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South King County Flag Day Celebration set for June 16

Annual event will highlight Korean War Armistice

Federal Way Korean Americans react to ‘surreal’ Trump-Kim summit

The historic summit in Singapore this week between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has especially resonated in Federal Way,… Continue reading

A scene from the 2017 Women’s March Seattle. Photo by Richard Ha/Flickr

County sexual harassment policies could be overhauled

One King County councilmember says male-dominated departments have “workplace culture issues.”

A scene from the 2017 Women’s March Seattle. Photo by Richard Ha/Flickr

Kent City Council approves school impact fee cap

Vote in response to high request from Federal Way Public Schools

Latest IRG applications prompt concerns over traffic, environmental issues

Residents are worried about development of the former Weyerhauser Campus.

Evaluating elected officials

My first reaction is to be flattered when someone asks for my opinion, but what is the right response when a City Council member asks… Continue reading

Explore the world at FWPA’s Culture Fair

Seventh-graders will present on various countries June 11-12

Giving youth a voice

Local leaders team up to host youth forum June 11

Overcoming a childhood diagnosis

Tim Dempsey will represent Federal Way in the 2018 Special Olympic Games

Seven Puget Sound residents are suing Sound Transit for $240 million. Photo by Atomic Taco/Wikipedia Commons

Sound Transit faces $240 million class-action lawsuit

An Auburn lawmaker has organized a suit that claims the new car tab taxes are unconstitutional.

Seven Puget Sound residents are suing Sound Transit for $240 million. Photo by Atomic Taco/Wikipedia Commons

Authorities target violent drug traffickers in series of Puget Sound busts

More than 80 “drug dealing conspirators” have been arrested over the past four months.

Running for a cause

Federal Way police take part in Law Enforcement Torch Run to raise awareness for Special Olympics

  • Jun 7, 2018

Federal Way police investigate vehicle explosion

34-year-old man arrested following Tuesday evening’s blast

Help beautify Federal Way

Volunteers are needed to help paint fences along South 320th Street

Unattended stove starts apartment fire in Federal Way

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Apartment fire: On June 1 at 108 S. 339th Circle, police and fire personnel worked… Continue reading

Police seize thousands of marijuana plants in Federal Way raid

10 people were arrested involving operations at six houses

Rise With Us Rally to highlight Special Olympics athletes in Federal Way

20 Federal Way residents participating in 2018 USA Games

Seeing the whole, wide world

Todd Beamer graduate, husband are ready for their next adventure: the Mongol Rally

New regional homeless count shows 4 percent increase

The spike in the unsheltered population in the 2018 count is driven primarily by an increase of people living in cars, RVs, or vans.

Grant from Google will help Federal Way schools expand STEM programs

Announcement was made during ribbon cutting for TAF@Saghalie