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  • 3rdandpike

    ‘My favorite block': Differing perspectives on Seattle’s infamous 3rd and Pike

    SEATTLE — Everyone who lives in Seattle can recount a tale about the 3rd Avenue corridor. Drunken brawls. Open air drug deals. For a while now, many of the best  — and worst — anecdotes of the infamous block are being collected on the Twitter page @3rdandPike, adding fuel to an ever-stoked fire of calls for change in the area. You did not just give your baby the bottle back after it dropped on the ground at @3rdAndPike — Joseph King (@josephking) August 20, 2014 […]

  • Fans of the Seattle Seahawks cheer against the Arizona Cardinals on December 22, 2013 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington.  (

    Fans: Is this the best day ever for Seattle sports?

    SEATTLE — Today, right now, is the best time it’s ever been to be a Seattle sports fan. Woah. Hold on. Set your pitchforks down. We didn’t forget about the Super Bowl win, the mid-90s Sonics or Edgar’s double in 1995. We haven’t forgot about the 1979 NBA Championship or even when the Seattle hockey team won the Stanley Cup more than 100 years ago. We’re talking cumulatively, here. Collectively. Right at this moment — with everything going on at […]

  • Christine Michael #33 of the Seattle Seahawks runs upfield with the ball during the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 23, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

    Top 5 things to watch for in Packers vs. Seahawks matchup

    SEATTLE — If someone was to poll Hawks fans about memorable moments in Seahawks history, it’s a good chance more than a few Green Bay memories would rank high. There was that snowstorm playoff game in 2007. The Brett Favre interception happy games of the late 90s. The game former Hawks quarterback Matt Hasslebeck said “We want the ball and we’re going to score,” only to throw a pick-6 end the game. And of course 2012, when the Hawks marched down […]

  • Watoto up close. Photo by Dennis Conner/Woodland Park Zoo.

    Local animal advocacy group urges feds to investigate elephant’s death at Woodland Park Zoo

    SEATTLE — A Seattle-based animal advocacy group is urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to investigate the recent death of an elephant named Watoto at the Woodland Park Zoo, citing possible deficiencies in zoo staffing and elephant monitoring. The Friends of Woodland Park Zoo Elephants (FOWPZE) wants the USDA to investigate Watoto’s Aug. 22 death. According to the group, Watoto was found lying down in her cell and was later euthanized, and no reason for her debilitation has yet […]

  • Bumbershoot 2014. (KCPQ photo)

    Top 5 reasons why Bumbershoot rocks in the rain

    SEATTLE – When news of crummy weather forecasted for Labor Day Weekend came out earlier this week, you got down. What, you screamed. It’s supposed to rain? How can I sport my hot shorts, tube top and no shoes look to Bumbershoot if it’s 60s and raining? But as quick as Starbucks pours espresso shots, you came to your senses. Living in the Pacific Northwest has prepared you for three things:  Knowing ferry rates anytime of the year, growing accustomed to […]

  • Safecowiki

    CEO of Safeco Field’s food service company caught on camera abusing dog

    SEATTLE — The CEO of the company that is the exclusive provider of Safeco Field’s food and beverage service is in under fire in Canada, after video showing him brutally kicking and choking a dog was released. Desmond Hague, the chief executive officer of Centerplate, Inc., is accused of abusing a dog in a Vancouver hotel elevator in late July, Canadian media outlet Global News reported. Centerplate is responsible for all of Safeco Field’s food services, as well as many other food services […]

  • Russell Wilson battles the Oakland Raiders in the 2013 preseason. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

    5 things to watch for in Thursday’s Seahawks vs. Raiders game

    SEATTLE — Ah, the fourth and final preseason game. A time when even the most hardcore fan sighs, leans over to their partner and asks: “Is it regular season yet?” If there’s one thing we learned about the Seahawks Friday against the Bears, it’s that the first team is really, really good. But 12s, we already KNEW that. What we didn’t get a handle on is the Seahawks second and third string players. Could they score with any consistency? Could they […]

  • Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is hit by Bobby Wagner #54 of the Seattle Seahawks at Soldier Field on December 2, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

    5 things to watch for in Friday’s Bears vs. Seahawks matchup

    CHICAGO — We can breath again, 12s. Nothing like a 41-14 victory to assuage the fears of the team’s first preseason loss in 2 years. But we hardly have time — nor care — to soak in a lopsided preseason win. The march toward September continues. And there are still plenty of questions to be answered in Friday’s Chicago Bears vs. Seattle Seahawks game on Q13 FOX. Top 5 things to watch for in Friday’s Seahawks vs. Bears matchup 5.  How […]

  • Suspect vehicle example supplied by the Seattle Police Department.

    Police release more info on hit-and-run suspect who injured skateboarder

    SEATTLE — Police are looking for the driver of a silver Toyota Camry who fled the scene after striking a 22-year-old man skateboarding in SoDo early Sunday. The skateboarder was hit around 2:20 a.m. trying to cross Airport Way South near South Alaska Street, police said. The car, believed to be a 2011 Toyota Camry LE or SE, never stopped and was last seen traveling Aiprort Way South, police said. The Toyota’s driver side headlight and bumper was damaged and […]