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Officials Pressure Port Of Seattle To Raise Minimum Wage

A letter signed by about 50 elected officials was delivered on Monday to the Port of Seattle urging the government agency that runs Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to embrace a citizen-approved initiative and raise the minimum wage for airport workers to $15 an hour.

CBS Seattle–02/10/2014

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Lawmaker Seeks To Raise Washington Minimum Wage

A Washington state lawmaker has introduced a bill to increase what is already the highest state minimum wage in the nation to $12 an hour over the next three years.

CBS Seattle–01/23/2014

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Ports Of Seattle, Tacoma To Share Information

The ports of Seattle and Tacoma plan to share information about operations, facilities and rates to help Puget Sound compete in a shifting global maritime industry.

CBS Seattle–01/17/2014

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Louisiana vs. Washington Seafood On The Line

When the New Orleans Saints take on the Seattle Seahawks this weekend, there’s more on the line than just which team moves on in the NFL playoffs.

CBS Seattle–01/09/2014

The $15 minimum wage at SeaTac is scheduled to go into effect Jan. 1. (Getty Images)

$15 SeaTac Minimum Wage Challenged In Court

Businesses led by Alaska Air Group claim the city law should not apply at the airport.

12/13/2013

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Port OKs $268 Million For Seattle Tunnel Project

Port of Seattle commissioners approved $268 million Tuesday for the Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement program.

CBS Seattle–08/07/2013

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ANA To Resume Seattle-Tokyo Flights In June

Japan’s All Nippon Airways will resume nonstop service between Sea-Tac Airport and Tokyo Narita on June 1, according to the Port of Seattle. Those first flights will use the Boeing 777, then in September, ANA will switch to Boeing 787s.

CBS Seattle–05/09/2013

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First Cruise Ship Of Season Stops In Seattle

The first cruise ship of the season sailed into Elliott Bay in Seattle Wednesday morning under blue skies and sunshine.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2013

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Dredging Of Duwamish Waterway Begins

A major part of the cleanup of Seattle’s Duwamish Waterway is underway.

CBS Seattle–01/11/2013

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US Customs Seizes Pirate Costumes In Seattle

More than 1,300 Halloween costumes made in China were recently seized because of high levels of lead detected in the buttons.

CBS Seattle–10/15/2012

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