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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.

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 agrees to pay $130,000 to man claiming police used excessive force

  • Mar 3, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Mar 4, 2013 at 12:38PM

The city of Federal Way has settled a civil rights lawsuit filed by a man who claimed police stomped on his back and chained him to a bench for hours after detectives arrested him as a person of interest in a 2008 murder.

Missing Federal Way man found safe

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Mar 5, 2013 at 11:31AM

A Federal Way man who went missing on Sunday night was found safe in Oregon on Tuesday.

SPORTS BRIEF: H.Y.P.E. Basketball hosting tryouts on March 5

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 10:53AM

The Federal Way H.Y.P.E. AAU Basketball Program is hosting tryouts for its third- and fourth-grade teams. The third-grade tryout will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lakota Middle School on Wednesday, March 5. The fourth-grade team will also tryout from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lakota on Wednesday.

HARDWOOD CLASSIC: Beamer boys will open Thursday with Gonzaga Prep at Tacoma Dome

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 12:16PM

The 2014 4A Hardwood Classic Boys State Basketball State Championships open Thursday inside the Tacoma Dome. The Todd Beamer Titans will take on Gonzaga Prep at 7:15 p.m.

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.

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)

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

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

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.

Park Pals receives $5,500 for Federal Way dog park

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 11:21AM

Park Pals, the volunteer-driven organization responsible for operating and maintaining French Lake Dog Park in Federal Way, received approximately $5,500 from Petco on Feb. 28.

Investigation into firefighter’s Facebook message to patient costs $21,000

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:08PM

An investigation into a South King Fire and Rescue firefighter who sent an inappropriate Facebook message to a woman he treated, will cost taxpayers nearly $21,000 in legal fees.

Mirror announces new editorial board members | Editor's Note

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:40PM

In December, we asked for submissions from the public to join The Mirror’s editorial board.

Federal Way Kohl's plans grand opening events this weekend

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:51PM

Kohl’s is set to open the doors to its new, 60,000-square-foot retail location in Federal Way at 9 a.m. Friday, March 7.

Federal Way school district recognized for removing college barriers, engaging parents

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:31PM

The Road Map Project recognized Federal Way Public Schools for engaging families and creating opportunity for students by removing college barriers during a ceremony on Tuesday.

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.

Federal Way students set to take trips to Japan

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 4:08PM

As part of Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) Global Learning Initiative (GLI), students from the Technology Access Foundation Academy (TAFA) will participate in two trips to Japan in coming months.

Affordable Care Act buzz kill | Cartoon

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 8:00AM

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

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.

Miloscia to run for 30th District Senate seat as Republican

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 9:22AM

Former State Rep. Mark Miloscia announced today that he is running for State Senate in the 30th Legislative District, as a Republican, against Democratic Sen. Tracey Eide.

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.

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 student named Rotary Student of the Year

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 4:35PM

Chris Flores, a senior at Federal Way High School (FWHS), was chosen as the Federal Way Rotary Club’s “Student of the Year.”

Federal Way performing arts center key to council appointment | Inside Politics

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 4:38PM

In what some observers may view as an upset, Lydia Assefa-Dawson was elected in a 4-2 vote to fill Mayor Jim Ferrell’s seat on the Federal Way City Council.

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