All Home board members meet in Seattle on April 23 to talk about its structure. Photo by Josh Kelety

The never-ending search for an effective King County homeless plan

While All Home attempts to address the issue, the group’s lack of actual power results in little change.

An overview of only reported incidents of sexual misconduct. Graphic from King County website.

‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign aims to reduce sexual misconduct, increase awareness and reporting

The “Report It to Stop It” campaign starts April 24, during National Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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PCC Community Markets brings first certified organic grocery to Burien

The grand opening for the new market in is May 23 and is the first PCC store south of Seattle.

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Actual note that the suspect placed at the bus stops. Submitted photo from the King County Sheriff’s Office

Notes found at Metro bus stops to buy used underwear of teen girls

The suspect was arrested by detectives during an undercover operation.

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Earth Day Celebration

The Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition/Technical Advisory Group (DRCC/TAG) are teaming up with others to commemorate Earth Day.

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A Canadian safe consumption site in Lethbridge. Photo supplied by ARCHES in Lethbridge

County plans for second safe drug site on hold

Following intense resistance to the proposal from the suburbs, county officials are taking a wait-and-see approach.

King County has filed two complaints against the department of Health and Human Services after the department announced in 2017 the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program would end two years early, affecting sex education programs around the country.

King County sues to continue sex-ed study

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services canceled a teen pregnancy prevention program grant two years early, affecting King County’s research into how effective its widely used sex education program is.

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Waste Management awards environmental grants to Tukwila School District projects

In honor of Earth Day, Waste Management and the city of Tukwila have awarded four grants to local students and Continue reading...

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This building was built in 1969 as a service center for State Farm Insurance and offices for Andover Commercial Real Estate. The Andover Industrial Park was started in 1963 and is now seeing changes in usage with the recent development of the Hotel Interurban. Also the completion of the footbridge over the Green River giving access to the Sounder train station will have even more influence in Tukwila’s growth. Photo credit to Louise Jones-Brown, President/Tukwila Historical Society.

Andover changing — from pastures to high rises

By Louise Jones-Brown President, Tukwila Historical Society The Tukwila Historical Society has located a collection of aerial photos in our Continue reading...

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A male with no shirt was observed standing on the banks of the Green River|Police Blotter

The following blotter entries were posted on the Tukwila Police Department’s Facebook: Tuesday, April 10 Stolen Vehicle 15000 block 42nd Continue reading...

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Marketplace

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

 

Connect2Classes Tested: Michael Duarte-Pedrosa checks out the School of Visual Concepts

How to Write a Brilliant Creative Brief workshop lives up to its name

 

Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.

 

Brand Websites in the Mobile, Cross-Device Era

What does the distributed, multi-device reality mean for the original channel — the brand website?

 

Sports
Photos by Kayse Angel

Ruggers are ready to rock: Seawolves open play April 22

The Seawolves are making their mark on professional sports in the Seattle area and proving that they’re here to stay.

 

Life

The narrator, fantasy will draw you into ‘Tomorrow’

You have a little shadow. All day long, wherever you go, your dog is right beside you. He goes from Continue reading...

 

Opinion

Tips for staying safe at the pool

Let’s talk water safety. May is national Water Safety Month, and the Tukwila Pool is all in! Swimming is the Continue reading...

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Northwest

Secret agent man

Former double agent Naveed Jamali gives us an inside look at the life of a spy.