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 20, 2017

Zone 3 Fire Explorers gear up for competition

On one of the hottest June evenings of the year, as the weather settles into a scorching 85 degrees, four teenagers head outside Maple Valley… Continue reading

Learn more about Tukwila Green Partnership June 3

The Tukwila Green Partnership will host an orientation on Saturday, June 3. The orientation is scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon at Tukwila Community Center,… Continue reading

  • May 31, 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 15, 2017

Museum of Flight celebrates SpaceFest, Apollo exhibit

The Museum of Flight’s fourth annual SpaceFest on Saturday and Sunday, May 20-21, complements the opening weekend of its new Apollo exhibit. The theme for… Continue reading

  • May 9, 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 summit designed for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in south King County.… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2017

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

Children and adults are invited to help design a new playground for Cascade View Park in Tukwila. Tukwila Parks and Recreation, Foresters Financial and KaBOOM!… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2017

Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac hosts Healthy Kids Day on Saturday

The Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac hosts a free community event on Saturday, April 29, to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2017

Discover Burien Farmers Market opens May 4

The Discover Burien Farmers Market opens for the season Thursday, May 4. The market, at Town Square Park near Fifth Avenue Southwest and Southwest 152nd… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 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 18, 2017

Highline College hosts weeklong diversity celebration

The public is invited to celebrate and explore diversity and contemporary social justice issues during Unity Through Diversity Week at Highline College, April 24-28. Among… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2017

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

Vanessa Zaputil and Ellen Gengler just happened to be at a Tukwila City Council meeting in 2010 when they learned the city was considering closing… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 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 of eggs. Some eggs contained small prizes, while children could exchange empty plastic… Continue reading

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 14, 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 5 last month, the normal 20-minute commute from Seattle to Tukwila stretched into… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2017

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 practice thwarting hackers during the annual Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition on… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 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 6, 2017

Highline College to host Latinx Summit on Feb. 25

New format, new name for 3rd annual event

  • Feb 15, 2017

Tukwila Turtles Special Olympics swim team returns | We’re All In!

Tukwila’s very own Special Olympics Swim Team — the Tukwila Turtles — is seeking swimmers.

  • Feb 15, 2017