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Three Tukwila motels seized by Feds after year-long investigation

Three Tukwila motels seized by Feds after year-long investigation

Three motels in Tukwila were seized and boarded-up by federal agents Tuesday (Aug. 27) following a year-long investigation of criminal activity in and around the motels, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A.... [Read more]

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

The power is on, the cutterhead is hooked up and two miles of Seattle soil await the teeth of ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, which you can “meet” in person... [Read more]

SW King County Chamber of Commerce Selects Carol Kolson as New President

SW King County Chamber of Commerce Selects Carol Kolson as New President

After conducting a three-month search period, the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced on Thursday (March 28) Carol Kolson as their new President/CEO. Kolson will assume... [Read more]

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

by Greg Wright Storytelling has become a worldwide phenomenon. The Puget Sound’s newest annual festival, hosted at PowellsWood Garden on the upper edge of the Redondo greenbelt, is expanding this year... [Read more]

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Get outside and make a difference with your Friday afternoon! Join BECU, Forterra and the City of Tukwila from 1:00 to 4:00 PM on Friday, March 8 and help restore the Duwamish shoreline. “Join community... [Read more]

S.W. King County Chamber CEO Lynn Wallace Leaving for New Gig in Renton

S.W. King County Chamber CEO Lynn Wallace Leaving for New Gig in Renton

Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce CEO/President Lynn Wallace is leaving her position to join the Renton Chamber of Commerce, according to an email sent out Monday (Jan. 14). Wallace has served... [Read more]

SW King County Chamber of Commerce Honors Business Award Winners

SW King County Chamber of Commerce Honors Business Award Winners

On Friday (Jan. 11), the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce awarded the following 2013 Business Award Winners at its annual luncheon (click image to see larger version): L-R: Randy Coplen, The Quincy... [Read more]