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SeaTac City Council Retreat will be Friday, Feb. 5 at City Hall

SeaTac City Council Retreat will be Friday, Feb. 5 at City Hall

The SeaTac City Council Retreat will be held from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5 at City Hall. This is an open and public meeting. City Hall is located at 4800 South 188th Street. WHEN: Friday, Feb.... [Read more]

LETTER: New SeaTac Mayor shares his thoughts on new Interim City Manager

LETTER: New SeaTac Mayor shares his thoughts on new Interim City Manager

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by new SeaTac Mayor Rick Forschler. This is only his opinion, and does not represent the City itself, nor the other City Councilmembers. It... [Read more]

Jury rules City of SeaTac must pay $10 million over property case; City will appeal

Jury rules City of SeaTac must pay $10 million over property case; City will appeal

by Jack Mayne A King County Superior Court jury has ruled that the City of SeaTac must pay nearly $10 million to developer Gerald S. Kingen for stalling and attempting to take over property near the Tukwila... [Read more]

VIDEO PODCAST: Major drug bust disrupts quiet neighborhood, more

VIDEO PODCAST: Major drug bust disrupts quiet neighborhood, more

Here’s episode #35 – this week as a video – of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: This better not be Déjà vu all over again

The Cactus Speaks: This better not be Déjà vu all over again

[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]

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

STB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest will be holding TWO Open Houses this weekend – from Noon – 3 p.m. this SUNDAY, Jan. 24! Here’s the first home: Enjoy amazing Puget... [Read more]

SeaTac Council approves hiring of James Donald Payne as interim city manager

SeaTac Council approves hiring of James Donald Payne as interim city manager

James “Donny” Payne, from his 2013 King County Elections profile. by Jack Mayne In a long and sometimes convoluted meeting Tuesday night, the Sea City Council approved by a 4-3 vote a Des... [Read more]

SeaTac Council sets special meeting to search for new acting city manager, restores public meetings

SeaTac Council sets special meeting to search for new acting city manager, restores public meetings

by Jack Mayne At Tuesday night’s meeting, the newly-reconstituted SeaTac City Council decided to have a special meeting next week to find and maybe hire a professional interim city manager, and... [Read more]

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

by Jack Mayne The Washington Public Disclosure Commission rejected a complaint by Donald F. Wasson of Des Moines that the Highline Public School District violated state law when it sent out a brochure... [Read more]

SeaTac Officer awarded King County Sheriff’s Office ‘Deputy of the Year’

SeaTac Officer awarded King County Sheriff’s Office ‘Deputy of the Year’

In November, SeaTac Master Police Officer Ed Hall (pictured above) was voted by his peers to be the SeaTac Police ‘Officer of the Year’ for 2015. A 21-year veteran of the King County Sheriff’s... [Read more]