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Rep. Reeves elected as deputy majority whip

Whips are charged with finding level of support for legislation, amendments and budgets.

Legislature welcomes one of the most diverse cohorts, including women of color

Washington currently ranks fourth in the nation in terms of gender parity in the state Legislature.

Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

South King County coalition targets affordable housing

Rent and housing prices hit south end communities hard; SeaTac, Tukwila, Kent, Burien, Renton and Auburn are working to create organization like Eastside’s ARCH

Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Rep. Reeves announces historic childcare bill

Crew of moms and kids call for ‘all hands on deck’ to champion family-friendly policies.

Centerstage presents ‘The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’

Hilarious whodunit murder mystery playing Feb. 1-24 in Federal Way.

Microsoft will invest $500 million toward regional housing

Mayors of nine cities — including Auburn, Kent, Federal Way, Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah, Renton and Sammamish — have pledged to help

Two armed, masked men hold up Federal Way hotel

Car drives through business doors.

Federal Way to use $100K grant on hotel vouchers, emergency shelter

$60K will go towards hotel/motel vouchers, $40K on pre-development costs for shelter in city.

Sex trafficking survivor: ‘I need to get out God’

Local human trafficking victims share stories of enslavement and escape.

Woman struck in crosswalk sustains serious injuries

A woman involved in a one-car collision suffers serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Community celebrates Korean-American Day

Consulate general of the Republic of Korea, elected officials celebrate Korean culture and arts.

  • Jan 16, 2019

Federal Way Mirror Scholar of the Month for January: Yasmin Mohammed

New immigrant credits teachers for her success.

Federal Way police recognize department’s finest for saving lives, fighting crime

Service dog Kaiser saves lives while confronting armed suspect.

Free events to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. at Highline College

7 talks over 4 days begins Jan. 22.

Wilson sworn into Senate

30th District legislator brings career experience in student needs.

Exit poll indicates Washington voters still support climate change action

State environmental organizations’ poll points to continuing support for carbon-reducing measures.

Politics delay contract with homeless shelter

Mary’s Place declines controversial grant money from Federal Way

Gov. Inslee backs early learning program at Highline College

Children’s Home Society of Washington Highline Early Learning Center connects families with education

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Seattle area braces for three-week SR 99 closure

Expect more congestion, longer commutes

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