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Metro Transit to discuss possible service cuts in Federal Way

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 1:00AM updated at 11:56AM

Metro Transit will hold a meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Federal Way Community Center, 876 S. 333rd St., to discuss the possible impact of cuts to Metro Transit service in the near future.

I refuse to buy anti-rape underwear | Johnson

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 8:00AM

A New York company is raising money to develop a line of undergarments called Anti-Rape Wear, which use straps and webbing that are scissor- and knife-resistant to prevent ripping or cutting them off, or pushing them aside.

More than 500 students earn drivers licenses through FWPS program

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 3:00PM

With the passage of House Bill 1635 in 2012, drivers education programs were given the ability to administer both the knowledge and skills tests on site.

FWHS retains status as 'demonstration school' for AVID program

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 3:00PM

Federal Way High School retained its status as an AVID demonstration school, one of only 125 schools worldwide to be denoted with that status.

Angela Davis is the wrong speaker for FW schools | Letters

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 4:00PM

Is Angela Davis really the right type of speaker for Federal Way?

Call to action for FW school district's grading system | Letters

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 4:00PM

I would like to continue the conversation started by Mr. Federal Way in his opinion published on Nov. 7.

Escaped prisoner falls asleep at restaurant | FW crime blotter

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:17PM

At 4:32 a.m. Nov. 17 in the 2100 block of South 320th Street, employees of a restaurant reported there was a man sleeping in the restaurant.

Driver under investigation in truck rollover on I-5

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 1:04PM

Washington State Patrol reports that the accident happened shortly before 7 p.m. Nov. 17 on southbound I-5 near South 288th Street in Federal Way.

STATE SWIMMING/DIVING: Federal Way's Ramey finishes career with two more titles

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 1:44PM

Federal Way High School senior Kenna Ramey finished up one of the best swimming careers in the history of the state of Washington Saturday afternoon.

Letting voters decide on the PACC | Letters

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 12:59PM

There are people who would like to see the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) put up to a vote of the people. I have two points to make in regards to this idea.

Diana Noble-Gulliford thanks community and supporters | Letters

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 2:41PM

It is with great regret that I concede my efforts to maintain my seat on the Federal Way City Council, Position 6.

Watch out, burglars: Federal Way woman keeps an eye on neighborhood

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 10:59AM

While working from home, Carla Ackley also keeps an eye on her Federal Way neighborhood. No one has anointed her as the neighborhood's official watchdog — yet.

VOLLEYBALL: Christian Faith loses in state title match to Tekoa-Oaksdale

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 11:06AM

The Christian Faith High School volleyball team came very close to winning the program's first-ever Class 1B state championship.

Grading system: Superintendent says 'modifications are needed'

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:19PM

A letter from Superintendent Rob Neu indicates that Federal Way Public Schools could change its controversial grading system.

Non-profit helps Federal Way families with special needs children

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:16PM

Birth to Three Developmental Center, a non-profit organization located at 35535 6th Place SW in Federal Way, focuses on helping infants and toddlers with developmental delays or disabilities, and also their families.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Perception is everything for schools

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:22PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, why do you keep picking on the school district? Didn’t your dad teach you not to hit a man when he’s down?

Bus riders fear cuts to Metro service in Federal Way area

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:21PM

With two temporary funding measures set to expire in the next year, King County Metro is once again faced with the possibility of fairly severe cuts to its service hours.


  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:37PM

What’s at stake: A berth into the semifinals of the Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the Federal Way/Richland game will host the winner of a game between Chiawana and Wenatchee on either Nov. 29 or 30. The semifinal game will be played in Eastern Washington.

EDITORIAL: Superintendent makes impossible but noble promise

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 7:00PM

Federal Way Public Schools have a graduation problem, and Superintendent Rob Neu has promised to fix it.

Ode to government's best and brightest in Washington | Roegner

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 8:00AM

The anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death caused me to reflect on his expectations that the “best and brightest” should serve their government.

Goodbye, Federal Way | Andy Hobbs

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 10:00AM

Today is my last day in Federal Way. It’s been a fun ride, and I look forward to the next phase of my career.

FW Community Gardens Foundation honors Volunteer of the Year

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 2:21PM

The Federal Way Community Gardens Foundation honored its Volunteer of the Year, Mandy Blackmon. She performs every task in the garden, from greenhouse work to planting, harvesting, composting, and even the dreaded weeding in the rain.

Dropout rate vs. Global Learning Initiative in Federal Way | Shiers

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 3:00PM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Nov. 22, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Local teen's anti-bullying resolution approved by state board of education

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

Federal Way teen Kajmere Houchins' goal of including students in the process of creating anti-bullying policies in schools got a significant boost earlier this month.

City solidifies ordinances for urban gardening and farming

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

The Federal Way City Council voted unanimously to make revisions to the city code to clarify issues regarding urban farming/gardening.

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