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FOOTBALL: Jefferson, Federal Way headed to postseason despite losses

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 4:25PM

It wasn't the way the Thomas Jefferson football team wanted to qualify for the program's second-ever appearance in the postseason. The Tahoma Bears downed the Raiders Friday night, 21-13, in a must-win game for the Bears.

Orion is proud to pay competitive aerospace wages | Letters

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 3:49PM

I would like to set the record straight in regard to statements made in the Oct. 31 letter to the editor by Ann Marie Clarke in which she states that Orion “pays minimum wage to most employees.”

CROSS COUNTRY: Several runners qualify for state championship meet

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 3:28PM

The hundreds of runners who converged on the American Lake Golf Course in Lakewood had to battle rain, cold and wind Saturday at the massive Westside Classic cross county meet.

Man fires shots in parking lot | FW crime blotter

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 3:14PM

At 6:57 p.m. Nov. 2 in the 31000 block of Pacific Highway South, witnesses reported seeing a man chasing two other men through a store parking lot.

I urge you to vote for Martin Moore | Election letters

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 3:54PM

I highly urge you to vote Martin Moore for the Federal Way City Council No. 6 position. He is a highly charismatic, confident and diligent leader. He is upbeat and he enjoys talking to people, even people he does not know (in public). He listens and answers questions very well.

Ferrell will move Federal Way forward | Election letters

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 4:05PM

Only one person had the courage to buck the trend of failed leadership. Only Jim Ferrell had the courage to stand alone and fight for the best interests of the people of Federal Way. That’s a true leader. By the way, Ferrell also led the effort to bring us elected judges, a positive change from the old appointed judge system.

2 letters in support of Koppang for council | Election letters

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 3:58PM

I am writing you with an enthusiastic endorsement of Mark Koppang for Federal Way City Council.

FWHS grad Marla Martenson earns award for memoir

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 4:08PM

Federal Way High 1980 graduate and author Marla Martenson is drawing praise and acclaim throughout the world for her new book, "Hearts on the Line."

TENNIS: Raiders finish up in second at districts, four snag state berths

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 4:14PM

The Thomas Jefferson boys tennis team ended up in second place at the West Central District Tournament, which concluded Saturday at the Capitol City Tennis Center in Olympia.

SWIMMING/DIVING: Federal Way's Ramey, Thomas win district championships, state next

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 10:42AM

Federal Way's Kenna Ramey and Tia Thomas punched their tickets to the Class 4A Girls Swimming and Diving Championships last weekend. The Eagle pair won events at the 2013 West Central/Southwest District meet Friday and Saturday at Curtis High School.

2.5 million cards and counting: Operation Write Home reaches U.S. troops worldwide

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 3:16PM

Sandy Allnock founded Operation Write Home to help overseas military personnel do just that — send cards to their loved ones.

Ferrell leads race for Federal Way mayor | ELECTION 2013

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 11:00PM updated Nov 7, 2013 at 5:22PM

Election results show Jim Ferrell winning the race for mayor of Federal Way.

Maloney, Burbidge and Moore lead city council races | ELECTION 2013

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 12:00AM updated Nov 8, 2013 at 3:05PM

Early election results show Jeanne Burbidge, Kelly Maloney and Martin Moore leading their respective races for Federal Way City Council.

McAnalloy and Gregory lead races for school board | ELECTION 2013

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Nov 7, 2013 at 5:21PM

The Federal Way School Board will likely see two new faces as Geoffery McAnalloy and Carol Gregory lead their respective races.

Gates leads for SKFR commissioner; Miller leads for Lakehaven commissioner | ELECTION 2013

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Nov 7, 2013 at 5:18PM

In the race for South King Fire and Rescue commissioner, incumbent Bill Gates is leading with about 57.1 percent of the vote (6,854) over challenger Jerry Galland, who has about 42.7 percent (5,123).

City honors Sounders' Lamar Neagle for charity work

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 7, 2013 at 5:24PM

Federal Way native and current Seattle Sounders player Lamar Neagle was honored during the city council's Nov. 5 meeting.

PACC fundraising group gains ground, schedules donation rally

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Nov 7, 2013 at 5:24PM

Joann Piquette, a member of the Federal Way Coalition for the Performing Arts (FWCPA), updated the Federal Way City Council on the group's continued efforts at fundraising for the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) project in downtown Federal Way.

Grading system is cheating students in Federal Way | Letters

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 4:32PM

Regarding the district's new grading system, it is an obstacle to our children's success.

Election night in Federal Way | PHOTOS

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 4:13PM

Scenes from election night gatherings on Nov. 5, 2013, in Federal Way.

State Rep. Freeman hosts town-hall style community gatherings

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 4:45PM

State Rep. Roger Freeman (D-District 30) will hold Community Social Gatherings from 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at Poverty Bay Cafe, 1108 S. 322nd Pl. in Federal Way, and 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at Dave's of Milton Restaurant and Lounge, 1502 11th Ave., Milton.

FOOTBALL PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Jefferson at Skyline

  • Nov 7, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 5:26PM

What's at stake: A berth into the first round of the 16-team Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the TJ/Skyline game will host the winner of a game between Federal Way and Edmonds-Woodway on Nov. 15 or 16.

FOOTBALL PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Federal Way at Edmonds-Woodway

  • Nov 7, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 5:26PM

What's at stake: A berth into the first round of the 16-team Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the Federal Way/Edmonds-Woodway game will play the winner of a game between Jefferson and Skyline. The TJ/Skyline winner will host the first-round game on Nov. 15 or 16.

Citizen petition ballot measure passes in Federal Way | ELECTION 2013

  • Nov 7, 2013 at 5:19PM

Passing with nearly 76 percent of the vote, Proposition No. 1 will restrict the submission of all citizen initiative petitions to the general elections because the voter participation is historically higher at general elections, and to avoid the added expense of a special election.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Grading system blues and election losers

  • Nov 7, 2013 at 5:29PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, would you ever think about having your kids transfer out of Federal Way Public Schools? I have friends who are legitimately thinking about it because of the grading system.

Semi-truck strikes pedestrian on I-5

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 6:48PM

Washington State Patrol reports a fatal accident occurred at 10:15 p.m. Thursday along I-5 in Federal Way.

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