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Clarence Hilding Swanson: Sept. 13, 1927-Sept. 29, 2017

Swanson Dr. C.H. (Kay) Swanson, 90, of Clinton, passed away comfortably at his home on Sept. 29, 2017, surrounded by family. Kay was born on Sept. 13, 1927 in Columbus, Mont. to Nelle Mae Megreu and Dr. C.H. Swanson, Sr. He grew up in Columbus where he graduated from high school and then joined the

SOUTH WHIDBEY HERALD - 2017-10-21 08:30:00

Jean Baty: Aug. 19, 1926-Oct. 14, 2017

Baty Jean Baty, 91, died Oct. 14, 2017, with her family by her side in Everett, Wash. She was born Aug. 19, 1926, in Lake Stevens to Marion and Evelyn Hunter. She graduated from Langley High School in 1945 and went on to become a missionary where she traveled to Japan and met the love her life. She

SOUTH WHIDBEY HERALD - 2017-10-21 08:30:00

Now that the losing streak is over for Sehome; could the Mariners start a win streak?

Don't look now, but the Sehome football team has started another streak. After ending a 23-game losing skid six days earlier, the Mariners won their second straight Friday, beating Granite Falls 46-28 at Civic Stadium. "You can't underestimate how big it was for us to break up that long losing strea

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2017-10-21 05:16:00

SeaTac Man Shoots And Kills Wife, Attempts Suicide

SEATAC, WA - A man shot and killed his wife and then shot himself in SeaTac Friday night, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. The couple was in the process of obtaining a divorce. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The man survived the suicide attempt and is receiving treatment a

PATCH - 2017-10-21 05:13:19

New storm: It's going to be a soaker for most from Saturday to midday Sunday

SEATTLE -- We're getting one more big storm Saturday before we finally see some relief around the Pacific Northwest. "Hazards on Saturday will include wind, heavy rain, standing water on roadways, gusty winds, localized flooding, spotty power outages and the risk of mudslides," Q13 News Meteorologis

Q13FOX.COM - 2017-10-21 04:59:45

Inside Politics: Race for Seattle City Council Position 9

The race for Seattle City Council Position 9 is one of two at large council positions on the ballot for Seattle voters this November. Incumbent Councilmember Lorena Gonzlez is being challenged by small business owner and neighborhood activist Pat Murakami. The race for Seattle City Council Position

KING-5 - 2017-10-21 04:32:42

Seattle's Bat Man runs to the rescue of damaged Ken Griffey Jr. statue

Kelsey Klevenberg stands in front of the Ken Griffey Jr. statue outside Safeco Field on Thursday. When he was working on the fifth floor of a building nearby and saw someone break off the bat on the statue Tuesday, he ran out of the building, chased the suspect and caught him. (Ellen M. Banner/The S

NWJOBS - 2017-10-21 04:07:08

New study finds little change in D.C. officers' behavior with body cameras

Small video cameras can be worn on officers' chests. (AXON/NYT) Researchers tracked use-of-force incidents, civilian complaints, charging decisions and other outcomes to see if the cameras changed behavior. But to researchers' surprise, the effects were too small to be statistically significant. Usu

NWJOBS - 2017-10-21 03:49:40

Port of Seattle election preview: Steinbrueck vs. Shridhar in Position 4 race

While the other two Port races feature an incumbent trying to stave off an election challenger, the Position 4 race is open after commissioner Tom Albro decided not to run again. After emerging from a crowded primary, Renton city official Preeti Shridhar and former Seattle Councilmember Peter Steinb

NWJOBS - 2017-10-21 03:46:22

Seattle's Nancy Levine shares tips on photographing your pup like a pro

MERCER ISLAND, WASH. - Nancy Levine is a Seattle photographer who specializes in dogs, and her work is featured in the new book Really Good Dog Photography. "I'm just completely thrilled and honored to be part of this." Said Levine. "It's really sort of the elites of the dog photography world. It's

KING-5 - 2017-10-21 02:30:12

Handmade jewlery for a cause, sleepy-time lotion and nose hair... extensions?! - #WhatsTrending

SEATTLE - Evening's Jose Cedeno and POWER 93.3's Carla Marie have the latest on #WhatsTrending from The Station Coffee Shopin Beacon Hill! Mikaylove: Accessories handmade with love... and for a cause Etsy shop owner Christianne Lagdameo is the face behind Mikaylove: casual handmade jewlery and acces

KING-5 - 2017-10-21 02:30:12

Seahawks-Giants: Three things to watch - Offensive line, picking off Eli Manning, and the red zone

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney) Whether the Seahawks' new-look offensive line jells quickly will be a big key against the Giants Sunday. Here are t

