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Run with a Cop benefits Special Olympics

Dozens of community members had a great time running with Federal Way police for Special Olympics.

District delays first day of school for some Federal Way students

Unfinished driveway at retrofitted DeVry campus pushes back start of school year for Lake Grove, Wildwood students to Sept. 9.

Man wounded in shooting at Federal Way apartment

Man sustained non-life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the leg Saturday night.

One female died and another was seriously injured after a DUI-related two-car collision on I-5 Southbound in Federal Way. Photo Courtesy of Trooper Johnna Batiste

Teen charged with vehicular homicide in fatal DUI crash

Zoe Rose Phillips admitted to police she had been drinking Hennessey and smoking marijuana before her car struck a guardrail on Interstate 5.

One female died and another was seriously injured after a DUI-related two-car collision on I-5 Southbound in Federal Way. Photo Courtesy of Trooper Johnna Batiste

One dead, two injured in hit-and-run collision in Federal Way

Police are seeking the suspect driver who fled the scene on foot.

Federal Way Community Court saves graduate’s life

Graduate Bridie Clevenger, honoree Antonia Dennis celebrated at community court’s third ceremony held Aug. 8.

Federal Way Council candidate declines Democrats’ endorsement after they censured her

Sharry Edwards to move forward as an independent after her questionable behavior, stance on drug use led to divide with Democrats.

Car plows into pool building at Federal Way apartment complex

Woman accidentally hits the gas instead of the brake and accelerates into the pool building, causing major damage.

Federal Way tax preparer sentenced to 1 year in false tax returns scheme

Defendant’s clients were primarily immigrants with little knowledge of the tax system and limited language skills.

Back to school drive set for Saturday at Federal Way High School

In addition to the backpack and clothing giveaway, beautician school volunteers, homeless and housing assistance resources, various labor unions will host workshops and more.

Woman faces vehicular homicide charges after female dies in DUI crash on I-5

An 18-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the crash after one person died and another was seriously injured.

$1M worth of cocaine found in banana boxes at Western Washington Safeway stores

The drugs were discovered on Sunday at the South 320th Street Federal Way grocery store location.

Prosecutors: Federal Way teen who fatally stabbed mother’s boyfriend will not be charged

16-year-old girl acted in self-defense during an argument over cooking breakfast, according to police investigation.

King County awards $1.5M to South King County Senior Centers and Resources to help serve diverse population

Twenty-eight senior centers will form 14 hubs for targeted senior services around the region.

Bicyclist struck during rear-end collision in Federal Way

Cyclist transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Building community out of Legos at Federal Way’s Movies in the Park

Community gathers at Town Square Park for showing of “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.”

  • Aug 20, 2019

Redondo Pier to remain closed through August

The Des Moines Council will discuss repair plans at the Sept. 5 meeting.

TOTE Maritime Alaska moving headquarters from Federal Way to Tacoma

Shipping company cites Federal Way’s increasing transient activity as one of main reasons for leaving.

Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations

Sound Transit selects artists for $3 million project.

Back to school safe walking tips

Do not double-park, stop in crosswalks, or interfere with school buses in the busloading area of a school.