Opinion

MLK event brought community together

The Martin Luther King celebration in Federal Way this year was one of the best we’ve ever had. And how exciting to have the honor… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Residents will pay more in taxes for schools

Last summer, Federal Way Public Schools decided to run a Phase 2 bond for $450 million dollars. Then they told the voters that it wouldn’t… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018

PAEC kitchen funding needs explanation

I was appalled to read in the Jan. 26 edition that the state capital budget funded $1 million for a kitchen upgrade at Performing Arts… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018

Longtime publisher’s view from the hot seat | Mirror’s 20th anniversary

For nine years - or 3,312 days - I had the privilege of being the publisher of the Mirror.

  • Feb 5, 2018

Newspapers then and now: Odyssey of a production guru | Mirror’s 20th anniversary

I’ve been in this business for just about 30 years, 20 of which have been with the Mirror.

  • Feb 4, 2018

Mayor: Congratulations to the Federal Way Mirror

A community newspaper like yours is vital to the health of a community and to local government.

  • Feb 3, 2018

A crisis of our making

Livingston: Lawmakers need to look at big picture for area to succeed.

Thank you, Federal Way – let’s go for 20 more years | Publisher’s note

I am here to tell you that the Federal Way Mirror is here to stay.

First days in the life of the Federal Way Mirror | Mirror’s 20th anniversary

Sound Publishing wanted me to help start a newspaper in Federal Way as soon as I could get there.

  • Feb 2, 2018

Olympia, politics and policy

Roegner: This year appears to be a good one for educational interests and women candidates.

Comments in school levy letter inaccurate

In the Jan. 26 paper, the Mirror published my letter supporting the levy along with three other letters. One of those criticizing the levy was… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Vote yes on Federal Way schools education levy

Join us to vote yes on the Federal Way Public Schools levy. As parents, we hope this levy passes so our daughter continues to have… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Timing bad for Federal Way school district levy

Please understand the complete story on the levy. First let me state, I usually support bonds and levies for schools. However, I find it unfortunate… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Editorial Cartoon | Shiers

Frank Shiers cartoon for Feb. 2… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Starting a new tradition in Federal Way

Mayor says decision to move presentation to PAEC was good.

  • Feb 1, 2018

Consent 2.0

Johnson: conversations about consent, dealing with rejection need to happen repeatedly.

Federal Way community needs to embrace all residents

My wife and I have lived in the Federal Way community since 1982. We have seen a lot of changes in that span of time.… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2018

Trump racism overshadows MLK Day

City leaders should follow King’s example and speak out about the president’s comments.

Editorial Cartoon | Frank Shiers

Shiers cartoon… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2018

Parents should speak out about Federal Way school district grading system

Parents and guardians of Federal Way school students, as of today I still have not seen any changes in the Federal Way school district ABCF:1234… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2018