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Genessa Faye of Seattle yells out, "Help me!" to responders to a mock airplane crash at SeaTac International Airport, Thursday.
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Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There- Panel presentation happens Monday
The Southwest Seattle Historical Society is presenting "Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There," a free panel presentation at Hotwire Coffeehouse on Monday July 14. The event will include Charles Royer, former Seattle mayor; Bob Royer, former Seattle deputy mayor; Tom Rasmussen, current Seattle City Council member and former ... (more)
Northwest Asian Weekly
BLOG: Amazing 40 hours in Hong Kong
From left, Mike Mediros of Delta, Cherry Lee of Hong Kong Trade & Development Council, Robert Bourrier of Delta, and Ranjan Goswami of Delta.
This is only a drill: Emergency crews simulate aircraft accident at Sea-Tac
Eight evacuation helicopters, more than 175 emergency vehicles and 300 victim volunteers are taking part today in a full-scale emergency exercise simulating an aircraft accident at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Waterland Blog
Large disaster drill to be held at Sea-Tac Airport on Thursday, July 10
If you happen to notice a lot of emergency-type activity at Sea-Tac Airport this Thursday, July 10, don't worry - it's just a very large drill being put on by the Port of Seattle.
The News Tribune
Traveling with weed still problematic
While it's now legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in Washington, don't count on getting a pass through Sea-Tac or any other Washington airport security if you're carrying it in your luggage or on your person.
The Waterland Blog
Meetings set for Stormwater Improvements for Miller-Walker Basin
Four public meetings about proposed Stormwater Improvement Projects for the Miller-Walker Creek Basin are set for July 22, Aug. 6, Oct. 27 and Nov. 4. Earlier this year, the Miller-Walker Basin Partners - Burien, Normandy Park, SeaTac, the Port of Seattle and King County - began a stormwater retrofit analysis to identify, evaluate and select ... (more)
Survey: Florida ports not seen as alternatives in the event of West Coast port strike
The Port of Seattle, above, is a possible alternative port in the event of a possible port strike on the West Coast.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
By court or by commission, airport workers poised to see their wages take off
Workers at Sea-Tac Airport will get a raise of some kind in 2015. It's just a matter of how much.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The SeaTac Blog
West coast's 'largest-ever' disaster drill to be held at Sea-Tac Airport July 10
On Thursday, July 10, the Port of Seattle will host what they're calling the "largest-ever" airport disaster drill to be delivered on the west coast.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Port of Seattle Improves on Quality Jobs Initiative with Better Wages, More
The Port of Seattle Commission voted on two components of the agency's Quality Jobs Initiative , a comprehensive compensation and workforce development program for jobs at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Port of Seattle Commission Introduces Wage, Compensation and More
The Port of Seattle Commission introduced two components of the agency's Quality Jobs Initiative.
Port of Seattle, Puget Sound Clean Air ScRAPS Program Starts
The Port of Seattle and the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency launched a new truck scrapping and replacement program.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Washington Supreme Court takes up minimum wage issue
State, federal and local law may all play a role in the Washington Supreme Court's decision on whether a new $15 minimum wage law in SeaTac applies to airport workers, if the questions asked by justices during oral arguments Thursday are any indication.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Charges: Seattle man grounded Southwest Airlines flight to ruin ex's Vegas vacation
A Seattle man grounded a Southwest Airlines flight by calling in a phony bomb threat to ruin his ex-girlfriend's vacation, King County prosecutors say.
Supreme Court to consider airport minimum wage
The Washington Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday on whether a voter-approved initiative to raise the minimum wage in SeaTac to $15 an hour should apply to workers at the airport.
Port of Seattle Welcomes Second New Air Cargo Service to Asia
The Port of Seattle is gaining another air freighter carrier to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, as Nippon Cargo Airlines began new seasonal Boeing 747-8 freighter service to Tokyo, Japan.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Port of Seattle proposes $15.50/hr 'minimum compensation'
Port of Seattle Commissioners unveiled a new minimum wage package, which they say will lift the minimum compensation package to $15.50 an hour by 2017.
The SeaTac Blog
FAA approves Sea-Tac Airport's Part 150 Noise Study
The Port of Seattle announced on Tuesday that the Federal Aviation Administration has approved Sea-Tac Airport's Part 150 Noise and Land Use Compatibility Study.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Billions at risk as West Coast port contract ends
In this Dec. 4, 2006 file photo, shows are unloaded from the APL Singapore vessel at the port of Los Angeles.