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SOFTBALL: Beamer looking for a return trip to the state tournament

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Todd Beamer softball program played at the Class 4A State Tournament for the first time in the program’s history a season ago, finishing with an eighth-place trophy.

Voting for the King County Metro tax increase | Cartoon

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 12:00PM

Voting for the King County Metro tax increase | Cartoon

World Vison’s reversal of the reversal to hire homosexuals | Letter

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 12:00PM

On March 24, Federal Way’s World Vision announced that after years of prayer it would employ homosexuals engaged in same-sex marriages.

Fickle festivals in Federal Way and pickle-ball paddles | Q&A with Mr. FW

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 2:14PM

Q: Why does Federal Way not have a signature summer event? Should this be a part of the city or local arts group?

Mirror launches Federal Way Forum | Editor's Note

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 2:09PM

Who knew our city is a mecca for garden enthusiasts, with a Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Pacific Rim Bonsai Collection, PowellsWood Garden, a garden at the Federal Way Senior Center and others at schools throughout the city?

Human Services manager, interim finance director moving on from Federal Way

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 2:00PM

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell announced during Tuesday’s meeting that Human Services manager Jay Bennett and interim Finance director Bob Noland are moving on from Federal Way.

Proposed cleanup of old Federal Way school district bus barn inadequate | Letter

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Apr 7, 2014 at 4:34PM

The city of Federal Way just released the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) determination for proposed cleanup of contamination at the High Point apartments site at the old Federal Way Public Schools bus barn.

Engage in Federal Way to grow community value | My Perspective

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 3:00PM

In the world of real estate, the saying goes: “location-location-location.”

Governor signs Freeman’s bill supporting parents with disabilities

  • Apr 5, 2014 at 11:00AM

Gov. Jay Inslee signed Rep. Roger Freeman’s bill into law this week that will give parents with disabilities the tools they need to keep their family together.

A stand for mothers and their unborn children | Letter

  • Apr 5, 2014 at 12:00PM

By conflating preference with morality, Amy Johnson tries to present as a good option the killing of an innocent unborn child, when in fact doing so harms both the child and the mother.

Faulty part causes car fire | South King Fire & Rescue Roundup

  • Apr 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

In the month of March, South King Fire and Rescue (SKFR) responded to 1,482 calls for help, including 43 motor vehicle accidents, 28 overdoses and five car versus pedestrian incidents.

Federal Way school district receives $100,000 Gates grant

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 3:45PM

The Federal Way Public Schools’ (FWPS) Family and Community Partnership Office was recently announced as a recipient of a $100,000 Gates Foundation grant to continue heightened efforts to engage parents through innovative district programs.

Kiwanis presents Everyday Hero awards to Federal Way residents

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 3:37PM

The Greater Federal Way Kiwanis Club recently presented the club’s Everyday Hero awards to Lori Santamaria and Byron Hiller for their outstanding community service.

Highline Community College in search of distinguished alumni

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 3:59PM

Highline Community College is seeking nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Award. This award honors former Highline students who have made significant contributions through community service, noteworthy professional achievement and/or recognized leadership.

Decatur drill team dominates state championship

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 4:15PM

The Decatur High School drill team brought their excellence and athletic prowess to the Yakima Sundome to compete in the WIAA State Dance and Drill Competition the weekend of March 29-30.

Flygare to run for 30th District Senate seat against Miloscia

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 5:00PM

Roger G. Flygare announced his bid to run as a Democrat for the 30th District Senate seat against former state Rep.

Federal Way students make a difference for peers in Kenya

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 5:36PM

Thanks to a relationship with Federal Way Public Academy (FWPA), orphan students in Kenya are receiving an education they might otherwise be unable to.

Another case of measles in person visiting Sea-Tac Airport

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 5:00PM

Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a traveler who was at Sea-Tac Airport and two locations in Seattle during his contagious period.

Volunteers kick off Earth Month in Federal Way

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 5:13PM

Earth Corps kicked off Earth Month by organizing members of the Todd Beamer Air Force Junior ROTC and volunteers from Boeing and Friends of the Hylebos for a spring cleanup at the West Hylebos Wetlands, Denny Cabin area on Saturday.

Federal Way Kiwanis hosts spaghetti feed for seniors

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 5:28PM

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Federal Way sponsored a spaghetti feed at the Federal Way Senior Center on Saturday as part of the “Kiwanis 1 Day.”

Nominations sought for seventh Federal Way Athletic Hall of Fame class

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 5:45PM

Federal Way Public Schools is seeking nominees for the seventh Athletic Hall of Fame class to honor employees who have made a major impact on the district’s athletic programs.

Federal Way students tape principal to wall as reading reward

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 6:08PM

Students at Olympic View Elementary recently accumulated 50,000 minutes of reading time as part of a reading challenge that began in December.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: TJ softball splits a pair of SPSL North contests

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Apr 10, 2014 at 10:41AM

The defending SPSL North-Division champion Tahoma Bears downed Jefferson Tuesday, 9-2. The Raiders (3-3 SPSL North, 4-4 overall) took a quick 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning, but the Bears battled back to score six in the bottom of the first. The game was called after five innings because of rain.

Federal Way acquires historic Brooklake property

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 3:03PM

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved the acquisition of the Brooklake property and to cover the costs of delinquent property taxes as part of the deal, during the Council’s March 18 meeting.

TRACK AND FIELD PREVIEW: Federal Way primed to defend a pair of state titles

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Apr 10, 2014 at 4:28PM

The Federal Way High School track and field programs made history last year. For the first time in the long and rich history of the programs, both the boys and girls proved to the best of the best in Washington.

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