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ArtsWest to spotlight 'Agents of Change' in 2019-2020 season lineup - West Seattle Blog

ArtsWest to spotlight 'Agents of Change' in 2019-2020 season lineup  West Seattle Blog

Next week, ArtsWest will be honored at the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce's 2019 Westside Awards breakfast as Not-For-Profit of the Year. This week, the ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:50 am


Part of Seattle’s NHL future is honoring its hockey past - Charlotte Observer

Part of Seattle’s NHL future is honoring its hockey past  Charlotte Observer

Walking into the preview center for the new NHL franchise coming to Seattle is a sensory overload of pictures and video giving a peek at what is going to arrive ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 6:26 am


Mariners serve up 3 home runs in series opening loss to Padres - Tri-City Herald

Mariners serve up 3 home runs in series opening loss to Padres  Tri-City Herald

SAN DIEGO — Austin Hedges' unusual two-run home run came with an assist from Mariners center fielder Mallex Smith. Hedges' fly ball to deep center field ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 6:14 am


City councilmember takes steps for rent control in Seattle - KOMO News

City councilmember takes steps for rent control in Seattle  KOMO News

Seattle's influence could lead Washington State in an effort to lift a statewide ban on rental control that's been in effect since 1981. At least that's what Seattle ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:24 am


Fairbanks officials allow use of marijuana at certain stores - Seattle Times

Fairbanks officials allow use of marijuana at certain stores  Seattle Times

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The city of Fairbanks will allow people to recreationally use marijuana inside the authorized stores where they buy it. The Fairbanks ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:10 am


Alaska native corporation settles lawsuit with whistleblower - Seattle Times

Alaska native corporation settles lawsuit with whistleblower  Seattle Times

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native corporation has settled a civil lawsuit filed by a former employee who says the corporation abused a federal program.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:09 am


1 person shot in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood - KIRO Seattle

1 person shot in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood  KIRO Seattle

Seattle police are investigating a shooting in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood Tuesday evening.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:28 am


Delivery trucks to be banished from fragile curbsides of Pioneer Square - The Seattle Times

Delivery trucks to be banished from fragile curbsides of Pioneer Square  The Seattle Times

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) announced the policy Tuesday, to forbid vehicles heavier than 10000 pounds from the curb lane.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 1:26 am


Seattle-area rideshare driver charged with sexual assaults - The Spokesman-Review

Seattle-area rideshare driver charged with sexual assaults  The Spokesman-Review

A Seattle-area rideshare driver is facing criminal charges following the sexual assault of passengers, authorities said.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 12:36 am


Seattle Mariners bullpen, 2019: Few veterans, mostly young guys and a work in progress - Tacoma News Tribune

Seattle Mariners bullpen, 2019: Few veterans, mostly young guys and a work in progress  Tacoma News Tribune

The Seattle Mariners bullpen, which has been an ongoing experiment early on this season, changed again Tuesday. Right-hander Chasen Bradford (shoulder ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:57 pm


Seattle Mayor withdraws nominee to lead homelessness response after council controversy - KUOW News and Information

Seattle Mayor withdraws nominee to lead homelessness response after council controversy  KUOW News and Information

KUOW's Kate Walters speaks with host Kim Malcolm about Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan's announcement that, after months of controversy and delay, she's ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:36 pm


One Seattle judge, drug crimes, and a limited system - MyNorthwest.com

One Seattle judge, drug crimes, and a limited system  MyNorthwest.com

Seattle Judge Ed McKenna explains one case he faced recently, but it's a case he sees often, with many different defendants. The justice system is limited, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:19 pm


See inside six Seattle modern homes this weekend - Curbed Seattle

See inside six Seattle modern homes this weekend  Curbed Seattle

The Seattle Modern Architecture and Design Society and the Seattle Architecture Foundation will be giving their annual peek into six Seattle homes the last ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:07 pm


