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The Highline Times
Bank robber caught in the act and arrested in SeaTac
The King County Sheriff's office said today that a bank robber was arrested after he entered a bank, displayed a gun and demanded money.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Seattle Residents Testify For, Against $15 Minimum Wage At Packed Hearing
Hundreds of people descended on Seattle's Town Hall last night for the first in a series of public hearings on the minimum wage.
A $15 minimum wage won't be anyone's silver bullet
I must admit that the campaign for a $15 Seattle minimum wage has so far reminded me a bit of the bumper sticker campaign for Tim Eyman's $30 car tabs initiative.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Greenwood murder suspect charged as an adult, memory walk for victim is Sunday
The King County Prosecutor today charged 17-year-old Byron Keith Alonzo White with first degree murder with a firearm enhancement in the death of David Peterson in Greenwood on Feb. 23. White was charged as an adult "under a state law that provides for automatic adult prosecution for 16 and 17-year-old juveniles who commit serious violent ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The SeaTac Blog
Free tax help from United Way available in SeaTac until April 15
The Angle Lake Family Resource Center and United Way of King County's Free Tax Campaign are partnering to offer free tax services to SeaTac residents until April 15. Anyone making under $52,000 a year can drop in and have their taxes prepared for them in their own language for no fee.
The News Tribune
Rally backing $15 hourly wage set for Tacoma
An organization, 15 Now, heavily backed by union locals, has set a rally for 2 p.m. Saturday at South 23rd Street and Union Avenue in Tacoma to raise awareness of its campaign to raise the state's minimum wage from $9.32 to $15 an hour.
Seahawks parade fans added more than 200k transit trips
It's no surprise that a half-million or so Seahawks football fans caused record crowds on Seattle transit lines Feb. 5 for the post-Super Bowl parade and stadium party.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Elementary School lockdown tops police blotter
Mountain View Elementary locked down after threats of castration According to the King County Sheriff's Department, Mountain View Elementary School in the north Highline area, went into lockdown on Feb. 20 after reports of a man wondering around the school making threats came in.
The Bothell Reporter
Native plant stewardship program open for volunteers
Be part of the solution by becoming a WNPS Native Plant Steward and join ongoing efforts to preserve and restore King County forests, riparian corridors, shoreline and wetlands.
From The Union Arsenal: How Unions Outspent Business 2 to 1 In SeaTac's Minimum Wage Battle
If you haven't heard, the city of SeaTac, Washington is jacking up its minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Greenwood murder suspect in custody
Seattle police say the 17-year-old suspect in the shooting death of a man in the Greenwood neighborhood has been taken into custody.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
New $30M transit garage in SeaTac will have more than 1,000 parking stalls
Sound Transit has hired a team to design and build a 1,050-stall parking garage and a plaza next to the Angle Lake light rail station at South 200th Street in the city of SeaTac.The city has zoned the station area for 10- to 12-story office and residential towers.
Seattle's Proposed Rideshare Compromise Appears To Satisfy No One
A Seattle City Council committee has voted to impose limits on rideshare companies Thursday night.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Another light-rail link on the rise
A light-rail construction worker in a lift rises toward the gantry , which is ready to lift a hollow, pre-cast segment of Sound Transit's elevated light-rail track corridor into position Wednesday.
The TukWil Blog
Seattle Southside opens new Visitor Center in Westfield Southcenter
On Wednesday, Feb. 26, Seattle Southside Visitor Services , the official tourism organization for the cities of Tukwila, SeaTac and Des Moines, opened a new Visitor Center in Westfield Southcenter, which will be able to assist and influence more travelers in the Seattle Southside region.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Bill would allow prostitution convictions to be vacated
"I didn't," she told members of the state Senate Law and Justice Committee at a hearing Monday on a bill that would vacate prostitution convictions for women who are trying to rebuild their lives.
The SeaTac Blog
Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament March 15
"Join the Matt Griffin YMCA on St. Patrick's Day weekend as we host our 2nd annual Lucky Shot 3-on-3 basketball tournament!" reads an announcement.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Assault suspect arrested tops police blotter
SeaTac Police arrest man trying to pick a fight with random people According to SeaTac Police, on the morning of Feb. 15, officers responded to reports of a man attempting to fight with would-be passengers at the King County Metro bus stop near the intersection of S. 176th St. and International Blvd. Deputies witnessed the suspect verbally ... (more)
Washington lawmakers attempt to take a stronger stance against human sex trafficking
One bill heard in committee Monday offers victims of sex trafficking additional legal protection, another expands the penalties for those guilty of sex trafficking.