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Creepy guy reported in gym sauna

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Confused resident: At 6:01 p.m. Aug. 27 near the 2500 block of S. 284th Street,… Continue reading

Top 7 stores for Federal Way back-to-school shoppers

Sending your kids back to school isn’t cheap, but here are a few of the most popular places Federal Wayans like to shop to be back-to-school ready!

Youth commission gives Federal Way teens a voice

Applications are open for several positions in this student-led group.

  • Aug 27, 2018

Shots fired inside Commons mall in Federal Way

Federal Way police report that a firearm was discharged inside the Commons mall about 4:10 p.m. Sunday. Police say two parties were involved in a… Continue reading

Housing crisis fuels opposition to Safeco Field investment

Coalition calls on King County Council to divert public money away from stadium maintenance and put it toward affordable housing

Vehicle crashes into tree on S. 320th St. after swerving to avoid collision

A white Ford Escape crashed into a tree about 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at South 320th Street and 10th Place Southwest in Federal Way.… Continue reading

The Federal Way Diversity Commission, Advancing Leadership and the city of Federal Way hosted the Flavor of Federal Way multi-cultural festival Aug. 18 at Town Square Park. The free family-friendly event featured food, vendors and live entertainment with a goal of celebrating the ethnic diversity of Federal Way. Photo courtesy of Shelley Pauls

Lions Car Show, Run with the Cops and more | Federal Way Community Calendar

Online calendar: Check out the Mirror’s online calendar at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. Lions Car Show: The 14th annual Lions Scholarship Car Show runs 9 a.m. to 4… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2018
The Federal Way Diversity Commission, Advancing Leadership and the city of Federal Way hosted the Flavor of Federal Way multi-cultural festival Aug. 18 at Town Square Park. The free family-friendly event featured food, vendors and live entertainment with a goal of celebrating the ethnic diversity of Federal Way. Photo courtesy of Shelley Pauls

Classy Gorilla finds niche with singing telegrams

Federal Way High School grad once taught the chicken dance to Macklemore

Federal Way receives $100,000 grant for PAEC signage

More signage is seen as a benefit to the Performing Arts and Event Center

King County Aquatic Center receives $50,000 grant for video display

The Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center was awarded a $50,000 grant to upgrade the facility’s visual display capabilities in the lobby. The grant was provided… Continue reading

Drunken woman bites officers’ shoes, headbutts friend

Ex-boyfriend: At 12:49 a.m. Aug. 20 near the 1000 block of South 308th Street, police conducted a welfare check on a female. The female was… Continue reading

Center Plaza owner rebuilds shopping center after massive fire

May 2017 blaze destroyed nine businesses in Federal Way’s downtown core

Green thumbs find common ground at Kloshe Illahee

Community garden brings mobile home park residents together

$50K grant will upgrade Federal Way baseball fields for disabled youth

Construction is expected to finish in time for spring 2019 season

King County bans solitary confinement of juveniles

Policy shift comes as part of a settlement in response to a 2017 lawsuit

Marine’s death inspires awareness campaign for sudden cardiac arrest

David Finlayson suddenly collapsed during a 5-mile run with his battalion.

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King County suspends a detective for attacking an Uber driver

The Sheriff’s discipline comes as the result of violent off-duty behavior.

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Police to increase DUI patrols Aug. 17 to Sept. 3

In Kent and across the state

Seniors peruse pot for pain

Discussion at the Evergreen Market on Monday covers how cannabis derivatives can relieve aches and pains