Richmond-based Need Supply Co. and Seattle retailer have merged - Richmond.com

Richmond-based Need Supply Co. and Seattle retailer have merged  Richmond.com

Richmond-based luxury fashion retailer Need Supply Co. has merged operations with another retailer — Seattle-based Totokaelo.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:55 pm


JetSuiteX to launch $99 flights between Oakland and Seattle’s Boeing Field in July - GeekWire

JetSuiteX to launch $99 flights between Oakland and Seattle’s Boeing Field in July  GeekWire

JetSuiteX says it's starting air *service* between Seattle's Boeing Field and Oakland International Airport in July, with flights that combine the convenience of ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:43 pm


Seattle man passes 250 kidney stones - KING5.com

Seattle man passes 250 kidney stones  KING5.com

SEATTLE — What can we learn from someone who has had over 250 kidney stones? Doctors at UW Medicine have been treating a Seattle man who since ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:42 pm


When hockey was king in Seattle - Mossback's Northwest - KCTS 9

When hockey was king in Seattle - Mossback's Northwest  KCTS 9

In 1917 Seattle hosted a plucky hockey team, the Metropolitans, that brought big-time sports to Seattle. These boys on the ice won Seattle's first world ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:24 pm


Seattle company buys Milford Crossing shopping center for $59.6 million at auction - New Haven Register

Seattle company buys Milford Crossing shopping center for $59.6 million at auction  New Haven Register

MILFORD — A Seattle-based real estate company and a New York-based asset management firm are teaming up to acquire the Milford Crossing Shopping ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:21 pm


Seattle council candidates for District 6 gather for Tuesday forum - MyNorthwest.com

Seattle council candidates for District 6 gather for Tuesday forum  MyNorthwest.com

Candidates for Seattle's District 6 will gather Tuesday evening for the next edition of Speak Out Seattle's series of forums for current city council races.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:49 pm


20 Best Things To Do in Seattle in May 2019 - Seattlemag

20 Best Things To Do in Seattle in May 2019  Seattlemag

Our handpicked list of the best bets for entertainment this month.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:34 pm


WEST SEATTLE CRIME WATCH: Mailbox, car break-ins - West Seattle Blog

WEST SEATTLE CRIME WATCH: Mailbox, car break-ins  West Seattle Blog

MAILBOX BREAK-INS: The photo is from Mark in the 6700 block of Beach Drive. He reports: “Our mailbox was broken into by this gentleman Sunday morning, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:43 pm


Seattle Got Quite a Haul for Frank Clark - The Big Lead

Seattle Got Quite a Haul for Frank Clark  The Big Lead

Seattle and Kansas City have combined forces to change the tenor and tone of this week's NFL Draft by pulling off a significant trade. The Seahawks are ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:20 pm


Permanent daylight saving time passes Washington state House 90-6, heads to Inslee’s desk - The Seattle Times

Permanent daylight saving time passes Washington state House 90-6, heads to Inslee’s desk  The Seattle Times

Lovers of the winter sunset, rejoice. A bill to put Washington state permanently on daylight saving time has passed the state House of Representatives 90-6 and ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:10 pm


Judge calls for sanctions against Seattle Tunnel Partners - KOMO News

Judge calls for sanctions against Seattle Tunnel Partners  KOMO News

SEATTLE (AP) — A judge has called for sanctions against contractors of a Seattle tunnel project for losing evidence in a $624 million cost-overrun lawsuit ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:06 pm


Amazon's growth puts more than one third of its corporate workers outside of Seattle - Washington Business Journal

Amazon's growth puts more than one third of its corporate workers outside of Seattle  Washington Business Journal

The number of employees outside Seattle is significant as Amazon reshapes the distribution of its workforce by expanding in other cities.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:32 pm


Seattle Rep Sets 9-Show 2019-20 Season - American Theatre

Seattle Rep Sets 9-Show 2019-20 Season  American Theatre

The lineup will include a remount of Manhattan Theatre Club's 'Jitney' and world premieres by Anna Ziegler and Justin Huertas.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:21 pm


