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Officers seek information following shooting Monday

The shooting on Pacific Highway South left a Showalter Middle School student injured.

Sound Transit Link light rail ridership up 6.9 percent in third quarter

More than 6.6 million riders in the quarter

Museum of Flight celebrates $50,000 donation| Museum of Flight

The donation was from Dave and Sandy Sabey for the Welcome Home Project.

  • Nov 23, 2018

School board selects new interim superintendent

Lester “Flip” Herndon was chosen by the Tukwila School Board of Directors to be the new Interim Superintendent.

  • Nov 20, 2018

Shoplift in Southcenter District|Police Blotter

The following police blotter entries are from the Tukwila Police Department’s Facebook page. November 14 • Shoplift — Southcenter District A female from Oregon shoplifted… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2018

KCLS honored with top national ratings|King County Library System

The Library Journal Index of Public Library Services announced on Oct. 30 the results of its 11th annual review of U.S public libraries.

  • Nov 16, 2018

King County approves gun warning sign requirement

Warning signs must be posted in all King County gun stores and firing ranges.

Inspirus Credit Union is inviting people to its remodeled headquarters

There will be a tour of the new facility and light hor d’oeuvres.

  • Nov 14, 2018

KCLS launches new podcast for readers|King County Library System

The King County Library System is the nation’s leader in digital downloads, according to a press release from KCLS.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Ribbon cutting for new townhomes

Belleme Townhomes will be hosting its grand opening on Nov. 16

  • Nov 8, 2018

Behavioral healthcare center has new approach to treatment

Cascade Behavioral Health will be announcing its new approach to addiction and mental health treatment at a grand opening event on Nov. 9.

  • Nov 7, 2018
The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Washington rejects carbon fee

I-1631 campaign organizers say they will continue pushing for a cleaner future.

The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann
The race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District is between two Democrats, incumbent Adam Smith (left) and political newcomer Sarah Smith. File photo

Congressman Adam Smith leads re-election bid for WA’s 9th District

The district spans from Bellevue and south Seattle down through Renton, Tukwila, Kent, Federal Way and Tacoma

The race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District is between two Democrats, incumbent Adam Smith (left) and political newcomer Sarah Smith. File photo

Get your home winter ready|Puget Sound Energy

Puget Sound Energy offers a checklist for the end of Daylight Saving Time.

  • Nov 2, 2018

Lyft is offering discounted rides to King County ballot drop boxes on Election Day

King County Elections is partnering with Lyft to offer a 50% discount code for rides to ballot drop box locations on Election Day.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Safeco Field funding referendum withdrawn

The mysterious backers of the initiative won’t say why, but some think it’s because they couldn’t get funding to gather the necessary signatures.

Shortest ever ‘Obamacare’ enrollment period starts Nov. 1

The Trump administration slashes the time frame to sign up for insurance.

King County Elections open Saturday for voter registration

Due to an increased volume of citizens registering to vote, King County Elections will be open on Saturday, Oct. 27.

  • Oct 26, 2018

Suspect arrested after month long investigation

Major Crimes Unit detectives and Community Police Team culminated a month long investigation into a series of purse and wallet thefts at the Costco in Tukwila.

  • Oct 25, 2018

Metro revises timeline for RapidRide bus expansion

After originally aiming to build 20 additional fast-service bus lines on high demand routes by 2040, King County Metro has changed its construction timelines and put 13 of those projects on hold.