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Firefighters rescue residents from Federal Way apartment blaze | Update

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 15, 2014 at 4:00PM

South King Fire and Rescue firefighters battled an early blaze today at a Federal Way apartment complex, where 91 people were displaced and many residents were rescued from their balconies.

Federal Way Relay for Life raises nearly $64,000 | Slideshow

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 11:30AM

More than 320 participants raised nearly $64,000 to find a cure for cancer during Federal Way's Relay for Life event at Saghalie Middle School on June 6.

Green bus FRED visits Federal Way students | Slideshow

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 12:02PM

FRED (Fun, Food and Fitness and Learning) - a bright green bus filled with books, math and board games, computers and healthy food - visited Wildwood Elementary students on Tuesday.

Congratulations, Federal Way graduates | Editor's Note

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 12:04PM

Nearly 1,500 Federal Way seniors have accomplished something great this year.

Disgusted by Federal Way officials’ actions | Letter

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 12:05PM

I want to extend my sincerest gratitude to The Mirror for publishing the story about my recent lawsuit against the city of Federal Way.

Gov. Inslee proving to be serious player | Inside Politics

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 12:08PM

After his first legislative session, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee received a significant amount of criticism from legislators, mostly Republicans, but some Democrats.

Construction woes | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 1:13PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, about two weeks ago I was at McDonalds when I saw a lady come in, plop down on a bench and then proceed to roll her own cigarettes right there in the booth. She laid the loose tobacco on the table and had some device that formed the cigarette and filter all at once. I was dumbstruck and just shook my head as my eyeballs bled. The kiddos were all asking their parents what she was doing. Is McDonalds becoming the new Walmart?

Deadline for flood reduction grant June 15

  • Jun 14, 2014 at 9:00AM

The deadline for the King County Flood Control District accepting grant applications to fund programs that reduce the impact of local flooding is right around the corner. Applications have to be received by the Flood District by Sunday, June 15.

Free tax workshop at Federal Way Library on June 18

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 9:00AM

Business owners in Washington state are responsible for knowing which taxes to report.

Not too late to reverse trend for Federal Way | My Perspective

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:22PM

In a city of 93,000 people, we have at least that many opinions on how to improve our education system, municipal services, fire department, water delivery and waste water removal.

Federal Way Council strengthens reserve fund policy

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:18PM

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved a strengthening of the city’s reserve fund policy during its June 3 meeting, setting a higher bar for the city’s savings plans.

Thomas Jefferson Raider athletes sign off to the next level

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:31PM

Thomas Jefferson High School recognized its athletes who are taking the next step both in academics and in the field of competition.

Chihuahua mix available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:26PM

Darla is a lovable and outgoing little dog who is a mix of Chihuahua and Pomeranian.

Federal Way Police Department seeks citizens' input for 2014 survey

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 16, 2014 at 12:52PM

The Federal Way Police Department is committed to assessing the quality of the services residents receive from the department.

Go ahead: Talk about sex with your kids | Sex in the Suburbs

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:20PM

I recently received one of my two most favorite pieces of feedback from fourth and fifth graders.

Manage funds properly, Metro | Letter

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:23PM

I, along with a good majority of my voting partners in King County voted down King County Metro’s request to raise taxes.

Federal Way earns prestigious financial reporting award for 21st consecutive year

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:15PM

The city of Federal Way was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the city’s 2012 comprehensive annual financial report, according to a press release from the city.

Federal Way principal gets mohawk makeover

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:39PM

Michael Swartz, principal at Wildwood Elementary, has a knack for delighting his students and motivating them to read with fun and creative challenges.

Federal Way Kiwanis club awards scholarships

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:46PM

The Kiwanis Club of Federal Way announced that the recipients of its 2014 scholarships are Shawntel Bali, daughter of Nori and Norma Bali, and Khalil Brooks-Davis, son of Theresa Davis.

Federal Way students make Washington State honor roll

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:31PM

The following students from Federal Way were named to Washington State University’s President’s Honor Roll for spring 2014:

Graduation at an online school | Cartoon

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:43PM

Graduation at an online school. Graduation at an online school.

Federal Way mayor reads to Olympic View Elementary students

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:36PM

Mayor Jim Ferrell reads to Sheena Downs’s fifth grade class at Olympic View Elementary on Wednesday morning. He said the kids were excited and surprised that he visited their classroom.

Legislative experience validates Federal Way High School education | Letter

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:51PM

I am overwhelmingly excited to announce that my time in Olympia as a part of the House of Representatives Page Program was published in the Federal Way Mirror.

Sound Transit to hold public hearing in Federal Way on mass transit future

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Sound Transit board recently called for more public input on the future of mass transit as the agency published a draft supplemental environmental impact statement in preparation for updating the regional transit long-range plan.

South King County’s 25th Annual Flag Day Celebration honors veterans | Slideshow

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 17, 2014 at 10:18AM

King County Councilman Pete von Reichbauer and the Federal Way Soroptimists hosted South King County’s 25th Annual Flag Day Celebration on Saturday at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way

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