Foster students speak up

Graduating seniors from Foster High School will present projects they did about community issues as part of a project requirement.

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Planning ahead for Memorial Day weekend traffic

It is important to have a holiday travel plan, according to WSDOT.

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Shifting SIFF

How the Seattle International Film Festival went from being yet another festival dominated by male directors to a place at the leading edge of parity in programming.

Submitted photo from Sounders U23.

Sounders U-23 head to Lane United to open season

The team will travel to Lane United on May 20 to open the 2018 PDL season.

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MESA Day success

The Foster teams won first and second place for high school arduino as well as judges choice overall.

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This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?

Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.

Miny Tafesse, founder and owner of Abyssinia Hair & Beauty Clinic in Renton.

Renton entrepreneur shares both the spirit and substance of her success

How do you build a successful business? It all begins with passion!

Stolen car found occupied and parked|Police Blotter

The following blotter entries were posted on the Tukwila Police Department’s Facebook: Wednesday, May 9 DV Assault 4400 block 148th Continue reading...

  • 6 days ago
Submitted photo from Puget Sound Fire.

A SeaTac condo fire broke out over the weekend

Firefighters from the Tukwila Fire Department responded to the fire and were able to put the fire out in 20 minutes alongside Puget Sound Fire and the Burien Fire Department.

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Marketplace
Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer

 

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.

 

Sports

Fundraiser basketball tournament at Foster

A 3 v. 3 basketball tournament will be held at the Foster High School gym on June 1 at 4:30 Continue reading...

 

Summer’s A-Comin’ at the pool!

We’ve had a few runs of sunny days this spring to give us a foretaste of summer 2018. And sunny Continue reading...

  • 7 days ago

 

Life

Free music program opens for kids in Tukwila

The program focuses on keyboard piano lessons and is for kids ages 8 to 13 years old.

 

Opinion
Herman Anderson, proprietor of the Golden Arrow Dairy, purchased the first insulated dairy delivery truck in the area as well as the first electric pasteurizer. This business was a prominent icon in Tukwila until the coming of the Interstate freeways in the mid 1960s. Photo (circa 1940s) credit to Wynn (son of Herman) and Maxine Anderson. Submitted photo

City began annexation era in 1948 with Golden Arrow Dairy

Mayor Charles Baker and future mayor, John Strander, as chairman of the Tukwila Planning Commission, were leading an accelerated pace… Continue reading

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Summer’s A-Comin’ at the pool!

We’ve had a few runs of sunny days this spring to give us a foretaste of summer 2018. And sunny… Continue reading

  • 7 days ago