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PODCAST: Fire displaces 44; man beaten in Burien; Jack Mayne Commentary…

PODCAST: Fire displaces 44; man beaten in Burien; Jack Mayne Commentary…

Here’s episode #40 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... [Read more]

Fire destroys chicken coop in Normandy Park

Fire destroys chicken coop in Normandy Park

A multi-alarm fire destroyed a chicken coop and shed near SW 170th Street and 21st Ave SW in Normandy Park early Tuesday morning, Feb. 9. Several chickens apparently perished in the blaze, which started... [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]

Ground Broken for Second Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station

Ground Broken for Second Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Chief Mike Marrs, right, discusses project details with Brian Hogman, site supervisor for Neeley Construction, before groundbreaking for a new fire station in the Manhattan... [Read more]

Woman Found Dead after RV Burns in Normandy Park Tuesday Morning

Woman Found Dead after RV Burns in Normandy Park Tuesday Morning

Crime scene tape still blocked SW 170th Street Tuesday around Noon. Photo by Scott Schaefer. A woman was found dead in a fire that destroyed an RV in Normandy Park Tuesday morning around 7:15 a.m. A 22-foot... [Read more]

PHOTO: Major House Fire In Normandy Park Friday Night

PHOTO: Major House Fire In Normandy Park Friday Night

A large, two story home caught fire in the 1400 block of SW Miller Creek Road in Normandy Park late Friday night (Jan. 20), and was extinguished around 3:15 a.m. by the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department... [Read more]

Fire Department “Kids Day” Is Sat., Sept. 12th

Fire Department “Kids Day” Is Sat., Sept. 12th

The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s annual “Kids Day” is coming Saturday, Sept. 12th from 10am to 3pm and will feature firefighting demonstrations, apparatus showcase, games, prizes,... [Read more]

How You Can Help Burien Fire Victims

How You Can Help Burien Fire Victims

The tragic apartment fire that killed three in Burien early Sunday has been determined as being arson, and a $10,000 reward has been set for information leading to an arrest. Lots of generous Readers have... [Read more]