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Parents of football player file wrongful death suit against Federal Way district

Parents of football player file wrongful death suit against Federal Way district

Seven months after the death of 16-year-old Allen Harris, his family is suing the district for alleged negligence.

Parents of football player file wrongful death suit against Federal Way district
Homeless man seeks to start over

Homeless man seeks to start over

Federal Way man working to curb meth addiction, become nurse to help others.

Homeless man seeks to start over
Centerstage presents the ‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’

Centerstage presents the ‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’

Who said murder couldn’t be fun?

Centerstage presents the ‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’
Students participate in African American Legislative Day

Students participate in African American Legislative Day

The event hopes to encourage youth to put their voices down on paper.

Students participate in African American Legislative Day
Olympic View fifth-grader is positive presence in the classroom

Olympic View fifth-grader is positive presence in the classroom

This month’s Scholar of the Month is fifth-grader Forsina Rabauliman.

Olympic View fifth-grader is positive presence in the classroom
CareNet lends helping hand to expectant mothers

CareNet lends helping hand to expectant mothers

Finding yourself pregnant can be overwhelming, planned or not. CareNet offers free services to support you through it.

CareNet lends helping hand to expectant mothers
Twin sisters celebrate coffee shop’s 20th anniversary in Federal Way

Twin sisters celebrate coffee shop’s 20th anniversary in Federal Way

Steph and Mykel Papke hope to open third coffee shop in Twin Lakes.

Twin sisters celebrate coffee shop’s 20th anniversary in Federal Way
Federal Way STEM team goes to state finals

Federal Way STEM team goes to state finals

The Spartans are participating in their third year of the FIRST Lego League tournament, with this being their first year going to state finals.

Federal Way STEM team goes to state finals
Man robbed, attacked at gunpoint

Man robbed, attacked at gunpoint

Victim said the suspects stole $900 from him.

Man robbed, attacked at gunpoint
Unusual arrest after driver notices car in front of him is his

Unusual arrest after driver notices car in front of him is his

Car theft victim follows, confronts armed suspect.

Unusual arrest after driver notices car in front of him is his
Female tells police she was kidnapped during bad first date

Female tells police she was kidnapped during bad first date

Weekly round-up of calls to Federal Way Police Department.

Female tells police she was kidnapped during bad first date
Citizen of the Month’s quick action saves elderly man’s life

Citizen of the Month’s quick action saves elderly man’s life

FWPD’s Gretchen Sund honored for her concern that saved 94-year-old volunteer’s life.

Citizen of the Month’s quick action saves elderly man’s life
Federal Way police address criminal activity, prevention at neighborhood event

Federal Way police address criminal activity, prevention at neighborhood event

Murder rates decrease 86 percent; robberies up by 38 percent.

Federal Way police address criminal activity, prevention at neighborhood event
Nonprofit, company at odds over preserving Weyerhaeuser property

Nonprofit, company at odds over preserving Weyerhaeuser property

IRG addresses concerns over first building; Save Weyerhaeuser advocates for alternative plan.

Nonprofit, company at odds over preserving Weyerhaeuser property
Federal Way Council to host fresh new faces

Federal Way Council to host fresh new faces

Emerging Leaders pairs students with council members who mentor youth in all things city.

Federal Way Council to host fresh new faces
Two armed, masked men hold up Federal Way hotel

Two armed, masked men hold up Federal Way hotel

Car drives through business doors.

Two armed, masked men hold up Federal Way hotel
Federal Way to use $100K grant on hotel vouchers, emergency shelter

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.

Federal Way to use $100K grant on hotel vouchers, emergency shelter
Woman struck in crosswalk sustains serious injuries

Woman struck in crosswalk sustains serious injuries

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

Woman struck in crosswalk sustains serious injuries
Politics delay contract with homeless shelter

Politics delay contract with homeless shelter

Mary’s Place declines controversial grant money from Federal Way

Politics delay contract with homeless shelter
Gov. Inslee backs early learning program at Highline College

Gov. Inslee backs early learning program at Highline College

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

Gov. Inslee backs early learning program at Highline College