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January 1, 2015 at 10:41 PM

Man stabbed multiple times in Georgetown gas-station robbery

Update 7:50 a.m. Friday The  65-year-old man stabbed last night in an apparent robbery is now listed in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center. Original post A 65-year-old man working at a 76 gas station in the Georgetown neighborhood was stabbed multiple times in the back and chest during an apparent robbery Thursday evening, Seattle police said. Investigators were…


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July 13, 2014 at 12:39 PM

Power outage in the U-District, U-Village and parts of Laurelhurst

All customers of Seattle City Light who lost power Sunday morning had it restored by late afternoon, according to the utility company. More than 5,100 customers in the University District and Laurelhurst neighborhoods were without power for part of the day due to a failed underground cable. City Light said it is investigating  the cause…


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July 13, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Weather a concern in battling Central Wash. wildfires

The next 24 hours could prove crucial for containment of the Mills Canyon fire in Central Washington, which has already burned nearly 22,000 acres. More than 750 firefighters from across the region made solid progress keeping the blaze from populated areas on Saturday, according to U.S. Forest Service Fire Information Service Spokesman Daniel O’Connor. Using hotshot crews,…


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July 13, 2014 at 8:11 AM

Five people injured in Skyway shooting early this morning

A woman was brought to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening injuries after an early-morning shooting in Skyway that involved numerous victims. King County Sheriff’s Deputy DB Gates said the department received a call of shots fired at about 3:50 a.m. Deputies in the area of 12600 Renton Avenue South were close enough to  hear the shots…


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