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Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Mount View Elementary teacher Jamie Ewing has been named a 2014 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) LearningMedia Digital Innovator. The fifth-grade teacher is the only Washington State educator among the... [Read more]

Recognize this guy? Police release sketch of White Center rape suspect

Recognize this guy? Police release sketch of White Center rape suspect

King County Sheriff’s detectives have released a sketch of a man that violently assaulted and raped a woman earlier this month. On Friday, March 7, just after midnight the victim was walking eastbound... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [Read more]

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

Friday afternoon (March 21), King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives arrested an 18-year old SeaTac man in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year old Burien boy in White Center... [Read more]

White Center Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be Saturday, April 26

White Center Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be Saturday, April 26

The 12th annual White Center Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be held on Saturday, April 26 from 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. on SW 98th Street between 15th and 16th Ave SW. There will be live cultural... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

King County Sheriff’s detectives are trying to locate a purse (same as the one pictured above) that was stolen from a woman who was attacked and sexually assaulted near White Center earlier this month. Just... [Read more]

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

by Jack Mayne O’Reilly Auto Parts – which runs four auto parts stores in South King County – is being investigated by the Washington State Attorney General’s Office to determine if the company... [Read more]

Checks presented to White Center & Highline Food Banks from Empty Bowls

Checks presented to White Center & Highline Food Banks from Empty Bowls

Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 12) two checks – for $8,160 each – were presented to both the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks from Organizers from the “Empty Bowls” fundraiser, held... [Read more]

VIDEO/TEXT: Here’s Dow Constantine’s ‘State of the County’ address

VIDEO/TEXT: Here’s Dow Constantine’s ‘State of the County’ address

For the first time ever, a King County Executive delivered the annual ‘State of the County’ address in one of the county’s unincorporated areas – in this case, at White Center Heights Elementary... [Read more]

Help a family whose White Center area home was destroyed by fire

Help a family whose White Center area home was destroyed by fire

Sunday morning (Jan. 26) around 7:15 a.m., Eileen Riddle was awakened by some loud popping noises in her home near White Center. As she left her bedroom to investigate, she found her garage engulfed in... [Read more]

Second Annual White Center 5K: Superhero Run will be Saturday, Mar. 22

Second Annual White Center 5K: Superhero Run will be Saturday, Mar. 22

The White Center Community Development Association (CDA) is partnering with the YES Foundation of White Center and the White Center Food Bank to host the second annual White Center 5K Walk & Run on... [Read more]