- Best of Federal Way
- Green Editions
- Home Delivery
- About Us
My newspaper career began more than two decades ago with a daily…
Today is my last day in Federal Way. It’s been a fun ride, and I look forward to the next phase of my career.
While working from home, Carla Ackley also keeps an eye on her Federal Way neighborhood. No one has anointed her as the neighborhood's official watchdog — yet.
A handful of Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) officials recently traveled to Michigan and Ghana on "study missions."
Federal Way police teamed up with South King Fire and Rescue to deliver winter coats for children at Olympic View Elementary School.
For the second year in a row, local Walmart employees protested the company's wages and policies in the weeks leading up to Black Friday.
The Federal Way School Board will likely see two new faces as Geoffery McAnalloy and Carol Gregory lead their respective races.
Early election results show Jeanne Burbidge, Kelly Maloney and Martin Moore leading their respective races for Federal Way City Council.
Election results show Jim Ferrell winning the race for mayor of Federal Way.
Sandy Allnock founded Operation Write Home to help overseas military personnel do just that — send cards to their loved ones.
A Federal Way woman is seeking answers after her apartment tested positive for methamphetamine residue.
The Mirror hosted an election forum Oct. 23, featuring candidates for Federal Way School Board. Candidates fielded questions from the audience. The forum was moderated by Dr. T.M. Sell of Highline Community College.
Longtime incumbent Bill Gates will seek re-election to position 1 against challenger Jerry Galland, a resident of unincorporated King County and an outspoken critic of South King Fire and Rescue.
In the lone race for Lakehaven Utilty District board of commissioners position 2, longtime incumbent Don Miller faces challenger Marie-Anne Harkness.
To cheer up Connor Bone, several dozen classmates at Todd Beamer High School signed a "get well soon" banner. Darci Huffman, 16, led the effort Monday and said fellow Beamer students are rooting for her friend's recovery.
Tatyana Koshevaya moved to the U.S. nearly 22 years ago, earned a college degree and became an advocate for immigrants. Today, she runs TK Consulting Services, whose headquarters have recently relocated from University Place to Federal Way.
A civil rights lawsuit accuses Federal Way police detectives of excessive force, unlawful arrest and manufacturing evidence against a man who was detained as a person of interest in a 2008 murder.
The Federal Way City Council denied a girl's effort to change city code so that she could keep a pygmy goat as her household pet.
At an estimated $32 million, the polarizing PACC would be the most expensive project in city history. Supporters say the PACC will be a catalyst for economic development in the downtown core near the transit center. Opponents call the project a potential boondoggle.
The Federal Way Mirror hosted a public forum for mayoral and city council candidates on Oct. 9 at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club.
The Federal Way School Board has rescheduled its public meetings in October because of the board's controversial trip to Europe.
The Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosted a forum for city council and mayoral candidates Oct. 2 at its monthly luncheon at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club.
Stacks Burgers, Fries, and Shakes will hold its grand opening Oct. 4 in Federal Way.
Federal Way Mayor Skip Priest is under investigation for possible theft after he was caught removing city-confiscated campaign signs.
Business is buzzing at Celebration Center, located at the southwest corner of S. 320th Street and Pacific Highway in Federal Way.
The new and improved Federal Way 320th Library will re-open Saturday with more parking, more materials, more lighting, more seating, more study rooms and more 21st-century amenities.
Federal Way School Board President Tony Moore was indicted in Oregon on seven counts of felony theft and faces a maximum of 10 years in prison if convicted.
The 2013 mayoral election is a rematch between two longtime Federal Way leaders as incumbent Mayor Skip Priest will once again face Deputy Mayor Jim Ferrell for the job.
To mark the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination, Federal Way resident Dean R. Owen has written a book that goes beyond the conspiracy theories and sexual lore.
Pulmonary fibrosis: Lung disease kills as many as breast cancer | Federal Way woman starts support group
Pulmonary fibrosis occurs when lung tissue is damaged and scarred. This incurable disease hinders the ability to breathe as the scar tissue thickens.
One of Federal Way's top cultural and tourist attractions is seeking proposals for new management.
A steel beam from the World Trade Center, along with a rock from the crash site in Shanksville, Pa., will form the centerpiece of a 9/11 memorial in Federal Way.
Vehicular homicide charges were filed against a driver who struck and killed a bicyclist last month in Federal Way.
Up to three recreational marijuana retail stores will be allowed in Federal Way, according to new rules announced last week by the Washington State Liquor Control Board.
April Hoffman wants her children to have a stable home. Her twin 15-year-old sons, DaShaun and Marschae Davis-Sanders, were born with cerebral palsy. DaShaun needs a wheelchair to get around, but their current apartment is not handicapped-accessible.
You can call her the Pied Piper of Federal Way, she said.
A new development that includes 308 multi-family housing units has been proposed at the Federal Way School District's former transportation center.
A Federal Way resident’s photo ticket was dismissed after the driver argued the legality of a school zone. Stephen Cramer received a ticket from photo enforcement cameras for allegedly driving 28 mph in a 20 mph school zone on 21st Avenue SW, adjacent to the Fred Meyer.
In June, Jess Todd filed a claim for damages worth $1 million with the City of Federal Way. Todd said Federal Way police endangered the public by failing to stop traffic and take proper safety precautions to prevent the collision.
After years of shopping and bargain-hunting, Laura Dinius realized that consignment stores for plus-size women's clothing are hard to find.