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“Clean Up Federal Way!” volunteer event set for Oct. 3

First official City-sponsored event encouraged residents to donate 30 minutes of volunteerism to celebrate the City’s 30th birthday.

 

Federal Way Mirror virtual candidate forum set for Oct. 14

Live forum with candidates in the running for District 30 State Representative seats at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14.

 

Emergency grant brings relief to Bonney Lake wildfire evacuees

The Mirror’s Hometown Hero for September is Federal Way Lions Club member Jan Barber

 

Free community mental health day in Federal Way

Free mental health services, COVID-19 testing from 2-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26 at the PAEC

Two puppies stolen from Federal Way home | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 15-22.

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Surge in consumer spending eases state budget challenges

A jump in tax collections cuts a projected $9 billion shortfall in half, acccording to new forecast.

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Federal Way shows support for South King firefighters

A drive-thru donation event on Sept. 12 collected about $500 for the South King Firefighters Foundation

Police still searching for 75-year-old Federal Way man

Volodymyr Stefanishchen was last seen in Federal Way on Saturday, Sept. 12.

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Fred Hutch seeks volunteers of color for COVID-19 study

Research company recently released a Spanish-language version of the website for accessibility, inclusivity.

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High speed rail and hub cities explored in Cascadia Corridor study

A new paper outlines a potential plan for the region.

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Federal Way flags at half-staff in memory of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justice Ginsburg died at age 87 on Friday, Sept. 18.

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Double duty: South King firefighter serves country in Washington Army National Guard

Jason Koffarnus recently achieved 20 years of military service, now preparing for Eastern Europe deployment.

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5 finalists advance in chase for Federal Way City Council seat

Council approves use of criminal background checks on finalists.

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Should state cover school bus costs if there are no riders?

With funding tied to getting students to school, districts are uncertain how much money they’ll receive.

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Man shot in chest found in Federal Way parking lot

Police are investigating the shooting which occurred near the Redondo Heights Park and Ride around 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 20

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A look inside a virtual classroom in Federal Way

Adelaide Elementary teacher Maria Gulchuk offers a glimpse of her first grade classroom during the first week of school.

Federal Way mayor proposes 2021-22 biennial budget

Emphasis on city beautification, public safety

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                                Jerome Collins, shown coaching the Federal Way High School boys basketball team in a 2016 state tournament semifinal game.

Ex-basketball coach returns to teaching following misconduct allegations

Jerome Collins was on two years of paid leave over 2016 incident at Federal Way High School.

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                                Jerome Collins, shown coaching the Federal Way High School boys basketball team in a 2016 state tournament semifinal game.

Man shot, robbed while selling marijuana | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Ex-bookkeeper accused of embezzling cash from Federal Way animal clinic

Former Vets For Less owners find discrepancies.