Longtime volunteer Roger Hunt dies

Longtime local volunteer Roger Hunt died Sunday. He was 73. Hunt actively served with local nonprofit groups such as the Federal Way Rotary and FUSION.… Continue reading

Mayor reorganizes management of Performing Arts and Event Center

Duties of executive director will be assigned to deputy public works director

Bomb hoax reported at Todd Beamer High School

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Activists begin collecting signatures for November carbon fee initiative

A carbon fee could be on November’s ballot if supporters of I-1631 gather enough signatures.

Volunteers needed for Parks Appreciation Day

Annual clean-up event is set for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21.

Washington Youth Academy hosts community forum

Event set for 5 p.m. April 24 at FWPS Educational Service Center

Multi-Service Center seeks participants for summer food drive

The Multi-Service Center’s Federal Way Food Bank provides food for the Summer Meals program, which goes out into the community to feed kids where they… Continue reading

South 348th closed due to water main break

Closure expected to last through early evening

Flood and emergency preparedness experts highlight town hall

Meeting set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, at Thomas Jefferson High School

Pair indicted in fraud at former Federal Way precious metals company

Former president/CEO and vault manager allegedly defrauded customers of more than $25 million.

T-Bird fans send heartfelt support to Humboldt Broncos hockey team

Federal Way resident came up with idea for banner to honor vicitms of bus crash.

Thomas Jefferson graduate’s start-up hopes to send small satellites into orbit

Abishek Murali is a graduate student at Purdue University.

Master Gardeners clinic moves to Fred Meyer

Free gardening info provided from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday through Sept. 29.

  • Apr 15, 2018

South King Fire and Rescue to ask voters for tax increase

Measure on Aug. 7 ballot would lift tax levy lid.

King County Sheriff’s deputies to carry naloxone

All 450 deputies are slated carry the heroin overdose antidote by mid-summer.

YES Network hosts job fair for Federal Way students

A job fair hosted Wednesday by the Youth Employment Support (YES) Network brought together Federal Way students looking for work and employers looking to hire… Continue reading

Critics say draft plan from county task force on homelessness underwhelms

One Table’s first stab at recommendations leaves some members calling for a bolder, clearly financed plan.

Federal Way teachers earn National Board Certification

Federal Way Public School (FWPS) teachers who earned National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification in 2017 were honored by the district’s school board at… Continue reading

Police blotter: Reckless driver on 320th Street, disturbing messages, hotel horror

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: High speed: At 2:24 a.m. April 11, a Federal Way police officer attempted to stop… Continue reading