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Sound Transit to hold Federal Way hearing on potential new low-income fare options

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 3:10PM

Sound Transit is seeking input on potential new low-income fare options as the board considers updating transit fares on Sound Transit Link light rail, Sounder commuter rail and ST Express buses to align with a new King County Metro low-income fare.

Ellie the cat available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 12:00PM

Ellie the cat is looking for a home. She is a very outgoing, affectionate young girl that loves her people time. As soon as you sit down she wants to be on your lap.

Highline College earns national diversity award

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 1:00PM

Highline College received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.

Weather forecast impossible | Letter

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:54AM

When I turn on the weather news on TV, I can feel pretty sure that it will be accurate for the next day. If the forecast were to be for the next month, I would have many reservations as to its accuracy.

King County deputies pilot body cams | Cartoon

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:44AM

King County deputies pilot body cams... "Hey! The camera's up here."

Federal Way middle school kicks off Korean language program

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:36AM

Students in grades six through eight at Saghalie Middle School are beginning to learn the Korean language this year, thanks in part to a $14,000 grant from the Korean Ministry of Education.

Area historical partners celebrate 150th anniversary of the telegraph

  • Sep 20, 2014 at 11:30AM

The Greater Kent Historical Society, Kent Museum and historical partners celebrate the 150th anniversary of the telegraph with a series of free programs.

Elderly woman struck in Federal Way crosswalk dies; sister dies during funeral

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 5:19PM

An elderly Federal Way woman who was struck in a crosswalk on Sept. 12 died of a head injury several days later.

Tracking Federal Way grads: K.W. Williams

  • Sep 21, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Mirror’s 2012 Male Athlete of the Year K.W. Williams continues to succeed at Idaho State University, where the star athlete is now playing wide receiver for the Bengals.

Wild Waves seeks actors, artists for Fright Fest; auditions Saturday

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 5:38PM

Wild Waves Theme Park invites the local community to audition to be a part of the Fright Fest team for the region’s most ghoulish month-long event, beginning on Oct. 3.

'Crazies' protesting in front of Decatur | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Sep 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, so the city was planning on installing a playground at Town Square Park but tabled that plan,

Big Sky Conference honors Federal Way native

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 3:42PM

Portland State’s Kelly Miller was named Big Sky Conference co-Golfer of the Week after the finest performance of her career.

Federal Way students teach about airplanes at India school

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 3:29PM

Two Federal Way students recently attended a remote school in Nagappatinam, India that was established to provide an education to children who were some distance away from government schools.

Reporting on good news | Editor's Note

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 2:19PM

Working in the journalism industry the past 10 years, I’ve seen my share of bad news.

Quibble about South King Fire’s justification | Letter of the Week

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 2:18PM

South King Fire and Rescue is proposing a $45 million bond issue, noting as part of the justification the loss of property tax revenue from the housing market downturn.

Thomas Jefferson volleyball downs Evergreen 3-2

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 2:39PM

From staff The Thomas Jefferson High School volleyball team took out Evergreen 3-2 on Sept. 11.

Federal Way resources available to help residents prepare for emergencies

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Sep 19, 2014 at 3:04PM

There’s no time like the present to prepare your home and family for an emergency. That’s especially true in September, National Preparedness Month.

Federal Way program fosters inclusion of all abilities | Photos

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

Tina Pomeromtz doles out hugs to participants as they file into the hallway at the Federal Way Community Center on a recent Wednesday afternoon.

Opinion drips with gender, race, class privilege | Letter

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

Your reporter’s “My Turn” column in the Sept. 5 issue is correct in that the systematic non-response to years of child sexual abuse and rape is “horrific.”

Over $7,000 worth of tires stolen from Firestone | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 6:08PM

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

Q&A: Views on Weyerhaeuser, PACC, mayor and more | Inside Politics

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 6:05PM

I frequently get asked questions about the columns I write. Since other readers might have the same questions, here are a few along with my answers.

Planning Commission recommends ban on marijuana businesses in Federal Way

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 12:55PM

The Federal Way Planning Commission met on Wednesday to hear city staff recommendation on whether marijuana-related businesses should be allowed in certain zones.

Federal Way author of JFK Book to speak at Tacoma Library

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:42PM

John Kennedy: the Man, Myth and Legend will be the topic of a presentation at 7 p.m. on Sept. 23 at the main branch of the Tacoma Public Library. Admission is free.

City of Federal Way to host free recycling event

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:10PM

The city will host a free one-stop recycling event between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20 in the Wild Waves Parking Lot at 36201 Enchanted Parkway S.

Federal Way Council authorizes $221,000 for Public Health Center agreement

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:48PM

The Federal Way City Council received a standing ovation at Tuesday’s council meeting after they unanimously voted to spend $221,000 toward the Federal Way Public Health Center’s operating costs for 2015.

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