The Seattle Times has won the prestigious George Polk Award for environmental reporting for stories linking the deadly mudslide in Oso, Wash., that killed 43 people to what the judges called “corners cut, safeguards disregarded and warnings ignored by” environmental regulators. The George Polk Awards are among the most prestigious in journalism, and have been…More
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Seattle Times staffers won four first-place awards, including three for the newspaper’s “Sea Change” series on the dangers of ocean acidification, in “Best of the West” journalism awards announced today. The “Sea Change” package took first place for project reporting –- by reporter Craig Welch and photographer Steve Ringman –- as well as top honors…More
On the 70th anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, here’s page one of the Dec. 8 Seattle Times — then called The Seattle Daily Times. [do action=”doccloud”]https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/271518-seattle-times-page-one-dec-7-1941[/do] The Seattle Times Historical Archive is a searchable database of Seattle Times newspapers from 1900 through 1984. The archive reveals pages as they were…More