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SPORTS BRIEF: Schools offering athletic sponsorships

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 11:10AM

Federal Way Public Schools will continue a program of business sponsorship designed to raise revenue for high school athletic and activity programs.

I'm excited for Eddie Eagle GunSafe program in FW | Letters

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 10:58AM

I’m excited to announce our first presentation for kids will begin at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Federal Way Regional Library on 1st Way South. It’s free, with the sponsorship of friends from the Armed Defense Training Association (, participation from our local Federal Way Police Department, and the encouragement and resources provided by the National Rifle Association for this program.

FW Farmers Market hosts health fair | Community happenings

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 11:30AM

The market will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays through October at The Commons mall’s southwest parking lot. The Walgreens Health Tour Bus

2013 primary election candidate forums in Federal Way

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 1:00PM

The Federal Way Mirror is hosting candidate debates for contested races in the 2013 primary elections. Debate will run 6 to 8 p.m. July 31 at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club.

The truth about sex, cancer and HPV | Amy Johnson

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

Whatever you may think of Michael Douglas as a celebrity, he deserves praise for his honesty recently about HPV being the cause of his throat cancer.

Death with Dignity: State health dept. releases data for 2012

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

Washington State's fourth annual Death with Dignity Act report was released this week, with the Department of Health reporting that 104 people "who were dispensed lethal doses of medication in 2012 are known to have died."

Spring Valley Montessori School continues salmon tradition

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

Spring Valley Montessori School’s annual salmon release has helped revive the salmon population in the West Hylebos Creek, which runs through campus, located off Pacific Highway in Federal Way near the Pierce County line.

Welcome to summer school | Shiers

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the June 21, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Mayor got a little salty - and other local absurdities | Letters

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

What’s all the kerfuffle over Mayor Skip “the Hip” Priest? He got a little salty — so what?

King County enacts nation's second drug take-back law

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 1:00AM

The new law "promotes the safe disposal of unused prescription and over-the-counter medications" and will be funded by the drug manufacturers themselves.

BASEBALL: Baltimore Orioles promote Travis Ishikawa

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 8:00AM

Travis Ishikawa is back in Major League Baseball. The Federal Way High School graduate was called up by the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday. The first baseman was having an impressive season for the Norfolk Tides, the Triple-A affiliate of the Orioles.

SPORTS BRIEF: LifeWay Church hosting sports camp July 1-3

  • Jun 22, 2013 at 8:00AM

The LifeWay Church is hosting a sports camp from July 1-3 at Twin Lakes Elementary.

Advancing Leadership Class of 2013 fights human trafficking

  • Jun 23, 2013 at 1:00AM updated Jun 24, 2013 at 11:26PM

The Advancing Leadership Class of 2013 celebrated completion of their nine-month program with a graduation showcase on June 20, hosted by Grace Church in Federal Way.

Summer meals program for children starts this week in FW

  • Jun 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

Meals will be made available at no charge to children 18 and under at the following sites from June 24 to Aug. 23 (except July 4).

SPORTS BRIEF: Decatur hosting football camp July 15-17

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 1:52PM

Decatur High School will be hosting a summer football camp for youth going into seventh through ninth grade.

Man named T-Freeze makes death threat | FW crime blotter

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 2:29PM

At 11:51 p.m. June 23 in the 31000 block of Pacific Highway South, a woman contacted police, saying her boyfriend's life was in danger by a man known as "T-Freeze."

Mayor Priest is the right person for the job | Letters

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 12:14PM

I have known Mayor Skip Priest for many years and I believe he is the type of public servant that I want to have running our city.

Weyerhaeuser buys 645K acres, announces new CEO

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:43AM

Federal Way-based timber giant Weyerhaeuser Company has been stirring a buzz in the business world with a major land purchase and a change in leadership.

Council candidate Martin Moore is FW's future | Letters

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 5:00PM

When you think of voting for someone running for local office, what do you look for?

Twin Lakes HOA president responds to criticism | Letters

  • Jun 25, 2013 at 4:24PM

I would like to respond to the non-member of the HOA who wrote a letter discouraging homebuyers from purchasing one of approximately 25 homes currently for sale in the HOA and undermined any future home sales.

LITTLE LEAGUE: FW National, Steel Lake advance in 10-11 all-star tournament

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jun 27, 2013 at 4:50PM

The two Federal Way Little League organizations rolled into the semifinals of the District 10 this week at the 10-11 all-star tournament.

Former councilman and daughter ride bikes across the U.S.

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 4:37PM

Former Federal Way City Councilman Jack Dovey has embarked on a cross country bike ride with his daughter, Jeneca, from Washington, D.C., to Portland, OR.

SCOTUS overturns Defense of Marriage Act | Local reactions

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 4:17PM

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) made what many are hailing as a landmark decision, ruling to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).

Longtime Federal Way HS coach/teacher, Gary Brines, passes away

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jul 2, 2013 at 1:42PM

Federal Way High School lost a legend early Sunday morning when longtime boys basketball coach Gary Brines passed away.

SIDELINES: Trash talking and sports go hand-in-hand, right? Not in New Jersey

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 4:50PM

When a dude from Federal Way (me) thinks about New Jersey, one of the first things that pops into my head is people yelling at each other.

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