County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

Agreement reached, and Tukwila Schools are back in session

Agreement reached, and Tukwila Schools are back in session

An agreement has been reached between the Tukwila School District and their employees that will give the TEA and TCEA staff a 10% raise apiece. This ratification allowed for school to begin on Monday,... [Read more]

Possible agreement reached between Tukwila School District & union

Possible agreement reached between Tukwila School District & union

Looks like there may be a possible agreement between the Tukwila School District and Tukwila Education Association, which would end the current strike, both the district and union announced Friday, Sept.... [Read more]

‘Age Wave’ Candidates Forum will be held at Tukwila Village Friday, Sept. 14

‘Age Wave’ Candidates Forum will be held at Tukwila Village Friday, Sept. 14

AARP WA will be holding an ‘Age Wave’ Candidates Forum for South King County at The Sullivan Center at Tukwila Village on Friday, Sept. 14. The ‘Age Wave’ is both an opportunity... [Read more]

UPDATE: Due to teacher strike, first day of school cancelled for Wed., Sept. 4

UPDATE: Due to teacher strike, first day of school cancelled for Wed., Sept. 4

UPDATE: The Tukwila School District announced on Tuesday (Sept. 4), that due to an impending strike, the first day of school will be canceled Wednesday, Sept. 5. There will be no transportation service,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority is the destination marketing organization for Southwest King County. The region referred to as “Seattle Southside” is comprised of the cities of SeaTac,... [Read more]

Tukwila Education Association Members vote to strike, effective Sept. 5

Tukwila Education Association Members vote to strike, effective Sept. 5

The Tukwila Education Association Bargaining Team voted to call a teacher strike against the Tukwila School District, effective this coming Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. On Aug. 14, Tukwila EA general membership... [Read more]

Tukwila School Board fires Dr. Judith Berry as Superintendent

Tukwila School Board fires Dr. Judith Berry as Superintendent

On Tuesday, Aug. 28, the Tukwila School District Board terminated the contract of Dr. Judith Berry, who had been serving as Interim Superintendent. The duties of Superintendent will be taken over by Dr.... [Read more]

14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

The 14-year old boy who was accidentally shot and killed Tuesday night (Aug. 14) in Burien has been identified by the Tukwila School District as Onjeray ‘OJ’ Devereaux. ‘OJ’ attended... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

On Friday, Aug. 10, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its first-ever ‘State of Our Schools’ luncheon, featuring Tukwila School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Judith K. Berry,... [Read more]

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