For the Mirror

At the breakfast are, from left: Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier; Seattle Major Jenny Durkan; Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus; King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer; Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Tammy Campbell; Algona Mayor Dave Hill; former Federal Way Mayor Mike Park; and Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell. Courtesy photo

Durkan emphasizes regional collaboration to South King County leaders

Durkan discussed her office’s work to address homelessness, which has been the No. 1 issue she has faced in her two years in office.

At the breakfast are, from left: Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier; Seattle Major Jenny Durkan; Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus; King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer; Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Tammy Campbell; Algona Mayor Dave Hill; former Federal Way Mayor Mike Park; and Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell. Courtesy photo
Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins first place in NPSL

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins first place in NPSL

Decatur’s Jacob and Elden Buchan, Thomas Jefferson’s Kana and Pona Rosa qualify for 4A WIAA state tennis tournament in spring.

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins first place in NPSL
State lawmakers push for final approval of Federal Way Link Extension funding

State lawmakers push for final approval of Federal Way Link Extension funding

In a letter to Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, the members advocate for an expeditious approval of federal money for light rail project.

State lawmakers push for final approval of Federal Way Link Extension funding
Will council candidates honor the 2006 utility tax levy to fund enhanced police force?

Will council candidates honor the 2006 utility tax levy to fund enhanced police force?

Federal Way now has a police officer ratio that is far below the Washington state average of 1.44.

Will council candidates honor the 2006 utility tax levy to fund enhanced police force?
Federal Way Public Schools recognized as National Board Accomplished District

Federal Way Public Schools recognized as National Board Accomplished District

FWPS becomes one of 81 districts to earn the “gold standard” teacher certification.

Federal Way Public Schools recognized as National Board Accomplished District
Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center hosting drug take-back event Oct. 26

Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center hosting drug take-back event Oct. 26

Event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center hosting drug take-back event Oct. 26
Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins NPSL Olympic Division

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins NPSL Olympic Division

Raiders wrap up season with 13-1 record, plays final game on TJ courts as construction for new campus set to begin this winter.

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis wins NPSL Olympic Division
Federal Way Council member Jesse Johnson announces run for state representative

Federal Way Council member Jesse Johnson announces run for state representative

Jesse Johnson seeks to fill position of State Rep. Mike Pellicciotti.

Federal Way Council member Jesse Johnson announces run for state representative
Federal Way mayor’s food drive brings in record 6.6 tons of donations

Federal Way mayor’s food drive brings in record 6.6 tons of donations

Waste Management delivered all donated items to the Multi-Service Center in Federal Way.

Federal Way mayor’s food drive brings in record 6.6 tons of donations
Sound Transit CEO provides updates on light rail link extensions at Good Eggs breakfast

Sound Transit CEO provides updates on light rail link extensions at Good Eggs breakfast

Rogoff discussed ways to provide transit options for the 1.8 million new people projected to move to the region by 2050.

Sound Transit CEO provides updates on light rail link extensions at Good Eggs breakfast
Free recycle event this Saturday at Wild Waves

Free recycle event this Saturday at Wild Waves

Drop-off a variety of bulky or difficult-to-recycle items at no cost, including appliances, scrap metal, large branches, tires, mattresses, electronics, styrofoam and confidential documents.

Free recycle event this Saturday at Wild Waves
Federal Way girls golf battles Thomas Jefferson, Auburn Mountainview

Federal Way girls golf battles Thomas Jefferson, Auburn Mountainview

Federal Way earns season high of 36 points at Sept. 12 match.

Federal Way girls golf battles Thomas Jefferson, Auburn Mountainview
Thomas Jefferson girls soccer opens season with 10-0 win against Decatur

Thomas Jefferson girls soccer opens season with 10-0 win against Decatur

TJHS takes on Auburn Riverside Friday, Sept. 20.

Thomas Jefferson girls soccer opens season with 10-0 win against Decatur
Rebecca Martin announces bid for 30th District House seat in 2020

Rebecca Martin announces bid for 30th District House seat in 2020

Federal Way Chamber CEO will seek the 30th District seat left open as current state Rep. Mike Pellicciotti runs for state treasurer.

Rebecca Martin announces bid for 30th District House seat in 2020
Decatur girls golf outshines Federal Way at Tuesday match

Decatur girls golf outshines Federal Way at Tuesday match

Federal Way’s Alyssa Iverson, McKenna Hulse lead the Eagles; Decatur’s Claire Xu named match medalist.

Decatur girls golf outshines Federal Way at Tuesday match
Thomas Jefferson boys tennis starts season with a victory

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis starts season with a victory

TJHS beat Auburn 5-0 on Tuesday.

Thomas Jefferson boys tennis starts season with a victory
Lottery win makes Tacoma couple’s 30th anniversary more memorable

Lottery win makes Tacoma couple’s 30th anniversary more memorable

Wife purchased winning ticket at Fred Meyer in Federal Way.

Lottery win makes Tacoma couple’s 30th anniversary more memorable
Federal Way student enjoys rewarding Waste Management internship

Federal Way student enjoys rewarding Waste Management internship

This internship has taken me back to places such as Steele Lake Park that I enjoyed as a child.

Federal Way student enjoys rewarding Waste Management internship
Response to cannabis ‘con artists’

Response to cannabis ‘con artists’

After four years, those who want pot shops still fail to accept the results of a fair and legitimate election.

Response to cannabis ‘con artists’
Federal Way tax preparer sentenced to 1 year in false tax returns scheme

Federal Way tax preparer sentenced to 1 year in false tax returns scheme

Defendant’s clients were primarily immigrants with little knowledge of the tax system and limited language skills.

Federal Way tax preparer sentenced to 1 year in false tax returns scheme