Resident starts petition to ‘impose emergency ban on consumer fireworks’

Resident starts petition to ‘impose emergency ban on consumer fireworks’

A petition – targeted at the King County Fire Marshal and Executive Dow Constantine – has been started to “impose an emergency ban on the sale and use of consumer fireworks for this Independence... [Read more]


PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

Here’s episode #7 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]


Police search for suspect in stolen car case near White Center Thursday afternoon

Police search for suspect in stolen car case near White Center Thursday afternoon

If you saw major police activity around S. 100th and 2nd Ave S. in the Boulevard Park/Top Hat area Thursday afternoon (June 11), the King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that they were searching... [Read more]


PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

Here’s episode #5 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]


Cannabis on agenda at NHUAC meeting tonight at 7 p.m.

Cannabis on agenda at NHUAC meeting tonight at 7 p.m.

James Paribello and Frank O’Dell from the State Liquor Control & Cannabis Board will be speaking this evening – Thursday, June 4 – at the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting.... [Read more]


PODCAST: Police shoot teen in SeaTac; new shuttle service in Burien & more…

PODCAST: Police shoot teen in SeaTac; new shuttle service in Burien & more…

Here’s episode #4 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]


PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

Here’s episode #3 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]


PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, domestic violence crime & more…

PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, domestic violence crime & more…

Here’s episode #2 of our new SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]


SoKing News May 8, 2015 – SeaTac park cleanup & more

SoKing News May 8, 2015 – SeaTac park cleanup & more

The premiere episode of SoKing News’ first-ever Newscast on May 8, 2015: Our latest Podcast!  Read More →


Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting will be Thursday

Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting will be Thursday

The next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting will be this Thursday night, May 7, starting at 7 p.m. at the North Highline Fire Station (1243 SW 112th Street). On the agenda for this meeting... [Read more]


Highline Public Schools warns parents of possible student stalker in Burien

Highline Public Schools warns parents of possible student stalker in Burien

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: Highline Public Schools made an automated phone call on Tuesday afternoon, April 14, warning parents at local schools of a possible stalking case that happened Monday morning... [Read more]


Evergreen campus to host Multiagency Law Enforcement Training Friday

Evergreen campus to host Multiagency Law Enforcement Training Friday

If you see a lot of police activity at/near the Evergreen campus in White Center Friday, here’s what’s going on: As part of Highline Public Schools ongoing commitment to safety, Evergreen Campus... [Read more]


UPDATE 2: Victim hit by suspected DUI driver Thursday in critical condition

UPDATE 2: Victim hit by suspected DUI driver Thursday in critical condition

UPDATE 2 FRIDAY APRIL 3, 2015: Sgt. BJ Myers of the King County Sheriff’s Office just emailed us this update retraction: “The victim in last night’s White Center car vs pedestrian collision... [Read more]


King County Sheriff’s Office seeking public’s help finding burglary suspects

King County Sheriff’s Office seeking public’s help finding burglary suspects

The King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying these two men, suspected of several burglaries in Boulevard Park: Police say they stole over $10,000, and are asking... [Read more]


Recreational Pot on agenda for next NHUAC meeting, set for Thursday, April 2

Recreational Pot on agenda for next NHUAC meeting, set for Thursday, April 2

The next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting will be held on Thursday, April 2, with a focus on recreational pot. This will be “an important community discussion regarding zoning for... [Read more]


Car flips after police pursuit in White Center

Car flips after police pursuit in White Center

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that Sunday night (March 8), after responding to a collision in White Center’s Greenbridge neighborhood, they began a pursuit that lead to SW... [Read more]


Family trying to raise $6,000 for Jason Moore, a crime victim in Boulevard Park

Family trying to raise $6,000 for Jason Moore, a crime victim in Boulevard Park

A Boulevard Park man named Jason Moore survived the murder of his Dad in 2005, then became a quadriplegic five years later. “My husband is a survivor, a survivor who has had to endure more tragedy... [Read more]


Suspect on motorcycle crashes, dies after eluding police Thursday night

Suspect on motorcycle crashes, dies after eluding police Thursday night

A suspect on a motorcycle attempting to elude police crashed into the back of a truck and died Thursday evening (March 5) near Boulevard Park, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Police... [Read more]


Highline Schools Elementary Teacher charged with raping 14-year old boy

Highline Schools Elementary Teacher charged with raping 14-year old boy

Darcy Smith, center, when she was named “Teacher of the Year” in 2012. Also pictured is Deputy Superintendent Carla Jackson, left, and Interim Superintendent Alan Spicciati, right. Photo courtesy... [Read more]


Man who killed Mom (& White Center Blogger) Margaret Ryan pleads ‘Guilty’

Man who killed Mom (& White Center Blogger) Margaret Ryan pleads ‘Guilty’

Margaret Ryan Brodie Lamb, 44, plead ‘Guilty’ to second-degree murder on Friday (Jan. 23), for the stabbing death of his mother Margaret Ryan – who worked for The White Center Blog as a... [Read more]