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Kennedy Catholic Lancers Girls Golf Team ties for 1st in NPSL Tournament

Kennedy Catholic Lancers Girls Golf Team ties for 1st in NPSL Tournament

The Kennedy Catholic High Lancers Girls Golf Team tied Kentwood for first place in the recent 2-day NPSL tournament, with a team score of 709. This victory also earned them a spot in the WCD tourney in... [Read more]

Highline Alumni Association inducts Coach Stark, 2 others into Hall of Fame

Highline Alumni Association inducts Coach Stark, 2 others into Hall of Fame

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following Sports story is sponsored by the Kenner Dental Group: Every year the Highline Alumni Association chooses at least two athletes and one coach or staff member to be inducted... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Des Moines Memorial Drive on Wed., Oct. 17

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Des Moines Memorial Drive on Wed., Oct. 17

From our friends at WABI Burien: Planting elms on Des Moines Memorial Drive in 1921. (Photo from website of Des Moines Memorial Drive Preservation Assoc.) Join the WABI Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Oct.... [Read more]

‘Hack To School’ event raises almost $5,000 for schools, sends out thanks

‘Hack To School’ event raises almost $5,000 for schools, sends out thanks

The Organizers of ‘Hack To School’ want to thank everyone for participating in their recent golf tournament, which raised nearly $5,000 to benefit Marvista, Gregory Heights and St. Francis... [Read more]

Take an autumnal Walk-n-Talk on Nature Trails above Seahurst Beach Sunday

Take an autumnal Walk-n-Talk on Nature Trails above Seahurst Beach Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: Begin the month of October with a walk down the wooded hillside to Seahurst Beach this Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, when another Walk-n-Talk will start at the top of the hill... [Read more]

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride thru Burien Sunday helps raise $37,000

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride thru Burien Sunday helps raise $37,000

Did you happen to catch those stylish, dapper-looking men riding their vintage-styled motorcycles and scooters through Burien on Sunday, Sept. 30? They were all part of the 2018 Distinguished Gentleman’s... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: 750 runners cross finish line of 2018 Burien Brat Trot

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: 750 runners cross finish line of 2018 Burien Brat Trot

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following Sports story is sponsored by the Kenner Dental Group: Story, Photos & Videos by Scott Schaefer Under partly cloudy skies with an occasional shower, 750 exuberant... [Read more]

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday, Sept. 30. This is a worldwide event, with over 650 cities participating as a means to raise funds for prostate cancer research... [Read more]

Here’s the schedule for another awesome Burien Brat Trot Weekend!

Here’s the schedule for another awesome Burien Brat Trot Weekend!

Burien Brat Trot weekend is almost here and the entire community has a lot to look forward to at this year’s awesome, local, grass roots event! Whether you are doing the Pub Crawl, running Brat... [Read more]

REMINDER: The Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday night!

REMINDER: The Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday night!

REMINDER: The 2018 Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday, Sept. 28, starting at the Tin Room Bar! Only $20 per person in advance, or $25 at the door. Gather your team of two or more, follow clues and scavenge... [Read more]

REMINDER: New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ will be Sat., Sept. 29

REMINDER: New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ will be Sat., Sept. 29

REMINDER: A new Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be held at Gregory Heights Elementary in collaboration with the Highline Council PTSA and the Highline Special Needs PTA... [Read more]

Hurry – the online registration for Sept. 30 Burien Brat Trot ends in one week!

Hurry – the online registration for Sept. 30 Burien Brat Trot ends in one week!

Chase Bret the Brat on Sunday, Sept. 30 through the streets of Burien with a fast, fun and frivolous 5K run to benefit the students of Highline Public Schools! Stay after for Bavarian Fest, the best street... [Read more]

YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

The local non-profit Youth Experiential Training Institute (Y.E.T.I.) will be offering a Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November: Oct. 20: Hike for Middle School Students Ages 12-14 Oct.... [Read more]

Car Wash Fundraiser for Highline High athlete will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Car Wash Fundraiser for Highline High athlete will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Sierra Rogers plays varsity softball and volleyball for Highline High School, and has been offered a position on a Seattle fast pitch club (Team Phoenix). With dues at $1,700 – not including traveling... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

WABI Burien: E-Biking in Burien

WABI Burien: E-Biking in Burien

From our friends at WABI Burien: (The following article is compiled from meeting notes and posts by Cascade Bicycle Club and Washington Bikes.) People who wouldn’t have considered riding a traditional... [Read more]

Early struggles cause Kennedy to fall to Bothell, 59-41

Early struggles cause Kennedy to fall to Bothell, 59-41

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following Sports story is sponsored by the Kenner Dental Group: By Luke Olson Sports Editor A highly anticipated football matchup for the Kennedy Lancers against the Bothell Cougars... [Read more]

Registration now open for Highline High School Drill Team’s Mini Camp next week

Registration now open for Highline High School Drill Team’s Mini Camp next week

Highline High School’s Drill Team will be holding a Mini-Camp next week, and registration is now open. The cost is $25 and includes a shirt…and, as part of the camp, participants will get... [Read more]

Have you registered yet for the Burien Brat Trot? It’s coming Sunday, Sept. 30

Have you registered yet for the Burien Brat Trot? It’s coming Sunday, Sept. 30

Chase Bret the Brat through the streets of Burien with this fast, fun and frivolous 5K run to benefit the students of Highline Public Schools on Sunday, Sept. 30! Then…stay after for Bavarian... [Read more]

Sam Huard’s 10 touchdowns leads Lancers to 72-20 victory over Chief Sealth

Sam Huard’s 10 touchdowns leads Lancers to 72-20 victory over Chief Sealth

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following Sports story is sponsored by the Kenner Dental Group: By Luke Olson Sports Editor Sam Huard wanted to let everyone know that he was present to reiterate what he did... [Read more]

Former Kennedy football standout has yet to report to Green Bay Packers

Former Kennedy football standout has yet to report to Green Bay Packers

By Luke Olson Sports Editor Cole Madison, the fifth-round pick out of Washington State University has yet to participate in training camp so far for the Green Bay Packers. The Burien native was placed... [Read more]

New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be Saturday, Sept. 29

New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be Saturday, Sept. 29

A new Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be held at Gregory Heights Elementary in collaboration with the Highline Council PTSA and the Highline Special Needs PTA on Saturday,... [Read more]

Former Kennedy football alum Jason Thompson is keeping at his NFL dream

Former Kennedy football alum Jason Thompson is keeping at his NFL dream

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following Sports story is sponsored by the Kenner Dental Group: By Luke Olson Sports Editor Despite being cut for the fourth time in the NFL, it is not stopping a Kennedy Catholic... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Sept. 15

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Sept. 15

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be held in downtown Burien on Saturday, Sept. 15. Hospitality House, founded in 2000, is a women’s shelter in south... [Read more]