Olivia Sullivan

Possible road rage incident leads to shooting on I-5 near Federal Way

30-year-old man shot in chest near the South 320th Street exit; man’s baby and wife not injured.

Unusual last year of high school comes to an end for graduating seniors

Senior car parades were hosted across the Federal Way district prior to Saturday’s commencement ceremonies.

Historical Society of Federal Way offers virtual tour of WWII history exhibit

The Historical Society is also asking for community members to submit their stories of the pandemic.

Teens make hundreds of masks for Federal Way community

Through separate projects, Daniel Chung and Rafferty Escame decided to sew up solutions amid COVID-19 pandemic.

Federal Way man, 18, arrested for possible connection to Rainier Beach double homicide

The two victims died May 23 in Rainier Beach.

Decatur High School band adds ‘Pomp’ to their ‘Circumstance’ with virtual performance

High school band upholds graduation tradition in wake of school closure.

Multi-Service Center to provide free summer meals to kids

Meal pick up begins Monday, June 22 at various sites in Federal Way.

Kiwanis Club of Federal Way to host take-out Salmon Bake fundraiser July 24

Tickets for the 64th annual event go on sale Friday, June 12.

King County Library System to slowly reopen after 3 month closure

Now in Phase 1.5, KCLS will gradually allow book returns with strict guidelines.

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Federal Way police searching for missing 70-year-old man

David W. Leek went for a walk on the BPA Trail in Federal Way on Thursday, June 4 and has not returned home, family says.

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Authorities are searching for 70-year-old David Leek who went missing in Federal Way on June 4. The child’s face in this photo has been blurred for privacy. Courtesy photo

Missing 70-year-old Federal Way man found safe near Tacoma waterfront

David W. Leek went for a walk on the BPA Trail in Federal Way on Thursday, June 4 and was found by Tacoma Police on Friday.

Authorities are searching for 70-year-old David Leek who went missing in Federal Way on June 4. The child’s face in this photo has been blurred for privacy. Courtesy photo

Federal Way officials ask governor, county executive to accelerate Safe Start phases

Mayor, Federal Way City Council say county-wide approach is holds back communities ready for Phase 2 and beyond of governor’s Safe Start plan.

Members of Federal Way’s Business Task Force meet virtually on June 3. Courtesy photo

Federal Way businesses given more opportunities to serve customers

Federal Way City Council approves use of parking lot spaces outside of businesses to be used as socially distanced service areas.

Members of Federal Way’s Business Task Force meet virtually on June 3. Courtesy photo

Federal Way Community Center to house Washington State National Guard for 3 nights

Between 150-190 members of the Washington State National Guard will be in Federal Way through Sunday, city says.

Man plays ‘matador’ with cars in Federal Way | Police blotter

The man was involuntarily committed after aggressive actions, charging at officer multiple times.

Federal Way raises pride flag for first time in city history

Flag will fly above City Hall for the entire month of June.

Multiple Federal Way stores hit by looters

Rapid response by police resulted in minimal loss for businesses on Sunday night, police chief says.

Nearly 200 people gathered at the intersection of Pacific Highway South and South 320th Street on Sunday to protest the death of George Floyd. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Motorcyclist injures baby, two women at Sunday protest in Federal Way

All three victims were treated for minor injuries and transported to St. Francis Hospital as a precautionary measure, fire official says.

Nearly 200 people gathered at the intersection of Pacific Highway South and South 320th Street on Sunday to protest the death of George Floyd. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

South King County area police respond to Seattle protests

The responding officers are members of the multi-agency Valley Civil Disturbance Unit, officials say.