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October 23, 2014 6:40 PM
Rental housing prices in the city are increasing at alarming rates. Time to bring back rent control?
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August 18, 2014 7:10 PM
For years, the only physical evidence of the Tateuchi Center in Bellevue has been in a dim corner of the downtown Hyatt Regency hotel lobby...
July 21, 2014 4:45 PM
In South Seattle, a forested green space The Seattle Times once called “Walden Pond in urbania” is now a battleground between mountain...
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June 16, 2014 4:43 PM
Jon Scholes likes to say that Seattleites are so blessed with gorgeous scenery that they somehow find themselves settling for subpar public...
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May 19, 2014 4:35 PM
Tamesha Means was 18 weeks pregnant in 2010 when her water broke. The Michigan woman visited a nearby Catholic hospital twice, and was sent...
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April 21, 2014 5:29 PM
It has become almost routine in Seattle’s public schools: A child with learning challenges—anything from difficulty with a particular...
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March 17, 2014 8:38 PM
On New Year’s Eve, growing fears that antigay violence is on the rise on Capitol Hill reached a peak as firefighters extinguished the last...
February 13, 2014 12:06 AM
Last October, the morning rituals of stay-at-home parents, telecommuters, taxi drivers, students and everyone who regularly relied on KUOW-...
January 8, 2014 10:51 PM
Remember all the talk of  “sequestration” that dominated the headlines last year? Concerns over the dire impact of governmental...
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November 22, 2013 1:12 AM
The dirt road up Flagg Mountain is not for the fainthearted—or the low-clearance car. It is steep and narrow, with hairpin turns snaking...
October 21, 2013 11:35 PM
Redmond resident Sara Gardner always knew she was different. She graduated second in her high school class, but had very few friends. She...
September 23, 2013 10:34 PM
The autumn nip in the air means one thing—rain is coming. After a hot, dry summer, the shifting forecasts will provoke some grumbles,...
July 16, 2013 11:02 PM
Within months of establishing their settlement in November 1851, Seattle’s founding families realized they had made a mistake. Their...
July 16, 2013 6:13 PM
Red Mountain is full of interesting sights. Like movie-star-handsome Christophe Hedges, stripped to the waist, heaving huge stones into...
June 11, 2013 5:08 PM
June 11, 2013 5:04 PM
In the early 1990s, architect Jerry Garcia walked along Denny from his Capitol Hill home to his office on the waterfront, passing a little...