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14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

The 14-year old boy who was accidentally shot and killed Tuesday night (Aug. 14) in Burien has been identified by the Tukwila School District as Onjeray ‘OJ’ Devereaux. ‘OJ’ attended... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

On Friday, Aug. 10, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its first-ever ‘State of Our Schools’ luncheon, featuring Tukwila School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Judith K. Berry,... [Read more]

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Please welcome new sponsor Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Des Moines Beach Park Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination Many locals take the natural and urban wonder of Southwest King County... [Read more]

Tukwila man sentenced to 20 years in prison for images of Child Rape

Tukwila man sentenced to 20 years in prison for images of Child Rape

A 40-year old Tukwila man was sentenced this week in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 20 years in prison and 25 years of supervised release for production and possession of child pornography, announced... [Read more]

Man shot, killed in Tukwila Wednesday morning

Man shot, killed in Tukwila Wednesday morning

On Wednesday morning (Aug. 1), Tukwila Police responded to reports of a shooting in the 3400 block of S. 146th Street, where a 22-year old man was shot and killed. Upon arrival, officers located a 22-year... [Read more]

VIDEO: Ribbon cut at sleek new Hotel Interurban in Tukwila Thursday

VIDEO: Ribbon cut at sleek new Hotel Interurban in Tukwila Thursday

On Thursday, July 26, 2018, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for the sleek new Hotel Interurban, located at 223 Andover Park E. in Tukwila. The brand new, 185-room, 19-story structure is now the tallest... [Read more]

Restored B-52 squeezes by Aviation High en route to new home Tuesday

Restored B-52 squeezes by Aviation High en route to new home Tuesday

A retired B-52 rolled (carefully) down I-5 & SR 405 en route to its new home in Tukwila Tuesday, but first the mammoth aircraft had to squeeze around a corner near Raisbeck Aviation High School. The... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>Why Business & Government Relationships Matter</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: Why Business & Government Relationships Matter

Why Business and Government Relationships Matter By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Our Chamber of Commerce is proud of the relationships we’ve built with local government;... [Read more]

Seattle Southside RTA concerned with King County Exec’s new tax proposal

Seattle Southside RTA concerned with King County Exec’s new tax proposal

By Scott Schaefer King County Executive Dow Constantine on Wednesday (May 23) announced a proposal that would change the intended allocation of lodging tax dollars away from the local tourism industry,... [Read more]

Road rage believed to be cause of drive-by shooting on I-405 Thursday

Road rage believed to be cause of drive-by shooting on I-405 Thursday

Tukwila Police are reporting that a drive-by shooting on I-405 – just south of I-5 in Tukwila – injured a victim in the arm and blocked two lanes of the freeway Thursday afternoon, May 24. Police say... [Read more]