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Public weighs in on school board's trip to Europe

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 6:44PM

The Federal Way School Board got an earful during its Oct. 15 meeting, as numerous members of the community mostly expressed their disapproval of the board's recent trip to Europe as part of the district's Global Learning Initiative.

School board defends overseas trips: 'Very intense learning experience'

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 7:12PM

The Federal Way School Board has defended its recent overseas trips as necessary for the district's Global Learning Initiative.

FWPS joins Global Partnership Program

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 10:34PM

Federal Way Public Schools' (FWPS) efforts to implement the district's Global Learning Initiative got a big boost earlier this week when the district announced it had been selected as a participant in the Global Partnership Program.

I will vote no for Federal Way school levies | Letters

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 11:43PM

Rest assured, as a citizen for 27 years in this community, having voted yes in all school levies and being an active PTA parent and avid school supporter in the past, I will be spearheading a “vote no” campaign for school levies for the next election.

Pet goat saga ends as city council denies code revision

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 9:00AM

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.

PACC and prosperity in Federal Way | Letters

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 12:00PM

There has been much talk recently about the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC).

Supreme Court upholds ruling against FW police in woman's murder

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 3:23PM

The Washington State Supreme Court unanimously upheld a $1.1 million civil judgment Thursday in a Federal Way police negligence case involving the murder of a 66-year-old woman in 2008.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: School board drama, healthy sperm

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 4:31PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, do you think it was a good move by the Federal Way School Board to remove Tony Moore as president?

Man, 18, dies of gunshot wounds; police shoot fourth suspect

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 12:00AM updated at 10:47PM

Federal Way police report that an 18-year-old male died of gunshot wounds Thursday.

Decatur High School set to 'opt up' to Class 4A next fall

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 8:00AM

If Federal Way officials have their way, all four district high schools will play in the same division of the South Puget Sound League next fall.

Radical woman comes to Federal Way | Letters

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 11:51AM

I attended the Federal Way School Board meeting Oct. 15 to comment on Angela Davis coming to speak as the guest of the Federal Way Public Schools and its taxpaying residents for the kickoff of the district's "Intercultural Speaker Series" this year.

FOOTBALL: Jefferson shuts out Mount Rainier, 41-0, right in SPSL North playoff mix; FW rolls

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Oct 21, 2013 at 11:07AM

The Thomas Jefferson football team gave their fans an impressive Homecoming gift Friday night at Federal Way Memorial Stadium. The Raiders shut out the Mount Rainier Rams, 41-0, to remain right in the playoff mix in the South Puget Sound League North Division.

Mayor racks up mixed record | Roegner

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 11:00AM

Mayor Skip Priest is a proud man who has devoted much of his adult life to serving the community and wears his affection for Federal Way like a badge of honor.

Scam warning from FW senior | Letters

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 11:07AM

On Sunday, Oct. 6, a very nice, very friendly man came to my door and said he was in the neighborhood. He was looking for cars that had some scratches that he could bring back to looking like new again.

SPORTS BRIEF: Wolverines win Apple Cup soccer tournament

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 2:11PM

The Federal Way Football Club (FWFC) Wolverines girls under-12 finished in first place in their division at the 2013 Apple Cup soccer tournament in Wenatchee. The Wolverines won all four of their matches, including the championship, 5-1.

Superintendent Neu's luggage | Shiers

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Oct. 18, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Lawsuit accuses Federal Way police of excessive force, falsifying evidence in 2008 murder case

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 8:00AM

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.

Assets of Diana Noble-Gulliford | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00AM

I take this opportunity to endorse and humbly support the election of Councilmember Diana Noble-Gulliford to Federal Way City Council this coming November.

Martin Moore is energetic and trustworthy | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00AM

It has been my distinct honor to work with Martin Moore for over 13 years here in Federal Way. He is without a doubt one of the most energetic, hardworking and honest individuals I know. He has done it all in helping the people of Federal Way.

Jerry Galland for fire commissioner | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00AM

I am voting Jerry Galland for fire commissioner. Jerry brings a fresh perspective to the position.

Let's skip Skip and vote Jim | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00AM

Let the voters literally skip Skip Priest on the ballot and vote for Jim Ferrell.

Hands down, Maloney is the best candidate | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00AM

Kelly Maloney is the best candidate for Federal Way City Council Position 2, hands down.

How I learned to stop being afraid of Angela Davis | Letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 9:46AM

Many did not agree with Angela Davis’ ideas. I don’t agree with many of her ideas. I'm sure many did not agree with her tactics in the 1960s and 1970s, and much of her polarizing history that included membership in the Communist and Black Panther parties, and time in jail.

SIDELINES: Hop on the Seahawks bandwagon, there's room for everyone

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 10:00AM

Hop on everybody. There's plenty of room for everybody on the Seattle Seahawks bandwagon.

Kelly Maloney won the candidate debate | Election letters

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 10:00AM

After attending the candidate debate last week, I am excited to continue my support of Kelly Maloney for Federal Way City Council Position 2.

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