Health Section

National Drug Take Back Event will be at SeaTac City Hall Saturday, Oct. 28

National Drug Take Back Event will be at SeaTac City Hall Saturday, Oct. 28

The City of SeaTac will once again participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back event on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. On that date, the lobby of SeaTac City... [Read more]

Give Blood & enter to meet Seahawk Bobby Wagner at a private party

Give Blood & enter to meet Seahawk Bobby Wagner at a private party

Want to hang out with Seattle Linebacker Bobby Wagner at a private party at the end of football season? You can – here’s how: Every time you attend a center or mobile drive and register to donate... [Read more]

Hundreds gather to discuss fracking at Sierra Club community forum Wed.

Hundreds gather to discuss fracking at Sierra Club community forum Wed.

In order to spread the word about the many harmful climate and health effects of natural gas, Sierra Club welcomed policy director Eric de Place from the Sightline Institute – in tandem with 350 Seattle,... [Read more]

Sierra Club Forum on fracking in South King County will be Wednesday night

Sierra Club Forum on fracking in South King County will be Wednesday night

The Sierra Club will be holding a community forum to discuss fracking in South King County tonight – Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Valley View Library. Here’s more info: Did... [Read more]

Rabid bat found at Angle Lake Park Tuesday

Rabid bat found at Angle Lake Park Tuesday

A rabid bat was found in Angle Lake Park in the City of SeaTac near the lakeshore by the old lifeguard shack on Tuesday, Aug. 29. The bat was first noticed by a park visitor, who immediately notified... [Read more]

SeaTac Community Center/Senior Center hours extended during heat wave

SeaTac Community Center/Senior Center hours extended during heat wave

The SeaTac Community Center/Senior Center hours will be extended during the heat wave this week, the City announced Tuesday, Aug. 1. The air-conditioned SeaTac Community Center/Senior Center extended hours: Wednesday,... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, July 3

Donors needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, July 3

Bloodworks Northwest will be holding a Blood Drive on Monday July 3, 2017 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, from 12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (with an hour break at 2:30 p.m.), and Donors are needed. WHERE:... [Read more]

Sea-Tac Airport food donation program enters 10th successful year

Sea-Tac Airport food donation program enters 10th successful year

Jenna Josephsen, with Host-Starbucks, moving donated food from Host-Starbucks to the Airport’s food donation room for pick up by local food bank, 19 March 2013. By Brian DeRoy Port of Seattle A bustling... [Read more]

Volunteer Heroes needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, May 1

Volunteer Heroes needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, May 1

Volunteers are needed for a Blood drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church onMonday May 1. 2017: WHERE: Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall,19030 8th Ave. S. SeaTac WA 98148 WHEN: Monday, May 1:... [Read more]

ANALYSIS: Blame the Blue Angels for planes still flying low over Burien

ANALYSIS: Blame the Blue Angels for planes still flying low over Burien

By Jack Mayne If you are a Burien resident still hearing airplanes zooming over your home at all hours every time the prevailing wind is from the south, blame it on the Blue Angels. The turns over Burien... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Organizers are low on sign-ups for a Blood Drive scheduled for Wednesday, April 19 at Matt Griffin YMCA – PLEASE HELP! “Sparing 45 minutes of your time to give blood, can potentially help save... [Read more]

Emily’s Handmade Soaps to host LulaRoe Trunk Show this Saturday, March 25

Emily’s Handmade Soaps to host LulaRoe Trunk Show this Saturday, March 25

LulaRoe full-time consultant Christina will be bringing her entire LuLaRoe Inventory for you to shop in the comfort and relaxing aromas of Emily’s Handmade Soaps in downtown Des Moines. The event will... [Read more]

Hearing on bill to study air pollution around Sea-Tac Airport will be Thursday

Hearing on bill to study air pollution around Sea-Tac Airport will be Thursday

UPDATE: The date for this hearing has been moved to Thursday, Feb. 2.: A hearing on a bill that would require a State Health Department study of air quality implications of increased air traffic at Sea-Tac... [Read more]

Registration to rent a plot in the SeaTac Community Garden has opened

Registration to rent a plot in the SeaTac Community Garden has opened

Registration for the City of SeaTac’s first community garden has officially opened; here are the details: The community garden is scheduled to open this spring in North SeaTac Park adjacent to the... [Read more]

A report from the Washington State Council of the Blind Convention in SeaTac

A report from the Washington State Council of the Blind Convention in SeaTac

Story & Photos by Pam Fernald On Friday, Nov. 4, I had the pleasure of presenting the opening ‘welcome to SeaTac’ remarks at the Washington Council of the Blind Convention, which was held at the... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Monday, Oct. 24

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Monday, Oct. 24

Volunteers are needed for a Blood drive on Monday Oct. 24, 2016 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in SeaTac. Here are the details: WHERE: Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall, 19030 8th Ave. S. SeaTac... [Read more]

Volunteers urgently needed for Blood Drive on Monday, Aug. 22

Volunteers urgently needed for Blood Drive on Monday, Aug. 22

Volunteers are urgently needed for a Blood Drive this coming Monday, Aug. 22, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall, located at 19030 8th Ave. S. in SeaTac. Here’s more info: The blood center... [Read more]

Young boy nearly drowns at Angle Lake Thursday afternoon

Young boy nearly drowns at Angle Lake Thursday afternoon

An elementary school-aged boy has been transported to a local hospital by King County Medic One after he was found unconscious in the swimming area of Angle Lake Park in SeaTac Thursday afternoon, Aug.... [Read more]

Seattle Storm holding FREE Community Practice at Tyee on Wed., July 13

Seattle Storm holding FREE Community Practice at Tyee on Wed., July 13

A FREE Community Practice for the Seattle Storm will be held on Wednesday, July 13 at the Tyee Campus in SeaTac. This is a fun and free event for kids and families, which will take place from 6 – 8... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, June 13

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, June 13

Volunteers are needed for a Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, located at 19030 8th Ave. S. in SeaTac on Monday, June 13 in the Fellowship Hall. Drive hours will be from 12:30 p.m.... [Read more]