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.

Federal Way increases solid waste tax to improve roadways

Ten percent increase will generate $1.5 million annually.

Flavor of Federal Way unites cultures of Federal Way community

The multicultural festival was held Saturday at Town Square Park.

Saghalie Park gets new turf

A grant from the King County Council will help the city replace the turf field at the park this fall.

South King Fire and Rescue considers new military leave policy

Firefighter Brandon Church, son of fire chief Dr. Allen Church, recently deployed for 6-9 month active duty service in Niger, Africa.

Rep. Adam Smith stresses access in HealthPoint Federal Way visit

“No issue is as universal as health care,” Smith says.

Democrats censure Federal Way Council candidate Sharry Edwards

30th District Democrats claims Edwards behavior was “threatening”; mayor says Dems ambushed Edwards.

Man seriously injured after car crashes into electric scooter in Federal Way

The man in his 20s was transported to Harborview Medical Center.

Save Weyerhaeuser Campus working to continue Weyerhaeuser’s legacy

Group is pleased the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden has secured its home.

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Police investigating stolen firearm found inside abandoned purse

The owner of the purse arrived at Walmart shortly after police did.

Edwards, Ferrell want to run homeless ‘out of town’

They are not at all interested in solutions unless it is for women and children.

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Opinion

Primary election: More behind the scenes

Both council races in the primary were overshadowed by Edwards’s allegations of bribery against Honda.

 

Homeless, desperate and frightening in Federal Way

If the homeless all registered to vote, would that get Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell’s attention?

 

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.

 

Business

Companies purchase Waterbury Park Apartments in Federal Way for $56M

RISE Properties Trust aims to restore aging, 236-unit multifamily property.

 

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