A matter of priorities

Thursday, Jan. 25, the Snoqualmie Valley Record

headlined "Kids become priority for ball fields." Sounds good to me.

But inside, on page three, is an article about the King

County Council giving $50,000 — to rivers! The Friends of the Trail

group that cleans up litter, etc., around rivers was given $50,000 to

do so. Where I come from, that's done by volunteers! The

trails group plans to also utilize that $50,000 teaching kids "right

from wrong." Where I come from, that's done by the parents!

Title that article "Rivers become priority over kids."

Could your school use $50,000?

Carol Nelson

North Bend

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Oct 19
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.