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Leaders at the Library set for Saturday

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

  • Feb 16th, 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

 

Get 4Culture funding for art, heritage, preservation projects

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

  • Feb 17th, 2017

 

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce honors local businesses

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

Become a Seattle Aquarium beach naturalist

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

  • Feb 17th, 2017

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

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

Community workshops to help shape future of Tukwila International Boulevard

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

Hundreds attend rallies for, against Planned Parenthood in Kent

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

Empty Bowls filled

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

  • Feb 13th, 2017

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

Local students named to Montana State University honor rolls

Montana State University in Bozeman has announced its undergraduate honor rolls for…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Cascade Warbirds offer aviation scholarships

Cascade Warbirds, an organization that promotes the restoration, preservation, operation and public…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Gov. Inslee discusses education, science and Trump with media

On Inauguration Day for the nation’s new president, recently re-elected Washington Gov.…

Tukwila police arrest Foster High student for threats

Tukwila Police arrested a Foster High School student on Tuesday morning for…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

State launches Ask A Teacher campaign

With the 2017 legislative session underway and education dominating much of the…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Ferguson continues bipartisan push to raise tobacco sale age to 21

Attorney General Bob Ferguson continues his push to raise the legal age…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Volunteers help plant shrubs, trees along Tukwila’s Duwamish River

About 45 volunteers spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday planting…

Stuff the Bus collects a ton of food

A Stuff the Bus food drive last Saturday collected more than a…

Tukwila Community Center celebrates 20th anniversary with February events

Since opening its doors Feb. 1, 1997, the Tukwila Community Center has…

King County unveils new food safety program, signs for restaurants

Public Health-Seattle & King County has unveiled new signs that food inspectors…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

Tukwila educators attend Olympia rally encouraging lawmakers to fully fund education

More than 6,500 students, educators, and parents – including a group from Tukwila – assembled on the state Capitol steps Monday in Olympia to express their frustrations overt the state’s failure to fund basic education, its constitutional duty.

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Tukwila teen charged in Burien murder

A Tukwila teen was charged in the murder of an 18-year-old from…

City of Tukwila aims to finish public safety projects by 2021

The city of Tukwila hopes to complete five public safety projects by…

Academy Schools to co-host Empty Bowl at Northwest Harvest in Kent

Academy Schools of Tukwila co-hosts an Empty Bowl event at Northwest Harvest’s…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

AG Ferguson proposes bipartisan bill to end Washington’s death penalty

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Monday proposed bipartisan legislation to abolish…

  • Jan 16th, 2017

Kent man dies in I-405 crash in Tukwila | UPDATE: man identified

A 35-year-old Kent man died in a two-vehicle crash last Friday night…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Stuff the Bus food drive set for Jan. 14

A Stuff the Bus community food drive to benefit the Tukwila Weekend…

Community meeting on Jan. 19 will discuss Tukwila school projects

The Tukwila School District and the city of Tukwila will co-host a…

  • Jan 11th, 2017