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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open House: New 5-BD in North Hill of Des Moines!

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open House: New 5-BD in North Hill of Des Moines!

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY and SUNDAY – is new, modern style, 5-bedroom home in the desirable North... [Read more]

‘Jumping for Joy’ – Highline School Bond passing with over 65% approval

‘Jumping for Joy’ – Highline School Bond passing with over 65% approval

It appears the Highline School Bond measure will pass, with early results showing over 65 percent voting in favor of rebuilding and renovating schools. “We are grateful to Highline voters for supporting... [Read more]

Fire hits Absolute German Auto Wrecking Wednesday afternoon

Fire hits Absolute German Auto Wrecking Wednesday afternoon

On Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 9), a fire broke out at Absolute German Auto Wrecking, located at 9510 14th Ave South in the Boulevard Park/South Park area just north of Burien city limits. A large plume... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS 2: Highline School Bond will pass with 65.12% approval

ELECTION RESULTS 2: Highline School Bond will pass with 65.12% approval

On Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 9), King County Elections released the second round of results for Tuesday’s General Election. With 31,783 ballots now counted, it looks like the Highline School Bond... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS: School Bond, Sound Transit measures passing

ELECTION RESULTS: School Bond, Sound Transit measures passing

Washington State Patrol Troopers and King County Elections staff manned the Ballot Box near City Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 8. King County Elections posted the first round of results for Tuesday, Nov. 8’s... [Read more]

Police activity, including helicopter, due to domestic violence call Monday night

Police activity, including helicopter, due to domestic violence call Monday night

If you saw – and heard – police activity in White Center Monday night (Nov.7), the King County Sheriff’s Office says it was in response to a domestic violence call. The activity seemed centered... [Read more]

PODCAST: Hate crime; pepper spraying at Highline High; Jack Mayne & more

PODCAST: Hate crime; pepper spraying at Highline High; Jack Mayne & more

Here’s episode #75 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]

Volunteers needed for Shorewood Park Work Party this Saturday, Nov. 5

Volunteers needed for Shorewood Park Work Party this Saturday, Nov. 5

Please join Shorewood neighbors this Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 at our own Shorewood Park for a Work Party starting at 10 a.m. The park entrance is on 28th Ave SW, just down the street from Shorewood Elementary... [Read more]

VIDEO: Gov. Inslee shares childhood White Center story at fundraiser

VIDEO: Gov. Inslee shares childhood White Center story at fundraiser

Event hosts John White and Shelli Park, along with Gov. Jay Inslee. Gov. Jay Inslee held a last-minute fundraiser event at the historic Forest Ledge mansion in Seahurst Wednesday night, Nov. 2. “$23,000... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools graduation rates rise for third consecutive year

Highline Public Schools graduation rates rise for third consecutive year

Highline Public Schools announced Wednesday (Nov. 2) that its graduation rate has risen for the third year in a row, to nearly 75 percent for the Class of 2016. The official graduation rate of 74.8 percent... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s Deputy hits pedestrian in crosswalk Monday

King County Sheriff’s Deputy hits pedestrian in crosswalk Monday

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that Monday (Oct. 31) at around 5:30 p.m., a deputy struck a pedestrian in a crosswalk in White Center. The deputy was driving a dark, unmarked SUV northbound... [Read more]