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Diabetes costs Washington state billions of dollars

Diabetes in Washington is expected to cost $5.39 billion in 10 years. - File photo
  • Apr 13, 2015 at 10:00AM

Diabetes takes a huge toll on people who have the disease, and also costs the state billions every year. According to a recent study, the outlook on the diabetes situation doesn’t seem be to improving.

 

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February Federal Way housing prices, sales up from last year

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 1:34PM

Redfin, a real estate brokerage firm, recently reported that Federal Way home prices jumped 13.6 percent in February compared to prices in February 2014.

City of Federal Way's last recycling event for bulbs and tubes on April 18

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 11:00AM

The city’s free “one-stop” recycling event occurs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 at the Wild Waves parking lot at 36201 Enchanted Parkway S.

Gluten Free Foodies

YES We CAN Ground Breaker Brewing

Time is ticking for the Kickstarter campaign to support our favorite certified Gluten-Free beer by Ground Breaker Brewing – Portland, Oregon.  We only have 3 days left to raise at least $3400 to support the YES We Can – campaign  click here. Ground Breaker Brewing started in December 2011 when James Neumeister, a craft/home brewer,...

Fluorescent lights recycling program includes free Federal Way collection site

  • Jan 5, 2015 at 1:30PM

Washington residents can now recycle fluorescent lights and other mercury-containing lights for free at 130 sites throughout the state, including one site in Federal Way.

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