Archive for May, 2017

UPDATE: Robbery at Super Saver Foods in White Center, 1 arrested

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 1 Comment »

ORIGINAL REPORT, 10:53 PM TUESDAY: If you're seeing/hearing a big King County Sheriff's Office response south of downtown White Center - we're hearing via the scanner that Super Saver Foods ... Read more..

Health, safety on the agenda for North Highline Unincorporated Area Council’s June 2017 meeting

Sunday, May 28th, 2017 Posted in Health, North Highline UAC, safety, White Center news | Comments Off on Health, safety on the agenda for North Highline Unincorporated Area Council’s June 2017 meeting

Thursday night, join your area's community council to talk and hear about health and safety. From the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council, the agenda for the June meeting, coming up ... Read more..

Opening night for Beer Star in downtown White Center

Friday, May 26th, 2017 Posted in Beverages, White Center news | Comments Off on Opening night for Beer Star in downtown White Center

A building with quite a past has just stepped into its future. It's opening night for Beer Star, on the southwest corner of SW 98th and 16th SW in downtown ... Read more..

REMINDER: Bring your questions and concerns to King County officials at June 7th service-area meeting

Friday, May 26th, 2017 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on REMINDER: Bring your questions and concerns to King County officials at June 7th service-area meeting

You got first word of it from the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council ... and now one more reminder from King County has just arrived in the inbox, with this ... Read more..

ROAD WORK ALERT: Major repaving project starts soon on Highway 509

Thursday, May 25th, 2017 Posted in Traffic, Transportation, White Center news | Comments Off on ROAD WORK ALERT: Major repaving project starts soon on Highway 509

If you use Highway 509 - you'll want to know about this. From WSDOT: Construction season is in full swing and in Burien, a project to repave northbound State Route 509 ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Charging documents say White Center murder victim shot ‘without provocation’

Friday, May 19th, 2017 Posted in Crime, White Center news | Comments Off on FOLLOWUP: Charging documents say White Center murder victim shot ‘without provocation’

When we published the King County Sheriff's Office request for help yesterday in finding murder suspect Billy D. Williams, we didn't have the documents detailing the charges against him. Now we ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Suspect identified in White Center murder

Thursday, May 18th, 2017 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on FOLLOWUP: Suspect identified in White Center murder

(Also posted on partner site West Seattle Blog) Can you help find a murder suspect? The King County Sheriff's Office has just identified a suspect in the May 7th murder of ... Read more..

Roxbury sidewalk project update: Due to start ‘late May’

Monday, May 15th, 2017 Posted in Transportation, White Center news | Comments Off on Roxbury sidewalk project update: Due to start ‘late May’

That's the mailer sent out by King County Road Services Division with an update on the upcoming sidewalk construction on the south side of SW Roxbury between 28th SW and ... Read more..

North Highline garage sales as part of West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day today!

Saturday, May 13th, 2017 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off on North Highline garage sales as part of West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day today!

Showers or shine, how about some bargain-hunting today? It's West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day - 13th year overall, 10th year we have coordinated it through our parent site West ... Read more..

GiveBIG 2017 list for White Center/West Seattle

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | Comments Off on GiveBIG 2017 list for White Center/West Seattle

The annual GiveBIG one-day mega-donation drive, coordinated by the Seattle Foundation, is under way! Again this year, we've put together a local list, with each organization name linked to its ... Read more..

ROAD WORK: Repaving work on SW 107th

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 Posted in safety, White Center news | Comments Off on ROAD WORK: Repaving work on SW 107th

Thanks to Gill for the photo - on Monday, he spotted that repaving project in progress on SW 107th between 22nd SW and 25th SW. He says a nearby resident ... Read more..

@ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council: Crime, shelter, county concerns, more…

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 4 Comments »

A few days before Sunday morning's White Center murder, crime concerns were in the forefront at the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council's May meeting. A King County Sheriff's Office gang expert ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Investigators asking for help in solving White Center murder

Monday, May 8th, 2017 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Update just in on the Sunday morning murder, from King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Cindi West: Detectives said a birthday party was being held at a bar in the 9800 ... Read more..

UPDATE: Deadly shooting in White Center

Sunday, May 7th, 2017 Posted in Crime, White Center news | Comments Off on UPDATE: Deadly shooting in White Center

6:49 AM: 16th SW is closed between 98th and 100th as King County Sheriff's Office deputies investigate a deadly shooting early today. Our crew says the Medical Examiner is there ... Read more..

House fire in North Highline, 1 hurt

Friday, May 5th, 2017 Posted in fire, North Highline Fire District, Shorewood, White Center news | 1 Comment »

(Adapted from original as-it-happened coverage on partner site West Seattle Blog - smoke was visible for miles around) Thanks to Colby for that photo, the first we received from a house ... Read more..

Man arrested after fighting with a deputy in White Center

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on Man arrested after fighting with a deputy in White Center

Got a text about a sizable response of deputies and medics this afternoon. Checked with King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Cindi West, who explained that it started around 3:15 ... Read more..