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New audit highlights the shortcomings of King County’s regional homelessness plan

The stats don’t lie—the system isn’t working.

Touch a Truck event caters to Federal Way kids

Federal Way Parks and Recreation is hosting the annual Touch a Truck event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, in the parking… Continue reading

Bicyclist dies after being struck by box truck | UPDATE: Bicyclist identified

52-year-old man was hit on South 320th Street on Sunday

Farmers Market will host Taste of Federal Way

Market runs Saturdays from May 12 to Oct. 27

Food donations needed for Summer Meals program

Items can be dropped off at various businesses throughout May

Federal Way may face deficit as it prepares 2019 budget

Additional increases may result in a million shortfall

Multi-Service Center seeks volunteers

Helpers needed for food and clothing bank

Aviation Day helps Decatur student discover her passion

Kendra Ulrich hopes to pursue a career aviation

Board members of All Home stand behind King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan during a May 3 press conference at the Salvation Army William Booth Center. Photo by Josh Kelety

King County and Seattle agree to restructure regional homelessness programs

The move comes after calls for change from advocates within the system.

Board members of All Home stand behind King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan during a May 3 press conference at the Salvation Army William Booth Center. Photo by Josh Kelety

The show will go on for Centerstage

Theater group announces 2018-19 schedule despite uncertainty with operation of Knutzen Family Theatre

Photo by Ben Kerckx/Pixabay

King County task force to explore solutions to ‘recycling crisis’

With tighter regulations affecting the flow of recyclables in the U.S., officials look for new avenues for the region’s paper waste.

Photo by Ben Kerckx/Pixabay

Jury duty scammer calls Federal Way woman

Fraudulent phone call: On April 27, a resident in the 33000 block of 8th Avenue South contacted police to report suspicious activity via a phone… Continue reading

Making a difference

Communities In Schools Federal Way has impact on local students

Secretary of State pushes for pre-paid postage for ballots

Kim Wyman is asking Gov. Jay Inslee for the authority to reimburse counties for postal costs.

Transit-oriented development near the Othello Station in Southeast Seattle. Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

Sound Transit plans to facilitate affordable housing near light rail stations

The agency is setting aside land in hopes of making transit more equitable.

Transit-oriented development near the Othello Station in Southeast Seattle. Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

County honors Mike Park for service to Federal Way and Korean-Americans

Park became the state’s first Korean-American mayor in 2000.

Federal Way man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft charges

Offenses stem from credit card fraud scheme in Connecticut

Five members of violent street gang face conspiracy to commit murder charges

Retaliation was connected to April 2017 murder in Federal Way

Utility tax referendum effort falls short

Lakenhaven files suit against the city challenging the tax

Cargo transportation was among the various regional industries driving wage and employment growth in King County. Photo via PxHere

King County employment numbers continue to rise

New statistics show a decrease in unemployment and higher average pay, but the growth may start to slow.

Cargo transportation was among the various regional industries driving wage and employment growth in King County. Photo via PxHere