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JOB: Robbins & Co. looking to hire Office Assistant for Burien office

JOB: Robbins & Co. looking to hire Office Assistant for Burien office

Robbins & Co. is looking to hire an Office Assistant at their Burien office: Compensation: Starting at $16-$18 DOE Employment type: full-time Office assistant needed for small family-owned construction... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for upcoming restoration events in Tukwila

Volunteers needed for upcoming restoration events in Tukwila

Volunteers are needed for some upcoming restoration events in Tukwila: Save the Salmon and Help Restore the Duwamish Shoreline – February 12, 2016 – 1:00pm – 4:00pm – 12770 Gateway Drive,... [Read more]

Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

The Tukwila School District announced Wednesday, Jan. 13, that a bomb threat made against Showalter Middle School has promoted police to respond. The threat – made on Facebook – caused police to bring... [Read more]

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

Highline Public Schools will be holding a Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at the Highline Central Office at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien (near Azteca). “Make a difference... [Read more]

Impaired driver strikes, kills pedestrian on Military Road Monday night

Impaired driver strikes, kills pedestrian on Military Road Monday night

An impaired drive struck and killed a pedestrian in the 15000 block of Military Road in Tukwila Monday night, Dec. 28, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. The tragic accident occurred... [Read more]

REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert is Saturday & Sunday

REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert is Saturday & Sunday

REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert will be held this weekend – on Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13 – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. There will be 7 ensembles, 190... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Jeff Bezos unveils recovered Apollo rocket engines at Museum of Flight

PHOTOS: Jeff Bezos unveils recovered Apollo rocket engines at Museum of Flight

Story & Photos by Elston Hill In 2013, billionaire Jeff Bezos underwrote a private — and secret — expedition to find and recover the Apollo rocket engines that launched astronauts Neil Armstrong,... [Read more]

Dena Guttridge is the new Pres./CEO for SW King County Chamber of Commerce

Dena Guttridge is the new Pres./CEO for SW King County Chamber of Commerce

Dena Guttridge is the new President/CEO of the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce, where she replaces Carol Kolson, who will be exiting and relocating with her family to another state. The Board... [Read more]

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

Here’s episode #27 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]

ELECTION RESULTS: Early returns show Ekberg winning Mayor’s race

ELECTION RESULTS: Early returns show Ekberg winning Mayor’s race

With 19.38% of votes tallied, the first returns of Tuesday’s General Election show that Allen Ekberg is winning the Mayor’s race, while Kate Kruller is cruising to victory for Council Position... [Read more]