Crime Section

PODCAST: Bank near Normandy Park robbed; methadone clinic protests, more

PODCAST: Bank near Normandy Park robbed; methadone clinic protests, more

Here’s episode #16 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]

True-crime Writer Ann Rule has passed away

True-crime Writer Ann Rule has passed away

Former Burien/Normandy Park-based true-crime writer Ann Rule died at age 83 at Highline Medical Center on Sunday evening (July 26), The Associated Press reported Monday. Her most famous book was a profile... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burien City Council problems; Sea-Tac’s new airport runway + more

PODCAST: Burien City Council problems; Sea-Tac’s new airport runway + more

Here’s episode #12 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]

PODCAST: White Center shooting victim ID’d; Burien tire thief escapes & more

PODCAST: White Center shooting victim ID’d; Burien tire thief escapes & more

Here’s episode #11 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]

LETTER: ‘I support a ban in Normandy Park on Fireworks…’

LETTER: ‘I support a ban in Normandy Park on Fireworks…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Normandy Park Blog nor its staff:] To the Normandy Park City Council, The... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Council delays fireworks ban decision to September

Normandy Park City Council delays fireworks ban decision to September

by Jack Mayne Past near-fire misses, loud explosions for several days and South Sound residents flocking to Normandy Park during the July 4th celebration prompted a long discussion on Tuesday night that... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help identifying man wanted for Indecent Exposure

Police seeking public’s help identifying man wanted for Indecent Exposure

The Normandy Park Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for Indecent Exposure, and they’ve released a sketch of him. Police say that on May 7, 2015 (read our... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Manager calls for voluntary restriction of fireworks

Normandy Park City Manager calls for voluntary restriction of fireworks

Normandy Park City Manager Mark Hoppen is asking residents to voluntarily restrict their use of fireworks, due to potential fire dangers during the extreme dry weather. “In the last few days, numerous... [Read more]

Are Fireworks legal in Normandy Park? Here’s the City’s Fireworks Code

Are Fireworks legal in Normandy Park? Here’s the City’s Fireworks Code

The City of Normandy Park Fireworks Code is as follows: Fireworks may be discharged only during the times below: June 28th between noon and 11pm June 29th through July 3rd between 9am and 11pm July 4th... [Read more]

PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

Here’s episode #7 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]