Olivia Sullivan

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Latest results for District 30 legislative races

Johnson and Walsh lead for pos. 1; Taylor and Moore lead for pos. 2; Basler will likely challenge Smith for Congress seat.

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Voters approve South King Fire M&O levy

The $3.75M levy was approved by about 65 percent of voters.

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Federal Way to fly flags at half-staff in memory of fallen officers

In memory of Bothell Police Officer Jonathan Shoop and Washington State Patrol Trooper Justin R. Schaffer.

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Communities in Schools Federal Way launches virtual school supplies drive

Through Aug. 21, community members can make cash donations or purchase items off of a CIS wish list.

Federal Way mayor hosts first public forum for African American, Black communities

The virtual meeting welcomed more than 100 attendees on July 29.

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Federal Way Police Department to host drive-thru ice cream social

Drive-thru ice cream social with the cops from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 at Celebration Park in Federal Way.

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Hometown Heroes: Local students offer to take free senior photos due to pandemic

TJHS seniors Natalie Johnson and Annabeth Meisel want to help every student feel celebrated amid COVID-19 uncertainty.

Kids of God Academy (KOGA) raise brightly colored fans during their performance at the Flavor of Federal Way multicultural festival in 2019. File photo

Virtual, weeklong Flavor of Federal Way celebration begins Aug. 3

The Federal Way Diversity Commission’s annual Flavor of Federal Way will be celebrated throughout the week starting Monday, Aug. 3. The 2020 Flavor of Federal… Continue reading

Kids of God Academy (KOGA) raise brightly colored fans during their performance at the Flavor of Federal Way multicultural festival in 2019. File photo

Federal Way City Council approves pay raise for police commanders

The agreement results a total increase of about $40,000 for four commanders over a two-year period.

Construction underway at FUSION emergency family shelter

The Pete Andersen FUSION Family Center is planning to open Oct. 1

Free COVID-19 testing at Federal Way High School today

Members of the Pacific Islander community are strongly encouraged to attend, organizers say.

Suspect with hatchet starts fight outside of Safeway store | Federal Way police blotter

July 23 Clubbed camera: At about 7:43 p.m. near the 2124 block of Southwest 336th Street, an employee of the business reported at about 1… Continue reading

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Graduate creates counter petition to keep name of Thomas Jefferson High School

Changing the name of the school would erase history, petition organizer says.

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CenterStage Theatre to host virtual auditions July 31

Auditions are by appointment only.

17-year-old boy killed in Steel Lake Park shooting identified

Three others also shot, including a 12-year-old bystander.

1 dead, 3 injured in shooting at Steel Lake Park

A 17-year-old boy died at the scene, police have detained a potential suspect.

1 dead, 3 injured in shooting at Steel Lake Park

A 17-year-old boy died at the scene, police have detained a potential suspect.

Federal Way couple hosts garage sale to raise funds for friend battling cancer

The garage and yard sale for Kathy Perry will be held Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25 at 2925 Southwest 312th Place in Federal Way.

Man dumps burned out car filled with trash | Federal Way police blotter

July 15 Pellet gun damage: At about 1:45 a.m. near the 1626 block of South 310th Street, officers responded to reports of malicious mischief at… Continue reading

Former student calls for name change of Thomas Jefferson High School

The historical figure’s ties to abuse, slavery do not represent or respect the school’s diverse student body, petition organizer says.