Olivia Sullivan

Air Force flyover salutes frontline heroes in Puget Sound

Jets will depart Joint Base Lewis-McChord at 12:30 p.m. May 8 to honor workers on frontlines of COVID-19.

City of Federal Way cancels summertime events due to COVID-19

July 4 festival and Flavor of Federal Way multicultural festival canceled over public health concerns.

Federal Way resident organizes “pick-me-up” parade for senior communities

Alder Ridge Senior Apartments and Mill Ridge Village were visited by more than 100 people May 2.

A Domino’s employee hands a stack of pizzas to Federal Way leader Keenan Curran on May 4. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

The Domino’s (Pizza) effect: Federal Way Young Life delivers

Partnership with local franchisee results in 2,000 pizzas for kids, families in South King County.

A Domino’s employee hands a stack of pizzas to Federal Way leader Keenan Curran on May 4. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Decatur senior to bowl at collegiate level

Team captain and league MVP Ruth Magana signed her National Letter of Intent at home last week.

Visitors, staff, and administration are screened at Enumclaw’s St. Elizabeth Hospital entrances for any signs of COVID-19. Photo by Ray Miller-Still/Sound Publishing

Report shows racial disparities in COVID-19 cases and deaths in King County

Higher rates in south Seattle and South King County.

Visitors, staff, and administration are screened at Enumclaw’s St. Elizabeth Hospital entrances for any signs of COVID-19. Photo by Ray Miller-Still/Sound Publishing

Hometown Hero for April: Longtime resident supports local businesses, families in need through one-eyed selfies

Bruce Honda promotes Federal Way’s local businesses, coordinating with Communities in Schools to help families in need during COVID-19 pandemic.

Federal Way police address gun violence in Westway area after homicides

King County Medical Examiners have identified the 21-year-old man killed in drive-by shooting on April 28.

Federal Way Public Schools plans virtual graduation for class of 2020

The ceremonies will be broadcast on local Channel 21, Facebook Live and YouTube.

Federal Way City Hall. File photo

City of Federal Way prepares for financial impact of COVID-19

The city could see a potential revenue loss of up to $4.2 million, officials say.

Federal Way City Hall. File photo

One dead after possible drive-by shooting in Federal Way

A man in his 20s was killed in a shooting at the Westway community park on Tuesday night.

Photo courtesy of FWPS

FWPS free meal program shifts to once-a-week pickup

Parents will receive five days worth of meals during just one trip to a pickup location beginning next week.

Photo courtesy of FWPS

Shooting victim identified: ‘I miss you my boy’

King County Medical Examiners have identified the 19-year-old man killed in Monday night’s shooting.

Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club in Federal Way. File photo

Why are golfers still playing at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club in Federal Way?

Because the golf course is private property, according to law enforcement, mayor and club directors.

Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club in Federal Way. File photo
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Renton man federally charged for murdering woman in Olympic National Forest

Alejandro J. Aguilera Rojas is accused of killing 21-year-old woman in February.

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Josiah Hunter

Excessive force by police: Federal Way to pay $655K for lawsuit appeal

In September 2014, Josiah Hunter was put into a chokehold by a Federal Way officer and later sued the city.

Josiah Hunter
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Police investigating fatal shooting of 19-year-old man in Federal Way

Police responded to a shooting at the Westway Community Center around 10:40 p.m. April 20.

Photo courtesy of South Sound Media
The Red Lion Inn at 1 South Grady Way in Renton is being used as temporary site to relocate individuals experiencing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Renton officials outline requests for King County’s use of local hotel as shelter

200 individuals from Seattle homeless shelters have been moved to the Red Lion Inn at 1 South Grady Way in Renton.

The Red Lion Inn at 1 South Grady Way in Renton is being used as temporary site to relocate individuals experiencing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
The view from the top of the Federal Way Transit Center will change in the coming years with the addition of Sound Transit’s Federal Way Link extension. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Demolition of Federal Way buildings will make room for light rail

Starting April 20, crews will raze buildings north of S. 320th St. between 23rd Ave. S. and 21st Ave. S.

The view from the top of the Federal Way Transit Center will change in the coming years with the addition of Sound Transit’s Federal Way Link extension. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
St. Francis Hospital employees pose for a photo, before laughing about smiling behind their masks. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Lights, sirens, support: First responders host parades for frontline hospital workers

Federal Way police, South King Fire and Rescue and other agencies showed their support for St. Francis Hospital staff on April 16.

St. Francis Hospital employees pose for a photo, before laughing about smiling behind their masks. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo