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$450 million bond will fix Federal Way’s deteriorating schools

At Olympic View Elementary School, room 23 has taken on its own reputation. At 10 a.m. on a Monday, it is empty. Students have yet… Continue reading

  • Sep 29, 2017

Wagnitz named Highline College interim president as search continues

While Highline College searches for a new president, a familiar name will fill the role. Dr. Jeff Wagnitz, who has been serving as acting president… Continue reading

Man dies in fatal rollover near Decatur High School

A 66-year-old Seattle man died in a single-vehicle fatal crash late Wednesday night in the 3300 block of Southwest 320th Street in Federal Way. According… Continue reading

School supporters win top prizes in annual Federal Way Chili Cook-off | PHOTOS

The 10th annual Federal Way Farmers Market Chili Cook-off took place beneath sunny skies Sept. 23 at the Commons Mall with special guest judge Jordan… Continue reading

Federal Way singer saves Loverboy concert

By Jim Davis and Diana Hefley, The Daily Herald EVERETT — The show must go on, but usually it doesn’t go on with a fan… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

Skateboarders damage 9/11 memorial | Federal Way Police Blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: 9/11 memorial damaged: At 3:26 p.m. Sept. 26, police got a call from a South… Continue reading

FWPS school board member Liz Drake resigns from board

Federal Way Public Schools will soon be filling a vacancy on its school board following the resignation of one of its members Tuesday. Liz Drake,… Continue reading

Man dies in motorcycle crash on Pacific Highway in FW

A 46-year-old Lakewood man died Tuesday night in a motorcycle crash in Federal Way. Rescue workers responded about 8:20 p.m. Sept. 26 to the scene… Continue reading

Driver of stolen car arrested in Federal Way after pursuit | Police blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Not a friendly exchange: At 7:54 a.m. Sept. 24 in the 800 block of… Continue reading

Federal Way Church’s Chicken closed after health violation found

Church’s Chicken, 31717 Pacific Highway S., Federal Way, was closed by a King County Public Health food inspector at 1:20 p.m. Sept. 22 due to… Continue reading

Federal Way’s Korean community celebrates 25 years of civic engagement

Federal Way leaders launched a one-of-a-kind partnership in 1992 with the city’s Korean-American community that continues today. Many of these leaders came together at a… Continue reading

District 30 political parties meet regularly

30th District Democrats The 30th District Democrats, which includes southwest King County and Federal Way, meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month… Continue reading

Federal Way Mirror hosting general election candidate forum

The Federal Way Mirror is hosting a candidate forum from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club, 3583 SW 320th… Continue reading

Federal Way Police Department promotes several officers

The Federal Way Police Department promoted four members of its force, and the officers were sworn in at the Sept. 19 City Council meeting. Keith… Continue reading

Youth arrested for making firearm threats | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police blotter: Just out and about: At 10:53 p.m. Sept. 20 in the 31000 block of… Continue reading

Federal Way City Council supports district school facilities bond

As Totem Middle School student Marcello Desimone explained to the Federal Way City Council Tuesday, the boilers routinely catch fire at the school, disrupting class… Continue reading

Firefighters extinguish early morning RV blaze in Federal Way

South King Fire and Rescue responded to a blaze around 3 a.m. Thursday involving several recreational vehicles in Federal Way. The fire was reported by… Continue reading

Suspect accused of punching and harassing Federal Way woman

The King County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Michael Dennis Gormley, who has been accused of violating a felony domestic violence protection order in Federal… Continue reading

Public invited to Federal Way Korean Community Quarterly Meeting anniversary

Federal Way and the Korean community will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Korean Community Quarterly Meeting with a meeting open to the public.… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2017

Federal Way man involved in Des Moines McDonald’s stabbing

Des Moines Police continue to investigate a stabbing incident on Sunday at a McDonald’s restaurant, 22644 Pacific Highway S., that involved a Kent man and… Continue reading