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Soldiers with the Texas Army National Guard move through flooded Houston streets as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey continue to rise, Monday, August 28, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Zachary West)

Federal Way’s World Vision sends supplies to Texas hurricane victims

Federal Way-based World Vision has been shipping supplies to provide relief for thousands of storm victims in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey’s epic flooding and… Continue reading

Soldiers with the Texas Army National Guard move through flooded Houston streets as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey continue to rise, Monday, August 28, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Zachary West)
Cheri Perazzoli, left, of the Hearing Loss Association of Washington praises the Hearing Loop technology during an Aug. 3 tour of the Performing Arts and Event Center in Federal Way.

Federal Way’s first Hearing Loop serves hard-of-hearing patrons at new arts center

In a first for Federal Way, the Performing Arts and Event Center comes with Hearing Loop technology for patrons who live with hearing loss. The… Continue reading

Cheri Perazzoli, left, of the Hearing Loss Association of Washington praises the Hearing Loop technology during an Aug. 3 tour of the Performing Arts and Event Center in Federal Way.
A Federal Way police officer fired a shot at a carjacking suspect who rammed a patrol car with a stolen vehicle late Friday. Photo courtesy of Federal Way police

Federal Way officer fires shot at carjacking suspect

A Federal Way police officer fired a shot at a carjacking suspect who rammed a patrol car with a stolen vehicle late Friday. The officer… Continue reading

A Federal Way police officer fired a shot at a carjacking suspect who rammed a patrol car with a stolen vehicle late Friday. Photo courtesy of Federal Way police
Shotgun-wielding suspect tries to carjack UPS truck in Federal Way

Shotgun-wielding suspect tries to carjack UPS truck in Federal Way

Federal Way police arrested a suspect Monday in an attempted carjacking of a UPS truck driver. The incident occurred about 12:13 p.m. Aug. 28 in… Continue reading

Shotgun-wielding suspect tries to carjack UPS truck in Federal Way
Federal Way’s Bloodworks NW hosting blood drive, barbecue

Federal Way’s Bloodworks NW hosting blood drive, barbecue

Bloodworks NW is hosting a blood drive and barbecue to help boost blood reserves in the Pacific Northwest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday,… Continue reading

Federal Way’s Bloodworks NW hosting blood drive, barbecue
Stranger pees on woman’s couch after entering home from balcony | Federal Way Police Blotter

Stranger pees on woman’s couch after entering home from balcony | Federal Way Police Blotter

Time for a new boyfriend: At 11:37 a.m. in the 600 block of South 320th Street, a victim’s boyfriend slammed her down on the ground… Continue reading

Stranger pees on woman’s couch after entering home from balcony | Federal Way Police Blotter
Federal Way Chick-fil-A now hiring ahead of Sept. opening

Federal Way Chick-fil-A now hiring ahead of Sept. opening

Chick-fil-A is now hiring for its new Federal Way location at 32075 Pacific Highway S. in Celebration Center. The official opening date for the Federal… Continue reading

Federal Way Chick-fil-A now hiring ahead of Sept. opening
Federal Way man accused of pointing loaded gun at child

Federal Way man accused of pointing loaded gun at child

A Federal Way man was arrested earlier this month after being accused of pointing a loaded handgun at a child. Nathan Carl Johnson, 46, has… Continue reading

Federal Way man accused of pointing loaded gun at child
RAIN - A Tribute to the Beatles is a live multi-media spectacular that takes you through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. Featuring high-definition screens and imagery, this concert event delivers note-for-note renditions of classic Beatles songs.

From Broadway to Federal Way: Beatles tribute founder on capturing ‘Sgt. Pepper’ magic, meeting Pete Best

RAIN - A Tribute to The Beatles has drawn widespread praise for its faithful renditions of the Fab Four’s classic compositions - and will kick… Continue reading

RAIN - A Tribute to the Beatles is a live multi-media spectacular that takes you through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. Featuring high-definition screens and imagery, this concert event delivers note-for-note renditions of classic Beatles songs.
Community invited to meet with District 30 Dems at picnic

Community invited to meet with District 30 Dems at picnic

The 30th District Democrats are hosting a free community picnic, with hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Five… Continue reading

Community invited to meet with District 30 Dems at picnic
Updated: Officers rescue dogs left in hot car | Federal Way police blotter

Updated: Officers rescue dogs left in hot car | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Police find crazy driver: At 3:29 a.m. Aug. 16 in the 1900 block of Southwest… Continue reading

Updated: Officers rescue dogs left in hot car | Federal Way police blotter
Driver improvement course being offered

Driver improvement course being offered

AAA is hosting a driver improvement program as a refresher course for people 55 and older to brush up on their defensive driving skills. Course… Continue reading

Driver improvement course being offered
Free backpacks being distributed to students Aug. 19

Free backpacks being distributed to students Aug. 19

Community children can receive free backpacks at a special event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Federal Way Ron Sandwith… Continue reading

Free backpacks being distributed to students Aug. 19
Final 2017 primary election results in Federal Way and King County

Final 2017 primary election results in Federal Way and King County

Results from the Aug. 1 primary election were officially certified Tuesday. Here’s a breakdown for Federal Way and King County races, according to the King… Continue reading

Final 2017 primary election results in Federal Way and King County
Theresa Yvonne, executive director for the Performing Arts and Event Center, talks to media earlier this month in the new theater. A public open house is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 19. Andy Hobbs, the Mirror

Public invited to tour Federal Way’s new Performing Arts and Event Center

Federal Way’s brand new 716-seat Performing Arts and Event Center will open its doors to the public for the first time with an official ribbon-cutting… Continue reading

Theresa Yvonne, executive director for the Performing Arts and Event Center, talks to media earlier this month in the new theater. A public open house is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 19. Andy Hobbs, the Mirror
Circus coming to town beginning Aug. 17

Circus coming to town beginning Aug. 17

For the second year in a row, American Crown Circus and Circo Osorio Circus will be performing under the big top at the Commons Mall,… Continue reading

Circus coming to town beginning Aug. 17
Parents urged to update children’s vaccinations before school starts

Parents urged to update children’s vaccinations before school starts

The Washington State Department of Health is urging parents and guardians to make sure their children’s immunizations are up to date before heading back this… Continue reading

Parents urged to update children’s vaccinations before school starts
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Federal Way police seize 865 marijuana plants, arrest two women

Federal Way police executed search warrants at four properties Wednesday over illegally-grown marijuana. The department’s special investigations unit targeted residences in the 1900 block of… Continue reading

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South King Fire and Rescue responded to the blaze shortly before 2 p.m. Aug. 9 at Arcadia Townhomes at 1300 SW Campus Drive. Photo courtesy of South King Fire and Rescue

Fire kills dog, displaces 6 families at Federal Way townhomes

Six families were displaced and a dog died in a fire Wednesday at Arcadia Townhomes in Federal Way. South King Fire and Rescue responded to… Continue reading

South King Fire and Rescue responded to the blaze shortly before 2 p.m. Aug. 9 at Arcadia Townhomes at 1300 SW Campus Drive. Photo courtesy of South King Fire and Rescue
MOD Pizza will continue its rapid expansion in the Puget Sound region with a new restaurant in Federal Way. Courtesy of MOD Pizza

MOD Pizza will open Federal Way restaurant in October

Known for “made on demand” personal artisan-style pizzas and salads, MOD Pizza will continue its rapid expansion in the Puget Sound region with a new… Continue reading

MOD Pizza will continue its rapid expansion in the Puget Sound region with a new restaurant in Federal Way. Courtesy of MOD Pizza