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The Elephant in the Locker Room: Thank Your Lucky Stars It’s Carroll and Wilson

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Thank Your Lucky Stars It’s Carroll and 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]

JOB: Des Moines Pool Metropolitan Park District hiring District General Manager

JOB: Des Moines Pool Metropolitan Park District hiring District General Manager

The Des Moines Pool Metropolitan Park District is seeking to hire a motivated, charismatic, innovative recreation and parks professional to become their District General Manager. The Des Moines Pool Metropolitan... [Read more]

Basketball Star Lenny Wilkens to share his story at Wesley Homes Oct. 13

Basketball Star Lenny Wilkens to share his story at Wesley Homes Oct. 13

National Basketball Association Hall of Famer and All-Star MVP Lenny Wilkens will talk about his family, foundation and award-winning career at Advertiser Wesley Homes on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. Wilkens... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Just How Offensive is the Seahawk Offense?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Just How Offensive is the Seahawk Offense?

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 Athletes will go PINK Friday to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Highline Athletes will go PINK Friday to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Highline Public Schools announced Monday (Sept. 28) that all its football teams will be “getting their PINK on” to support the American Cancer Society and Breast Cancer Awareness Month during... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: No, the Scheme Doesn’t Call for Offsides

The Elephant in the Locker Room: No, the Scheme Doesn’t Call for Offsides

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 Have You Won For Me Lately?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Have You Won For Me Lately?

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 Christine Michael Trade Revisited

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Christine Michael Trade Revisited

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: 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]