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Mon, 06/06/2016 - 19:26

SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local members, staff and well-wishers attended a retirement celebration for longtime KING-TV anchors Dennis Bounds and Jean Enersen, reporter Linda Byron, editor Reiko Higashi, chief meteorologist Jeff Renner and librarian Linda Schmidt. The retirees bid farewell to their colleagues, friends and fellow broadcast journalists at a party held in their honor on Thursday, May 26, at Henry's Tavern, across from the new KING-TV studios in Seattle's Stadium District.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:45

As a festival sponsor, the SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local has received a limited quantity of ticket vouchers for the 2016 Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF), running May 19 through June 12. Each voucher can be exchanged at any SIFF central ticket office, the venue box office or online (see below for details) for a specific screening. (Please Note: vouchers are good only for regular showings, and CANNOT be redeemed for special events, screenings or forums.)

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 14:11

The Seattle Local is pleased to announce the hiring of new executive director Shellea Allen.  Beginning Monday, March 21, Shellea will serve as chief executive for the SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local and administrator for the Portland Local. Formerly with UNITE HERE Local 8, Shellea brings a wealth of experience in organizing, negotiating collective bargaining agreements, legislative advocacy and administration. She has a master’s degree in Conflict Resolution from Portland State University and certificates in Mediation and Negotiations, and Arbitration.