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In their own words: Mayoral candidate Q&A

Jim Ferrell Length of time living in Federal Way: 24 years. Profession:…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Police follow robbery suspect’s electronic trail to Federal Way

Officers used the phone’s location software to follow the suspect to Federal Way.

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Highline College President Jack Bermingham announces retirement

In a letter to the college’s Board of Trustees, Dr. Jack Bermingham…

Store employees find surprise package | Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Women…

  • Jul 27th, 2017

State Patrol seeks witnesses in rollover crash on SR 18

Washington State Patrol is looking for witnesses to a rollover crash that…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

New Federal Way Police Department officers sworn in

Four Federal Way Police Department officers were sworn in at the July…

Federal Way City Council votes to study zone changes

Federal Way residents concerned about proposed zoning changes to various properties in…

PAEC inaugural season opens with Beatles tribute band

While finishing touches are being put on the almost-complete Performing Arts &Event…

Valley Cities turns ‘lemons into lemonade’ with sale of Woodmont property

Two years after 250 angry parents filled a school gym in outrage…

Federal Way’s upper Joe’s Creek study suffers backlash from Twin Lakes community

Those invested in making sure Lake Lorene and Lake Jeane – collectively…

Officer keeps cool when suspect pulls toy gun | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Not…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Fire destroys Federal Way home Wednesday morning

No one was injured in a fire that destroyed a home in…

WATCH: SUV crashes into Federal Way gas station

A 32-year-old man could face DUI charges after colliding with a vehicle…

Federal Way police investigating domestic violence shooting

Federal Way police are actively investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday. At…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Woman injured after car drives into Federal Way church

One woman was injured after a driver plowed their car into a…

Former CFO of Federal Way health insurance company sentenced for embezzlement

The former chief financial officer of Soundpath Health was sentenced on June…

District 30 representatives reaching out to constituents

District 30 Rep. Kristine Reeves will be hosting a coffee hour from…

Federal Way man arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide, arson

Law enforcement officers arrested a Federal Way man Thursday in connection with…

Council candidates share ideas on shaping city’s future at forum

Residents will have a lot to ponder when casting their votes in…

Federal Way mayoral candidates talk public safety, Weyerhaeuser and PAEC at forum

Whether it’s making Federal Way a “fun city” again, focusing on attracting…

Naked woman located on elementary school grounds | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Teens…

  • Jul 13th, 2017

Updated: Federal Way mayor’s adviser McNey resigns after incident involving police, will not face criminal charges

Federal Way Senior Adviser to the Mayor Steve McNey resigned his position…

Federal Way man charged with manslaughter after shooting girlfriend

King County prosecutors recently charged a Federal Way man with manslaughter for…

Gun fired outside mall Sunday, Federal Way police investigating

Federal Way police are investigating an incident outside the Commons Mall near…

Federal residents among those recognized for excellence, service

Two Federal Way residents, Dan Altmayer and Doris Martinez, are among eight…

Federal Way City Council approves sale of property for hotel

A hotel is coming to downtown Federal Way. The Federal Way City…

Man pays for room, not the bugs that came with it | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Just…

  • Jul 6th, 2017

Federal Way mayor’s race heating up with candidates zeroing in on issues

In addition to the four candidates running for City Council position 4,…

A fruitful venture: Winery opening up new opportunities in Federal Way

Tucked away in the urban hustle and bustle, Federal Way’s first winery…

Federal Way Auto Wrecking suffers total loss in fire

Federal Way Auto Wrecking suffered a total loss after a fire engulfed…

Firework ignites in family’s garage, causes extensive damage

Approximately $375,000 in damages was done to a single family home after…

Federal Way man’s hand partially amputated after firework explosion

A 20-year-old man’s hand was partially amputated from a firework Tuesday night.…

Federal Way man arrested for shooting girlfriend Tuesday

Federal Way police arrested a 23-year-old man for shooting his girlfriend Tuesday…

Man arrested for sending woman to hospital in I-5 collision near Federal Way

A Seattle driver is in jail after injuring a woman in a…

Federal Way driver kills woman walking on street

Federal Way police are investigating the death of a 66-year-old woman. According…

Police, human services, development catchwords in council primary race

Editor’s Note: Read about the candidates in the Federal Way mayoral primary…

2 Federal Way schools recognized on best schools list

Two schools from the Federal Way school district were recognized in the…

Lakehaven Water and Sewer pays $29,000 fine, upgrades disinfection system

The Lakehaven Water and Sewer District is doing performance testing on a…

Federal Way teens complete Washington Youth Academy

The Washington Youth Academy recently had two cadets from the Federal Way…

Toddler found sleeping near mother’s heroin needles | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Man…