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Dorn urges Supreme Court to order consequences if state education funding unmet

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 1:24PM

The state Legislature and Gov. Jay Inslee should be given the 2015 session to make substantial progress on fully funding basic education. If that doesn’t happen, the Supreme Court should make clear that there will be certain consequences, including, if necessary, a requirement that the state be barred from funding non-education elements of the budget.

King County Master Gardeners program to hold orientation meeting in Federal Way

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 1:31PM

Master gardeners are volunteers trained by Washington State University to provide free research-based, environmentally-friendly gardening information to the public.

Federal Way district offices and schools closed during all-employee rally Sept. 2

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 1:51PM

The Federal Way Public Schools district offices and schools will be closed on the morning of Sept. 2 while district employees attend a back-to-school rally from 9–11 a.m.

2014 valuation: Federal Way property values increase by 21 percent

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 3:00PM

King County Assessor Lloyd Hara’s office mailed the 2014 property valuations on July 31 to all residential property owners in area 54 – Federal Way located in Southwest King County.

Former Seattle SuperSonics coach Wilkens to emcee Federal Way event

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Aug 5, 2014 at 11:40AM

NBA Hall of Fame player and former Seattle SuperSonics coach Lenny Wilkens will emcee the Reach Out organization’s fourth annual fundraising breakfast.

Miloscia is selling out his constituency | Letter

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 5:00PM

Mark Miloscia has a history of supporting labor and income equality. He has a history of supporting environmental conservation. Yet, he also has a history of being anti-choice and anti-gay.

Shari Song my choice for Senate | Letter

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

I was proud to serve the people of the 30th District for 18 years in the Legislature, and now I'm proud to endorse Shari Song to replace me in the Senate.

Suspected DUI driver arrested after SUV flips in Federal Way

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 11:38AM

A man was arrested for a suspected DUI after the driver allegedly hit a sign post and flipped his SUV on Highway 18 this morning.

Song proposes higher education expansion for Weyerhaeuser Federal Way campus

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 12:10PM

With timber corporation Weyerhaeuser moving their headquarters from Federal Way to Seattle, the community has begun considering what will happen to Weyerhaeuser’s 430 acre campus in Federal Way. With the loss of approximately 800 local jobs, area leaders need to be examining how to replace those jobs in the local economy and how to keep Federal Way’s economy thriving.

K9 searches for burglary suspect who injured Federal Way man

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 3:30PM

Police deployed a K9 that was unable to locate a burglary suspect who allegedly broke into a Federal Way condo and injured a man on Saturday.

Congressman Adam Smith takes lead in August primary

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 9:09AM

The first wave of primary election results were released at about 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5.

Sponsors help Federal Way’s FUSION for today’s fundraiser

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 9:39AM

FUSION (Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed and Needy), is proud to acknowledge the generous support of sponsors for their major fundraiser “Moroccan Mystique,” which will be held today from 3-9 p.m. at the Dumas Bay Centre.

Federal Way mayor names Tim Johnson director of Economic Development

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 11:25AM

Federal Way’s economic development team is adding an “impact player” with the appointment of Tim Johnson as director of Economic Development. Mayor Jim Ferrell announced the appointment today, pending City Council confirmation during the Aug. 12 Council meeting.

Federal Way man pleads not guilty to indecent exposure

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 11:27AM

A Federal Way man pleaded not guilty to one count of indecent exposure during his arraignment on Monday at King County Superior Court.

Federal Way police visit neighborhoods for National Night Out | Slideshow

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 11:14AM

Federal Way police officers visited several neighborhoods across Federal Way to speak with the community and send a message that the city is united against crime during National Night Out on Aug. 5.

Apple Festival and Run brings Federal Way community together | Slideshow

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 1:51PM

The community gathered at the Federal Way Farmers Market Apple Festival & Run on Aug. 2 to participate in the run and taste local apples.

Federal Way High School set for construction

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Aug 29, 2014 at 1:13PM

With demolition set to begin in January, Federal Way High School students will notice some changes this fall.

Elected leaders, hopefuls mull college at Weyerhaeuser site in Federal Way

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Aug 29, 2014 at 1:31PM

Local politicians and hopefuls are already thinking about locating a university at the Weyerhaeuser campus in Federal Way, just days after the business announced it would relocate its headquarters to Seattle in 2016.

Federal Way school board adopts budget for 2014-15

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 12:38PM

The Federal Way Public Schools board unanimously adopted the 2014-15 general fund budget, along with four other budgets that range from ASB funds to transportation funds, during its meeting on Tuesday.

Squeezing opportunities from loss of Weyerhaeuser | Editor's Note

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Aug 29, 2014 at 1:32PM

This week, the proverbial tree fell in the forest and Federal Way heard a thump.

Serious Federal Way candidates already planning ahead | Inside Politics

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Aug 29, 2014 at 1:32PM

Will there be an open seat on the City Council next year? There may be.

Woman raped after hitchhiking | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 12:21PM

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

Federal Way police advise back to school safety tips

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 12:45PM

Wednesday is the first day of the 2014-15 school year in Federal Way, which means thousands of kids will be walking, riding and driving to school. The Federal Way Police Department asks everyone to refresh their knowledge regarding school-related safety tips. Please discuss these tips with all members of the family.

Federal Way jilted by Weyerhaeuser | Letter of the Week

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 1:09PM

It is always heartbreaking to observe a wife of 40-plus years sending a letter to her significant other wondering “why?” — why that other must write a letter as opposed to reasoned conversation between partners who once were so inseparable. And she sits alone writing.

Mirror's Citizen of the Month: Pastor Jon McIntosh

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 5:00PM

Jon McIntosh is a pastor by day, family man by night and someone who gives back to his community in between it all.

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