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- Jan 24, 2011 at 6:15PM
Long Painting, of Kent, has been fined $1,600 by the Washington State Department of Ecology in connection to an April 29 diesel fuel spill that originated in Federal Way's Dash Point State Park and flowed into Thames Creek and the Puget Sound.
- Jan 27, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Jan 28, 2013 at 9:30AM
Josh Deraitus' life changed in a flash. That flash and the .40-caliber bullet that followed hard on it came out of the barrel of a handgun, smashing into his face as he sat in his truck waiting for a light to change in Federal Way. The bullet took his eye and mangled his nose but it also gave something to the 30-year-old Auburn man.
- Jan 27, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Jan 28, 2013 at 3:32PM
King County Sheriff's Office divers recovered the body of a 23-year-old Federal Way man at about 7 a.m. Thursday in Star Lake, just south of the Kent city limits.
- Jan 31, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Feb 1, 2013 at 1:09PM
Duane Hamamura, for more than three decades one of the most prominent equine photographers in the state, died suddenly Saturday evening at home of heart failure.
- Feb 8, 2011 at 10:05AM
Two former Federal Way volunteer firefighters who died in the line of duty more than 40 years ago will be honored by South King Fire and Rescue with memorial plaques at fire stations near where each man served.
- Feb 23, 2011 at 3:43PM
The man accused of driving drunk and killing two Decatur High School seniors just days before their June 2010 graduation has pleaded guilty as charged Wednesday to two counts of vehicular homicide.
- Feb 28, 2011 at 5:00PM updated Mar 2, 2013 at 12:11PM
King County Executive Dow Constantine says reforms to make government more efficient and improved infrastructure will put the county in position to rebound as the economy recovers. Constantine unfurled his plan Monday during his State of the County address at a special Committee of the Whole meeting of the Metropolitan King County Council on the third-floor rotunda at the Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent.
- Feb 28, 2011 at 7:16PM
Brian Moore from South King Fire and Rescue is one of 29 hunks and babes who appear in the 2011 Washington Firefighters Calendar. It’s a 12-month tour of some of the state’s hottest heroes, and proceeds go to the Washington State Council for Firefighters Burn Foundation.
- Mar 4, 2011 at 12:00PM updated Mar 7, 2013 at 10:32AM
King County prosecutors today filed charges of first-degree murder and first-degree burglary against a 26-year-old Auburn man for allegedly breaking in to his ex-girlfriend's Federal Way apartment on Feb. 24 and then shooting and killing the woman's current boyfriend.
- Mar 9, 2011 at 10:00PM updated Mar 10, 2013 at 8:34PM
Lagrant D. Pegram, 35, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to a charge of vehicular homicide originating from the Dec. 29 incident that killed Emmanuel Franco of Federal Way.
- Mar 11, 2011 at 11:12AM
Women interested in participating in the SheROX Federal Way Triathlon have until April 30 to get a $10 discount on the registration fees.
- Mar 14, 2011 at 10:18AM
Federal Way-based World Vision is planning a $10 million effort to assist Japan as the nation recovers from a devastating earthquake and tsunami.
- Mar 28, 2011 at 12:02PM
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- Mar 31, 2011 at 8:16PM
On acreage overlooking Southwest Campus Drive, there’s construction activity that Federal Way residents have awaited for nearly eight years.
- Apr 4, 2011 at 12:12PM
Federal Way’s Multi-Service Center has signed an agreement with a Federal Way property owner and plans to develop the land into housing for military veterans.
- Apr 6, 2011 at 1:00AM
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- Apr 28, 2011 at 5:00PM
Dangerous designer drugs are being sold to the public as fake "bath salts."
Drunk driver sentenced to eight and a half years for killing Decatur seniors | 'Our family can never regain what we’ve lost'
- Apr 29, 2011 at 8:00AM updated May 2, 2013 at 7:10PM
The driver that killed two teenagers three days before their graduation from Decatur High School last spring will be spending the next eight and a half years in prison.
- May 12, 2011 at 11:01PM
The miracle season came to an end for the Kentridge High baseball team late Thursday night. The Chargers could not hold on to a 3-0 lead after three innings and fell to Federal Way at Art Wright Memorial Field 5-4 in a loser-out West Central/Southwest 4A Bi-District tournament game. Kentridge (14-9) advanced to the winner-to-state game thanks to a 7-1 victory over Kentlake Tuesday afternoon. The Chargers, however, couldn't sustain the momentum in a loss to Federal Way, which took third at state a year ago. The Chargers were trying to advance to the state tournament for the first time since 2003
- May 19, 2011 at 12:13PM
King County Metro, the bus system that serves Seattle, Federal Way and portions of the greater Puget Sound region, is going to cut 600,000 service hours in the next couple of years.
- May 19, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Jun 7, 2013 at 12:21PM
The Harmony Kings Chorus of the Barbershop Harmony Society will present its 50th anniversary show, "Moments to Remember", on Saturday and Sunday at the Auburn Performing Arts Center, 700 E. Main St.