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Baruso announces bid for 30th District state representative

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 5:55PM

Federal Way Diversity Commission Chair and Port of Seattle Fire Department Captain Greg Baruso announced Friday his candidacy for 30th District state representative Position 1, as a Democrat.

Federal Way man changes plea to guilty in fatal DUI crash

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 11:09AM

A Federal Way man who initially pleaded innocent to vehicular homicide charges in a crash that killed a man last December changed his plea to guilty Friday morning.

SOCCER: Defending state-champion Raiders looking to defend title

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 3:00PM

It’s pretty obvious to anyone in the know, that the best high school soccer in the state is currently played in Federal Way. That was evident last year when the Thomas Jefferson Raiders won a state record, eighth 4A championship with a win over Union in the final.

Affordable Care Act buzz kill | Cartoon

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 8:00AM

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, 112,225 people have purchased ...

Social justice's return on investment is fast disappearing | My Turn

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 9:00AM

Social justice is one of those catchphrases that we’re all familiar with these days. What it means, no one really seems to know, but it sure does sound nice and makes whoever is saying it seem sophisticated and compassionate.

Praying to end abortion | Letter

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 11:00AM

A couple of weeks ago I submitted to the Federal Way Mirror my photo from the 40 Days for Life prayer Vigil in front of Planned Parenthood.

TENNIS PREVIEW: Jefferson in search of third-straight unbeaten season

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 3:00PM

The tradition of tennis at Thomas Jefferson High School just keeps rolling along. The Raider girls finished last season with a perfect 10-0 record to claim the program's second-straight South Puget Sound League Central Division championship.

Federal Way man with lifelong passion for soccer named Citizen of the Month

  • Mar 30, 2014 at 8:00AM

Some coins have great presidents’ faces imprinted on one side: Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

Pomeranian-Chihuahua available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Mar 30, 2014 at 10:00AM

Mia is a 10-month-old Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix who just wants to be pampered. Mia is hoping to finally find her a home to call her own.

Federal Way’s Rep. Linda Kochmar to seek re-election

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 12:41PM

State Rep. Linda Kochmar announced Monday that she will seek re-election to the Washington State House of Representatives in the 30th District, Position 1.

Spring Break Camp at the Federal Way Community Center

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 4:48PM

With spring break approaching, where’s a parent to turn to keep kids involved in positive activities? The Federal Way Community Center’s Spring Break Camp is the top choice for a place that is safe and fun for kids ages five to 12 years old.

South King Fire investigation costs $23,000 in legal fees

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 4:38PM

The recent complaint filed by South King Fire and Rescue (SKFR) Chief Al Church against SKFR commissioner Mark Freitas cost taxpayers $23,165 in legal fees, according to documents the Mirror obtained.

Federal Way High School principal leaves district for undisclosed reasons

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 4:20PM

Lisa Griebel, who had been the principal at Federal Way High School (FWHS) for the last seven years, quietly left the district recently.

Ten of Federal Way’s newest schools meet state standards, report notes

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 12:34PM

Ten of the Federal Way Public Schools newest schools have met or exceeded state standards, according to the first report on the district’s Asset Preservation Program that the board of directors heard during its March 25 meeting.

Federal Way accepting applications for human services funding

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 12:41PM

The city of Federal Way announces its 2015-2016 request for proposals for human services.

TRACKING THE GRADS: Women's softball

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 1:43PM

Hannah Kiyohara — The Thomas Jefferson graduate is currently playing her senior season at the University of Louisville. Kiyohara is a shortstop and outfielder for the Cardinals. She is currently hitting .232 with 11 runs, three doubles and 11 RBIs this season. Louisville is 20-11 on the year.

Federal Way native graduates from Air Force training

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 1:00PM

Air Force Airman Skyler M. Sogura graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Federal Way Rollermania raises nearly $10,000 for homeless shelters | Slideshow

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Apr 2, 2014 at 9:55AM

Hundreds of roller skaters — and bystanders not so skilled on wheels — helped raise funds to benefit winter shelters for homeless men and women on Monday.

Tracking the grads: Washington's Jeff Brigham bounces back after surgery

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Apr 25, 2014 at 2:07PM

For nearly a whole season, University of Washington pitcher Jeff Brigham didn’t know what was wrong with his arm. Numerous MRIs, cat-scans and X-rays showed no structural damage or reason for the Thomas Jefferson High School graduate’s pain when he took the mound.

Federal Way mayor announces big new changes during state of city address | Photos

  • Apr 2, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 3, 2014 at 9:05AM

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell announced several new changes for the city during his state of the city address on Wednesday.

BASKETBALL: Longtime Decatur basketball coach Kevin Olson steps down, takes Auburn Riverside job

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Apr 4, 2014 at 11:57AM

Kevin Olson is stepping down as the head boys basketball coach at Decatur High School after 14 seasons at the helm. Olson is set to take over the program at Auburn Riverside next season.

Federal Way Council approves funding for economic development director position

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 5:37PM

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved the funding for an economic development director position during its meeting Tuesday

Federal Way TAF Academy one of four schools recognized in state

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Apr 7, 2014 at 3:21PM

The Technology Access Foundation (TAF) Academy was designated a Washington State Innovative School, the State’s Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) announced March 20.

Change, controversy and more rumors abound in Federal Way | Inside Politics

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 5:43PM

What a month of change and controversy. The biggest change was Democratic state Sen. Tracey Eide announcing after 18 years in office she was not going to run for re-election.

Agencies should strive to do better job | Letter

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 5:45PM

As the current president of the Lakehaven Utility District board of commissioners, I wanted to thank Matthew Jarvis for his recent column grading the local government agencies in this community.

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