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  1. LETTER: Reader responds to Jack Mayne's Commentary on legal pot storesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The White Center Blog

    It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The White Center Blog nor its staff: ] NOTE: The following Letter is in response to our "The Mayne Problem" audio commentary by Jack Mayne on pot stores in south King County : I believe that marijuana should be legal for adults, well regulated and widely available. Unfortunately, the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board has called the fairness of its regulation into question by the remarkable difference in the concentration of pot stores it will allow in neighboring communities in the south end.

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  2. Big crowd attends new library opening in White CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Highline Times

    Nearly 500 rain-soaked visitors were eager to get inside the new White Center Library Saturday morning, May 21 as emcee Gary Wasdin welcomed them. Attending the event were Rob Spitzer, KCLS trustee, Susan Enfield, Highline School District Superindendent, State Representative Joe Fitzgibbon, building architect Nick McDaniel and June McKivor, White Center Library Guild president.

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  3. PHOTOS: Police search for 'felony suspect' near Lakewood Park Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | The White Center Blog

    Deputies from the King County Sheriff's Office, including Burien Police and K-9, spent several hours Friday night searching the Lakewood Park area for what a law enforcement source described only as a "felony suspect." The incident appears to have started at a vacant house located on the southeast corner of 1st Ave SW & SW 108th Street in White Center .

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  4. Four Seamount League teams bow out in two gamesRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | West Seattle Herald

    ... being eliminated by Shelton, 15-5. Three area teams played in the Class 2A tournament at Sprinker. Evergreen of White Center took an 18-0 loss to Sequim in its opener before falling to North Kitsap, 10-0. Highline, meanwhile, opened with an 18-0 ...

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  5. 17-year-old shot in chest in White CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | HeraldNet

    A 17-year-old boy is recovering after he was shot in the chest outside a White Center mini-mart. KIRO-FM reports that King County sheriff's deputies were called to the scene early Thursday and found the teen lying unconscious in the parking lot of a Rainbow Mart.

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  6. New pot stores on hold to get 'better understanding' of effects on residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The White Center Blog

    King County has suspended issuing of permits for retail pot stores in unincorporated areas of the county until officials get a better fix on the effects of such stores on area residents. Several applications for new stores in the unincorporated areas of the North Highline White Center are on hold, says County Council President Joe McDermott, who represents the northern parts of Burien, SeaTac and Tukwila, along with the North Highline and White Center unincorporated areas.

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  7. Bok a Bok, serving crunchy Korean fried chicken will open June 1 in White CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Highline Times

    Promising the "Crunchiest Korean fried chicken you've ever tasted," chef Brian O'Connor and partners including Jael DeLeonardis will open Bok a Bok on June 1 in White Center at 1521 SW 98th Street Suite D. The original plan was to also open a noodle bar called Same Same, ideally in the suite next door, but he's chosen to put that off for now due to a non-compete with the restaurant on the corner. Instead for now that space will become an exercise facility.

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  8. Fundraiser 5K run/walk will benefit Evergreen Athletics on Saturday, June 11Read the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | The White Center Blog

    ... ligible for the group rate. Evergreen Campus Bookkeeper's Office Mon-Fri 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 830 SW 116th Ave White Center, WA 98146 Tell us what you're thinking... and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar !

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  9. Carjacking suspect arrested after pursuit A carjacking suspect was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... the road. The woman was treated but didn't have any physical injuries. Authorities chased the vehicle through White Center and then down to Burien, where the stolen vehicle collided with a Tahoe at 136th and 4th Avenue Southwest. The carjacking ...

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  10. Police Blotter week of 5-16-16Read the original story

    Monday May 16 | West Seattle Herald

    ... responded to several calls about two men fighting in front of a bus stop in the 9900 block of 15th Ave SW in White Center on Monday afternoon. "From the time we dispatched to the time sergeants got there, it was about a minute," Houck said. "It ...

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  11. Federal Way baker charged in workers' comp scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... Washington State Department of Labor and Industries. Cuevas was working as a baker and cashier at a cafe in the White Center neighborhood of Seattle when it was robbed in November 2010. While running from the robber, she hit a wall and injured her ...

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  12. PODCAST: Man with knife shot by police; Jack Mayne on airport noise, moreaRead the original story

    Friday May 13 | The SeaTac Blog

    Here's episode #51 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab's Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, and the Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation: Weekly News Recap for May 13-15, 2016: Man with knife shot by police in White Center; teens arrested for fatal shooting of 41-year old Des Moines man; new Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station opens; Jack Mayne on increasing Sea-Tac Airport noise; 'The Final Take' & morea To share this Podcast, press the Menu button above and elect 'Share'; you can also subscribe, hear previous episodes and rate us on iTunes here !

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  13. A Teacher and Former Seattle University Student Responds to the Student OccupationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Stranger

    ... taken from you. I spend every day of my life working for underserved and underrepresented youth residing in the White Center community of unincorporated Seattle. I see the consequences of white privilege, racism, sexism, and marginalization each and ...

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  14. Highline Bears will open 2016 season at Steve Cox Memorial Field on Sat., May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | The White Center Blog

    ... nalist Isabel will once again serve as the official Photographer for the Bears, so be sure to stay tuned to The White Center and B-Town Blogs for her continuing, excellent photos and stories.

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  15. Um, Budweiser Is Changing Its Name to 'America' This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Stranger

    ... transcribed: Where? It was actually a Bud Light. Does that count? There's a bowling alley we like to go to in White Center, Roxbury Lanes, and Bud Light is their only pitcher option. It was like drinking beer soda. I'd never had it before. It was ...

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  16. Police shoot knife-wielding man in White Center Monday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Waterland Blog

    The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that an officer-involved shooting took place at SW 100th Street and 15th Ave SW in White Center Monday afternoon, May 9. Police say that just after 5:15 p.m. they received reports of what a 911 caller described as two males having a "knife fight" in front of a bus stop in the 9900 block of 15th Ave SW in White Center.

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  17. King County Sheriff Sargeant shoots knife wielding manRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | West Seattle Herald

    On May 9th, 2016, just after 515pm, King County Sheriff 911 Communications, received reports of what a caller described as two males having a "knife fight" in front of a bus stop in the 9900blk of 15th Ave SW, in the White Center area of unincorporated King County. Multiple King County Sheriff Deputies initially began to respond to the scene.

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  18. Police shoots suspect in White Center Monday afternoonRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | The White Center Blog

    The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that an officer-involved shooting took place at SW 100th Street and 15th Ave SW in White Center Monday afternoon, May 9. Officer involved shooting at SW 100 / 15th Ave SW. MRO is en-route.

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  19. King County deputy shoots knife-wielding man in White CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The King County sheriff's office says a deputy shot and wounded a knife-wielding man Monday evening in White Center. The shooting happened at about 5:30 p.m. in the area of 15th Avenue and SW 100th Street, according to the sheriff's office.

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  20. PODCAST: Shooting victim was local student; Jack Mayne on Donny PayneaRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | The SeaTac Blog

    Here's episode #50 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab's Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, and the Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation: Weekly Recap for May 6-8, 2016, 2016: 17-year old female shooting victim identified as local student; Man shot by police in Seahurst was a Contractor; Man in wheelchair killed in hit & run in White Center crosswalk; local chamber of commerce doing major re-branding; Jack Mayne Commentary on former SeaTac City Manager investigation; 'The Final Take' monkeys around & morea To share this Podcast, press the Menu button above and elect 'Share'; you can also subscribe, hear previous episodes and rate us on iTunes here !

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