Tukwila businesses face uncertain future with arrival of justice center

Project will cost nearly twice as much as expected; some immigrant business owners struggle with relocation

Photo courtesy of the Tukwila School District
                                Workers place turf on the new ballfields at Foster High School.
                                Submitted photo from the Tukwila School District

Construction began January at Foster, Showalter

All construction is estimated to be done in a year

Sabey employees release salmon into the Riverton Creek. Submitted photo from Sabey Corp.

Sabey Corp. volunteers release 60,000 baby Coho salmon into Riverton Creek

Sabey employees spent weeks taking care of the thousands of baby salmon.

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Winter safety tips

The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office give safety tips about the winter weather.

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Two hour late start

Due to weather conditions, there will be a two hour late start in the Tukwila and Highline School Districts on… Continue reading

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Russell Wilson and Ciara spoke Friday at the Tukwila Library to Foster students and other attendees as their Why Not You Foundation joined forces with the King County Library System and JPMorgan Chase to launch the DREAM BIG: Anything is Possible campaign. Photo by Kayse Angel

New teen campaign, DREAM BIG, kicked off Friday

Russell Wilson and Ciara were on hand to unveil limited edition library cards featuring the duo.

Tukwila School District classes cancelled for Tuesday

The district’s administrative office will be open.

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Business

OfferUp founder Nick Huzar makes customer safety a core pillar

Bellevue-based CEO wanted a simpler solution to his own problems

 

Marketplace

Washington customers win as Comcast taps the latest tech

Technology has drastically changed the way we communicate – how we connect Continue reading...

 

Local painting company celebrates 50 years with eye toward the future

Built by painters, for painters: Community’s longstanding SKIS Painting moves to Renton

 

Your Holiday To-Don’t List

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority has unveiled a digital gift guide and holiday planner

 

Sports
Photo pulled from the Seawolves website and was taken by Mark David Janzen

Seawolves hunt down Toronto arrows at Starfire

This was the first time the Seawolves have taken on the Toronto Arrows

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Life

For whodunit lovers, this short story is a gleefully-dark delight

Growing older is a very good thing. First of all, there’s a secret to it: aging isn’t as important as Continue reading...

 

Search no more, you’ll want to read ‘Hero Dogs’

You felt like such a loser. It was a feeling that didn’t last long, only long enough to ruin your Continue reading...

 

Opinion

With city budgets, come tough choices

In a previous column, I briefly touched on how our new public works structures will be financed. Now I will Continue reading...

 

Our votes of city officials matter

We live in a world of optics (the very best spin on all subjects — sales pitches) light on facts, Continue reading...

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