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SW Dash Point section damaged by mudslide to remain closed until next week

A section of Southwest Dash Point Road will remain closed until mid-week…

Local firefighters fight leukemia one step at a time with annual stair climb

Ten South King Fire & Rescue firefighters raced to the top of…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Woman has close call with intruder

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

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Community celebrates Best of Federal Way

Community members gathered to celebrate the businesses and individuals to make Federal…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Federal Way legislator introduces bill to provide ST3 car tab tax relief

In response to car tab registration and renewal fees, Rep. Mike Pellicciotti…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

School board approves competency-based model for two Federal Way alternative schools

The Federal Way school board unanimously voted to waive standard graduation requirements…

Federal Way legislator praises bipartisan effort to pass “levy cliff” bill

While Washington schools faced $358 million in budget cuts, including nearly $8…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Former Federal Way residents sentenced to prison for smuggling teens into U.S. to work

Three citizens from Mexico who were living in Aberdeen and Federal Way…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Mayor Jim Ferrell nominates Ryan Call for city attorney

Mayor Jim Ferrell selected Ryan Call to become Federal Way’s next city…

  • Mar 13th, 2017

Burien woman charged in Federal Way shooting

King County prosecutors recently charged a Burien woman for shooting at two…

That’s the wrong kind of car wax | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Mar 13th, 2017

BAG feeding program helps Federal Way students bridge the gap

A student from Federal Way High School takes a backpack full of…

Federal Way City Council votes on new city logo

The Federal Way City Council chose a new city logo Tuesday night.…

Federal Way Public Schools hosting secondary ELA curriculum open house

Secondary ELA curriculum open house slated Teachers, families and the community are…

  • Mar 9th, 2017

Prosecutors charge man in Federal Way murder

King County prosecutors recently charged a Federal Way man in the murder…

City presents Federal Way Mirror publisher Key to the City

Mayor Jim Ferrell, right, presented the Key to the City to Federal…

  • Mar 9th, 2017

Federal Way woman shares story of immigration, domestic abuse

When Kenyan asylum seeker Nyokabi Salome Munyaka was encouraged to audition for…

Miloscia seeks Department of Justice intervention in county heroin-injection plans

Sen. Mark Miloscia has sent a formal request to U.S. Attorney General…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

FWPS reports 99 percent of eligible eighth graders sign up for College Bound Scholarship

Federal Way Public Schools is proud to report that 955 — or…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

30th District legislators to host town hall March 11

Join 30th District representatives, Rep. Mike Pellicciotti and Rep. Kristine Reeves for…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

County councilman to host open house in Federal Way

King County Councilman Pete von Reichbauer wants to hear from the residents…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

King County has safe, convenient way to dispose of unwanted medicines

King County offering safe way to dispose of unwanted medicines King County…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

FWPS’s Trise Moore named Leader to Learn From by Education Week

Trise Moore, director of Office of Equity for Scholar &Family Success for…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

South King Fire & Rescue proposes redirection of $5 million bond funds

Following the passage of a $39 million capital bond measure in November…

Federal Way teachers upset over common English Language Arts curriculum

An English teacher for 17 years, Josh Smith looked out to Federal…

Suspect exposes himself at library | Police Blotter

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

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Government commits to preserving 40-plus acres of former Weyerhaeuser land

Federal Way commits to work toward preserving 40-plus acres of former Weyerhaeuser land

Breaking news: Federal Way police arrest suspects in January murder

Federal Way police have arrested two people they believe are responsible for…

Pacific Bonsai Museum announces new exhibit

Pacific Bonsai Museum announces new exhibit Pacific Bonsai Museum announces a new…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

King County Council supports preserving North Lake land

Mayor Jim Ferrell and members of the Save the Weyerhaeuser Campus group…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Federal Way Community Caregiving Network seeking new location for Monday night meals

After 28 years at the same location, the Federal Way Community Caregiving…

Literacy embedded into the goals of FWPS’ strategic plan

To be ready for college and the workforce, Federal Way Public Schools’…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Teenager needs better awareness | Federal Way Police Blotter

Pants, no person, found in parking lot: At 8:13 a.m. Feb. 22…

  • Feb 27th, 2017

Federal Way City Council discusses city’s re-branding effort

City of Federal Way equipment and stationery could still get a new…

Federal Way police searching for man they say shot, kidnapped victims

Federal Way police are searching for a man accused of shooting a…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Man tells girls walking home from school to get inside van | Federal Way Police Blotter

Man tells girls to get inside van | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Federal Way United Methodist Church recognizing caregivers

Federal Way United Methodist Church will recognize caregivers in a session designed…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

South King Fire and Rescue Assistant Chief Ed Plumlee to retire after 40 years of service

Assistant Fire Chief to retire after 40 years of dedication to saving lives

Susan Honda challenging Ferrell for mayor’s seat

Councilwoman Susan Honda will take on incumbent Jim Ferrell for the position…

Reeves bill to improve health of credit unions passes House

As her first bill to pass the State House of Representatives in…

  • Feb 17th, 2017