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Federal Way man petitions city to annex property

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 9:00AM

The thought of inclusion into Federal Way city limits is teasing Richard Butko, who owns property on Military Road South. Butko, of unincorporated King County, can literally see the city limits from his property at 37815 Military Road S. On April 7, he submitted to the city an Intention to Petition for Annexation into Federal Way. The city council, absent Linda Kochmar, unanimously passed a motion June 3 to allow Butko to proceed with a petition, but requested the proposed annexation area expand beyond Butko’s property.

Federal Way-area grad copes with citizenship hurdle in college quest

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 9:00AM

Irais Cartier, 18, is facing a more difficult path to college than most high school graduates. Cartier, who will graduate from Thomas Jefferson High School on June 8, is ineligible for federal financial aid and for many college scholarships because she is not a United States citizen. “It’s been very hard, the whole process of immigration,” said Cartier, whose family moved to the Federal Way area from Mexico when she was 4 years old.

Students find meth lab ingredients | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 9:00AM

A log of police calls and incident reports in Federal Way.

Spooked by the supernatural? Federal Way ghostbusters on the case

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 9:00AM

Perception, curiosity and people’s fear of the unknown are what keep AGHOST members searching for the dead. Advanced Ghost Hunters of Seattle-Tacoma (AGHOST) is a Federal Way-based group that investigates reports of the paranormal. Its members meet twice monthly at Marlene’s Market and Deli to discuss ghost investigations and spirit-locating technology.

Cigarette law should reduce fires

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 8:59AM

Every year, homes are destroyed and lives changed when a cigarette left burning starts a fire.

Anglers save Hooked on Fishing event

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 8:59AM

The 21st annual Federal Way Hooked on Fishing event at Steel Lake Park almost didn’t happen this year.

Principal gets her just desserts

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 8:59AM

Nautilus Elementary principal Cindy Black will do just about anything to get her students to read.

In other news

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 8:59AM

Correction

All-American Rejects rock Federal Way high school's prom

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 1:34PM

Federal Way Community Calendar

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 1:33PM

Listing of community events and announcements from around Federal Way.

Federal Way man pleads not guilty in death of girlfriend | Community Briefs

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 1:32PM

That plus animal detectives solve a case, a Federal Way student wins a scholarship and King County sets a meeting to discuss amendments to its charter.

Federal Way Rotary awards $18K in scholarships

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 1:29PM

On June 5, the Federal Way Rotary awarded 18 scholarships worth at least $1,000 each to graduating seniors in the Federal Way School District. The scholarships were presented during a luncheon at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club.

Todd Beamer High School's yearbook masters

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Jun 8, 2008 at 8:22PM

Hylebos Day

  • May 21, 2008 at 1:00PM

Prepare our youth for life's larger picture

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:03AM

By Susan Kovalik, Did you know?

Justice denied: False compassion is a circus

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

By Angie Vogt, political commentary

Forum: City's form of government

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

Even more letters from readers (Jan. 5)

Political junkies get a year-long fix in 2008

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

By Bob Roegner, Inside Politics

Protest for peace at a Federal Way corner

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

By Karen Backman, political commentary

Elected mayor forum heats up

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

Readers debate both sides of elected mayor proposal, which is up for a vote on Feb. 19

Federal Way's fixer-upper side can't hide

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

By Chris Carrel, Thinking Locally

Emotions and presidents: In tears we trust?

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

By Angie Vogt, political commentary

Forum: Mayor-council form of government

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 26, 2008 at 5:02AM

Readers voice their views on the proposed change to Federal Way's government

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