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Metro, state need to live within means | Letter to the editor

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:27AM

Proposition 1 in my opinion shows the complete lack of responsibility being taken by the members of the King County Transportation (KCTD), King County Council, Metro and the Washington Department of Transportation (WDOT).

 

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There are health dangers from overhead power lines | Letter to the editor

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:21AM

Breathing in such particles has been linked to an increase in free radicals which in turn has been linked to many adverse health effects including cancer. If the particles themselves are hazardous pollutants from engine exhaust, smoke or industry then the risk is potentially greater.

Proposition 1's passage critical to how we get around | Guest commentary

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:18AM

King County Metro is facing a $75 million budget shortfall. Without additional revenue, Metro will have to reduce service by up to 17 percent, which will undoubtedly hit hard in South King County.

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes | FRANK SHIERS JR.'S VIEW

  • Apr 13, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Apr 18, 2013 at 10:12AM

Frank Shiers Jr.'s editorial comic, week of April 11, 2014.

Total compensation is the key in minimum wage debate | DON BRUNELL

  • Apr 13, 2014 at 9:00AM

"The truth is raising the minimum wage is not as clear or as simple as some would have us believe."

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