Federal Way Public Schools hosting second annual STEM night

More than 80 booths will be on display, as well as representatives from higher ed programs.


Federal Way Police respond to bank robbery Friday afternoon

Officers also arrest suspect trying to break into vehicles.

  • Mar 19, 2018


Dr. Shannon Hader, a candidate for the 8th Congressional District seat, fields a questions as her opponents, Jason Rittenreiser and Kim Schrier, look on during their debate in Auburn on March 16. ROBERT WHALE, Auburn Reporter

8th Congressional District Democrats weigh in on issues in Auburn

Candidates discuss health care, economics and the opioid crisis.


Federal Way man taken to hospital after shooting, father in custody

Shooting took place Sunday morning at townhomes on Campus Drive

Proposed utility tax vote stirs debate

Council expected to vote on issue at meeting Tuesday, March 20.

Federal Way Public Academy students call for end to school violence

Organizing a walkout a learning experience for seventh-grader.

Sheriff’s office warns of kidnapping scam

Parents report receiving call demanding money for child’s return.

Aggressive parents confront mother of alleged bully

Police also respond to report of firearm left in coffee shop.

  • Mar 15, 2018

Decatur High students march for change in walkout

We Act Club organized Wednesday event.

Man bitten by dogs threatened by their owner

Police also help save 10-year-old girl.

  • Mar 9, 2018

City moves toward water and sewer utility tax

The 7.75-percent fee levied on Lakenhaven customers would generate close to $1 million a year.

King County Sheriff’s Office seizes nearly $10 million of illegal marijuana

Search warrants served in Federal Way, Kent, Auburn, Renton and other cities.

Highline College hosting free spring job fair

Nearly 60 employers expected at March 14 event

Car show Sunday at Wild Waves draws complaints

Event organizers were not prepared for attendance.

  • Mar 6, 2018

IRG underbrush clearing prompts concerns from residents, city officials

Homeless encampments, illegal activity necessitated removal of shrubs on former Weyerhaeuser property, IRG says.

Correcting the structural imbalance | Mayor Jim Ferrell

Federal Way has fallen behind in keeping up with inflation over the years.

Quiet and Healthy Skies Task Force report expected by end of March

City to host Highline Forum on March 28.

Federal Way Police Department hosts Coffee with a Cop March 10

Event is from 10 a.m to noon at Honor Coffee in the Commons Mall.

Candidates announce plans for 30th District legislative seat runs

Claire Wilson will run for state Senate, and Mark Greene is seeking state representative position 2.