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PODCAST: Learn about Blues & Brews artists ‘The Wired Blues Band’

PODCAST: Learn about Blues & Brews artists ‘The Wired Blues Band’

The 5th annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival is coming up on Saturday, Aug. 23, with a day filled with local blues together with a variety of fine brews from local breweries. This event is the... [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]

FREE food being offered to Kids and Teens this summer; here’s where to go

FREE food being offered to Kids and Teens this summer; here’s where to go

The City of SeaTac, in partnership with other community organizations, is offering free food for kids and teens through Aug. 30 at various area locations:  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]

The 5th annual Des Moines Rotary Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 23

The 5th annual Des Moines Rotary Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 23

For the fifth year in a row – on Saturday, Aug. 23 – people from around Western Washington and beyond will be flocking to the shores of Puget Sound at the Des Moines Beach Park to savor tasty licks... [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]

Seattle sued over $15/hour pay

Seattle sued over $15/hour pay

by Jack Mayne With the $15 minimum wage already law in SeaTac and recently in Seattle, the first of what promises to be many lawsuits was filed in Seattle federal court on Thursday (June 12). There are... [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]

There are two retail pot sales candidates in SeaTac

There are two retail pot sales candidates in SeaTac

by Jack Mayne The recent Washington State Liquor Control Board lottery for a license to run the single retail store allotted to SeaTac has produced two candidates. They are, in order of their ranking,... [Read more]

King County Sheriff K9 ‘Frodo’ bags the Bad Guys even after being injured

King County Sheriff K9 ‘Frodo’ bags the Bad Guys even after being injured

Just after 2 a.m. Saturday morning (May 3), King County Sheriff’s Police Dog ‘Frodo’ was injured while tracking several armed robbery suspects in the 16500 block of International Boulevard... [Read more]