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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 of Dec. 28, five of… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2018

 

School district, police investigate threat made toward Foster

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

 

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.

  • Dec 13, 2018

 

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.

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.
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

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
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.

  • Dec 10, 2018
Courtesy photo from Cloud Nine Creamery.
Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman certifies the results of the 2018 General Election in Olympia on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Courtesy Office of the Secretary of State

Historic high-turnout midterm election|Secretary of State

According to statistics compiled by the Office of Secretary of State, the general election turnout approached two additional participation records.

  • Dec 7, 2018
Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman certifies the results of the 2018 General Election in Olympia on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Courtesy Office of the Secretary of State
Submitted photo from Puget Sound Regional Fire

Mobile home fire|Puget Sound Fire

A fire in SeaTac was reported on Dec. 5 at around 8 a.m.

  • Dec 6, 2018
Submitted photo from Puget Sound Regional Fire

King County Metro partners with carpooling apps to offer discounts|King County Metro

King County Metro partnered with apps Waze Carpool and Scoop to help commuters find carpooling partners, providing more mobility options to area workers.

  • Dec 5, 2018
Submitted photo from the Des Moines Police Department

UPDATE: Vehicle of drive-by shooting identified

Police ask if you see a blue 1999 Honda Civic with the Washington license plate AKU8731, call 911.

  • Dec 4, 2018
Submitted photo from the Des Moines Police Department
Photo submitted by the Museum of Flight

Santa is flying in|Museum of Flight

Santa will make his annual appearance at the Museum of Flight on Dec. 15

  • Dec 4, 2018
Photo submitted by the Museum of Flight

KCLS releases its Best Books of 2018|King County Library System

The best book lists are selected by nominations and votes from KCLS librarians and staff.

  • Nov 30, 2018

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