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‘One Heck Of A Long Distance Call!’ Students Speak With Orbiting Astronauts

‘One Heck Of A Long Distance Call!’ Students Speak With Orbiting Astronauts

Story by Mark Neuman Photos by Scott Schaefer Three astronauts, orbiting Earth in the International Space Station, turned on a camera, popped open some microphones, and spoke with several local high... [Read more]

VIDEO: High-Speed Chase Ends In Restroom Of Tukwila Claim Jumper

VIDEO: High-Speed Chase Ends In Restroom Of Tukwila Claim Jumper

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a high-speed chase on Tuesday (Mar. 1) that began in Covington ended in the restroom of the Tukwila Claim Jumper restaurant. Here’s the full... [Read more]

VIDEO: Amazing ‘Shadow Tree’ Art Seen On Southcenter Blvd.

VIDEO: Amazing ‘Shadow Tree’ Art Seen On Southcenter Blvd.

Friend of the Blog and local Artist Maureen Hoffmann shared this incredibly beautiful find she videotaped this week in Tukwila – she calls it a ‘Shadow Tree’ and as she posted on her... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Rising Duwamish River Takes Tethered Boat Down In Tukwila

PHOTOS: Rising Duwamish River Takes Tethered Boat Down In Tukwila

The Duwamish River crested Tuesday (Jan. 18th), and as it rose it brought a tethered boat down with it, as seen in these photos shot by Photographer David Sharpe (click images to see larger versions): David... [Read more]

City Of Tukwila Offering Free Wetlands Training In February

City Of Tukwila Offering Free Wetlands Training In February

The City of Tukwila is offering free training for people who want to learn how to care for wetlands, streams, and buffers in two sessions: Thursday, Feb. 23rd and Saturday, Feb. 26th. The program is... [Read more]