Federal Way Council candidate declines Democrats’ endorsement after they censured her

Sharry Edwards to move forward as an independent after her questionable behavior, stance on drug use led to divide with Democrats.

$1M worth of cocaine found in banana boxes at Western Washington Safeway stores

The drugs were discovered on Sunday at the South 320th Street Federal Way grocery store location.

Prosecutors: Federal Way teen who fatally stabbed mother’s boyfriend will not be charged

16-year-old girl acted in self-defense during an argument over cooking breakfast, according to police investigation.

TOTE Maritime Alaska moving headquarters from Federal Way to Tacoma

Shipping company cites Federal Way’s increasing transient activity as one of main reasons for leaving.

Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations

Sound Transit selects artists for $3 million project.

Federal Way skater becomes Junior Inline World Champion

Corie Stoddard, 18, competes in both inline speed skating and short track ice speed skating.

Rhododendron Garden plans to remain rooted in Federal Way

Forty years of rhododendrons at the Rhododendron Garden in Federal Way has put the city on the map as having the largest collection in the world.

Car plows into pool building at Federal Way apartment complex

Woman accidentally hits the gas instead of the brake and accelerates into the pool building, causing major damage.

Federal Way tax preparer sentenced to 1 year in false tax returns scheme

Defendant’s clients were primarily immigrants with little knowledge of the tax system and limited language skills.

Cannabis ‘con’ statement — a bunch of ‘malarky’

The “con” artists who wrote the “con” opinion regarding cannabis stores opening in Federal Way are misleading voters.

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Federal Way must not be divided

Federal Way’s Diversity Commission reminded us of a sacred obligation bigger than current politics.

News

Back to school drive set for Saturday at Federal Way High School

In addition to the backpack and clothing giveaway, beautician school volunteers, homeless and housing assistance resources, various labor unions will host workshops and more.

 

Woman faces vehicular homicide charges after female dies in DUI crash on I-5

An 18-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the crash after one person died and another was seriously injured.

 

Opinion

Congress can’t leave community health centers and patients behind

Community Health Centers are the backbone of access to health care for low-income and vulnerable communities.

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Marketplace

Updating your kitchen is as easy as 1-2-3!

Transforming your kitchen countertops, backsplashes and cupboard doors can be done in a day

 

‘Mischief and mayhem’ take Centerstage in eclectic theater season

Save on season tickets for Centrestager Theatre 2019-20 performances

 

Comcast honors Federal Way student

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Life

Highline student finds her voice

Umoja Black Scholars Program enhances the cultural and educational experiences of African-American students.

 

Multi-Service Center raises $156,000 at annual Crab Feed

Federal Way’s Multi-Service Center raised funds to support its programs at its annual Crab Feed on June 1.

 

Northwest
Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Court documents reveal details of alleged assault by a Renton police officer

Deputy Chief says RPD is performing an internal investigation