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Former Tukwila police officer receives prison sentence for violating civil rights on detained man

A former Tukwila and Snoqualmie police officer was sentenced Tuesday to nine…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

 

Sounder trains to run Sunday for Sounders FC opening day match

Sounders FC fans can kick off the 2017 season by hopping aboard…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

 

Puget Sound Fire Authority and Tukwila Fire Department respond to electrical panel fire in SeaTac

A residential electrical panel caught fire; there were no injuries.

 

11th District legislators, including Tukwila’s Zack Hudgins, host town hall meeting Saturday

Legislators from the 11th District will share the latest news and answer…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Teachers express no confidence in Tukwila School District superintendent

Teachers in the Tukwila School District are calling for the resignation or…

AG Ferguson seeks travel-ban hearing Tuesday; new court filings

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Monday filed an amended complaint…

  • Mar 13th, 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…

  • Mar 13th, 2017

King County Sheriff’s Office seeks victims of unreported assaults

King County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking female victims of unreported or unsolved…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

AG Ferguson’s lawsuit forces President Trump to yield on travel ban

In the wake of President Donald Trump conceding defeat on key provisions…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Tukwila man injured in Kent shooting

At least 10 shots were fired at a Tukwila man during a…

Tukwila man arrested in White Center assault

A 21-year-old Tukwila man was arrested in connection with the beating of…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Sabey Corp. releases 60,000 young salmon into Tukwila’s Riverton Creek

Nestled beneath trees and in the shadow of office buildings sits an…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

More trips, better reliability: Metro Transit adding bus service March 11

Metro Transit is adding more trips and improving service reliability beginning March…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

$10,000 reward offered in Burien murder

The family of a 27-year-old soldier killed in Burien last September is…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Study: Highline added $631.5 million to local economy

Research quantifies college’s economic impact on region, residents

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Educators, parents, students and Supreme Court await Legislature’s basic-education funding solution

West Valley School District Superintendent Gene Sementi, like other Washington educators, is waiting as legislators wrestle to find a solution to fund basic education this session.

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Mattress Firm’s PJ Bowl to support local foster kids

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl is set for Sunday, April 2,…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Museum of Flight chosen to exhibit Apollo 11 Spacecraft on 50th anniversary of the Moon landing

Historic exhibition will be at the museum in 2019

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Get 4Culture funding for art, heritage, preservation projects

4Culture, King County’s cultural funding agency, is offering grants to support projects…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Become a Seattle Aquarium beach naturalist

The Seattle Aquarium is seeking volunteers to serve as beach naturalists this…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce honors local businesses

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce honored local businesses at its annual…

Tukwila’s Draft ADA Transition Plan ready for public review

Community members have until 5 p.m. March 31 to comment on the…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Tukwila resident named to Georgia State University President’s List

Doan Ho, of Tukwila, was named to the Georgia State University President’s…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Leaders at the Library set for Saturday

Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg and Tukwila School District Superintendent Nancy Coogan will…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Community workshops to help shape future of Tukwila International Boulevard

Tukwila residents are invited to share their ideas to help shape the…

Free training at Highline College to explore evidenced-based policing

Are there data-driven ways to reduce robberies, drunk driving and violence through…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

King County executive proposes spending $750,000 to support, defend immigrants

As fear grows in King County’s immigrant and refugee community, County Executive…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Empty Bowls filled

Academy Schools partners with Northwest Harvest – to date, 12,377 meals provided

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Hundreds attend rallies for, against Planned Parenthood in Kent

A couple of hundred Planned Parenthood supporters gathered in Kent on Saturday…

Inslee visits Islamic center, delivers message of hope and understanding

Muslim community thanks governor for his fight against Trump’s executive order on immigration

Community shows support for Tukwila students | PHOTO GALLERY

Students arriving to school in Tukwila on Feb. 10 were greeted by…

Political leaders react to court decision to uphold suspension of Trump’s travel ban

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee issued the following statement on Thursday after a…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Community invited to show support for Tukwila students

The Tukwila School District will show its support for students before school…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Port of Seattle breaks ground on North Satellite Modernization Project at Sea-Tac Airport

With the ceremonial pulldown of the last gate marker on the west…

  • Feb 6th, 2017

Judge grants nationwide temporary restraining order against Trump’s immigration ban

A federal judge in Seattle on Friday afternoon granted state Attorney General…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Tukwila School District hosts Immigration Rights Workshop

The Tukwila School District hosts a free Immigration Rights Workshop at 5…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

State auditors express confidence in Tukwila School District’s academic, financial systems after clean audit

The state Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) moved the…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Tukwila Police respond to airport demonstration

The Tukwila Police Department on Tuesday afternoon issued a statement regarding its…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

State AG Ferguson seeks halt to Trump’s immigration executive order

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced he is filing a lawsuit in…

  • Jan 30th, 2017

Health insurance outreach teams extend hours to assist in final days of open enrollment

The deadline to enroll in health insurance through Washington Healthplanfinder is Tuesday,…

  • Jan 30th, 2017