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Federal Way community defends violence prevention recommendations

Evan Cook looked out across the council chambers. He had an audience.…

 

Andy Hobbs hired as Federal Way Mirror’s new publisher

The Federal Way Mirror’s new publisher is not a stranger to the…

 

Inslee learns about FWPS STEM opportunities in visit

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee toured Nautilus K-8 classrooms, April 13, to…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

 

Two arrested, one charged in Federal Way drive-by murder

Federal Way police have arrested three suspects in the drive-by murder that…

Five FWPS schools receive state achievement awards

Federal Way Public Schools is celebrating the success of five elementary schools…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Save Weyerhaeuser Campus hosting walk Saturday in conjunction with Earth Day

Tree huggers, nature-lovers and green activists unite. With Earth Day upon us,…

Federal Way seeking volunteers for Parks Appreciation Day

Community members are invited to join other volunteers this Earth Day to…

22-year-old dies in I-5 car accident near Federal Way

Chyna Thomas, sister of NBA basketball player Isaiah Thomas, died in a…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

City of Federal Way under fire in class action lawsuit for ‘illegal’ school zone

One company, two Tacoma residents and a Federal Way resident are suing…

Two injured in Monday morning Federal Way accident

Two sustained minor injuries in a vehicle collision Monday morning. South King…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Federal Way driver arrested in vehicle collision, woman injured

At just after 3 a.m. Monday morning, three vehicles were involved in…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Federal Way student wins Highline College’s poetry contest

“Imaginative” earned Federal Way resident Elizabeth Abramchuk first place in Highline College’s…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Reeves passes new program for rural veterans in State House

Rural and remote veterans may have a chance to participate in a…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Federal Way police to hold Coffee with a Cop next Friday

The Federal Way Police Department invites the community to their quarterly Coffee…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Federal Way school board votes to have student representation at meetings

Students will have a seat at the proverbial school board table come…

Federal Way legislator votes for House budget that funds sexual assault prevention programs

In debate over amendments to the House budget, Federal Way legislator Rep.…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Celski seeks to keep seat on Federal Way City Council

Celski seeks to retain council seat Federal Way City Councilman Bob Celski…

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Homeless people not welcome on Frito-Lay land | Federal Way Police Blotter

Homeless people not welcome on Frito-Lay land | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Update: Victim identified in Federal Way murder on Tuesday

Federal Way police are searching for witnesses who saw a 19-year-old killed…

Breaking: Pacific Highway partially closed as Federal Way police investigate murder

Federal Way police are currently investigating the murder of a 19-year-old man.…

Thomas Jefferson graduate drowns during Northwestern rowing crew practice

A 2016 Thomas Jefferson High School graduate and Northwestern University freshman drowned…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Prosecutors charge Federal Way man in Saturday murder

King County prosecutors charged a Federal Way man Monday in a murder…

Federal Way police arrest suspect in Saturday murder

Federal Way police have arrested a suspect in a murder that occurred…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Public Disclosure Commission investigating Federal Way City Council candidate

After a complaint was filed in mid-March, the Public Disclosure Commission is…

Federal Way Public Schools hosting community forums

Federal Way Public Schools is hosting community forums, beginning next week and…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

New Markets Tax Credits come up short for Federal Way’s performing arts center

Expectations: Fully paying for the $33 million Performing Arts and Event Center…

Robbers point gun at victim sitting in car | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 7th, 2017

FWPD seeking community input through survey

The Federal Way Police Department is conducting a community survey, seeking residents’…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Sound Transit announces property acquisition letters coming to Federal Way

Sound Transit announces property acquisition letters coming to Federal Way

Citizen of the Month: Local woman’s hobby turns into effort to help the homeless

Federal Way’s Betty Taylor describes herself as a community advocate, but the…

Highline student finds opportunities vast in America

Too young to remember it herself, Karina Abramchuk was told life before…

Girlfriend throws remote at boyfriend’s head, booked for assualt | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample of the police blotter: Man released from…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Smith dropping out of council race

Smith dropping out of council race Longtime resident Randall Smith announced Wednesday…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Mothers searching for runaway boys | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Flygare running for council

Federal Way resident Roger Flygare is throwing his hat in the ring…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

S.W. Dash Point reopened after mudslide, damage proving costly

A section of Southwest Dash Point Road that closed, following a mudslide…

Federal Way youth leadership group to “Bag It Up” for a cause

Advancing Leadership Youth, a leadership development program in Federal Way, is holding…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Federal Way City Council backtracks on new city logo

In what appears to be a back-and-forth match of ping pong, the…

Federal Way school district’s TAF Academy named a STEM Lighthouse School

A total of four schools and two districts will serve as science,…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Elementary curriculum helps Federal Way teachers, students find success

On any given day, students in Miranda Eller’s third-grade classroom may be…