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Exit poll indicates Washington voters still support climate change action

State environmental organizations’ poll points to continuing support for carbon-reducing measures.

Politics delay contract with homeless shelter

Mary’s Place declines controversial grant money from Federal Way

Gov. Inslee backs early learning program at Highline College

Children’s Home Society of Washington Highline Early Learning Center connects families with education

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Seattle area braces for three-week SR 99 closure

Expect more congestion, longer commutes

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King County considers building 44,000 affordable housing units by 2024

A report on housing released in December was accepted by the King County Council on Monday.

Suspect rings in 2019 with gunshots at Federal Way party

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

AR-15 rifle and a loaded magazine that were recovered from a suspect in a shooting incident at the Kent Station parking garage. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office

Democrats to focus on 30-round magazines and ghost guns in 2019

Following gun control success on the November ballot, state Democrats are eyeing further regulation.

AR-15 rifle and a loaded magazine that were recovered from a suspect in a shooting incident at the Kent Station parking garage. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office

Climate change could kill salmon’s sense of smell

A report released by UW last month highlights further dangers higher CO2 levels pose to coho salmon.

Expanding homeless shelters in Federal Way among report recommendations

Mayor’s Homelessness Task Force releases report.

Locals take a dip on New Year’s Day

Residents welcome 2019 with a chilly swim in Steel Lake, Puget Sound.

Childcare tops legislative priorities for Rep. Kristine Reeves

Reeves seeks to provide new tax breaks on purchases of feminine hygiene products and diapers.

  • Jan 3, 2019

How does Texas ACA ruling affect Washington?

A ruling last week from a Texas judge striking down the ACA will likely be overturned.

It looks a lot like Inslee is running for president

New statements and political fundraising from Gov. Inslee point toward a 2020 presidential bid

Cub Scouts provide scarfs, items for homeless in Federal Way

Packs 301 and 305 assemble care kits at Federal Way Day Center.

Federal Way’s top news highlights of 2018

Homelessness issues top Mirror headlines in 2018.

Scholars join in Hour of Code to enhance computer science skills

The Hour of Code is designed to demystify code and show anybody can learn computer science.

New city program cuts down on food waste

Unused food will feed people in community.

Set 2019 in motion with these outdoor destinations

First Day Hike is a nationwide initiative that aims to get people outdoors on New Year’s Day.

Police nab masked, armed robber of convenience store

Decatur student faces hit and run charges.