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PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, residents scold SeaTac Council & more

PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, residents scold SeaTac Council & more

Here’s episode #2 of our new SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Council scolded over its reaction to trash, homelessness at North SeaTac Park

Council scolded over its reaction to trash, homelessness at North SeaTac Park

SeaTac resident Janice Taylor speaks to Councilmembers with her Combat Boots on the podium. by Jack Mayne Several SeaTac residents lashed out at the City Council Tuesday night (May 12), saying they were... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident to Council: ‘You clearly have no interest in this city…’

LETTER: Resident to Council: ‘You clearly have no interest in this city…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] I unfortunately missed the last council... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Return of the Thunderstorms on Cinco de Mayo! What to Expect May 5, 2015: It’s... [Read more]

Cleanup plan revised for Sea-Tac Airport sites in SeaTac and Burien

Cleanup plan revised for Sea-Tac Airport sites in SeaTac and Burien

The Port of Seattle announced on Wednesday (April 29) that it would remove or contain contaminated soil and sediment on its property at the former Lora Lake Apartments in Burien and nearby at Sea-Tac... [Read more]

Ribbon Cutting for Military Road South improvement will be Tuesday, May 12

Ribbon Cutting for Military Road South improvement will be Tuesday, May 12

A Ribbon Cutting for the the completion of a road improvement project for Military Road South, S 176th St. to S 166th St., will be held on Tuesday, May 12. Parking for the event will be at Safeway. WHAT:... [Read more]

Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway to close for reconstruction from May–October

Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway to close for reconstruction from May–October

Photo of 16L/34R construction in 2009. The Port of Seattle announced Friday (April 24) that it is set to begin reconstruction of the center runway (designated as 16C/34C) at Sea-Tac International Airport,... [Read more]

Sound Transit seeking public comment on extension of Link light rail

Sound Transit seeking public comment on extension of Link light rail

Sound Transit is asking for public comments on the extension of Link light rail south from SeaTac’s Angle Lake Station at S. 200th Street, and will be holding meetings on May 6 and May 7. Alternatives... [Read more]

Recycling Collection Event will be Saturday, April 25 at Tyee Parking Lot

Recycling Collection Event will be Saturday, April 25 at Tyee Parking Lot

A Recycling Collection Event is set for Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking Lot, 4424 S. 188th Street. Here are the details: NO Commercial Loads. NO Yard... [Read more]

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

The City of SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22, starting at 10 a.m. at Angle Lake Park, located at 19408 International Blvd. “Join us for a tree planting event at Angle Lake... [Read more]