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Federal Way desperately needs affordable housing | Letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:13PM

How can the City of Federal Way say that there is "adequate supply of affordable rental housing" when more than a quarter of all the city's renters are paying more than half their income on housing?

We need John Fairbanks for city council | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:32PM

This is a man of integrity, a man with excellent leadership skills who walks the walk and talks the talk, a man with a vision for the city and its growth, and a man who cares about the community and the people in it. The incumbent has been on city council for 16 years. 16 years? That's just too long to sit.

I said 'no' to potential scammer who drove a Mercedes | Letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:21PM

I live in the north Dash Point Road area of Federal Way. At 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, I believe I possibly encountered the same individuals that scammed letter writer J. Kirwan on repairs to dings on her car.

Martin Moore inspires high school students | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:29PM

Last Saturday (Oct. 19), I was waving signs on the corner of 320th and Pacific Highway South with Martin Moore, candidate for Federal Way City Council position six, along with other supporters.

Mark Koppang presents a fresh new approach | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:31PM

Mark Koppang performed exceptionally well at both candidate debates and has validated my vote for Federal Way City Council Position 2.

Kelly Maloney has a vision for our community | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:31PM

I am writing an open letter to the community of Federal Way to open your eyes and really evaluate the issues at hand in our community and the best person on the roster who has addressed those issue, even prior to being on the city council as a volunteer.

Skip is the best choice for our mayor | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:37PM

Skip Priest has been a tremendous community leader and an asset to Federal Way for over 20 years. There is a lengthy list of local organizations with whom he has worked.

Reasons to re-elect Jeanne Burbidge | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:37PM

Here's why we endorse Jeanne Burbidge for re-election to Federal Way City Council. We've know her for over 30 years and our kids have gone to school together. So, what has knowing her given us the ability to tell you about her qualification?

Proud that Jim Ferrell is running for mayor | Election letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:39PM

I am urging you to vote Jim Ferrell for Federal Way mayor. He is a highly charismatic, confident and experienced leader. He is an effective listener and looks to end wasteful spending on projects not needed.

German immigrant is fed up with Federal Way's behavior | Letters

  • Oct 27, 2013 at 10:00AM

I've been living on South 316th Street for the last 20 years. For the last two or three years, I have gotten totally fed up with the City of Federal Way's financial behavior.

FOOTBALL: Fourth-ranked Eagles stage comeback in second half, beat Auburn; It's win-and-in for TJ

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 11:32AM

The fourth-ranked Federal Way Eagles got a little scare Saturday night in a non-league game with the Auburn Trojans.

Halloween gropings | FW crime blotter

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 7:06PM

At 12:07 a.m. Oct. 27 in the 36000 block of Enchanted Parkway South, a juvenile female accused a juvenile male of groping her while they waited in line at Wild Waves Theme Park during the park's annual Fright Fest.

More parking available near transit center for FW commuters

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 12:25PM

Sound Transit reports that 56 new parking spaces are available near the Federal Way Transit Center.

Lakota intersection traffic alert

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 12:26PM

As part of the Lakota Safe Routes to School project, crews are scheduled to place the final asphalt overlay from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 29 at the intersection of SW 312th Street and SW Dash Point Road.

Then and Now: Check out resident's 109-year-old house

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 1:15PM

In a contest called "Then and Now," Gayle Bean won in the "most different" category in the Federal Way Mirror's online voting.

SWIMMING/DIVING: Federal Way's Ramey wins two events in record-setting times at SPSL Meet

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 2:33PM

Federal Way senior Kenna Ramey has already proven to be the class of the South Puget Sound League during her Eagle career. Ramey further cemented her all-time status Saturday at the SPSL swim meet at the Rogers Aquatic Center.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: Beamer cross country teams impress at SPSL Meet

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 4:11PM

The Todd Beamer cross country teams both snagged top-three finishes at Saturday's South Puget Sound League Meet a Fort Steilacoom Park. The Titan girls finished in second place in the team standings behind Tahoma and the Beamer boys ended up in third place.

Fact checking Federal Way's mayoral candidates | ELECTION 2013

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 7:00PM updated Oct 29, 2013 at 11:06PM

Federal Way political candidates are advertising ahead of the Nov. 5 general election. Below are fact checks on claims made by the mayoral candidates in their campaign literature. This list is intended to clarify the claims, and not necessarily label them as correct or incorrect.

Burbidge is a strong advocate for the city | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:39AM

I am an over 30-year resident of Federal Way and I strongly support Jeanne Burbidge for re-election to the Federal Way City Council.

Noble-Gulliford is thoughtful and well-informed | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:38AM

I write in support of Diana Noble-Gulliford for Federal Way City Council Position 6.

PACC: Is Federal Way ready for this investment? | Letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:45AM

As with probably the majority of citizens of Federal Way, I am not extremely educated in the operation of municipalities, so I decided to take a very simplified approach to the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC).

Mark Koppang will listen and lead | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:38AM

Voters, you have your ballot. It's your right and your duty to wisely choose leaders in this general election. Some of you ignore the information swirling about this time of year, others dabble at the table of details, and some relish the banquet of knowledge to be devoured.

Fairbanks knows how business works | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:39AM

Voting time is here. If you haven't voted yet, I would like to ask you to vote for John Fairbanks. He is running for Federal Way City Council Position 4.

Suspect charged after pot deal turns fatal in Federal Way

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 5:26PM

A suspect accused of fatally shooting a Federal Way man during a marijuana deal has been charged with a weapons violation.

When in doubt, vote them out | Election letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 5:00PM updated at 11:06PM

It is election time again, and my philosophy on voting for incumbents is as simple as it gets: “When it doubt, vote them out,” which is why I didn’t vote for incumbents like Skip Priest Jeanne Burbidge, etc.

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