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PODCAST: Police seeking armed robbery suspect; boom truck goes boom…

PODCAST: Police seeking armed robbery suspect; boom truck goes boom…

Here’s episode #38 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

2-alarm fire hits White Center auto shop Saturday

2-alarm fire hits White Center auto shop Saturday

A 2-alarm fire hit an auto shop at 11060 1st Ave South in White Center (map below) on Saturday, Feb. 13, shortly after 1 p.m. No word yet on the cause. As we gather more information, we’ll update... [Read more]

White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser will be Saturday, March 26

White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser will be Saturday, March 26

Registration is open for the White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser, which will be held Saturday, March 26, starting at 9 a.m. at White Center Heights Park. The theme this year is SUPERHEROES – come... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help identifying White Center armed robbery suspect

Police seeking public’s help identifying White Center armed robbery suspect

The King County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to identify the person responsible for an armed robbery at a gas station on Roxbury Street in White Center on Tuesday, Feb. 2: The suspect is described... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Two cars smash into two different businesses in White Center

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Two cars smash into two different businesses in White Center

Two cars smashed into two different businesses in White Center; the first victim being Noble Barton (at 9635 16th Ave SW) which was struck around 2 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 21: …and the second... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

The Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that – thanks to generous donations from Sea-Tac Airport, Alaska Airlines, The Tin Room and others – there are more college scholarships available... [Read more]

Police find woman’s body in White Center home who had ‘been dead for weeks’

Police find woman’s body in White Center home who had ‘been dead for weeks’

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that around 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, they responded to a call of a welfare check at a residence in the 1800 block of SW 98th Street (map below), where... [Read more]

Key Bank in White Center robbed

Key Bank in White Center robbed

The Key Bank located at 9655 17th Ave SW in White Center (map below) was robbed late Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 6) just before 5 p.m., according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Sgt. Cindi West... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding this Fedora hat-wearing robbery suspect

Police seeking public’s help finding this Fedora hat-wearing robbery suspect

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: UPDATE WED, 12/30/15: King County Sheriff’s Detectives are still trying to identify the Fedora hat-wearing man pictured below, who police say robbed a convenience... [Read more]

Shootout in White Center ends in accident; passerby injured

Shootout in White Center ends in accident; passerby injured

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a “shootout” near SW Roxbury and 12th Ave SW resulted in an accident around 8:45 p.m. Friday night, Dec. 18. Police say that numerous... [Read more]

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers

A message from our Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest: On Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Normandy Park Tree Lighting ceremony, Tay Krull and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate... [Read more]