Seattle City Council sends $219M library levy to ballot - KIRO Seattle

Seattle City Council sends $219M library levy to ballot  KIRO Seattle

Seattle City Council voted Monday to send a controversial $219 million library levy to the ballot in August.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:36 pm


Understanding Seattle's $219 million library levy, headed to voters this fall - Seattle PI

Understanding Seattle's $219 million library levy, headed to voters this fall  Seattle PI

Seattle has a reputation for its generosity, especially when it comes to raising money for things like the public library. On Monday the city council voted 8-0 to ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:37 pm


Seattle arena costs creep to $900M - Construction Dive

Seattle arena costs creep to $900M  Construction Dive

Construction industry news, trends and jobs for building professionals who want mobile-friendly *content*.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:25 pm


After Tuesday, skies over the Seattle area expected to dry up — but other counties could get more rain - The Seattle Times

After Tuesday, skies over the Seattle area expected to dry up — but other counties could get more rain  The Seattle Times

It's not necessarily going to be sunny, but the next couple of days should be mostly dry in Western Washington, according to the National Weather *Service* in ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:58 pm


Newest Seattle City Council member will have to dive into zoning - KUOW News and Information

Newest Seattle City Council member will have to dive into zoning  KUOW News and Information

Several rounds of voting by council members on Monday put Pacheco in the District 4 seat. Pacheco directs strategic engagement for a STEM program at the ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:55 pm


Fit for Her Seattle--Local Women Gather to Help End the Global Water Crisis (2019-04-27) - West Seattle Blog

Fit for Her Seattle--Local Women Gather to Help End the Global Water Crisis (2019-04-27)  West Seattle Blog

We're two local women excited to be hosting Fit for Her Seattle–a workout and fundraiser in one. Event check-in begins at 9 a.m. with a Hiit, plus yoga workout, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:25 pm


Judge finds that tunnel contractors threw away pipe fragments that Bertha hit - The Seattle Times

Judge finds that tunnel contractors threw away pipe fragments that Bertha hit  The Seattle Times

A judge handling the lawsuit released a ruling that chastised the contractors for failing to preserve the pipe fragments and two granite boulders also collected.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


The last family-owned video store in Seattle — Reckless Video — is on the verge of closing - The Seattle Times

The last family-owned video store in Seattle — Reckless Video — is on the verge of closing  The Seattle Times

While you and I sat on our couches and clicked things, neighborhood video stores started to disappear, one by one. Now there are only two left in Seattle, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Rantz: Liberal activists livid when SDOT acknowledges cars exist - MyNorthwest.com

Rantz: Liberal activists livid when SDOT acknowledges cars exist  MyNorthwest.com

Who knew an innocent safe-driving event would trigger the ire of Seattle's extremist urbanist class? Well, the Seattle Department of Transportation just found out.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:57 pm


Seattle's Democracy Voucher Program Already Outpacing 2017 - Sightline Institute

Seattle's Democracy Voucher Program Already Outpacing 2017  Sightline Institute

The goal of the voucher program, which was piloted in 2017 with help from Sightline Institute, is to get diverse candidates fueled by a broad base of donors.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:53 pm


In search of the NBA Sasquatch: Thunder fans in Seattle - The Athletic

In search of the NBA Sasquatch: Thunder fans in Seattle  The Athletic

Eleven years ago, the Sonics relocated to OKC. Did any fans in Seattle stick with the Thunder? We went to the Pacific Northwest to find out.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:02 am


City Council wants Seattle voters to double another property tax levy for the library - KOMO News

City Council wants Seattle voters to double another property tax levy for the library  KOMO News

The Seattle City Council has unanimously embraced Mayor Jenny Durkan's $219 million "Libraries for All" property tax levy, the latest occasion on which the City ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:39 am


FOLLOWUP: Seattle Public Library levy also headed for your August ballot - West Seattle Blog

