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Former Tukwila police officer pleads guilty to violating civil rights of detained man

A former Tukwila and Snoqualmie police officer pleaded guilty on Nov. 2 in U.S. District Court in Seattle to deprivation of rights under color of… Continue reading

Let your voice be heard this election | Editor’s Note

Election season is upon us. Don’t forget to return your ballot.

Tukwila Police look for answers in Monday’s shooting

Tukwila Police on Tuesday were searching for answers in shooting in the city's Allentown neighborhood on Monday.

Tukwila man seriously injured in shooting on Monday

A Tukwila man received life threatening injuries in a shooting in the city's Allentown neighborhood on Monday.

Let your voice be heard this election | Editor’s Note

Election season is upon us. Ballots for the Nov. 8 general election should arrive in voters' mailboxes this week.

Ioane finds her place on Foster’s volleyball team | Prep Sports

Playing volleyball has taught Foster High School senior Veronica Ioane the importance of communication.

Pumpkins take over Tukwila Pool | SLIDESHOW

The Tukwila Pool was transformed into a floating pumpkin patch last Saturday for the second annual Pumpkin Plunge.

Pumpkins take over Tukwila Pool | SLIDESHOW

The Tukwila Pool was transformed into a floating pumpkin patch last Saturday for the second annual Pumpkin Plunge.

Tukwila Bond measure would invest in public safety | Election

Tukwila residents on Nov. 8 will vote on a $77 million bond measure, which would invest in public safety by funding the replacement of three fire stations, purchase fire equipment and construct a justice center to house the police department and municipal court.

Tukwila City Council, mayor support ST3 | Election

Voters throughout King, Pierce and Snohomish counties decide Nov. 8 on the Sound Transit regional mass transportation package known as ST3, which would improve mass transit across the three counties – expanding light rail, commuter rails and bus rapid transit service.

Man charged in fatal stabbing at Tukwila light rail station

A 30-year-old man has been charged in the stabbing death of a 29-year-old Friday Harbor man at the Tukwila light rail station on Oct. 2.

WSDOT breaks ground on improvements at I-405/SR 167 Interchange

Gov. Jay Inslee joined federal, state and local officials Thursday to celebrate the first project to begin construction with Connecting Washington funding in the greater Seattle area.

Inquest ordered in fatal shooting involving Tukwila Police

King County Executive Dow Constantine ordered an inquest into the August fatal shooting of Jeffrey J. Martelli by Tukwila Police officers.

Man pleads not guilty in Tukwila murder case

Treston D. Baladez-Carrillo pled not guilty on Thursday to three charges in connection with the August fatal shooting of 18-year-old Bryan Dominguez-Navarro in Tukwila.

Tukwila Police investigate attempted rape

The Tukwila Police Major Crimes Unit is investigating an attempted rape reported on Thursday night at the Duwamish Hill Preserve.

Part of the art: Sculpture at new Foster Library includes community element

Armed with cans of spray paint and stencils, community members gathered in the Foster Library parking lot last month to be a part of the art.

Man arrested, charged in Tukwila murder

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the August fatal shooting of 18-year-old Bryan Dominguez-Navarro in Tukwila.

Tukwila schools prepare for SmartLabs, STEAM initiatives | Superintendent Nancy Coogan

Imagine a typical classroom. Are you seeing rows of individual desks aligned toward a lecturing teacher at a blackboard in the front? OK, now erase that. Tukwila schools are aiming for a completely different type of learning environment, and we're taking a major step forward next month when we begin piloting SmartLabs.

Tukwila Police discuss recent shootings, crime at community meeting

Despite three shootings in one week last month in Tukwila – including a homicide – police say overall violent crime in the city seems to be down.

“Heart over height”: Despite small stature, Ferrer dominates for Foster football

Foster High School senior Isaiah Ferrer might be small, but he's fast on the football field.

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