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Several mobile homes destroyed in fire in SeaTac; around 20 displaced

Several mobile homes destroyed in fire in SeaTac; around 20 displaced

View from the Burien Transit Center shows the extent of the smoke plume from Friday’s fire in SeaTac. Photo by Scott Schaefer. Several mobile homes were destroyed by a two-alarm fire in the 20400... [Read more]

SeaTac Council rejects move to again put strong mayor issue on November ballot

SeaTac Council rejects move to again put strong mayor issue on November ballot

By Jack Mayne The SeaTac City Council soundly rejected a surprise move by former mayor and Councilmember Rick Forschler’s to get approval of a November general election proposition to have an elected... [Read more]

School Board votes to place community-led Bond Measure on Nov. 8 ballot

School Board votes to place community-led Bond Measure on Nov. 8 ballot

CFAC members tour 90-year-old Des Moines Elementary School. A community-led plan for a school construction bond will go before voters on Nov. 8, 2016, Highline Public Schools announced Thursday morning,... [Read more]

Citizen tells Council to fire some staffers or quit because of $18 million judgment

Citizen tells Council to fire some staffers or quit because of $18 million judgment

By Jack Mayne A citizen has told the SeaTac City Council that anyone in city government who had anything to do with issues that led to a civil land use lawsuit that could cost taxpayers over $18 million... [Read more]

Man found dead in in parked car

Man found dead in in parked car

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a man was found dead in SeaTac Wednesday morning, July 6, with at least one gunshot wound. A SeaTac Police officer patrolling near the 4000 block... [Read more]

Police seek public’s help finding 29-year old Swiss woman, last seen in SeaTac

Police seek public’s help finding 29-year old Swiss woman, last seen in SeaTac

The King County Sheriff’s Office wants everyone to be on the lookout for Maja Franziska Brandli, 29, last seen on June 19 at Sea-Tac Airport. Maja (pronounced ‘Maya‘) – who is from Switzerland... [Read more]

AUDIO: Mayor Siefkes discusses SeaTac projects at Mayor’s Luncheon

AUDIO: Mayor Siefkes discusses SeaTac projects at Mayor’s Luncheon

Story, Photo & Audio by Scott Schaefer The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Mayor’s Luncheon on Thursday, June 18, with representatives from SeaTac, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy... [Read more]

Music in the Park Summer Concert Series starts Friday, June 24

Music in the Park Summer Concert Series starts Friday, June 24

SeaTac’s Parks & Recreation Department announced that it will be bringing residents another great summer of music performances with its FREE ‘Music in the Park’ summer concert series,... [Read more]

SeaTac Council may consider banning ‘park and fly’ lots at Angle Lake

SeaTac Council may consider banning ‘park and fly’ lots at Angle Lake

By Jack Mayne While considering a development plan for the Angle Lake area, the SeaTac City Council heard that a commercial “park and fly” building may be allowed, although such facilities are banned... [Read more]

SeaTac Muslims, interfaith leaders criticize idea of ‘tactical map’

SeaTac Muslims, interfaith leaders criticize idea of ‘tactical map’

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story was first published in the online publication, The Seattle Globalist. The Globalist covers a variety of minority communities of Seattle and King County. The writer... [Read more]