Opinion

Noble-Gulliford, Tran and the Democrats | Inside Politics

In the primary election for City Council Position 4, the big surprise…

 

Residents have already shared their vision | Letter

Mr. Roegner’s vision relies on a the expertise of another consultant to…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017

 

Editorial Cartoon | Shiers

Editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers for the week of Sept. 22

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

 

Honda right choice for mayor | Letter

Susan Honda possesses vision and leadership. Her popularity (three-time award winner) is…

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

City poised for economic growth due to work of staff

I read with some confusion Bob Roegner’s column in the Sept. 15…

Support Federal Way Public Schools bond to improve facilities, education | Letter

As a local Seattle King County REALTOR® and a resident of this…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

A downtown in Federal Way is still possible

Is a core downtown really antiquated? Nice thoughtful comments by Ex-Auburn Mayor…

  • Sep 17th, 2017

Editorial Cartoon | Frank Shiers

Frank Shiers Editorial Cartoon for the week of Sept. 15.

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Belal continues to be an athletics gem in Federal Way with latest program | Full-Court Press

Federal Way FC Coaching Director Fawzi Belal is a visionary. You have…

Date of worth | Sex in the Suburbs

We didn’t share the same first language, so when I walked up…

True vision is needed | Inside Politics

Other than Mayor Jim Ferrell, is anyone else brokenhearted about Dick’s Drive-in…

Identifying people by race not always appropriate

I heartily embrace all of my different heritages, however, I don’t go…

  • Sep 14th, 2017

The changing face of Federal Way | Inside Politics

From our names — Stone’s Landing, Redondo and Federal Way — to…

Mayor Jimmy and the downtown core | Q&A for Mr. Federal Way:

Q: Mr. Federal Way, there has been a lot of talk lately…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Football and fantasy city government | My Perspective

As a new football season starts, do you ever wonder about the…

Frank Shiers political cartoon

Frank Shiers editorial cartoon for the week of Sept. 8.

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Work to refine grading, reporting system remains a focus for Federal Way Public Schools

Federal Way Public Schools is committed to ensuring our standards-based grading and…

Volleyball desperately needs more coaches like Beamer’s Culliton | Full-Court Press

Kim Culliton thought her question was relatively simple. In reality, it was.…

Local legislators impact 2017 session | Inside Politics

The 2017 session of the state Legislature was among the most challenging…

David Aaron Johnson: Lamenting the need for martyrs | Diversity

I nitially I wanted to write to celebrate and honor the heroism…

Commons Mall will never be downtown | Letter

The Commons at Federal Way is a source of endless discussion. Generally…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center continuing city’s mission | Letter

The Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center continues the city mission…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

I can see just fine — why do I need vision? | Chamber CEO Rebecca Martin

As business-led, economic and civic organizations, chambers of commerce and their members…

School bonds and kneeling football players | Q&A for Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, do you support the school district’s construction bond…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

No place for racism here | Inside Politics

Aug.12, 2017, Charlottesville, Virginia: A white supremacist rally in support of keeping…

Federal Way Public Schools proposed bond a good return on investment

In 1971, Intel released the world’s first microprocessor; the first pocket-sized calculators…

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Federal Way schools need new grading system

As the 2017-2018 school year is about to begin are parents aware…

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Conversation about heroin addiction needs to continue | Letter

I hope the Federal Way City Council’s rejection of safe injection sites…

  • Aug 19th, 2017

Safe injection site debate a political sham | Inside Politics

The Aug. 8 City Council discussion on a resolution opposing a safe…

Vote this upcoming election | Letter

What do Romania, Pakistan and Bulgaria all have in common? They all…

  • Aug 18th, 2017

PAEC line up and fall favorites | Q&A for Mr. Federal Way

Q: What do you think of the Performing Arts and Event Center’s…

  • Aug 18th, 2017

Editorial Cartoon

Frank Shiers editorial cartoon for the week of Aug. 18

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Commons mall has not changed for the better | Letter

We moved to Federal Way almost 20 years ago to get away…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Rhythm Federal Way | My Perspective

Every month in the calendar year has its own sense of rhythm.…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Don’t expect Raiders to be another football pushover | Full-Court Press

The look in Scott Morgan’s eyes said everything. He didn’t utter a…

FWPS focused on our big goals to accomplish big things for scholars | Superintendent’s message

Greetings Federal Way Public Schools parents and families, The dedicated team of…

Candidates should prepare for tough questions | Mirror Editorial Board

With Jim Ferrell, Susan Honda, Hoang Tran and Diana Noble-Gulliford advancing to…

  • Aug 12th, 2017

Traffic and staying cool | Q&A for Mr. FW

Q. Mr. Federal Way, what are the best ways and routes in…

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Dolls, diversity and dismantling stereotypes | Sex in the Suburbs

Dear Mattel, Props for staying in the conversation about diversity. I mean,…

Ferrell, Honda, Tran and Noble-Gulliford advance | Inside Politics

With 56 percent of the primary vote total, Federal Way incumbent Jim…