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Mother of man fatally shot by Federal Way police files lawsuit against city

Suit claims man was experiencing a mental health episode and not a danger to others.

 

Longtime community volunteer starts nonprofit to help families, students

Organization helps with diapers, student expenses.

 

Ezell’s among tenants coming to Center Plaza in Federal Way

After the fire, Center Plaza announces incoming businesses that will lease completed building.

 

World Vision distributed supplies to people affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina. Courtesy photo.

World Vision assists with hurricane relief efforts

The organization, headquartered in Federal Way, has helped send 18,000 supplies to the Carolinas.

World Vision distributed supplies to people affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina. Courtesy photo.

Federal Way appeals 2016 audit

State Department of Retirement Services acknowledges misinformation given to city in final report.

SUV collides with semi truck on 320th in Federal Way

The semi driver was uninjured while the SUV driver sustained multiple injuries.

Port of Seattle denies public comment scoping extension

Federal Way City Council requested extension of public comment to allow further study.

Victim holds suspect at gunpoint during attempted car theft in Federal Way

Sample of the Federal Way Police crime blotter.

3 students injured in Federal Way school bus crash in Auburn | Update

The school bus was traveling down 51st Avenue with three students on board.

Workers protest construction company over low wages in Federal Way

Company says the workers’ reasoning behind the protests is incorrect.

Pauline Nganga, a Kenya-born Federal Way resident and former registered nurse opened her healthcare staffing business in June of 2017, and recently opened a location in Oregon. Photo courtesy of Pauline Nganga

Federal Way nurse pursues passion for healthcare with staffing business

Diligent Healthcare Staffing places certified nurses with facilities around region.

Pauline Nganga, a Kenya-born Federal Way resident and former registered nurse opened her healthcare staffing business in June of 2017, and recently opened a location in Oregon. Photo courtesy of Pauline Nganga

Federal Way mayor’s proposed budget focuses on sustaining revenue

City will not borrow any money, and will repay the reserve fund under proposal

First of the first responders

911 dispatchers and call receivers play critical roles in traumatic situations

Federal Way will exit regional jail agreement to save money

Rising operational costs are cited for the proposal; the city still owes millions for the facility’s construction.

Ex-wife seeks vengeance

Death threats: At 3:25 Sept. 3 near the 2200 block of S. Star Lake, the victim called 911 to report harassment by phone. The victim… Continue reading

Federal Way mishandled employee retirement benefits, audit finds

According to the latest city audit, several employees retirement benefits could be affected due to never being reported

Creepy guy reported in gym sauna

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Confused resident: At 6:01 p.m. Aug. 27 near the 2500 block of S. 284th Street,… Continue reading

Top 7 stores for Federal Way back-to-school shoppers

Sending your kids back to school isn’t cheap, but here are a few of the most popular places Federal Wayans like to shop to be back-to-school ready!

Federal Way receives $100,000 grant for PAEC signage

More signage is seen as a benefit to the Performing Arts and Event Center

Drunken woman bites officers’ shoes, headbutts friend

Ex-boyfriend: At 12:49 a.m. Aug. 20 near the 1000 block of South 308th Street, police conducted a welfare check on a female. The female was… Continue reading