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Local high school productions nominated for 5th Avenue Theatre Awards

Shows from Decatur, Federal Way, Thomas Jefferson and Todd Beamer earn nominations in multiple categories.

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FWPS Nutrition Services staff member Ronell DeWolfe is setting up “grab-and-go” meals in 2021. Photo courtesy of FWPS

Summer meals available for FWPS youth

Meals distributed at 18 sites across the district.

FWPS Nutrition Services staff member Ronell DeWolfe is setting up “grab-and-go” meals in 2021. Photo courtesy of FWPS
The scene on July 30, 2021 after a car crashed into trees and a utility box following a shooting. Courtesy photo

Federal Way man charged with murder in ‘unprovoked’ fatal shooting

Patrick Tables Jr., 22, is accused of killing Andre Davis, 19, in Federal Way in July 2021.

The scene on July 30, 2021 after a car crashed into trees and a utility box following a shooting. Courtesy photo
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Pacific Bonsai Museum to host Summer Bonsai Solstice event

Evening event features artists, a ukulelist, and pop-up shops.

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Photo by Vickie Chynoweth

Well-Fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Strawberry rhubarb tart

Recipe of the week include fresh produce from the Saturday market.

Photo by Vickie Chynoweth
Federal Way police officers investigate a crime scene in 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Federal Way police have a plan for responding to active shooters

School resource officers (SROs) at each high school in the Federal Way school district are armed.

Federal Way police officers investigate a crime scene in 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
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Make Music Federal Way welcomes you on June 21

Events hosted at three Federal Way locations.

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Auditor’s report finds racial disparities in King County Sheriff’s Office performance

BIPOC individuals are arrested and subjected to police use of force disproportionately, report finds

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Main Street Bridge. Courtesy of WSDOT.

Full closure of I-405 set for Father’s Day weekend in Bellevue

Signs with detour routes will be available; closure will take place from June 17-20 to demolish Main Street Bridge.

Main Street Bridge. Courtesy of WSDOT.
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Walk of the town: Local resident sets out to explore every street in Federal Way

Catherine North started her trek last year to walk every street in Federal Way.

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Woman, 69, robbed at ATM | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log June 9-14.

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Thomas Jefferson High School 2022 graduate names

TJHS seniors graduated on June 12.

  • Jun 14, 2022
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FWPS Employment & Transition Program graduate names

26 scholars celebrated on June 10.

  • Jun 14, 2022
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TAF@Saghalie 2022 graduate names

31 students graduate from TAF@Saghalie.

  • Jun 14, 2022
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Photo courtesy of Federal Way Public Schools

Todd Beamer High School 2022 graduate names

TBHS seniors graduated on June 12.

  • Jun 14, 2022
Photo courtesy of Federal Way Public Schools
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Federal Way High School 2022 graduate names

FWHS seniors graduated on June 12.

  • Jun 14, 2022
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Decatur High School 2022 graduate names

DHS seniors graduated on June 12.

  • Jun 14, 2022
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An Internet Academy graduate celebrates with friends. Photo courtesy of Federal Way Public Schools

Truman Campus 2022 graduate names

Students from Career Academy, Internet Academy and Open Doors graduated on June 10.

  • Jun 14, 2022
An Internet Academy graduate celebrates with friends. Photo courtesy of Federal Way Public Schools
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George Weyerhaeuser Sr. dies at 95

George Weyerhaeuser Sr., great-grandson of the company’s founder Frederick Weyerhaeuser, died on June 11.

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Children grab their free bag lunch through the Renton Summer Meals program. Photos courtesy of Renton School District.

Renton free Summer Meals program returns to feed the county’s youth

Children and youth up to the age of 18 are able to take part in the annual summer program.

  • Jun 14, 2022
  • By Bailey Jo Josie bailey.jo.josie@rentonreporter.com
Children grab their free bag lunch through the Renton Summer Meals program. Photos courtesy of Renton School District.