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Children’s play area at Seadrunar. Photo by Lauren Davis via Facebook

Seedy side of Seadrunar: Drug rehab center accused of neglect, exploitation

Public records reveal that Seattle facility was accused of neglecting children and clients in its care.

Children’s play area at Seadrunar. Photo by Lauren Davis via Facebook

Somali community faces SeaTac displacement

Proposed redevelopment threatens the heart of the Somali business community.

Founder of Everyone for Veterans, Theresa Cheng helps Alice Richard deliver a mattress to a veteran family in Federal Way as part of the Wingman Project in Dec. 2018. Photo Courtesy of Everyone for Veterans.

Actions speak louder than words; Everyone for Veterans is making an effort to help low-income veterans and their families

Non-profit organization connects community members with veterans through their wingman project

Founder of Everyone for Veterans, Theresa Cheng helps Alice Richard deliver a mattress to a veteran family in Federal Way as part of the Wingman Project in Dec. 2018. Photo Courtesy of Everyone for Veterans.

Emergency Operations Center housed at Federal Way City Hall

City officials, community partners prepare for possible emergency events due to snowstorm.

Federal Way STEM team goes to state finals

The Spartans are participating in their third year of the FIRST Lego League tournament, with this being their first year going to state finals.

A patriotic snow sculpture in Federal Way. Photo by Shelley Pauls

14.1 inches and counting: Record-breaking snow pounds King County

Several winter storms passed through the region, dumping more than 14 inches of snow.

A patriotic snow sculpture in Federal Way. Photo by Shelley Pauls

Area churches to unite for prayer in Federal Way

“Unity in Prayer” service coming to Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center Feb. 13.

Burial, cremation, or … compost?

House Bill 1162 would legalize two environmentally-conscious options for body disposition.

  • Feb 9, 2019

Legislation targets missing and murdered indigenous women epidemic

Savanna’s Act co-sponsored by U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA); Washington ranks among highest in nation

Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control

Mandatory MMR vaccine a possibility in Washington state

Measles outbreak slows as four new cases are confirmed in Oregon.

Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control

Kent man receives five-year prison sentence for drug dealing

Police arrested Kent man on way to heroin sale with toddler in car; Federal Way man arrested in operation will be sentenced in March.

Snow days in Federal Way | Photos

Snow angels, snow-covered Evergreens and other scenes around Federal Way.

King County cities attract development with tax exemption

In South King County, Auburn adopted a multifamily tax exemption program as an incentive in 2003

South King Fire and Rescue Station 64 reopens after seismic upgrades

New and improved firehouse includes lighting enhancements, new roof, and more.

Federal Way man charged with vehicular homicide following 2018 school bus incident

Jefferey Lash was driving a stolen vehicle when he hit a school bus in Burien last year. A 31 year old female passenger later died from her injuries.

Korean School of Federal Way welcomes Year of the Pig

Students bow to their elders, receive good luck envelopes.

Federal Way lawmakers to host live town hall on child care legislation

Reeves, Wilson, Senn to host Facebook Live panel, Q&A Feb. 6.

Homeless youth support may be extended and refined by Senate

More than 40,000 students in Washington experienced homelessness in 2016.

  • Feb 5, 2019

FUSION welcomes new executive director

Robin O’Grady will begin her new role on March 1.

Federal Way Public Schools to host youth heart screenings

Nick of Time Foundation offers free screenings to find sudden cardiac arrest risk factors in youth.