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$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.

All alumni picnic welcomes Federal Way grads

Eagles, Titans, Gators and Raiders shared memories, good times.

  • Aug 19, 2019

Desna Cup celebrates soccer, culture in Federal Way

It all started with a group of enthusiastic immigrants from Russia who created the very first Desna soccer team in 1999.

  • Aug 19, 2019

Man seriously injured after car crashes into electric scooter in Federal Way

The man in his 20s was transported to Harborview Medical Center.

Police investigating stolen firearm found inside abandoned purse

The owner of the purse arrived at Walmart shortly after police did.

Rhododendron Garden plans to remain rooted in Federal Way

Forty years of rhododendrons at the Rhododendron Garden in Federal Way has put the city on the map as having the largest collection in the world.

Federal Way welcomes new teachers at annual breakfast

‘In building young scholars up, teachers supply us with the next artists, the next public servants, and the next leaders. You shape our future.’

Federal Way increases solid waste tax to improve roadways

Ten percent increase will generate $1.5 million annually.

81st Annual Alumni Picnic welcomes graduates from all four Federal Way high schools

The picnic will be held from 12-3 p.m. at Federal Way High School.

WSU student helps create Federal Way police mentorship program

Megan Schafer, WSU senior, helped create this program when she was looking for a place to explore her career passions over the summer.

Back to School Bash set for Wednesday in Federal Way

The first 150 kids will receive a free backpack with school supplies.

Flavor of Federal Way unites cultures of Federal Way community

The multicultural festival was held Saturday at Town Square Park.