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WEATHER: Lowland snow possible for region early Tuesday morning

WEATHER: Lowland snow possible for region early Tuesday morning

The National Weather Service says that lowland snow is possible early Tuesday morning (Jan. 10) for southern parts of western Washington, which may affect the morning commute. Specific to our region,... [Read more]

JOB: Wholesale pet supply firm ‘In the Northwest’ seeking Admin

JOB: Wholesale pet supply firm ‘In the Northwest’ seeking Admin

Advertiser ‘In The Northwest’ has a great opportunity to start the new year – excellent schedule, location and room to grow make this a dream job for individuals with the right attitude and... [Read more]

Baseball Skills Camp will be at Mount Rainier High March 11

Baseball Skills Camp will be at Mount Rainier High March 11

Bob Odegard, Head Baseball Coach and staff will be hosting a Baseball Skills Camp for students entering grades 4-8 on Saturday, March 11, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Mount Rainier High School. The cost... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Have the 2016 Hawks Improved Enough to be Contenders?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Have the 2016 Hawks Improved Enough to be Contenders?

By Greg Wright I guarantee that there’s one thing that has not been talked about on any other news site this week. A review of my 2016 analysis of Seahawk vulnerabilities. So I guess I’ll do... [Read more]

JOB: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty seeking to hire Loan Officer

JOB: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty seeking to hire Loan Officer

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty is seeking to hire an experienced Loan Officer. For more info on this leading local realty company, visit http://www.burien.bhhsnwrealestate.com/ Berkshire... [Read more]

City of Des Moines holding Open House on ADA Transition Plan Feb. 8

City of Des Moines holding Open House on ADA Transition Plan Feb. 8

The City of Des Moines will be holding a public meeting to discuss a transition plan for the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Des Moines Activity... [Read more]

Highline Film Festival to show work of five students on Wednesday, Jan. 25

Highline Film Festival to show work of five students on Wednesday, Jan. 25

UPDATE: This post has been revised to reflect a new date – Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 – for the film festival screening: A tender film focused on family and backed by a simple soundtrack took top honors... [Read more]

Past the Popcorn: <i>Hidden Figures</i> is the Real Deal for Oscar Consideration

Past the Popcorn: Hidden Figures is the Real Deal for Oscar Consideration

by Jeff Walls As I pound away at this review, Academy members have already begun filling out their ballots for the Oscar nominations which are to be announced on January 24th.   As usual, the list of... [Read more]

HELP: Des Moines Area Food Bank needs a new commercial freezer

HELP: Des Moines Area Food Bank needs a new commercial freezer

The Des Moines Area Food Bank – which hands out over 110,000 pounds of food for the cities of Des Moines, most of Seatac, and the south hill of Kent, every year – is in need of a commercial freezer. “One... [Read more]

JOB: FITT Balance seeking Certified Fitness Instructors (Aquatic + Land)

JOB: FITT Balance seeking Certified Fitness Instructors (Aquatic + Land)

Enjoy the benefits of bringing the newest wave of aquatic fitness to the Pacific Northwest! FITT Balance is currently seeking Certified Fitness Instructors to implement Flow Motion aquatic fitness programs... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Germain Ifedi Vows to Have My Press Credentials Revoked

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Germain Ifedi Vows to Have My Press Credentials Revoked

Satire by Greg Wright Since the Super Bowl loss to the Patriots, my mantra for Seahawks fans has been, “We’ll be back. One yard at a time.” If so, I don’t think it will be this... [Read more]

FEEL GOOD FRIDAY: Rocket Ships.

FEEL GOOD FRIDAY: Rocket Ships.

by Dave Markwell 2016 sucked. Hard. It was without question the most challenging year of my life and maybe just simply the worst one I’ve ever had. I hope it dies in the dust of my history and not become... [Read more]

VIDEO: Police chase, search for burglary suspect; surveillance video released

VIDEO: Police chase, search for burglary suspect; surveillance video released

UPDATE FRIDAY, DEC. 30, 2016, 3 p.m.: At 11:30 a.m. Friday morning (Dec. 30, 2016), Des Moines Police Officers responded to a burglary in progress at a residence in the 25800 block of Marine View Drive... [Read more]

DAL Law Firm: How to get help to avoid foreclosure

DAL Law Firm: How to get help to avoid foreclosure

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: How to Get Help to Avoid Foreclosure If you or someone you know may be facing foreclosure, there are various options available to assist, one of which may be a loan modification.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Merry Beastquake 2.0 Christmas to You!

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Merry Beastquake 2.0 Christmas to You!

The following was originally published on Dec. 27, 2014. If it’s Christmas Eve and the Hawks are playing the Cardinals, what better moment can be recalled? By Greg Wright ‘Twas four days ‘fore... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Have you taken the #CassHolidayChallenge yet?

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Have you taken the #CassHolidayChallenge yet?

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 14-year old special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016 she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. by Cass Huff Hey B-Town... [Read more]

With mail & package theft on rise, Des Moines Police Department has some tips

With mail & package theft on rise, Des Moines Police Department has some tips

The Des Moines Police Department is reporting that they’ve seen a huge increase – 54 percent – in reported mail thefts in 2016 over 2015, and they’ve got some tips to help residents. “We... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce seeking nominations for biz awards

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce seeking nominations for biz awards

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced on Monday the return of their annual Business Awards and Recognition Luncheon, and that nominations are now open. “Now is the time to thank... [Read more]