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September 2, 2016 5:33 PM
When a child goes hungry, it puts them at higher risk of experiencing long-term diseases
Century Link Field
August 2, 2016 6:10 PM
With additional reporting by Jake Laycock For 40 years, we’ve watched the Seahawks lose (2-12 in their first season) and win a lot, making...
City Council member Mike O’Brien at a recent office hours session in Ballard. So
August 2, 2016 5:12 PM
On a bright afternoon at the Ballard library, constituents arrive in a steady stream for their chance to speak for 10–15 minutes with...
Is the medical community doing enough to solve the opioid addiction problem?
August 2, 2016 4:44 PM
When Rose Dennis’ 12-year-old son developed leukemia, it seemed that nothing in the world could be scarier. But she was wrong. Now 30 years...
July 25, 2016 4:21 PM
Susan Hutchison, chair of the state GOP, said last week that Washington was a “swing” state and that Donald Trump could win Washington....
Untested rape kits hinder justice process.
July 15, 2016 4:39 PM
The night she was at a Seattle bar and left her seat to visit the restroom, Leah didn’t expect the man sitting next to her would spike her...
July 11, 2016 6:50 PM
Museum-goers, old and young, gathered in front of a gallery wall full of centuries-old paintings to share ideas in an open discussion. Many...
July 6, 2016 5:16 PM
Cooking healthy meals can be difficult, especially when you’re pinching pennies. In an effort to give back to the community and ...
June 27, 2016 4:36 PM
Rising nationalism in Europe, anti-immigration and racist rhetoric at home, emboldened white supremacists, and outbreaks of political...
The Washington mountain caribou herd now numbers slightly more than a dozen.
June 14, 2016 6:23 PM
In the far northeast reaches of our state, the bleached antler of a caribou sits quietly on a shelf in the back of a ranger station....
June 13, 2016 4:23 PM
Driving along I-90 in Kittitas County last week I noticed presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is well represented in...
June 13, 2016 4:17 PM
Each December marks our annual year-in-review story wherein we editors fill the issue with the best our city has to offer. What’s even more...
Long lines at security are just one sign of Sea-Tac’s top-of-the-charts growth
June 9, 2016 4:59 PM
As crowds surge in the security line at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on a recent day, a uniformed man and woman—until that moment...
Rick Steves
May 24, 2016 6:47 PM
These days, Rick Steves is looking a lot less like a happy traveler and a lot more like a road warrior. Gone is his trademark boyish mien...
May 19, 2016 5:13 PM
These days, you could call former Washington state Governor Christine Gregoire one of Seattle’s biggest boosters. That’s due to her role as...
Roger Nyhus, president and CEO of strategic communications firm Nyhus Communicat
May 18, 2016 4:37 PM
With its gleaming white columns and a stately portico often seen decked in red, white and blue bunting, the “White House,” an almost 7,000-...