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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

 

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

 

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

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…

Foster graduate wants to see her classmates succeed

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

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

State AG Ferguson to hold opioid epidemic summit at UW

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson will hold a two-day summit in June…

  • May 31st, 2017

Constantine launches initiatives to create safer, healthier schools and neighborhoods in King County

Executive Dow Constantine on Thursday launched two initiatives that will create safer,…

  • May 25th, 2017

Murray, Cantwell want to raise federal minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2024

Days after President Donald Trump released a budget that would slash support…

  • May 25th, 2017

Tukwila Elementary safety patrol advisor receives AAA School Safety Patrol Advisor of the Year award

Irma Guerrero-Kusmirek, a school volunteer at Tukwila Elementary, received the 2017 AAA…

  • May 25th, 2017

Sea-Tac Airport gears up for summer travel season

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer travel season during which the…

  • May 22nd, 2017

August primary ballot draws Tukwila City Council race

An open seat on the Tukwila City Council has drawn a four-way…

  • May 22nd, 2017

Weekend lane reductions on northbound I-5 in SeaTac, Tukwila starts June 2

Drivers should be prepared for eight weekends of lane closures, which likely…

  • May 22nd, 2017

Click it or Ticket patrols Return to King County

As Washingtonians prepare for upcoming summer travel, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission…

  • May 22nd, 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…

  • May 19th, 2017

REAL ID compliance law beats federal deadline; averts potential travel disruptions

Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bipartisan agreement on REAL ID compliance Tuesday.…

  • May 19th, 2017

AG Ferguson joins lawsuit defending key Obamacare provision

Stands up for health care of more than 800K Washingtonians

  • May 19th, 2017

Bulldog Academy gives Foster High’s students taste of police work

In hopes of educating Foster High School students about police work, school…

International fellows learn about local government during visit to Tukwila

Two women from southeast Asia are spending a month in Tukwila to…

Tukwila police honor fallen officers on National Peace Officer Memorial Day ceremony

Tukwila Police marked National Peace Officers Memorial Day with a ceremony Monday…

SmartLabs expand learning opportunities for Tukwila students

The Tukwila School District is investing in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts…

King County Democratic Central Committee faces campaign finance complaint

The state Attorney General’s Office (AGO) announced that it filed a complaint…

  • May 12th, 2017

Rising South King County gang violence

Federal Way, Tukwila, cities reorganize task force to address problem