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Longtime beloved Federal Way Mirror employee dies at 57

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 12:37PM

The Mirror lost one of its own when longtime employee Mary Lou Goss lost her battle with cancer on Sunday.

Thomas Jefferson High School students volunteer during day of service

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 12:19PM

Thomas Jefferson High School recently honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy throughout a week of service.

King County seeks applications for youth sports facilities grants

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 12:50PM

Whether it’s a rowing center, baseball field or skate park, in communities from Federal Way,

Franciscan Health System names new regional chief information officer

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 12:22PM

Rand Strobel is the new regional chief information officer for Catholic Health Initiatives Region Five, which includes Franciscan Health System. He began his new role on Jan. 21.

Governor announces capital punishment moratorium; will not affect those already on death row

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 2:56PM

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced that he is imposing a moratorium on carrying out the death penalty in the state, saying that “use of capital punishment is inconsistent and

Seahawks didn’t need any breaks this time around | Letter

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 3:54PM

Congratulations to the Seattle Seahawks on their first Super Bowl win.

King County Council OKs taxing district for transportation funding

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 3:32PM

The King County Council unanimously approved the formation of a Transportation Benefit District (TBD) this week, a move the Council hopes will be able to solve the challenge of public transportation funding experienced in the last five years.

King County Council begins work on ‘living wage’ policy

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 3:44PM

The King County Council will begin work on trying to figure out how to implement a “living wage” policy, as Councilmember Rod Dembowski introduced a motion to begin that work on Feb. 6.

Kochmar donates new state flag to Historical Society of Federal Way | Photos

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 4:10PM

Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way, personally donated a brand new Washington state flag to the Historical Society of Federal Way.

District levy passing in early results

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 9:00PM updated Feb 12, 2014 at 4:33PM

Federal Way's Educational Programs and Operations replacement levy is passing in early results

Federal Way teen’s local anti-bullying efforts gain wider recognition

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 10:13AM

Kajmere Houchins, an 8th grade student at Illahee Middle School, was recognized by the Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) board of directors on Tuesday for her work dealing with bullying issues in schools.

BASKETBALL: Beamer girls and boys lose in SPSL Championship; Districts up next

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 10:17AM

It wasn't a good night for Todd Beamer High School Tuesday inside Kent's ShoWare Center. Both the boys and girls basketball teams lost in their respective South Puget Sound League Championship games.

Federal Way school board president steps down, leadership reshuffled again

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 3:46PM

The Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) board of directors played leadership roulette again, as Danny Peterson stepped down as president on Tuesday,

TEAM CELSKI BLOG: Is this Las Vegas or the 2014 Winter Olympics?

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 9:08AM

Sue, Chris, Andrea and I went to the figure skating event on Tuesday and had close-up seats. I have never seen live figure skating before. What a place to see it first-time.

Federal Way's Decatur to hold special graduation for student with brain tumor

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 4:57PM

Dom Cooks will graduate from Decatur High School next Thursday. The school is holding a special graduation ceremony for Cooks at 6 p.m. inside the Decatur gymnasium on Feb. 20.

Pigeon poop peeves passengers at Federal Way Transit Center | Write a Blessing

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 4:47PM

The weather is chilly and gray as a Seattle attorney waits patiently in line for the Sound Transit 577 bus at the Federal Way Transit Center. He’s happy that he will make the 7 a.m.

Condoms 101: Your guide to National Condom Week

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 9:48AM

It’s National Condom Week, so here’s your guide to condoms, just in time for the holiday that celebrates love: Valentine’s Day.

Decatur student escapes abduction attempt Tuesday afternoon, letter sent home

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 2:45PM

A Decatur High School student reported that she escaped an abduction attempt Tuesday afternoon. The school's principal David Brower, sent out an email to the families of Decatur students Thursday evening informing them of the incident two days after the attempt.

Medical marijuana vendor robbed at gunpoint | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 11:00AM

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

TEAM CELSKI BLOG: J.R. qualifies for finals in 1,000 and 5,000-meter relay

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:06PM

It is 3 a.m. (3 p.m. in FW) as I write this here in Sochi. I’m getting about three to four hours of sleep a night, still ravaged by jet lag. It’s so bad that I’ll be watching a competition around 6:30 p.m. here (6:30 a.m. in Federal Way) and suddenly doze off struggling to stay awake. Hoping to get into the time zone soon … sleep desperately needed.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Beamer will take on Federal Way Saturday with a Regional berth on the line

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 1:39PM

A berth into the Class 4A Regional Tournament will be on the line Saturday in the Battle of Federal Way.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Beamer gets back on track, dominates Olympia in district opener

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 2:34PM

The third-ranked Todd Beamer girls bounced back from their only loss of the season with a 49-26 win over the Olympia Bears Thursday in the opening round of the West Central/Southwest District Tournament.

Federal Way community needs dialogue on gay issues | Letter

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:46PM

With Ms. Amy Johnson (Jan. 25 issue), I also decry the violence, bullying and discrimination done against those who have a homosexual orientation.

Choice Enrollment for Federal Way middle, high school students open through Feb. 28

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:37PM

Choice enrollment for secondary students in Federal Way Public Schools is currently open and continues through the end of February.

Federal Way school board member reflects on recent trip to Europe

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:34PM

Federal Way Public Schools’ (FWPS) ambitious Global Learning Initiative (GLI) was back on the front burner this week, as FWPS board member Claire Wilson gave a presentation on the trip district officials and administrators took to parts of Europe last fall.

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