Durkan Takes Early Lead In Primary To Replace Seattle MayorEarly returns Tuesday evening in the all mail-in election were showing former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan with a runaway lead in a crowded race to replace current Mayor Ed Murray.
Affordability Debate A Focus For Voters In Seattle Mayoral RaceVoters were choosing from a field of 21 candidates and the top two vote-getters will advance to a November election
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray: I Am Not Going To ResignHowever, Murray, who denies the allegations, is facing increasing pressure to step down after it was reported Sunday by The Seattle Times that an Oregon child-welfare investigator concluded 30 years ago that he had sexually abused his foster son.
Urban Planner Cary Moon Enters Seattle Mayoral RaceUrban planner Cary Moon, a founder of the People's Waterfront Coalition and an opponent of the Highway 99 tunnel under downtown Seattle, declared her candidacy Wednesday
Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn To Run AgainMcGinn on Monday announced he would challenge incumbent Ed Murray, who defeated McGinn in 2013.
Seattle Mayor Denies Sex Abuse ClaimsMurray held a brief news conference to deny allegations in a lawsuit by one man, saying "they were very painful for me. It was painful for my husband." Through a spokesman he has also denied the allegations by the other men.
Seattle Mayor Pitches $55M Tax Measure For Homeless ServicesMurray said in his state of the city address Tuesday that the city needs to double its spending on homelessness.
Fairbanks Spent $7k Defending Mayor's $37.50 FineThe city of Fairbanks, Alaska, has so far spent about $7,000 appealing a $37.50 election-law fine leveled on the mayor.
New York City Mayor To Appear On 'The Good Wife'Mayor Bill de Blasio will be making a guest appearance as himself on an episode of CBS’ “The Good Wife”.
Early Count Shows Residents Voting To Recall Mayor Early election returns show residents of the small town of Pacific, Wash., on the King-Pierce county line are voting to recall their mayor.
Women's Equality Day Celebration in Redmond August 26Redmond's Mayor, John Marchione (pictured) has declared Sunday, August 26 Women's Equality Day! Come to Redmond to honor the Anniversary of 19th Amendment Giving Women the Right to Vote!
Guide to "Only in Seattle" SundaysTalk about keeping it local! Mayor Mike McGinn has introduced a new concept - Only in Seattle Sundays. And kicking off the first shop and eat local Sunday of discounts and fun is the troll dwelling, art friendly neighborhood of Fremont.