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First homicide victim of 2020 identified by King County medical examiners

The 19-year-old was found fatally shot in a vehicle at the Silver Shadow Apartments on Jan. 6.

Girmay Zahilay (District 2) is the newest member of the King County Council. Courtesy photo

New King County Council members sworn in

The King County Council was sworn in on Jan. 8, with three familiar faces and one new face. Councilmembers Jeanne Kohl-Welles (District 4), Claudia Balducci… Continue reading

Girmay Zahilay (District 2) is the newest member of the King County Council. Courtesy photo

Federal Way Council member Moore will run for 30th District House seat

Martin Moore is running as an independent/Republican, seeks to take to Olympia his experience building consensus and helping most vulnerable.

85-year-old murder suspect pleads not guilty to shooting roommates, killing one

Beverly Lorraine Jenne was charged with pre-meditated murder and assault for shooting her roommates, one fatally.

Democrats select 3 nominees to replace Rep. Kristine Reeves

Federal Way City Council member Jesse Johnson, Jamila Taylor, Sam Rise nominated for consideration to fill 30th District seat.

WATCH: South King Fire crews battle vehicle fire in Federal Way

Fire officials confirm no injuries.

Man fatally shot during confrontation with police identified

23-year-old Malik Williams died of multiple gunshot wounds during the incident that injured two officers.

Federal Way police investigating homicide after man, 19, found fatally shot

This is the fourth fatal shooting in Federal Way in three weeks.

King County faces $2 million lawsuit from 2016 K-9 bite

A man’s right arm was left “permanently disfigured and disabled” after a Sheriff’s Office K-9 was used.

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Police searching for man suspected of armed robbery at Federal Way gas station

The suspect’s vehicle was reportedly involved in other robberies in the South King County area on Sunday night, police said.

Former state Rep. Kristine Reeves announces run for Congress

The Federal Way Democrat is running to replace Democratic U.S. Rep. Denny Heck, who is retiring from Washington’s 10th Congressional District.

29-year-old Federal Way man injured in Des Moines shooting

This is Des Moines’ first shooting of 2020, police confirm.

New South King Fire chief steps down from Des Moines City Council seat

“I’m done with my work there [on council] and it’s time, now that I’m the chief here, to focus and give my 110 percent to this organization.”

Insulin pumps are worn by diabetics to monitor blood glucose levels and replace manual injections. (Wikimedia Commons)

WA lawmakers propose capping insulin costs at $100 a month

With the federal government in gridlock, states and finding ways to lower costs.

Insulin pumps are worn by diabetics to monitor blood glucose levels and replace manual injections. (Wikimedia Commons)

7 police officers placed on administrative leave after shooting that left 2 officers injured, man dead

Police chief outlines some details of the shooting; 23-year-old Federal Way man dies during altercation.

Mirror’s top stories of 2019

Miracles, murders, community building and more make 2019 headlines.

Investigators say Monday’s Federal Way house fire started in kitchen

No victims were found in the home, cause still undetermined, according to fire officials.

Swedish nurse strike still possible following Dec. 30 negotiations

Not enough progress was made, nurses unions say.

Police searching for suspect tied to armed robberies in Federal Way

Artavious Z. Magee, 19, allegedly robbed the 7-Eleven, Subway stores in October and November.

Federal Way man dies after being shot in face on SR-509

The man was killed during a drive-by shooting on the freeway.