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5 hrs ago | Bainbridge Island Review

Out to sea for Seafair | SLIDESHOW

Review staffer Luciano Marano shoved off onboard the amphibious assault ship USS Essex to cover the Seafair Parade of Ships Wednesday, July 30. The annual military display cruised through Puget Sound, passing by the downtown Seattle waterfront and Bainbridge Island.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, USS Essex (LHD-2), Prison, Transportation, US Military, US Navy

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The News Tribune

Port executive asking railroad for better service

The Port of Tacoma's CEO, John Wolfe, Wednesday was on a pilgrimage to BNSF Railway's Fort Worth headquarters with a critical mission to accomplish.

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Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Transportation

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Northwest Asian Weekly

John Okamoto announced as Human Services Department head

Okamoto is replacing interim HSD director Catherine Lester. From 2008-2012, Okamoto served as the Executive Director of the Washington Education Association.

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Related Topix: Transportation

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Latest coal terminal study: Impacts to Central Puget Sound mostly negative

A new study concludes that a proposed coal terminal at Cherry Point would bring modest benefits but also economic losses and declining property values to communities in the Central Puget Sound.

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Related Topix: Transportation

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ballard News-Tribune

Mayor Murray names new acting Human Services Department head

Mayor Ed Murray today announced John Okamoto as the new acting Director for the city's Human Services Department .

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Related Topix: Transportation, Non-Profit

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Times

Seattle port raises wages — short of $15

Hourly minimum wage for airfield support workers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will raise to $11.22 in January 2015, and $13 in January 2017, after a final vote by the Port of Seattle Commission on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Transportation, SeaTac, WA

The News Tribune

Sea-Tac benefits from Delta-Alaska competition

A war for market share between Sea-Tac Airport's two largest air carriers is generating new traffic for the airport as both airlines add new non-stop destinations from the airport.

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Related Topix: Transportation, SeaTac, WA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Highline Times

Stormwater Improvement Projects for the Miller-Walker Basin

Come learn more about how we're working to improve our local streams! Earlier this year, the Miller-Walker Basin Partners - Burien, Normandy Park, SeaTac, the Port of Seattle and King County - began a stormwater retrofit analysis to identify, evaluate and select stormwater projects to help clean up our local waterways and reduce flooding and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Burien, WA, Normandy Park, WA, SeaTac, WA, Transportation

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Alabama Live

Lightning on the beach in Today in Pictures

Genessa Faye of Seattle yells out, "Help me!" to responders to a mock airplane crash at SeaTac International Airport, Thursday.

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Related Topix: Transportation

The Highline Times

Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There- Panel presentation happens Monday

The Southwest Seattle Historical Society is presenting "Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There," a free panel presentation at Hotwire Coffeehouse on Monday July 14. The event will include Charles Royer, former Seattle mayor; Bob Royer, former Seattle deputy mayor; Tom Rasmussen, current Seattle City Council member and former ... (more)

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Related Topix: Transportation

Northwest Asian Weekly

BLOG: Amazing 40 hours in Hong Kong

From left, Mike Mediros of Delta, Cherry Lee of Hong Kong Trade & Development Council, Robert Bourrier of Delta, and Ranjan Goswami of Delta.

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Related Topix: Transportation, us Travel, Travel

Renton Reporter

This is only a drill: Emergency crews simulate aircraft accident at Sea-Tac

Eight evacuation helicopters, more than 175 emergency vehicles and 300 victim volunteers are taking part today in a full-scale emergency exercise simulating an aircraft accident at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

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Related Topix: Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Large disaster drill to be held at Sea-Tac Airport on Thursday, July 10

If you happen to notice a lot of emergency-type activity at Sea-Tac Airport this Thursday, July 10, don't worry - it's just a very large drill being put on by the Port of Seattle.

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Related Topix: Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Military, US Navy

The News Tribune

Traveling with weed still problematic

While it's now legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in Washington, don't count on getting a pass through Sea-Tac or any other Washington airport security if you're carrying it in your luggage or on your person.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Transportation, Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Waterland Blog

Meetings set for Stormwater Improvements for Miller-Walker Basin

Four public meetings about proposed Stormwater Improvement Projects for the Miller-Walker Creek Basin are set for July 22, Aug. 6, Oct. 27 and Nov. 4. Earlier this year, the Miller-Walker Basin Partners - Burien, Normandy Park, SeaTac, the Port of Seattle and King County - began a stormwater retrofit analysis to identify, evaluate and select ... (more)

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Related Topix: Normandy Park, WA, SeaTac, WA, Burien, WA, Transportation

Business Journal

Survey: Florida ports not seen as alternatives in the event of West Coast port strike

The Port of Seattle, above, is a possible alternative port in the event of a possible port strike on the West Coast.

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Related Topix: Transportation, New York

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Real Change

By court or by commission, airport workers poised to see their wages take off

Workers at Sea-Tac Airport will get a raise of some kind in 2015. It's just a matter of how much.

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Related Topix: SeaTac, WA, Transportation, Bothell, WA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The SeaTac Blog

West coast's 'largest-ever' disaster drill to be held at Sea-Tac Airport July 10

On Thursday, July 10, the Port of Seattle will host what they're calling the "largest-ever" airport disaster drill to be delivered on the west coast.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Air Accidents, Fire

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