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Capitol Hill , Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA) include 98102.

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3 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

Developer to build 12-story hotel across Pike Place Market

The 12-story, two tower hotel will be one block from Pike Place Market and will operate under the Thompson Hotels flag as Thompson Seattle.

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7 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

Otter attacks boy, grandmother swimming in Pilchuck River near Seattle

State and federal wildlife agents are trying to trap the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in the Pilchuck River about 30 miles northeast of Seattle.

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7 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Memorial serves as warning at Big Four Ice Caves

The image, taken from a family photo and etched in metal, is of an 11-year-old Marysville girl on her first day of school entering the fifth grade.

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7 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

Seattle unveils plan to snare parking scofflaws

A new analysis by the City of Seattle shows that 2,000 of the city's worst parking offenders are evading the penalties that are supposed to be applied to "scofflaws" owners of vehicles with four or more unpaid tickets.

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9 hrs ago | Seattle Times

‘Hold These Truths’: Absorbing account of civil disobedience

Through Sunday, Aug. 3, at ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., Seattle . "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights ... " That opening line of the Declaration of Independence is quoted early, and again, in "Hold These Truths," a rewarding solo play about ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Otter attacks swimmers in Washington

State and federal wildlife agents are trying to trap the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in the Pilchuck River about 30 miles northeast of Seattle.

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13 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

West Seattle Friday: Music, Shakespeare, books, produce, more and Seafair

Denise Bradshaw shared that sunrise photo, as seen earlier this week from Seacrest, where the sun was right behind Seattle's tallest building.

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17 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

Jacob's Pillow: Pacific Northwest Ballet One-stop tour for Seattle dancers

Pacific Northwest Ballet is going on tour next week, but with only one destination on its itinerary: Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.

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21 hrs ago | HeraldNet

A plaque to share Grace Tam's story reminds others to be careful

Her face, so friendly and innocent, looks out from a boulder beneath the sheer 4,000-foot wall, well beyond the snowfield's edge at the Big Four Ice Caves.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Seattle Times

Judge won’t free Russian accused of hacking Seattle-area businesses

A federal judge in the U.S. territory of Guam denied a motion Thursday to release a Russian lawmaker's son accused of hacking computers inside hundreds of U.S. businesses, including eight Puget Sound-area restaurants.

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Boston.com

One Seattle Cop Really Hates Weed

Out of 83 pot-related tickets issued by the Seattle Police Department in the first half of 2014, 66 were issued by one man: Officer Randy Jokela.

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West Seattle Blog

Memorial on Saturday for Betty Lee Marks Broughton, 1929-2014

A memorial service is planned this Saturday morning for longtime West Seattleite Betty Broughton , who died Monday at age 85. Her family shares this remembrance: Her early childhood was spent on a 10,000-acre working family ranch in Townsend, Montana where both of her parents were born.

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Ballard News-Tribune

City and state officials address oil trains in Seattle after Interbay derailment

On July 24 a train with 102 cars pulling 100 loads of crude oil -- 27,000 gallons of oil -- derailed under the Magnolia Bridge in southern Interbay.

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Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

Upcoming Seattle Park District vote centers on accountability

Whether it's Cal Anderson Park replacing its synthetic turf, Garfield Community Center expanding its operational hours, or Volunteer Park getting repairs in the service yard, much depends on the August 5 voters' pamphlet and what citizens decide in regards to Proposition 1. Prop 1 asks voters to approve the formation of a Park District, run by city ... (more)

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Seattle

Graphic Designer Creating a Logo for Every One of Seattle's 400+ Parks

In 2012, then Seattle-based graphic designer Dave Battjes set a design challenge for himself to create a logo for every one of the more than 400 parks in the city of Seattle-at the ambitious rate of one a day.

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Bellingham Herald

Pot farmers in Washington driving bumpy road to market

The pistils, or white strands that mark the blooming of marijuana flowers, have turned amber, the color of money to the pot farmers inside a Seattle warehouse.

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Seattle Times

Interactive: Is Seattle's "gayborhood" vanishing?

In 1994, when Roddy Lindquist moved from Kent to the gay enclave of Capitol Hill, he didn't even consider living anywhere else.

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Crosscut.com

Can a Socialist unseat the powerful Democratic Speaker of the House?

It may be an only-in-Seattle question. But Frank Chopp faces a Socialist Alternative challenger following Kshama Sawant's example.

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Seattle Times

Plan for performing-arts center in Bellevue bounces back

John Haynes, executive director of the unbuilt Tateuchi Center, sits in front of an illustration of the 2,000-seat theater proposed for downtown Bellevue.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

News9 Oklahoma City

House would block Obama from curbing deportations

Police say a suspect arrested in a deadly Las Vegas home invasion told them she fought off a woman with a screwdriver to help her partner in crime as he struggled with and fatally shot the woman's husband.

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