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S. 320th Street off-ramp will be widened to five lanes

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 11:51AM

To reduce congestion, construction crews will widen the southbound Interstate 5 off-ramp at South 320th Street in Federal Way.

Jury acquits Federal Way man accused of poisoning wife with strychnine

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 3:19PM

Joseph Naimo is a free man. The 64-year-old Federal Way resident was acquitted on murder charges by a King County jury Wednesday after six days of deliberation in connection with the strychnine poisoning death of his wife, Ann Marie Naimo.

Federal Way woman dies from I-90 accident injuries as passenger in pickup driven by Kent man | Update

  • Jun 16, 2011 at 12:00PM updated Jun 17, 2011 at 10:13AM

A 20-year-old Federal Way woman died early Friday morning after being injured in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday as a passenger in a pickup driven by a Kent man on Interstate 90 near Cle Elum.

Westboro Baptist Church will picket at Mars Hill's Federal Way campus | Pastor offers doughnuts

  • Jun 17, 2011 at 10:17PM

Known for its stance against homosexuality and protests at military funerals, Westboro Baptist Church will reportedly picket at a Federal Way area church on Sunday.

More closures at I-5 and SR 18 | Federal Way traffic update

  • Jul 11, 2011 at 1:06PM

As construction continues on Interstate 5 at the State Route 18 exits, Federal Way motorists should note the following closures:

Little League: State tournament next for Federal Way National Junior fastpitch team

  • Jul 12, 2011 at 8:00AM updated at 12:22PM

The Junior League (13/14 year olds) all-star team from Federal Way downed a combined team from Auburn and Kent, 8-4, in the championship game July 1 at Brannan Park in Auburn to earn a trip to the Washington State Tournament, which kicks off July 16 in Oak Harbor. Dani Ward threw a complete-game on the mound during the win over Auburn/Kent in the title game.

Islander Aquathon expands

  • Jul 19, 2011 at 9:09AM

After a successful first run last year, the Islander Aquathon returns, this time with two chances for people to give it a try. As part of the new Pacific Aquathon Series, the Island event will be held on Aug. 3 and Aug. 31 at Luther Burbank Park.

Committee proposes new township in unincorporated King County

  • Jul 20, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Jul 21, 2011 at 3:40PM

The unincorporated area of King County sandwiched between Federal Way and Auburn may incorporate under the name Peasley Canyon Township.

Federal Way bans collective marijuana gardens

  • Jul 20, 2011 at 12:07PM

The Federal Way City Council unanimously passed a six-month emergency moratorium on “collective” marijuana gardens during its regular meeting Tuesday, making it the second marijuana-related moratorium the city has passed since April.

Kent man in high speed chase through multiple cities caught in Federal Way by state trooper

  • Aug 2, 2011 at 8:45AM

A 45-year--old Kent man was arrested and booked into the King County jail following a vehicle pursuit through multiple cities in King and Pierce County ending at 320th Street and Gateway Center Boulevard in Federal Way.

SR 18 ramps: More traffic and detours ahead in Federal Way

  • Aug 4, 2011 at 5:52PM

City officials are expecting a “significant increase in traffic” on the streets of Federal Way starting at 5 a.m. Monday.

DUI enforcement throughout King County begins Aug. 19

  • Aug 9, 2011 at 10:19AM

Thirty-eight people died in King County in Driving Under the Influence (DUI) crashes last year.

Congressman Adam Smith to speak at King County Chamber of Commerce August membership luncheon Aug. 26

  • Aug 18, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Aug 19, 2011 at 9:21AM

Congressman Adam Smith will provide an update on the federal budget, the economy and other topics at the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce August Membership Luncheon Friday, Aug. 26, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Doubletree Hotel Seattle Airport, 18740 International Blvd., SeaTac. Lunch is $20 pre-paid by noon on Aug. 25 or $35 at the door.

Man reportedly made at least $192,000 in 8 months from prostitutes in Kent, Seattle

  • Sep 3, 2011 at 7:00AM updated Sep 7, 2011 at 6:56PM

There's reportedly plenty of money in promoting prostitution in Kent and the Seattle area, according to charging documents filed against a 32-year-old Seattle man.

Inquest ordered into shooting of man by police in Federal Way | Kent Police conduct investigation

  • Sep 7, 2011 at 6:48PM

King County Executive Dow Constantine today ordered an inquest into the shooting death of Jedidiah Waters in a Walmart parking lot by a Federal Way police officer on July 21. King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg recommended the inquest after his office reviewed materials from the Kent Police Department, which conducted the investigation at the request of Federal Way Police.

World Trade Center architect Minoru Yamasaki wanted 'living symbol' for humanity

  • Sep 8, 2011 at 5:00PM updated May 1, 2012 at 10:57AM

Minoru Yamasaki might be the most famous King County name you have never heard.

Football: Jefferson snags historic 24-7 victory over Kentwood

  • Sep 9, 2011 at 8:00AM updated Sep 12, 2011 at 6:03PM

Things are a little different around the Thomas Jefferson football program this year.

Bellevue may be grouped with South Seattle, South King County in new 'majority-minority' congressional district

  • Sep 13, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Sep 19, 2011 at 12:55PM

Part or all of Bellevue may become a part of the state's first congressional district where minorities make up a majority of the population, according to draft plans released Tuesday by the State Redistricting Committee. Such a district would include portions of south Seattle and cities in South King County,

New regional jail opens in South King County

  • Sep 14, 2011 at 4:11PM

Last week the cities that pooled their money to build the $98 million, 163,830-square-foot jail — Auburn, Renton, Tukwila, Federal Way, Seatac, Burien and host city Des Moines — got together to celebrate its opening, two years and a month from the Aug. 10, 2009, groundbreaking.

Washington leads nation in SAT scores

  • Sep 16, 2011 at 12:00PM updated Sep 23, 2011 at 10:19AM

Washington students lead the nation in average scores for the three major SAT exams (reading, writing, math) for the ninth year in a row, according to the Office of the Superintendent for Public Instruction (OSPI). The rankings are compiled from states in which more than half of the eligible students took the exams.

Police recover human remains in Federal Way

  • Sep 16, 2011 at 12:00PM updated at 2:22PM

Federal Way police report the discovery of human remains.

Peasley Canyon Way to close for 3 months beginning Monday

  • Sep 16, 2011 at 2:46PM

The King County Road Services Division begins construction Monday of a roundabout on Peasley Canyon Way between Auburn and Federal Way.

Pride & Joy Creamery recalls raw milk sold at two Kent stores and other outlets

  • Sep 19, 2011 at 3:58PM

Raw milk sold at two Kent markets as well as seven other retail outlets in four counties is being recalled by Pride & Joy Creamery, LLC of Granger because it may be contaminated with E. coli.

Charges filed in Federal Way road rage shooting

  • Sep 29, 2011 at 5:07PM

King County prosecutors filed assault charges against a man accused of shooting a driver in a road rage incident at a Federal Way intersection.

Most Americans eat too much sodium, but don't think it's a problem | Gustafson

  • Oct 4, 2011 at 12:23PM

Americans continue to have a much higher sodium intake than they should and most don't care or don't believe that it's a major health concern, according to two new studies that were done for the American Dietetic Association (ADA).

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