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UPDATE: Those 2 shipwrecked boats are back, this time at Three Tree Point

UPDATE: Those 2 shipwrecked boats are back, this time at Three Tree Point

Remember the two boats that were found washed up on a beach in Burien that we first reported on Monday, April 2? Well, they’re back. But this time they washed ashore early Sunday morning, April... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Man who drowned off Seahurst identified; more details released

FOLLOWUP: Man who drowned off Seahurst identified; more details released

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office on Monday (Jan. 22) released the identity of the man who tragically drowned off Burien’s Three Tree Point/Seahurst Park as Tyler Ingraham, 27. The... [Read more]

Man dead, woman critical after boat capsizes near 3 Tree Point Sunday

Man dead, woman critical after boat capsizes near 3 Tree Point Sunday

Coast Guard air and boat crews rescued one woman and recovered a man’s body after their 15-foot paddle boat was reportedly beset by weather off the shores of Burien Sunday morning, Jan. 21. “I... [Read more]

Man in 80s apparently jumps off Des Moines pier, resulting in huge response

Man in 80s apparently jumps off Des Moines pier, resulting in huge response

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: There was a huge police/emergency search and rescue mission for an elderly man who apparently jumped from the fishing pier near the Des Moines Marina on Tuesday... [Read more]

Four Rescued After Boat Overturns Near Des Moines

Four Rescued After Boat Overturns Near Des Moines

The Coast Guard responded to a report of an overturned 18-foot recreational vessel near Des Moines Wednesday evening, March 31st. According to the Coast Guard, authorities were notified after a person... [Read more]

Report Of Overturned Kayak Prompts Coast Guard Search Off Seahurst Park

Report Of Overturned Kayak Prompts Coast Guard Search Off Seahurst Park

The Seattle Times reports that the Coast Guard searched the waters off Burien’s Seahurst Park Friday after receiving a report of an overturned kayak around 5pm. Two Coast Guard boats on the scene... [Read more]

Coast Guard Rescues Man Near Maury Island

Coast Guard Rescues Man Near Maury Island

According to The Seattle Times, a man was rescued by the Coast Guard from the waters north of Maury Island Thursday afternoon. Apparently the Coast Guard received a distress call around 1:30pm from the... [Read more]