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Cause of destructive fire at Federal Way shopping complex still unknown

The cause of the two-alarm fire that destroyed nine businesses in a…

Black Student Union’s Save Our Streets event sparks dialogue to reunite community

“Young, black and intelligent.” “Young, black and intelligent.” “Young, black and intelligent,”…

Federal Way police arrest homeless woman who stabbed Wal-Mart employee

A homeless woman stabbed a Federal Way Wal-Mart loss prevention employee on…

Federal Way home destroyed in Monday morning fire

Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire that…

Fire destroys businesses in Federal Way strip mall

An early morning fire destroyed a building housing several businesses at a…

Student runs amok at Todd Beamer High School

Not a very nice mom: At 8 a.m., May 17 at Todd…

  • May 19th, 2017

Walk/run seeks to ‘break the chains of human trafficking’

Compiled by Mirror staff The Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking, a local…

  • May 19th, 2017

Federal Way City Council approves multi-family code amendments

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved several code amendments for multi-family…

Federal Way City Council officially approves New Markets Tax Credits

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved the use of New Markets…

Federal Way’s Quiet and Healthy Skies Task Force to deliver report in December

No, Federal Wayans, you are not crazy. More airplanes have been flying…

3,000 pot plants seized in Federal Way, Renton, Seattle

Seattle police seized more than 3,000 marijuana plants, 60 pounds of the…

  • May 17th, 2017

Federal Way’s Green Gables Elementary named 2017 Green Ribbon School

Green Gables Elementary is one of 64 schools across the nation to…

  • May 16th, 2017

One year later, Federal Way special education PTA seeks to inform, support parents

By Alex Bruell UW Journalism News Lab Catherine Young is acutely aware…

  • May 16th, 2017

Federal Way driver injured in Sunday collision

A Federal Way driver was injured in a car accident on state…

  • May 15th, 2017

Federal Way grows by nearly 3,000 in one year

The Puget Sound Regional Council recently announced Federal Way is one of…

  • May 15th, 2017

Thomas Jefferson Black Student Union to host peaceful march to connect community, combat struggles

Jamarkus Springfield saw the crime. He saw drug deals on South 288th…

Lightning strikes Federal Way apartments

An apartment building in Federal Way was struck by lightning on Friday.…

Federal Way officials announce opening day for Performing Arts and Event Center

The Performing Arts and Event Center is scheduled to open in 101…

Federal Way legislator, among others, in support to ban heroin injection sites

Citizens for a Safe King County announced they’ll be moving forward with…

  • May 12th, 2017

Impaired, distracted driving suspected to be cause of serious crash in Federal Way

A section of Pacific Highway South in Federal Way was closed for…

  • May 11th, 2017

Mother arrested on suspicion of assaulting child

Mirror, tools stolen from residence: At 9:50 a.m., May 10, in the…

  • May 11th, 2017

Federal Way, cities reorganize task force to address rising South King County gang violence

Although Federal Way crime is down from last year, gang violence is…

Fire board meeting change

The May 23 Board of Commissioners meeting has been changed from Station…

  • May 10th, 2017

Federal Way police find abandoned, shoeless girl in park | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • May 8th, 2017

New Federal Way police officers sworn in

Three new Federal Way Police Department officers were sworn in at Tuesday’s…

  • May 8th, 2017

Gov. Inslee signs bills improving protection for sex assault, trafficking at Federal Way City Hall Friday

Gov. Jay Inslee signed bills into law improving protection for sexual assault…

  • May 5th, 2017

Federal Way City Council to vote on multi-family housing code amendments

The Federal Way City Council plans to vote on a series of…

Breaking: Two men injured in apparent drive-by shooting

Two men were injured in an apparent drive-by shooting near a bus…

  • May 4th, 2017

Englund announces Lakehaven board re-election bid

Leonard Englund announced Wednesday that he is running for re-election to position…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Federal Way man charged with promoting prostitution while in jail for same charge

King County prosecutors recently charged a Federal Way man for breaking a…

Police arrest man for attempting to cut handicap parking sign, drugs | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Federal Way school district adopts high school English language arts curriculum

Federal Way Public Schools is planning on investing $1.2 million into student…

Federal Way’s school board work study, regular meeting rescheduled in May

The Federal Way school board’s meeting schedule will face some changes in…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Federal Way community honors Earth Day with walk

The community celebrated Earth Day by walking down South 336th Street, under…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Gang member, teen charged in Federal Way drive-by murder

King County prosecutors recently charged two of three suspects in the drive-by…

Federal Way police arrest suspects in Friday drive-by

Federal Way police arrested two suspects in a drive-by shooting on Friday.…

That’s for cooking chicken, not basketball nets | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample of the Federal Way police log: Man…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Historical Society of Federal Way to receive award

The Association of King County Historical Organizations named the Historical Society of…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Johnson challenging Celski for council position

Educator and youth advocate Jesse Johnson announced Wednesday his campaign for Federal…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Federal Way community defends violence prevention recommendations

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