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King County Elections adds ballot drop box at Tukwila Community Center

King County Elections has added a permanent drive-up ballot return box at…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

 

Volunteers build new playground at Tukwila’s Cascade View Community Park

One Saturday in early July, some 160 volunteers spent the day at…

 

Sounder trains to run Sunday for Mariners game

Mariners fans can bypass weekend traffic and take Sound Transit’s popular game…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

 

Muckleshoot tribe blesses canoes in ceremony at Tuwkila’s Duwamish Gardens

Muckleshoots keeping craft, a part of their heritage, alive

Four candidates vie for Tukwila City Council Position No. 5 on August primary ballot

Editor’s note: Due to a computer error, candidate responses from Coletha Albert…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Get ready for another weekend of I-5 lane closures in Kent, Tukwila

Round five of weekend lane closures from Kent to Tukwila along northbound…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Type O blood supply drops sharply; donors needed

Bloodworks Northwest issued an urgent appeal for donors after the community supply…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Tukwila Fire crews rescue man from Green River

The Tukwila Fire Department rescued a man who was stuck on the…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

New law cracks down on hand-held device use while driving

A new state law toughens up existing distracted driving rules, which only…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Port of Seattle to conduct emergency exercise at Sea-Tac Airport on Wednesday

The Port of Seattle will conduct a full-scale emergency exercise simulating an…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Overnight lane closures on West Valley Highway/SR 181 in Tukwila for installation of pedestrian bridge

Travelers who use West Valley Highway/State Route 181 near the Westfield Southcenter…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

I-5 north lanes to close again this weekend in Kent, SeaTac, Tukwila

Drivers will face delays once again this weekend on northbound Interstate 5…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

Sounder trains to run for Saturday Sounders FC match, Sunday Mariners game

Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle this weekend by riding…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

Northbound I-5 paving in South King County reaches midway milestone

Crews break for Independence Day, weekend work resumes July 7

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Pet safety tips for Fourth of July

Fireworks are beautiful to look at, but they can be scary for…

  • Jun 29th, 2017

King County receives $75,000 grant to improve animal services

King County Executive Dow Constantine – who delivered on a promise to…

  • Jun 29th, 2017

Man shot on Tukwila International Boulevard

Tukwila Police were investigating a shooting in the 15000 block of Tukwila…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Tukwila firefighters extinguish brush fire near strip mall

A brush fire on Saturday evening caused minor damaged to the exterior…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

State to close lanes this weekend along I-5 between Kent, Tukwila

Drivers will face more delays this weekend along Interstate 5 northbound between…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Local students receive scholarships from Western Washington University | SCHOOL BRIEFS

Western Washington University student Bre Alexis Mills, the daughter of Jennifer Johnson…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Sound Transit offers Sounder train service to Sunday’s Mariners game

Mariners fans can bypass weekend traffic and take Sound Transit’s popular game…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Foster graduate wants to see her classmates succeed

Amy Nguyen made the most of her four years at Foster High…

Tukwila company signs agreement to develop cleanup plan for polluted site along Duwamish River

The former owner and operator of an industrial site along the Duwamish…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

AARP rates Washington top state for adult care

AARP has named Washington the most successful state in the country when…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

State Patrol to target left-lane violators June 20-22

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) has received numerous requests to address left-lane…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

Rescued pit bull turned narcotics K-9 captures community’s heart

The Tukwila Police Department’s new narcotics K-9, Apollo, has garnered national and…

King County Council declares June Immigrant Heritage Month

Some of the first people who arrived in what we call America…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

AG Ferguson applauds Ninth Circuit decision to block revised travel ban

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson released the following statement after the U.S.…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Tukwila resident helps design Highline College’s International Collegiate Cyber Defense Invitational

Students from around the world will meet June 20–22 at the International…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Sounder trains to run Sunday for Mariners game

Mariners fans can bypass weekend traffic and take Sound Transit’s popular game…

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Tukwila woman charged in ‘attempted thrill killing’ of Kent family

A family of four returned home late one April night on Kent’s…

Overnight lane closures scheduled for SR 509 in Burien

Drivers who use State Route 509 in Burien should expect overnight travel…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Home prices keep going up in Puget Sound region

Would-be buyers who have been shut out of the real estate market…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

King County Sheriff’s Office warns about jury duty scam

The King County Sheriff’s Office warns residents of a scam that has…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Inslee signs executive order to support safe testing, operation of autonomous vehicles

Self-driving cars may sound futuristic, but Washington state is leading the way…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Tukwila Police ask for public’s patience near accident scenes

The Tukwila Police Department reminds drivers to be patient when they come…

Property values in 2017 up 21.2 percent in parts of Kent

Property values are up as much as 21.2 percent in parts of…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

King County homeless count breaks 11,000

A new, more comprehensive point-in-time homelessness report released on Wednesday provides critical…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

Tukwila man arrested in Redmond robbery

Redmond police officers arrested three burglary suspects at about 6 a.m. Monday…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

Foster High student selected for Washington Aerospace Scholars Summer Residency

John Nguyen, a Foster High School student, has been accepted into the…

  • May 31st, 2017