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  1. WSDOT Says If This Bertha Contractor Walks Out, We'll Get Another OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Stranger

    Bertha's tunnel contractor may be entitled to a $20 million change order dealing with soil conditions at the site of the launch pit, pictured here. Information bombs tend to go off right before the Washington State Department of Transportation meets with elected officials.

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  2. The Morning News: Sorry This Is Half-Assed, I OversleptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Stranger

    Income Inequality : Hey, even Republicans are talking about it now - but House Republicans are doing something about abortion. The bill that would've made it harder for rape victims to get abortions is dead, but House Rs found some other abortion restrictions to vote on .

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  3. The Morning News: Capitol Hill Beat Cops Don't Have to Go to Eastlake AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Stranger

    MLK Day Protest Ends in 19 Arrests: Seattle police say that 19 arrests were made after yesterday's highway traffic-blocking Black Lives Matter protests, which Ansel covered here . One officer also seriously hurt his leg, but we're not sure how .

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  4. Eater's Digest: Openings and Closings, Plus Tom Douglas Venture...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Stranger

    The Bergshrund Ballard's tiny NW Peaks taproom has moved half a block into a bigger space. They're pouring their own beer, plus one rotating guest tap and another dedicated to a rotating cider.

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  5. Would Bertha's Failure Doom Transit Tunnels in Downtown Seattle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Stranger

    On January 2, Mayor Ed Murray floated a curious proposition: If voters come to see Bertha as doomed and our downtown tunnel project as screwed, could future tunnels through downtown also be screwed? In a phone call to The Stranger , the mayor explained his concerns: "My fear around Bertha isn't so much that the current tunnel can't be built, but I believe [its failure] will kill any opportunity to build a fourth tunnel through Seattle." Wait.

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  6. The Morning News: New Year, New Wages, New LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The Stranger

    Supporters of City Council Member Kshama Sawant joined fast food workers in calling for a $15 an hour minimum wage in Seattle. Businesses will start phasing in higher wages in April.

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  7. What I Learned from Walking Around Lake Washington in Two DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Stranger

    I'm grateful to live in a city where a scene like this is just a short walk away from civilization. One of the high points of 2014 for me came in May, when I walked around Lake Washington in two days.

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  8. Where to Eat for New Year's Eve, and a New Grading System for RestaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Stranger

    Dinner Tue-Sat 5:30-11 pm lunch Mon-Fri 11:30 am-2 pm brunch 10 am-2 pm Sat-Sun HERE TO EAT ON NEW YEAR'S EVE : Several restaurants - some reasonably priced, others requiring you to drop serious cash - are offering special prix-fixe menus. Seating is often limited, so make your reservation sooner rather than later: Capitol Hill's Altura is offering two menus of its seasonal Italian food: a six-course tasting menu for reservations between 5:30 and 6 p.m. and an eight-course menu for reservations at 8 p.m. or later .

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  9. The Morning News: New Garbage Rules to Take Effect January 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Stranger

    Stop Throwing Food in the Garbage Can, or Else: If you're not already composting or throwing food scraps in the green bin, you better start. Come January 1, the city of Seattle will begin keeping track of individuals who not only throw food, but also paper towels, napkins, and pizza boxes, in the garbage can .

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  10. The Morning News: Minister Sues Over Alleged Punch from Seattle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Stranger

    Minister sues in federal court over alleged punch from police officer: "A Seattle minister bloodied during a violent clash with police during a demonstration has sued the city, claiming he was wrongly arrested and unduly prosecuted," reports the SeattlePI.com . "Rev.

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  11. Our Critics' Picks for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Stranger

    Boisterous, in-your-face pop-punk from the 90s! Lyrics about dating total duds and other kinds of jerks ! Formed in 1991 in LA, the Muffs make sassed-out hits that are driven by guitarist/lead singer Kim Shattuck's distinctively gruff-yet-tuneful howl/croon. After a 10-year break, the Muffs made an album this year, Whoop Dee Doo , that sounds pretty much like they always did: sweet and salty and fun .

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  12. Is the Seattle Police Intelligence Auditor Doing His Job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Stranger

    DAVID BOERNER In a rare in-person appearance the Seattle police intelligence auditor speaks to the City Council on April 3, 2013. n the 1970s, Seattle police compiled secret files on dozens of political dissidents.

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  13. KEXP Unveils Plans for New Home, Announces Open House, Groundbreaking CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Stranger

    Popular listener-supported Seattle radio station KEXP plans to break ground for its new and bigger location January 28, 2015, with the goal to have it operational by December. The ceremony will take place at 10 am at the Northwest Rooms of Seattle Center .

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  14. The Morning News: State Officials Mostly Certain About Safety of Alaskan Way ViaductRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Stranger

    Transportation Officials Try to Reassure City Council: Yesterday, we reported that the city council was going to question tunnel officials about the safety of the Alaskan Way Viaduct, after learning that it sank 1.2 inches near the site of where Bertha is stuck. Well, that meeting lasted 80 minutes, and according to the Puget Sound Business Journal , it involved state transportation officials mostly trying to reassure a skeptical city council .

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  15. The Morning News: Seattle Times Goes After 'Rampaging' Protesters,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Stranger

    The Seattle Times Editorial Board is giving a lecture to Seattle protesters today. For example: "Local demonstrators need to ask themselves if they're building the world they want, or destroying it.

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  16. Quality Women of Good WillRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Stranger

    An edited excerpt from "Tea at the Ladies' Club." Originally published in the January 22, 1998, issue of The Stranger .

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  17. Meet Thomas Wilfred, the Forgotten Inventor of Light ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Stranger

    COLOR WHEEL In 1930, when you bought one of Thomas Wilfred's Clavilux Junior machines for your home, four or five of these handpainted glass disks came with it. Wilfred made his first Clavilux in 1919; this portrait of him was taken in the early 1920s, when his lumia, or light art, was taking off.

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  18. The Morning News: Protesters Marched Again Last Night, Organizers Vow to ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Stranger

    A cab driver, Abdinasser Omar, joined the protesters and gave an impromptu speech: "People need to come out and stop the system of bullets." Protesters Marched on Capitol Hill Last Night, Blocked Traffic at Westlake Center: And they prayed.

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  19. Faces in the Crowd at Last Night's #BlackLivesMatterFriday ProtestRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | The Stranger

    I met Febe, a 22-year old North Seattle Community College student, as demonstrators began marching downtown after briefly blocking the entrances of The Comet, Lost Lake, and Caffe Vita on Capitol Hill. She said those businesses had been chosen because their owners had been calling for increased police presence around their bars and cafes and complaining about East African youth in the area.

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  20. Top Five Critics' Picks This FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Stranger

    Sarah Galvin and Co. @ TMRW Party To be honest, there's not a lot of poetry that speaks to the particulars of my batty brain.

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