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Commuters are forced to fight morning traffic | Letters

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 1:00AM

The one thing all of the people of Federal Way want is to fix the things they see wrong with their city.

Primary election forecast and headliners | Roegner

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 1:00AM

The primary election is next week and we should have a better idea how November might look.

WIAA denies Federal Way’s proposal to let sixth-graders play middle school sports

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 9:00AM

If the Federal Way school district had its way, sixth-graders would be eligible to play sports at the city’s middle schools.

PACC is defining element of this year's election | Letters

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 11:00AM

The real defining element in this year’s election is the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC). If Federal Way is going to start growing into the mantle of being the city of choice in the South Puget Sound, it needs to invest in its cultural infrastructure.

Kelly Maloney will work to make FW a better place | Letters

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 1:00AM

I first met Kelly in the 2008 Advancing Leadership class. She is a sincere person who puts her effort and experience to work making Federal Way a better place for people to live and work.

Who starts most of the wildfires in Washington? | Shiers

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Aug. 2, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Please let Federal Way girl keep her pet pygmy goat | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 10:44AM

We are pygmy goat breeders from Oregon. We travel to a lot of NPGA (National Pygmy Goat Association) shows in Washington and have for many years now. Federal Way residents Kelly and Ava Anissipour are part of our goat family, and so we enjoy Ava’s determination of her wants.

The Mirror got council primary endorsement wrong | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 10:42AM

There are 3 candidates for the Federal Way School Board Position 4, and for Federal Way City Council Positions 2 and 6. I agree with The Mirror’s endorsements for two of the three positions up for election.

Woman finds would-be burglar in window | FW crime blotter

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Aug 6, 2013 at 10:12AM

At 4:21 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 32000 block of 1st Lane SW, a woman caught a man attempting to make entry into her home.

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D'arte will move to FW

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 11:23AM

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D'arte will move its headquarters to Federal Way in 2014.

Road construction: Can we do better next time? | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 1:12PM

When I moved to Federal Way about 13 years ago, I was much impressed as to how well they take care of their roads and sidewalks — unlike Seattle, Tacoma and some of the surrounding communities that only repair their chuckholes after they lose a couple of cars in them.

MLS: Sounders FC sign star Clint Dempsey to a monumental contract

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 2:05PM

People around the Seattle area have always thought that they were the center of the soccer world in America. The unbelievable fan support the Sounders FC have received in Major League Soccer (MLS) over the last several years has further cemented that notion.

HYDROPLANES: TJ grad Jamie Nilsen finishes seventh at Seafair

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Aug 8, 2013 at 5:03PM

Jamie Nilsen reached the pinnacle of boat racing in the United States last weekend when we drove an unlimited hydroplane in the final heat of the Albert Lee Cup at Seafair Sunday on Lake Washington.

Desna Cup sports and culture festival returns to Federal Way

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 1:07PM

As one of Federal Way's biggest cultural festivals, the annual Desna Cup returns this month with soccer, volleyball, food and activities for the whole family.

Primary election results: Maloney and Moore lead council races; Gregory leads school board race

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 8:00PM updated Aug 7, 2013 at 11:28AM

King County Elections has reported the initial results of the Aug. 6, 2013, primary election. Below are results from Federal Way races as of Tuesday night. Votes are still being counted. Results will be certified Aug. 20.

Federal Way cop resigns over alleged sexual misconduct

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 8:00PM updated Aug 7, 2013 at 3:05PM

A Federal Way police officer has resigned over allegations of sexual misconduct, which included sending lewd photos and text messages to a crime victim.

Public safety does matter in Federal Way | Letters

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 1:00AM

We must not forget that Mayor Skip Priest has repeatedly cut the number of police officers in our city and rejected funding for three more in 2011 without input from the council.

Police pursue suspect who fled through neighborhood

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 11:53AM

Federal Way police joined a manhunt for a suspect accused of stealing a vehicle, then fleeing on foot through neighborhoods near S. 288th Street and Military Road South.

Pet goat debate: Council hears pros and cons of girl's case

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 2:29PM

Ava Anissipour, 12, is attempting to get the city to reconsider the ordinance regarding pet goats in an effort to keep a second pygmy goat she recently brought into her home.

BRIEF: Federal Way National signing up for Fall Ball

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 5:03PM

The Federal Way National Little League is currently conducting online registration for the 2013 Fall Ball baseball season at

SWIMMING: Marine Hills wins third-straight All-City championship | Slideshow

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 5:06PM

The Marine Hills Swim Team extended its dominance of the Seattle Summer Swim League Tuesday night by winning its third-straight All-City championship, which was held at the Sand Point Country Club in Seattle.

'Credit card' for PACC? Federal loan application splits council

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 10:57PM

With a 4-3 vote, the Federal Way City Council approved moving forward with the application process for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 108 loan program.

Resident not satisfied with city attorney's apology

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 8:37AM

At the time, city attorney Pat Richardson cited the council's rules regarding conduct at the public comment podium. However, for resident Norma Blanchard, the apology was not enough.

SIDELINES: A U.S. boycott of the Winter Olympics would be devastating for athletes

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 9:26AM

There is a growing movement from plenty of powerful people that the United States should boycott the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia — which is too bad.

I will not forget Officer Maher | Letters

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 9:30AM

I was one of the thousands who paid tribute to Officer Maher at that time, and I still think of the Maher family often.

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