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SEATAC BLOG: Sea-Tac Airport unveils new electrification project

SEATAC BLOG: Sea-Tac Airport unveils new electrification project

On Tuesday (March 18), Sea-Tac Airport unveiled a new electrification project, meant to convert vehicles on the airfield from fossil fuels to electric power, in hopes of saving millions of dollars and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament March 15

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament March 15

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be holding a 3-on-3 “Lucky Shot” Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 15. The fun starts at 10 a.m., with check-in at 9 a.m. Cost is $45 per 3-person team or... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Final Matt Griffin YMCA ‘Y Riders’ Snowboarding Trip is this coming Monday

Final Matt Griffin YMCA ‘Y Riders’ Snowboarding Trip is this coming Monday

SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING FOR TEENS Have you ever wanted to learn how to ski or snowboard? Would you like to brush up on your skills and make new friends? Come explore the great outdoors from atop a mountain!... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society presents ‘Coming Home: Baseball’s America’

Highline Historical Society presents ‘Coming Home: Baseball’s America’

The Highline Historical Society will be presenting “Coming Home: Baseball’s America” – a free program – at SeaTac City Hall starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 23…

Community Police Academy begins March 12; here’s how to sign up

Community Police Academy begins March 12; here’s how to sign up

Applications are being accepted for the spring session of the Community Police Academy, a free series of classes designed to increase public understanding of the police department…

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

On Sunday morning (Jan. 26), thousands of enthusiastic “12th Fans” lined S. 188th in SeaTac to cheer the Seattle Seahawks as they made their way to Sea-Tac Airport…

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

This Sunday (Jan. 26) at 10:30 a.m., 12th Fans are invited to rally in the city of SeaTac to help send-off the Seahawks to Super Bowl XLVIII against the Denver Broncos…

SeaTac man shot while sleeping in his bed Tuesday morning

SeaTac man shot while sleeping in his bed Tuesday morning

An 18-year old SeaTac man was shot early Tuesday morning (Jan. 7) while sleeping in his bed. Police say the incident started about 4 a.m. this morning at an apartment complex in the 3400 block of S. 176th... [Read more]

Military Road to be focus of 2014 site-specific Arts projects

Military Road to be focus of 2014 site-specific Arts projects

Two projects focusing on the historical significance of Military Road (see map below) have received site-specific project funding from 4Culture, the cultural services agency that provides arts and heritage... [Read more]

Comment time extended another month for proposed cleanup at Lora Lake sites

Comment time extended another month for proposed cleanup at Lora Lake sites

The Washington State Department of Ecology announced Thursday (Dec. 12) that it is extending the period for public comments at the former Lora Lake Apartments for another month, accepting feedback until... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Church Monday, Dec. 9

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Church Monday, Dec. 9

Healthy volunteer humans with blood coursing through their veins are needed for a Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on Monday, Dec. 9. “The blood center is in the midst of our ‘Give... [Read more]

Seattle Christian School’s annual Christmas Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Seattle Christian School’s annual Christmas Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Seattle Christian School’s annual Christmas Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The event will include over 70 vendors offering handcrafted and professional items, along with... [Read more]

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

The annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Tyee campus, located at 4424 South 188th Street in SeaTac. Proceeds will benefit Tyee Student Activities. Here are the details: WHAT: Tyee... [Read more]

SeaTac’s Prop. 1 still passing by 43 votes

SeaTac’s Prop. 1 still passing by 43 votes

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: by Jack Mayne Almost miraculously the Tuesday evening (Nov. 12) count of Proposition 1 maintained the same 43-vote plurality, despite the addition of 278 more votes... [Read more]


SeaTac’s $15 minimum wage appears close to losing in latest tally


SeaTac’s $15 minimum wage appears close to losing in latest tally

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: by Jack Mayne The opponents of SeaTac’s $15 an hour minimum wage law are within 43 votes of moving to the win column with an estimated 900 or so uncounted ballots. A... [Read more]

