School district, police investigate threat made toward Foster

At this time there is no credible threat, the source of these rumors has been identified.

We’re moving: Tukwila Reporter gets a new home

Dear reader, As 2018 comes to an end, your local media organization is looking forward to a new chapter. As… Continue reading

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Photo of the apartment that suffered damage from a fire. Submitted photo from Puget Sound Regional Fire

Female injured in fire|Puget Sound Regional Fire

An apartment fire was reported in Seatac on Dec. 13, which caused non-life threatening injuries to the tenant.

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Mary Lynn Pannen, founder and CEO of Sound Options, has consulted thousands of Washington families on geriatric care for 30 years. Photo courtesy of Sound Options.

Elder abuse cases are on the rise in Washington

Local agencies and geriatric care managers aim to increase public awareness about the epidemic.

State Senate leaders have decided to suspend an outside investigation into a rape allegation made against state Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, who lost his reelection bid. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Senate calls off investigation into rape allegation against Sen. Fain

Both parties claim the process is a partisan one

Courtesy photo from Cloud Nine Creamery.

Cloud Nine Creamery serves “Dragon’s Breath”

This is a safe novelty treat that are puffs soaked in liquid nitrogen.

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Do More – Save More with this Digital Coupon Book from Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) has developed a digital coupon book, offering discounts at some of the top… Continue reading

Business

Washington to begin collecting sales tax from out-of-state sellers

On Aug. 3 the Washington Department of Revenue said it will require some out-of-state retailers to begin collecting sales tax.

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Seattle’s Misstep highlights need for new approach

Last week, Seattle’s City Council did an “about face” revoking the onerous corporate head tax it unanimously enacted less than… Continue reading

  • 6 months ago

 

Marketplace

Local painting company celebrates 50 years with eye toward the future

Built by painters, for painters: Community’s longstanding SKIS Painting moves to Renton

 

Your Holiday To-Don’t List

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority has unveiled a digital gift guide and holiday planner

 

SEATTLE SOUTHSIDE: Great options for food, fun and family activities

Great ideas for what to do with those visiting friends and family

 

Seattle Southside: Fun for Everyone

Seattle’s Backyard offers lots to see, do and experience

 

Sports

Tukwila Pool highlights Foster swim team

By Michelle Simpson, director of operations and John Forsyth, Foster head swim coach Many of these girls are on staff… Continue reading

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Reporter Athlete of the Month: Joshua Saole-Favors

Foster High School’s Joshua Saole-Favors, football, was selected as the Tukwila Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Month for October. Q:… Continue reading

  • 2 months ago

 

Life

Prepare to dive into the inner workings of a library

The possibilities seem endless. Row upon row of books awaits you, each representing a fact to learn, a crime to Continue reading...

 

Opinion
Lester “Flip” Herndon

Let’s keep moving Tukwila SD in a positive direction

Hello Tukwila Students and Families, I am excited to start my work with the Tukwila School District staff and community… Continue reading

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Foster grad honored for service in World War I

Edward Charles “Eddie” Cunningham, one of three members of the 1916 Foster High graduating class, shipped off to France in… Continue reading

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Northwest

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.