Haley Donwerth

Why did the geese cross the road?

Because Federal Way resident Roderick Yee was there to help.

Federal Way student-athlete dies after an outdoor workout | UPDATE: Student identified

The 16-year-old died after a summer conditioning workout at Federal Way High School Tuesday.

Fire displaces about 10 residents at Camelot Square

The blaze damaged three structures.

Friendship Day returns to Federal Way

The third annual event will include giant bubbles and long-stemmed yellow roses as well as suicide prevention booths.

Costly obstacle snarls hotel site buyback in Federal Way

A multimillion-dollar easement over the former Target property prevents any construction unless it is bought out.

Court awards $640,000 in ‘excessive force’ case against Federal Way

The lawsuit stems from an incident in 2014.

Man shoots himself in stomach; meth user wanders around naked

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Accidental shooting: At 2:22 a.m. July 15 near the 30000 block of 26th Place S.,… Continue reading

Chinese boarding school coming to Federal Way?

Vacant lot at South 320th Street and 1st Avenue South recently sold for $4 million

Federal Way performing arts center: Half-empty or half-full?

Only one event has sold out since the facility opened in August 2017

Two Federal Way police cars collide in Walmart parking lot

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log. LSD: At 1:39 a.m. July 7 near the 2300 block of S. 320th Street, police… Continue reading

Federal Way will buy back property after hotel proposal fails

Company that purchased contract has not begun construction on would-be hotel property.

Federal Way residents to restore historic Hylebos Blueberry Farm Park

Farm includes property that was formerly the site of a brothel as well as a speakeasy.

Federal Way student selected as a winner for Kids Cheer Sign Art Contest

The Kids Cheer Sign Art Contest, hosted by Kaiser Permanente, selected six winners to recieve tickets to the opening ceremonies for the games.

Criminal activity reported at Light of Christ Community Garden

Reckless fire: At 2:47 a.m. June 25 at 33100 Pacific Highway S., an unknown suspect set a fire in an unknown manner in the median… Continue reading

Inside the yellow tape: Federal Way native recounts his career as a homicide detective

New author Cloyd Steiger worked more than 200 murder cases.

Federal Way police work to bring down illegal marijuana grows

Authorities began noticing an uptick in the number of operation in the city in 2017.

Sharon Boyle’s work with the special needs community spans nearly four decades

Sharon Boyle finds her work with the special needs community rewarding and plans to continue with it as long as she can. Boyle, the Special… Continue reading

Federal Way High School grad heads to Special Olympics with local soccer team

John Emmett started playing soccer when he was 13 at the urging of his friends, and he hasn’t looked back since. Emmett, who graduated from… Continue reading

Remembering Wesley

Special ceremony will be held for slain teen on what would have been his high school graduation day.

Federal Way awards Spectra contract to operate PAEC

Spectra, a venue management company, will take over operation of the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center beginning Aug. 1. The Federal Way City… Continue reading