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Swimming Beach On Lake Washington Closed After Sewage Spill

The Seward Park swimming beach on Lake Washington will be closed for at least a day following a sewage spill Wednesday morning.

08/26/2015

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Rand Paul Makes Northwest Campaign Stops

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, making the first of several Pacific Northwest campaign stops in Seattle, spoke about constitutional issues and dysfunction in the nation’s capital.

08/26/2015

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Doctor’s License Suspended For Invasive Procedures

The Washington State Medical Commission has suspended a Pierce County doctor after Virginia revoked his license for allowing military medical students to conduct invasive procedures on each other.

08/25/2015

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Seattle Teachers Vote To Continue Bargaining

Seattle teachers want a contract, but they’re ready to strike if they cannot reach an agreement with the school district.

08/24/2015

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NRA Sues Over Seattle’s Adoption Of ‘Gun Violence Tax’

Three gun rights groups, including the National Rifle Association, sued the city of Seattle on Monday

08/24/2015

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Securities Officials Go After Bellevue Developer

The Securities and Exchange Commission is going after the head of an investment firm

08/24/2015

Wai Chiu "Tony" Ng was convicted of robbery and assault for his role in the 1983 Wah Meh Massacre. (Getty Images)

Monitor: Too Many In Jails Awaiting Competency Services

Efforts by Washington state health officials to shorten the amount of time mentally ill people wait in jails

08/23/2015

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Injured Firefighter Undergoes Surgery

One of the firefighters injured while battling a blaze in north-central Washington underwent his first surgery but remains in critical condition.

08/21/2015

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Cost of replacing Seattle’s seawall goes up

Seattle officials say replacing the Elliott Bay Seawall will be more expensive than previously thought.

08/21/2015

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Washington Tragedy Highlights Firefighters’ Youth, Passion

TWISP, Wash. (AP) — One was a college student for whom fighting fires was a summer job. Another had graduated and wanted to make firefighting his career. The third was already a professional firefighter who […]

08/21/2015

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SEATTLE, WA - MAY 14:  Environmental activists from the Duwamish Tribe protest the arrival of the Polar Pioneer, an oil drilling rig owned by Shell Oil, as it arrives on May 14, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The rig is part of a fleet that will lead a controversial oil-exploration effort off Alaska's North Slope. (Photo by Karen Ducey/Getty Images)

‘Kayaktivism’ In Elliot Bay [Gallery]

Environmental activists in kayaks protest the arrival of the Polar Pioneer, an oil drilling rig owned by Shell Oil. The rig is part of a fleet that will lead a controversial oil-exploration effort off Alaska’s North Slope.

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March 23rd Is National Puppy Day

Get your puppy fix right here!

Cale Holdsworth, in town from Kansas to visit family, celebrates after purchasing two grams of marijuana strain "OG's Pearl" for $26.50 at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. Top Shelf Cannabis was the first retail marijuana store to open today in Washington state, nearly a year and a half after the state's voters chose to legalize marijuana.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Pot Shops: Opening Day

People began purchasing marijuana at 8 a.m. at Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis

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Seattle Bike To Work Day

Scenes from Seattle’s Bike to Work Day on May 16, 2014!

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Sub Pop’s Sea-Tac Store Grand Opening

Get a first look at Sub Pop Records’ new retail store in Sea-Tac

Twenty-four Killed, Many Missing After Major Washington State Mudslide

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The recovery effort continues in Oso as crews deal with restoring the town and families cope with tragedy.

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