Tagged with 'fire'

PODCAST: Fire displaces 44; man attacked, beaten; Jack Mayne Commentary & more…

PODCAST: Fire displaces 44; man attacked, beaten; Jack Mayne Commentary & more…

Here’s episode #40 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

2-alarm fire hits White Center auto shop

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]

House fire in 10800 block of 8th Ave S. in Boulevard Park Thursday afternoon

House fire in 10800 block of 8th Ave S. in Boulevard Park Thursday afternoon

The fire broke out in a home in the 10800 block of 8th Ave South, just east of SR 509 in Boulevard Park.   A fire in the 10800 block of 8th Ave South Thursday afternoon (April 16) in the Boulevard... [Read more]

Firefighters will burn house at 10635 4th Ave SW on Thursday

Firefighters will burn house at 10635 4th Ave SW on Thursday

On Thursday, March 19, the South King County Fire Training Consortium will be conducting live fire training at a house located 10635 4th Ave SW in unincorporated White Center between the hours of 7 a.m.... [Read more]

Two-alarm fire hits apartment building in White Center

Two-alarm fire hits apartment building in White Center

A two-alarm fire struck an apartment building at 10746 16 Ave SW in White Center Sunday morning, forcing many residents out into the cold. Here’s a photo from the scene courtesy KIRO’s Maria... [Read more]

REMINDER: Fundraiser for Burien Fire Victims is Saturday Night

REMINDER: Fundraiser for Burien Fire Victims is Saturday Night

REMINDER: Our sister site The B-Town Blog, in association with Surgz Promotions, is sponsoring “Up from the Ashes,” a fundraiser for victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire, this Saturday... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ Burien Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Feb. 16

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ Burien Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Feb. 16

Our sister site The B-Town Blog, in association with Surgz Promotions, will be sponsoring “Up from the Ashes,” a fundraiser for victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire, on Saturday night,... [Read more]

Stage 1 Burn Ban Re-Issued for King County

Stage 1 Burn Ban Re-Issued for King County

Due to continuing cold weather and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has re-issued a Stage 1 burn ban for King County, effective at 4 p.m. today – Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. A Stage... [Read more]

Saturday Afternoon House Fire in White Center Claims Life of Woman

Saturday Afternoon House Fire in White Center Claims Life of Woman

A house fire in the 9800 block of 28th Ave SW (map below) on Saturday claimed the life of a woman in her 70s, according to reports. Firefighters from Seattle and Burien responded to reports of smoke coming... [Read more]

An Eyewitness Account of Wednesday’s Office Building Fire in White Center

An Eyewitness Account of Wednesday’s Office Building Fire in White Center

Eduardo Brambila of MAGO Design stands in front of his office as firefighters work on a small fire in his building. A fire broke out in an office building at 10038 16th SW in White Center Wednesday morning,... [Read more]

HELP NEEDED: Here’s How YOU Can Help Lighthouse Apartment Fire Victims

HELP NEEDED: Here’s How YOU Can Help Lighthouse Apartment Fire Victims

Photo courtesy Union Gospel Mission. On Sunday, July 24th, the Union Gospel Mission’s Lighthouse Apartment building, located at 9820 Des Moines Memorial Way, burned down in a huge three-alarm fire,... [Read more]