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Drenching downpour rain storm water is overflowing off the tile shingle roof - streaming, rushing and splashing out over the overhanging eaves trough aluminum roof gutter system on a suburban residential colonial style house near Rochester, New York State, USA during a torrential mid-summer July downpour.

This Week Then: Looking Back on Notable Floods in Western Washington

Plus: Remembering Douglas Q. Barnett, founder of Black Arts/West

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SODO Community Market Offers New Approach to Tackling Hunger

The new facility serves as a traditional food bank but looks like a grocery store

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This Week Then: Saying Farewell to King County Civic Leader Jim Ellis

The 'father of Metro' leaves behind a vast legacy including the creation of the Municipality of Metropolitan Seattle and the cleanup of the badly polluted Lake Washington

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Meet the 2019 ‘Crosscut’ Courage Awards Winners

Here are the six individuals chosen by the local online news outlet for their leadership and altruism

Seattle, USA - January 5, 2017: Firefighter at 1919 on 1st avenue late in the day by Pike Place Market after putting out a fire.

This Week Then: Seattle Fire Department Turns 130

The department was created just months after Seattle's Great Fire

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This Week Then: Celebrating the New Burke Museum

Plus: Dig into Washington Archaeology Month

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This Week Then: Celebrating Italian Americans and Filipino Americans in Washington

Plus: The first military plane to land in Seattle

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Seattle’s Ice Cream Queen Shines a Spotlight on Pay Transparency

Molly Moon Neitzel is at the forefront of state and national efforts to tackle systemic pay inequity

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Local Criminal Justice Reformer Receives Prestigious MacArthur Grant

The grant awards $625,000 with "no-strings-attached" to its fellows, paid out over five years in quarterly installments