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Man shot at gas station dies from injuries; Renton man arrested

Man shot at gas station dies from injuries; Renton man arrested

On Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at about 12 a.m., Tukwila Police Officers in the vicinity of Southcenter Blvd and Tukwila International Blvd heard the sound of an illegal discharge. Police say that a 32-year-old... [Read more]

Utility pole onto car in Tukwila knocks out power to thousands Friday

Utility pole onto car in Tukwila knocks out power to thousands Friday

Photo courtesy Tukwila Police Utility poles that fell onto an occupied car on E. Marginal Way in Tukwila knocked out power to thousands in the south end Friday afternoon, April 5. Numerous squalls with... [Read more]

Tukwila Pride Street Fair will be June 15

Tukwila Pride Street Fair will be June 15

The first-ever Tukwila Pride Street Fair will be held June 15. Tukwila Pride is the first-ever pride festival in the diverse and culture-fluid city of Tukwila. “Bring your friends and family to... [Read more]

Demolition of Travelodge Motel begins, and Tukwila Police have some advice

Demolition of Travelodge Motel begins, and Tukwila Police have some advice

Demolition of the Travelodge at 14845 Tukwila Int Blvd began on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019. Here’s an update from Tukwila Police: Crews demolished the north building this morning (Tuesday, Feb.... [Read more]

South County Area Transportation Board recommends siting of 2nd regional airport

South County Area Transportation Board recommends siting of 2nd regional airport

By Scott Schaefer Founder/Publisher/Editor The South (King) County Area Transportation Board (SCATBd) on Tuesday (Jan. 15) released a ‘Legislative Request for Support’ that recommends siting... [Read more]

VIDEO: City Administrator David Cline gives Economic Forecast for Tukwila

VIDEO: City Administrator David Cline gives Economic Forecast for Tukwila

On Friday, Jan. 12, 2019, City Administrator David Cline delivered an Economic Forecast for the City of Tukwila at the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. He also showed a new video that demonstrates... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee recently proposed a new, two-year budget that calls for $3.7 billion in new and higher taxes, and also includes a 9 percent capital gains tax, which would take Washington from... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Education IS Economic Development</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Education IS Economic Development

Education IS Economic Development By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce When I first started working in and with community organizations focused on economic development... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

The Tukwila Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying the toy thief seen in the surveillance video below: ID ME – Bah Humbug Edition! We have two robbery suspects that we would... [Read more]

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

The Tukwila Police Department is reporting that on Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018, detectives culminated a months-long investigation into a series of purse and wallet thefts at Costco with the arrest... [Read more]