Stories tagged: seattle
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 25, 2020
‘Terrible and disgusting’: Decision to close National Archives at Seattle a blow to tribes, historians in 4 states
The decision to pack up and move the National Archives at Seattle to Southern California and Kansas City, Missouri, has rattled those who have spent hours doing research in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
A federal judge in Washington state is considering whether to block President Donald Trump from diverting billions of dollars from military construction projects to build sections of border wall along …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
One of three suspects has been arrested and booked into jail following the shooting Wednesday in downtown Seattle that killed a woman and injured seven other people, Seattle Mayor Jenny …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 22, 2020
One person was killed and seven people, including a child, were wounded in a shooting near Third Avenue and Pine Street in downtown Seattle Wednesday evening, according to Seattle Police …
Sun., Jan. 19, 2020
Authorities say a Seattle woman was killed in an ice climbing accident in southwest Colorado.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 15, 2020
One year after Microsoft announced it was committing $500 million toward affordable housing in the Seattle area, it’s upping that by half.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020
Amtrak officials say a landslide blocking the tracks has temporarily stopped train service between Seattle and Portland.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
The death of David Stern on Wednesday elicited the expected tributes to his far-reaching legacy as the 30-year commissioner of the NBA. No less an eminence than Michael Jordan extolled …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
Ashley Boggs of Peru, Indiana, told the Associated Press she was due to marry crew member Brock Rainey, a Kellogg native, after he returned from Alaska. “I’m just praying and …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 1, 2020
Five people were missing and two were rescued after a 130-foot crab fishing vessel from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, sank Tuesday night, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
The King County Council on Wednesday unanimously approved $600,000 in emergency funding to improve security outside the courthouse in downtown Seattle.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
The Bulldogs have won the last two matchups after the Wildcats claimed six of the first seven. For the sixth-ranked Zags to continue their recent success, they’ll have to find …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
NHL Seattle GM Ron Francis says he took alleged physical abuse by coach Bill Peters ‘very seriously’, but doesn’t say what steps he took
NHL Seattle general manager Ron Francis released a statement Saturday saying he took alleged physical abuse by coach Bill Peters “very seriously” when both were working for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
The Washington state Supreme Court has upheld a Seattle law that requires landlords to publicize their criteria for prospective renters and accept the first qualified applicant
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Geoff Baker: NHL players are paid like other major pro athletes – and ticket sales cover those wages
A number of readers wrote in last week inquiring about my statement that NHL players make salaries comparable to other major professional sports leagues.
Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
Sound Transit board members have abandoned ideas for a $450 million tunnel into Seattle’s historic central Ballard neighborhood, a $200 million bored tunnel through West Seattle’s Pigeon Point neighborhood, and …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
KREM 2 evening anchor Jane McCarthy delivered the news in Spokane for the last time Tuesday. McCarthy, who had anchored with KREM since January 2010, is moving to Seattle to …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Sponsor Michael Cathcart said the measure is intended to make sure the city remains competitive in business recruitment.
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019
Let’s start the workweek with two interesting tidbits from the culinary world: Gimme a break, gimme a break, break me off a piece of that … $17 luxury Kit Kat …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
Everyone from recent college grads to late-career job switchers lined up in South Lake Union to learn about openings at Amazon, which held job fairs in Seattle and five other …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
One man was killed and two were wounded in a triple shooting Friday night at the Westlake light-rail station, according to Seattle police.
Mon., Aug. 26, 2019
When Robert Fuller found out he had throat cancer, he decided to finish out his life and then end it with fatal drugs. That’s legal in Washington, one of nine …
Tue., Aug. 20, 2019
Grand jury charges witness with lying about suspect in 2001 slaying of federal prosecutor Thomas Wales
In what may be a break in the 18-year-old investigation into the shooting death of Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas Wales in 2001, federal prosecutors have charged an Everett woman with …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019
Paolo Banchero, one of the top recruits in the 2021 class, has scheduled a January visit to Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
The roughly 2,000 items for sale in the store average at least four out of five stars from those who have purchased them, or have been selected because they are …
Sun., July 14, 2019
The purpose of kendo is vigorous, disciplined training, along with honor, courtesy and respect. Those goals could seem at odds in a contact sport. But Seattle Kendo Kai lays it …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019
Amazon will provide technical training to about one-third of its U.S. workforce, both to address the need for more skilled workers and to better compete against rivals.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019
Authorities say three people were stabbed at random in downtown Seattle and a suspect is in custody.
Sat., July 6, 2019
The company that produces the top-rated helmet for NFL players and introduced a youth version of the headgear is rolling out a version for flag football.
Thu., July 4, 2019
A climate study has estimated that Seattle’s costs associated with sea level rise could be more than $23.8 billion by 2040.