For the Mirror

Thomas Jefferson High School’s (TJHS) World Schools Debate team finished 45th out of 200 teams. Photo courtesy of Federal Way Public Schools

Thomas Jefferson High School speech and debate team wins national awards

Four Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) scholars and one assistant coach took home awards from the recent Speech and Debate Nationals held June 16–23 in… Continue reading

 

Women’s Club of Federal Way recognizes members in the 90-plus club

The 90-plus club At its May luncheon, the Women’s Club of Federal Way recognized its members who are 90 years or older. Those recognized were:… Continue reading

 

Chamber CEO appointed to national commission

Rebecca Martin will serve a three-year term on the Certified Chamber Executive Commission.

 

King County Metro scheduled to roll out new, simpler $2.75 bus fare July 1

King County Metro’s new fare of $2.75 aims to make riding transit more convenient and avoid confusion over fare payment that leads to delays in… Continue reading

Local students receive scholarship from Comcast

Two students from Federal Way were among 82 students from throughout Washington to receive Comcast NBCUniversal’s Leaders and Achievers Scholarship for the 2018-19 school year.… Continue reading

Working together

Volunteers from Federal Way, Milton team up to clean up Pac Highway

Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club hosts Pepsi Northwest Women’s Open

Federal Way’s Claire Xu tied for low amateur honors

Multi-Service Center provides free summer meals for children

The Federal Way Multi-Service Center is providing free meals to children this summer. Meals will be served Mondays through Fridays through Aug. 28. There is… Continue reading

Reminder: Fireworks are illegal in Federal Way city limits

Residents are encouraged to attend organized Fourth of July celebrations

Overcoming the disparities in jury selection

Federal Way Municipal Court was part of a survey in 2017 that revealed a low rate for people of color appearing for jury service both… Continue reading

Judge Robertson installed as president of the District and Municipal Court Judges Association

Federal Way Municipal Judge Rebecca Robertson was recently installed as president of the District and Municipal Court Judges Association at the DMCJA Spring Conference. DMCJA… Continue reading

Federal Way Public Schools challenges students to read this summer

Reading at least 30 minutes a day can help prevent the “summer slide.”

Federal Way Police issue positive tickets for good behavior

About 1,400 tickets to local entertainment venues have been handed out since 2016

Federal Way High School students chat with Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

The class won the chat through a computer coding challenge with Code.org.

Prevent summertime blues with Federal Way’s summer day camp

Camps run weekly from June 25 to Aug. 31

Groundbreaking ceremony for new Panther Lake Trail set for June 21

The City of Federal Way Parks Department will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 10 a.m. June 21 for the new Panther Lake Loop Trail. When… Continue reading

Local optometrist receives Getman Award

Dr. Curtis Baxstrom of Northwest Vision & Learning Center in Federal Way has been named the 2018 recipient of the G.N. Getman Award by the… Continue reading

Federal Way resident named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

Thomas Edward Gates has a law practice in Tukwila

Federal Way man arrested for insurance fraud

Abdikarin Mohamed allegedly claimed two items were stolen from his car.

Ceremony will honor Vietnam Veterans UPDATE: Event canceled

Event has been rescheduled for Sept. 19.