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  1. Are Puget Sound residents eager to pony up $15 billion for light rail?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Sound Transit's new light rail station, nearing completion beside the University of Washington's Husky Stadium, is a feast for the eye, months ahead of schedule and $150 million under budget. The rail link to downtown Seattle is slated to open early in 2016.

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  2. Seattle's Golden Gardens Park through historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Kaleigh Nelson, center, goes for a block against Katy Beals in the intrasquad opener of UW Sand Volleyball at Golden Gardens in Seattle on April 5, 2014. Photo: Seattlepi A woman that goes by the name Manda Panda performs with a hoop as a bonfire smolders on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at Golden Gardens Beach Park.

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  3. Campaign cash: Burgess raising the most, Sawant spending fastestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle City Council incumbents have used six-figure war chests to discourage challenges, raising so much money that Tom Rasmussen had $144,000 left over after his last reelection. Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant: The socialist incumbent has raised $51,329 but had only $7,677 in the bank at the end of March.

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  4. State House bill: Report volume, contents of oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A bill that would require "comprehensive reporting" of the volume and specific contents of oil trains crossing Washington was passed on a bipartisan vote by the state House of Representatives on Tuesday. Oil tanker cars derailed under the Magnolia Bridge last July.

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  5. Anti-police-brutality rally takes over Westlake ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Protesters converge on Westlake Park Tuesday afternoon to protest recent killings by police officers throughout the United States. Photo: Joshua Trujillo/seattlepi.com Protesters converge on Westlake Park Tuesday afternoon to protest recent killings by police officers throughout the United States.

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  6. Judges block arsonist Pang's bid to short dead firefighters' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    These are variously dated handout photos of Seattle firefighters Lt. Walter D. Kilgore, 45, left, Lt.

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  7. Seattle's Seward Park neighborhood through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Workers paid through the Emergency Relief and Construction Act are pictured at Seward Park on Jan. 2, 1934. Photo: Seattle Municipal Archive Workers hired through the Emergency Relief and Constrution Act build swiming floats at Seward Park on Jan. 2, 1934.

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  8. Ivan Doig, author who chronicled the American West, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This undated image released by Riverhead Books shows author Ivan Doig. Doig, an award-winning author whose books set in his native Montana made him one of the most respected writers of the American West, died of multiple myeloma, Thursday, April 9, 2015, at his home in Seattle.

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  9. Vashon Waterfront Tranquility $1,450,000 (New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Eagles soar, fish jump, and gentle waves lap the shore on this beau-tiful, tranquil 3+ acre property, located just a few minutes from the Vashon Ferry terminal. Soak in the views from the expansive wall of windows, or enjoy a quiet evening on the spacious deck as Mt.

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  10. Business lobbies line up against $12 minimum wage: Will they yieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The state's business lobbies deployed old arguments on Monday to denounce a House-passed bill that ramps up to a new $12-an-hour statewide minimum wage, as the Republican-run Washington State Senate began work on the issue. The mastodons of commerce did, however, hear a sharp warning from a moderate Democrat in the Legislature's upper chamber.

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  11. Washington Cask Beer Fest - Peoples Choice WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    I admit it. I wimped out and let traffic win. For the first time in maybe forever, I failed to make it to the Washington Cask Beer Festival, which happened last Saturday at Seattle Center.

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  12. A "Community Conversation": The city dominates the talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The marketing of the $900 million proposed "Move Seattle" levy began Saturday with a "Community Conversation" in Southeast Seattle, a one-way conversation totally dominated by the city. The Seattle Department of Transportation set up the exhibits, invited citizens to take a "poll" with pro-levy questions, distributed baubles , set out a spread of fruit and pastries, and had managers on hand to talk one-on-one with citizens.

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  13. Marriage plans and writing occupy Amanda KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this file photo taken on Nov. 21, 2009, Amanda Knox reacts during a hearing at Perugia's court, Italy. American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito expect to learn their fate Friday when Italy's highest court hears their appeal of their guilty verdicts in the brutal 2007 murder of Knox's British roommate Meredith Kercher. 1 comment

  14. On 15th anniversary of implosion, do you miss the Kingdome?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The first in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File The second in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File The third in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File Spectators began lining up before dawn at numerous vantage points around the city. Here, onlookers took a last glance at the Kingdome before surrounding streets were closed to the public.

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  15. Cops: Masturbating sex offender accosted womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Skyline at First Hill, the Seattle retirement home where police say Michael D. Murray exposed himself to a worker after sneaking inside. Murray, 56, has been charged with indecent exposure for the fourth time.

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  16. Court considers Knox's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Amanda Knox is said to be "very worried" as she waits in her hometown of Seattle to hear the Italian high court's decision. Amanda Knox: Knox, 27, was born in Seattle and was raised in West Seattle.

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  17. Cullom Gallery Proudly Presents: Solo Exhibit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Robert Hardgrave "Blues" Toner transfer built from collaged photocopies of cannibalized drawings and photographs and paint on Tyvek. 60a 3 x 84a 3 In partnership with Seattle's studio e gallery, Cullom Gallery is pleased to present "Die Kopie", a solo exhibit of new, large-scale collaged and toner transfer works by Seattle artist, Robert Hardgrave.

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  18. Fire Chiefs demand oil train disaster plans from BNSF RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Washington Fire Chiefs, in a pointed letter, have asked the BNSF Railroad to turn over "Worst Case Scenarios" for an oil train accident as well as "Comprehensive Emergency Response Plans" for high hazard flammable trains. Oil tanker cars derailed beneath the Magnolia Bridge in July of 2014.

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  19. The Amanda Knox case: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Amanda Knox: Knox, 27, was born in Seattle and was raised in West Seattle. She graduated from Seattle Prep, then went to the University of Washington.

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  20. Poll: Spend more, tax less, legalize potRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 10, 2015 file photo, a man waves the American flag during on Independence Mall in Philadelphia. Americans want lower taxes and more government spending both at once, although support for spending more tax dollars on health care has dropped dramatically.

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