Health Section

Walk on the Viaduct and new Tunnel on Sat., Feb. 2

Walk on the Viaduct and new Tunnel on Sat., Feb. 2

From our friends at WABI Burien: The Viaduct is closed! The Tunnel is opening. The City of Seattle has planned an event-filled weekend of Step Forward fun. PLEASE NOTE: Remaining tickets are extremely... [Read more]

VIDEO: Noble Healthcare’s Open House for proposed mental health care facility

VIDEO: Noble Healthcare’s Open House for proposed mental health care facility

On Thursday night, Jan. 10, 2019, an Open House was held by Noble Healthcare for their proposed new long-term care facility for individuals with mental health needs in Seahurst. This event – which... [Read more]

Open House for proposed new Burien mental health care home will be Jan. 10

Open House for proposed new Burien mental health care home will be Jan. 10

A new long-term care facility for individuals with mental health needs is being proposed to be opened at 2108 SW 152nd Street in Burien (map below), and owners Noble Healthcare will be holding an Open... [Read more]

PUBLIC HEALTH: Burien dental clinic closed for ‘possible risk of infections’

PUBLIC HEALTH: Burien dental clinic closed for ‘possible risk of infections’

Public Health – Seattle & King County announced Tuesday (Dec. 18) that it is advising patients who received dental services from the George M. Davis Dental Clinic in Burien to consider being tested... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Highline Medical Center. Please sign-up online at: www.bloodworksnw.org or email: [email protected] and request a time to attend, or... [Read more]

Give Blood, enter to win gift basket at Burien City Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Give Blood, enter to win gift basket at Burien City Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Everyone who attends a Blood Drive on Tuesday, Dec. 11 will automatically be entered in a drawing (out of around 25 donors) to win a gift basket that includes gift cards to these Burien businesses: A... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive coming to the Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16: “Thank you to the 1 donor already signed up! We still have 34 available appointments to fill! Ask a friend... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: The importance of a Healthcare Power of Attorney

DAL Law Firm: The importance of a Healthcare Power of Attorney

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Peoplecreations The importance of a Healthcare Power of Attorney A Healthcare Power of Attorney allows you to appoint a person or persons to make healthcare decisions... [Read more]

Community Resource Fair will be Tuesday at the Burien Library

Community Resource Fair will be Tuesday at the Burien Library

A Community Resource Fair will be held this Tuesday, Nov. 6 at the Burien Library, from 1:30 – 5 p.m. This is a FREE event, that intended to bring caring people and organizations together in one easy... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center Monday, Oct. 29

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center Monday, Oct. 29

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Monday, Oct. 29: Give the gift that can save lives! Plan ahead and sign up today for the next Highline blood drive Monday, Oct. 29, from... [Read more]

Get help at Community Resource Fair at Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6

Get help at Community Resource Fair at Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6

The Community Resource Fair is an event that brings caring people and organizations together in one easy to access location, and it’s coming to the Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, from... [Read more]

King County warns of harmful Algal Bloom in Lake Burien

King County warns of harmful Algal Bloom in Lake Burien

King County announced Monday (Oct. 22) that a water sample collected on Friday, Oct. 19 from Lake Burien had concentrations of the algal toxin microcystin that were above the State Department of Health... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Monday, Oct. 22

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Monday, Oct. 22

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at the Burien Community Center on Monday, Oct. 22. “Bloodworks Northwest needs 800 donors per day to meet the needs of patients in the Northwest! Make donating... [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]

Area beaches have been closed for shellfish harvesting

Area beaches have been closed for shellfish harvesting

The Washington State Department of Health announced this week that – due to Paralytic Shellfish Poison (PSP) being detected in shellfish along beaches from Alki south to the Pierce County line – recreational... [Read more]