Story Archives

Archive Results — 17826 thru 17850 of about 18225 items

Seattle commute could go into beast mode for Seahawks game Monday

  • Dec 12, 2011 at 10:32AM

During the last primetime football game featuring the Seattle Seahawks, drivers faced heavier-than-normal congestion and longer travel times, but those who teamed up and carpooled saw their times cut in half. To avoid that today, plan ahead

Principals will vote on league alignment for SPSL division

  • Dec 13, 2011 at 12:51PM

There is still hope that the three Class 4A Federal Way high schools will be in the same division of the South Puget Sound League.

Woman jumps from second story to escape Auburn apartment fire

  • Dec 19, 2011 at 10:57AM

A woman jumped out of a second floor unit to escape smoke and flames as fire damaged an apartment at 2247 I St. NE, No. 2 in Auburn early Monday morning.

Kent man pleads not guilty to promoting prostitution charge

  • Dec 19, 2011 at 11:08AM

A 37-year-old Kent man pleaded not guilty to a charge of second-degree promoting prostitution in connection with an 18-year-old woman with a mental disability that he allegedly had perform sex acts with men for cash and then give the money to him.

Des Moines man pleads not guilty to murder of woman in Redondo

  • Dec 22, 2011 at 2:00PM updated at 6:06PM

A 29-year-old Des Moines man pleaded not guilty Thursday in connection with the Nov. 5 shooting death of Jayme Thomas, 19, in the Redondo area of Des Moines.

Suspect in Rainier ranger's killing is linked to West Hill shooting

  • Jan 2, 2012 at 9:52AM

One of the suspects in a New Year’s Day shooting on West Hill is also the suspect in the fatal shooting of a ranger at Mount Rainier National Park later in the morning, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office.

The Ram to open brewpub in Federal Way | Business buzz

  • Jan 3, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jan 5, 2012 at 3:43PM

A sign for the future brewpub is posted outside the former Marie Callender's, 31920 Gateway Center Blvd., next to the Courtyard by Marriott hotel.

Sex trafficking: Korean nightclub busted in Federal Way

  • Jan 13, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 3:04PM

Eight people have been indicted for allegedly operating an interstate prostitution ring at a Korean nightclub in Federal Way.

Caution if driving around King County, dress warm and focus on safety

  • Jan 18, 2012 at 9:12AM

Due to snow conditions and slick roads, residents are urged to use caution while commuting to work and to telecommute if possible. Individuals should take their time and be patient, and emphasize safety over getting to a destination quickly.

Auburn apartment fire destroys 2 units, displaces 5

  • Jan 18, 2012 at 11:17AM

Two apartment units were destroyed and five occupants displaced as a result of an early Wednesday morning apartment fire in south Auburn.

Federal Way takes light rail fight to Olympia to reform Sound Transit

  • Jan 30, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Jan 31, 2012 at 3:49PM

Federal Way is taking the light rail fight to Olympia by urging state lawmakers to pass legislative reforms on the region's transit authority.

Expect nighttime closures on I-5 in Federal Way next few weeks

  • Feb 6, 2012 at 3:01PM

Drivers should plan for nighttime lane and ramp closures on I-5 and State Route 18 in Federal Way during the next few weeks.

Single-session tickets now available for 2012 U.S. Olympic Diving Trials

  • Feb 7, 2012 at 12:25PM

Single-session tickets for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Diving are now available for sale

House passes bill to increase vehicular homicide sentences

  • Feb 14, 2012 at 10:55AM

The State House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill Monday in Olympia to increase sentences for vehicular homicide convictions.

Gingrich is coming to Federal Way | Location confirmed

  • Feb 21, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Feb 23, 2012 at 1:44PM

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will make a stop in Federal Way on Feb. 24.

More I-5 closures in Federal Way | Detour map

  • Feb 22, 2012 at 2:21PM

Washington State Department of Transportation crews will close all lanes of I-5 at SR 18 at night Feb. 24-25 to install girders over the freeway in Federal Way.

Gingrich demands energy reform, bashes Obama at Federal Way rally | SLIDESHOW

  • Feb 24, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Feb 25, 2012 at 7:19PM

Republican presidential candidate and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich made a stop in Federal Way on Feb. 24 at the Best Western Evergreen Inn and Suites.

Publishing of public notices in newspapers of record ensures transparency | Editorial

  • Feb 25, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Feb 29, 2012 at 5:10PM

Citizens should be aware of – and opposed to – House Bill 2801 and the provisions that would allow local governments to cease publishing public notices in their local newspapers. The presumed cost savings to local government is in fact false economy – there is a hidden and very dangerous cost. In trying to save money, local governments would curtail access to the legislative process, and ensure that fewer – rather than more – citizens know what their representatives are up to.

Sound Transit board approves 'shovel ready' money for Federal Way light rail

  • Feb 27, 2012 at 2:40PM

The Sound Transit board of directors approved a nearly $24 million budget amendment to create a shovel-ready plan for bringing light rail to Federal Way.

Inquest ordered for fatal Federal Way police shooting

  • Feb 28, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Feb 29, 2012 at 5:40PM

On Jan. 13, Federal Way officer Stacy Eckert shot Kent resident Maksim Mayba, 21, while investigating an apparent drug deal in the Starbucks parking lot on Dash Point Road.

Washington's employment surges in January

  • Feb 29, 2012 at 10:53AM

Washington's employment picture brightened in January, as the unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted, estimated rate of 8.3 percent and the state enjoyed an estimated gain of 13,200 jobs, according to the state Employment Security Department.

Republicans snooker Democrats with Senate budget plan | State Legislature

  • Mar 3, 2012 at 8:32PM

With the support of three key Democrats who share similar views on the budget, Republicans wielded a little-used procedural tactic to maneuver into control of Senate budget proceedings on Friday in Olympia.

Final straw poll results for Republican caucuses around the state

  • Mar 4, 2012 at 11:31AM

The state Republican party released the final presidential straw poll results from the caucuses around the state.

Police arrest shooting suspect at Federal Way motel

  • Mar 7, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 7:38PM

According to a press release from the Bonney Lake Police Department, the suspect was apprehended at a motel in Federal Way without incident and booked into the Pierce County Jail on multiple felony domestic violence-related charges, felon in possession of a firearm and an unrelated felony warrant.

Growing outrage per 'pink slime' in school lunches | Gustafson

  • Mar 13, 2012 at 1:58PM

Ever since the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) decision to buy seven million pounds of beef byproducts for use in the national school lunch program has made the news, there has been a rare public outcry, not often heard of in connection with food policies in this country.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jul 25 edition online now. Browse the archives.