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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.

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.

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 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.

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.

Affordable Care Act buzz kill | Cartoon

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 8:00AM

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

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.

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.

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 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.

Federal Way Rep. Roger Freeman to seek re-election

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 10:09AM

Rep. Roger Freeman announced today that he will seek a second term to the state House of Representatives in the 30th Legislative District.

Money muddles World Vision hiring policies | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Mar 27, 2014 at 5:25PM

Q: Hey Mr. Federal Way, did you hear that World Vision moved into the 21st century and agreed to hire people who are in same-sex marriages

Students report strange man in van | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Mar 27, 2014 at 5:19PM

Ex-girlfriend follows man in traffic: At 2:51 p.m. on March 23 at an undisclosed address, a man reported that his ex-girlfriend was following him in traffic and attempting

South King Fire's elementary school parody | Inside Politics

  • Mar 27, 2014 at 5:16PM

“He was looking at me,” said the sixth grader to the teacher recently. While childish, those words are pretty close to one of the complaints contained in South King Fire and Rescue (SKFR)

Federal Way firefighters, volunteers help in mudslide rescue

  • Mar 27, 2014 at 5:12PM

Federal Way firefighters and volunteers are part of a search effort underway to find 90 people who are still missing after a massive mudslide in Oso, Wash. that killed at least 25 people.

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.

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Decatur hoping for a return to state tournament; Beamer also loaded

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 8:00AM

Baseball at the four high schools around Federal Way is the best it’s been in a long time this season. The rosters at Decatur, Federal Way, Beamer and Jefferson feature some of the best individual talent in the area and playoff berths for all four aren’t out of the question.

Outgoing Public Works director reflects on service to Federal Way

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 4:04PM

Cary Roe has seen Federal Way through a lot in the last two-plus decades. From the formation of the city itself, to being tasked with implementing some of the largest infrastructure projects

Federal Way school district clarifies changes at Truman following confusion

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 3:55PM

The announcement of a new program at Truman High School next fall recently left district officials and community members confused about the changes set to take place at the district’s alternative high school.

Federal Way’s World Vision reverses short-lived policy to hire gays

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 3:49PM

After World Vision officials announced changes to its hiring policy on Monday that would allow Christians in same-sex marriages to be employed at the agency, the organization reversed its decision on Wednesday following widespread criticism.

Federal Way’s World Vision changes hiring policy to allow Christians in same-sex marriages

  • Mar 26, 2014 at 1:24PM

Christian humanitarian relief giant World Vision has changed its hiring policy to allow Christians in legal same-sex marriages to be employed at the Federal Way-based agency.

Bliznyuk leads Beamer to state, earns All-City Boys Basketball honors

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 26, 2013 at 10:13AM

The 6-foot-5 senior guard had an ultra-impressive season for the Titans. Bliznyuk was named the South Puget Sound League South Division Player of the Year and was also The News Tribune’s All-Area most valuable player after averaging 19.6 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.5 steals a game.

SPORTS BRIEF: FWFC '97 Blue wins State Challenge Cup title

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 26, 2013 at 10:13AM

The Federal Way Football Club (FWFC) Boys '97 Blue soccer team travelled to the Starfire sports complex in Tukwila and won the Virginia Mason Washington State Challenge Cup championship recently.

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