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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

Federal Way police searching for armed robber who stole chocolate from barber shop

Federal Way police are searching for a suspect who robbed New Era…

Federal Way Police Department accepting applications for citizens academy

The Federal Way Police Department is accepting applications for its Citizens Police…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

AEDs help local police save lives

When Federal Way Police Department officers Justin Antholt and Michael Henrich responded…

Federal Way community remembers murdered teen in peace walk

A line of local teens stretched up the sidewalk of 21st Avenue…

Reeves introduces “Wounded Warrior” bill to expand access to shared leave for service members

For current uniformed service members employed by the state, the Uniformed Services…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Federal Way girl back to active self after scoliosis surgery, bone graft

What was expected to be a routine physical for track turned into…

Firefighters snuff Federal Way house fire | Update

Firefighters reported no injuries in a Federal Way house fire that occurred…

Woman raped outside bar | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Free tax-preparation services being offered in Federal Way

United Way of King County is offering free tax-preparation services until April…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Fire commisioners hosting retreat

The South King Fire & Rescue Board of Commissioners will host a…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Federal Way City Council changes direction on Transportation Benefit District implementation

Federal Way residents may not have to pay an additional $15 fee…

Federal agencies to offer $5,000 reward for information on Federal Way firearms theft

A $5,000 reward is being offered for information that helps catch four…

Yakima man dead after driving into Federal Way retention pond

A man from Yakima was killed after his vehicle drove into a…