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Long-time Federal Way council member Dini Duclos retires

Duclos is grateful to the Federal Way community for electing her to help speak up for them for 12 years.

Photo courtesy of South Sound News

Suspect dead and two Federal Way police officers shot in dispute

Police say officers are in stable condition, suspect deceased on scene.

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South King Tool Library burlgaries prompts community work event

The library was burglarized Dec. 27 when the suspect stole $2,000 worth of equipment.

Construction of Federal Way schools delayed a year and $10M over budget

Federal Way mayor blames school district’s staffing; school district superintendent questions city’s permitting process.

Female flees after robbing Federal Way KeyBank

The suspect handed a note to the teller demanding money before fleeing on foot.

85-year-old woman charged with murder, assault after shooting roommates in Federal Way

Beverly Lorraine Jenne is being held on $1 million bail at King County Jail.

Federal Way home where 85-year-old woman allegedly shot roommates destroyed by fire

South King Fire officials say the home was fully destroyed by flames, unknown number of victims at this time.

Swedish Medical Center nurses could send notification of strike by year’s end

Union reps say negotiations have stalled since they began in April.

Community rallies to support victims of Federal Way apartment fire

Donations will be collected at Poverty Bay Cafe & Coffee Company through Friday, Jan. 3, 2020.

Homeless suspect with knife arrested after threatening woman

The suspect was armed with a 12 inch bladed knife and chased the victim, shouting, “I’m going to get you!”

Who owns King County forestlands?

It’s a hodgepodge mix, but large investment companies own a substantial chunk.

Concerns heat up over Federal Way performing arts center culinary program

Nearly 5 years after the program was announced, it still has yet to be implemented.

Teen dies after Sunday night shooting in Federal Way

The victim, 19, died at Harborview Medical Center as a result from his injuries, police said.

End of an era: SKFR fire chief reflects on four decades in the fire service

Church’s final day with the department is Dec. 31.

Darshpreet Virk was nominated by Principal Shana Watkins for her empathy toward other students and her eagerness to learn. Courtesy photo

Seventh grader shows up with good attitude, ready to learn

Meet Darshpreet Virk, a 7th grader at Totem Middle School

Darshpreet Virk was nominated by Principal Shana Watkins for her empathy toward other students and her eagerness to learn. Courtesy photo

Man, 19, found shot in car in Federal Way

The victim is in critical condition, transported to Harborview Medical Center.

One dead in Federal Way apartment fire, at least 7 displaced

Red Cross is assisting impacted residents at the 10-unit Twin Lakes Apartments.

Who is the elf on 320th Street?

73-year-old Federal Way resident dresses as elf to pick up trash, get some exercise and spread holiday cheer.

A train route that would shuttle people between Eastern and Western Washington could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland. Photo courtesy RobertStafford/Pixabay.com

Catch a train: WA considers an Auburn to Spokane rail line

An east-west route could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland.

A train route that would shuttle people between Eastern and Western Washington could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland. Photo courtesy RobertStafford/Pixabay.com