing… Continue reading

Doreen Davis, left in mask, waves at parade participants on May 2. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
With leadership, humility can be crucial to success

With leadership, humility can be crucial to success

Humility is a better indicator of intellect than IQ points.

With leadership, humility can be crucial to success
Federal Way resident Bob Roegner is a former mayor of Auburn. Contact bjroegner@comcast.net.

Democrats have the edge in WA’s 2020 elections

But a lot of plans were hinged on Inslee not running for a third term.

Federal Way resident Bob Roegner is a former mayor of Auburn. Contact bjroegner@comcast.net.
MLK would not approve of the violent protests

MLK would not approve of the violent protests

His dream of peace has been taken over by thugs.

  • Jun 18, 2020
MLK would not approve of the violent protests
Valley police chiefs of King County release unified message in response to death of George Floyd

Valley police chiefs of King County release unified message in response to death of George Floyd

Police chiefs of Des Moines, Tukwila, Renton, Federal Way, Kent, Auburn, Algona, Pacific, Black Diamond and the Port of Seattle pledge to stand with communities.

  • Jun 17, 2020
Valley police chiefs of King County release unified message in response to death of George Floyd
Unpaid bills

Unpaid bills

It’s collection time.

  • Jun 17, 2020
Unpaid bills
Violence isn’t the way

Violence isn’t the way

Pleads for justice fall on deaf ears when violence is involved.

  • Jun 17, 2020
Violence isn’t the way
Thank you for supporting local seniors

Thank you for supporting local seniors

It’s been stressful for us during the pandemic.

  • Jun 16, 2020
Thank you for supporting local seniors
Crisis brings out the best, and the worst, in our elected leaders

Crisis brings out the best, and the worst, in our elected leaders

What has these recent crises brought out in you?

Crisis brings out the best, and the worst, in our elected leaders
Pertinent questions remained unanswered in letter response

Pertinent questions remained unanswered in letter response

Don’t be fooled by Trump’s bluster.

  • Jun 11, 2020
Pertinent questions remained unanswered in letter response
Learning to talk about race

Learning to talk about race

I expect to make mistakes and get called out, but that shouldn’t stop anyone from trying.

Learning to talk about race
Do what you can to support BLM

Do what you can to support BLM

If you’re at all angry, join us. We need your support.

  • Jun 9, 2020
Do what you can to support BLM
Trump does the work, while politicians do nothing

Trump does the work, while politicians do nothing

He’s not perfect, but he’s the best we’ve got.

  • Jun 5, 2020
Trump does the work, while politicians do nothing
A season of changes for the world and your local newspaper

A season of changes for the world and your local newspaper

We’ve revamped our image, and are committed to helping our local businesses through the pandemic.

  • Jun 4, 2020
A season of changes for the world and your local newspaper
Discoveries of the past are saving lives today

Discoveries of the past are saving lives today

A short timeline on how modern medicine came to be.

Discoveries of the past are saving lives today