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Ferguson sues agencies over archive relocation decision

“Decision to close the National Archives in Seattle has far-reaching impacts across the Northwest.”

Man arrested for taking photos up women’s skirts, dresses at Costco | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Fire in vacant Federal Way building deemed arson

The building went up in flames around 3 a.m. on Aug. 27.

Photo courtesy of South King Fire and Rescue

14 people displaced by apartment fire in Federal Way

Red Cross is assisting 6 adults, 8 kids displaced by Wednesday apartment fire near S. 339th Circle.

Photo courtesy of South King Fire and Rescue

Federal Way motorcyclist killed in collision along Peasley Canyon Road

Douglas Lewis, 63, was killed in a head-on collision by a driver possibly under the influence on Aug. 24.

Burien landlord charged with murder of Federal Way woman, Kent man

Michael Lee Dudley, 62, is being held on $5 million bail.

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Federal Way man charged with killing man at Seattle bus stop

Jonathan Cleo Webb, 41, is accused of fatally shooting Walter Jay Treadwell, 46, on Aug. 17.

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County seeks input on future garbage transfer station

Facility will offer recycling, yard waste and household hazardous waste disposal for South King County.

Sound Transit installed murals on Aug. 17 by local artists near the construction site of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension project. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Sound Transit installs local art showing culture and community in vivid color

STart, Sound Transit’s art program, features 47 murals by seven local artists along 21st Ave. S. in Federal Way.

Sound Transit installed murals on Aug. 17 by local artists near the construction site of the incoming Federal Way Link Extension project. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

Ring camera footage shows woman hiding in trunk | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Sonia Joseph wipes away a tear in this December 2017 photo prior to entering the inquest hearing at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent into the fatal shooting of her son Giovonn Joseph-McDade by a Kent police officer in June 2017. File photo

South King County cities win lawsuit over changes to inquest hearings

Court says King County Executive overstepped his authority regarding rules for investigating officer-involved deaths.

Sonia Joseph wipes away a tear in this December 2017 photo prior to entering the inquest hearing at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent into the fatal shooting of her son Giovonn Joseph-McDade by a Kent police officer in June 2017. File photo

Man arrested for Seattle suitcase murders of Federal Way woman, Kent man

The 62-year-old man was arrested at a Burien residence on Wednesday, Aug. 19.

Wild Waves Theme & Water Park cancels 2020 season

Uncertainty due to COVID-19 pandemic led to the Federal Way theme park’s decision.

Pictured left to right: Former Congressman Dave Reichert, Slade Gorton, and King County Councilmember Reagan Dunn visit Washington, D.C., to testify in favor of the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area designation. Courtesy photo

Former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton dies at 92

Former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton died Aug. 19 in Seattle at age 92. Gorton’s political career spanned 40 years in Washington state and Washington, D.C.… Continue reading

Pictured left to right: Former Congressman Dave Reichert, Slade Gorton, and King County Councilmember Reagan Dunn visit Washington, D.C., to testify in favor of the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area designation. Courtesy photo

Federal Way man, two others charged for selling deadly fentanyl to Navy sailor

Victim was found dead from overdose aboard ship at Naval Base Kitsap on April 18.

SKFR engine. Mirror file photo

Voters approve South King Fire M&O levy

The $3.75M levy will help to increase staffing levels as of Sept. 1, among other items.

SKFR engine. Mirror file photo
Screenshot from a press conference by Gov. Jay Inslee.

Republican state lawmakers want special session

Gov. Jay Inslee and other Democrats are waiting to see what Congress does.

Screenshot from a press conference by Gov. Jay Inslee.
A health care worker administers a COVID-19 test in the Highline College East parking lot, where testing will take place 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Wednesday. Courtesy photo

Highline College hosts COVID-19 testing every Wednesday

Testing is available regardless of immigration status or age, free to those without health insurance.

A health care worker administers a COVID-19 test in the Highline College East parking lot, where testing will take place 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Wednesday. Courtesy photo

I-5 to close overnight in Federal Way Aug. 28-30

5-mile shutdown for new bridge construction at 70th Avenue East in Fife

City of Federal Way Operations and Maintenance Facility Conceptual Layout Steel Lake Annex. Image from City of Federal Way

New maintenance facility possible at Steel Lake Annex

The proposed plan could impact Federal Way’s skateboard park, baseball fields and nearby housing.

City of Federal Way Operations and Maintenance Facility Conceptual Layout Steel Lake Annex. Image from City of Federal Way