Citizens of the month: CRT helps keep Federal Way clean one shopping cart at a time

Frank Gabreluk, Mari Ikeda-Gomes and John McMahon fill critical role.

Federal Way city officials to work with business owners to address homelessness issues

Mayor Jim Ferrell and other city representatives visited with different stakeholders.

City faces $850,000 budget shortfall for 2018

Officials are considering increases to utility, admissions taxes.

Suspect steals car with baby, grandmother in back seat

The following is a sample of the Federal Way Police crime blotter: Fruitless attempt: At 6:31 a.m. Feb. 21, an employee at a business in… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2018

Police continuing to investigate reports of shooting at Highline campus

Detective assigned to follow up with witnesses.

Federal Way schools closed for Feb. 22

All after-school activities canceled as well.

Annual drive collects diapers, wipes for local organizations

The March of Diapers runs March 1-31.

Screenshot of a post from Highline College Facebook page at 9:25 a.m. Feb. 16, 2018.

Police find no evidence of shooting at Highline College | UPDATE

Campus was locked down for nearly three hours Friday morning.

Screenshot of a post from Highline College Facebook page at 9:25 a.m. Feb. 16, 2018.

State legislators work to address homelessness, school funding

Reeves, Pellicciotti, Miloscia share priorities this session.

State Sen. Miloscia to host 30th District telephone town hall meeting Feb. 20

Residents are encouraged to dial in to the hour-long meeting, which begins at 6 p.m.

Caller reports rumors of a secret prostitution ring at Federal Way High School

The following is a sample of Federal Way Police Department crime blotter reports: Unhappy customer: At 9:52 a.m. Feb. 14 in the 2300 block of… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2018

Federal Way PD, community come together to support officer’s family

Officer Frank Martin lost his battle to colon cancer Monday morning.

Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Washington may soon teach sexual abuse prevention in schools

The State Legislature is considering training aimed at improving child safety.

Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Federal Way $33 million EP&O levy passage almost certain

Wednesday’s results indicate 57 percent of voters support levy.

Federal Way City Council sets vision, goals

Sustainable revenue, ecomonic development and reducing homlessness are top priorities.

Homeless services create concerns for residents, business owners

Federal Way residents and business owners are concerned about the negative impacts efforts to address homelessness are having on the community. Business owners along 13th… Continue reading

Thomas Jefferson BSU club hosting multicultural night

Event is from 6-8 p.m. Feb. 16 in the Thomas Jefferson High School cafeteria.

  • Feb 9, 2018