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Lawsuit Challenges Ownership Of Seattle Elephants

The zoo said last month it’s planning to send its two Asian elephants, Bamboo and Chai, to Oklahoma City. Activists wanted them to go to a wildlife sanctuary

CBS Seattle–03/10/2015

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Workers Prepare To Lift Part Of Tunnel Machine Out Of Pit

The contractors building a tunnel under Seattle have invited the media to a special viewing of Bertha, the world’s largest tunnel boring machine, as they prepare to pull it out of a pit for repairs.

03/09/2015

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Octopus Tries To Escape Tank At Seattle Aquarium

Video posted online earlier this week shows an octopus allegedly trying to escape its tank inside the Seattle Aquarium.

CBS Seattle–03/05/2015

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Washington House Passes Bill To Outlaw Spying Via Drone

It would become a crime to spy on people with a drone under a bill passed by the Washington House of Representatives

CBS Seattle–03/04/2015

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City Pays Woman $125,000 After Pickleball Accident

According to the Federal Way Mirror, Martin filed a civil lawsuit asserting the community center was negligent and that its employees failed to properly clean the area.

CBS Seattle–03/04/2015

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Pioneer Square Close To Getting Public Toilet

The city of Seattle is a step closer to installing a public toilet in the Pioneer Square neighborhood.

03/03/2015

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High-Risk Sex Offender Held On $1 Million Bail After Rape Charge

A high-risk sex offender who fled Canada for Seattle is being held on $1 million bail after authorities charged him with raping a 69-year-old woman.

03/02/2015

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Senate Passes $15 Billion Transportation Package

The 16-year plan includes a gas tax

03/02/2015

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Senate Passes Bill To Ban Marijuana Vending Machines

The Washington state Senate has passed a bill to forbid selling marijuana through a drive-through window or in a vending machine

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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Police: Couple Accused Of Raiding Seahawks Fans’ Vehicles

Police say they believe a 20-year-old man shattered the windows of four different vehicles and grabbed backpacks, Seahawks gear, clothing and computers

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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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

Latest From The Devastating Slide

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

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