Federal Way Newswire

Federal Way Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Federal Way, WA.

Results 1 - 20 of 832 in Federal Way, WA

  1. Thrills reach new heights at WashougalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... to the 37th annual Washougal National, Southwest Washington's largest spectator sporting event. Elijah left his Federal Way home at 6 a.m. Saturday with his parents Daric and Stephanie and 4-year-old sister Kaycie. Wearing a baggy neon-green ...

    Comment?

  2. Judge orders woman to repay nearly $25,000 in workers' comp scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Federal Way Mirror

    A Federal Way woman, who worked full time as a nanny while claiming she was too disabled to work, pleaded guilty last Monday to felony theft, the Washington Department of Labor and Industries announced. Yurizan Cuevas, 33, was ordered to repay the Department of Labor and Industries $24,847, the amount she received in wage-replacement payments over a period of almost two years.

    Comment?

  3. Police, fire departments engage local teens at first Youth Safety AcademyRead the original story

    Saturday | Federal Way Mirror

    Federal Way Police Patrol Corporal Jeffery Otto, who's also a SWAT Team member, lays out riot gear for Youth Safety Academy participants to inspect. Contributed photo Federal Way Police Patrol Corporal Jeffery Otto, who's also a SWAT Team member, lays out riot gear for Youth Safety Academy participants to inspect.

    Comment?

  4. 2 women's lives threatened during separate King County rapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... sought refuge in a nearby Chevron station, where the clerk called 911. Blevins was last seen catching a bus. Federal Way police caught up to Blevins and arrested him. Prosecutors charged him Monday with first-degree rape and first-degree robbery. ...

    Comment?

  5. I-5 southbound lanes to close this weekend in SeaTac, Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Kent Reporter

    The southbound Interstate 5 concrete pavement rehab project is located along 12.86 miles of freeway from Duwamish River Bridge in Tukwila to South 320th Street in Federal Way. Crews will replace concrete panels with asphalt and repave the three left lanes from South 188th Street in SeaTac to State Route 516 in Des Moines.

    Comment?

  6. Education tops supreme court races | Inside PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... state Supreme Court. There are three positions up this year. One of the most closely watched races involves Federal Way Municipal Judge David Larson, who is running against incumbent Supreme Court Justice Charles Wiggins. Despite their importance, ...

    Comment?

  7. Eagles Class of '05 football standout comes home to Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Federal Way Mirror

    C.J. Green felt like something was missing when he was putting blood, sweat and tears into building Western Washington University's football team - and that was before the team was snatched away from him when the university cut the program in 2009. Home, for Green, is Federal Way High School.

    Comment?

  8. FBI: 14-year-old, missing since Sunday, found in Federal WayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Federal Way Mirror

    A 14-year-old Florida girl, who went missing from Skagit County last Sunday, was found safe in Federal Way on Thursday afternoon. FBI officials said Katelynn "Katie" Barlow, who was vacationing with family members in the Big Lake, Washington, area when she disappeared, "appears to be healthy and unharmed" but "will be assessed further."

    Comment?

  9. Plan would ban boats from releasing sewage into Puget SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Olympian

    ... vessel operators would not be able to release sewage, treated or untreated, into Puget Sound. Todd Powell, of Federal Way, Wash., demonstrates to reporters how to pump out the sewage holding talk on his boat at a pump-out station at the Des Moines ...

    Comment?

  10. Area rugby program continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Auburn Reporter

    ... Since Ramsay founded the Highlanders, the program has continued to grow. Drawing players from Auburn, Enumclaw, Federal Way and cities in Pierce County, the program fields three boys teams - seventh and eighth grade, ninth and 10th grade, and 11th ...

    Comment?

  11. Florida teen found after reported missing in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    FBI spokeswoman Ayn Dietrich said in a news release that 14-year-old Katelynn Barlow was found at a mall south of Seattle in Federal Way Thursday afternoon. The FBI said she appears healthy and unharmed but will be further assessed.

    Comment?

  12. Sen. Cantwell calls for more help to address affordable housing crisis during Kent visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Renton Reporter

    U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., visited Kent's Birch Creek housing complex on Wednesday to talk about affordable housing with local leaders. Before a roundtable discussion with the mayors from Kent, Auburn, Tukwila and Federal Way, as well as representatives from community agencies, Cantwell toured the 259-unit affordable housing complex, which is home to more than 1,000 residents including more than 600 children.

    Comment?

  13. "I'm not giving up on you Fed" | ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Federal Way Mirror

    I've been a Federal Way resident my whole life. I grew up on the playgrounds of Nautilus Elementary and attended school there, which included all the carnivals, skate nights and ice cream socials - not to mention ruining my shoes on the "red field" every year, which sadly no longer exists.

    Comment?

  14. Non-traditional job-seekers get help from Federal Way groupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... came in here with a mess of a resume," said Brendan Howe, an AmeriCorps volunteer who's working this summer at Federal Way's Multi-Service Center. "It was six pages, and it wasn't written in [Microsoft] Word. After we formatted it, it was 14 pages." ...

    Comment?

  15. Captain Commando and careening 'round Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... with the hope that readers will understand that everything you need for fitness and well-being is right here in Federal Way. If you shop where you live you contribute to our tax base, which supports local parks and services. As for Captain Commando, ...

    Comment?

  16. Communicating for Business Network meets July 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Federal Way Mirror

    9th Avenue Pavilion (33434 8th Ave. S., Suite 103, Federal Way), where the Communicating for Business Network meets. File photo The Communicating for Business Network, a Toastmasters group geared specifically toward business and career communications ...

    Comment?

  17. Police PR and picnic prattle | Q&A with Mr. Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Federal Way Mirror

    Q: Mr. Federal Way, why did the Federal Way Police Department comment on the police shootings in Dallas but not on the shootings of innocent black men in the past? Federal Way's diverse - shouldn't they also acknowledge national issues like racial profiling and police brutality? The long answer is that the Federal Way Police Department should probably avoid wading into complex, systemic societal failings that are rooted in 375 years of shameful history. There are quite a few whip-smart officers employed there - and a couple idiots, and probably, statistically speaking, a couple of racist thugs - but, at least as far as Mr. Federal Way knows, there are around zero sociologists.

    Comment?

  18. Prosecutors to seek extradition in Federal Way restaurant owner's murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Federal Way Mirror

    The former owner of a Federal Way restaurant who's accused of murdering a Japanese businessman, tabulating fraudulent checks on his account and fleeing to Japan following the crimes could face extradition and stand trial in the U.S. On Thursday, June 30, Kyung Hee Dowdle - who's been charged with the first-degree murder of Toshio Ota as well as with four counts of forgery - failed to appear in King County Superior Court for her arraignment, according to King County Prosecuting Attorney Office spokesman Dan Donohoe. Dowdle's bail has been set at $5 million.

    Comment?

  19. Former boxer with Alzheimer's fights caregivers | Federal Way Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Federal Way Mirror

    Suspicious objects detonated by bomb squad : At 1:44 a.m. on July 5 in the 2600 block of Southwest 351st Street, officers responded to a report of "suspicious objects." Police described the objects as appearing to be improvised explosives or modified fireworks.

    Comment?

  20. Upthegrove proposes $87 million investment in affordable housing projects in King CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Covington Reporter

    ... that include the Northgate Transit Center, Des Moines Link Light Rail Station, S. 272nd Light Rail Station in Federal Way, Bel-Red Corridor transit stations, I-90 corridor from Issaquah to North Bend, and South Seattle stations. "I strongly desire ...

    Comment?

Federal Way Job Listings
View or post Federal Way job listings on Topix.
Federal Way Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Federal Way from Topix.
Federal Way Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Federal Way on Topix.