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January 29, 2015 at 10:22 PM

Seattle-area Boys & Girls clubs challenge Boston clubs to fundraising contest

“DON’T LET OUR CLUB KIDS WEAR PATRIOTS COLORS!” says the headline on a website set up by the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. The clubs have challenged their Boston-area counterparts to a fundraising challenge called “Boys & Girls Clubs Bowl II.” The organizations are trying to raise $49,000 apiece (since the Seattle-New England game is Super…


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January 23, 2015 at 2:29 PM

Counterfeit Seahawks jerseys seized from Washington man in Arizona

UPDATE at 2:58 p.m. A spokesman for the Department of Homeland Security in Arizona said that a man who had about 100 counterfeit Seahawks jerseys on him when he was pulled over during a traffic stop Thursday was from East Wenatchee, Douglas County — not exactly the Seattle area. The Seattle Times is not naming the 36-year-old man…


Comments | More in Sports, The Blotter | Topics: counterfeit Seahawks jerseys, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, Seahawks

February 3, 2014 at 4:17 PM

Police closing roads in Renton, ask Hawks fans to stay away today

Seahawks fans may want to celebrate with the team as soon as possible, but Seattle and Renton police are asking that fans wait until the downtown parade Wednesday. There will be no access or staging areas for fans at either Seattle-Tacoma International Airport or at Virginia Mason Athletic Center when the team arrives in Seattle this…


Comments | More in Sports, The Blotter, Traffic & Transit | Topics: Renton, Seahawks, Super Bowl

February 2, 2014 at 8:18 PM

Fans pour into Seattle streets after Super Bowl victory

Fans celebrate around a bonfire in the University District. (Photo by Lindsey Wasson / The Seattle Times) By Seattle Times staff reporters Katherine Long, Lynn Thompson, Alexa Vaughn and Paige Cornwell Boisterous street celebrations broke out across  Seattle in the wake of the Seahawks victory in the Super Bowl, as fans took over intersections, lit fireworks,…


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January 31, 2014 at 11:39 AM

Seattle, Denver mayors make meaty Super Bowl bets

[do action=”custom_iframe” url=”″ width=”512″ height=”288″ scrolling=””/] Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock met in New York City last night and this morning to trash talk and place bets on the outcome of Sunday’s Super Bowl game. After introducing Murray as Seattle’s first openly gay mayor, Stephen Colbert, in arch-conservative mode, said, “That’s a lifestyle…


Comments | Topics: bets, Super Bowl

January 30, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Boeing 747-8 tracing giant No. 12 across Eastern Washington

Boeing’s Seahawks 747-8 flew over downtown Seattle and the Space Needle on Thursday and also will fly in a “12” pattern over Eastern Washington to salute Seahawks’ fans. (Photo / The Boeing Company) A 747-8 test freighter painted in the livery of the Seattle Seahawks was unveiled Wednesday at the Boeing flight line in…


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January 27, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Seattle, Denver mayors make Super Bowl bet

Even politicians can have an open, friendly wager. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock promised each other local goods and philanthropic gestures today, depending on which city’s team wins the Super Bowl. If the Broncos win Sunday, Murray will have to fork over a road bike from Rodriguez Bicycles, and some salmon and Dungeness crab. A blown…


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January 26, 2014 at 10:04 AM

Tri-Cities barber going to Super Bowl to cut players’ hair

KENNEWICK (AP) — An Eastern Washington barber says he’s going to New Jersey this week to cut Seattle Seahawks players’ hair before the Super Bowl. Kennewick barber Mark Baysinger tells the Tri-City Herald it’s a dream to cut several players’ hair before they take the field against the Denver Broncos. Baysinger gave Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner…


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January 24, 2014 at 6:56 AM

Friday Memo: Jealousy fueled I-90 chase … REALLY secret Santa … Super Bowl takes over

National Weather Service forecast Jealousy was the real motive behind last week’s wild chase on I-90 near Issaquah, rather than road rage, as the Washington State Patrol and witnesses initially believed. Jealousy sparked 100 mph chase on I-90, prosecutors say. Gold Bar Santa’s secret: He was a ‘Most Wanted’ prison…


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