Olivia Sullivan

The Federal Way Transit Center's east entrance along 23rd Avenue South remains open. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda

West entrance of Federal Way Transit Center parking garage closed

Sound Transit officials say the entrance could remain closed for up to a year as crews work on the Federal Way Link Extension.

 

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Jersey Mike’s Subs opening Federal Way store Oct. 27

The sub sandwich shop is hosting a grand opening celebration and fundraiser supporting local schools Oct. 27-31.

 

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Man, 21, in critical condition after shooting near Federal Way apartments

Officers have not yet located any suspects.

 

Executive Director Amanda Miller outside of the South King Tool Library (1700 S. 340th St. in Federal Way). Courtesy photo

South King Tool Library wins U.S. EPA grant for sustainable community work

The tool library is one of seven grant recipients.

Executive Director Amanda Miller outside of the South King Tool Library (1700 S. 340th St. in Federal Way). Courtesy photo
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Student brings loaded gun to high school | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Oct. 13-19.

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Erica Norton is a candidate for Federal Way City Council. Photo courtesy of Erica Norton

Council candidate Erica Norton removes Teamsters endorsement from campaign info

Federal Way City Council candidate Erica Norton has removed a false endorsement from her campaign literature after the Teamsters 117 union, which endorsed her opponent,… Continue reading

Erica Norton is a candidate for Federal Way City Council. Photo courtesy of Erica Norton
Photo courtesy of Graham West, media and communication director for The Sikh Coalition

FBI releases images of Sikh center vandalism suspect

Federal Way Police not able to identify suspect, case inactive pending new leads.

Photo courtesy of Graham West, media and communication director for The Sikh Coalition
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Federal Way man sentenced to prison for taking nude photos of underage cheerleaders

In September, Jeffrey Mendoza pleaded guilty to communication with a minor for immoral purposes, assault with intent to commit sexual exploitation of a minor, according to FBI.

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Arianna Graham, center, stands with members of South King Fire & Rescue. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror

Federal Way girl presented with 2021 Whitney Bellinghausen Community Service Award

Arianna Graham and her mother, Andrea, work to promote Down syndrome acceptance throughout Federal Way and communities beyond.

Arianna Graham, center, stands with members of South King Fire & Rescue. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror
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Elderly woman stabbed, purse stolen by suspect | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Oct. 6-12.

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9 Federal Way businesses vandalized in one week

Police do not have any suspect information.

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Dash Point State Park is located at 5700 block of SW Dash Point Road in Federal Way. Mirror file photo

Couple kidnapped while camping at Dash Point State Park

Federal Way police are still searching for suspects.

Dash Point State Park is located at 5700 block of SW Dash Point Road in Federal Way. Mirror file photo
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Mayor Jim Ferrell answers a question at the Federal Way Mirror forum on Oct. 13.

Federal Way candidates talk crime, homelessness, schools

Mirror’s election forum features mayoral, city council and school board candidates.

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Mayor Jim Ferrell answers a question at the Federal Way Mirror forum on Oct. 13.
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2 Federal Way officers receive Washington Medal of Honor awards

Both officers were injured in a Dec. 31, 2019 shooting at a Federal Way apartment complex.

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SKFR engine. Mirror file photo

Commissioners hold strong to firefighter vaccination requirement

As of Oct. 5, 18 firefighters remain unvaccinated, fire officials say.

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Woman charged with animal cruelty after 5 dogs found living in ‘unsanitary’ Federal Way trailer

The dogs, ranging from 5 months to 8 years old, were rescued in September.

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Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 8: Owen Tonseth

TJHS senior Owen Tonseth is a tennis team captain and holds a 4.0 GPA.

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Armed man attempts to rob woman at ATM | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 29 to Oct. 5.

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Crumbl Cookies opens Federal Way store

Crumbl Cookies offers a rotating weekly menu of flavors to keep customers coming back for another bite.

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This Dec. 2, 2020, file photo provided by Johnson Johnson shows vials of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. Courtesy photo

King County woman dies from ‘rare’ Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine blood clot

The woman received her shot on Aug. 26 and died in early September, according to public health.

This Dec. 2, 2020, file photo provided by Johnson Johnson shows vials of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. Courtesy photo