37 Pride flags stolen overnight from Burien’s main street

37 Pride flags stolen overnight from Burien’s main street

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailThe following is an official statement from the City of Burien. On Tuesday, June 24, the City of Burien learned that 38 of the 40 Pride flags that had been installed in downtown Burien had been removed and stolen. The flags had been installed by Discover Burien in support …

There’s a new Sheriff in town: Mitzi Johanknecht on developing vibrant communities for the future

There’s a new Sheriff in town: Mitzi Johanknecht on developing vibrant communities for the future

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sarah Toce Newly-elected King County Sheriff Mitzi Johanknecht self-professes she’s never had a calendar as full as the one she’s currently operating. ‘My schedule is really interesting now,’ she tells me as we sit in her office at the King County Courthouse building just north of Pioneer Square. …

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan:  ‘We will do what we have to do to protect the people in Seattle’

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan: ‘We will do what we have to do to protect the people in Seattle’

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sarah Toce Former U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan has made history as Seattle’s first lesbian mayor and only the second woman in history to hold the office. Running on a platform of free college tuition for Seattle public high school graduates, criminal justice reform, affordable housing, and protection …