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No one injured in Federal Way house fire caused by cigarette

Firefighters responded to a house fire in the 2600 block of 40th…

Man shot outside Federal Way tavern Sunday

A 44-year-old man was shot in the abdomen on Sunday outside a…

  • Dec 20th, 2016

Flygare rescinds Federal Way City Council application, announces 2017 bid

After a “great deal of deliberation” over the weekend, Roger Flygare announced…

  • Dec 20th, 2016

Federal Way girl meets donor who ‘saved her’ from leukemia

Dean Grainger had no idea a seemingly regular trip to Wal-Mart eight…

Miloscia to head newly-formed State Government Committee

The Majority Coalition Caucus announced Dec. 9 that Sen. Mark Miloscia will…

  • Dec 20th, 2016

Federal Way Police Department recognizes employees

Submitted content Federal Way Police Department Chief Andy Hwang and command staff…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Gas station attendant in scary situation | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Breaking news: Federal Way City Council shoots down Corporate Park zoning moratorium

The Federal Way City Council failed to pass a proposed six-month moratorium…

Breaking news: Industrial Realty Group, Preferred Freezer Services terminate contract for fish-processing center | Update

Industrial Realty Group announced Tuesday that it has terminated its contract with…

Federal Way City Council to hold emergency meeting for zoning moratorium

The Federal Way City Council will host a special council meeting Wednesday…

Federal Way woman claims employer King County Metro conducted ‘unfair’ investigation

Cheryl Jones wants an apology. From her ex-boyfriend for allegedly assaulting her,…

Family displaced after Federal Way apartment wall fire

An apartment fire displaced one family of five Monday afternoon. South King…

Councilwoman Kelly Maloney says goodbye

Federal Way City Councilwoman Kelly Maloney received recognition from her colleagues for…

  • Dec 12th, 2016

Federal Way Public Schools prepares scholars for success in engineering, manufacturing and industrial technology

Washington is ranked No.1 in the percentage of working science, technology, engineering…

  • Dec 12th, 2016

Federal Way offers warming center during projected cold temperatures

The city of Federal Way is offering residents a place to find…

  • Dec 12th, 2016

Former Weyerhaeuser property moves forward despite public scrutiny

In the months since news broke that a fish processing center could…

Man threatens to shoot teller during Federal Way bank robbery

Federal Way police are searching for a man who threatened to shoot…

Man scared off by Samoans | Federal Way Police Blotter

Man scared off by Samoans: At 2:17 a.m. on Nov. 28 in…

  • Dec 9th, 2016

Federal Way man charged with attempted child rape

Phillip Wilber, a Bremerton man posing as a Federal Way citizen, was…

Federal Way City Council adopts 2017-18 biennial budget

The Federal Way City Council unanimously passed the 2017-18 biennial budget on…

Federal Way City Council passes second moratorium on multi-family housing

The Federal Way City Council passed another six-month moratorium on the development…

Federal Way resident among those diagnosed with mumps

A Federal Way resident is one of 44 King County residents diagnosed…

Federal Way city staff: Restricting apartment zoning could have ‘unintended consequences’

City staff warns about changes to multi-family housing zoning

Open house for William J. Wood veterans housing Dec. 8

Join Multi-Service Center for the grand opening of the new William J.…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Federal Way Public Schools hosts computer literacy Hour of Code event

Technology is transforming every industry on the planet. In 2015, seven million…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Black and Brown Summit is safe space for students of color

By An Vuong Nguyen UW News Lab In front of nearly 500…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

TAF Academy students will build homes for the homeless

TAF Academy students will build homes for the homeless From staff reports…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Federal Way school board passes proclamation in response to students’ fear of deportation

Federal Way students are afraid of being deported. It’s no secret President-elect…

Federal Way flies flags at half-staff in memory of slain Tacoma police officer

The city of Federal Way is flying flags at half-staff in memory…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

U.S. marshals arrest Seattle murder suspect in Federal Way

U.S. marshals arrested a murder suspect in Federal Way Monday morning. According…

Thomas Jefferson students place in math contest

At the Math Fall Classic on Nov. 12, Thomas Jefferson High School…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

10 apply for soon-to-be vacant Federal Way City Council seat

Ten members of the Federal Way community submitted their applications for the…

Federal Way man arrested for burglary in Centralia

Isaiah Marquice Kelly of Federal Way was charged Monday in Lewis County…

District awarded $30k in grants to improve graduation rates and prepare scholars for success

Federal Way Public Schools was awarded grant money to support students in…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Chevron cashier robbed at gunpoint | Federal Way Police Blotter

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

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Federal Way mom accused of dousing daughter in gasoline over bad test grade

King County prosecutors allege a homeless woman in Federal Way doused her…

Federal Way high schools schedule FAFSA/WASFA completion week

In December, each of the Federal Way Public Schools high schools will…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

2016 general election results certified for District 30, state

General election results in Pierce and King counties were certified on Nov.…

Mayor Jim Ferrell announces re-organization of Mayor’s Office

Mayor Jim Ferrell announced major staffing changes for his office on Monday.…

  • Nov 29th, 2016

Crimes rates in Federal Way show uptick this year

By Alexis Mansanarez UW News Lab On the corner of 356th Street…

  • Nov 29th, 2016