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Photo of promotional recruitment banner used by Auburn Police Department at Petpalooza. The banner features Auburn Police Officer Jeff Nelson, who is awaiting trial for the 2019 murder and assault of Jesse Sarey. Photo courtesy of Jeff Trimble

Auburn police use photo of embattled officer on recruitment banner

Families of people killed by Jeffrey Nelson, who’s awaiting trial for murder, speak out over use of his photo at Petpalooza.

Photo of promotional recruitment banner used by Auburn Police Department at Petpalooza. The banner features Auburn Police Officer Jeff Nelson, who is awaiting trial for the 2019 murder and assault of Jesse Sarey. Photo courtesy of Jeff Trimble
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South King County Scholar Athlete Fund raises over $50K for local athletes

Sport legends Lenny Wilkens and Steve Raible attended the May 21 event.

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Use your King County library card to explore the outdoors

KCLS cardholders can check out a Discover Pass for two weeks to explore public lands.

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Marine Hills Swim and Tennis Club welcomes summer season with opening day parade

This year marks the club’s 59th annual opening day festivities.

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King County identifies first presumptive monkeypox case

The illness is not as easily transmitted compared to COVID-19, according to health officer.

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Federal Way man arrested after fatal crash on SR 18

One killed, others injured in Sunday night crash.

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Blue Poppy Day in Federal Way blends art and nature

The celebration was held May 21 at the Rhododendron Botanical Species Garden.

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Teen shot in the neck near Federal Way park

The 16-year-old boy is in stable condition, according to police.

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Well-Fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Lemon-lime meringue pie

Lemon-lime meringue pie (makes 9-inch pie, 8 servings) By Vickie Chynoweth Ingredients Lemon-Lime Filling 5 large egg yolks at room temperature, separated 1 1/4 cup… Continue reading

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Mark Miloscia announces run for Washington Secretary of State

Miloscia is a former state senator.

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Boy shoots brother, 9, inside Federal Way apartment

The 9-year-old boy was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center.

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Group of girls attack, pepper spray mother and daughter | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log May 11-17.

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The Hub: Federal Way Higher Education Center brings opportunity, access to south Puget Sound students

An official ribbon cutting for the Federal Way campus was held on May 13.

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This screenshot from Auburn Police Department bodycam footage shows an officer about to fire his weapon and kill dog on May 13, 2022.

Auburn police shoot dog, and owner claims it wasn’t justified

See videos of attack as well as bodycam footage of officer firing at dog.

This screenshot from Auburn Police Department bodycam footage shows an officer about to fire his weapon and kill dog on May 13, 2022.
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King County Council approves creation of Cannabis Safety Taskforce amid rash of dispensary robberies

The multi-agency task force will cooperate to find ways to improve safety in the cash-only industry.

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Early design renderings of Memorial Stadium renovations (Screenshot from March 22 Federal Way School Board presentation)

Here’s how you can get a sneak peek at the new Federal Way Memorial Field

FWPS to host open house showcasing renovations May 19.

Early design renderings of Memorial Stadium renovations (Screenshot from March 22 Federal Way School Board presentation)
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Federal Way man accused of pointing loaded gun at Redmond business owner

The 19-year-old man was charged with first-degree robbery.

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Renton man sentenced for killing of woman in Olympic National Forest

Authorities say the he brutally beat to death the California woman who he was having an affair with.

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Federal Way’s Touch-A-Truck event returns

Dozens of vehicles were on display for kids, families to explore on May 14.

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