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Join ‘Mira’s Walk for AIR’ on International Good Neighbor Day Friday

Join ‘Mira’s Walk for AIR’ on International Good Neighbor Day Friday

This Friday, Sept. 28 – on International Good Neighbor Day – community members, youth and public officials will walk side-by-side in an open and honest dialogue from the Highline SeaTac Botanical... [Read more]

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Sept. 29

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Sept. 29

SouthSoundPiano (SSP), a local piano school serving the South Seattle region, will be hosting an Open House event on Saturday Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their studio in Burien. Are you an adult... [Read more]

Enrollment drop at Highline Public Schools leads to cutting of 15 teachers

Enrollment drop at Highline Public Schools leads to cutting of 15 teachers

On Friday, Sept. 21, Highline Public Schools announced that they are starting the 2018-19 school year with 700 students fewer than projected, which means that – because the state funds school districts... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Immaculate Burien, Modern Seattle, New Burien, West Seattle, New SeaTac, New Tukwila

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Immaculate Burien, Modern Seattle, New Burien, West Seattle, New SeaTac, New Tukwila

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House looks and feels like new construction, but without the... [Read more]

City of SeaTac seeking applicants for Airport Advisory Committee

City of SeaTac seeking applicants for Airport Advisory Committee

The SeaTac City Council is seeking applications from residents interested in serving as the Citizen Representative on the Washington State Department of Commerce Sea-Tac Airport Advisory Committee (SSAC). The... [Read more]

TRAFFIC ALERT: Expect major traffic detour on Military Road South

TRAFFIC ALERT: Expect major traffic detour on Military Road South

The The City of SeaTac Public Works Department is warning of a major Traffic Detour on Military Road South, from Wednesday, Sept. 19 through Thursday, Sept. 20: Two Day Closure all southbound lanes of... [Read more]

VIDEO: Edmiston to Port: ‘What Did You Know and When Did You Know It?’

VIDEO: Edmiston to Port: ‘What Did You Know and When Did You Know It?’

Here’s episode #10 of local activist/filmmaker Steve Edmiston’s ‘The Briefing’ project, where he takes on the Port of Seattle, one Public Comment at a time. Episode #10 is entitled... [Read more]

Fall Special Recycling Collection Event will be Saturday, Sept. 22 at Tyee

Fall Special Recycling Collection Event will be Saturday, Sept. 22 at Tyee

The City of SeaTac’s Fall Special Recycling Collection Event will be Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking Lot. This event will run from 9 a.m. – 3 pm., and is open to all... [Read more]

City of SeaTac seeking applicants for vacant city council position

City of SeaTac seeking applicants for vacant city council position

The SeaTac City Council is seeking applications from SeaTac residents interested in serving an unexpired term for Council Position Number 5. The position was vacated on September 12, 2018 when Michael... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Deputy Mayor Erin Sitterley will serve as Acting Mayor for SeaTac

FOLLOWUP: Deputy Mayor Erin Sitterley will serve as Acting Mayor for SeaTac

As we first reported, SeaTac Mayor Michael J. Siefkes announced at Tuesday’s meeting that he was stepping down from the City Council. In the interim, Deputy Mayor Erin Sitterley will serve as the... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Urban Oasis, North Hill, New Tukwila, New Burien, SeaTac Condo, Newport Hills

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Urban Oasis, North Hill, New Tukwila, New Burien, SeaTac Condo, Newport Hills

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! First up is a darling house that offers 3 bedrooms and 1 bath: Light, bright... [Read more]

LETTER: Port of Seattle responds to our story on SAMP Public Commenting

LETTER: Port of Seattle responds to our story on SAMP Public Commenting

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by the Port of Seattle in response to our Sept. 8 story “City request for Town Hall style Question & Answer sessions refused... [Read more]

Longest runway at Sea-Tac Airport will be closed until December

Longest runway at Sea-Tac Airport will be closed until December

The Port of Seattle on Sunday, Sept. 9 closed the longest runway (designated 16L/34R) at Sea-Tac Airport for an estimated 90 days, for “several upgrades related to the opening of the expansion of... [Read more]

Mayor Siefkes quits SeaTac City Council and is moving from city for health reasons

Mayor Siefkes quits SeaTac City Council and is moving from city for health reasons

By Jack Mayne At the very end of the SeaTac City Council meeting on Tuesday night (Sept. 11) Mayor Michael Siefkes announced he was leaving the Council and moving from the city, citing his very serious... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

City request for Town Hall style Question & Answer sessions refused by Port

City request for Town Hall style Question & Answer sessions refused by Port

South King Media has learned that – despite requests – the Port of Seattle has refused to allow any public town hall style question and answer sessions at the upcoming Sustainable Airport Master Plan... [Read more]

Sea-Tac Airport to get three additional bomb-sniffing canine teams

Sea-Tac Airport to get three additional bomb-sniffing canine teams

Sea-Tac Airport will get three additional bomb-sniffing canine teams to improve security checkpoint wait times, bringing the total number to 15 passenger screening dogs. Following Wednesday’s Senate... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: New Tukwila, Des Moines Rambler, Federal Way, New Burien, Newport Hills, Maple Valley

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: New Tukwila, Des Moines Rambler, Federal Way, New Burien, Newport Hills, Maple Valley

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first one is a captivating, immaculate new 5-bedroom home in Tukwila: This... [Read more]

REMINDER: Port’s SAMP meeting will be at Highline College Monday, Sept. 10

REMINDER: Port’s SAMP meeting will be at Highline College Monday, Sept. 10

REMINDER: The Port of Seattle will be holding a Public Meeting on its ‘Sustainable Airport Master Plan’ (SAMP) at Highline College this coming MONDAY, SEPT. 10, and all area residents who... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority is the destination marketing organization for Southwest King County. The region referred to as “Seattle Southside” is comprised of the cities of SeaTac,... [Read more]