Sheriff’s Office conducts search in Tukwila for remains in Green River case
The King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit, in conjunction with King County Search and Rescue, conducted an evidence search in Tukwila Saturday morning for victim remains of Green River killer Gary Ridgway. The area searched was on S. 178th Street, near I-5, south and west of the Southcenter Mall in Tukwila. As with the search last week near Duvall, this search was based on continuing re-evaluation and analysis of information provided by Ridgway in 2003 regarding the location(s) of possible victims. These were the first searches of these sites. Neither site was specifically identified, or pinpointed by ...
Tukwila Historical Society holding Holiday Gathering on Saturday, Dec. 10
The Tukwila Historical Society's 2016 Holiday Gathering will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Historic Nelsen House, located at 15643 West Valley Highway (map below). Special Guest Speakers will be Pulitzer prize nominee Tom Reese & Eric Wagner, presenting photos from the recently published book “Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish.” Guests receive 1-year Black River Level with New Membership Appetizers and beverages will be served. Raffle with great gift items Dress Casual Limited seating – please RSVP at: 206/244-4478 or email [email protected] “Once and Future River” was called an "instant classic” by the West Seattle Herald. “It is fundamentally a book of hope,” said Denis ...
18-year old man killed in shooting at Tukwila apartment complex
An 18-year old man was killed after a shooting at a Tukwila apartment complex parking lot Sunday night, Aug. 14. Police say that two men were in a car in the parking lot of the complex – located at 3445 S. 144th Street (map below) – when they were shot. The young man died at the scene. The other victim is a 24-year old man who was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with serious injuries. Police said that he is expected to survive. Police add that the shooter escaped on foot and is still at large. Officials said that the shooting suspect likely knew ...
Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce
Experienced non-profit, business consultant and community organizer Andrea H. Reay will assume the position of President/CEO of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, it was announced Friday, Aug. 12. Reay replaces Dena Guttridge, who left the position in July. Ms. Reay was formerly the Executive Director of the Discover Burien Association, a position she held since 2013. She will assume her new position effective immediately. “We are very excited to have Andrea aboard," said Judy Coovert, Chairwoman of the Board. "She is a committed member of our community and brings a wealth of experience and talents to our fast growing region. She ...
PHOTOS/VIDEO: Light show dazzles at Boeing’s 100th Anniversary Party
Courtesy Elston Hill comes these photos of some amazing light shows that dazzled guests at Boeing's 100th Anniversary Party Friday night, July 15 (click images to see larger versions): VIDEO Here's the full video of the presentation: [embed]https://youtu.be/UAIlnxF1eEQ[/embed]
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