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  1. TV on the Radio, Built to Spill, Flatbush Zombies, More to Play Capitol Hill Block Party 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Northwest Music Scene

    Capitol Hill Block Party today announced the first wave of performers confirmed for the 2015 music festival, which is scheduled for July 24-26 in Seattle. Headliners include critically-acclaimed TV on the Radio , UK garage punk band The Kills and New York City electronic duo RATATAT .

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  2. Citizen Dick Featuring Members of Pearl Jam to Release DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Northwest Music Scene

    ... plenty of nostalgia surrounding this release. The film itself included cameos from a lot of the key bands from the Seattle music scene of the time, such as Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden , and grunge favorite Tad Doyle (lead vocalist of the ...

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  3. Rent hikes may be easing but the trend is still upwardRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Planning

    ... rent in King County is $1,266 , up 8 percent over the past 12 months, according to a new report. In much of the Seattle area, the pace of hikes appears to be slowing as thousands of new apartment units open and more properties offer renters greater ...

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  4. U District space is so tight, UW leases new office before knowing what it'll do with itRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Blume Company Real Estate on Monday said it was starting construction of this six-story addition to University Center in Seattle. The University of Washington is leasing the office space in the project but has not decided what departments it will house there, a UW spokesman said.

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  5. Teatro ZinZanni Offers Unique Arts Experience to Seattle Summer TravelersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | DVDCreation Reviews

    It may not be a proven scientific fact, but more often than not, the people leaving the Teatro ZinZanni spiegeltent in Seattle leave brimming with excitement having seen at least one something completely new. From high-flying aerial and pole dancing tango duets to world-class vocalists that span the pop to opera genres, a Teatro ZinZanni experience is something out of a dream.

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  6. City Council Notes | Homeless camps plan passes, SPD staffing report, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... will hear a presentation from HR honcho Mike Fields, COO Mike Wagers, and Assistant Chief Steve Wilske of the Seattle Police Department about the police force's current staffing levels. According to the briefing document (PDF), East Precinct patrol ...

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  7. Custance: How to bring hockey to SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | ESPN

    Randy Yount is walking past the closed 1st Ave Deli Mart in Seattle's SoDo district when he's stopped for a question. He pulls one of his earphones out to listen a little closer.

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  8. Retiring Lake Stevens fire chief is ready to try new thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Lingenfelter grew up in north Seattle and moved to Lake Stevens as a teen. He worked in the floor-covering business for 17 years after graduating from Lake Stevens High School.

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  9. Bertha finally gets a lift: Massive crane arrives to raise...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Bertha finally gets a lift: Massive crane arrives to raise 2,000-ton drill that got stuck for more than a year while boring under Seattle Workmen used a huge red crane to pull the front end of the broken-down tunnel in painstaking operation Crane was lifted to ground level at a rate of four inches a minute and using seven miles of cable The world's largest boring machine was lifted out of an underground tunnel in Seattle, where it has been stuck for more than a year after it broke down mid-job. The gigantic drill, known as Bertha, stopped working in December 2013 after digging just 1,000ft of its two-mile journey to replace the aging Alaska Way, which was damaged in 2001 by an earthquake.

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  10. High-school baseball: West Seattle wins 'great battle'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Hard-fought win for the West Seattle High School baseball team on Monday, in a road game against Nathan Hale. Thanks to Caryn Johnson for the report: West Seattle jumped on Hale quickly in the first inning when senior Buick McNamara hit a shot to center field to score Jack Page and Jamie Maples .

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  11. Cord-blood banking expands across region - Tue, 31 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Like other first-time parents, Carl Field and Christy Olsen Field had dozens of details to finalize as they prepared for their son's birth last August. But unlike most parents in Seattle and elsewhere, the Ballard couple made sure to stress one crucial item on the birth-plan checklist: Donate the baby's umbilical cord blood to a public cord-blood bank.

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  12. Proposal to boost Washington minimum wage brings varied views - Tue, 31 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... House wasn't allowed to consider. "This bill is not being promoted as a silver bullet," said Rep. Jessyn Farrell, D-Seattle, the prime sponsor of the $12 wage bill. "It is a piece of the puzzle." It should be $13 an hour, but with credits for health ...

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  13. Slow, careful liftof Bertha from pit has startedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbian

    On Monday, that red tower along the Seattle waterfront began to lift a 4-million-pound piece of the tunnel machine Bertha and lay it on the surface, cutter face down. Dutch firm Mammoet started to hoist the front end of Bertha, according to a state news advisory just before 1 p.m. Safety is paramount.

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  14. Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Is 'Going to Change Everything'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... wage law say the whole economy will benefit from so many low-wage workers getting such a substantial raise. But Seattle's new minimum wage is uncharted territory. No other city has ever attempted an increase of this scale. So who is likely to be ...

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  15. Shell drilling fleet @ Terminal 5: West Seattle rally, march on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Though the Port of Seattle 's Terminal 5, expected to host part of Shell's Arctic-drilling fleet, is in West Seattle, the challenges to the lease have mostly been taking place elsewhere - in public-comment periods at Port Commission meetings, and in legal action at the King County Courthouse. This Sunday, that changes, with a rally in The Junction followed by a march to Terminal 5. Stu Hennessey sent the announcement: What: Large turnout expected to encourage the Port of Seattle to rescind the lease agreement with Foss Marine and Shell Oil for Terminal 5 in West Seattle.

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  16. West Seattle Crime Watch: Stolen car; plus, how many police the Southwest Precinct hasRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    ... Just an FYI for others. The plate is in the @getyourcarback tweet . This is one of two auto thefts logged for West Seattle so far today; the other was in the 4100 block of 58th SW, but since we haven't heard directly from anyone on that, we don't ...

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

    15 hrs ago | 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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  18. In search of grunge amid booming SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    A 5th floor room in the Hotel Max in Seattle has a working record player and a small selection of vinyl disks to play. All 5th floor rooms are theme decorated in celebration of Seattle's e rock history and the Sub Pop Records label Portraits line the 5th floor of the Hotel Max in Seattle.

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  19. ‘Altitude Sickness’: left behind to probe the addiction to riskRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... mile to mile-and-a-half on crutches daily. "I have low moments, of course," she said. "I'll cry." Born and raised in Seattle by a boisterous Greek family full of attorneys, she briefly went to law school before realizing it wasn't for her. Excepting ...

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  20. Verdict disappoints family: Molly Conley's killer guilty of manslaughter, not murderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... their client to the murder. Snohomish County sheriff's detectives spent days searching the area where Molly, a Seattle high school freshman, was shot, but they never recovered the bullet that pierced her neck. He also said that he thought the ...

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