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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.

Federal Way Council's challenge to fill vacant seat | Inside Politics

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:40PM

Jim Ferrell’s election as mayor created an opportunity for some aspiring politician as it created a council vacancy.

Mirror co-worker made glorious first impressions – and lasting ones

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 5:21PM

The death of a person you know is something you are never prepared for.

Rep. Freeman’s bill will help parents with disabilities keep their children

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 7:00AM

Public testimony at the hearing for House Bill 2616 was moving. Sarah, a parent with intellectual disabilities, talked of a son she had taken away from her 25 years ago.

It's about equal justice | Cartoon

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

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Mirror sets up scholarship for Decatur students in honor of late employee

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 9:00AM

Mary Louise Goss asked many people she knew: “What would you do better?”

Taking a 'selfie' of Federal Way, Part 2 | My Perspective

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 11:00AM

City of Federal Way, you have some work to do. I know you hit a rough patch with the recession.

Orville, the distinguished gentleman | Pet of the Week

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 1:00PM

Orville is a handsome little distinguished gentleman that really gets along perfectly with other dogs.

TEAM CELSKI BLOG: Olympic break means a tour of Sochi

  • Feb 16, 2014 at 8:57AM

We took a break from the Olympic Park action yesterday since J.R. had no short track events. Rather, Sue, Chris and I caught a train from Adler up the coast to Sochi, the namesake city of these Winter Olympic Games.

Federal Way school district Highly Capable Program nominations now open

  • Feb 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

Federal Way Public Schools’ Highly Capable Program (HCP) is accepting nominations for students who will be in kindergarten through the fifth grade in the 2014-2015 school year.

TEAM CELSKI BLOG: J.R. doing fine after hitting block in 1,000 meters

  • Feb 17, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Feb 18, 2014 at 9:31AM

It’s been a busy few days with a lot of activity. Many are wondering how J.R. is after the fall he took on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the 1000m race. He hit a block that was out of position when he was cranking up to pass back into first place and race to the finish line.

Kochmar bill that helps local water-sewer districts passes House

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 9:53AM

Legislation co-sponsored by Rep. Linda Kochmar that would help local water-sewer districts operate more efficiently and possibly keep rates from rising, passed from the House unanimously Feb. 12.

WRESTLING: Decatur wins Region title, qualifies 11 for Mat Classic; complete results

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 3:55PM

Team scores: Decatur 222, Bonney Lake 157, Lincoln 150, Enumclaw 150, Timberline 124, Auburn Mountainview 115, Peninsula 105, North Thurston 60, Lakes 27, Foss 22, Shelton 20, Wilson 4.

Federal Way workers cleaning up graffiti backlog | Photos

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 10:04AM

A key longstanding component of the city of Federal Way’s efforts to keep its neighborhoods and downtown attractive is the city’s graffiti removal program.

LITTLE LEAGUE: Federal Way National hosting final Majors tryout Saturday

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:08PM

Federal Way National Little League is still taking registration and conducting tryouts for Majors (12-under) level baseball and ability assessments for AAA level (9-11) play.

BASKETBALL: Beamer boys and girls headed to Regional Tournament

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 2:23PM

The Todd Beamer boys and girls basketball teams are both headed to the Class 4A Regional Basketball Tournament.

TEAM CELSKI BLOG: Pin trading and ice conditions the talk of Sochi

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 9:31AM

It’s now Wednesday morning at 7:45 a.m. here in Sochi. After two days of cloudy, rainy weather, we are waking up to another beautiful day.

Residents voice concerns to school board about proposed Federal Way development

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Feb 28, 2014 at 3:03PM

Residents of the neighborhood directly adjacent to Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) old “bus barn” site on South 320th expressed their concerns to the board of directors on Feb. 11, saying Bellevue-based DevCo’s proposed “High Point”

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