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Homeless man sleeps at high school | FW crime blotter

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 12:07PM

At 2:53 p.m. July 28 in the 30000 block of 16th Avenue South, a homeless man was discovered on the grounds of Federal Way High School.

Family's pet pygmy goat must go, says city animal control

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:50AM

A Federal Way family faces an emotional dilemma after neighbors complained about the odor from their pet pygmy goats.

Most drowning deaths in state occur in rivers and streams

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 4:28PM

Snowmelt from mountains can cause unexpectedly chilly water temperatures, even at the height of summer. According to the DOH, "cold water can affect even strong swimmers' muscles and nervous system within 10 minutes, overriding strength and endurance."

Please remember Officer Patrick Maher | Letters

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 4:20PM

August 2 marks the tenth anniversary of the death of Federal Way Police Officer Patrick Maher.

Committee mulls over historic designation ordinance

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 5:04PM

The July 23 discussion was prompted by a desire to have the Dumas Bay Centre on Dash Point Road recognized as a historic site — something that Dumas Bay Centre's Conference Coordinator Rob Ettinger said is possible.

PHOTOS: Salmon Bake 2013

  • Jul 29, 2013 at 5:51PM

More than 500 people attended the Federal Way Kiwanis Club's annual Salmon Bake, held July 26 at Steel Lake Park.

Federal Way High School 50th reunion is coming to town

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 12:16PM

Fifty years after graduating, class members of Federal Way are gathering in the city the weekend of Aug. 9-11. A big decision by the Class of 1963 is to celebrate in Federal Way with a theme of “Play It Again, Pay It Forward.”

Traffic alert: SW 320th St. construction runs through Aug. 9

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 12:04PM

According to the city, construction crews will perform pavement repair, planing, loop detection installation and paving on SW 320th Street from 21st Avenue SW to 30th Avenue SW. Construction will take place from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 29 through Aug. 9, weather permitting.

MLS: Lamar Neagle throws out first pitch at Tacoma Rainiers game

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 3:13PM

Lamar Neagle has always been known to put in the extra work at training each day to make sure that he is getting the most out of the session.

HYDROPLANES: Oh Boy! Oberto, Hanson win Columbia Cup, Seafair next

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 4:11PM

Defending national champion Steve David in the U-1 Oh Boy! Oberto beat the field to the coveted inside lane and zipped to victory in the Lamb-Weston Columbia Cup in the Tri-Cities on Sunday.

Primary election candidate forum: City council, school board

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:50AM

The Federal Way Mirror is hosting candidate forums for contested city council and school board races in the 2013 primary elections. Forum will run 6 to 8 p.m. tonight (July 31) at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club, 3583 SW 320th St.

DaVita settles in Federal Way office and plans to add jobs

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:51AM

Kidney dialysis company DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc. moved its accounting and payroll operations to Federal Way — along with 350 jobs and room to grow.

Annual Kid's Day slated for Aug. 7 at Steel Lake Park

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 2:18PM

Steel Lake Park will host the city's 11th Annual Kid's Day from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7.

SOCCER: Blast Off Tournaments kick off this weekend

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 10:21AM

For the next two weekends, hundreds of youth soccer players will be converging on Federal Way.

BRIEF: Federal Way Lady Knights U-14 fastpitch finishes second at World Series

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 11:12AM

The Federal Way Lady Knights 14-under fastpitch softball team finished in second place at the National Softball Association (NSA) Western World Series in Ventura, Calif. last weekend.

EDITORIAL: Endorsements for 2013 primary election

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:51AM

The top two candidates in the Aug. 6 primary election will advance to the general election in November. Below are endorsements by The Mirror’s editorial board for three contested primary races in Federal Way.

Kelly Maloney will make a difference for safety | Letters

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:48PM

I write today to publicly endorse Councilmember Kelly Maloney and to ask other Federal Way citizens to vote for her in the upcoming primary election and again in the general election.

Medgar Wells is the best candidate for school board | Letters

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:51PM

There are three candidates for Federal Way School Board Position 4: Carol Gregory, Medgar Wells and Kenneth Lance Barton.

SIDELINES: 'Fail Mary' referee is writing a book?

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 9:14AM

It was pop artist Andy Warhol who coined the term, “15 Minutes of Fame.”

TJ students are rewarded for painting sheriff substation

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 11:29AM

Thomas Jefferson High School sophomores Kyleigh Carbon and Jacob Swanson were honored this week for their efforts to serve South King County communities.

KARATE: TJ's Kiel Hicks headed to Pan American Games, World Championships

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 11:18AM

Kiel Hicks has plenty of stamps on his well-used passport. The Thomas Jefferson High School junior-to-be will be able to add a couple more in the near future.

FWPS details cost of global trips for officials; Chinese education delegation visits

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:03PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) provided data on a number of recent global trips taken by various FWPS officials, most notably an extensive trip to China that ran from April 10 through May 1 earlier this year.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Why do people blast their music?

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:00PM

Q: Why do the people in the apartment complex next door to me feel the need to “share” their music from their car stereos at all hours of the day and night? And is there a noise law in Federal Way?

Superintendent's globetrotting leads to education insight

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:26PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) Superintendent Rob Neu had the chance to reflect on some recent international trips he had taken to Indonesia and South Korea, sharing his experiences with the school board during its July 23 meeting.

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.

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