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April 16, 2014 at 10:38 AM

Toddler injured in fall from window in Seattle

A toddler has been taken to Harborview Medical Center after apparently falling from a third-story window near Columbia City. Seattle police and fire department medics were called to the 3800 block of South Oregon Street just after 10 a.m. following reports of the fall. The injured girl is 1 1/2, Seattle police said. “When we arrived she was…


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April 9, 2014 at 8:05 PM

Police investigate Arlington woman’s death as homicide

ARLINGTON — Police in Arlington are investigating the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old woman as a homicide. City spokeswoman Kristin Banfield says the woman found shot in the head Tuesday afternoon at a home died early Wednesday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The woman’s name has not yet been released.


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April 8, 2014 at 12:23 PM

Young man found critically injured behind UW fraternity house

Medics were called to a University of Washington fraternity house early this morning for a report of a man who possibly fell out a window. The 19-year-old man’s friends at the Chi Psi Fraternity house in 4600 block of 22nd Avenue Northeast called for help at 3:17 a.m. after returning home and finding the man in an…


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April 2, 2014 at 8:58 AM

Woman hurt after being pushed off embankment near viaduct.

A woman was injured after apparently being pushed down an embankment near the Alaskan Way Viaduct early this morning. Seattle police spokesman Mark Jamieson said the woman reported that an acquaintance stole her cell phone at 1:15 a.m. then pushed her. She said the two of them were in the 2100 block of Elliott Avenue when she…


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March 26, 2014 at 11:22 AM

Conditions of mudslide victims at Harborview

Update on the conditions of the Oso mudslide victims being treated at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle: – The 22-week-old baby boy remains in critical condition and in intensive care, but is improving. – The baby’s mother, 25, is in satisfactory condition. – 58-year-old man in satisfactory condition and will undergo surgery to repair his pelvis. – Man, 37, in serious…


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March 24, 2014 at 4:27 PM

Baby injured in mudslide is in critical condition but improving

Harborview Medical Center released the following statement on behalf of the families of two victims from the Oso mudslide. The victims are Amanda Skorjanc, 25, who is in satisfactory condition; and her baby son, Duke Suddarth, 22 weeks old. Duke is in critical condition in intensive care at Harborview but is improving, according to the hospital. The statement: “We wish to express our heartfelt support to…


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March 23, 2014 at 8:33 AM

Seven victims of the mudslide remain hospitalized

Seven people injured in the mudslide in Snohomish County remain hospitalized. Five individuals — a woman, three men and an infant — were flown to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle by Airlift Northwest Saturday. Here are their conditions: – A 25-year-old woman: satisfactory. – A 6-month-old- baby: critical, in intensive care unit. – A 37-year-old man: serious, intensive care unit. –…


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March 10, 2014 at 5:43 PM

Victim of fatal stabbing in Tukwila identified

A woman who was fatally stabbed in Tukwila Friday night has been identified as Michelle L. Morris, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Morris, 25, was stabbed multiple times during a fight in the 5400 block of Southcenter Boulevard, according to the Tukwila Police Department. Officers responded to a call of a man and…


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February 26, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Harborview: no primary-care clinic closures or relocations

After months of concern that Harborview Medical Center was planning to close or relocate its primary-care clinics, officials Wednesday said the existing clinics would stay put. In December, Harborview clinic faculty and staff said they had been told that officials wanted to move primary-care clinics out of the hospital. The news prompted opposition by faculty and…


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February 14, 2014 at 6:01 PM

Harborview’s top leader makes abrupt exit

Eileen Whalen, a noted trauma-services expert who has served as executive director of Harborview Medical Center since 2008, has abruptly resigned. In a short memo to staff on Friday, Johnese Spisso, chief health system officer, UW Medicine, and vice president for medical affairs, University of Washington, said Whalen’s resignation became effective on Thursday. Spisso said she will…


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