NWJOBS - 2017-10-21 01:01:39

Gene Juarez employees fundraise for co-worker with cancer

People who work at Gene Juarez in downtown Seattle consider themselves a family. So when Anthony Crawley was diagnosed this past July with stage four prostate cancer, his coworkers stepped up to help. A "cut-a-thon" was held Monday evening at Gene Juarez locations in downtown Seattle and Alderwood

KING-5 - 2017-10-21 00:56:31

SECB Dissent: Vote For Teresa Mosqueda

We think you should vote for Teresa Mosqueda. Full disclosure: We were planning to write this before the Seattle Times endorsed housing activist Jon Grant. But the Seattle Times endorsement forced us to re-write our lead. So here goes: The Seattle Times fears Teresa Mosqueda. And what is it they fea

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-21 00:52:00

Seahawks' Clark has mixed emotions about replacing Avril

RENTON -- The man who will benefit most from Cliff Avril being out -- perhaps for the season, perhaps for his career -- doesn't feel like he's benefiting too much right now. "It's a huge opportunity," Frank Clark said Thursday. "Nevertheless, though, it's kind of hard. Cliff, just having my vet ther

KITSAP SUN - 2017-10-21 00:42:11

Only handful of homeless people have transitioned from Seattle's Navigation Center

Seattle's Navigation Center is intended to provide a temporary home for people who would otherwise not be suitable for other shelters in the city. (Photo: KOMO News) SEATTLE - Montana transplants Juanita and Kenny Todd had been living on the streets of Seattle for three years, moving from one homele

KOMO NEWS - 2017-10-20 22:21:02

UPDATE: Seattle Does Not Actually Have the Highest Rate of Property Crime in the Nation

Editor's note: A previous post reported that Seattle has the highest property crime rate in the nation. That statistic came from a candidate for city attorney's statement that did not tell the whole story. Here is an updated post with added context. On Thursday we incorrectly wrote that Seattle has

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-20 22:17:00

Grim Details Emerge about New Seattle Weekly

If a paper is going to die, it should be allowed to die. Picking up on the story we broke yesterday about the upcoming changes at Seattle Weekly, the local blog Crosscut has reported further details about the dramatic reduction of staff and mission at the 41-year-old paper that has already begun. A

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-20 21:15:00

Husband kills wife then shoots himself at SeaTac home

A man shot and killed his wife then shot himself at a home in SeaTac Friday night, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. (Photo: KOMO News) SEATAC, Wash. - A man shot and killed his wife then shot himself at a home in SeaTac Friday night, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. Deput

KOMO NEWS - 2017-10-20 21:01:45

Harry Potter Star Gets Eaten by Parasites in Jungle

Greg McLean's Jungle, based on the story of an Israeli man who survived three weeks lost in the Bolivian rainforest, is split into two parts. The first hour is devoted to some white backpackers-Israeli Yossi (played by Daniel Radcliffe-aka Harry Potter-who also co-produced the film), American Kevin

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-20 18:36:00

Man sentenced for unprovoked murder in Pioneer Square

Melvin Dees had just gotten engaged the day before when 17-year-old Kenneth Jones gunned him down without provocation at Second Avenue and Yesler Way in 2014. On Friday, a judge sentenced Jones to 20 years in prison for the Pioneer Square slaying, to which he pleaded guilty last month. Samara Ismail

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2017-10-20 17:16:48

The Morning News: 1/200 Seattle Homes Could Flood by the End of the Century, Joe Biden Endorses in 45th District Race

Sea Level Rise Could Flood One Out of Every 200 Seattle Homes by 2100: This according to an analysis by Zillow, which predicts that 5,000 Seattle homes could flood by the end of the century if the seas rise six feet. Climate scientists predict that a four-foot rise is "very likely" and that an eight

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-20 15:56:00

Doris McClure Linkletter, 103

Seattle, WA Aug. 25, 1914 to Oct. 18, 2017 Doris McClure was born during World War I, before women could vote, while there were still many horse-drawn buggies on Seattle's streets. The family lived on Queen Anne Hill; her father was a well-known lawyer, and her mother learned to drive so the family

KITSAP SUN - 2017-10-20 15:43:00

Video Voters' Guide - Port of Seattle Commissioner Position No. 1: John Creighton

Video Voters' Guide - Seattle School District 1, Director District 5: Zachary Pullin DeWolf

Video Voters' Guide - City of Seattle Council Position No. 9: M. Lorena González

Art Zone: Dance artist Peggy Piacenza & 'The Event'

Art Zone: Poet Shin Yu Pai

Our Seattle: 2017 Candidates Forum

City Inside/Out Local Issues: Seattle School Board District 5

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