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Whooping cough spreads as kids go back to school

  • Sep 14, 2012 at 10:18AM

With more than 4,000 confirmed cases of whooping cough, mostly among children, state health officials warn that the start of the school year means the state's worst outbreak in decades will continue to grow.

Two Federal Way teens die while hiking near North Bend

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 4:13PM

The teens have been identified as Andrew Lusink, 16, and Ben Skagen, 18. Both boys attended Christian Faith School, with Skagen recently graduating. The school honored the students with a prayer assembly this morning.

Kent trial date for alleged pimp continued to March 2013

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 11:09AM

A man who allegedly made at least $192,000 as a pimp in Kent and Seattle had been scheduled to go to trial Sept. 18.

PSE offers tips about identifying natural gas leaks

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 11:48AM

The Puget Sound Energy bills now reaching more than 1.5 million homes and businesses through October include a scratch and sniff pamphlet to remind customers of the odorant used to help identify natural gas leaks.

Legislative candidates to participate in Kent forum Sept. 19

  • Sep 18, 2012 at 10:33AM

Candidates for the State Legislature from the 30th, 31st, 33rd and 47th districts will participate in a forum from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Ave. S.

Armed robbers hit gas stations in Federal Way, Kent, Renton

  • Sep 19, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 3:04PM

Federal Way police report that two gas stations were robbed early Wednesday morning.

Auburn on list for transfer site; City officials say 2 locations are stinkers

  • Sep 20, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Sep 21, 2012 at 1:18PM

King County plans to replace the outdated Algona solid waste transfer station by 2018 and is looking at two sites in Auburn among five to build a new transfer station.

County may build garbage transfer station in Federal Way

  • Sep 21, 2012 at 12:30PM

The old transfer station in Algona is being shut down. The county is eyeing new locations, including one that would be located just east of I-5 on South 320th Street in Federal Way.

Federal Way police arrest 3 suspects in armed robberies

  • Sep 21, 2012 at 2:06PM

Federal Way police report that three suspects have been arrested in connection with a recent string of armed robberies.

Federal Way's first indoor shooting range opens for business

  • Sep 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Sep 26, 2012 at 11:30AM

Federal Way Discount Guns opened the long-awaited range on Monday on South 324th Street. The indoor range features top-notch ventilation and soundproofing, with more than a dozen lanes for target practice.

Reach Out breakfast raises more than $50,000 to help provide meals, shelters, help for homeless adults

  • Sep 26, 2012 at 10:54AM

More than 400 people joined KOMO News Chief Weathercaster Steve Pool at the Christian Faith Center in Federal Way on Tuesday for the second annual Reach Out breakfast. The event raised more than $50,000, almost doubling the $26,000 in donations from last year's breakfast.

Triangle project: New freeway ramp opens in Federal Way

  • Sep 26, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 3:23PM

The new ramp from State Route 18 to State Route 161 opened today in Federal Way.

Children and driver unhurt after school bus collides with power pole

  • Sep 26, 2012 at 4:58PM

Valley Regional Fire Authority closes 132nd Avenue Southeast, police piecing together what happened

Seahawks travel to division foe St. Louis after Monday Night win | Seahawks Gameday

  • Sep 27, 2012 at 11:01AM

The Seahawks, fresh off a 14-12 Monday Night Football win over the Packers that was not without it's share of controversy, will travel to face the Rams in a 10 a.m. PDT start.

Two men die in house fire near Kent; teen attended Thomas Jefferson High School

  • Sep 28, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Oct 2, 2012 at 11:17AM

Two men died in a house fire that broke out at about 4 a.m. Friday in the 3900 block of South 238th Street on the West Hill near Kent.

Garbage transfer station sparks tug-of-war with King County

  • Sep 28, 2012 at 12:07PM

As the county's garbage and recycling transfer station at Algona approaches the end of its useful life, the King County Solid Waste Division (KCSWD) has begun looking for sites to build a new, modernized transfer station.

Gregoire extends State of Emergency, burn ban to include all counties

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 11:11AM

Gov. Chris Gregoire today announced that an emergency proclamation declaring a State of Emergency and banning all outdoor burning has been extended through midnight Monday, Oct. 15, and now includes all counties in Washington state.

Familiar pattern of heroin abuse spreads in King County

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 11:40AM

Throughout many parts of the country, a particular pattern of use, abuse and transference has occurred when it comes to the prescription painkiller OxyContin.

Kent Police arrest man for DUI after South 272nd Street accident

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 12:32PM

Kent Police arrested a 19-year-old Federal Way man for investigation of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs after his vehicle hit another car at the intersection of South 272nd Street and Star Lake Road.

Federal Way shoulders higher cost for regional jail

  • Oct 9, 2012 at 4:35PM

Opened last year, the SCORE jail facility is not meeting the projected use, and as a result, Federal Way is apparently paying a bigger chunk of the bill than expected.

Judge upholds Kent's ban on medical marijuana collective gardens

  • Oct 10, 2012 at 10:45AM

A King County Superior Court judge upheld the city of Kent's ban on medical marijuana collective gardens.

Man dies after late-night fight in downtown Federal Way

  • Oct 13, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Oct 14, 2012 at 10:38AM

At 2:18 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, officers responded to a report of a fight between seven or eight Hispanic males at Cafe Arizona, 2012 S. 320th St.

Two men charged in Federal Way late-night homicide

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Oct 18, 2012 at 11:49AM

Bail was set at $1 million for one suspect in a late-night stabbing in Federal Way.

Federal Way thumps Auburn in showdown

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 10:33AM

Second-ranked Federal Way humbled Auburn, 43-0, in a South Puget Sound League crossover football game Friday night in which two star Trojans left the field with serious injuries.

GIRLS SOCCER: Federal Way will take on Kentwood at SPSL Tournament Tuesday

  • Oct 29, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 3:59PM

The Federal Way girls soccer team clinched the third seed from the South Puget Sound League South Division Thursday with a 3-0 win over Beamer at Federal Way Memorial Stadium.

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