Two men shot in SeaTac early Thursday morning

Two men shot in SeaTac early Thursday morning

At about 1:12 a.m. Thursday morning (Sept. 19), the King County Sheriff’s Office received reports of multiple shots being fired in the 16700 block of 31st Ave South (map below), just east of International... [Read more]

Next Highline Forum will be Sept. 25 at Des Moines Police Department

Next Highline Forum will be Sept. 25 at Des Moines Police Department

The next Highline Forum will be held from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the Des Moines Activity/Senior Center, with the theme being economic development. “Members of the Highline Forum... [Read more]

BREAKING: Shooting near S. 133rd and 24th Ave S. in SeaTac Thursday

BREAKING: Shooting near S. 133rd and 24th Ave S. in SeaTac Thursday

If you’re seeing/hearing a lot of helicopter activity near South 133rd and 24th Ave South in SeaTac (map below) Thursday afternoon, it’s because of ongoing police activity regarding a suspect... [Read more]

SEATAC BLOG: Increase in SeaTac Minimum Pay will be on November ballot

SEATAC BLOG: Increase in SeaTac Minimum Pay will be on November ballot

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting breaking news Friday that Proposition #1 – a proposed increase in the minimum wage to $15 per hour – will be on the November ballot after all, just hours... [Read more]

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

The Port of Seattle has completed an environmental analysis and prepared a State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Checklist for Sea-Tac Airport’s draft Part 150 Noise and Land-Use Compatibility Study,... [Read more]

SEATAC BLOG: Judge to reconsider SeaTac minimum pay initiative

SEATAC BLOG: Judge to reconsider SeaTac minimum pay initiative

Judge Andrea Darvas From our sister site The SeaTac Blog comes news that a King County Superior Court judge has agreed to consider a motion by the “Yes! For SeaTac” group that the 248 additional signatures... [Read more]

Stabbing victim’s brother arrested for SeaTac slaying

Stabbing victim’s brother arrested for SeaTac slaying

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting that King County Sheriff detectives on Tuesday (Aug. 27) arrested a 21-year old man in connection with the stabbing death of his 24-year old sister at a SeaTac... [Read more]

SEATAC BLOG: Judge strikes down measure to increase wage to $15/hour

SEATAC BLOG: Judge strikes down measure to increase wage to $15/hour

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting that King County Superior Court Judge Andrea Darvas on Monday reversed the decision of the SeaTac City Clerk’s “issuance of the Final Certificate of Sufficiency”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Susan Pascal’s ‘Brazil Project’ closes out Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday

Susan Pascal’s ‘Brazil Project’ closes out Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday

REMINDER: Don’t miss this opportunity – this Friday, Aug 23 – it’s your last chance to catch local Jazz artists in a setting like no other on the south side – the plush Cedarbrook Lodge... [Read more]

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 FREE backpacks filled with 
school supplies were given away to kids on Thursday (Aug. 15) during the City of SeaTac’s 7th annual Back to School Fair held at Valley Ridge Park. This annual... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Gail Pettis to swing Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday night

Gail Pettis to swing Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday night

Just when you thought things were cooling down around here, along comes Seattle-based Jazz artist Gail Pettis to heat up the night with soulful, sultry and steamy Jazz vocals along with lively interpretations... [Read more]

REMINDER: Enjoy FREE ‘Music in the Park’ tonight and Thursday night!

REMINDER: Enjoy FREE ‘Music in the Park’ tonight and Thursday night!

Burien Parks will be presenting two FREE ‘Music in the Park’ concerts this week – with the Total Experience Gospel Choir Wed. night at North SeaTac Park and Klyntel at Lake Burien School... [Read more]

Car hits pole, causing power outage for over 4,900 Monday

Car hits pole, causing power outage for over 4,900 Monday

Seattle City Light is reporting that a power outage is affecting 4.922 customers Monday, July 29. The cause noted on the utility’s website is a car hitting a pole in the Tukwila area. The outage... [Read more]