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Federal Way community connects with police, fire officials during National Night Out

Federal Way community connects with police, fire officials during National Night Out

Federal Way hosts another successful community-connecting event.

Federal Way community connects with police, fire officials during National Night Out
A missing Shoreline woman’s last known location was Federal Way. Courtesy photo

Police searching for missing elderly woman whose last location was in Federal Way

Mary Onyango, 73, went missing from her sister’s Shoreline Home on Aug. 2.

A missing Shoreline woman’s last known location was Federal Way. Courtesy photo
Firefighters battle two brush fires in Federal Way

Firefighters battle two brush fires in Federal Way

South King Fire and Rescue extinguished an illegal backyard burn; responded to brush fire at Dash Point State Park.

Firefighters battle two brush fires in Federal Way
Woman protests in front of PSE truck after her power shut off, resists arrest

Woman protests in front of PSE truck after her power shut off, resists arrest

She kicked the patrol vehicle door and dented it before police arrested her.

Woman protests in front of PSE truck after her power shut off, resists arrest
Oldest active drag queen helps launch county LGBTQ task force

Oldest active drag queen helps launch county LGBTQ task force

South King County LGBTQ Task Force holds inaugural event with drag queen Darcelle XV and a documentary about her life.

Oldest active drag queen helps launch county LGBTQ task force
Group attempts to halt measure aimed to protect apartment tenants in Federal Way

Group attempts to halt measure aimed to protect apartment tenants in Federal Way

The judge denied the Rental Housing Association of Washington’s temporary restraining order against Stable Homes Federal Way.

Group attempts to halt measure aimed to protect apartment tenants in Federal Way
Film Festival @ Browns Point to host inaugural event Aug. 2-3

Film Festival @ Browns Point to host inaugural event Aug. 2-3

Festival aims to show films with solutions to various social justice issues.

Film Festival @ Browns Point to host inaugural event Aug. 2-3
Council hopeful blasts Federal Way deputy mayor for accepting marijuana industry donations

Council hopeful blasts Federal Way deputy mayor for accepting marijuana industry donations

Candidate Sharry Edwards rescinds her ‘bribery’ accusations, but urges Susan Honda to give back donations. Honda denies Edwards’ claims.

Council hopeful blasts Federal Way deputy mayor for accepting marijuana industry donations
Couple attempts to set up marijuana grow at elderly person’s home

Couple attempts to set up marijuana grow at elderly person’s home

The following is a sample of the Federal Way police blotter.

Couple attempts to set up marijuana grow at elderly person’s home
FUSION’s 20th housing unit to help another homeless family

FUSION’s 20th housing unit to help another homeless family

Robin O’Grady, executive director of FUSION, said this home will help them continue the good work they are doing in the community.

FUSION’s 20th housing unit to help another homeless family
Rhythm and Brews event draws large crowd to Federal Way

Rhythm and Brews event draws large crowd to Federal Way

The annual event showcased several different brews and live music for attendees to enjoy.

Rhythm and Brews event draws large crowd to Federal Way
Federal Way Council selects pro and con marijuana advisory committee

Federal Way Council selects pro and con marijuana advisory committee

Six residents were appointed to two advisory committees regarding Proposition No. 1 on the November ballot, one pro and one con.

Federal Way Council selects pro and con marijuana advisory committee
Federal Way mayor talks homelessness, crime at town hall

Federal Way mayor talks homelessness, crime at town hall

Mayor Jim Ferrell responds to concerned residents during second Facebook Live Town Hall.

Federal Way mayor talks homelessness, crime at town hall
Female veterans honored at Federal Way barbecue

Female veterans honored at Federal Way barbecue

The Federal Way Vet Center honored women who served in the armed forces at annual barbecue.

Female veterans honored at Federal Way barbecue
Jury awards $140k in sexual assault of woman at Federal Way massage business

Jury awards $140k in sexual assault of woman at Federal Way massage business

LH Foot Massage was found to have been negligent, causing two clients’ sexual assaults.

Jury awards $140k in sexual assault of woman at Federal Way massage business
5 injured in collision

5 injured in collision

5 people were treated at the accident site at Pacific Highway South and South 336th Street.

5 injured in collision
Safe City’s 200 cameras — and a lone volunteer — watch over Federal Way

Safe City’s 200 cameras — and a lone volunteer — watch over Federal Way

Program launched in 2009 to assist police.

Safe City’s 200 cameras — and a lone volunteer — watch over Federal Way
The Federal Way Vet Center is located at 32020 32nd Ave. S. Courtesy photo

Federal Way Vet Center barbecue to honor female veterans

This year’s event will also honor the 40th anniversary of vet centers around the country.

The Federal Way Vet Center is located at 32020 32nd Ave. S. Courtesy photo
Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur

Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur

Vince Mottola of Vince’s Federal Way gears up for his annual Italy tour starting on Sept. 30.

Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur
Marijuana retailers in Federal Way back on the ballot

Marijuana retailers in Federal Way back on the ballot

Council passes motion putting marijuana retailers back on the ballot for the November election.

Marijuana retailers in Federal Way back on the ballot