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POLL: Should SeaTac continue its Red Light Traffic camera program?

POLL: Should SeaTac continue its Red Light Traffic camera program?

There is some controversy brewing in SeaTac over Red Light Cameras, and we’d like to take our Readers collective pulse on this issue – please take a moment to vote in our Poll below: Do... [Read more]

Kids can learn Chess for FREE tonight, from 6-8pm at Seatac Community Center

Kids can learn Chess for FREE tonight, from 6-8pm at Seatac Community Center

The good folks at Seatac United FC are hosting a terrific free event where your children can learn to play chess. Young guests receive a “Chess Passport” when they arrive. Then, kids take their Chess... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Affordable 2-BD w/beach rights; 3-BD in Renton; 2-BD historic condo; 4-BD waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Affordable 2-BD w/beach rights; 3-BD in Renton; 2-BD historic condo; 4-BD waterfront

STB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four Open Houses this weekend: The first home – open this Saturday – is a great starter home in the Manhattan... [Read more]

SeaTac City Council considers new company to monitor red light violators

SeaTac City Council considers new company to monitor red light violators

By Jack Mayne Chief of Police Lisa Mulligan asked the SeaTac City Council to approve an agreement with American Traffic Solutions to replace Redflex in operating red light cameras during a three year... [Read more]

No tree cutting planned on private land near airport despite concerns, Port says

No tree cutting planned on private land near airport despite concerns, Port says

By Jack Mayne The Port of Seattle is starting the removal and replanting efforts for over-height trees next week only in two Port-owned locations south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and not... [Read more]

Port of Seattle opposes Trump travel ban in U.S. Supreme Court filing

Port of Seattle opposes Trump travel ban in U.S. Supreme Court filing

The Port of Seattle on Wednesday (Sept. 20) filed a “friend of the court” brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to agree with lower courts that have blocked enforcement of President Donald J. Trump’s... [Read more]

UPDATE: Damage estimates for SeaTac apartment fire is $755,000; 50 displaced

UPDATE: Damage estimates for SeaTac apartment fire is $755,000; 50 displaced

Damage estimates for last Friday’s fire at the Carriage House Apartments is $755,000, according to the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority. As we previously reported, the large blaze burned the complex... [Read more]

3-alarm fire at Carriage House Apartments in SeaTac

3-alarm fire at Carriage House Apartments in SeaTac

A 3-alarm fire burned the Carriage House Apartment complex at 3602 S. 180th Street in SeaTac Friday afternoon, Sept. 15. The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority said there were no injuries. (function(d,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: 3-BD in SeaTac & Mod Georgetown 2-BD

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: 3-BD in SeaTac & Mod Georgetown 2-BD

STB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding Open Houses this weekend: The first home – open on Saturday – is a great 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in... [Read more]

Council hears reasoning for approved group home; school resource pact passed

Council hears reasoning for approved group home; school resource pact passed

By Jack Mayne SeaTac resident Vicki Lockwood said she attended a meeting at the House of Mercy, a drug and alcohol recovery facility located near the YMCA and Highline schools, and “the more I heard,... [Read more]

Homeowner shoots, kills burglary suspect in SeaTac

Homeowner shoots, kills burglary suspect in SeaTac

Just after 11 a.m. on Thursday (Sept. 14), SeaTac Police received a call of a burglary at a residence in the 17600 block of 38th Ave S. (map below), along with shots being fired. When deputies arrived,... [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]

Community Meeting on Fire Station 47 relocation will be Wed., Sept. 20

Community Meeting on Fire Station 47 relocation will be Wed., Sept. 20

SeaTac and the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority will host a Community Meeting from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20 at Fire Station 47 located at 3215 S. 152nd Street (map below). The meeting... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: One of the finest waterfront homes in Normandy Park

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: One of the finest waterfront homes in Normandy Park

STB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding one Open House this weekend: The home – open both Saturday and Sunday – is one of the finest waterfront... [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]

Hydroplane racing returning to Angle Lake weekend of Sept. 9-10

Hydroplane racing returning to Angle Lake weekend of Sept. 9-10

Hydroplane racing will return to SeaTac’s Angle Lake the weekend of Sept. 9-10, as the second annual Frank Hanson Memorial Regatta will take place! From the Angle Lake Shore Club Blog: Interest... [Read more]

Phoenix airport noise case may provide roadmap for challenging FAA at Sea-Tac

Phoenix airport noise case may provide roadmap for challenging FAA at Sea-Tac

By Jack Mayne A federal appeals court decision released on Aug 29 threw out changes the Federal Aviation Administration made to its landing and takeoff routes over and involving Sky Harbor International... [Read more]

‘Touch-A-Truck’ will be at Valley Ridge Park on Saturday, Sept. 9

‘Touch-A-Truck’ will be at Valley Ridge Park on Saturday, Sept. 9

Come to the free ‘Touch-A-Truck’ on Saturday, Sept. 9 to see and touch vehicles that provide safety and services to the community. There will be vehicles from Fire, Police, Parks and Public... [Read more]

Candidate Forum for Port of Seattle Commissioners will be Wed., Sept. 13

Candidate Forum for Port of Seattle Commissioners will be Wed., Sept. 13

A Candidate Forum for Port of Seattle Commissioners will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. at Highline College. This forum will “focus on the quality of life and jobs in the airport... [Read more]

Ground broken for new International Arrivals Facility at Sea-Tac Airport

Ground broken for new International Arrivals Facility at Sea-Tac Airport

National and local leaders came to the Port of Seattle on Tuesday (Aug. 15) to celebrate the official groundbreaking for a new International Arrivals Facility (IAF) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport…