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Burien Deputy who hit & killed pedestrian in Fife was same who shot man with pen

Burien Deputy who hit & killed pedestrian in Fife was same who shot man with pen

The off-duty Burien Police officer who struck and killed a pedestrian in Fife early Friday morning (July 7) has been identified as the same one who fatally shot a 20-year old man holding a pen in Burien... [Read more]

Three People Killed In Fiery SeaTac Car Crash

Three People Killed In Fiery SeaTac Car Crash

According to the King County Sheriff’s Department, a fiery car crash early Wednesday morning (Sept. 23rd) claimed the lives of three people in SeaTac when the car they were in ran off the road, slammed... [Read more]

18-Year Old Man Dies From Overnight SeaTac Shooting

18-Year Old Man Dies From Overnight SeaTac Shooting

According to the King County Sheriff’s Department, an 18 year-old man was shot in SeaTac last night around 11:30pm, and subsequently died at Burien’s Highline Medical Center. The victim was... [Read more]

State Patrol Seeking Hit & Run Driver Who Killed Burien Man

State Patrol Seeking Hit & Run Driver Who Killed Burien Man

The Washington State Patrol is seeking help from the public in finding the driver of a white Toyota RAV4 who struck and killed Robert Windom, 54, of Burien early on Jan. 1st. Windom was hit just before... [Read more]

Local Man Tim Leahy Was In Dallas When JFK Was Shot

Local Man Tim Leahy Was In Dallas When JFK Was Shot

by Janet Grella It is often agreed that most people over five years old and living in the United States on November 22, 1963 will remember exactly where they were when they found out that President John... [Read more]

Memorial For Former Local Firefighter Dan Packer Is Aug. 7th

Memorial For Former Local Firefighter Dan Packer Is Aug. 7th

Dan Packer, the East Pierce County Fire Chief who was tragically killed last Saturday while surveying a forest fire in Klamath National Forest in Northern California, once worked for the Burien/Normandy... [Read more]

Woman Dies After Car Plunges Off Des Moines Marina

Woman Dies After Car Plunges Off Des Moines Marina

DES MOINES – Tragedy struck Friday night when an elderly woman drowned after the car she was a passenger in plunged into Puget Sound at the Des Moines Marina. Police and fire officials said an... [Read more]

White Center Man Charged In Girlfriend’s Death

White Center Man Charged In Girlfriend’s Death

WHITE CENTER – A White Center man was charged Friday with first-degree manslaughter for the death of his girlfriend, who had muscular dystrophy and relied on him as a live-in caregiver. Peter E.... [Read more]

One Dead In Shooting At Tukwila Book Signing Party

One Dead In Shooting At Tukwila Book Signing Party

TUKWILA – One man was shot to death and another critically injured at a party to help promote a book about rapper Dr. Dre early Sunday in the parking lot outside a crowded Tukwila golf course restaurant. Police... [Read more]

Burien Girl Arrested In Stabbing Death Of Kent Man

Burien Girl Arrested In Stabbing Death Of Kent Man

BURIEN – A 15-year old Burien girl has been arrested by King County Sheriff’s investigators in connection with the stabbing death of a 49-year-old Kent man last Friday (April 4). Deputies... [Read more]

Man Who Shot Cab Driver In SeaTac Sentenced

Man Who Shot Cab Driver In SeaTac Sentenced

SEATTLE – A man who shot and killed a Farwest cab driver in SeaTac before setting fire to the taxi has been convicted of aggravated murder and arson. The King County prosecutor’s office says... [Read more]