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July 8, 2012 11:34 PM
When Courtney Crocker found herself wide awake and cleaning her house at 4 a.m., she knew she needed a different way to manage her insomnia...
July 6, 2012 4:34 PM
The past couple of months, shoppers at the Metropolitan Market on top of Queen Anne have been going through stages of grief: denial, anger...
July 1, 2012 11:22 PM
With thousands of health-related websites and smartphone apps to choose from, finding the best can be daunting. We checked in with local...
June 21, 2012 9:30 PM
The BMW's were thick on the ground at McCaw Hall last night at a gathering of Seattle's most revered surgeons, doctors and global-health...
June 21, 2012 12:35 AM
On Saturday, March 24, on a practice baseball field under a bank of clouds at Seattle Pacific University (SPU), 59-year-old Robert* packed...
June 16, 2012 11:44 PM
Seattleites are nothing if not socially aware, but it can still be difficult for us to fully grasp the grave problems facing people who...
June 5, 2012 4:33 PM
Tonight in Seattle, editor at large Knute Berger offers the first in a series of Century 21-related lectures sponsored by Historic Seattle...
May 31, 2012 8:43 PM
Regarded as one of the most bike-friendly cities in the nation, Seattle’s love of all things two-wheeled runs deep and wide (like a sharrow...
May 30, 2012 7:54 PM
The Seattle Police assistant chief comments on the recent rash of shootings in Seattle. King 5 asks what's being done to curb the violence...
May 23, 2012 11:41 PM
When a visitor tells Ron Kohler that it smells good where he works, he nods graciously. “I hope you pay particular attention to that smell...
May 23, 2012 1:33 AM
Hardly a day goes by that genetically modified foods don’t make the news in some form: legal battles over labeling requirements, rumbles in...
May 22, 2012 12:23 AM
Organized by the Pacific Science Center and timed to coincide with the Seattle Center’s Next 50 celebration, the first-annual Seattle...
May 16, 2012 11:33 PM
Since researching our June article on the shaky state of local resident orca populations, I’ve been waiting for the report from NOAA’s...
May 16, 2012 6:52 PM
This February, a young killer whale washed up on the chilly shores of southwest Washington’s Long Beach Peninsula.Scientists looking at the...
May 15, 2012 6:38 PM
If you're interested in blogging professionally, self-publishing digitally, creating e-books—or your employer wishes you knew more about...