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  • Veteran with spinal-cord injury holds wedding at Seattle VA on Veterans Day

    SEATTLE – On a crisp night in Seattle, as another Veterans Day comes to a close, this year’s date, Nov. 12, 2018, is a date former Marine Cpl. Lance Knadler will remember from this day forward. “I may not seem it but I’m excited. Especially what I’m going through right now, she’s been there since day one. I couldn’t ask for anything else. Except possibly be there for the rest of my life,” said Knadler. The 28-year-old veteran followed in […]

  • Risk of premature death five times higher for sedentary people, study finds

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – We all know exercise is good for your health, but a new study in the journal JAMA showed not exercising is worse for health than smoking and diabetes. The researchers found being unfit should be considered as strong of a risk factor for mortality as hypertension and heart disease and revealed the risk for premature death for people who lead a sedentary lifestyle was five times higher than people who regularly incorporated rigorous exercise into their lives. […]

  • Sea-Tac’s new International Arrivals Facility behind schedule, $300M over budget

    SEATTLE — A major makeover at Sea-Tac International Airport is far over budget and behind schedule. The Port of Seattle says the International Arrivals Terminal at Sea-Tac is the most complex project in the airport’s history. The cost overruns and delays sparked the Port to commission an independent review panel to look at the project. They released their review and recommendations Tuesday. Sea-Tac is the 9th busiest airport in the country, with about 47 million passengers traveling through every year. […]

  • Tacoma teachers will vote Tuesday whether to authorize strike

    Some school districts across the region have reached settlements averting a strike before the start of the school year, but Tacoma Public Schools are still in limbo.

  • Despite criticism by others, Russian-American in Seattle calls Trump-Putin summit ‘really good’

    SEATTLE — The meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin is getting a lot of negative reaction from congressional leaders, but in Seattle at least one Russian is praising the meeting as a step forward in international relations. “He took the word of the KGB over the word of the men and women of the CIA,” Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York said of Trump. “Today was a terrible day for the American brand, for the […]

  • Supporters, critics react to Seattle’s gun safety measure

    SEATTLE — Gun owners in Seattle could now face up to a $10,000 fine if they don’t safely store firearms. The Seattle City Council on Monday unanimously passed an ordinance that requires the safe storage of firearms inside Seattle city limits. “It has a fingerprint reader,” Wade Gaughren said as he popped open a gun safe in his gun shop. Locking up your gun is now closer to becoming law in Seattle. The ordinance doesn’t surprise Wade Gaughren, owner of […]

  • $10,000 reward offered for information in 3 overnight arson cases

    FEDERAL WAY – Police are looking for someone who set fire to several cars in a neighborhood overnight. Police say each of the arsons happened in the Twin Lake neighborhood. “It’s a big, big shock, that’s for sure,” said Jordan Jenkins, who was taking a look at his car today. He used his ’99 Honda Civic to commute to work in Kent daily. “I am angry, just because it was a good commuter car for me,” Jenkins said. He says […]

  • Local theatre company welcomes people with autism or sensory disorders

    KIRKLAND, Wash. — Children on the autism spectrum can behave in ways that are not predictable which often means families have to skip out on activities. A local theatre company decided the arts is something no family should have to miss because of autism or any other social or sensory disorders. The Storybook Theatre on the Eastside puts on plays all around the greater Seattle area. The plays about human relationships between people who have a sensory disorder and those […]

  • Five arrested after counter-protesters tangle with conservatives at UW rally

    SEATTLE – A shredded American flag, fights breaking out, the strong smell of sage overtaking Red Square and shouting across police barricades was the scene at the University of Washington campus on Saturday. “We’re here to fight back against the far right and fascism on our campus,” said one of the speakers opposing the group “Patriot Prayer” and their on-campus rally. More than a thousand people marched to the rally at Red Square opposing College Republicans who invited “Patriot Prayer,” […]

  • What’s killing the salmon? Long Live the Kings investigates decline in iconic fish

    Solving the mystery is what nonprofit Long Live the Kings is working on, and thanks to a grant from Microsoft, technology is helping the nonprofit develop a comprehensive model to find clues to solve it.

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