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Dash Point State Park’s founding father finally gets credit

Family of Carl Anderson dedicates bench at park’s picnic area

A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.

Bothell dog trainer under fire for animal abuse

A video showing a trainer using a plastic bat to train a dog was not animal abuse, county says.

A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.

Vigil honors FW teen who died during football practice

Allen Harris was well loved by his community and will be missed greatly, said many of his family and friends. A vigil for Allen was… Continue reading

Caretaker with baseball bat assaults elderly woman

Bad meth: At 12:35 a.m. July 31 near the 30800 block of Pacific Highway South, police responded to a man laying in the middle of… Continue reading

Federal Way man pleads not guilty to killing wife in Kent

Shooting in July at shopping plaza also injured Kent man

Police motorcyclists go under a flag displayed Tuesday along West James Street during a procession for Kent Police Officer Diego Moreno. STEVE HUNTER, Kent Reporter

Living life to the fullest

Service celebrates Kent Police Officer Diego Moreno

Police motorcyclists go under a flag displayed Tuesday along West James Street during a procession for Kent Police Officer Diego Moreno. STEVE HUNTER, Kent Reporter

Federal Way City Councilman receives Certificate of Municipal Leadership

Mark Koppang earned the honor from the Association of Washington Cities.

Federal Way light rail extension costs jump by $460 million

Sound Transit says rising construction market prices pushes project to $2.5 billion

Jeanne Burbidge appointed to 4Culture Task Force

The Metropolitan King County Council confirmed the appointment of Jeanne Burbidge to the 4Culture Task Force on Monday. Burbidge will serve as a representative of… Continue reading

King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr

King County Council members push safe storage gun regulation

Gun rights groups have threatened legal action over the measure.

King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr
Defense Distributed’s 3D printed gun, The Liberator. Photo by Vvzvlad/Wikimedia Commons

Washington leads legal challenge banning access to 3D printed guns

The AG’s office plans to file a lawsuit blocking a website from disseminating digital firearm files.

Defense Distributed’s 3D printed gun, The Liberator. Photo by Vvzvlad/Wikimedia Commons

The power of flowers: Donna Clark brightens residents’ days with beautiful blooms

Every week Donna Clark delivers flowers to about 20 residents at Avalon Care Center in Federal Way to brighten their rooms and their days. She’s… Continue reading

50 students receive College Board Advanced Placement Scholar Awards

Fifty Federal Way students will receive Advanced Placement Scholar Awards in recognition of exemplary college-level achievement on AP exams, the College Board announced. To qualify… Continue reading

Kent Police Officer Moreno distinguished himself in community

Cop saved and helped lives during eight years on the force

Federal Way student-athlete dies after an outdoor workout | UPDATE: Student identified

The 16-year-old died after a summer conditioning workout at Federal Way High School Tuesday.

Children playing with toy gun creates confusion

Gun spotted?: At 9:32 a.m. on July 16 near the 31000 block of 50th Terrace Southwest police responded to a call of a woman sitting… Continue reading

Burien Mayor Jimmy Matta stands alongside family members, Burien Police Chief Ted Boe, and Burien City Manager Brian Wilson at a July 23 press conference. Photo by Josh Kelety

Burien Mayor Assaulted in Potential Hate Crime

The King County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the attack against the Latinx Mayor Jimmy Matta.

Burien Mayor Jimmy Matta stands alongside family members, Burien Police Chief Ted Boe, and Burien City Manager Brian Wilson at a July 23 press conference. Photo by Josh Kelety

Fire displaces about 10 residents at Camelot Square

The blaze damaged three structures.

Kent police officer dies, another officer hurt in pursuit

Fallen officer has been identified as Diego Moreno, an eight-year veteran.

Nikkita Oliver speaks at a July 17 No New Youth Jail press conference in front of the construction site of the King County Youth Detention Center. Photo by Josh Kelety

King County youth detention center moves forward despite opposition

As community criticism of the project mounts, King County tries to take a middle road.

Nikkita Oliver speaks at a July 17 No New Youth Jail press conference in front of the construction site of the King County Youth Detention Center. Photo by Josh Kelety