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Seattle, a city on Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest, is surrounded by water, mountains and evergreen forests, and contains thousands of acres of parkland. Washington State’s largest city, it’s home to a large tech industry, with Microsoft and Amazon headquartered in its metropolitan area. The futuristic Space Needle, a 1962 World’s Fair legacy, is its most iconic landmark.
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Seattle is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With a 2020 population of 737,015, it is the ...
Incorporated as a city: December 2, 1869
State: Washington
County: King
Incorporated as a town: January 14, 1865
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Low temperature in Seattle through 5 AM this morning has been 71 degrees F. Number of days in Seattle's climate record with low temperatures at or above 70 degrees: 2. #wawx
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Seattle's 2022 #EnvironmentalJustice Fund is accepting grant applications until September 16. Hear from Black Farmers Collective, a past grantee, about how the Fund helped them build an urban farm in the Yesler Terrace area.…
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The short answer: We don't know yet. A @UWMedicine biochemist explains why it's so hard to pin down how long natural immunity lasts, and why vaccines are still our best line of defense.…
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Officers investigating a domestic violence incident in the 7000 block of 15th Ave NW. One victim deceased at the scene. More info when available.
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We heard there's a decent sunset out there, so we went out to see for ourselves. Anyone else catch a shot this evening? #wawx
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Collision on E Marginal Way S at S Corson Ave S blocking all SB lanes. Use alternate routes.
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SEATTLE'S UNENDING DRUG CRISIS PART 1: I spent months REPORTING on 3rd Ave. in downtown Seattle+Little Saigon. Despite efforts by @MayorofSeattle and @SeattlePD, open air drug dens/black markets are THRIVING. If elected officials don't know, now they know.@SeattleCouncil #Seattle
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What's up traffic fam! Anyone else thinking about the weekend? Alderwood➡Southcenter via I-405: 52 min. Bellevue➡Federal Way: 40 min/27 HOV Seattle➡Everett: 29/28 Redmond➡Seattle via I-90: 24/22 Check out your🚙⏱here:…
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King County prosecutor has asked sheriff to investigate Durkan's, other Seattle leaders' deleted texts…
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Overnight we responded to a house fire in the Seattle Hill area. One man was taken to the hospital by medics. His injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. No one else was injured. The fire investigation is ongoing. No word yet on a cause.
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PSI drops to 24 this week as homicides and shootings surge. Seattle residents deserve to feel safe. It’s time for a competitive contract for the remaining officers. #ContractNow…
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Live in Seattle? Read about this extraordinary opportunity to update the city's comprehensive plan and encourage the city council to do it right.…
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🔥 3rd WARMEST NIGHT IN SEATTLE HISTORY 🔥 This morning’s low temperature was a balmy 69 degrees, placing it in a seven-way tie for 3rd place on the list of Seattle’s all-time warmest low temperatures. Only June 27, 2021 (73°) & July 29, 2009 (71°) had warmer lows.
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Seattle has failed the city, state and region when it comes to welcoming new neighbors, as well as not making enough room for housing to prevent displacement. YOU can help change things in the next four days!…
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8 Seattlites have been told they will be arrested if they don't leave @PattyMurray's office. Their answer: "We're not leaving until the Senator confirms she'll oppose the fossil fuel expansion bill." Climate crisis is an emergency. We need our Senators to act like it.
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After those 3 timeouts, Seattle got the ball at its own 44-yard line. The Seahawks called a running back draw. The game is over.
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Seattle University is a modern, progressive, and global Jesuit Catholic university in the heart of tech-heavy Seattle's eclectic Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Port Commission meetings are normally held at 12 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at either Pier 69 or Sea-Tac Airport. Since meeting times ...
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