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Marine Corps sergeant pursues passion for culinary arts

Messex highlights empowered women in the Federal Way community in honor of International Women’s Day.

Environmental lab scientist enjoys solving problems

Federal Way woman talks about her STEM career and message to girls in honor of International Women’s Day.

Mayor Jim Ferrell gave the annual State of the City address for the second year on Feb. 28 at the Performing Arts and Events Center. Photo courtesy of Tyler Hemstreet

Crime, homelessness focus of Federal Way mayor’s State of the City

Mayor Jim Ferrell gives annual address for the second time at the PAEC.

Mayor Jim Ferrell gave the annual State of the City address for the second year on Feb. 28 at the Performing Arts and Events Center. Photo courtesy of Tyler Hemstreet

Federal Way mother authors children’s book on unconditional love

‘I Love You Just Because’ is written by Catrice Dennis and illustrated by her daughter, Asiyah Davis.

Mirror announces Best of Federal Way winners | Photos

Mirror’s annual event recognizes Federal Way’s finest food, people and more.

Des Moines launches pilot Community Emergency Response Team program

Federal Way’s CERT program will offer an introduction into emergency preparedness on March 30.

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Ferguson contacts WA sheriffs about enforcing gun control measure

Letter addresses points of confusion over Initiative 1639

  • Mar 4, 2019
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A wildfire near Darrington in 2017. Photo courtesy of Northwest Washington Incident Management Team

National Guard could see pay bump for wildfire response

House passes bill with 94-0 vote

  • Mar 4, 2019
A wildfire near Darrington in 2017. Photo courtesy of Northwest Washington Incident Management Team
Protest in Caracas, Venezuela, on Jan. 23, 2019. wikimedia/Voice of America

Local activists push back against intervention in Venezuelan crisis

Anti-war group Answer Coalition plans protest March 16 at Seattle Central College

Protest in Caracas, Venezuela, on Jan. 23, 2019. wikimedia/Voice of America

Federal Way woman convicted in scheme to prepare false tax returns

Lina Pastars falsified deductions on more than a thousand tax returns over four years.

Explore, learn and prepare at third annual STEM Exploration Night

Event offers scholars and families a chance to explore and learn about career pathways in science, technology, engineering and math.

  • Mar 4, 2019

Sound Transit seeks public comment about new light rail yard site

Open house set for March 12 at Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center.

Highline College searches for next distinguished alumnus

30 honored since award began in 1990.

  • Mar 4, 2019

It’s official: Inslee is running

Washington’s governor will make climate change a key component of his campaign

Man goes above and beyond to help feed the homeless in Federal Way

The Rock employee stays late during snowstorm to get pizza to men at homeless shelter.

Peggy LaPorte recognized for FUSION work

King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer recognized Peggy LaPorte for her work in Federal Way getting families with children off the streets and into permanent housing

Mayor’s senior policy advisor Yarden Weidenfeld leaving Federal Way

City is currently working out the details of his separation.

South King Fire selects new chief

Vic Pennington is currently the deputy mayor of the city of Des Moines.

Sen. Claire Wilson resigns from Federal Way school board

Board seeks applicants to fill board director vacancy.

Autism Auction and Art Walk raises $7K for special needs classrooms | PHOTOS

More than 200 attendees show support at Sunday’s fundraising event.