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Halloween in Federal Way — 2020 style

Community members of all costumes celebrated Halloween in safe, distanced ways on Saturday, Oct. 31. At the final day of the 2020 Federal Way Farmers… Continue reading

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Woman hits kids on bikes with her car | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Oct. 28-Nov. 2

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Screenshot of a previous quarterly meeting with Federal Way’s elected officials and the Black community.

Federal Way’s people of color seek a voice at the table

Zoom meeting focuses on equity and concerns with the city.

Screenshot of a previous quarterly meeting with Federal Way’s elected officials and the Black community.
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PAEC voting center sees nearly 800 voters on Election Day

30th Legislative District sees 79% voter turnout, as of Nov. 4.

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An artist's conception of the proposed sculpture to be placed in the pedestrian plaza of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension.

Federal Way City Council unanimously opposes possible elephant structure

The proposed art piece will be on display near the incoming Sound Transit Federal Way Link Extension station.

An artist's conception of the proposed sculpture to be placed in the pedestrian plaza of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension.
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Democrats ahead in 30th District State Representative positions

Early results show Jamila Taylor with 59% of votes in Position 1, Jesse Johnson with 62% of votes in Position 2.

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Congressman Adam Smith. Courtesy photo

Incumbent Adam Smith winning 9th Congressional District seat

Smith (D) received 76% of votes; opponent Doug Basler (R) behind with 23% of votes.

Congressman Adam Smith. Courtesy photo
SKFR engine. Mirror file photo

Several South King Fire personnel in quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

1 IT employee tested positive on Oct. 27; no firefighters exposed.

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Leandra Craft with her husband, Chris, and their daughter. Courtesy of Tanya Lam Photography in Federal Way

Q&A: Leandra Craft talks council, representation and vision with the Mirror

Leandra Craft is the newest member of Federal Way City Council.

Leandra Craft with her husband, Chris, and their daughter. Courtesy of Tanya Lam Photography in Federal Way
Joseph S. Bowman IV

Hometown Hero: Federal Way pastor appointed to Highline College Board of Trustees

Pastor Joe Bowman’s Integrity Life Church in Federal Way has fed 4,500 people during pandemic.

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Motorcyclist in serious condition after driver fails to yield while making left turn

The accident occurred around 3:15 p.m. near 21st Avenue SW and SW Campus Drive in Federal Way.

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More than 80 volunteers showed up to help clean up Federal Way on a misty Saturday, Oct. 17. Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way

Federal Way hires 2 litter control positions

More than 80 people attended the Oct. 17 Clean Up Federal Way! event.

More than 80 volunteers showed up to help clean up Federal Way on a misty Saturday, Oct. 17. Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way
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7 school security cameras spray painted | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Oct. 21-26.

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A die-hard local news supporter reads the Federal Way Mirror in October 2019. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror

Healthy Halloween: Safe, socially distanced events to celebrate in Federal Way

Enjoy a drive-thru Trunk or Treat, a costume contest at the farmers market, a candy chute at a fire station, blacklight shows and more Saturday, Oct. 31.

A die-hard local news supporter reads the Federal Way Mirror in October 2019. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror
Actors Tom Livingston, left, and Jacob Tice rehearse a scene from Theatre Magic. Courtesy photo

Centerstage Theatre hosts first production of the season

Theatre Magic (And Other Things We Need) premieres Sunday, Oct. 25.

Actors Tom Livingston, left, and Jacob Tice rehearse a scene from Theatre Magic. Courtesy photo
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BigFoot Java robbed at gunpoint | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Oct. 14-20

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An artist’s conception of the proposed sculpture to be placed in the pedestrian plaza of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension.

Elephant sculpture among Sound Transit’s proposed public artwork designs

Designed by Donald Lipski, the concept reflects Federal Way’s rich diversity.

An artist’s conception of the proposed sculpture to be placed in the pedestrian plaza of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension.
Photo courtesy of Cinemark Theatres

Cinemark reopens Century Federal Way movie theater

Masks required, seats are sanitized between showings and no free refills.

Photo courtesy of Cinemark Theatres
Federal Way Public Schools headquarters. File photo

$425K settlement paid in Federal Way school district sex scandal lawsuit

$3.5 million tort claim was filed against basketball coach and district in 2018.

Federal Way Public Schools headquarters. File photo
Federal Way Public Schools headquarters. File photo

FWPS reports 9 COVID-19 infections among staff

Latest case reported to FWPS on Tuesday, Oct. 13.

Federal Way Public Schools headquarters. File photo