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  1. Planning Commission recommends ban on marijuana businesses in Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    The Federal Way Planning Commission met on Wednesday to hear city staff recommendation on whether marijuana-related businesses should be allowed in certain zones. Senior Planner Janet Shull presented to the commission that marijuana retail businesses be allowed in the Community Business and Commercial Enterprise zoning districts while marijuana processing and production facilities only set up shop in the Commercial Enterprise zones.

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  2. Federal Way author of JFK Book to speak at Tacoma LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    Dean R. Owen is the author of 'November 22, 1963: Reflections on the Life, Assassination and Legacy of John F. Kennedy' and will have an event to showcase his book on Sept. 23. John Kennedy: the Man, Myth and Legend will be the topic of a presentation at 7 p.m. on Sept.

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  3. City of Federal Way to host free recycling eventRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    The city will host a free recycling event between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20 in the Wild Waves Parking Lot at 36201 Enchanted Parkway S. The city will host a free one-stop recycling event between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.

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  4. Federal Way Council authorizes $221,000 for Public Health Center agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    The Federal Way City Council received a standing ovation at Tuesday's council meeting after they unanimously voted to spend $221,000 toward the Federal Way Public Health Center's operating costs for 2015. Seattle-King County Public Health officials announced back in spring that four health clinics, Federal Way and Auburn centers included, could close come 2015 because of a lack of state and federal funding .

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  5. Thomas Jefferson outlasts Beamer 3-2 in tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Federal Way Mirror

    Thomas Jefferson High School's boys tennis team scratched out a hard-fought win over Todd Beamer on Sept. 11. Thomas Jefferson High School's boys tennis team scratched out a hard-fought win over Todd Beamer on Sept.

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  6. Former Federal Way school board member sentenced to six months for stealing tires | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Federal Way Mirror

    Former Federal Way school board member Tony Moore was sentenced to six months of prison time with five years probation for each count on Tuesday at Multnomah County Courthouse in Portland, Oregon. Moore was found guilty of seven counts of felony theft on April 18 after a grand jury determined he stole $150,000 worth of semi-truck tires from Portland-based GCR Tires in 2011.

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  7. Opera preview of Don Giovannie at Federal Way Library Sept. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Federal Way Mirror

    Norm Hollingshead presents an opera preview in years past at a local library. Hollingshead will review the opera Don Giovannie in Federal Way on Thursday.

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  8. Federal Way Council to vote on Public Health Center agreement with King CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Federal Way Mirror

    The Federal Way City Council will vote tomorrow on whether to spend $221,000 toward the Federal Way Public Health Center's operating costs for 2015. Seattle-King County Public Health officials announced back in spring that four health clinics, Federal Way and Auburn centers included, could close come 2015 because of a lack of state and federal funding .

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  9. Public exposure to measles at Federal Way hotel, Sea-Tac AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Federal Way Mirror

    Measles is a highly contagious and potentially severe disease that causes fever, rash, cough and red, watery eyes. Most people in this area have immunity to the measles through vaccination.

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  10. Man shot twice in Federal Way; police searching for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Federal Way Mirror

    Federal Way police were called to the Crestview West Apartments located in the 27900 block of Pacific Highway South at 10:50 p.m. Sunday for a shooting that had just occurred, according to a Federal Way police news release. The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.

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  11. Acknowledging Weyerhaeuser, an icon | My TurnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Federal Way Mirror

    There is no denying Weyerhaeuser has been a pillar in our community, an important part of the very fabric of our city. For many, the company's recent announcement of plans to move their corporate headquarters from Federal Way to Seattle came as a shock.

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  12. Vote to re-elect Rep. Roger Freeman | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Federal Way Mirror

    I have lived in Federal Way for 38 years. I worked on the first city committee or incorporation with Debbie Ertel and Bob Stead.

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  13. Questioning the Mirror's ethical standards | Q&A with Mr. Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Federal Way Mirror

    Some parents have criticized the teacher, claiming she is racist. This is unfair to the teacher, as the story only contained allegations.

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  14. Thank you, Reach Out supporters | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Federal Way Mirror

    Reach Out would like to thank the over 400 community leaders, pastors, sponsors, speakers and volunteers who showed up for the fourth annual Reach Out breakfast fundraiser on Sept. 9. You all make it possible for the program to operate.

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  15. Federal Way education leaders applaud state Supreme Court's contempt rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    The Washington State Supreme Court has declared the state in contempt of court for failing to take adequate steps to fully fund education by 2018. At the moment, the Supreme Court indicated that "the question remains whether sanctions are immediately warranted," because the "state has assured the court that education funding is the Legislature's top priority and that the Legislature is determined to take meaningful action in the 2015 budget session."

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  16. Man on ladder peers over balcony at babysitter, flees | Federal Way Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    Burglars steal diamonds, cash: At 9 p.m. on Sept. 7 in the 32000 block of 11th Ave. SW, unknown suspects forced entry into a private residence by shattering a rear window.

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  17. Federal Way school lockdown a teachable moment about suicide | Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    The day before, a school counselor had called police to report that the former student made suicidal statements and that maybe he would die at the school. Police noted the teen also suffers from depression.

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  18. Federal Way man charged with stealing rifle from Montana WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    A Federal Way man faces federal charges for stealing a rifle from a Walmart in Montana and possessing a stolen firearm. Schuyler Stewart Zwar waived his preliminary hearing this morning at his initial appearance in U.S. District Court in Billings, Montana.

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  19. Federal Way schools to host Family and Community Partnership Summit Oct. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    Families and community members are invited to Federal Way Public Schools' third annual Family and Community Partnership Summit from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 4 at Thomas Jefferson High School. The free event will feature food, childcare, information about school and community resources and valuable workshops for parents.

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  20. More to Doherty's departure behind the scenes | Inside PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Federal Way Mirror

    Several weeks ago Mayor Jim Ferrell announced that Patrick Doherty would no longer head the Community Development department at City Hall and that he would be working from home for an indeterminate period. But there is far more to the story, and Doherty's actual departure is only part of it.

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