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July 5, 2014 at 11:18 AM

Saturday Memo: Image change for downtown parks … Boeing equipment slides into river … Sounders play

Weather: National Weather Service forecast Changing the appeal of downtown Seattle parks: Seattle officials and downtown groups have started a revolving program of events and activities to try to turn around parks that in recent years have felt “more menacing than welcoming,” reporter Lynn Thompson writes. Soccer-viewing, ping-pong, yoga classes in Westlake Park….


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July 18, 2012 at 8:17 PM

Amtrak Cascades train derails north of Vancouver, Wash.

The derailed Amtrak locomotive south of Kelso, Wash.  (Thomas M. Eckels) At about 7 p.m., an Amtrak Cascades 509 train derailed near Woodland, about 18 miles north of Vancouver, Wash., said Amtrak spokeswoman Danelle Hunter. The wheels of the engine lost contact with the rails but the northbound train remained upright and none of…


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