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Q&A: Federal Way Public Schools Board of Directors District 1 candidates

Tiffany LaFontaine is facing Quentin Morris.

Tiffany LaFontaine and Quentin Morris. Courtesy photos
Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Pear ginger bread with pear butter

The Federal Way Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday through October.

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth
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Des Moines Police want witnesses to come forward in triple shooting

Detectives seek cellphone video from people in parking lot prior to shooting

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Q&A: Federal Way City Council Position 4 candidates

Incumbent Hoang Tran is challenged by newcomer Daniel Miller.

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Fentanyl-related deaths in King County over past few years (courtesy of Public Health – Seattle & King County)

King County councilmember sounds alarm on fentanyl problem in the region

Reagan Dunn is proposing increased resources in next budget to help lower rate of fentanyl deaths.

Fentanyl-related deaths in King County over past few years (courtesy of Public Health – Seattle & King County)
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Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 1: Alyssa Iverson

FWHS senior is leading all 4A NPSL girls golfers in points scored this season with 131 so far.

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Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 1: Tevita Takai

FWHS senior recorded nine solo tackles, two touchdowns in recent game against Thomas Jefferson.

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Burglar found sleeping in resident’s bed | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 23-28.

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Man shot by Federal Way officers charged with robbery after 3 attempted carjackings

The 39-year-old suspect’s arraignment is Monday, Oct. 4.

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Market Director Rose Ehl, left, stands with East India Grill owners and workers stand with their Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care nonprofit partner on Sept. 25.

East India Grill wins 2021 Taste of Federal Way

Over 800 community members attended the outdoor food festival on Sept. 25.

Market Director Rose Ehl, left, stands with East India Grill owners and workers stand with their Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care nonprofit partner on Sept. 25.
Lakehaven Water and Sewer District offices in Federal Way. File photo

Lakehaven Water & Sewer District to issue bonds with AAA rating

The District received the highest financial rating attainable earlier this month.

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District offices in Federal Way. File photo
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3 killed, 3 injured in shooting outside Des Moines bar

Suspects of the triple homicide have not yet been found, police say.

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Federal Way City Council to rescind vote after mistake on agenda limits public comment

Special meeting held Sept. 28; first reading of permanent housing, emergency shelter bill to be held Oct. 5.

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King County’s unemployment rate lower than most of Washington

South King County has been slower to recover compared to North King County.

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Pedestrian killed in Federal Way hit-and-run identified

The suspect driver fled the scene on Sept. 22.

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New higher education center, The Hub, opens in Federal Way

City and school district partner with Highline College and University of Washington Tacoma.

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Seattle Children’s Hospital identifies racial disparities in infections, security response

The healthcare provider did not respond to multiple requests for data used to identify disparities.

Seattle Children’s Hospital (Courtesy photo)
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QA: Federal Way City Council Position 2 candidates

Incumbent Greg Baruso is challenged by newcomer Erica Norton.

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Owners arrested after 5 neglected dogs found in Federal Way trailer

The dogs were malnourished and water-deprived when brought to the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County for care.

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Uber driver carjacked in Federal Way | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 16-22.

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