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Teacher strikes could be coming to an end

The Tukwila School District and the Tukwila Education Association came to a tentative agreement about teacher salaries.

Food resources available for students

A local Tukwila church has opened its doors to kids in the Tukwila School District by providing them with food.

  • Sep 7, 2018
Teachers and TEA members protest outside of Foster High School on Sept. 5, which was supposed to be the first day of school for the Tukwila School District. Photo by Kayse Angel

School is cancelled, again

The Tukwila School District and the Tukwila Education Association still haven’t come to an agreement regarding teacher salaries.

Teachers and TEA members protest outside of Foster High School on Sept. 5, which was supposed to be the first day of school for the Tukwila School District. Photo by Kayse Angel
Photo by Kayse Angel

First day of school cancelled for Tukwila schools

The Tukwila Education Association still plan to strike on Wednesday, Sept. 5.

Photo by Kayse Angel
Teachers, community members and others rallied Aug. 24 ahead of a bargaining session. Photo by Kayse Angel

Teacher association calls for strike

The strike is scheduled for Sept. 5, which is also the first day of school.

Teachers, community members and others rallied Aug. 24 ahead of a bargaining session. Photo by Kayse Angel

School district terminates interim superintendent’s contract

The announcement was made during Tuesday’s school board meeting.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Tukwila school staff rally for better wages

Union, teachers and community members rallied on Aug. 24 before a bargaining session regarding wages.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Air quality improving across Puget Sound Region

Air pollution levels are improving quickly in the area, according to Puget Sound Clean Air Agency.

  • Aug 23, 2018

King County bans solitary confinement of juveniles

Policy shift comes as part of a settlement in response to a 2017 lawsuit

King County Prosecutor candidate claims ‘Garcia did not murder Officer Moreno’ | Update: Satterberg explains case

Morris says Kent teen should not be charged with murder or in adult court

A look back at the first year of the state’s E-DUI law

July 23 was the one year anniversary of Washington’s E-DUI law and law enforcement said people are still having a hard time not using their phone while driving.

Soccer coach charged with sexual misconduct

Kelly John Bendixen denies inappropriately touching a 16-year-old student of his.

Six injured following seven car collision Sunday morning on I-5

A 30-year-old man from Tukwila was not injured during the collision.

  • Aug 13, 2018

Man attempts to shoplift|Police Blotter

The following is police blotter entries from the Tukwila Police Department’s Facebook: August 7 Fight: 3700 South 144th Stretty Two gentlemen decided to duke it… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018
Submitted photos of the fire.

A “2-alarm” fire occurred in Renton

The Tukwila Fire Department responded to the fire, along with other fire departments as well.

  • Aug 10, 2018
Submitted photos of the fire.

Aug. 25 is the next State Parks “Free Day”

This special day is to celebrate the National Parks System’s 102nd birthday.

  • Aug 9, 2018

Teenager rescued at Green River Gorge

The male teenager was rescued on Aug. 7 after suffering injuries while jumping into the Green River. He hit several large rocks.

  • Aug 8, 2018

Rossi and Schrier lead 8th Congressional District race

Republican Dino Rossi and Democrat Kim Schrier are the top two finishers in the Aug. 7 primary race for U.S. Representative in Washington’s 8th Congressional… Continue reading

Adam Smith beats Democratic challenger in 9th Congressional District

The 9th Congressional District — spanning from Southeast Seattle and Bellevue down to Federal Way and Tacoma — is a reliably safe Democratic district that… Continue reading