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Breeders Theater’s ‘Tolstory’ opens April 4 at Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium

Breeders Theater’s ‘Tolstory’ opens April 4 at Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium

Breeders Theater, South King County’s premier professional theater company, returns to Des Moines in April with a new show – Tolstory. The show runs April, 4, 5, 11, 12 at 7 p.m., and April 6 and... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sea-Tac Airport unveils new electrification project

SLIDESHOW: 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]

Seattle Southside opens new Visitor Center in Westfield Southcenter

Seattle Southside opens new Visitor Center in Westfield Southcenter

On Wednesday, Feb. 26, Seattle Southside Visitor Services (SSVS), the official tourism organization for the cities of Tukwila, SeaTac and Des Moines, opened a new Visitor Center in Westfield Southcenter,... [Read more]

Ceremony held for transfer of USS Colorado teak decking to USO Center

Ceremony held for transfer of USS Colorado teak decking to USO Center

The USS Colorado (BB-45) battleship, decommissioned and sold for scrap decades ago, has a new home at the USO Northwest SeaTac Center, as its teak decking will now serve as the new center’s entry floor.... [Read more]

Home soil testing being offered for Tacoma Smelter Plume pollution in area

Home soil testing being offered for Tacoma Smelter Plume pollution in area

The Department of Ecology is working with Public Health – Seattle & King County to re-launch the Dirt Alert Program in South King County, and is offering free soil testing to local residents... [Read more]

Mia Gregerson will continue as SeaTac Mayor and 33rd District legislator

Mia Gregerson will continue as SeaTac Mayor and 33rd District legislator

by Jack Mayne Mia Gregerson says she will serve as SeaTac mayor and in the Washington Legislature for the foreseeable future. She made the comments in a telephone interview last week from her new office... [Read more]

VIDEO: King County Sheriff’s Office chases stolen vehicle through SeaTac

VIDEO: King County Sheriff’s Office chases stolen vehicle through SeaTac

On Saturday (Jan. 25), the King County Sheriff’s Office chased a stolen car through the streets of SeaTac, ending up in Renton, where the driver got out of the car and tried – unsuccessfully –... [Read more]

Critic asks SeaTac Mayor Mia Gregerson to resign; she does not respond

Critic asks SeaTac Mayor Mia Gregerson to resign; she does not respond

by Jack Mayne A minor flap at the SeaTac City Council meeting Tuesday night occurred when city critic (and SeaTac Blog columnist) Earl Gipson asked recently-named Mayor Mia Gregerson to resign from the... [Read more]

Mia Gregerson elected as new SeaTac Mayor at special meeting Tuesday

Mia Gregerson elected as new SeaTac Mayor at special meeting Tuesday

The SeaTac City Council on Tuesday evening (Jan. 7) elected councilmember Mia Gregerson as Mayor for the next two years, and former Mayor Tony Anderson was elected Deputy Mayor. The 5-2 vote came at a... [Read more]

SeaTac Fire to join Kent Fire Department effective Jan. 1

SeaTac Fire to join Kent Fire Department effective Jan. 1

Effective Jan. 1, 2014, the SeaTac Fire Department will join the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority under a 20-year contract, the city announced Monday (Dec. 30). The contract completes a consolidation... [Read more]