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Community Police Academy begins Mar. 7

Community Police Academy begins Mar. 7

The Community Police Academy will meet every Wednesday for 12 weeks from March 7 until May 30. There will be two Saturday classes as well for hands-on firearms and driving training. This is a 13-week opportunity... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>The Benefits of Recognition</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: The Benefits of Recognition

The Benefits of Recognition By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Saying “Thank You” matters. Whether in your personal life or in the workplace. Showing gratitude promotes... [Read more]

Power outage hits eastern side of Tukwila Wednesday afternoon

Power outage hits eastern side of Tukwila Wednesday afternoon

Tukwila Police are reporting that there’s a power outage in parts of the eastern side of town along West Valley Hwy from Strander Blvd on the south end to about the area of the Foster Golf Course... [Read more]

Two-car injury accident closes Southcenter Blvd. Tuesday afternoon

Two-car injury accident closes Southcenter Blvd. Tuesday afternoon

All lanes of Southcenter Blvd. from the 5300 block to Macadam Road were closed for a while on Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 23, due to a two-car injury collision. Tukwila Police say that the accident happened... [Read more]

Volunteers work to remove ivy in Tukwila on MLK Day of Service Monday

Volunteers work to remove ivy in Tukwila on MLK Day of Service Monday

Many Volunteers turned out on Monday’s ‘MLK Day of Service’ to help remove and mulch ivy in Tukwila. “Big thank you to all the volunteers: United Way of King County, Forterra NW,... [Read more]

Kona Kai Coffee holding ‘Valentines for a Cause’ fundraiser on Sat., Feb. 10

Kona Kai Coffee holding ‘Valentines for a Cause’ fundraiser on Sat., Feb. 10

Kona Kai Coffee will be holding a ‘VALENTINES FOR A CAUSE’ fundraiser in Tukwila on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. This fundraiser will run from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., and will include Dinner and Jazz. A... [Read more]

Museum of Flight hosting historic Apollo 11 Exhibit recalling 1st moon landing

Museum of Flight hosting historic Apollo 11 Exhibit recalling 1st moon landing

Apollo Command Module with F-1 engine. Apollo Command Module. Gemini space suit gloves. Pete Conrad leather flight jacket. Photos courtesy Museum of Flight By Ralph Nichols When the total solar eclipse... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE 4:20 p.m. Jan. 9, 2018: Tukwila Police have re-opened Southcenter Blvd., and are reporting that the ‘suspicious device’ found at a bus shelter was actually a rice cooker: The suspicious... [Read more]

Academy Schools & Northwest Harvest Empty Bowls fundraiser is Jan. 23

Academy Schools & Northwest Harvest Empty Bowls fundraiser is Jan. 23

Academy Schools invites all to their second annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser to benefit Northwest Harvest and to help fight hunger in our community on Tuesday, Jan. 23. The event will be held at the Northwest... [Read more]

City of Tukwila seeking residents to serve on new Port of Seattle committee

City of Tukwila seeking residents to serve on new Port of Seattle committee

The City of Tukwila is currently recruiting for two community members to serve on a new Port of Seattle community committee. Starting in February of 2018, the Port of Seattle will convene a new community... [Read more]