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Suspect in SWAT Team Shooting Found Dead

A man suspected of opening fire on a SWAT team and police officers has been found dead after a manhunt in the woods north of Seattle.

09/03/2012

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Supporters Flood Public SODO Arena Forum

Droves of supporters for a proposed new arena that could bring back the NBA to Seattle turned out at a public forum put on by the Seattle City Council and King County Council.

07/20/2012

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Seattle’s Basketball Hopes Sit with Chris Hansen

Chris Hansen has plenty of things he could be doing instead of standing before politicians to explain his plan for a half-billion dollar arena that could someday see the NBA return to Seattle.

06/23/2012

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US Olympic Diving Trials Happening in Puget Sound

Through Sunday, June 24, the United States Olympic Diving Team will be holding trials for the 2012 London Olympics. You can come watch over 100 of the nation’s top diving athletes reach their Olympic dreams, at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center.

06/18/2012

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Port of Seattle, Unions Voice Opposition to New NBA Arena

The Port of Seattle, a business association, and the longshoremen union characterized a proposed new events arena in Seattle’s industrial district as a “land grab” that threatens jobs because it could increase traffic and land value.

06/07/2012

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Guide to Spring Breast Cancer Fundraising Events in Seattle

October might be breast cancer awareness month, but there are lots of events to help fundraise for breast cancer this spring. Celebrate the survivors in your life, or help raise money for a cure.

04/09/2012

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WA FIRST High School Robotics Competition at CenturyLink on March 24

Some of Washington’s best and brightest high school students are coming together this weekend for a competition. Although they refer to it as a “sport”, there are no cleats, no helmets, and no special equipment. These kids, decked out in their school colors, with face paint, funky hats and t-shirts, are cheering for their robots.

03/23/2012

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Queen Underwood Advances to Finals in US Olympic Boxing Trials

Seattle’s Queen Underwood won the most thrilling bout of the landmark tournament, held near Spokane, WA, weathering hundreds of punches from 19-year-old N’yteeyah Sherman before pulling out a 25-24 victory with a strong fourth round.

02/17/2012

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Best Pottery Painting Places in Seattle

Looking for a fun kids’ birthday party, a ‘tween activity, or a team-building project for your committee? Painting pottery and creating art is stress relieving and fun. Especially when all you do it paint – and the rest is taken care of for you. Relax and unleash your inner Picasso. Here’s where you can paint up a storm around the Sound.

01/06/2012