FOLLOWUP: Seattle Public Library levy also headed for your August ballot  West Seattle Blog

Another levy will be on the August 6th ballot: The Seattle Public Library levy. Councilmembers voted unanimously today to send it to voters. (The item comes up ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:47 am


Seattle viaduct demolition delayed by 3 weeks - KING5.com

Seattle viaduct demolition delayed by 3 weeks  KING5.com

SEATTLE — Businesses along Seattle's waterfront said the Washington Department of Transportation told them that the viaduct demolition is behind schedule ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:58 am


Lyft driver charged with sexual assaults in Bellevue and SeaTac; under investigation for rapes in Seattle and Kirkland - The Seattle Times

Lyft driver charged with sexual assaults in Bellevue and SeaTac; under investigation for rapes in Seattle and Kirkland  The Seattle Times

A 34-year-old ride-share driver was charged Monday with rape in connection with the sexual assault of a woman in her hotel bathroom in SeaTac in March, two ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:15 am


Seattle Mariners, Home Runs, and …..? - FanSided

Seattle Mariners, Home Runs, and …..?  FanSided

The 2019 Mariners home run barrage shows no signs of stopping. Their current mark is a whopping 56 bombs through their first 25 contests. They're so far...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:59 am


Abel Pacheco Is Your Newest City Council Member, Seattle - TheStranger.com

Abel Pacheco Is Your Newest City Council Member, Seattle  TheStranger.com

The Seattle City Council replaces Quittin' Rob Johnson with Abel Pacheco.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:38 pm


Hoops: Seattle's Noah Williams loved WSU visit, dad tells CF.C - 247Sports

Hoops: Seattle's Noah Williams loved WSU visit, dad tells CF.C  247Sports

COUGAR BASKETBALL COACH Kyle Smith sees 6-5 Noah Williams out of Seattle as a point guard with “elite size,” and a guy who can come in and play now, ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:30 pm


‘We were terrified all the time’: Seattle’s Sri Lankans mourn bombing victims, recall their own fears - The Seattle Times

‘We were terrified all the time’: Seattle’s Sri Lankans mourn bombing victims, recall their own fears  The Seattle Times

Community members estimate there are about 700 Sri Lankans in the Puget Sound region, with many living in Seattle and on the Eastside.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:23 pm


Readers respond to editorials on Seattle’s persistent crime - The Seattle Times

Readers respond to editorials on Seattle’s persistent crime  The Seattle Times

Editor's note: Sunday, The Seattle Times editorial board weighed in on the issue of Seattle's persistent crime problem in some neighborhoods and the city's ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:27 pm


KUBE 93’s Summer Jam concert returns with YG, Miguel and more - The Seattle Times

KUBE 93’s Summer Jam concert returns with YG, Miguel and more  The Seattle Times

With KUBE 93 back on Seattle airwaves, the hip-hop station's annual Summer Jam concert returns, moving inside to the Tacoma Dome.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:21 pm


How a Seattle startup turned a low-tech, thrift-store inspiration into a high-performing water purifier - GeekWire

How a Seattle startup turned a low-tech, thrift-store inspiration into a high-performing water purifier  GeekWire

Inspiration can come from unlikely places. For Nancie Weston, it sparked in a Goodwill thrift store. Seven years ago, Weston co-founded Grayl, a company ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:27 pm


Dave Grohl & Brandi Carlile Busk In Seattle - JamBase

Dave Grohl & Brandi Carlile Busk In Seattle  JamBase

Brandi Carlile and Dave Grohl teamed up to busk outside of Pike Market in Seattle on Saturday afternoon. The Foo Fighters' frontman and Carlile were joined by ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:34 pm


Natural gas leak forces homes to be evacuated in south Seattle - Q13 News Seattle

Natural gas leak forces homes to be evacuated in south Seattle  Q13 News Seattle

Several homes were evacuated Monday morning after a natural gas leak in south Seattle.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:39 pm


Postmates ramps up engineering office in the Seattle area in advance of IPO - GeekWire

Postmates ramps up engineering office in the Seattle area in advance of IPO  GeekWire

Postmates, the IPO-bound delivery company, is growing its engineering outpost in the Seattle area after operating under the radar in the region for the past two ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:02 pm


Housing, taxes could sway vote to fill Seattle City Council seat vacated by Rob Johnson - The Seattle Times

Housing, taxes could sway vote to fill Seattle City Council seat vacated by Rob Johnson  The Seattle Times

Housing and homelessness are areas of focus as the Seattle City Council vets candidates to fill the seat vacated by District 4 Councilmember Rob Johnson.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:57 pm


Traffic change to affect commuters in downtown Seattle - KIRO Seattle

Traffic change to affect commuters in downtown Seattle  KIRO Seattle

A new traffic pattern may cause delays for commuters starting Monday in downtown Seattle.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:36 pm


Seattle Seahawks Mock Draft 4.0: The final stretch - 12th Man Rising

Seattle Seahawks Mock Draft 4.0: The final stretch  12th Man Rising

It's been a long time coming but we are finally here, Seahawks fans. We are less than one week away from the NFL Draft so it is time for another Mock Draft!

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:32 pm


7 steps to restore Seattle’s safety and civility - The Seattle Times

7 steps to restore Seattle’s safety and civility  The Seattle Times

Seattle's obvious safety and civility problems should have been addressed proactively by city officials long ago.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:24 pm


Ariel Bangs: Doughnut magnate, food educator and healthy-eating evangelist to the Seattle area’s communities of color - Seattle Times

Ariel Bangs: Doughnut magnate, food educator and healthy-eating evangelist to the Seattle area’s communities of color  Seattle Times

Ariel Bangs has spent the last decade trying to influence the minds and mouths of communities in and around King County afflicted by health problems and the ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Pike Place Market in Seattle: What to see and do - CNN

Pike Place Market in Seattle: What to see and do  CNN

Pike Place Market is one of the most popular tourist spots in Seattle, but it's a favorite of locals, too. Here's what to do at the market along with some great places ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:22 pm


Photos from the final day of Seattle’s Sakura-Con 2019 - The Seattle Times

Photos from the final day of Seattle’s Sakura-Con 2019  The Seattle Times

All sorts of characters were on hand for the final day of Sakura-Con, the annual anime celebration in Seattle.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 11:33 pm


The 90 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: April 22-28, 2019 - TheStranger.com

The 90 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: April 22-28, 2019  TheStranger.com

The Stranger's arts critics recommend the best local events.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 11:00 pm


Dog parking? High-tech, rentable dog houses coming to Seattle - MyNorthwest.com

Dog parking? High-tech, rentable dog houses coming to Seattle  MyNorthwest.com

These aren't the dog houses of your childhood. They're equipped with heat and air conditioning, secure access, auto-sanitizing UV lights, and even feature a ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:13 am


Rising costs of KeyArena doesn’t impact Seattle taxpayers — but there’s cause for concern - The Seattle Times

Rising costs of KeyArena doesn’t impact Seattle taxpayers — but there’s cause for concern  The Seattle Times

The rising cost of the project is covered, but there's plenty of uncertainties about when the arena will finally host WNBA and NHL games.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 1:26 am


A portrait of devotion at St. James in Seattle - The Seattle Times

A portrait of devotion at St. James in Seattle  The Seattle Times

Holy Week is an especially busy time at St. James Cathedral in Seattle, drawing visitors from around the region. Easter Sunday Mass will be celebrated at 8 a.m., ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 12:00 am


Over 100 at-risk shelter pets arrive in Seattle to find forever homes - KIRO Seattle

Over 100 at-risk shelter pets arrive in Seattle to find forever homes  KIRO Seattle

On Saturday, 144 at-risk dogs and cats arrived at Boeing Field in Seattle to find their forever homes.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:10 pm


