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More parking available near transit center for FW commuters

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 12:25PM

Sound Transit reports that 56 new parking spaces are available near the Federal Way Transit Center.

Lakota intersection traffic alert

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 12:26PM

As part of the Lakota Safe Routes to School project, crews are scheduled to place the final asphalt overlay from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 29 at the intersection of SW 312th Street and SW Dash Point Road.

Then and Now: Check out resident's 109-year-old house

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 1:15PM

In a contest called "Then and Now," Gayle Bean won in the "most different" category in the Federal Way Mirror's online voting.

SWIMMING/DIVING: Federal Way's Ramey wins two events in record-setting times at SPSL Meet

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 2:33PM

Federal Way senior Kenna Ramey has already proven to be the class of the South Puget Sound League during her Eagle career. Ramey further cemented her all-time status Saturday at the SPSL swim meet at the Rogers Aquatic Center.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: Beamer cross country teams impress at SPSL Meet

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 4:11PM

The Todd Beamer cross country teams both snagged top-three finishes at Saturday's South Puget Sound League Meet a Fort Steilacoom Park. The Titan girls finished in second place in the team standings behind Tahoma and the Beamer boys ended up in third place.

Fact checking Federal Way's mayoral candidates | ELECTION 2013

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 7:00PM updated Oct 29, 2013 at 11:06PM

Federal Way political candidates are advertising ahead of the Nov. 5 general election. Below are fact checks on claims made by the mayoral candidates in their campaign literature. This list is intended to clarify the claims, and not necessarily label them as correct or incorrect.

Burbidge is a strong advocate for the city | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:39AM

I am an over 30-year resident of Federal Way and I strongly support Jeanne Burbidge for re-election to the Federal Way City Council.

Noble-Gulliford is thoughtful and well-informed | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:38AM

I write in support of Diana Noble-Gulliford for Federal Way City Council Position 6.

PACC: Is Federal Way ready for this investment? | Letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:45AM

As with probably the majority of citizens of Federal Way, I am not extremely educated in the operation of municipalities, so I decided to take a very simplified approach to the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC).

Mark Koppang will listen and lead | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:38AM

Voters, you have your ballot. It's your right and your duty to wisely choose leaders in this general election. Some of you ignore the information swirling about this time of year, others dabble at the table of details, and some relish the banquet of knowledge to be devoured.

Fairbanks knows how business works | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:39AM

Voting time is here. If you haven't voted yet, I would like to ask you to vote for John Fairbanks. He is running for Federal Way City Council Position 4.

Suspect charged after pot deal turns fatal in Federal Way

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 5:26PM

A suspect accused of fatally shooting a Federal Way man during a marijuana deal has been charged with a weapons violation.

When in doubt, vote them out | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 5:00PM updated at 11:06PM

It is election time again, and my philosophy on voting for incumbents is as simple as it gets: “When it doubt, vote them out,” which is why I didn’t vote for incumbents like Skip Priest Jeanne Burbidge, etc.

Convicted felon arrested after standoff with Federal Way police

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 9:48AM

Federal Way police arrested a convicted felon who was barricaded in a vehicle early Wednesday morning.

School district defends and explains standards based grading

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 1:48PM

The controversial standards based grading (SBG) system is back on the radar in Federal Way.

Let's talk about sex ... and consent | Amy Johnson

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 2:16PM

Since it is “Let’s Talk!” Month (Family Sexuality Education Month), let’s revisit the topic of consent, especially for teens.

Centerstage Theatre's Laura Campbell wins Melissa Hines Award

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 2:08PM

At Seattle’s Gregory Theatre Awards on Oct. 28, Centerstage Office Manager Laura Campbell won the coveted Melissa Hines Award.

Community center hosts 'No School Camp' in November

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 4:25PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) will have no school Nov. 7 and 8, and also will have no school on Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day.

Parents, student speak up about grading system problems

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Oct 31, 2013 at 4:49PM

Another year, another round of confusion and displeasure about Federal Way Public Schools' standards based grading (SBG) system.

I urge you to vote for Mark Koppang | Election letters

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 1:42PM

I write in support of Mark Koppang for the Federal Way City Council, Position 2.

Carol Gregory is the right choice for schools | Election letters

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 4:55PM

I have to say that I am very disappointed in your endorsement of Medgar Wells for Federal Way School Board Position 4 "because of his lifetime of hands-on experience in schools as a teacher, principal and administrator."

Martin Moore has a heart for the community | Election letters

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 4:54PM

As a legislative aide in Olympia, Martin has gained valuable experience, which makes him a seasoned candidate for city council.

Move over, Skip - we need Ferrell for mayor | Election letters

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 5:05PM

Let's cut to the chase here. Jim Ferrell is who we need for mayor.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Please run for school board?

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 5:17PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, we need you on the Federal Way School Board. Please consider running…soon.

Questions for South King Fire candidate Jerry Galland | Election letters

  • Oct 31, 2013 at 5:08PM

We know South King Fire and Rescue Commissioner Bill Gates’ experience and record. Below are a few questions for his opponent, candidate Jerry Galland.

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