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SeaTac City Council hears citizen opposition to doubling airport traffic

SeaTac City Council hears citizen opposition to doubling airport traffic

by Jack Mayne The idea that the Port of Seattle wants to virtually double the number of landings and takeoffs at Sea-Tac International Airport – but without increasing the land size of the facility –... [Read more]

Concerned about airport growth? Opportunity to comment will be March 24

Concerned about airport growth? Opportunity to comment will be March 24

On Tuesday, March 24, the public will be allowed to comment on the long-term plan for airport growth that will increase take-offs and landings by more than 50 percent over the next 20 years. Forecasts... [Read more]

Up to $4,500 in rebates available through City Light’s ‘Community Power Works’

Up to $4,500 in rebates available through City Light’s ‘Community Power Works’

Have you heard the news? The Community Power Works program recently expanded to include all Seattle City Light customers in SeaTac, Burien, Tukwila, Shoreline, and Lake Forest Park. Upgrades like a new... [Read more]

FREE CERT Training begins April 16

FREE CERT Training begins April 16

When disaster calls – how will you respond? The City of SeaTac, Burien & Kent RFA are offering the FEMA-sponsored Community Emergency Response Team training at no charge, starting April 16, 2015. Following... [Read more]

Blood Drive is Monday, Feb. 16 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Blood Drive is Monday, Feb. 16 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Blood drive: Monday, February 16th 2015 PRINCE OF PEACE LUTHERAN 19030 8th Avenue S, SeaTac WA 98148 Fellowship Hall 12:30 pm to 6:30 pm (closed 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm) THIS IS A WALK-IN BLOOD DRIVE. ... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: It’s going to be a stormy weekend

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: It’s going to be a stormy weekend

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Good Weekend everyone! Mother nature sure must hate weekends, because we’re... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Last MD-11 stops at Sea-Tac en route to its final destination

SLIDESHOW: Last MD-11 stops at Sea-Tac en route to its final destination

The last existing McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 aircraft – owned by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines – landed at Sea-Tac Airport on the foggy morning of Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, then departed for its final flight... [Read more]

Disneyland Measles case traveled through Sea-Tac Airport

Disneyland Measles case traveled through Sea-Tac Airport

Public Health – Seattle & King County reported on Friday (Jan. 9) that a person with measles traveled to Sea-Tac Airport and visited several public areas in King and Snohomish counties while contagious. “Most... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: The big windstorm has arrived; watch & hear about it here!

WEATHER GEEK: The big windstorm has arrived; watch & hear about it here!

Press “Play” button to hear live weather info. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek UPDATED 7:00 PM: Hi everyone! This will be brief, I just got home and the winds are already starting... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: Record breaking high temps & potentially damaging windstorm!

WEATHER GEEK: Record breaking high temps & potentially damaging windstorm!

Press “Play” button to hear live weather info. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Not sure which is more impressive, tomorrow’s possible wind storm or today’s record high temperatures... [Read more]