Seattle asking why Yakima inmates dropped off in city - The Spokesman-Review

Seattle asking why Yakima inmates dropped off in city  The Spokesman-Review

The City of Seattle is asking Yakima County and state corrections officials why prisoners who had been released were dropped off underneath Interstate 5 ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 6:32 pm


Slog PM: Pink Fluid Leaking into Seattle Schools, Notre Dame's Bees Survive Fire, Big News for Foot Fetishists - TheStranger.com

Slog PM: Pink Fluid Leaking into Seattle Schools, Notre Dame's Bees Survive Fire, Big News for Foot Fetishists  TheStranger.com

Memo reveals city attorney's office ruled imposing an income tax was illegal: In 2014, Assistant City Attorney Kent Meyer advised the Seattle City Council that ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:00 am


Meet Freeway Francine, Seattle's Cutest Cat - Slog - TheStranger.com

Meet Freeway Francine, Seattle's Cutest Cat - Slog  TheStranger.com

You may recognize Sandra Lee Dejong, 77, from her breakout role as the farmer's wife in the 1995 hit family drama Born to Be Wild. Or, maybe you saw her and ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 11:45 pm


Seattle’s persistent crime problem demands change - The Seattle Times

Seattle’s persistent crime problem demands change  The Seattle Times

Seattle is in a crisis of its own making, with soaring crime in parts of the city enabled by lax enforcement and prosecution. This is making Seattle unsafe in some...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:54 pm


Because Rich Seattle Has Too Many Poor People, QFC Has Installed Monitors That Assume You Are One of the Poor - TheStranger.com

Because Rich Seattle Has Too Many Poor People, QFC Has Installed Monitors That Assume You Are One of the Poor  TheStranger.com

Basically, Seattle has a homeless crisis that no one with actual power is willing to do anything about. And so the city's present situation is this: As the number of ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:07 pm


Washington may become first state to legalize human composting - The Seattle Times

Washington may become first state to legalize human composting  The Seattle Times

Passage of the bill fulfills a longtime hope for Seattle-based Katrina Spade. She is founder and CEO of Recompose, which aspires to be the first "natural organic ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 5:08 pm


Weigh in on proposed changes to Seattle's sidewalk cafe and streatery rules - CHS Capitol Hill Seattle News

Weigh in on proposed changes to Seattle's sidewalk cafe and streatery rules  CHS Capitol Hill Seattle News

The Seattle Department of Transportation is iffy on the whole “bike lane” thing but it is ready to go big on one urbanist element of its cityscape plans — sidewalk ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:00 pm


Renter boom: Apartments filling up faster in Seattle area than anywhere in the U.S. - The Seattle Times

Renter boom: Apartments filling up faster in Seattle area than anywhere in the U.S.  The Seattle Times

The Seattle area is filling up new apartments faster than any region in the country, suggesting demand for housing is starting to catch up with the record ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Seattle’s study of downtown tolling was due Feb. 4. What happened to it? - The Seattle Times

Seattle’s study of downtown tolling was due Feb. 4. What happened to it?  The Seattle Times

As New York becomes the first American city to charge tolls on city streets with a policy known as congestion pricing, Seattle is still waiting on a study of the ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Seattle journalist alleges misinformation campaign around homelessness - MyNorthwest.com

Seattle journalist alleges misinformation campaign around homelessness  MyNorthwest.com

Seattle activist Chris Rufo alleges that there is a misinformation campaign waged by regional leaders of industry and non-profits to spread their message about ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:09 pm


Fight over safe injection site in Seattle threatens opioid treatment bill - Crosscut

Fight over safe injection site in Seattle threatens opioid treatment bill  Crosscut

A plan to improve opioid treatment throughout Washington state has suddenly become more controversial. After being amended on the House floor this week, ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:02 pm


