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PREP SPORTS WRAP: Federal Way's Mitch Stewart leads the way at state cross country meet

  • Nov 11, 2013 at 3:09PM

The cross country season came to an end Saturday at the state cross country championships in the Tri-Cities. Eight Federal Way school district runners made the journey across the mountains to compete at the Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco.

Federal Way Farmers Market's winter indoor bazaar opens Nov. 16

  • Nov 11, 2013 at 4:32PM

The Federal Way Farmers Market will open its winter indoor bazaar at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16. Opening day will feature Lynnae's Gourmet Pickles, a Tacoma-based company recently featured on the ABC show "Shark Tank."

Victim and police hunt for car prowler | FW crime blotter

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 2:12PM

At 8:02 p.m. Nov. 10 in the 400 block of SW 305th Street, police responded to a call from a residence.

TRACKING THE GRADS: Basketball players excelling in college

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 4:35PM

Talia Walton — The Federal Way grad is currently playing her redshirt sophomore season at the University of Washington. Last year, Walton was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team after averaging 13.6 points, which was 10th in the Pac-12, and 7.3 rebounds. She also had 58 blocks, which was second all-time in the history of UW, and made 57 3-pointers.

Protesters blast Walmart's wages and policies in Federal Way | PHOTOS

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 5:12PM

For the second year in a row, local Walmart employees protested the company's wages and policies in the weeks leading up to Black Friday.

PHOTOS: Honoring Our Own 2013 pays tribute to veterans

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 5:27PM

Federal Way’s fourth annual tribute to veterans, “Honoring Our Own,” was sponsored by the Historical Society of Federal Way and the Kiwanis Club of Federal Way. The event was held on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, at Todd Beamer High School. (SEE PHOTOS)

Operation Warm: Cops and firefighters donate coats at Olympic View Elementary

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 4:20PM

Federal Way police teamed up with South King Fire and Rescue to deliver winter coats for children at Olympic View Elementary School.

Grading system 'is screwing us all over,' say students in Federal Way

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 2:34PM

A packed house once again greeted the Federal Way School Board as parents, taxpayers and students spoke up about the continued glitches they've all experienced with the controversial standards based grading (SBG) system's implementation and execution this year.

Grading system: School board responds to criticisms, Neu hints at change

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 2:46PM

Federal Way School Board members sat through another round of haranguing by parents and others during the board's Nov. 12 meeting.

'Mad as hell' taxpayer and parents criticize school district

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 3:32PM

Parents and community members were in vociferous attendance again during the Federal Way School Board's Nov. 12 meeting.

County budget will enhance aquatic center and Little League fields in FW

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 4:20PM

The King County Council unanimously approved the county’s 2014 operating and capital budget. This budget includes a $718 million General Fund Budget, of which 73 percent is directed toward public safety and criminal justice programs.


  • Nov 14, 2013 at 12:04PM

A berth into the quarterfinals (Final 8) of the Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the Federal Way/Skyline game will host the winner of a game between Skyview and Richland on either Nov. 22 or 23.

Frustration, change and Democrats | Roegner

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 3:51PM

According to voters, the local election theme for 2013 turned out to be “frustration, change and Democrats.”

City to establish tourism website

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 3:49PM

Federal Way has contracted with Seattle firm efelle media to produce a new tourism website, using lodging tax dollars to promote tourism.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: District treats kids like guinea pigs

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 4:04PM

Q: I was one of more than 100 parents who showed up to the Federal Way School Board meeting Tuesday night who was looking for answers regarding the standards based grading system. I came away with the opinion that the school board is not listening to its constituents. They are going to do what they want to do, and there’s nothing parents or students can do to change their minds.

Typhoon Haiyan: Washington mobilizes relief for Philippines

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 10:35AM

Super Typhoon Haiyan's devastation has left the Philippines in a state of emergency, and many Washingtonians are mobilizing to help.

Superintendent Neu, your company is broken | Letters

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 1:30PM

A lot of press was given to the pay increase that Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Robert Neu received. It was about a 20 percent increase ($42,000), raising his annual pay to $240,000.

Boeing vs. Washington's economy | Shiers

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 1:32PM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Nov. 15, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

FW educators travel to Ghana and Michigan on study missions

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 3:12PM

A handful of Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) officials recently traveled to Michigan and Ghana on "study missions."

FOOTBALL: Federal Way completes second-half comeback, beats Skyline, 26-20; Richland next

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 11:00PM updated Nov 20, 2013 at 9:13AM

Down 14-0 at halftime and really looking like they could get nothing going, the Federal Way Eagles completed an impressive second-half comeback and beat the Skyline Spartans Friday, 26-20.

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?

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