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Federal Way students to host second annual educational forum with candidates

Federal Way Public Schools scholars, families and community members are invited to attend the second student-led educational forum with Federal Way City Council and mayoral… Continue reading

Coming attractions in Federal Way include master pumpkin carver | Calendar

Discovery Day: The Marine Science and Technology Center (MaST) Aquarium is open to the public every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 28203… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Reports of gunfire lead to preschool lockdown | Federal Way Police Blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Five fake names: At 5:56 a.m. Oct. 11 in the 1600 block of South 312th… Continue reading

Advancing Leadership presents service award to Multi-Service Center CEO Robin Corak

Robin Corak, CEO of the Multi-Service Center, has received Advancing Leadership’s 2017 Bob Wroblewski Servant Leader Award. The award was presented during the Evening with… Continue reading

Federal Way mayoral candidates tackle hot topics at election forum

With the general election less than a month away, Federal Way’s mayoral candidates covered everything from homelessness and economic development to airplane noise and the… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

Wife vanishes in middle of night | Federal Way Police Blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Domestic violence: At 3:43 a.m. Oct. 8 in the 31900 block of 3rd Lane Southwest,… Continue reading

FW school board seeks applicants

Applicants are sought for the vacant position on the Federal Way Public Schools Board of Education. The applications can be downloaded at www.fwps.org/Page/5037 and are… Continue reading

Bringing comfort amid the chaos

Off-duty firefighter Dean McAuley, who happened to be attending the musical festival, helps save a young woman, treats others struck by gunfire during horrific Las Vegas shooting

  • Oct 6, 2017

Choi steps down as Decatur High School boys basketball coach

Federal Way Public Schools is looking for a new boys basketball coach at Decatur High School after David Choi recently announced his resignation. Choi was… Continue reading

Highline invites public to attend LGBTQIA events

The public is invited to Highline College for a weeklong series of educational events and activities exploring LGBTQIA identity and social justice issues. The series… Continue reading

With flu season approaching, vaccine can create ‘protective shield’ for families

With flu season just around the corner, health professionals are advising people to take preventative measures and receive a flu shot. Dr. Olympia Tachopoulou, director… Continue reading

Federal Way Community Connections focuses on homelessness, student mentorship and more

Federal Way Community Connections is a local non-profit organization looking to serve the community in any way possible. Each month, the board members pick a… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Gun store employee accidentally shot | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Shot in the hand: At 7:45 p.m. Oct. 4 in the 1400 block of… Continue reading

Federal Way karaoke king leads October fundraisers to fight breast cancer

Cliff Satterwhite has adopted a marathon runner’s approach to fighting breast cancer through karaoke. In what has become an annual tradition to kick off Breast… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Federal Way Symphony makes debut this weekend at new arts center

Led by Maestro A. Brian Davenport, the Federal Way Symphony will make its PAEC Premier Debut this weekend in a performance that includes Shostakovich’s Festive… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Update: Student in custody after stabbing at Federal Way High School

A 17-year-old male is at King County Juvenile Detention for attempted murder/assault 1 charges, and a 16-year-old male is in stable condition at Harborview Medical… Continue reading

Officers respond to 2 shootings | Federal Way Police Blotter

Officers respond to 2 shootings | Federal Way Police Blotter

Employees fired at Federal Way Denny’s over treatment of black customers

A manager and waitress at the Denny’s restaurant in Federal Way have been fired after a viral social media post.

FW police invite public to annual Coffee with a Cop conversation

The Federal Way Police Department invites the community to attend the second annual National Coffee with a Cop. The informal gathering takes place 10-11:30 a.m.… Continue reading

Citizen of the Month: FW real estate agent volunteers in Hurricane Harvey aftermath

Although he was somewhat prepared for what to expect after seeing the destruction Hurricane Harvey had created in Texas, seeing it first-hand was a sobering… Continue reading