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State reveals top bid for Tukwila liquor store

An individual from Indiana received the received the rights to apply for a spirits retail liquor license at the Tukwila state-run liquor store.

Police arrest man after chase from Southcenter Mall to Tukwila Pond Park

Tukwila Police chased and eventually caught a 21-year-old Tacoma man during an incident Sunday afternoon that started at the Westfield Southcenter Mall and ended about 90 minutes later after the man swam across pond at Tukwila Pond Park.

Tukwila residents seek to reduce home burglaries

When Jun Castillo heard about a recent rash of home burglaries in Tukwila, he decided to revive a Block Watch program in his Foster Point neighborhood.

Tukwila man dies from injuries suffered in Interstate 5 accident | Update

A 23-year-old Tukwila man has died from injuries suffered after his vehicle collided with a disabled logging truck at about 6:45 a.m. April 12 along Interstate 5 near South 188th Street.

Tukwila considers mandatory garbage service

Residents can tell the Tukwila City Council on April 23 what they think of the idea to start a mandatory garbage collection program.

Man robs Tukwila credit union

Tukwila Police are searching for a man who robbed a Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union branch at about 4 p.m. Monday.

Tukwila boy pleads not guilty to stabbing death of SeaTac girl

A 17-year-old Tukwila boy pleaded not guilty Monday to a second-degree murder charge for the stabbing death March 17 of Jasmyn Tully, a 17-year-old SeaTac girl.

Prosecutors file murder charge against Tukwila boy for stabbing death of SeaTac girl | Update

King County prosecutors filed a second-degree murder charge Tuesday against a 17-year-old Tukwila boy in connection with the stabbing death of a 17-year-old SeaTac girl Saturday at a Tukwila apartment.

Starbucks builds Tukwila store out of shipping containers

Tukwila is the site for a one-of-a-kind Starbucks drive-thru built out of used shipping containers.

NTSB preliminary report shows plane accident that killed Kentlake swim coach crashed 20 minutes after takeoff

The Cessna 172 plane crashed that killed Kentlake High School swim coach Seth Dawson smashed into trees on the western face of Mount Si in North Bend about 20 minutes after takeoff from Renton Municipal Airport.

Tukwila’s iFLY to host indoor skydiving competition May 22-23

Tukwila's iFLY Seattle will host a 2012 International Bodyflight Association indoor skydiving competition.

Gang member connected to Tukwila murder sentenced for conspiracy to manufacture marijuana

A Seattle man sentenced last month for second-degree murder in connection with a Tukwila killing, received a 25-year sentence Friday in U.S. District Court in Seattle for conspiracy to manufacture marijuana.

Prosecutors charge SeaTac man with luring a 13-year-old Tukwila girl

King County prosecutors have charged a 27-year-old SeaTac man with luring for trying to get a 13-year-old girl into his car in Tukwila.

Medical examiner identifies 19-year-old woman shot and killed in Tukwila | Update

Tukwila Police are trying to determine who shot and killed a 19-year-old woman Thursday, Feb. 2 while she sat as a passenger in a vehicle at the intersection of Tukwila International Boulevard and South 116th Street.

Prosecutors file voyeurism charge in Tukwila LA Fitness case against Renton man

King County prosecutors charged a 48-year-old Renton man Feb. 2 with voyeurism after he allegedly took photographs inside of the women's locker room at the Tukwila LA Fitness, 350 Baker Blvd.

31-year-old Tukwila man found dead near home by family | Update

Tukwila Police are waiting for an autopsy report or possibly even a toxicology report before they determine what caused the death of a 31-year-old man found dead just outside his home.

Water pipe break in Tukwila causes minor flooding | Update

An 8-inch secondary feeder water pipe broke early Thursday morning in Tukwila causing minor flooding that damaged a few cars in a hotel parking lot as well as an office at a nearby car wash.

Tukwila Police arrest Renton man who reportedly took photos inside LA Fitness women’s locker room

Tukwila Police arrested a 48-year-old Renton man for investigation of voyeurism after he allegedly took photographs inside of the women's locker room at the Tukwila LA Fitness, 350 Baker Blvd.

Nguyen sentenced to 25 years for Tukwila murder

A 44-year-old man received a maximum prison sentence Friday in Seattle of 25 years, four months in connection with a 2007 Tukwila murder.

Man who boarded cab in Tukwila arrested for robbery

Seattle Police arrested a 44-year-old man Monday for investigation of robbery in connection with a man who boarded a cab in Tukwila before allegedly pulling a gun on the driver after reaching a Seattle destination.