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2 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

Ballots due today in transit package vote

Signed ballots must be postmarked by today, April 22, or dropped off at one of the ballot drop box locations by 8 p.m. Voters in King County are being asked to vote on a sales tax increase of 0.1 percent and an annual vehicle fee of $60 to prevent cuts in Metro bus service and to provide transportation dollars to local cities.

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7 hrs ago | The Stranger

Double-Crossed by the Department of Justice

He had been driving through Portland, Oregon, headed south toward Bend, where his construction company - called ETA because of Mendoza's reputation for being late - was restoring the historic Liberty movie palace, which Mendoza had purchased a few years earlier.

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11 hrs ago | Marine News

Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School to partner Old Dominion University

The Signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Apprentice School and Old Dominion University will take place tomorrow at 3101 Washington Ave. in downtown Newport News for offering a bachelor's degree program in mechanical and electrical engineering.

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15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Metro bus rescue plan losing big in initial vote count

The ballot proposal to rescue Metro bus service in King County was being run over by voters on Tuesday night, winning just 44.72 percent of the vote in the first "dump" of election results.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Who Are These Guys Who Want to Build a Gondola in Seattle?

Kyle Griffith climbs out of his shiny black S300 Mercedes sedan. His dark-haired fiancee at his side, the diamond in her engagement ring glinting in the bright sunshine, he strides into Dutch Hill Elementary, a low-slung white brick affair surrounded by green hills and soggy grass fields.

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Magnolia News

Snapshot in Time: Magnolia | Briarcliff

In the late 1940s, schools in Magnolia were becoming overcrowded. Magnolia and Lawton schools were simply not big enough to accommodate the size of the growing community.

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Magnolia News

Food Matters | Szmania's among notable restaurant moves

There's a new chef and a new owner at Szmania's: Michael Rogozinski. He bought out restaurant founders Ludger and Julie Szmania earlier this year and took over the space on April 1. When Szmania's opened in Magnolia Village in 1990, it was the only sophisticated, fine-dining establishment for miles around and was widely admired.

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West Seattle Blog

West Seattle Tuesday: Election Day; Earth Day; Spa Day; Sealth PTSA;...

One thing that might be on your agenda today - whale watching! Carolyn Newman got that photo this morning .

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The Stranger

Red Bull BC One Breakdancing Competition, Seattle Cypher: by djblesOne

He lives it, loves it, performs it, and DJ's bboy jams around the world. This past Friday he went to EMP to cover the Red Bull BC One breakdancing competition for The Stranger .

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BroadwayWorld.com

Balagan Theatre's 2014-15 Season to Feature Gasparini &...

On the heels of its critically acclaimed world premier new musical ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME by Valerie Vigoda , Brendan Millburn and Tony winner Joe DiPietro and directed by Obie Winner Lisa Peters on, Seattle's Balagan Theatre Company announces its 2014/15 season.

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Seattle Times

How Ernest Shackleton inspired a romantic musical

Ernest Shackleton, intrepid British explorer and leader of three early expeditions to the Antarctic, was not a likely subject for a musical.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Walla Walla man dies in outbuilding fire

Walla Walla Fire Chief Bob Yancey says the fire apparently was set early Sunday by the man inside the shed.

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Capitol Hill Blog

City Hall | Public hearing on SPD union contract, microhousing regulation, May Day preparation

SPD contract public hearing: The contract with the union representing Seattle Police is up for renewal.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Court attack shows not all violence can be quelled

Mark Dressen, FBI assistant special agent in charge, talks to the media outside the Federal Courthouse, Monday, April 21, 2014, in Salt Lake City.

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Seattle Press

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Examiner.com

Two Seattle musicals appeal to the science fiction audience

The best part of live theater is being asked to suspend the disbelief at the door.

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CBS 47

Boy Scouts ban church that let gay man lead troop

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- US attorney's office reports shooting at federal courthouse in Salt Lake City, at least 1 hurt.

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Seattle Times

Tips are top concern for some in $15 minimum-wage debate

Autumn Brown, who works at a Starbucks in Georgetown, doesn't think restaurants should be allowed to take a tip credit against their minimum-wage obligation Tamara Murphy, left, and Linda Di Lello Morton, owners of Terra Plata on Capitol Hill, are among many in the restaurant industry who worry about the effects of a proposed $15 minimum wage in ... (more)

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KOMO News

Man arrested for lighting truck on fire in North Seattle

A man in North Seattle is in custody Sunday morning for setting a pickup truck on fire Saturday night.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Earth Day 2014: April 22, 1970 and the birth of the environmental movement

Before the 1970s, there were no regulations protecting the environment . It was perfectly legal for a factory to dump toxic waste into streams and spew toxic fumes in the air.

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