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  1. Hagel Calls Service Members on Thanksgiving to Express GratitudeRead the original story

    21 min ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... members and their families for their sacrifice for the nation." Air Force Capt. Derek Van De Wege, 27, of Federal Way, Wash., who is a C-17 aircraft commander at Ali Al Salem Air Base in Kuwait. He has flown airdrop missions in support of Inherent ...

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  2. 's Citizen of the Month inspires volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    ifelong Federal Way resident Byron Hiller, 53, has volunteered at a variety of local organizations for more than 30 years. "He's been involved in at least a few things ever since I've known him," said Julie Hiller, his wife. "It's just the way he is. ...

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  3. Thankful to be part of Federal Way community | Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    ... allows me to reach him whenever I need to - even after dinner or when he's on vacation. a The hidden gems in Federal Way, including a view of Puget Sound from Dumas Bay; all the parks, such as Celebration Park, where I frequently take my daughter to ...

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  4. Mount Rainier swimmingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Highline Times

    Mount Rainier swimmers and a diver, all seniors, led the Rams this season to the WIAA 4A Girls State Swim And Dive Championships at the King County Aquatic Center pool in Federal Way on Nov. 14-15. All are fondly liked by coach Chris Veraya, who called this a "special" team after the district meet, after having watched these senior young ladies grow from freshmen to seniors in his last three years coaching the Rams' swim team.

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  5. Body cameras and Black Thursday | Q&A with Mr. Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    Q: Mr. Federal Way, Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced his legal opinion on police body cameras on Monday after Sen. Andy Billig requested the opinion on five legal questions surrounding the use of body cameras by law enforcement officials. What do you think of Ferguson's opinion? A: Ferguson opined that police "don't need permission to record their interactions with citizens" because those interactions with on-duty police are presumed to be public, according to the Associated Press.

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  6. Man arrested for indecent liberties, attempted burglary at Federal Way apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    51-year-old homeless man was arrested Nov. 21 at the Club Palisades apartment complex in Federal Way. He faces charges for indecent liberties, attempted burglary and assault. A woman called police reporting she saw someone on her friend's porch and ...

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  7. Federal Way football falls to KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    Federal Way High School's football team lost 10-17 against the Bellevue Knights, missing their chance to make it to playoffs. The Eagles played in the Class 4A state quarterfinals Saturday.

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  8. Character comes first for Decatur cheer teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    ... living center and this year they've done a pet food drive and are gearing up to do a sock drive. They also go to Federal Way elementary schools to volunteer at times. "It feels good to give back," said Maranda McGeough, senior. "I love working with ...

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  9. Holiday camp for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    The Federal Way Community Center's holiday camp is the place for safe and exciting holiday fun for children ages 5 to 15 years old. The camp will be in session weekdays from Dec. 22-26 and Dec. 29 through Jan. 2. For more information or to register, visit www.itallhappenshere.org or contact Gina Shaw, recreation coordinator, at 253-835-6924.

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  10. Chiropractor receives outstanding service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    Dr. Larry Hansen, a Federal Way chiropractor, was recently honored by the Washington State Chiropractic Association with an Outstanding Service Award. The award recognized Hansen for the manner he has conducted his practice and volunteered years of service to the chiropractic profession.

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  11. Domestic violence perpetrator speaks about abuse, treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    ... jail for 365 days," she said. Her counselor - Lana Mathew with Counseling Services in Kent, who also chairs the Federal Way Domestic Violence Task Force - has taught her about domestic violence and how to break the cycle, which started when Cavin ...

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  12. ocal artists draw up plan to build live art venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    ... They want their venue to be a restaurant, bar and theater. "We want it to be a one-stop cultural hub for Federal Way residents," Scoville said. "We want to display work from our local artists here in Federal Way, but also other areas such as Oregon, ...

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  13. King County Executive visits Federal Way schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Federal Way Mirror

    King County Executive Dow Constantine spent Nov. 13 with Superintendent Sally McLean touring and learning about Federal Way Public Schools. Constantine met with students in the Stay-in-School Program, a program dedicated to assisting at-risk students with graduating on time.

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  14. Community remembers late Federal Way legislator Roger Freeman | SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Federal Way Mirror

    Community members, state lawmakers and city officials packed Our Savior's Baptist Church in Federal Way to remember late Rep. Roger Freeman on Saturday. During Freeman's celebration of life, Gov. Jay Inslee and state Sen. Bruce Dammeier, R-Puyallup, spoke about the 30th District legislator's political career, which began as a Federal Way Councilman in 2010.

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  15. Man charged with kidnapping, raping 15-year-old in Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Federal Way Mirror

    Vinny Kabwe, 20, was arrested on Nov. 16 and is being held on a $25,000 bail for allegedly offering to take the girl home from a party, but instead raping her behind a Kentucky Fried Chicken near Southwest 336th Street and 21st Avenue Southwest in Federal Way. Officers were dispatched to the Pavilion Apartments at 5:43 a.m. on Nov. 16 to reports of a girl crying and stating she had been raped.

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  16. Williams dominates state swim championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Bellevue Reporter

    Bellevue Wolverines senior Bellevue Wolverines senior Kim Williams put together a memorable performance at the Class 4A state swim and dive championships on Nov. 15 at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Williams captured first place in the 200 individual medley clocking a blistering time of 2:00.35, breaking the previous meet record she set of 2:01.20 in 2012.

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  17. Apply now for Mirror's editorial board | Publisher's DeskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... the Mirror formed the editorial board with the purpose of bringing together community members of the greater Federal Way area to address important issues. The board has written a number of editorials, discussed hot topics, endorsed campaigns, and ...

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  18. Movember movement raises awareness of men's health | Sex in the SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... or join a team, raise some funds and celebrate by hosting a "Shave the Date" party for your favorite "mo bros." Federal Way resident Amy Johnson, MSW, is a trainer, educator and coach in the Pacific Northwest. She is co-author of the books, ...

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  19. Sellout crowd at Shindig | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Federal Way Mirror

    The Federal Way Coalition of the Performing Arts would like to thank all who were part of the sellout crowd at Shindig! The performers were marvelous and it was so incredibly generous of them to donate their wonderful talents. Each of them, Robert McPherson, John B. Cooper, Maria Valenzuela, Dohee Kim, Leon Christiansen and their accompanist Glenda Williams provided something so special, it was definitely a night to remember and treasure.

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  20. Keeping the PACC conversation positive | Letter of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Federal Way Mirror

    I read Mr. Federal Way's column in the Nov. 14 issue of the Federal Way Mirror with a great deal of interest and some trepidation. I hope I can clear up some misunderstandings and help bring about a positive consensus no matter what your position on the Performing Arts and Conference Center might be.

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