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The Elephant in the Locker Room: Who’s Likely to Back up Marshawn This Season

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Who’s Likely to Back up Marshawn This Season

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Know-It-All Analysts Miss About Russell Wilson

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Know-It-All Analysts Miss About Russell Wilson

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools athletic programs receive $25,000 from Alaska Airlines

Highline Public Schools athletic programs receive $25,000 from Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines has announced a $25,000 gift to Highline Public Schools to support school athletic programs, including the much-needed replacement of athletic equipment. “We are deeply grateful for Alaska... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Jimmy Graham… Cracker Jack or the Next Harvin?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Jimmy Graham… Cracker Jack or the Next Harvin?

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Day the Seahawks Got Really Lucky

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Day the Seahawks Got Really Lucky

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Closer Look at the One That Got Away

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Closer Look at the One That Got Away

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What “Meet Russell Wilson” Is Coming to Mean

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What “Meet Russell Wilson” Is Coming to Mean

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Weekday Walk’ at Bootlegger’s Trail cancelled

UPDATE: ‘Weekday Walk’ at Bootlegger’s Trail cancelled

Pssst!  Roy sent me! He says the coast is clear to do a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on the Bootlegger’s Trail in Woodmont Beach on Wednesday, June 17 at 9 a.m…

‘Washington’s Strongest Apple’ will be at Des Moines Marina Saturday June 13

‘Washington’s Strongest Apple’ will be at Des Moines Marina Saturday June 13

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The always-entertaining and exciting “Washington’s Strongest Apple” competition will be at the Des Moines Marina on Saturday, Jun 13, starting at 10... [Read more]

Waterland ‘Fund Run 5K Challenge’ will be Saturday, July 18

Waterland ‘Fund Run 5K Challenge’ will be Saturday, July 18

Walkers UNITE – the Des Moines Activity Center is challenging the community to form walking teams for this year’s 5k FunD Run, to be held on Saturday, July 18, starting and finishing at Des Moines... [Read more]

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

Here’s episode #3 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

First pitch for new Highline Bears Semi-Pro Baseball will be Saturday May 30

First pitch for new Highline Bears Semi-Pro Baseball will be Saturday May 30

On Saturday, May 30 at 7 p.m., the Highline Bears will bring Semi-Pro baseball back to the Highline Community for the first time in over 30 years, when they take on the Snoqualmie Hurricanes at Steve... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier High School hosting one-day basketball camp Monday, June 15

Mt. Rainier High School hosting one-day basketball camp Monday, June 15

Mt. Rainier High School will be hosting a one-day basketball camp on Monday, June 15 for kids entering grades 7, 8 and 9. The camp is FREE if you bring at least one item of non-perishable food to donate... [Read more]

Celebrate South Sound Opening Activities at Des Moines Yacht Club May 9-10

Celebrate South Sound Opening Activities at Des Moines Yacht Club May 9-10

Celebrate South Sound Opening Activities at the Des Moines Yacht Club on May 9-10, with a weekend full of live music, boat building for the kids, food vendors, tours of local boats and lots of marine oriented... [Read more]

The REAL STORY of Waterland CrossFit, a new beginning & an APRIL SPECIAL!!

The REAL STORY of Waterland CrossFit, a new beginning & an APRIL SPECIAL!!

“We are a local, community gym dedicated to helping regular folks achieve better lives. Period. We are inclusive and respect the courage it takes to “begin” a new path. We laugh and work... [Read more]

Cove to Clover kicks off with Pub Crawl Friday night at Pit Stop in Burien

Cove to Clover kicks off with Pub Crawl Friday night at Pit Stop in Burien

The Cove to Clover Pub Crawl will be held this Friday, March 13, with registration running from 5 – 7 p.m. at Pit Stop Bottle Shop, located at 216 SW 153rd Street in Burien. Participants can go pub to... [Read more]

‘Shut Up Legs!’ & ‘Our Pain, Their Gain’ – Cove to Clover fundraiser is March 15

‘Shut Up Legs!’ & ‘Our Pain, Their Gain’ – Cove to Clover fundraiser is March 15

Washington State’s toughest St. Patrick’s Day Snake Themed 5K race – Cove to Clover – will be held Sunday, March 15. This is an excellent, grassroots tradition for our community to “suffer together... [Read more]

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover will be offering a Corporate Team Contest at this year’s event – set for Sunday, March 15 – with the Grand Prize being a Challenge Course Team Building Adventure (by Y.E.T.I.): High... [Read more]

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs from Feb. 16 & 17, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac. “Schools Out! Need plans for your child during the February Winter Break?... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Losing the Super Bowl on a Penalty

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Losing the Super Bowl on a Penalty

By Greg Wright This is a team that never quits, that never gives in. That epitomizes a never-say-die, take-no-prisoners approach to every minute in every game.  That’s what I wrote the day before... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: Crazed Seahawks fans turn Big Catch Plaza into ’12th Fan Plaza’

INTERN’S VIEW: Crazed Seahawks fans turn Big Catch Plaza into ’12th Fan Plaza’

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School “The crazies were out, and I was one of them!” said Sterling Paris, who took these lively photos of a rally for the Super... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Seahawk Playoff Opponents are Kearsed

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Seahawk Playoff Opponents are Kearsed

Expectations are high, and everyone’s paying attention… But every week it seems like there’s some key issue that’s getting glossed over. It’s the elephant in the locker room,... [Read more]