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Some teachers feel 'blindsided' by Truman High School's new program

  • Mar 14, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:17AM

Truman High School will see a significant program change beginning next fall, mostly shedding the Career Academy program for what will be known as the Life Flex Program.

Federal Way Mirror’s Best of 2014 winners | Photos

  • Mar 14, 2014 at 11:05AM

The Best of voting for our fair city of Federal Way has turned sweet 16. Like every other 16-year-old that you know, this one has had its ups and downs.

District responds to junior varsity soccer question | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Mar 14, 2014 at 2:27PM

Mr. Federal Way, I heard there’s an update on the question you answered last week about the school district offering boys junior varsity soccer. Can you please give us that update?

Stranger scares children at elementary school | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Mar 14, 2014 at 2:17PM

Stowaway: At 5:27 a.m. on March 9 in the 30000 block of Ninth Ave. S., a person reported that they had discovered an unknown person in the back of his or her truck after driving home from

Wild Waves Theme Park to fill 900 summer positions during job fair Saturday

  • Mar 14, 2014 at 3:45PM

From May through September, Wild Waves Theme Park, the largest seasonal employer in the region, employs nearly 1,000 workers.

New Federal Way chief outlines priorities | Andy Hwang

  • Mar 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

I am honored to serve as your police chief as I enter my 26th year as a law enforcement officer, with almost 18 of those years with the Federal Way Police Department (FWPD).

Cecilia available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Mar 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

Meet lovely little Cecilia, a one-and-a-half year old Min Pin mix. Check out her airplane ears. She is a fun little girl who gets along so great with other dogs.

Disturbed about government spending | Letter

  • Mar 15, 2014 at 11:00AM

I was disturbed to learn that, in his budget request on March 4, the Obama administration asked Congress for $80 billion for Overseas Contingency Operations that is in addition to core Pentagon spending of about $500 billion.

Applaud for Miloscia, but not his party | Letter

  • Mar 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

I applaud Mark Miloscia for being an honest guy in revealing his change in parties from Democrat to Republican before the election for the state Senate seat.

Hundreds attend job fair in Federal Way to fill 900 positions at Wild Waves | Photos

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 10:12AM

Hundreds of job applicants packed the cafeteria at Todd Beamer High School on Sunday morning, hoping Wild Waves would hire them for the 900 summer positions the theme park is filling.

Federal Way school district reviews End of Course exam results

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 12:54PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) board of directors heard a report back about what appeared to be dismal results for the district when it comes to End of Course (EOC) exams.

Safeway cashier robbed at gunpoint | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 12:58PM

Woman assaulted in hotel parking lot: At 2:18 a.m. on March 16 in the 31000 block of Gateway Center Blvd. S.

Federal Way residents targeted by massive Archdiocese data breach

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 3:22PM

At least four Federal Way residents have been targeted as part of the national tax-fraud scheme that impacted the Seattle Archdiocese, according to information provided by the Federal Way Police Department (FWPD).

Fire destroys waterfront home | South King Fire & Rescue Roundup

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 9:55AM

During the month of February, South King Fire and Rescue responded to 1,356 calls, including 35 fires, 23 serious car accidents and nine CPR calls, with three successful resuscitations.

Washington state 4-H teens assemble in Olympia

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 10:35AM

Five King County 4-H members, including Federal Way resident Allison DeBoer, joined more than 200 teens from around Washington state for the WSU 4-H Know Your Government (KYG) Conference over President’s Day weekend.

Air industry professionals needed to judge Federal Way students’ science projects

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 11:42AM

Calling all aerospace engineers, pilots, scientists, mathematicians, journalists, humanitarians, artists, astronauts and other professionals who work in the areas of flight and space.

40 days to pray for pro-choice | Sex in the Suburbs

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 12:35PM

The other day, I was talking with a friend about parenting. We were connecting over the idea that we instilled in our children that they have choices, hoping to empower them to make mostly responsible and life-giving ones.

Sound Transit to host neighborhood sessions on Federal Way Link Extension

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 9:28AM

Sound Transit is hosting a series of neighborhood drop-in sessions this week through April 17 to give the public a chance to hear about alternatives for extending light rail service from SeaTac to Federal Way.

Federal Way Council votes to support Metro funding measure

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 4:39PM

The Federal Way City Council voted 5-2 to lend their support to Proposition 1, the April 22 ballot proposal aimed at maintaining current levels of Metro Transit service.

J.R. Celski wins silver medal at World Speed Skating Championships

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 10:20AM

Federal Way's J.R. Celski ended up with an overall silver medal at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships last weekend in Montreal.

Fire and water districts make the mark, city and schools do not | If I Were Czar

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:37PM

My two daughters recently brought home their report cards from Sherwood Forest Elementary. After my recent opposition to the school district levy, I was relieved to see that their report cards were free of profanity.

Federal Way school board ups and downs | Inside Politics

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:39PM

The Federal Way school district’s unstated district goal for the last several weeks was to cooperate, get along and don’t do anything to distract from passing the school levy.

Beamer highlights All-City Girls Basketball Team

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 2:37PM

The 6-foot-2 Huff was a force in the middle of the Titans’ offense and defense. Huff was a first-team, All-SPSL South selection after leading Beamer in scoring and rebounding. Huff averaged 13.5 points a game and had a high game of 25 points during a win over Bellarmine Prep at the West Central/Southwest District Tournament. Huff also had 24 during a loss to Mount Rainier in the SPSL Championship game.

Jefferson gymnastics team wins academic state championship

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 3:47PM

The Thomas Jefferson gymnastics team was recently awarded the Class 4A Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) academic state championship. The Raiders finished the winter sports season with a grade-point average of 3.824. The team is coached by Kelie Horracks.

Students shine at Federal Way Public Academy; lottery determines admission

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:04AM

Arguably Federal Way Public Schools' crown jewel, the Federal Way Public Academy, means success for students. But getting into the school can mean stress and worry for students and families.

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