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Best of This Weekend in Seattle January 11 – 13

Be a part of the World’s Largest Snowball Fight at Seattle Center, show your Seahawks pride at Woodland Park Zoo, or lace up your skates for one last glide across the rink in Bellevue this weekend.

01/08/2013

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Official: Man Killed Zoo Monkey During Theft Try

A 22-year-old man clubbed a monkey to death with a tree branch, after he was bitten by the animal while trying to steal it from a Boise zoo, prosecutors allege.

11/22/2012

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Man Arrested For Beating A Monkey To Death At Zoo

Police have arrested one of two men who they believe broke into an Idaho zoo the night a monkey there died from blunt-force trauma, but questions remain about how and why the animal was killed.

11/20/2012

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Port Defiance Zoo’s Otter Video Goes Viral

The Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma has one talented otter. Nellie, one of the sea otters at the zoo, has become so popular with her “trick” that she was even featured on The Today Show!

08/28/2012

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Snow Leopard Cub Euthanized At Woodland Park Zoo

SEATTLE (AP) — Woodland Park Zoo officials in Seattle say a male snow leopard cub born with multiple severe heart defects has been euthanized while two other siblings have undergone surgery to help correct eyelid […]

CBS Seattle–06/15/2012

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Best Father’s Day Activities for Dads and Kids in Puget Sound

Here are some fun family activities you can all do with Dad (and Grandpa) to help him celebrate his special day on Sunday, June 17!

05/25/2012

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Best of This Weekend in Seattle April 27 – 29

Dancing, gardening, NW history and animals are all part of this weekend’s activities in Puget Sound. Grab the kids and head to one of these family friendly events!

04/26/2012

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Guide to ZooTunes Summer Concerts at Woodland Park Zoo

Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo has announced their lineup for the ZooTunes summer concert series 2012. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 27.

04/23/2012

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Boy Rescues Penguin Egg at Woodland Park Zoo

Seattle zoo officials want to thank a young visitor whose sharp eyes helped save a penguin egg that was close to hatching.

04/15/2012

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Leap Day at Woodland Park Zoo!

Leap to Woodland Park Zoo and join staff in celebrating THE AMPHIBIAN! Frogs are an important part of our ecosystem, and Leap Day is a great day to celebrate!

02/20/2012

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