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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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Sub Pop Sea-Tac Store Makes Waiting For A Plane Not Suck

Sub Pop Records’ new retail store inside Sea-Tac Airport may change the attitudes of the many travelers who loathe the wait that occurs between finishing the security check and boarding a plane.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2014

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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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