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Arctic Drilling Protest Heats Up Near Terminal 5

Critics of oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean plan to block the gates to a seaport terminal in Seattle, where Royal Dutch Shell’s massive floating drill rig will be loaded up before heading to the waters off Alaska this summer.

CBS Seattle–05/18/2015

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Shell: Drill Rigs Coming To Seattle Despite Pleas For Delay

Royal Dutch Shell is forging ahead with plans to park two Arctic oil drilling rigs in Seattle, risking possible fines from the city and ignoring port commissioners who have asked Shell to wait.

CBS Seattle–05/13/2015

File image of protesters against Shell drilling operations (Photo credit: Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images)

Arctic Drilling Protesters Set Up At Shell Seattle Facility

Activists who don’t want Shell to drill for oil in the Arctic are protesting at the company’s Seattle fuel transfer station.

CBS Seattle–05/12/2015

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Shell Clears Major Hurdle For Arctic Drilling

Just days ahead of a planned protest of Royal Dutch Shell’s Arctic drilling program in Seattle, the company on Monday cleared a major bureaucratic hurdle to drill off Alaska’s northwestern coast.

05/11/2015

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Judge Allows For Lawsuit Over Lease For Shell Arctic Drilling Fleet

A Washington state judge says a lawsuit challenging the Port of Seattle’s decision to lease one of its terminals as a homeport for an Arctic oil-drilling fleet can go forward.

CBS Seattle–03/20/2015

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Groups Plan To Sue Port Of Seattle

A coalition of environmental groups says it’s planning to sue to stop Royal Dutch Shell PLC from use Seattle’s waterfront as a homeport for its Arctic oil drilling fleet

03/02/2015

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Shell’s Drilling Fleet Signs Lease To Use Seattle Port

The Port of Seattle has signed a two-year lease allowing Royal Dutch Shell PLC to use Seattle’s waterfront as a homeport for its Arctic oil drilling fleet.

CBS Seattle–02/11/2015

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No Fan Access For Seahawks Return To Sea-Tac Airport

The Port of Seattle says there will be no access for fans at Sea-Tac Airport to view the Seahawks Monday afternoon when they return from the Super Bowl.

1090 The Fan–02/02/2015

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Supreme Court To Consider Airport Minimum Wage

The Washington Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday on whether a voter-approved initiative to raise the minimum wage in SeaTac to $15 an hour should apply to workers at the airport

CBS Seattle–06/25/2014

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Man Accused Of Plane Bomb Threat At Sea-Tac Arrested

A Seattle-Tacoma International Airport spokesman says a 26-year-old Seattle man accused of making a bomb threat against a Southwest Airlines flight his ex-girlfriend was taking has been arrested

CBS Seattle–06/18/2014

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