PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Post-Thanksgiving chill coming!
Press "Play" button to hear live weather info. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Good morning and Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Only a single day after we enjoy our family's company and our turkey dinners, we'll face a bout of early winter weather. Very cold air will begin filling in on Friday, just as a rain event will be ending. This will result in a snow chance for Friday and Saturday. Accumulations will likely be light across the area, below 1 inch. Keep this in mind when traveling from your Thanksgiving gatherings! For the latest local weather, be sure to follow ...
Help former White Center Blog Writer Sarah Fox launch her ‘Downwind’ book
Local Historian and former White Center Blog Writer (now Author) Sarah Fox is asking for the public's help for her recently published book "Downwind: A People’s History of the Nuclear West." This book is the culmination of a 10-year research project, yet some of the most important work spreading the word about the book still remains. As a firsttime Author published through a university press, she received no advance and no institutional support for a book tour. Royalties are 1% (15% for ebooks), paid out once a year. All book events and travel expenses come out of Sarah’s personal funds, and ...
Police seeking help finding Burglar who hit same White Center business twice
The King County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying/finding this burglar, suspected of hitting the same White Center business twice in the last couple of weeks: Police say that he's taken cash, beer and cigarettes, and uses a rock to break the window. It's unknown if he's linked to other recent area burglaries. If you recognize this suspect, please call (206) 296-3311. Here are Tweets KCSO sent out: Do you recognize this burglar? He's hit the same #whitecenter business 2X in the past couple weeks. Call 206 296.3311 pic.twitter.com/iIKj7FYB4W — KingcosoPIO (@kingcosoPIO) November 24, 2014 He's taken cash, beer and cigarettes and uses a ...
Police arrest juvenile male for suspected burglary in White Center Friday
The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that a juvenile male – just 13-years old – was arrested on Friday, Nov. 14 for suspected commercial burglary in White Center. He was booked into the Youth Center for investigation of burglary and possession of stolen property. "It’s unknown if he has any connection to the other commercial burglaries in the White Center area," Sgt. DB Gates told The White Center Blog. Early next week the detective will send the case to the prosecutor’s office for potential filing of charges. Here are some relevant Tweets sent out by KCSO: 1 arrested for #whitecenter commercial burglary. Juv male ...
Police discover body, investigating possible homicide in nearby Top Hat area
Police on Thursday (Oct. 23) discovered a body in a wooded area behind some homes in the 10700 block of 6th Ave South in nearby Top Hat, and are investigating a suspected homicide. Detectives were looking into a possible missing person case when they found the body, police said. The victim's identity and gender are unknown at this time. Here are some relevant Tweets: Just arrived on scene near White Center where human remains were found #liveonkomo pic.twitter.com/FQzFZF6vAy— Kristen Drew (@KDrewKOMO) October 23, 2014 .@kiro7chopper over scene of White Center homicide WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/yQuZpX0Xdf pic.twitter.com/WfbJ7b0BiV— KIRO 7 (@KIRO7Seattle) October 23, 2014 Potential homicide in White Center, ...
Seattle Seahawks visit Cascade Middle School in White Center
It's not everyday that the defending Super Bowl champs Seattle Seahawks visit your school – including Russell Wilson and Doug Baldwin – but that's what happened Tuesday, Oct. 21 at Cascade Middle School in White Center. Students heard what middle school was like for the players, asked questions, and participated in Play60 games during break. Volunteers from United Way also renovated the school's student center. Cascade Middle School is located at 11212 10th Ave SW. Go Hawks! Here are photos from the day courtesy Highline Public Schools (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):
Julian Chivington named new White Center Storefront Deputy
Deputy Julian Chivington has been selected as the new storefront deputy for the White Center community. Chivington has been with the King County Sheriff’s Office since 2008, and his most recent assignment was with the bicycle unit of our Metro Transit Police unit. Earlier in his career he worked as a patrol deputy at our north precinct, primarily in the North Bend area. Prior to that, he worked as a patrol deputy assigned to our city of Shoreline contract. In addition to his duties as the White Center storefront deputy he is a member of our departments TAC 30 team. Deputy Chivington is looking ...
Salvation Army in White Center helps local needy kids get ready for school
Photos courtesy the Salvation Army of White Center. The Salvation Army in White Center last week helped local needy kids with their back-to-school shopping. Generously funded by Mrs. Jean Renny, each child received a gift card valued at $200, and was helped by a volunteer to select clothing for the new school year. This included: 80 low-income kids from the White Center area Major Raymond Erickson-King and Captain Jennifer Erickson-King, Salvation Army Officers in Charge of White Center programs The event took place on Thursday, Aug. 28 at JCPenney at Westfield Southcenter The kids chosen for the generous donation were selected by The Salvation Army, using State ...
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