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November 21, 2014 at 11:26 AM

Looking back at memorable Seattle-area snows

The recent historic snow dump experienced by Buffalo, N.Y., got us thinking about our own memorable Seattle-area “snow events.” Everyone knows that snow here is  infrequent, but apparently that’s what makes it so traumatic for us when it does happen. Heaven forbid we try to drive to work with more than an inch of snow…

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October 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The Hong Kong protests as seen by folks with Seattle connections

Hugo Lee, a student protester, chants pro-democracy slogans at the protest site on Wednesday in Hong Kong. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images) On Tuesday we asked readers to share their reports about the pro-democracy protests happening in Hong Kong. Here are the first of those reports. As we get more, we’ll add them…

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September 30, 2014 at 12:50 PM

We’re looking for reports from those experiencing the Hong Kong unrest

Pro-democracy demonstrators sleep on a closed off street near the Hong Kong government headquarters, on the third day of the mass civil disobedience campaign Occupy Hong Kong, (AP PHOTO) Many who call Seattle home also work, travel or study in Hong Kong. If you or someone you know is witnessing the  pro-democracy protests first…

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