Carrie Rodriguez

Initiative aimed at protecting renters from eviction appears to be passing in early results

If passed, the measure would create good cause eviction protections for renters by requiring landlords to provide reason before evicting tenants.

 

Prop 1 that would allow cannabis retail in Federal Way appears to be failing in early results

The advisory vote will inform the Federal Way City Council about whether or not to allow cannabis retailers within the city.

 

Two incumbents, former mayor leading in Federal Way City Council races

Susan Honda, Mark Koppang, Linda Kochmar grasp early leads.

 

Federal Way man faces hit-and-run charges after fleeing scene of 4-car accident

Police extricated unconscious 21-year-old Kent woman from her vehicle; suspect’s car caught on fire.

Covington man pleads not guilty in 1991 murder of Federal Way girl

Patrick Leon Nicholas, age 55, is expected to stand trial by February 2020.

‘I will pay the fines’: Property owner violates city code with large sign opposing marijuana retail in Federal Way

Sign stirs controversy over property owner’s donation of building space to city for potential police substation.

Police searching for armed suspects who robbed 7-Eleven in Federal Way

The 7-Eleven robbery on Sunday morning was similar to the one that occurred at the same store last Sunday morning.

Detectives seek bank robbery suspect who wore wig during holdup in Federal Way

Bank employees gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money before the suspect fled in a vehicle.

‘Fighting fire with fire’: Prop 1 controversy heats up as marijuana retailer proponents also put up illegal sign

Yes on Prop 1 campaign also puts sign up along Pacific Highway South in response to property owner’s illegal sign opposing measure.

Detectives investigating sexual assault of 17-year-old girl in Federal Way

Police have not yet arrested the suspect, nor released his information.

Police searching for two men who robbed 7-Eleven in Federal Way

Police said it is unclear whether the men used a weapon during the robbery, according to preliminary information.

Survivor finds meaning, blessings in journey with cancer

Woman discovers healing for her mind, body and soul at Salish Cancer Center.

Two Federal Way gang members charged with murder of teen dumped in Green River

Suspects allegedly brutally beat boy with a bat, chopped him with a machete before dismembering and dumping his body.

Man killed in shooting at Federal Way gas station identified

Federal Way resident Moisef Vega Mendez, age 37, was shot in his head on Sunday.

3 shootings in Federal Way incite community concern; city leaders respond

Residents call on city leaders for solutions to gun violence; deputy mayor seeks to initiate joint meeting with council, school board.

Feds nab Federal Way man charged with fracturing 9-month-old son’s skull

U.S. marshals captured Thomas Ray Sims, 33, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Man charged in drive-by shooting that injured 14-year-old girl

Jerry Delon Jones, of Tacoma, admitted to firing two shots into a crowd of juveniles before he fled in his vehicle.

One man dead after shooting at Chevron parking lot in Federal Way

Federal Way police responded to a dispute with a gun shortly after 2 a.m. at 1650 SW Dash Point Road.

17-year-old male injured in shooting at Wild Waves in Federal Way

Prior to the shooting, the victim was reportedly involved in some type of altercation with a group of subjects, police said.

Federal Way City Council candidates address public safety, permitting at forum

Candidates sound off before business community at Federal Way Chamber of Commerce forum.