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Minor skirmish over City Councilmember’s travel expenses

Minor skirmish over City Councilmember’s travel expenses

by Jack Mayne Normally the most boring part of a typical city council meeting is the routine approval of bills, but this week the amount spent by one Councilmember was criticized as spending too much for... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: SeaTac Council on Pot

The Cactus Speaks: SeaTac Council on Pot

[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]

Sound Transit hosting drop-in sessions on Federal Way light rail extension

Sound Transit hosting drop-in sessions on Federal Way light rail extension

Sound Transit will be hosting a series of neighborhood drop-in sessions through April 17 to give the public a chance to hear about alternatives for extending light rail service from SeaTac to Federal Way. The... [Read more]

SeaTac man arrested in Burien teen’s shooting death in White Center

SeaTac man arrested in Burien teen’s shooting death in White Center

Friday afternoon (March 21), King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives arrested an 18-year old SeaTac man in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year old Burien boy in White Center... [Read more]

This Week’s Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 4-BD Normandy Park Rambler

This Week’s Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 4-BD Normandy Park Rambler

STB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, March 23 – is a 2570-square foot, 4-bedroom Rambler in Normandy Park! With a large detached... [Read more]

O’Reilly Auto Parts to provide healthcare coverage to same-sex couples

O’Reilly Auto Parts to provide healthcare coverage to same-sex couples

by Jack Mayne O’Reilly Auto Parts has agreed to provide healthcare coverage to same-sex spouses of its employees in Washington and other states recognizing marriage equality, effective April 1 (read... [Read more]

City of SeaTac holding Recycling & Rain Barrel Event on Saturday, April 19

City of SeaTac holding Recycling & Rain Barrel Event on Saturday, April 19

The City of SeaTac will be holding a Recyling Collection Event on Saturday, April 19 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Tyee Educational Complex parking lot. In addition to recycling, there will also be a Rain... [Read more]

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]

Get healthcare and free tax preparation in SeaTac

Get healthcare and free tax preparation in SeaTac

Trained, IRS-Certified volunteers at Angle Lake Family Resource Center are offering free tax preparation to anyone making $51,000 or less. In addition to tax help, clients can enroll in healthcare and... [Read more]