Federal Way highlights city’s diversity during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

Event included speakers and performances from Federal Way High School clubs.

Federal Way Day Center marks a year of serving community’s homeless

First anniversary celebration set for 5-6:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at St.Vincent de Paul Church Social Hall.

Pro-gun activists gather on the steps of the Capitol building for a rally on Friday. Photo by Taylor McAvoy/WNPA Olympia News Bureau

Gun rights activists call for a halt to five firearm bills

Hearings for all the bills are scheduled for Monday morning.

Full-meal deal: FWHS culinary arts students learn more than just cooking in classes

Culinary arts classes among a buffet of career and technical education courses offered in FWPS

Titan swimmers making strong push into postseason

Brendan Man has already punched his ticket to state in 100 fly.

Community Calendar: What’s coming up in Federal Way

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For opponents of a carbon tax, an initiative threat looms

If legislators don’t act on the governor’s legislation, a plan could land on the November ballot.

Deputy mayor vote highlights potential problems

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Deputy mayors and pander bears | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Mr. Federal Way questions the council members’ rationale over deputy mayor drama.

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The Washington State Senate chambers. Photo by Lincolnite/Wikimedia

Back in the majority, Senate Democrats moving fast to pass backlogged bills

Bills on pay equity, gay conversion therapy, gun regulation, and voting rights are all on the “to do” list.

Dinner, auction to benefit Federal Way police officer diagnosed with cancer

Event organizers are seeking donations for Feb. 10 event

Opinion

Inslee: ‘It’s our state’s destiny … to fight climate change’

In his State-of-the-State address, the governor made the case for an ambitious carbon tax.

 

Legislators putting funds at risk with inaction

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Marketplace

Delicious learning experiences with Seattle’s world-class culinary talent

Michael Duarte-Pedrosa, Connect2Classes VP, takes two cooking-class taste tests.

 

Uncork your wine knowledge with the Seattle Wine School

A local expert makes learning about wine accessible.

 

HazardFactory classes fire up a passion for welding

A Connect2Classes team heats things up with a welding project.

 

Prepare now for the hottest jobs of the future

Get work-ready skills in as little as 10 weeks with Connect2Classes.

 

Business

Federal Way Sears to close in early April

Company announced closure of 64 Kmart and 39 Sears stores throughout the country in early 2018.

 

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