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UK's Rotherham rape scandal: The horror of political correctness | My Turn

  • Sep 6, 2014 at 5:00PM

A scandal rocked England last week, when a report revealed that town authorities knowingly covered up the systemic abduction and rape of young British girls (and a few boys) in the town of Rotherham.

Immunization rates for state youth improve

  • Sep 6, 2014 at 6:00PM

The recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Immunization survey found that 71 percent of Washington state children under 3 years old got a “series of recommended vaccines” in 2013, which was up 6 percent from the immunization rate in 2012.

Cornerstone Medical Services hosts stomach cancer summit in Federal Way

  • Sep 7, 2014 at 8:00AM

Cornerstone Medical Services recently hosted the first stomach cancer summit in Washington state’s history, business officials said.

Ugly campaign tactics in Federal Way | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2014 at 1:00PM

I was shocked by the ugly photo-chopped visual imagery of Shari Song depicted in a pricey, glossy mailer sent out by a group, or possibly person, calling itself Working Families, based in Sammamish.

Federal Way police deploy 14 automated external defibrillators in patrol cars

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 6:00AM

The Federal Way Police Department has joined the coordinated effort to increase the chances of saving a life by adding 14 automated external defibrillator devices in police patrol cars.

South King Fire to host 9/11 memorial dedication

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 7:00AM updated at 9:30AM

South King Fire and Rescue will host a public dedication to its newly constructed 9/11 memorial on Sept. 11, the 13th anniversary of this tragic day in American history.

Thank you for helping with FUSION’s mission | Letter

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 12:00PM

Those who attended the 21st annual FUSION (Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed, and Needy) art event, “Moroccan Mystique” on Aug. 6 helped the all-volunteer non-profit to raise a record-breaking total of $155,000 net profit for the FUSION transitional housing program for homeless families.

Federal Way drivers urged to avoid I-5 in Olympia in coming weekends | Traffic alert

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 1:29PM

The busy Interstate 5 and U.S. 101 interchange in Olympia will be the focus of vital bridge structural repair work over the weekends of Sept. 12 and Sept. 19. Preparations for the two weekends will require lane and ramp closures each Thursday night, Sept. 11 and Sept. 18.

Federal Way high schools have a rough Week 1 in football | Photos

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 4:00PM

The four Federal Way high schools had a rough opening week of football, as all four teams lost.

Habitat for Humanity, Delta Air Lines begin milestone renovation in Federal Way | Slideshow

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Sep 10, 2014 at 9:28AM

Mireya Valdovinos, 33, found herself and three children living in her father’s leaking trailer.

Local man speaks about homeless hardships during Federal Way fundraiser featuring Lenny Wilkens

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:25PM

By the time Tom Medhurst was 7 years old, he slept in an old station wagon with his parents and three older siblings that they considered home.

Federal Way driver takes home national championship

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 1:48PM

Local race car driver Michelle Miller recently won her second Sports Car Club of America National Championship at the club’s National Solo Championships in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Federal Way home sales up by 23.3 percent from last year

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 2:00PM

Redfin, a real estate brokerage company, recently published home transactions in Federal Way during the month of July. The transactions only reflect those found in the Multiple Listing service, a regional database of available real estate for sale my member brokers.

Over 1,000 turn out for movie night at downtown Federal Way park | Photos

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 3:03PM

Over 1,000 residents turned out to watch Despicable Me 2 on a 40-foot screen at Town Square Park on Saturday.

South King Fire drops 800 golf balls to benefit Decatur football | Photos

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 3:25PM

The Decatur Football Booster Club held their second annual Balls of Fire Golf Ball Drop to raise funds for the Gators football team on Saturday at Decatur High School.

Vote no on gun measure I-594 | Letter

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Initiative 594 is a proposed measure that its proponents claim will prevent mentally ill and other prohibited persons from obtaining firearms.

Gardens won’t move with Weyerhaeuser departure

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

The bonsai and rhododendron gardens near the Weyerhaeuser campus will not be moving with the company’s planned departure to Seattle,

Federal Way police chief recognizes community for helping theft victim

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 10:00AM

Federal Way Police Department Chief Andy Hwang awarded a number of Police Chief Citations to police officers, civilian staff members and community members for their help with assisting Lee Emory-Rosengreen after a U-Haul truck with all of her possessions was stolen earlier this summer.

Federal Way Mirror to host candidate forum Oct. 22

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Oct 3, 2014 at 11:01AM

The Federal Way Mirror will host a public candidate forum from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at the Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club, 3583 SW 320th St., Federal Way.

Police investigating dead puppy found suffocated in crate in Federal Way field

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 5:10PM

Federal Way police are investigating the suspicious death of a pit bull puppy that a Weyerhaeuser security guard found in a field near the campus on Sept. 5.

Public invited to view new Federal Way police vehicles' look

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Sep 12, 2014 at 8:28AM

The Federal Way Police Department will roll out its new black and white Ford Interceptor police vehicles Tuesday.

Federal Way school board opposes Public Health closure

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 10:31AM

The Federal Way Public Schools board of education on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution that officially opposes the closure of the King County-Seattle Public Health centers in Federal Way and Auburn.

Pearsall named Federal Way City attorney

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Sep 12, 2014 at 8:27AM

Mayor Jim Ferrell announced Wednesday the appointment of Amy Jo Pearsall as Federal Way City attorney. The mayor has forwarded her appointment to the City Council for confirmation at the Oct. 7 meeting.

Weyerhaeuser: A turning point for Federal Way | Mayor's Memo

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 2:11PM

Weyerhaeuser’s plans to move its headquarters to Seattle in 2016 represents a turning point for our community, and a significant opportunity to strengthen our economy.

More to Doherty's departure behind the scenes | Inside Politics

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 11:08AM

Several weeks ago Mayor Jim Ferrell announced that Patrick Doherty would no longer head the Community Development department at City Hall and that he would be working from home for an indeterminate period.

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