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December 11, 2011 at 10:41 AM

Morning memo/Sunday: Another wet week, methadone deaths and tunnels

Weather:  Get ready for …. more of the same this week, that classic winter reality in Seattle: light rain or showers. That’s likely to be the case every day except possibly Monday, the bright spot of the week which is supposed to be cloudy, but not actually wet. Nights are gonna be chilly, solidly in the 30s all week.  Details:

Traffic: Most major roadways were wide open this morning.  Details:

What people are reading now: several stories in particular are getting tons of attention this morning:

Foreign investor visas: Got money? Invest it in an American enterprise and get yourself a green card, by Lornet Turnbull:

Methadone deaths: why they are rising dramatically, especially among lower-income people, by Michael J. Berens and Ken Armstrong:

All about the building of tunnels: Pacific Northwest magazine story by Lynda V. Mapes:

Other heavily read stories in past 24 hours on seattletimes.com

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