Haley Donwerth

Federal Way celebrates 13th annual Korean-American Day

Community gathers at the PAEC for Korean-American Day to explore and celebrate Korean culture.

 

Johnson to resign from Federal Way City Council seat

After his 30th District appointment, Johnson announced his intent to step down from the council.

 

Police perform high-risk stop after suspect points gun

Police stopped the vehicle and detained all the occupants.

 

Federal Way Council member Johnson appointed as 30th District representative

Jesse Johnson fills seat vacated by former Rep. Kristine Reeves.

Condo manager reports poor family with ‘large amount of toys’ in unit

When asked why the manager believed the residents had stolen these items, he said it was because of the family’s socioeconomic status.

Male fatally stabbed at Federal Way motel marks second homicide of the new year

Police found male bleeding from apparent stab wounds who died from his injuries.

School district slams city of Federal Way over permitting process

Superintendent said the district was met with “hostility” from the mayor’s office; schools delayed at least a year and $10M over budget.

Democrats select 3 nominees to replace Rep. Kristine Reeves

Federal Way City Council member Jesse Johnson, Jamila Taylor, Sam Rise nominated for consideration to fill 30th District seat.

Mirror’s top stories of 2019

Miracles, murders, community building and more make 2019 headlines.

Federal Way man dies after being shot in face on SR-509

The man was killed during a drive-by shooting on the freeway.

Long-time Federal Way council member Dini Duclos retires

Duclos is grateful to the Federal Way community for electing her to help speak up for them for 12 years.

South King Tool Library burlgaries prompts community work event

The library was burglarized Dec. 27 when the suspect stole $2,000 worth of equipment.

Female flees after robbing Federal Way KeyBank

The suspect handed a note to the teller demanding money before fleeing on foot.

Homeless suspect with knife arrested after threatening woman

The suspect was armed with a 12 inch bladed knife and chased the victim, shouting, “I’m going to get you!”

Concerns heat up over Federal Way performing arts center culinary program

Nearly 5 years after the program was announced, it still has yet to be implemented.

Darshpreet Virk was nominated by Principal Shana Watkins for her empathy toward other students and her eagerness to learn. Courtesy photo

Seventh grader shows up with good attitude, ready to learn

Meet Darshpreet Virk, a 7th grader at Totem Middle School

Darshpreet Virk was nominated by Principal Shana Watkins for her empathy toward other students and her eagerness to learn. Courtesy photo

Elderly man threatens to kill contractors

The elderly man was tackled to the ground by one worker when the male appeared to be moving towards employees with the hammer in hand.

Police still seeking suspect in shooting threats at Todd Beamer High School

Student, 17, was expelled from school for one day, however police have not identified a suspect.

Federal Way teen powerlifts her way to success

15-year-old Todd Beamer student Jillian Whiting has participated in 9 competitions and brought home several medals.

Suspect leaves pile of pork bones, rotting meat on doorstep

Victim thinks pile of bones, and bag of bones and rotting meat was harassment.