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PREP SPORTS SCOREBOARD — Oct. 7

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 12:42PM

Federal Way goals — Kayla Peterson (Julian Johnson); Gabriela Pelogi (unassisted); Pelogi (penalty kick). Puyallup goals — Sierra Carrington (Liz Griffith); Jordyn Bartelson (Jessica Udovich).

GIRLS SWIMMING: Ramey looking for additional state meet hardware

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 10:39AM

The Federal Way High School girls swimming and diving team isn’t lacking for individual talent this season. Longtime head coach Carla Boone brings back two of the better athletes this year in Kenna Ramey and Tia Thomas.

Council race is full of contrasts | Roegner

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 10:39AM

The race between appointed incumbent Diana Noble-Gulliford and candidate Martin Moore should be the closest of the three city council races, and provides some interesting contrasts.

PACC proposal is not in city's collective interest | Letters

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 10:44AM

I write this letter not for any benefit of my own, but to express my concern over the idea of creating a Federal Way Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC).

Fright Fest at Wild Waves Theme Park offers thrills and chills

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 12:01PM

Dubbed the "largest Halloween experience in Washington," Fright Fest at Wild Waves Theme Park begins Oct. 4 with 25 rides operating in the dark of night and two bone-chilling haunted houses.

City finance director Tho Kraus leaves for Lakewood

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 1:00AM

According to city spokesperson Chris Carrel, the search is already under way to replace Kraus and her financial expertise. Kraus will still lend an advisory hand as the city works on budget adjustments, and while the city looks for her replacement.

WIC services to stay funded through October

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 1:00AM

In light of the federal government shutdown, the state's Women, Infants and Children (WIC) food and nutrition program has funding to continue service through the end of October, according to the Washington State Department of Health (DOH).

Character matters in mayoral race | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

Don’t we need some “bottom lines” as we try to assess the race for our mayor? We need Jim Ferrell's vision and inspirational leadership to move this city forward in a responsible and therefore sustainable way.

Maloney can help bring jobs to Federal Way | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

I’ve known Kelly for 10 years. We’ve served on volunteer committees together. Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to see how her clear thinking has benefitted the community. There is no better example of this than her job creation initiative that will bring higher education to Federal Way.

Fire commissioner Bill Gates should be re-elected | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

I have known Bill Gates for over 25 years. He is a friend, a neighbor, and is an outstanding South King Fire Commissioner.

Many reasons to elect Martin Moore | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

Many reasons have been given as to why Martin Moore should be elected to the Federal Way City Council, but to me his most important ones are his dedication to his community and his desire to make a positive difference in the community he grew up in.

Where can I buy legal pot? | Shiers

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Oct. 4, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Burbidge has remained an independent voice | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

When we were moving into South King County in 1972, we were advised not to buy in Federal Way (school board in turmoil, "negative forces" prevailing).

Why I am supporting Skip Priest | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

I have known Skip for over 22 years. While we have not always seen eye to eye, he has always treated me with the utmost respect.

Get screened for breast cancer - and it could save your life

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 10:00AM

You’ve heard the statistic before: One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. So chances are you know someone who has been affected by the disease, and you may be wondering what you can do to stay cancer-free.

Jet Cities Chorus offers free group singing lessons for women

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 11:00AM

If you enjoy watching "Glee" or "The Voice," if you love to sing in the shower, if you are looking for something just for you, then Jet Cities invites you to join the group for seven free singing lessons.

Burbidge meets criteria for a candidate | Election letters

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 12:00PM

We wish to express our strong endorsement of Jeanne Burbidge for re-election to the Federal Way City Council. The criteria in a candidate that we hold dear are integrity, dedication, sincerity, and experience. These qualities are found in Jeanne.

TRACKING THE GRADS: Men's soccer players excelling in college

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 2:00PM

Dom Dismuke — The Decatur graduate is playing his freshman season at the University of Washington as a forward. Dismuke redshirted last year for the Huskies and has played in four games this season.

Tree lighting ceremony tentatively slated for Dec. 7 at mall

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 1:00AM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 11:21AM

After the Federal Way City Council voted no to moving the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony from The Commons Mall to the Federal Way Community Center (FWCC), city staff was directed to start conversations with mall management regarding the event.

What do sex and smoke detectors have in common? | Johnson

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 1:00AM

October is National Family Sexuality Education Month. It’s time for a conscious check-up of your family preventative safety measures so you can do all you can to make sure your child is equipped to handle things that may come his or her way.

3D mammography technology available at St. Francis Hospital

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 8:00AM

Franciscan Health System has introduced 3D mammography as part of its comprehensive and advanced breast care services for women in South Puget Sound.

School district writes to Mr. Federal Way | Letters

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 11:22AM

I enjoy reading your column each week, and noticed the concerns voiced about the lack of bus transportation within a mile of a school and, more recently, about the lack of lockers in schools. I'd like to offer some additional context, and a suggestion regarding your transportation concerns.

Put cancer prevention on your plate with fruits and veggies

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 8:00AM

You know that eating fruits and vegetables is important for your overall health, but did you know eating lots of produce can also reduce your risk for cancer? The key is filling your plate with many different colors.

FW chapter of Phi Beta Psi sorority helps cancer research

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 8:00AM

Gamma Delta of Federal Way is one of Washington’s three chapters belonging to the Phi Beta Psi National Sorority.

Illegal dumping leads to arrest | FW crime blotter

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 3:55PM

At 2:04 a.m. Oct. 6 in the 32000 block of 45th Place SW, police contacted a suspect regarding an illegal dumping complaint.

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