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Jailbreak: Cities criticize Federal Way’s decision to leave SCORE

Federal Way mayor responds sharply to criticism leveled at that decision by partner cities.

Rape allegation against Sen. Joe Fain divides King County Council

In a recent interview, Councilmember Kathy Lambert blamed Fain’s accuser for the alleged rape. Then Lambert’s colleagues distanced themselves from her comments.

Northwest Symphony Orchestra family concert includes instrument zoo for kids

Orchestra opens season with two special concerts.

Mother of man fatally shot by Federal Way police files lawsuit against city

Suit claims man was experiencing a mental health episode and not a danger to others.

Suspect robs, assaults pizza delivery driver

Sample of the Federal Way Police crime blotter.

30th District candidates talk homelessness, gun safety at forum

Legislative candidates tackle the issues at the Mirror’s forum Oct. 10.

Federal Way community rallies to help woman stabbed in domestic violence attack start over

GoFundMe set up to help family with moving costs, storage fees during the housing transition.

Longtime community volunteer starts nonprofit to help families, students

Organization helps with diapers, student expenses.

Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Paul Allen dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder, developer, and philanthropist struggled with cancer for decades

Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Robbery suspects flee after attempted rape at Federal Way business

The suspects attempted to rape victim at gunpoint and strangled her.

Buckholz burns rubber, sets world record

Federal Way man becomes Guinness World Record holder.

Federal Way man attempts to set burnout world record for burn foundation

Ron Buckholz will make his final attempt Saturday at Pacific Raceways.

State Supreme Court strikes down death penalty

All nine justices found the use of capital punishment in Washington state unconstitutional and racially biased.

Unlicensed massage therapist charged with rape issued cease and desist order

Suspect has no massage therapist license, but worked at LH Massage in Federal Way six days per week.

Incarcerated and infirmed: How Northwest Detention Center is failing sick inmates

Inadequate medical care plagues immigrants at facility, but ICE claims otherwise

Auditor’s Office report says Federal Way’s finances are in compliance with federal laws

State auditor looked at transactions recorded from Jan. 1, 2017 through Dec. 31, 2017.

Federal Way Mirror to host forum for 30th District races on Oct. 10

Free event will feature candidates for senator, house representatives.

Beyoncé, Jay-Z surprise Federal Way teen with $100K for college

Homeless student wants to study computer science.

First All-City Girls Swim Meet makes a splash

Federal Way Eagles become All-City swim champs.

Pacific Bonsai Museum provides ideal outdoor learning environment in Federal Way

Students discover connection between art and nature.