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Man dies after being hit by stray bullet in his SeaTac home Thursday morning

Man dies after being hit by stray bullet in his SeaTac home Thursday morning

UPDATE: Sadly, the victim of this tragedy has passed away. A 74-year old man was shot in SeaTac early Thursday morning (Jan. 19) after a bullet went through the wall of his house and struck him in the... [Read more]

Ugandan Chess Champ Phiona Musei will be at SeaTac Community Center Thurs.

Ugandan Chess Champ Phiona Musei will be at SeaTac Community Center Thurs.

Phiona Musei – the Ugandan Chess Champion featured in the Disney film “Queen of Katwe” – will be making an appearance at the SeaTac Community Center this Thursday, Jan. 19. Doors will... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools holding Internet Safety Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 24

Highline Public Schools holding Internet Safety Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 24

Highline Public Schools will be holding an Internet Safety Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 24, from at 6 – 7:30 p.m. at Pacific Middle School in Des Moines. Here’s more info: Pause Before You Post.... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: A long and worthwhile road.

The Cactus Speaks: A long and worthwhile road.

[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]

Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

The deadline for a small grant application for minor capital improvements or programs to encourage bicycling, walking, or transit use in South King County has been extended to Jan. 31, 2017.  Eligible... [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]

Kent Regional Fire Authority changes name to Puget Sound RFA

Kent Regional Fire Authority changes name to Puget Sound RFA

The Kent Regional Fire Authority – which serves the City of SeaTac – has officially changed its name to the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority. For over 100 years, the Kent Fire Department has protected... [Read more]

Kent Regional Fire Authority issues Cold Weather Warning

Kent Regional Fire Authority issues Cold Weather Warning

The Kent Regional Fire Authority issued the following Cold Weather Warning on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016: The Puget Sound region is expecting prolonged cold weather over the next week that people need to prepare... [Read more]

SeaTac’s annual Polar Bear Plunge will be at Angle Lake on Sunday, Jan. 1

SeaTac’s annual Polar Bear Plunge will be at Angle Lake on Sunday, Jan. 1

According to the Angle Lake Shore Club blog, SeaTac’s annual Polar Bear Plunge will be held at the Angle Lake Manor Club Private Beach Lot this coming Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, starting at Noon: “Join... [Read more]

SeaTac Comcast customers to receive refunds

SeaTac Comcast customers to receive refunds

On Tuesday (Dec. 20), Comcast provided information to the City of SeaTac about the amount of utility taxes that they had over-collected from local customers, and agreed to refund the amounts as one-time... [Read more]