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Tukwila offers free CERT training

The City of Tukwila Fire Department and Office of Emergency Management are…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

 

Local organizations present We are History Keepers workshop

The Greater Kent Historical Society, the Ethnic Heritage Council and the University…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

 

The Force is with the Museum of Flight on Star Wars Reads Day

On Saturday, Oct. 7, the Museum of Flight welcomes friendly visitors from…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

 

Museum of Flight celebrates 50th anniversary of Estes Astron Alpha model rocket

The Museum of Flight celebrates 50 years of the Estes Astron Alpha…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Register for PICC’s Walk for the Babies

Pediatric Interim Care Center is seeking participants and donors for its annual…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Remembering Steve Mullet’s contributions to city’s history | Tukwila’s Story

The Tukwila Historical Society membership was saddened by the recent passing of longtime Tukwila icon, Steve Mullet.

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Celebrate the return of Tukwila’s salmon on Sept. 23

The community is invited to celebrate the epic journey of the Green-Duwamish…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Tukwila Pool offers special events each month

Did you know that the Tukwila Pool offers fun-filled community events each…

Don’t stop swimming, even as summer comes to an end | We’re All In!

Summer is almost over and school starts back up soon, but don’t…

Help wanted: State seeks volunteers to count people who bike and walk

Statewide partnership preparing for annual count Sept. 26-28

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Museum of Flight cancels reception, lecture with astronaut/mountaineer Scott Paraszynski

The Museum of Flight has canceled a reception, lecture and book signing…

  • Aug 7th, 2017

11th annual Duwamish River Festival set for Aug. 26

The Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition/Technical Action Group will host its 11th annual…

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Touch-A-Truck provides hands-on look at big rigs, emergency equipment | PHOTO GALLERY

Sirens blared and horns honked at Westfield Southcenter last Saturday during Tukwila’s…

Jet Blast Bash Festival brings fans to the Blue Angels flightline Aug. 5-6

The Museum of Flight’s annual Seafair weekend outdoor festival-by-the-flightline, Jet Blast Bash,…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Program, book signing at Museum of Flight highlights solar eclipses

Author, astronomer, artist and professor Tyler Nordgren will discuss how different cultures…

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Tukwila City Council, Police Department honor National Night Out Against Crime Poster Contest winners

The Tukwila City Council on July 24 honored the winners of the…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Burien Library to host Climate Outloud panel on Saturday

Weed Warriors – a local Burien non-profit, Humanities Washington and the King…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Sign up for summer swim lessons at Tukwila Pool | We’re All In!

Summer is in full swing, and so are swimming lessons at the…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

The history of Heppenstall | Tukwila’s Story

Long before the mall and other retail began to form a shopping mecca along Southcenter Parkway, small stores thrived along the Interurban corridor in the first half of the 20th century.

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Teen paints mural at Tukwila Pool for Girl Scout project

Patrons of the Tukwila Pool may have noticed a new mural greeting…

Tukwila Pool offers new programming this summer | We’re All In!

Summer is upon us at the Tukwila Pool, and we have growing opportunities for aquatic exercise and fun. New offerings this summer include Skwim, Flow Motion FITT workouts and Masters Swimming.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Site of city’s newest park has rich history | Tukwila’s Story

Thomas K. Ray was born in 1852, in Sioux City, Iowa. When he was 24 years old, his parents and siblings journeyed west by wagon train to the Territory of Washington with TK settling in the Duwamish Valley around 1880.

  • Jun 20th, 2017

Zone 3 Fire Explorers gear up for competition

On one of the hottest June evenings of the year, as the…

Learn more about Tukwila Green Partnership June 3

The Tukwila Green Partnership will host an orientation on Saturday, June 3.…

  • May 31st, 2017

Highways divide a city: The controversy over I-5, I-405 | Tukwila’s Story

A huge boondoggle that will ruin a great place to live; or a wonderful opportunity to bring growth to our city.

  • May 15th, 2017

Museum of Flight celebrates SpaceFest, Apollo exhibit

The Museum of Flight’s fourth annual SpaceFest on Saturday and Sunday, May…

  • May 9th, 2017

Highline College, Highline Public Schools team up for summit to support native students

Approximately 100 high school and college students are expected to attend a…

  • May 8th, 2017

Help design a new playground at Tukwila’s Cascade View Park

Children and adults are invited to help design a new playground for…

  • May 1st, 2017

Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac hosts Healthy Kids Day on Saturday

The Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac hosts a free community event on…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Discover Burien Farmers Market opens May 4

The Discover Burien Farmers Market opens for the season Thursday, May 4.…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Artifacts help reveal community’s past | Tukwila’s Story

The Tukwila Historical Society’s mission is to preserve and share historical artifacts and stories of the community.

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Highline College hosts weeklong diversity celebration

The public is invited to celebrate and explore diversity and contemporary social…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Volunteers essential to Tukwila Pool’s mission | We’re All In!

Vanessa Zaputil and Ellen Gengler just happened to be at a Tukwila…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

MicroSociety shapes students into responsible citizens (Part 1)

What is Talbot Hill Elementary School’s MicroSociety program? How does it help students become better leaders?

Eggcellent time at the Tukwila Pool

Children of all ages scoured the Tukwila Pool on Saturday in search…

Hunt for eggs at the Tukwila Pool | We’re All In!

From 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, the Tukwila Pool will host the third annual egg hunt.

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Then & Now: Creation of I-5 shaped city’s history | TUKWILA’S STORY

By Richard McLeland-Wieser Tukwila Historical Society When a tanker overturned on Interstate…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Hunt for eggs at the Tukwila Pool | We’re All In!

By Jennafer Price Cargill From 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March…

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Real-world simulation to provide practice during cyber defense competition at Highline College

College students from throughout the Pacific Northwest will have the chance to…

  • Mar 13th, 2017

City farming and food access focus of new summit at Highline College

Free 2-day event fights food desert in South King County

  • Mar 6th, 2017