Federal Way speedskater’s road to Sochi goes through California

J.R. Celski is working toward his second Olympics at the ripe, old age of 22. With Apolo Ohno now moving on from his competitive short-track career, this is Celski’s time to shine.
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Spokane parents’ ruse snares man wooing 15-year-old daughter

A father who discovered his 15-year-old daughter was being wooed on Facebook by a man twice her age took matters into his own hands. He hatched a Facebook ruse that drew the 30-year-old Federal Way man to Spokane earlier this month.
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The truth about sex, cancer and HPV | Amy Johnson

Whatever you may think of Michael Douglas as a celebrity, he deserves praise for his honesty recently about HPV being the cause of his throat cancer.


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Sex in the Suburbs: Top 3 tips for Men’s Health Week | Johnson

Every June, the week up to and including Father’s Day is Men’s Health Week. This year, it falls June 10-16.


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PowellsWood Garden cultivates a tranquil escape into nature

After a three-month renovation, PowellsWood will reopen to the public on June 22-23. Much of the garden was replanted and more open spaces were created.


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Where’s the best pho restaurant in Federal Way?

With close to a dozen pho restaurants to choose from in Federal Way, The Mirror set out to find the city’s best.


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Race for the Cure: Margie Walter inspires friends and family

The friends and family of Margie Walter made quite the splash in 2011 when their team of more than 200 members participated in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure event.


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8 Federal Way cops reinstated after apartment shooting

All eight Federal Way police officers have been reinstated after they were placed on leave earlier this month following an officer-involved shooting at an apartment complex. Five people were killed in the shooting, including the suspect.
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Backyard chickens: City hosts workshops on ‘green living’

The City of Federal Way is hosting a free “Backyard Chickens” workshop on from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at City Hall.


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College student, father among Federal Way victims

Families who didn’t know each other Sunday, shared tears and hugs Tuesday morning outside of the apartment complex where their loved ones were killed.
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