Olivia Sullivan

Federal Way murals vandalized in ‘racially motivated’ act

Artwork was recently installed at Sound Transit’s light rail construction site.

King County councilmember donates $98K to sports organizations in Federal Way, Auburn

Pete von Reichbauer donated the funds to Auburn School District, Federal Way high schools, Federal Way National Little League and more.

The Federal Way City Council chambers. File photo

24 apply for vacant seat on Federal Way City Council

Interviews to be held this month, date to be announced.

The Federal Way City Council chambers. File photo
Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way

Federal Way Community Center to reopen Sept. 1

Masks required, some amenities still not available

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Photo courtesy of Linsay Hill

Local leader focuses on helping, healing young women of color

The Mirror’s Hometown Hero for August is Linsay Hill

Photo courtesy of Linsay Hill

Man arrested for taking photos up women’s skirts, dresses at Costco | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Fire in vacant Federal Way building deemed arson

The building went up in flames around 3 a.m. on Aug. 27.

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14 people displaced by apartment fire in Federal Way

Red Cross is assisting 6 adults, 8 kids displaced by Wednesday apartment fire near S. 339th Circle.

Photo courtesy of South King Fire and Rescue

Federal Way motorcyclist killed in collision along Peasley Canyon Road

Douglas Lewis, 63, was killed in a head-on collision by a driver possibly under the influence on Aug. 24.

Burien landlord charged with murder of Federal Way woman, Kent man

Michael Lee Dudley, 62, is being held on $5 million bail.

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Federal Way man charged with killing man at Seattle bus stop

Jonathan Cleo Webb, 41, is accused of fatally shooting Walter Jay Treadwell, 46, on Aug. 17.

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Sound Transit installed murals on Aug. 17 by local artists near the construction site of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension project. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Sound Transit installs local art showing culture and community in vivid color

STart, Sound Transit’s art program, features 47 murals by seven local artists along 21st Ave. S. in Federal Way.

Sound Transit installed murals on Aug. 17 by local artists near the construction site of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension project. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

SKFR firefighter lives at station for six weeks during pandemic to protect family

Setting up his trailer in the parking lot of Station 66, Chris and Justine Mathis knew it was the right decision in order to protect their son.

Ring camera footage shows woman hiding in trunk | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Sonia Joseph wipes away a tear in this December 2017 photo prior to entering the inquest hearing at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent into the fatal shooting of her son Giovonn Joseph-McDade by a Kent police officer in June 2017. File photo

South King County cities win lawsuit over changes to inquest hearings

Court says King County Executive overstepped his authority regarding rules for investigating officer-involved deaths.

Sonia Joseph wipes away a tear in this December 2017 photo prior to entering the inquest hearing at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent into the fatal shooting of her son Giovonn Joseph-McDade by a Kent police officer in June 2017. File photo

Man arrested for Seattle suitcase murders of Federal Way woman, Kent man

The 62-year-old man was arrested at a Burien residence on Wednesday, Aug. 19.

Wild Waves Theme & Water Park cancels 2020 season

Uncertainty due to COVID-19 pandemic led to the Federal Way theme park’s decision.

Federal Way man, two others charged for selling deadly fentanyl to Navy sailor

Victim was found dead from overdose aboard ship at Naval Base Kitsap on April 18.

SKFR engine. Mirror file photo

Voters approve South King Fire M&O levy

The $3.75M levy will help to increase staffing levels as of Sept. 1, among other items.

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Siblings 9-year-old Ava Guerrier, left, and 8-year-old August Guerrier show off their blueberry findings on Aug. 13, 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

There’s still time to visit u-pick blueberry farms in Federal Way

So many berries in just one city. While in Federal Way, visit the local u-pick blueberry farms and take home locally grown fruits to complete… Continue reading

Siblings 9-year-old Ava Guerrier, left, and 8-year-old August Guerrier show off their blueberry findings on Aug. 13, 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo