Man arrested after police standoff at Federal Way apartments

Federal Way Police Department - Courtesy Federal Way Police Department
  • Today at 11:20AM

Federal Way police arrested a felon after he threatened a woman with a handgun at the Park at Dashpoint apartments on Monday morning.

Kirkland Reporter Letters

Hypocrisy in bag ban ordinance | Letter

  • Today at 12:15PM

Thank you for the front-page story about how the Kirkland City Council, except Councilman Nixon, passed a plastic bag ban despite polling showing that an overwhelming percentage residents object to the legislation and the apparent lack of need for such a ban.

Bonney Lake-Sumner Courier-Herald

Removing old fluorescent light transformers will protect kids, save energy | Department of Ecology

  • Today at 12:14PM

Finding and eliminating the toxic chemicals known as polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, contained in some fluorescent light ballasts in schools is the priority recommendation of a plan released today by the Washington departments of Health and Ecology.

Federal Way Mirror

Thieves steal expensive mannequins from sewing expo vendor in Federal Way

  • Today at 12:08PM

Although Tacoma police recovered a stolen rental truck on Saturday, the owner was dismayed to learn the contents of that truck — sewing equipment and mannequins — were gone.

Central Kitsap Reporter

Olympic High and Washington basketball legend Christian Welp dies at age 51

  • Today at 8:00AM updated at 12:08PM

Former Olympic High School and University of Washington basketball legend Christian Welp has passed away at the age of 51.