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February 20, 2014 at 6:47 AM

Thursday Memo: Power’s out … Pugel’s out? … Megahouse raffle’s fine print

Power outage this morning: Some 7,900 Seattle City Light customers are without power this morning in the Burien and White Center area. The early report is that a tree fell on some power lines. Where is former interim Seattle Police Chief Jim Pugel? In a reference to the ’60s TV show “Car 54, Where Are…


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October 3, 2013 at 3:42 PM

UPDATE: Woman, child in stable condition after crash into house in S. Seattle

  UPDATE: 4:15 p.m. | A 71-year-old woman and her 4-year-old grandchild are in stable condition at Harborview Medical Center after their car crashed into a house in South Seattle. Responding firefighters had to cut the woman out of the silver SUV, where she was trapped, Seattle Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore said. They took the 4-year-old…


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August 10, 2013 at 12:28 PM

Mom crashes pickup into her own house; 2 children hurt

Two children were injured in a Skyway home on Saturday morning when their mother accidentally crashed a pickup into the house, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. The 48-year-old woman was backing out of her driveway in the 10800 block of Garden Place about 8 a.m. when she struck something, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesman Sgt….


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December 27, 2012 at 10:09 AM

Body found in Snohomish County linked to Kent shooting

UPDATE: 10:25 a.m. | The body of a man found near a pickup in Snohomish County this morning is believed to be a man who shot and wounded his ex-wife in Kent this morning, according to police. Snohomish County sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said the pickup was found at the Lake Serene Trailhead, just off of Hwy 2 between Gold…


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November 30, 2012 at 5:35 AM

Fleeing car crashes into Tacoma home

The Associated Press A car fleeing from police crashed into a home early Friday in Tacoma. KOMO-TV reports the family inside was unharmed. The 44-year-old driver was arrested. He was wanted on a warrant from Port Townsend. The car took off about 2 a.m. after a Pierce County deputy attempted to make a traffic stop. At one time the driver…


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May 10, 2012 at 1:56 PM

Obama’s speech at the fundraising brunch

Posted by Jim Brunner / Seattle Times staff reporter At the Seattle home of Ann and Bruce Blume, where the fundraising brunch for the president is being held, Obama spoke to a small room of donors for about 11 minutes. (He was introduced by the Blumes’ daughter, Libby.) The president did not mention gay marriage, which he announced…


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April 18, 2012 at 8:34 AM

Vacant home in Queen Anne destroyed by fire this morning

There is not points to locate on the map A vacant house in the Queen Anne neighborhood was destroyed in a fire this morning. Seattle firefighters were called to the home at 303 Ward St. at 12:26 a.m. on reports of the blaze, said department spokeswoman Lt. Sue Stangl. The house was packed with items, so the fire…


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April 6, 2012 at 9:38 AM

Fire destroys Mountlake Terrace home

Snohomish County fire investigators say that a cigarette or a candle are to blame for a blaze that caused serious damage to a Mountlake Terrace Home this morning. Fire crews were called to the home in the 23800 block of 55th Avenue West at 3:05 a.m., said Leslie Hynes, spokeswoman for Snohomish County Fire District 1….


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December 12, 2011 at 12:21 PM

State House Dems propose $480M in budget cuts

A proposal to reduce the state’s $2 budget shortfall by $480 million has been released by Democrats in the state House, according to a Politics Northwest post by staff reporter Andrew Garber in Olympia. Money could be saved, they propose, by such things as moving funds from one account to another, delaying payments, and counting…


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