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Federal Way legislator explains why she voted no for Native American history requirement

  • Jul 3, 2015 at 9:00AM

In late July, social studies teachers across the entire state of Washington will be required to teach Native American history.

Steel Lake and Federal Way National come up short in tournaments

  • Jul 3, 2015 at 2:00PM

Auburn Little League ended strong as they claimed the 10/11 tournament with two wins over the Steel Lake Little League all-stars in the championship.

Federal Way parents call on more access to special choice schools

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 2:27PM

As Tonya Pane took her 15-year-old son to his driver’s ed class, she asked him what he liked about his school.

King County Housing Authority earns high marks from HUD

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 4:16PM

The King County Housing Authority received a score of 97.5 out of a possible 100 points in an evaluation of the physical condition of its public housing portfolio by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Discarded cigarettes spark two Federal Way residential fires | Video

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 1:43PM

In two days, at least five families in Federal Way have been displaced because of residential fires caused by discarded cigarettes.

King County Green Schools Program honors 4 Federal Way schools, 50 others

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jul 1, 2015 at 10:42AM

The King County Green Schools Program recently recognized 55 schools for their conservation achievements.

Semi-truck spills lumber over I-5 near Federal Way, traffic backs up

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 10:07AM

An accident involving two semi-trucks on Interstate 5 near Wild Waves has traffic backed up through Tacoma, currently.

Federal Way officials eye WSU branch campus

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 4:56PM

Former University of Washington Husky Mayor Jim Ferrell hopes to attract his alma mater’s biggest rival to Federal Way.

Mardi Gras event attracts over 500 to support Federal Way’s MSC | Slideshow

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 6:08PM

Over 500 people clad in flamboyant Mardi Gras attire attended Multi-Service Center’s annual crab feed and auction on Saturday at the Federal Way Community Center.

Expect delays on SR-18 in Federal Way this week

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 5:29PM

Drivers who use westbound State Route 18 to access Interstate 5 can expect daytime delays this week as Washington State Department of Transportation

Miloscia calls for end to millionaire initiative process

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 11:00AM

Citing the millions of dollars needed to successfully run an initiative in Washington, Sen. Mark Miloscia called for the use of electronic signature technology to restore democracy to the initiative process.

Tolls on Tacoma Narrows, SR-520 bridges to increase July 1

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 12:00PM

The tolls on both the Tacoma Narrows and State Route 520 bridges will increase on July 1.

Law designed to reduce abuse of disabled parking takes effect July 1

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 1:00PM

Changes to the laws governing special parking privileges for persons with disabilities will take effect July 1

Cascade Regional Blood Services changes bloodmobiles

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 9:00AM

Blood donors in Pierce and south King County will soon notice a big change in the bloodmobiles where they donate.

Lakota Community Garden grows food for Federal Way organization

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 10:00AM

Lakota Community Garden made its first contribution to the Federal Way Multi-Service Center on June 26.

2015 All-City Baseball Team

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 1:53PM

2015 All-City Baseball Team

Retired dentist still making people smile in Federal Way | Senior Spotlight

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 9:00AM

When Leonard Loflin was 15, growing up on 64th and McKinley in Tacoma, his mother Irene decided to encourage him and his two sisters to pick up an activity.

Federal Way Senior Center seeks donations for yard sale

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 12:00PM

The Federal Way Senior Center is having a fundraising yard sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 23-25 and July 30 to Aug. 1.

Federal Way artist fills a niche market with colored pencil drawings

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 10:00AM

Much like how the wand chooses the wizard in “Harry Potter,” veteran artist Ann Kullberg feels that color pencil chose her.

Heat wave triggers blood shortage across northwest

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 3:00PM

Bloodworks Northwest has issued an urgent appeal for donors today after collections began to dip sharply as a result of the mounting heat wave and reduced collections caused by summer vacations.

Get paid to learn about recycling in Federal Way

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 12:00PM

Residents and staff of Federal Way apartments, condos and mobile home parks are encouraged to attend the city’s recycling ambassador training from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 30 at Federal Way City Hall, 33325 Eighth Ave. S. to become their complex’s on-site recycling expert.

Federal Way realtors seek recipients for next charity auction

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 3:33PM

Keller Williams Puget Sound realtors in Federal Way are seeking recipients for its fifth annual charity auction.

Setting off fireworks in Federal Way is illegal

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 9:00AM

The Federal Way Police Department and South King Fire and Rescue wants to remind residents that fireworks are illegal within the city limits of Federal Way.

$3 million loan is not new council direction | Letter

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 10:00AM

The recent Mr. Federal Way column in the Mirror regarding the city’s Community Development Block Grant section 108 loan for the Performing Arts and Event Center omitted some information that should have been included.

Stop flying Confederate flags in Federal Way | Letter

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 11:00AM

A lot has been made of the flag of the Confederacy flying in front of the state Capitol of South Carolina.

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