737 troubles have Boeing reeling, but Seattle carries on - Los Angeles Times

737 troubles have Boeing reeling, but Seattle carries on  Los Angeles Times

Boeing, racing to fix its 737 Max software, faces a host of problems. But the Seattle area, where the plane is made, appears equipped to ride out turbulence.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


Homeless man in King County diagnosed with hepatitis A - The Seattle Times

Homeless man in King County diagnosed with hepatitis A  The Seattle Times

King County public health officials are providing vaccinations at homeless shelters and camps after the first local case of hepatitis A, a highly contagious virus, ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:28 am


Seattle NHL arena opening pushed to mid-2021 - ESPN

Seattle NHL arena opening pushed to mid-2021  ESPN

Seattle officials were hoping to have the arena for their new NHL franchise open by early spring 2021, but design delays and a change in general contractors ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:31 pm


New shuttle service brings transit customers to south Seattle light rail stations - Seattle PI

New shuttle service brings transit customers to south Seattle light rail stations  Seattle PI

It's now easier than ever to take transit into downtown from southeast Seattle and Tukwila. This week, a new on-demand shuttle *service* called Via was launched ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:58 pm


Seattle City Council votes to add $5.8 million to library levy - MyNorthwest.com

Seattle City Council votes to add $5.8 million to library levy  MyNorthwest.com

A $213 million library levy that -- among other measures -- would eliminate overdue library fines, was amended by Seattle City Council Wednesday to include an ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:03 pm


With lawsuits possible, Seattle City Attorney’s Office takes over power-pole collapse investigation - Seattle Times

With lawsuits possible, Seattle City Attorney’s Office takes over power-pole collapse investigation  Seattle Times

The City Attorney's Office has hired an outside investigator to help with the process, but declined to say who it is.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


8 things to do in Seattle - Crosscut

8 things to do in Seattle  Crosscut

Monday is the 49th annual Earth Day, and the yearly plea to save the planet is more urgent than ever. At Bellevue Arts Museum, a new exhibit calls attention to ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:05 pm


Meatless meat is the new trend -- even if Seattle's restaurants were ahead of the curve - seattlepi.com

Meatless meat is the new trend -- even if Seattle's restaurants were ahead of the curve  seattlepi.com

Vegetarian no longer means shunning the taste of meat. There was a time when being a vegetarian or vegan meant finding sources of protein that could change ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:00 am


Stuck on a familiar rant: 2 graffiti stickers illustrate Seattle’s ‘complicated relationship with big tech’ - GeekWire

Stuck on a familiar rant: 2 graffiti stickers illustrate Seattle’s ‘complicated relationship with big tech’  GeekWire

It's tough to pass any light pole or street sign in Seattle these days without noticing that many of them have been sprayed or scribbled or stickered with one ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 11:22 pm


Rantz: Does Mayor Jenny Durkan actually live in Seattle? - MyNorthwest.com

Rantz: Does Mayor Jenny Durkan actually live in Seattle?  MyNorthwest.com

I know it seems like a joke, but I legitimately wonder if Mayor Jenny Durkan lives in Seattle, and, if so, where exactly? The mayor has made a series of comments ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:55 pm


Walkouts held at 3 Seattle community colleges to protest funding crisis - MyNorthwest.com

Walkouts held at 3 Seattle community colleges to protest funding crisis  MyNorthwest.com

Hundreds of students and staff walked out at three Seattle college campuses Tuesday, saying the state's system of community and technical colleges is in crisis ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:26 pm


5 Seattle-area adventure cats you need to follow on Instagram - Curbed Seattle

5 Seattle-area adventure cats you need to follow on Instagram  Curbed Seattle

If you peruse any popular Seattle-area hiking location on Instagram, you're bound to find lots of extremely good dogs. But look a little closer, and you might see ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 4:15 pm


Seattle takes a small step against gentrification - Los Angeles Times

Seattle takes a small step against gentrification  Los Angeles Times

Seattle's tech boom is fantastic news — if you happen to have real estate or a plum job at Amazon. But for many others, the once economical, laid-back city feels ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


