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Applaud for Miloscia, but not his party | Letter

  • Mar 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

I applaud Mark Miloscia for being an honest guy in revealing his change in parties from Democrat to Republican before the election for the state Senate seat.

Hundreds attend job fair in Federal Way to fill 900 positions at Wild Waves | Photos

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 10:12AM

Hundreds of job applicants packed the cafeteria at Todd Beamer High School on Sunday morning, hoping Wild Waves would hire them for the 900 summer positions the theme park is filling.

Federal Way school district reviews End of Course exam results

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 12:54PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) board of directors heard a report back about what appeared to be dismal results for the district when it comes to End of Course (EOC) exams.

Safeway cashier robbed at gunpoint | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 12:58PM

Woman assaulted in hotel parking lot: At 2:18 a.m. on March 16 in the 31000 block of Gateway Center Blvd. S.

Federal Way residents targeted by massive Archdiocese data breach

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 3:22PM

At least four Federal Way residents have been targeted as part of the national tax-fraud scheme that impacted the Seattle Archdiocese, according to information provided by the Federal Way Police Department (FWPD).

Fire destroys waterfront home | South King Fire & Rescue Roundup

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 9:55AM

During the month of February, South King Fire and Rescue responded to 1,356 calls, including 35 fires, 23 serious car accidents and nine CPR calls, with three successful resuscitations.

Washington state 4-H teens assemble in Olympia

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 10:35AM

Five King County 4-H members, including Federal Way resident Allison DeBoer, joined more than 200 teens from around Washington state for the WSU 4-H Know Your Government (KYG) Conference over President’s Day weekend.

Air industry professionals needed to judge Federal Way students’ science projects

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 11:42AM

Calling all aerospace engineers, pilots, scientists, mathematicians, journalists, humanitarians, artists, astronauts and other professionals who work in the areas of flight and space.

40 days to pray for pro-choice | Sex in the Suburbs

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 12:35PM

The other day, I was talking with a friend about parenting. We were connecting over the idea that we instilled in our children that they have choices, hoping to empower them to make mostly responsible and life-giving ones.

Sound Transit to host neighborhood sessions on Federal Way Link Extension

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 9:28AM

Sound Transit is hosting a series of neighborhood drop-in sessions this week through April 17 to give the public a chance to hear about alternatives for extending light rail service from SeaTac to Federal Way.

Federal Way Council votes to support Metro funding measure

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 4:39PM

The Federal Way City Council voted 5-2 to lend their support to Proposition 1, the April 22 ballot proposal aimed at maintaining current levels of Metro Transit service.

J.R. Celski wins silver medal at World Speed Skating Championships

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 10:20AM

Federal Way's J.R. Celski ended up with an overall silver medal at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships last weekend in Montreal.

Fire and water districts make the mark, city and schools do not | If I Were Czar

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:37PM

My two daughters recently brought home their report cards from Sherwood Forest Elementary. After my recent opposition to the school district levy, I was relieved to see that their report cards were free of profanity.

Federal Way school board ups and downs | Inside Politics

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:39PM

The Federal Way school district’s unstated district goal for the last several weeks was to cooperate, get along and don’t do anything to distract from passing the school levy.

Beamer highlights All-City Girls Basketball Team

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 2:37PM

The 6-foot-2 Huff was a force in the middle of the Titans’ offense and defense. Huff was a first-team, All-SPSL South selection after leading Beamer in scoring and rebounding. Huff averaged 13.5 points a game and had a high game of 25 points during a win over Bellarmine Prep at the West Central/Southwest District Tournament. Huff also had 24 during a loss to Mount Rainier in the SPSL Championship game.

Jefferson gymnastics team wins academic state championship

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 3:47PM

The Thomas Jefferson gymnastics team was recently awarded the Class 4A Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) academic state championship. The Raiders finished the winter sports season with a grade-point average of 3.824. The team is coached by Kelie Horracks.

Students shine at Federal Way Public Academy; lottery determines admission

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:04AM

Arguably Federal Way Public Schools' crown jewel, the Federal Way Public Academy, means success for students. But getting into the school can mean stress and worry for students and families.

Tahoma Junior High teen pages in Olympia for state House

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:42AM

Corbin Alcott, a student at Tahoma Junior High School, served as a legislative page in the Washington House of Representatives between Feb. 10-14. He was sponsored by his 30th District Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way. Corbin is the son of Angie and Rudi Alcott of Maple Valley.

Q&A with Mr. FW: March Madness — vasectomies and local soap operas

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:46PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, what’s your opinion on your tax dollars being spent on an investigation brought on by the “Good Ol’ Boys Network,” better known as South King Fire and Rescue?

PREP SPORTS SCOREBOARD — March 20

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:16PM

Highlights — Federal Way, Gabe Togia, 1 for 3, 3 RBIs; Edward Peraza, 2 for 4, run; Travis Layden picked up win on the mound. Decatur, Brandon Jackson, 1 for 1, HR; Jacob Kolterman took the loss on the mound.

Bliznyuk leads Beamer to state, earns All-City Boys Basketball honors

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 26, 2014 at 10:13AM

The 6-foot-5 senior guard had an ultra-impressive season for the Titans. Bliznyuk was named the South Puget Sound League South Division Player of the Year and was also The News Tribune’s All-Area most valuable player after averaging 19.6 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.5 steals a game.

Weyerhaeuser awarded Federal Way’s top business recycler of the year

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM

The City of Federal Way has named Weyerhaeuser the business recycler of the year for 2013, with a presentation at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. The Leadership in Recycling Award recognizes local businesses that increase recycling, reduce waste generation and adopt other sustainable practices.

'Hunger Games' of Federal Way

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM

The annual lottery for admission to the Federal Way Public Academy leaves some feeling cold

Pet of the Week: Gracie the cat

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

"Gentle, sweet and soft spoken" Gracie is looking for a permanent home while being fostered here in Federal Way.

Federal Way High School student serves as House page

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 11:00AM

Ayana Freeman, a student at Federal Way High School, served as a page recently in the Washington State House of Representatives. Sponsored by state Rep. Roger Freeman (D-Federal Way), Ayana is the daughter of Sonya Freeman and Rep. Freeman of Federal Way.

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