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Man demanding cigarettes strikes person on smoke break | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Feb. 9-15.

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KCLS unveils new exterior library lockers at 4 King County libraries

The King County Library System one of the first large library systems in the country to offer locker pickup service.

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Candidate Erica Norton chats with community members at the election night party at Billy McHale’s on Nov. 2. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda

FW councilmember responds to controversial social media comments

Erica Norton said her posts were directed at people who were threatening her for being unvaccinated.

Candidate Erica Norton chats with community members at the election night party at Billy McHale’s on Nov. 2. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda
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Federal Way Public Schools levies narrowly passing in February special election

So far, about 13,596 ballots have been counted, according to King County Elections.

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Jump Start Espresso opens third coffee shop in Federal Way

“We’ve built a family around this business in Federal Way,” co-owner says.

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Man killed in drive-by shooting in Federal Way

Police are working to identify a suspect, commander says.

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Candidate Erica Norton chats with community members at the election night party at Billy McHale’s on Nov. 2. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda

FW Councilmember Erica Norton slams the vaccinated on social media

About 3 out of 4 Federal Way residents are vaccinated, according to King County Public Health.

Candidate Erica Norton chats with community members at the election night party at Billy McHale’s on Nov. 2. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda
Brad Bales, speaking at the Feb. 1 Federal Way City Council meeting. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda

Council appoints new Federal Way Municipal Court judge

Brad Bales will finish the term of outgoing Judge Rebecca Robertson.

Brad Bales, speaking at the Feb. 1 Federal Way City Council meeting. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda
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Police searching for driver who hit teenager in Federal Way crosswalk

Teen sustained very minor injuries, police say.

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Federal Way leaders honor Black History Month with proclamation

Federal Way pioneer John N. Conna was the first Black political appointee in Washington in 1889.

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Federal Way City Council President Linda Kochmar is running for 30th District state Senate

“I think I can be a voice of reason,” Kochmar said on Feb. 2.

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WIAA launches bias reporting form in response to discriminatory incidents

Inappropriate behavior seen, heard or witnessed at any WIAA member school event can be reported.

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Several Federal Way apartments struck by gunfire

Apartment resident says his bedroom dresser stopped a bullet from entering his daughter’s bedroom.

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Man beaten at Federal Way bus stop | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Jan. 26-31.

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Council President Linda Kochmar, left, Jeri-Lynn Clark and Deputy Mayor Susan Honda pictured at the Jan. 18 City Council meeting. Courtesy photo

Hometown Hero: City employee Jeri-Lynn Clark says goodbye after 21 years

Jeri-Lynn Clark is the Mirror’s Hometown Hero for January.

Council President Linda Kochmar, left, Jeri-Lynn Clark and Deputy Mayor Susan Honda pictured at the Jan. 18 City Council meeting. Courtesy photo
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Boy, 10, escapes possible abduction while walking home from school | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Nov. 22-30.

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Computer lab inside The Hub: Federal Way Higher Education Center.

Higher education facility opens doors in Federal Way

The Hub campus is a partnership with Highline College, UW Tacoma, FW Public Schools and the city.

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Computer lab inside The Hub: Federal Way Higher Education Center.
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Man, teenager injured in Federal Way shooting

The shooting occurred around 3 a.m. Jan. 28.

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COVID-19 infections sweep South King Fire & Rescue

In just over a month, 48 members have tested positive; no hospitalizations.

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Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell is running for King County prosecutor

Ferrell was re-elected for a third term as mayor in Nov. 2021.

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell