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Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day will be June 24-25 at Marvista Park

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day will be June 24-25 at Marvista Park

Members of the Highline Amateur Radio Club will be setting up a radio communications center at Marvista Park the weekend June 24-25 to communicate with other hams participating from around the world. Antennas... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Normandy Park Work Party this Sunday, April 30

Volunteers needed for Normandy Park Work Party this Sunday, April 30

Volunteers are needed to get outside and join neighbors to beautify Walker Creek and the Normandy Park Swim Club this coming Sunday, April 30. Join your Miller-Walker Basin Steward and members of the Normandy... [Read more]

Normandy Park Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29 at John Knox

Normandy Park Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29 at John Knox

Normandy Park’s annual recycling collection event is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. Various household items can be recycled during... [Read more]

Quiet Skies Puget Sound to hold Community Forum April 26 at Mt. Rainier

Quiet Skies Puget Sound to hold Community Forum April 26 at Mt. Rainier

The Des Moines Chapter of the National Quiet Skies Coalition will hold a Community Forum on Wednesday,  April 26, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Rainier High School. This free and open meeting will discuss new... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Community Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29

SAVE THE DATE: Community Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29

Normandy Park’s annual recycling collection event is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. Various household items can be recycled during... [Read more]

Arborist suffers life-threatening injuries in bizarre accident at Marine View Park

Arborist suffers life-threatening injuries in bizarre accident at Marine View Park

The City’s contract arborist had a bizarre and life-threatening accident recently at Marine View Park, while working to take down a large madrone tree. The City said that the accident happened after... [Read more]

Marine View Park will be closed Feb 1 & 2 to remove storm-damaged trees

Marine View Park will be closed Feb 1 & 2 to remove storm-damaged trees

The City announced that Marine View Park will be closed on Feb. 1 and 2 to remove an 80-foot Madrone and a 45foot Maple that were both severely damaged from extreme winter weather. Marine View Park is... [Read more]

Lawyer tells Quiet Skies that FAA ‘failed to comply’ with environmental rules

Lawyer tells Quiet Skies that FAA ‘failed to comply’ with environmental rules

Lawyer John Parness points to a map showing how many turboprop airplanes turned west over Burien on June 26, 2016. By Jack Mayne The Federal Aviation Administration “failed to comply” with environmental... [Read more]

Recycling Event will be Saturday, Oct. 8 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

Recycling Event will be Saturday, Oct. 8 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

A Normandy Park & Burien Recycling Collection Event will be held this Saturday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. In addition, there will also be a Rain Barrel, Compost,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser CHI Franciscan offering two walk-in flu shot clinics Oct. 1 & Oct. 8

Advertiser CHI Franciscan offering two walk-in flu shot clinics Oct. 1 & Oct. 8

Advertiser CHI Franciscan Health is offering two walk-in flu clinics on Saturday, Oct. 1 & Saturday, Oct. 8: CHI Franciscan Health is here to help protect you from the flu Visit a walk-in clinic Oct.... [Read more]