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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...
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June 10, 2013 8:34 PM
For students, the start of a new school year can feel like a blank slate, a chance to begin anew. This year, however, Seattle students (...
June 4, 2013 10:46 PM
Read Clean Up on Aisle 99 for even more about the leftover dirt.
June 3, 2013 8:02 PM
One of the key challenges in debating gun safety is a lack of concrete information on the impacts and causes of gun violence, driven, in...
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May 24, 2013 5:38 PM
Holding the chicken by its wings, Riley Starks lifts the Rhode Island Red from its crate, confidently inverts the hen, places it between...
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May 10, 2013 3:13 PM
Washington state Senator Sharon Nelson loved the comfy brown loveseat she bought for her office in Olympia. The couch gave her Statehouse...
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April 16, 2013 12:50 AM
Walter Stawicki remembers exactly where he was on May 30 last year, when his wife called to say she’d just seen a surveillance photo of...
Climate change Seattle sea levels rising
April 10, 2013 7:56 PM
Most of the streets in the South Park neighborhood end at the Duwamish River. Local children and their parents often play and fish on the...
March 18, 2013 12:51 AM
The Seattle area is filled with difficult landmarks for Jenny Graham, who now lives in Spokane with her husband and two children. “I’ll...
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February 28, 2013 4:26 PM
To walk the streets of South Lake Union (SLU) is to be bathed in the thrilling glimmer of new construction and the hum of global biotech...
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February 1, 2013 3:59 PM
The beam of a scuba diver’s flashlight cuts through murky water, illuminating sediment that resembles an ash storm at night, until the glow...
December 29, 2012 1:19 AM
You’ve heard it all a million times: Drivers are jerky, lazy, inattentive louts looking to put another notch in their steering wheels by...
a proposed mine at Bristol Bay in Alaska threatens the world’s greatest salmon n
December 14, 2012 11:57 PM
Salmon spawn in our rivers, climb our fish ladders, adorn everything from totem poles to T-shirts and grace our plates. They are synonymous...
October 17, 2012 11:39 PM
Brent Gunning has something in common with Henry David Thoreau: Both have lived in dwellings so small they could open their front doors...
September 24, 2012 9:12 PM
Coming soon to a house near yours—well, actually it’s coming to your house, if you live within the purview of Seattle City Light—an...