Our family has lived in Bonney Lake for 44 years. I haven’t put up a political sign since my uncle, Floyd Hicks, was running for office in the 1960s and 1970s. He was a Superior Court judge, state Supreme Court justice and U.S. congressman. His personality was a mixture of hard worker, independent thinker and a strong sense of caring for the people of the 6th District.
This year Toni Froehling is running for Superior Court judge in Department 12. He has demonstrated many of the good characteristics of my uncle during the more than 30 years I have known …