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Former Humanitarian of the Year dies

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

"Federal Way's 1998 Humanitarian of the Year, Ted Ulmer, has died. He was 93. Ulmer, who was known around his neighborhood as a kind soul who looked out for the downtrodden by providing food and conversation, succumbed to stomach cancer on Dec. 20. It was his third time fighting the disease. He had beaten it twice before. He was such an incredible man, said Ulmer's neighbor Linda Smith.Smith nominated Ulmer for the Humanitarian of the Year award after watching his years of anonymous service to the community, which he did until he could no longer walk... "

Community Calendar

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

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Color-blind love. Mixed-race marriages becoming more popular

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

"When Dave and Helena Reynolds were asked a week before their May 25, 1974 wedding to discuss the challenges of interracial relationships, Helena didn't know what to say.I thought, 'What? What challenges?' Helena says. It was almost removed from me. We had a real blessing in what we had.The couple did speak as part of a panel at Whitworth College, where they met, but they say their racial differences - Helena is Filipino, Dave is white - represents a minor obstacle compared to their other differences... "

Entertainment calendar

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

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The Year in Review. Federal Way's top 10 stories

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

"Take a look back at the top news stories of 2000, with updates. "

Shutterbug captures famous faces

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

"The world of celebrity magazines beckoned every time Michelle LeClech's family sat down for a dinner of baked beans bought with food stamps or when her stepfather told her she couldn't play with someone because they were not white.Flipping through the glossy pages of the magazines as a teen-ager, LeClech discovered places where people dined on filet mignon and mingled at parties with seemingly no regard for race... "

Community Calendar

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

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Church Calendar

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:13AM

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CRC clothing bank seeks new source of funding

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

"The loss of $4,500 in funding could mean a colder winter for some Federal Way school children who rely on the Parent Teacher Student Association clothing bank to get socks, underwear and other clothing come September and the start of a new school year.However, Susan Honda, clothing center coordinator, says she'll pursue new funding sources for the center before hitting the panic button. If the loss is not made up, the gap won't be felt until the new school year begins... "

Star Student

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

"Ask Luke Beal what his greatest accomplishment is and the Star Lake Elementary School sixth-grader will say it's improving his reading level.Dramatically improving, that is.In the fourth grade Luke's reading score was far behind his classmates.... "

Election results

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

Visit the King County Elections Web site for the most recent ballot counts.

Fire Department Proposition 1 passing

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

Federal Way Fire Department personnel were breathing a huge sigh of relief Tuesday night with Proposition 1 passing by a comfortable margin.

Gates, McMahon leading in fire district race

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

It appears William T. Gates and Melvin McMahon will advance to the Nov. 6 General Election in the Position 3 Federal Way fire commission race.

Seabury School art on display in Tacoma

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

Artist-in-residence program an eye-opening experience

It's make or break for Federal Way fieldhouse

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

City officials test water for multi-purpose facility

Sound Transit center moves forward

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:12AM

Plan would bring an estimated at $38 million in property improvements

Federal Way sign code still drawing fire

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Business, city at odds over advertising

A giving heart

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Video drive helps sick kids

Adult businesses: Are all treated equally?

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Attorney says Deja Vu is singled out

'Culture Shock' hits Highline Community College

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Cultural fashion show highlights International Education Week

Apartments gain face-lift

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Former Villa Del Mar complex renamed View at Redondo

Better days ahead after soggy week

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Water runoff covers area roads, seeps into businesses

New high school's principal predicts challenges ahead

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Facility scheduled to open in 2003

FW officials don't want city split in redistricting

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

City's growth makes prospect uncertain

Preparing for disaster

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 10:11AM

Emergency response team graduates test their preparedness

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