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Open Letter

Dear White People Who Plan to Party on Cinco de Mayo

Leave me out of this.

  • Published 04/28/2016

Feature

Katie Rose on Top of the World

Twenty years after the loss of her father in the fatal 1996 Everest expedition, Katie Rose Fischer-Price traveled back to the land that claimed him—and found herself in the midst of an even greater catastrophe.

  • By Kade Krichko
  • Published 04/25/2016

Back Fence

Urban Hiking: Does It Make Us Better Citizens?

I walked the widest girth in Seattle to find out.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/25/2016

How We Got That Shot

Lindy West: Behind the Scenes

A peek at our shoot with photographer Brandon Hill.

  • By Brandon Hill
  • Published 04/22/2016

How We Got Here

Crowd Cow: Kickstarter for Carnivores

Startup vets Joe Heitzeberg and Ethan Lowry retrace the tech steps that led them to become virtual ranchers.

  • By Rosin Saez
  • Published 04/22/2016

Quote Unquote

Lindy West Is Not Afraid to Be Shrill

"[Being funny] is something that's gendered. People don’t think women are funny, so it’s always satisfying to upend people’s expectations."

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 04/22/2016

Power Lines

Seattle's Next Big Labor Battle Will Be Over Flexible Scheduling

What does a $15 an hour minimum wage matter when you’re not getting any hours?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/22/2016

Questions Answered

Dan Warter Knows Where the Bodies—and Boats—Are Buried

The diver turned filmmaker explores the many forgotten mysteries lurking in local waters.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 04/22/2016

Defying Gravity

Dan Price's Quick Rise and Quicker Fall

Price became a media darling in April 2015 by raising the minimum wage at Ballard’s Gravity Payments to $70,000—but this May he’s scheduled to answer accusations that he used the company as his “personal piggybank.”

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 04/22/2016

Snap Judgment

The Denny Regrade is Back

Colloquially obscure since the ’90s, the name Denny Regrade is back to describe the previously underdeveloped pocket of the Denny Triangle where Amazon’s new Doppler building sits. Reasonable return or redundant revival?

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 04/22/2016

Politics

Will Donald Trump and His Bullying Win Over Washington Republicans?

His political ascension may be vulgar and unlikely. But even here on the Left Coast it shouldn’t come as a surprise.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 04/22/2016

Real Estate

Seattle Restaurants

Travel & Outdoors

Camping 101

Creatures of the Forest: What Should and Shouldn’t Make You Wary

Wildlife is the best part of camping. What is there to be scared of?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

Gourmet Camp Meals: Not as Difficult as They Look

Ruby McConnell says the quality of Northwest produce, there’s no reason to bring anything freeze dried.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

What to Do About Bugs

We've been on this problem for centuries, but we might finally be getting somewhere.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

Should You Build a Campfire?

It's either the most important part of camping or a dangerous menace.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

The Dos and Don'ts of Tent Setup

A comfortable night's sleep and effective protection from the elements: two things you'll definitely be happy to have.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

How Feathered Friends Quietly Became The Best Down Masters in the World

From sleeping bags to expedition suits, the outfitters at this Seattle-based company know what it takes to confidently go cold-weather camping.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

The Pros and Cons Outdoor Tech

Do gizmos and performance fabrics improve or ruin the wilderness?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

5 Reasons Hammock Camping Is Secretly the Best

Leave the tent at home—trust us!

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

5 Things to Do in the Woods

You made it! Now what?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

Packing For Your Trip: 15 Essential Camping Items

Even if you don't have a single one of them, there's an outfitter in town who will come to your rescue.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

8 Perfect Northwest Camping Destinations

Step 1 in your camping journey: pick a spot. From Denny creek to the Pacific ocean, here are 8 ideas to get you started.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

No One to Camp With? No Problem.

There’s nothing wrong with solo camping, where no one can laugh when you mistake a tree stump for a bear or drop a sticky marshmallow in your lap. But even if you don’t already have outdoorsy friends, you needn’t camp alone.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/27/2016

Camping 101

The Ultimate Guide to Pacific Northwest Camping

We broke down the camping trip into six easy steps, so nothing—not the fancy gear, the scary wildlife, or the fear of boredom—will keep you from the great outdoors.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/22/2016