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- Nov 3, 2013 at 2:00PM
General election ballots were mailed Oct. 16. Deadline for voter registration was Oct. 28. The election is Nov. 5.
- 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.
- 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.”
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Nov 4, 2013 at 3:58PM
I am writing you with an enthusiastic endorsement of Mark Koppang for Federal Way City Council.
- 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."
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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).
- 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.
- 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.
- Nov 6, 2013 at 4:32PM
Regarding the district's new grading system, it is an obstacle to our children's success.
- Nov 6, 2013 at 4:13PM
Scenes from election night gatherings on Nov. 5, 2013, in Federal Way.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.