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UPDATE: Police say that the fatal North Highline fire was caused by fireworks

UPDATE: Police say that the fatal North Highline fire was caused by fireworks

UPDATE July 8, 2019: The King County Sheriff’s Office Fire Investigation Unit has determined that the fatal North Highline fire on the 4th of July was started by fireworks. Police said that it’s... [Read more]

One killed, 13 displaced in two-house fire in North Highline Thursday night

One killed, 13 displaced in two-house fire in North Highline Thursday night

Photo courtesy Skyway Fire One was killed and 13 others displaced in a fire that burned two houses in the 10200 block of 10th Ave S. (map below) Thursday night, July 4. Cause of the fire was not officially... [Read more]

PHOTO: Major House Fire In Normandy Park Friday Night

PHOTO: Major House Fire In Normandy Park Friday Night

A large, two story home caught fire in the 1400 block of SW Miller Creek Road in Normandy Park late Friday night (Jan. 20), and was extinguished around 3:15 a.m. by the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department... [Read more]

Audit Finds North Highline Fire Commissioners Dispensed Financial Favors

Audit Finds North Highline Fire Commissioners Dispensed Financial Favors

by Ralph Nichols In 2006, North Highline Fire Department (District 11) commissioners gave then-Chief Russ Pritchard a 57 percent raise – increasing his salary to almost $200,000 – in a pre-retirement... [Read more]

Scott LeVielle Resigns As North Highline Fire Chief

Scott LeVielle Resigns As North Highline Fire Chief

Scott LeVielle by Ralph Nichols North Highline Fire Chief Scott LeVielle announced on Monday (Dec. 21) that he will step aside, clearing the way for adoption of a reduced but balanced 2010 budget for Fire... [Read more]

Major Personnel Changes Could Alter North Highline Fire Department

Major Personnel Changes Could Alter North Highline Fire Department

by Ralph Nichols With the future of fire protection service in North Highline possibly in the balance, two major personnel actions by Fire District 11 commissioners, expected to be announced at a special... [Read more]

Brush Fire Burns Parts Of Hill On SR-509 Near SW 128th

Brush Fire Burns Parts Of Hill On SR-509 Near SW 128th

According to BTB Contributor Jim Branson, a fire burned up part of a hill on the east side of SR-509 Friday afternoon around 3-3:30pm:


North Highline fire crew put out a brush fire beside SR-509, a block or two north of 128th…