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Angle Lake Water Main Replacement to start soon, continue to December

Angle Lake Water Main Replacement to start soon, continue to December

The City of SeaTac is warning residents that the Highline Water District will soon begin construction of Project 13-1B Military Road South for the Angle Lake Water Main Replacement, to begin in mid-August... [Read more]

Police shoot suspected burglar in SeaTac

Police shoot suspected burglar in SeaTac

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a burglar was shot and wounded by a police officer, while another escaped from the 4600 block of S. 176th Street in SeaTac Tuesday afternoon, July... [Read more]

Angle Lake ‘Clean Sweep’ nets Browning 30-caliber machine gun

Angle Lake ‘Clean Sweep’ nets Browning 30-caliber machine gun

Shore Club President Lonnie Goulet displays the Browning 30-caliber machine gun found in the water off Angle Lake Park. Photo Credit: Rosalyn Raumbauer The Angle Lake Shore Club of SeaTac held their annual... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from disaster drill at Sea-Tac Airport

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from disaster drill at Sea-Tac Airport

You probably heard numerous – and serious – helicopters around Burien on Thursday (July 10), as a multi-agency disaster drill was held at Sea-Tac Airport, and Photographer Francis Zera was on hand... [Read more]

Public’s help sought in SeaTac homicide

Public’s help sought in SeaTac homicide

The King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a homicide that was discovered on Friday, June 27 in the city of SeaTac. The victim is Mr. Robert O. Benson (pictured above), a 100-year old... [Read more]

New Bee Art and Education Exhibit takes flight at Sea-Tac Airport

New Bee Art and Education Exhibit takes flight at Sea-Tac Airport

The Port of Seattle, in collaboration with local non-profit The Common Acre, on Tuesday (June 17) unveiled a new bee art and education exhibit designed to educate and inspire travelers about the importance... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Everybody Dance

The Cactus Speaks: Everybody Dance

[EDITOR'S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

House fire displaces family of 7 in SeaTac

House fire displaces family of 7 in SeaTac

A family of seven has been forced out of their house following a fire in the 19000 block of 32nd Ave South in SeaTac. Firefighters from the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority, along with Burien,... [Read more]

Highline Mayors update Chamber members on local economic rebound

Highline Mayors update Chamber members on local economic rebound

Story by Ralph Nichols Photos by Scott Schaefer Highline cities have weathered the recession and now their economic futures look bright, mayors of four area cities told members of the Southwest King County... [Read more]

Another case of measles in person visiting Sea-Tac Airport, Seattle

Another case of measles in person visiting Sea-Tac Airport, Seattle

Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a traveler who was at Sea-Tac airport and two locations in Seattle during his contagious period. The traveler is a resident of California... [Read more]