Politics Section

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

By Ralph Nichols After years of visioning and planning, Tukwila Village at 14400 Tukwila International Boulevard – a community within the community – is taking shape. Construction of this mixed-use... [Read more]

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

The City of Tukwila will be holding an Open house about the new Public Safety Plan at Tukwila Fire Station 54 this Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. – Noon. “Residents of Tukwila recently approved... [Read more]

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Experienced non-profit, business consultant and community organizer Andrea H. Reay will assume the position of President/CEO of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, it was announced Friday, Aug.... [Read more]

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce announced a partnership on Tuesday (April 26) with the intent “to better promote the regional... [Read more]

ELECTION: Tukwila School measures appear to be passing

ELECTION: Tukwila School measures appear to be passing

King County Elections initial results – as of 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9 – indicate that all three of the Tukwila School District ballot measures are on their way to passing. Results will be updated... [Read more]

Dena Guttridge is the new Pres./CEO for SW King County Chamber of Commerce

Dena Guttridge is the new Pres./CEO for SW King County Chamber of Commerce

Dena Guttridge is the new President/CEO of the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce, where she replaces Carol Kolson, who will be exiting and relocating with her family to another state. The Board... [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]

ELECTION RESULTS: Early returns show Ekberg winning Mayor’s race

ELECTION RESULTS: Early returns show Ekberg winning Mayor’s race

With 19.38% of votes tallied, the first returns of Tuesday’s General Election show that Allen Ekberg is winning the Mayor’s race, while Kate Kruller is cruising to victory for Council Position... [Read more]

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

Here’s episode #26 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]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘The Wrong Direction for Tukwila…’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘The Wrong Direction for Tukwila…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Tukwila Blog nor its staff:] The Wrong Direction for Tukwila. I have... [Read more]