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Federal Way man, 18, dies in crash on SR 167 in Auburn

  • May 25, 2013 at 9:00PM updated May 29, 2013 at 11:51AM

A Federal Way man was killed in a single-vehicle crash about 5 a.m. Saturday in Auburn.

Woman accuses Federal Way cops of brutality during arrest | Hear the 911 call

  • Jun 3, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Jun 4, 2013 at 11:13AM

A Kirkland woman who faces a felony assault charge is also accusing Federal Way police of brutality during her arrest.

PTSD in the U.S. military: Vet Center offers free counseling

  • Jun 17, 2013 at 1:31PM

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has taken a new shape in the U.S. military, especially as servicemen and women endure multiple deployments to war zones in the Middle East.

Light rail: Sound Transit explores possible routes to FW

  • Jun 19, 2013 at 2:40PM

Representatives of Sound Transit were in Federal Way this week to give updates on the "alternatives analysis" related to potential alignments for a light rail connection to the city.

Longtime music teacher Don Barrows dies of cancer

  • May 28, 2013 at 4:00PM updated May 29, 2013 at 11:55AM

Beloved music teacher and community volunteer Donald M. Barrows died peacefully at home May 25 after battling brain cancer. He was 76.

State Fire Marshal's Office reports 354 injuries last year from fireworks

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 12:01PM

A total of 354 fireworks-related injuries and fires reported to the State Fire Marshal’s Office in 2012 by fire departments and hospitals.

Gov. Inslee confident of budget deal in state Legislature

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 4:05PM

As the July 1 deadline nears, Gov. Jay Inslee said he's confident that a budget deal will be reached in the state Legislature.

Police investigate Kent City Council candidate Ken Sharp for theft of his mother's funds

  • Jul 3, 2013 at 5:22PM

Federal Way Police recently arrested Ken D. Sharp, a Kent City Council candidate and local business owner, for investigation of first-degree theft in connection with the transfer of $485,417.58 from his 93-year-old mother's bank account into his bank account.

It's official — recall of Cy Sun certified

  • Jul 9, 2013 at 12:22PM

On Tuesday morning King County Elections officially certified the results of the June 25 special election to recall former Pacific Mayor Cy Sun. The official voter turnout was 49 percent, with 1,453 of the 3,016 ballots issued counted. The final tally of the vote was 949 (65.4 percent) votes in favor of recalling Sun with 502 (34.6 percent) in favor of retaining the former mayor.

Veterinarian's child porn stash included bestiality video

  • Jul 9, 2013 at 4:31PM

A Federal Way veterinarian whose child porn stash included a bestiality video has been suspended indefinitely from practicing in Washington.

Sound Transit seeks best light rail route through Kent

  • Jul 9, 2013 at 4:43PM

Sound Transit officials are trying to figure out in the next few years where to build light rail tracks when they extend the line along Kent's West Hill by 2023.

Primary election ballots to arrive this week in mailboxes

  • Jul 16, 2013 at 11:50AM

Ballots and voters’ pamphlets for the Aug. 6 primary election will arrive in mailboxes this week throughout King County.

Kent man receives prison sentence for Veterans Affairs travel fraud scheme

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 2:54PM

A Kent man received a 37-month prison sentence Tuesday for his role in taking kickbacks on fraudulently inflated travel vouchers when he worked at Seattle's Veterans Affairs Hospital.

Sheriff's Office reunites family with cremated remains found near Kent | Update

  • Jul 30, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Jul 31, 2013 at 11:15AM

The King County Sheriff’s Office is looking for someone who is missing a box of cremated remains that were found last week near the Soos Creek Trail in unincorporated Kent.

Man dies in fatal rollover on I-5 in Federal Way

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:50AM

Washington State Patrol reports that one person died Wednesday when a vehicle lost control on I-5 in Federal Way.

FWPS Superintendent Rob Neu receives pay raise

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:51AM

Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Rob Neu's base salary will be $240,000 for the 2013-14 school year, an approximate increase of $42,000 from the base salary of $198,000 he made for the last two school years, according to documents obtained by The Mirror.

State Patrol, police to crack down this month on drivers on cellphones

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 11:32AM

The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will have extra patrols from Aug. 5-23 targeting distracted drivers using cellphones or texting while driving in King County.

Des Moines man pleads guilty to 2011 fatal shooting

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 9:41AM

A Des Moines man has pleaded guilty to a 2011 shooting that killed a 19-year-old woman and wounded a 24-year-old man in Des Moines.

Congressman Smith supports boycott of Winter Olympics

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 10:08AM

Rep. Adam Smith (D-District 9) joined a growing number of individuals, businesses and communities offering support for the boycott of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Russia if President Vladimir Putin does not renounce a broad new anti-gay propaganda law.

Kent boy dies after dirt bike crash at Pacific Raceways

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 11:57PM

A 16-year-old Kent boy and Kentridge High School student died after he crashed his dirt bike at the Pacific Raceways' motocross track and was run over by another biker.

Seattle Thunderbirds open hockey training camp Aug. 22 at ShoWare Center

  • Aug 13, 2013 at 11:38AM

The Seattle Thunderbirds junior hockey team opens training camp Thursday, Aug. 22 for the 2013-14 season.

New ramp meters to help I-5 flow between Tukwila, Federal Way

  • Jul 23, 2013 at 8:46AM

Traffic will soon move a little smoother along eight miles of Interstate 5 between Tukwila and Federal Way with the help of several new ramp meters.

Photo ticket dropped after driver argues school zone's legality

  • Aug 21, 2013 at 3:58PM

A Federal Way resident’s photo ticket was dismissed after the driver argued the legality of a school zone. Stephen Cramer received a ticket from photo enforcement cameras for allegedly driving 28 mph in a 20 mph school zone on 21st Avenue SW, adjacent to the Fred Meyer.

King County has surplus of jail beds in Kent, Seattle

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 12:47PM

For the first time in decades, King County is experiencing a surplus in jail beds at its Kent and Seattle facilities.

Bringing back legendary Ricky Nelson's sound, story; twin sons carry on tradition

  • Sep 4, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Sep 5, 2013 at 2:31PM

Matthew Nelson best describes his dad's legendary music and acting career as a series of comebacks.

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