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14-year old boy shot near Burien laundromat Tuesday night

14-year old boy shot near Burien laundromat Tuesday night

Burien Police/King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a 14-year old boy was shot in the back as he was sitting in a truck near a laundromat located on Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 136th Street... [Read more]

17-year old girl shot and killed in Burien late Wed. night; suspect in custody

17-year old girl shot and killed in Burien late Wed. night; suspect in custody

A 17-year old girl was shot and killed late Wednesday night (May 4) in the hallway of a apartment complex at 615 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien (map below), according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Police... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Fun in the sun!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Fun in the sun!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 13-year old special needs student at Burien’s Sylvester Middle School. She is also our latest columnist… by Cass Huff Fun in the sun! The school year is... [Read more]

Burien’s Jaclyn Seifert vying for title of Miss Washington’s ‘Outstanding Teen’

Burien’s Jaclyn Seifert vying for title of Miss Washington’s ‘Outstanding Teen’

Jaclyn Seifert, 15, of Burien, will be among 26 young women competing in the Miss Washington’s ‘Outstanding Teen’ (MWOTeen) competition, the “little sister” to Miss Washington and Miss... [Read more]

Police seeking help finding missing, endangered teen from Auburn

Police seeking help finding missing, endangered teen from Auburn

The King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding Gregory Laurel, a 19-year old who was last seen at his home near Auburn on Friday morning. Police say that he may be... [Read more]

Burien Teen Marta Stahlfeld Publishes 2nd Book in Young Adult Fantasy Series

Burien Teen Marta Stahlfeld Publishes 2nd Book in Young Adult Fantasy Series

Eighteen-year old Burien native Marta Stahlfeld, who wrote a book called Darkwoods (released last June), has published another novel – Pasadagavra – her second in a fantasy series for teens and preteens. Like... [Read more]

VIDEO: Local Teen Tori Keeth Makes TV Debut in South Korean Commercial

VIDEO: Local Teen Tori Keeth Makes TV Debut in South Korean Commercial

by Scott Schaefer A local 13-year old girl named Tori Keeth recently made her small screen debut in a new Samsung Smart TV commercial, which is airing on South Korean TV, as well as in print and digital... [Read more]

Second Incident Near Sylvester Middle School: 18-Year Old Man Assaulted

Second Incident Near Sylvester Middle School: 18-Year Old Man Assaulted

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting about an 18-year old male was the victim of an assault near Highline Medical Center in Burien Wednesday morning (July 20). The victim had serious head... [Read more]

Burien Teen Accused Of Using Pit Bull As A “Weapon” Gets 14 Months In Juvey

Burien Teen Accused Of Using Pit Bull As A “Weapon” Gets 14 Months In Juvey

The 16-year old Burien girl who was accused of using her pit bull Snaps “like a weapon” against two women in SeaTac on June 21st was sentenced to 14 months in a juvenile detention center Thursday... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: What Will Change Under President Obama?

INTERN’S VIEW: What Will Change Under President Obama?

by Josh Hart Now that America has elected a new president the question gets posed: What will change under President Barack Obama? Will the fact that he is an African-American man affect anything? From... [Read more]

A 15-Year Old’s Take On The VP Debate

A 15-Year Old’s Take On The VP Debate

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was written by Josh Hart, a 15-year old student at Highline “Big Picture High School” in SeaTac who recently wrote on the economy as well as the JFK vs Highline... [Read more]

From The Big Picture: A Teen Speaks Out About The Economy

From The Big Picture: A Teen Speaks Out About The Economy

Josh Hart, 15, can't yet vote but has a pretty strong opinion. He attends Big Picture High School. EDITOR’S NOTE: Recently we were invited by the Highline School District to visit students and... [Read more]

Hey Teens, Get Your “Game On!” At The Burien Library

Hey Teens, Get Your “Game On!” At The Burien Library

The Burien branch of the King County Library has what sounds like an incredibly fun event goin’ down every Thursday afternoon at 3pm: What: Game On! Description: Teens in middle/junior high and... [Read more]