What would Seattle gain by hosting a presidential debate? - Crosscut

What would Seattle gain by hosting a presidential debate?  Crosscut

Washington state has never been much of a hotspot for presidential politics. The reliably blue state has never hosted a Democratic presidential primary debate; ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 1:06 pm


Seattle City Council could prep the city for a day without a rent-control ban - Curbed Seattle

Seattle City Council could prep the city for a day without a rent-control ban  Curbed Seattle

Monday morning, Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant announced she'd be introducing an ordinance that would implement rent control in Seattle—as ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


For the first time in 50 years Seattle has more than 100,000 kids - The Seattle Times

For the first time in 50 years Seattle has more than 100,000 kids  The Seattle Times

Who could possibly afford to have a kid in Seattle these days? Quite a few people, apparently. Census data show that for the first time in roughly half a century, ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Seattle Mayor Responds to President Trump: My City 'Isn't Afraid of Immigrants' - TIME

Seattle Mayor Responds to President Trump: My City 'Isn't Afraid of Immigrants'  TIME

After President Donald Trump threatened to send immigrants into sanctuary cities across the country, the mayor of Seattle responded that her city "isn't afraid of ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 7:00 am


How segregation was planned, and continues in Seattle - MyNorthwest.com

How segregation was planned, and continues in Seattle  MyNorthwest.com

Richard Rothstein wrote the book on how the federal government made segregation policy in the United States. It's a policy that has lasting effects, even in ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 12:26 pm


For a Seattle Enclave, Isolation May Be Its Salvation - The New York Times

For a Seattle Enclave, Isolation May Be Its Salvation  The New York Times

The working-class neighborhood of South Park is hard to reach and affordable. It's also somewhat of an anomaly in one of the nation's fastest-growing cities.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Amazon in Seattle: Economic godsend or self-centered behemoth? - The Washington Post

Amazon in Seattle: Economic godsend or self-centered behemoth?  The Washington Post

SEATTLE — On an upper floor of Amazon's Day 1 tower, foosball tables and beanbag games dot the shared spaces filled with mostly young employees and, ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Seattle City Light CEO: Inspections offered no signs that 26 wooden power poles might break - The Seattle Times

Seattle City Light CEO: Inspections offered no signs that 26 wooden power poles might break  The Seattle Times

City Light doesn't have an explanation yet about why any of the poles suddenly toppled, causing a domino effect where not just one but an entire row snapped.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Seattle’s new U.S. Attorney says he won’t allow city to open safe-injection site - Seattle Times

Seattle’s new U.S. Attorney says he won’t allow city to open safe-injection site  Seattle Times

Newly appointed U.S. Attorney Brian Moran says he won't allow the city to open a safe injection site, keeping good on a threat made by the Department of ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Russell Wilson gives the Seahawks April 15 deadline to complete a new contract - The Seattle Times

Russell Wilson gives the Seahawks April 15 deadline to complete a new contract  The Seattle Times

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has given the team an April 15 deadline to complete negotiations on a new contract, a source with knowledge of the ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


3 Places to Try in Seattle This Weekend - Eater Seattle

3 Places to Try in Seattle This Weekend  Eater Seattle

Every Friday, you probably ask the same question: “Where should I eat and drink?” Welcome to your weekend planner, where Eater Seattle editors recommend ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Seattle extends 3 tiny-house villages, weighing whether to move or close them - Seattle Times

Seattle extends 3 tiny-house villages, weighing whether to move or close them  Seattle Times

When Seattle began permitting homeless tent camps in 2015, they were truly camps, almost entirely tents, and fairly easy to pick up and move. That's not the ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Two dead after gunman opens fire in North Seattle, carjacks vehicle - Seattle Times

Two dead after gunman opens fire in North Seattle, carjacks vehicle  Seattle Times

Two people were killed and two others injured Wednesday after a man randomly opened fire at cars and a Metro bus in North Seattle before stealing one vehicle ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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