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  1. 10 reasons Seattle-bashing Republicans can go screw themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    At retreat in Ocean Shores over the last weekend in January, Republicans spent every second of the entire conference bemoaning the existence of and scoffing at liberal Seattle. As we wrote , they said things like "I am Warren Peterson from the 'Soviet of Seattle'."

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  2. Weisner leads No. 9 Oregon St over No. 24 Washington 61-53Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Oregon State's Jamie Weisner, right, is trailed by teammate Deven Hunter and Washington's Katie Collier during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Seattle. less Oregon State's Jamie Weisner, right, is trailed by teammate Deven Hunter and Washington's Katie Collier during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Seattle.

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  3. How to be rich in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Hire Maroon 5 to play for your underlings. less Hire Maroon 5 to play for your underlings.

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  4. Seattle's millionaire neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This home at 6643 NE Windermere Rd. is listed for $2.45 million. The four bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home was built in 1986 and has a sleek, angular design.

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  5. Seattle still among best places to make moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Click through for a look at the 10 best U.S. big cities for filmmaking, as judged by MovieMaker magazine . Click through for a look at the 10 best U.S. big cities for filmmaking, as judged by MovieMaker magazine .

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  6. Heavy snow, rain as storm moves through Western WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A warm front moving into Western Washington has dumped several inches of heavy wet snow in the Cascade Mountains and temporarily closed mountain passes. The National Weather Service in Seattle says the storm brought 13 inches of new snow at Stevens Pass between Wednesday night and Thursday morning.

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  7. Melvin Brewing is Coming to SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Jeremy Tofte, the mastermind behind Wyoming's massively award-winning Melvin Brewing , was traveling today, headed to Fort George Brewery in Astoria where he'll contribute to a batch of 3-Way IPA, collaborating with Fort George Brewing and Barley Browns Brewing. That's not news.

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  8. Mayor Murray to open parking lots for homeless living in carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mayor Ed Murray announced Tuesday an emergency order to fast-track two "safe" parking lots for homeless people living in vehicles. The order, issued under powers the mayor invoked when he declared a state of emergency of homelessness in November, aims to open one lot in Ballard and another in Delridge, with room for up to 50 vehicles and sanitation and garbage service, as well as case management services for residents, Murray's office said in a news release.

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  9. Obama administration halts new coal leases on federal lands: Another blow to Big CoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The federal government will stop issuing new coal leases on federal lands, mainly in Wyoming and Montana, as the Obama administration reviews coal's impact on climate change as well as the price that big coal companies are paying America's taxpayers. Announced by U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, the move is another blow to Big Coal.

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  10. City of Seattle looks to pay $10,000 for bridge artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Ships pass under the Fremont Bridge during the Parade of Historic Fishing Schooners on Feb. 13, 2014, beginning at Fishermen's Terminal and concluding at MOHAI in Seattle. The eight-boat parade consisted only of operational historic wooden fishing schooners - some more than 100 years old - responsible for seafood on dinner tables nationwide.

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  11. Sound Transit pushing hard on light rail progress in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Sound Transit is aiming to have a banner year with not just the opening of two new light rail stops -- at Capitol Hill and the University of Washington -- but also with a third station, more tunneling and other projects. King County Executive and Sound Transit board chair Dow Constantine Wednesday announced goals for the year and introduced the organization's new CEO, Peter Rogoff, at the site of the future Roosevelt station.

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  12. In sickness and health: Seattle neighborhoods rankedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Click through for a look at how Seattle's neighborhoods compare in three key health measures - the percentage of residents who describe themselves as being in fair or poor health, as being physically inactive during the past 30 days, and as smokers. Click through for a look at how Seattle's neighborhoods compare in three key health measures - the percentage of residents who describe themselves as being in fair or poor health, as being physically ... more Seattle residents were asked to describe their general health.

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  13. Dick's Drive-In founder Dick Spady dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Dick's Drive-In co-founder Dick Spady, pictured at his 90th birthday party in October 2013 at the chain's Wallingford restaurant. Dick's Drive-In co-founder Dick Spady, pictured at his 90th birthday party in October 2013 at the chain's Wallingford restaurant.

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  14. Arch Coal, partner in proposed Longview coal export terminal, files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Arch Coal, the nation's second-largest coal producer, and a partner in a big proposed coal-export terminal in Longview, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday. Its filing means producers of 25 percent of America's coal are now in bankruptcy.

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  15. Bill Clinton stops by SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    As president of the United States and ex-president, Bill Clinton has now visited both locations of the Elliott Bay Book Co., its old Pioneer Square location and its more recent digs on Capitol Hill. The 42nd president was in Seattle on Friday to do a fundraiser for the spouse he hopes to make the 45th president.

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  16. Open houses for Jan. 9 - 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The first home, 2128 34th Ave. W., is listed for $515,000. The three bedroom, one bathroom home features a daylight basement and a large attached garage.

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  17. Bill Clinton visits Seattle on Friday for Hillary Clinton and another closed-door fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Ex-President Bill Clinton will speak at a Hillary-Clinton-for-president fundraiser on Friday at the Century Ballroom on Capitol Hill, the latest in a cycle of private Clinton money events. The 42nd president was in the Northwest 13 times while in the White House, always doing a scheduled or spontaneous public event - he was famous for rallies and walk-throughs at the Pike Place Market - and continuing the tradition on post-presidential visits to the region.

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  18. Angry radicals? Nothing new in the Pacific NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Oregon Territory was freshly minted when a handful there started dreaming of a "Pacific Republic." One 1912 history describes it as being "well understood" in the territory that plotters were waiting for the Union to falter in the Civil War before founding a new nation in the Western U.S. The treason didn't quite pan out.

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  19. Jim McDermott: The doctor hangs it up after 13 terms in Congress and a 45 year political careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., is set to announce his retirement Monday after 13 terms on the "other" Capitol Hill. McDermott has been dubbed Seattle's "Congressman for life" after winning 13 terms, usually piling up 200,000 or more votes, despite furious conservative reaction to his opposition to the 2003 U.S. War on Iraq.

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  20. AP Source: Democratic Rep. McDermott to announce retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this June 16, 2015 file photo, Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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