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This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?

Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.

This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Federal Way Police promote three officers, appoint three to corporal

Ceremony took pace at Tuesday’s City Council meeting

Governor and Secretary of State to fund statewide prepaid ballot postage

King County, however, won’t get any of that money.

Suspect stabs woman as she walks to Park 16 Apartments

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Correct distance: On May 14, police were called to the 32000 block of 11th Place… Continue reading

Federal Way police announce arrests, pending charges in four 2016 homicides

Three men are in custody, with one as primary suspect in all four cases

State Rep. Reeves appointed to child care task force

State Rep. Kristine Reeves, D-Federal Way, was recognized in Olympia for spearheading legislation to increase affordability and access to child care this year and has… Continue reading

Federal Way students earn trip to WE Day Seattle

More than 400 scholars from Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) were among the approximately 16,000 in attendance at WE Day Seattle 2018. WE Day Seattle… Continue reading

Break the Chains 5K helps woman leave sex trafficking industry

Jennifer Tucker will share her story at this year’s walk on May 19

Erin Davenport, a preschool teacher at Brookelake Christian School, gets a hug from students Levi Golden, middle, and Konnor Crawford. Davenport is well-loved by her students. Courtesy photo

Thank you, teachers!

Federal Way shows appreciation for educators

Erin Davenport, a preschool teacher at Brookelake Christian School, gets a hug from students Levi Golden, middle, and Konnor Crawford. Davenport is well-loved by her students. Courtesy photo

Federal Way students soar at Alaska Airlines Aviation Day

Event encourages exploration of STEM careers

Full throttle: Federal Way Police Department outfits officers with electric bikes

The bicycles provide faster response, especially in downtown core.

3 finalists named for Highline College presidency

Open forums are May 14-16 to meet the candidates

Federal Way mother wants to walk at graduation for slain son

School officials have denied request because Wesley Gennings did not have enough credits.

Federal Way Rotary announces 2018 scholarship recipients

The Federal Way Rotary Club awarded $36,500 at its annual education scholarship luncheon May 10 at the Federal Way Community Center. Every year, the Federal… Continue reading

King County adopts prepaid ballot postage

Designed to improve voter turnout, the measure was approved in time for the 2018 midterm elections.

Federal Way Farmers Market kicks off 2018 season

FW Farmers Market opens for 2018 season The Federal Way Farmers Market will run 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays from May 12 through Oct.… Continue reading

Federal Way teen responds to OfferUp ad, crashes motorcycle into garage

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Caution advised: On May 8, police responded to the 32000 block of 49th Avenue SW.… Continue reading

Officers arrest 12 people in South Sound drug trafficking raids

Federal Way man arrested; two Federal Way homes searched in bust

As proposed by King County Public Health, safe drug consumption sites would feature medical personnel with naloxone to prevent overdose deaths and sterile needles for drug users to prevent the spread of disease. Photo by Todd Huffman/Wikipedia Commons

Safe drug site challenge heads to state Supreme Court

The case will determine if an initiative banning the project in King County can go to the ballot.

As proposed by King County Public Health, safe drug consumption sites would feature medical personnel with naloxone to prevent overdose deaths and sterile needles for drug users to prevent the spread of disease. Photo by Todd Huffman/Wikipedia Commons