Dean Radford

Strander Blvd. funding key to finishing Tukwila Sounder Station access

One key City of Tukwila project that isn’t funded is the extension eastward of Strander Boulevard, which, when done, will improve traffic flow in and out of the Tukwila Sounder Station.

Tukwila is South King County’s key transportation hub

The region's transportation system includes the successful King County Metro RapidRide F Line, which connects Renton, the Tukwila Sounder Station, Southcenter, SeaTac and Burien.

Foster High School to celebrate Centennial on March 21

A community committee has been working for months to plan the event that will include plenty of social time, speeches, music, refreshments, a slide show and, of course, a sock-hop dance

Foster boys to play Saturday to keep basketball playoff hopes alive | SCORE: Olympic 72, Foster 41

The Bulldogs will play Olympic High School at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Curtis High School, 8425 40th St. Court W., University Place.

Foster girls head into basketball postseason against ninth-ranked Liberty | UPDATE: Kingston 39, Foster 27

The Bulldogs will play again at 6:30 p.m. Friday (Feb. 13) at Bellarmine Prep High School, 2300 S. Washington St., in Tacoma against Kingston High School, which lost to Fife High School, 42-39, Wednesday night.

Mark Schenck 132-pound champ; wrestlers off to regional tourney

Joining Mark Schenck, a junior, at the regional tournament Saturday are Cale Woyvodich, who placed second at subregionals in the 120-pound weight class, Zane Galoia, who placed second at 220 pounds, and Kumar Teve, who placed fourth at 285 pounds.

Foster boys to play Sammamish Thursday in kick off of basketball postseason

The boys play Sammamish High School at 7 p.m. Thursday at Sammamish High School, 100 140th Ave. S.E., Bellevue.

Museum presentation to shed light on dark facts of German Luftwaffe

Two experts will try to set the record straight on certain romanticism surrounding Adolf Hitler's air force during World War II in a talk Feb. 14 at the Museum of Flight.

Found in Tukwila, a house for the ages and a place to tell a UFO story

For 105 years the Craftsman house has stood mostly unchanged, built at a time when Seattle was more into gardens than jets and Tukwila was just a year old.

Seahawks arrive home at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Sea-Tac

The Seattle Seahawks will arrive from Arizona at 3:30 p.m. today (Monday) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to waiting media but not fans.

Westfield shooting investigation continues in Tukwila; no arrests yet

Two Tukwila Police officers were working at the mall when the shooting occurred, arriving on scene within a minute, according to Tukwila Police Commander Eric Drever. Other offices responded within three minutes.

Fight leads to gunfire, minor injury at Westfield Monday evening

A handgun believed involved in the shooting at about 5 p.m. Monday was found during a search of the parking lot outside the mall's north entrance. The suspect had not been identified Monday evening.

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No, it’s the iconic fighter jet ‘Seahawk’

It's the Tukwila museum's way of celebrating what it calls the "extraordinary events" that will happen on Feb. 1 – Super Bowl Sunday – in Glendale, Ariz.

Here’s the game plan to send off the Seahawks for Super Bowl 49

The 12th Man – thousands of them – will send off the Seattle Seahawks Sunday morning to do battle with the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 49.

Tukwila schools tapping power of literacy to help all students succeed

In the Tukwila School District, a team of teachers, administrators, coaches and staff members are drilling down into the meaning of “active” literacy appropriate for each grade level and across all content, such as math and science.

Life’s lessons learned on basketball court | Editor’s note

Ronnie and Freddie Roberson are stars on the Foster basketball court. Their ability goes way beyond putting up a bunch of points on the scoreboard.

Foster wrestlers’ goal again is the Mat Classic in Tacoma

Cale Woyvodich, again ranked No. 1 in the state in his weight class, and teammate Luis Cuellar are on track to compete in the Mat Classic state tournament next month in Tacoma.

For Roberson brothers dream comes true on basketball court

Foster Coach Isaac Tucker says the importance of the Robersons to the team is hard to put into words. “We drop off very fast when either of them isn’t on the court,” he says. Ronnie is 6-foot-5; the roster says Freddie is 5-foot-11, but he’s not much shorter than Ronnie.

Tukwila Pool is ready for next mission for the community

A gathering to celebrate, recognize and appreciate the Tukwila Pool Metropolitan Park District community for the effort to transition the pool to independent operations is 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at the pool, 4414 S. 144th St., Tukwila. There will be coffee and muffins.

Arts commission to see initial design for new Tukwila Library sculpture

Artist John Fleming will present his preliminary concept for the sculpture to the Tukwila Arts Commission at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, at the Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Ave. S., Tukwila. The public is welcome to attend.

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