Haley Donwerth

Crews put out fire in Federal Way homeless camp

Crews put out fire in Federal Way homeless camp

SKFR Crews were able to extinguish the blaze within two hours

Crews put out fire in Federal Way homeless camp
Man sets water on fire | Federal Way Police Blotter

Man sets water on fire | Federal Way Police Blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Man sets water on fire | Federal Way Police Blotter
Firefighters extinguish BPA Trail brush fire

Firefighters extinguish BPA Trail brush fire

Fireworks may be to blame; fire risks will be high this summer.

Firefighters extinguish BPA Trail brush fire
Sharon Boyle, June’s Citizen of the Month, has loved every moment of her work with the Special Olympics here in Federal Way. Mirror file photo

Mirror’s June 2019 Citizen of the Month

Sharon Boyle has spent the last four decades working for the Federal Way community.

Sharon Boyle, June’s Citizen of the Month, has loved every moment of her work with the Special Olympics here in Federal Way. Mirror file photo
Couple gets violent while driving home from funeral | Federal Way Police Blotter

Couple gets violent while driving home from funeral | Federal Way Police Blotter

The following is a sample of the Federal Way police log

Couple gets violent while driving home from funeral | Federal Way Police Blotter
Federal Way Farmers Market bustles | Photos

Federal Way Farmers Market bustles | Photos

Even gray clouds couldn’t put a damper on the farmers market crowd.

Federal Way Farmers Market bustles | Photos
The city of Federal Way recognized June as Pride Month for the first time in the city’s history at the June 18 council meeting. Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way.

City recognizes first-ever Pride Month in Federal Way

Proclamation declares June as Pride month; mayor declines to display pride flag at City Hall to avoid creation of ‘political forums.’

The city of Federal Way recognized June as Pride Month for the first time in the city’s history at the June 18 council meeting. Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way.
How-to list on hostages found at hospital

How-to list on hostages found at hospital

When the notebook was found, a hostage list was discovered, as well as ways to take hostages and what is needed to do so.

How-to list on hostages found at hospital
Plainclothes detectives nab purse-snatchers following pursuit in Federal Way

Plainclothes detectives nab purse-snatchers following pursuit in Federal Way

Police pursuit leads to crash along South 320th Street on Monday morning.

Plainclothes detectives nab purse-snatchers following pursuit in Federal Way
Make Music Federal Way set for June 21

Make Music Federal Way set for June 21

The Federal Way Lions Club is excited to help host this event for the first time ever in Federal Way.

Make Music Federal Way set for June 21
Renton elementary music teacher charged with child porn possession

Renton elementary music teacher charged with child porn possession

Chris Newcombe, 35, has also taught in Federal Way and other schools throughout Puget Sound.

Renton elementary music teacher charged with child porn possession
Man wielding knife arrested after fleeing on foot, hiding from police

Man wielding knife arrested after fleeing on foot, hiding from police

The following is a sample of the Federal Way Police Blotter.

Man wielding knife arrested after fleeing on foot, hiding from police
Federal Way teen’s murder trial moved to 2020

Federal Way teen’s murder trial moved to 2020

Suspect, 16, is accused of murdering store owner Soon Ja Nam on April 27.

Federal Way teen’s murder trial moved to 2020
Federal Way Rotary hosts annual scholarship luncheon

Federal Way Rotary hosts annual scholarship luncheon

Twenty-three students received scholarships for their college education

Federal Way Rotary hosts annual scholarship luncheon
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Reckless driving teens threaten apartment manager

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

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Marijuana may go back to the ballot in Federal Way

Citizens speak out at council meeting about allowing cannabis retailers in city limits.

Black Press File Photo
Federal Way police runs for Special Olympics

Federal Way police runs for Special Olympics

The police department ran from 272nd Street to 373rd Street for the Special Olympics.

Federal Way police runs for Special Olympics
Music4Life brings instruments to school districts

Music4Life brings instruments to school districts

The program takes gently used instruments and repairs them for classroom use in different school districts in King County.

Music4Life brings instruments to school districts
Suspect arrested after shooting woman in leg

Suspect arrested after shooting woman in leg

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

Suspect arrested after shooting woman in leg
Several tenants and members of Washington CAN protesting unfair and discriminatory treatment and evictions. Haley Donwerth /staff photo.

Initiative aims to protect renters from eviction

Washignton CAN, Federal Way council members work to prevent unfair evictions for Federal Way renters.

Several tenants and members of Washington CAN protesting unfair and discriminatory treatment and evictions. Haley Donwerth /staff photo.