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Voting for Federal Way's next mayor | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 8:00AM

At the top of my list of admirable qualities, when choosing friends, is integrity. Honesty is the one trait I deem most important. That is the least of which I expect of my leaders, our public servants.

Martin Moore is the best choice for position 6 | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 8:00AM

It is with great pleasure that I endorse Martin Moore for position six of the Federal Way City Council.

Priest is the best person to lead the city | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 8:00AM

I’m writing a letter to support Mayor Skip Priest.

Cancer Ninjas need your help

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 11:00AM

Federal Way resident Rose Jacobi and her daughter, Kate Olson, formed the Cancer Ninjas to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Government closes Mount Rainier | Shiers

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 1:00PM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Oct. 11, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Skip Priest and character | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

I believe Skip Priest is the best person for the job. As board president of Friends of the Hylebos, I worked with Skip and got to know him well. Mr. McKenzie is right that you can learn about character based on a person’s accomplishments and awards, and I offer a list of Skip’s for a closer look at his civic concerns.

We can do better in the mayor's office | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

The dictionary describes the word judgment as "the ability to judge, make a decision, or form an opinion objectively, authoritatively, and wisely, especially in matters affecting action; good sense; discretion."

Mentor recommends Fairbanks for position 4 | Election letters

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

This letter is in reference to the outstanding professional qualifications of John Fairbanks, who is running for Federal Way City Council Position 4.

Teen cancer survivor fights bullying with state policy petition

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 1:00AM updated Oct 14, 2013 at 8:19AM

After beating back cancer three times in her short life, 14-year-old Kajmere Houchins has found another opponent to take on: bullying.

Boy Scout Troop 342 members celebrate 50th anniversary

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 1:00AM

Boy Scout Troop 342 members celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 25. Originally formed in 1963, Troop 342 is chartered by St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Federal Way.

Federal Way is becoming a mini-Washington, D.C. | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 8:00AM

We just got back from Maui last night and this morning decided to read some of the past four weeks of the Federal Way Mirror.

Two council candidates publicly support PACC | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 8:00AM

Every city has its own culture and personality. Federal Way is no different, and being 23 years young, it is still working to establish a clear identity.

We the people can change things | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 8:00AM

At the Oct. 9 debate, as I sat listening to the candidates, a few thoughts came to mind.

Re-elect Gates for South King Fire commissioner | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 2:00PM

Re-elect William “Bill” Gates as fire commissioner of South King Fire and Rescue.

Burbidge is a role model to many of us | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 2:00PM

I first met Jeanne Burbidge when I was living in Edmonds. As a first-time city council member, I learned a lot from Jeanne about good government.

Koppang has prepared himself for city council | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 2:00PM

I support Mark Koppang for election to the Federal Way City Council.

Geoffery McAnalloy wants to serve on school board | Election letters

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 2:00PM

Have you ever heard someone tell you "I don't want this job that I currently hold, but heck, I'll go ahead and keep it because no one else wants it" or "I don't have any friends that are qualified or willing to do it."

Wild Wild Waves traffic leads to standoff | FW crime blotter

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 11:15AM

Wild Waves traffic problems: At 11:25 p.m. Oct. 12 in the 36000 block of Enchanted Parkway S, police responded to reports of a vehicle accident. According to the report, a disagreement had arose between two drivers.

TRACKING THE GRADS: Women's soccer players excelling in college

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 3:06PM

Haley Ward — The Federal Way grad is playing her junior season at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va. Ward is a midfielder and has four goals and six assists this season. The Generals are currently 11-1-1 on the year. Last season, Ward was second on the team with seven goals and five assists.

No arrests made in attempted child abduction cases, police rule out suspect

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 12:17PM

A little over a week after two separate attempted child abduction incidents at Brigadoon Elementary School, police still haven't made any arrests.

TENNIS: Decatur wins SPSL 3A Division crown; TJ dominates SPSL 4A Tournament

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Oct 17, 2013 at 3:50PM

For the first time since 2004, the Decatur boys tennis team will be able to raise a banner as the champions of the South Puget Sound League.

Federal Way inducts new members into Athletic Hall of Fame

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:13PM

Kenny Mayne might have the biggest name at the 2013 Federal Way Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday night at Todd Beamer High School, but the six honorees definitely took center stage.

School board removes Tony Moore as president amid legal troubles

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 10:49PM

In a 3-2 vote, with the deciding vote coming from the man himself, Tony Moore was removed as the president of the Federal Way School board during the board's Oct. 15 meeting.

Public weighs in on school board's trip to Europe

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 6:44PM

The Federal Way School Board got an earful during its Oct. 15 meeting, as numerous members of the community mostly expressed their disapproval of the board's recent trip to Europe as part of the district's Global Learning Initiative.

School board defends overseas trips: 'Very intense learning experience'

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 7:12PM

The Federal Way School Board has defended its recent overseas trips as necessary for the district's Global Learning Initiative.

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