Westside Seattle, formerly The Westside Weekly, is a weekly newspaper that serves the areas of West Seattle, Ballard, White Center, Burien, Des Moines, and SeaTac in Washington state.

Westside Seattle
TypeWeekly newspaper
Owner(s)Robinson Newspapers
Founder(s)Jerry Robinson
PublisherRobinson Family
Editor-in-chiefKenneth Robinson
WebsiteWestside Seattle

History edit

On August 21, 2013, Robinson Newspapers announced that it would combine the Ballard News-Tribune, the Highline Times, the West Seattle Herald, and White Center News into The Westside Weekly on September 6, 2013.[1] The name of The Westside Weekly changed to Westside Seattle in June 2017.

In 2014, Amanda Knox began writing for the paper.[2]

On April 30, 2021, Westside Seattle published its final print issue while continuing to maintain an online presence.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ Robinson, Ken. "Introducing The Westside Weekly, your community newspaper". WestsideSeattle.com. Retrieved November 15, 2017.
  2. ^ Lippo, Caralynn. "Where is Amanda Knox Now? The Seattle Native Returned Home". Romper.com. Retrieved July 12, 2017.
  3. ^ "West Seattle Herald prints final issue after nearly 100 years". www.king5.com. 30 April 2021. Retrieved 2021-05-02.

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