Archive for January, 2020

DUI suspected in car-goes-perpendicular North Highline crash

Sunday, January 19th, 2020 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | No Comments »

(King County Sheriff's Office photo) The King County Sheriff's Office suspects "alcohol (was) a factor" in this crash in unincorporated North Highline today. It happened in the 10400 block of 8th ... Read more..

SURVEY FOR YOU: Help grow King County’s Forest Plan

Saturday, January 18th, 2020 Posted in Environment, King County, White Center news | No Comments »

King County is working on a 30-year Forest Plan, and wants to know your thoughts, especially here in an urban unincorporated area, so they asked us to publish a request ... Read more..

Lumber Yard Bar to be part of ‘Bush Bash’ benefit for fires in Australia

Thursday, January 16th, 2020 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | No Comments »

Just announced, a benefit for Australia's bushfire victims, with White Center's Lumber Yard Bar participating: SEATTLE LGBTQ+ BARS CELEBRATE AUSTRALIA DAY WITH MAJOR DONATIONS TO BUSH FIRE RELIEF AND NIGHT OF ... Read more..

LEGISLATURE: 34th District Sen. Joe Nguyen’s emissions bill passes

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 Posted in Environment, Politics, White Center news | 3 Comments »

News release from Olympia: The Washington State Senate voted today to provide a more direct pathway for zero emissions vehicle (ZEV) production in the state. Sponsored by Sen. Joe Nguyen (D-White Center), ... Read more..

SCHOOLS: Tuesday morning White Center info

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 Posted in Schools, Snow, White Center news | No Comments »

The snow moved further south this time. So we have: (updated 7:48 am) HIGHLINE PUBLIC SCHOOLS: Now *closed* today HOLY FAMILY: 2-hour delay In Burien: (updated 7 am) KENNEDY CATHOLIC HS: Now *closed* today Got ... Read more..

SCHOOLS: Monday morning White Center info

Monday, January 13th, 2020 Posted in Schools, White Center news | No Comments »

The expected snow had uneven effects on our region, to say the least. But just in case you're wondering: *Highline Public Schools, opening on time, no changes *Holy Family Bilingual Catholic School, ... Read more..

WEATHER ALERT: Winter Storm Watch for Sunday pm

Saturday, January 11th, 2020 Posted in Weather, White Center news | No Comments »

The National Weather Service now has our area under a Winter Storm Watch starting at 4 pm Sunday. The topline: "Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of a trace to ... Read more..

THURSDAY: Enjoy baked potatoes and tacos to help New Start High School students

Saturday, January 11th, 2020 Posted in How to Help, Schools, White Center news | 1 Comment »

As noted in our coverage of last month's North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting, a popular fundraiser is coming up this week - baked potatoes and tacos for New Start ... Read more..

Spend your MLK Day of Service at Dick Thurnau Park!

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 Posted in How to Help, Parks, White Center news | No Comments »

(Photo by Marie Tweedy) Monday, January 20th, you doing anything? Right here in White Center, you can do a good deed at a local park! Here's the announcement: Come celebrate MLK Day ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Southside Pizza robbery suspect charged

Monday, January 6th, 2020 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 3 Comments »

The 27-year-old man arrested in connection with last week's Southside Pizza robbery, Vernon L. Jackson Jr., is now charged. We've obtained the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office court documents charging ... Read more..

PHOTOS: Greater Seattle Pigeon Racing Club’s 2020 show in White Center

Saturday, January 4th, 2020 Posted in Pets, White Center news | No Comments »

(WCN photos) Pigeons - and their people - took over the White Center Eagles' HQ for much of today. The occasion: The Greater Seattle Pigeon Racing Club's winter show. Honors awaited: But ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Southside Pizza robbery suspect arrested

Friday, January 3rd, 2020 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 4 Comments »

1:15 pm: We first reported here Monday night about a robbery at Southside Pizza in downtown White Center. KCSO now says it knows who the robber is and is searching ... Read more..

SATURDAY: Pigeons @ Eagles

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 Posted in White Center Eagles, White Center news | No Comments »

Just got this announcement today - public's welcome: Read more..

REMINDER: No NHUAC meeting this month

Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 1 Comment »

The first Thursday of the month usually brings the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council's meeting, but not this month - too close to the holiday. So, as noted in our ... Read more..