Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Parents are feeling the pinch of child care costs

A King County report charts ways the county could reduce child care costs and boost access.

Split Washington in two? 51st state movement highlights cultural divide

Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane introduces bill to establish state in Eastern Washington called Liberty

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Man struck and killed by train

The Seattle man was showing signs of suicidal behavior prior to the incident, according to Tukwila PD.

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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Business

Praerit Garg joins Smartsheet as CTO

Bellevue-based company employs 760 people

 

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
Auburn Riverside defenders bring down Kennedy Catholic’s Junior Alexander during North Puget Sound League Mountain Division action in Oct. 2018 at Auburn Memorial Stadium. Photo by Rachel Ciampi/Auburn Reporter

Lawmakers push concussion awareness and best practices in sports

SB 5238 requires University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center to compile research data

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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
The Tukwila Historical Society has been the location for the Japanese Sister City Gift Exchange Exhibit for the past several years. The city of Tukwila had many of the artifacts in storage and by joint effort it was decided to place the items in the museum for all to enjoy. For a viewing of the exhibit, please feel free to contact the Tukwila Historical Society to arrange a visit. Photo by Louise Jones-Brown

Japanese influence in the Duwamish Valley

In 1907, prior to Tukwila’s incorporation, the T.S. Unos family arrived from Japan. On the south side of Tukwila Hill, Continue reading...

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