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Weekend lane reductions on northbound I-5 in Tukwila and SeaTac starts June 2

Weekend lane reductions on northbound I-5 in Tukwila and SeaTac starts June 2

Drivers should be prepared for eight weekends of lane closures, which likely will cause backups and delays on northbound Interstate 5 in SeaTac and Tukwila, starting in June, the Washington State Department... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24 at the Starbucks near Macy’s at Southcenter Mall, from 4 – 7 p.m. “Please join us for a cup of coffee and a very informal meet... [Read more]

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Photos courtesy King County Library System By Ralph Nichols The new Tukwila Library, which welcomed more than a thousand community residents at its grand opening April 29, has been an instant hit with... [Read more]

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two teens from Tukwila – a 16-year old male and 19-year old female – were stabbed by a woman from Des Moines in an altercation in Seattle Tuesday night, May 9. Police say that at around 10 p.m. Tuesday,... [Read more]

Suspected drunk driver t-bones truck, kills woman in Tukwila Thursday night

Suspected drunk driver t-bones truck, kills woman in Tukwila Thursday night

A Burien woman was killed after her truck was struck by a suspected drunk driver Thursday night on the West Valley Highway in Tukwila, police said. Tukwila deputies responded to an accident report near... [Read more]

WhiteWater ORCAS All Schools Swim Meet will be Dec. 3 at Tukwila Pool

WhiteWater ORCAS All Schools Swim Meet will be Dec. 3 at Tukwila Pool

WhiteWater ORCAS 2nd Annual “All Schools Swim Meet” will be on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the Tukwila Pool. Here’s more info: TO REGISTER: 2nd Annual “All Schools Swim Meet promoting school spirit,... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Tuesday, July 26

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Tuesday, July 26

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Tuesday, July 26, from 3 – 5 p.m.! Sit down with Tukwila Police officers and ask questions or share what’s on yours/their mind. This is a free and open event. “This... [Read more]

Major rehab coming to southbound I-5 from Tukwila to Federal Way this spring

Major rehab coming to southbound I-5 from Tukwila to Federal Way this spring

Everyone was taught the “three R’s” in school, and starting this spring, drivers who use southbound I-5 between Tukwila and Federal Way will learn a new meaning for that phrase – Replace, Repave... [Read more]

Tukwila Pool’s Winter Fiesta will be Saturday, Dec. 19

Tukwila Pool’s Winter Fiesta will be Saturday, Dec. 19

Holidays can be stressful, why not make plans to relax at the Tukwila Pool Winter Fiesta on Saturday, Dec. 19, from 1 – 3 p.m. Family swimming, cannonball contest and icebergs in the shallow end! Avoid... [Read more]

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

Here’s episode #27 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]