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The Sporting Life

Praise for the Messi-ah

Copa América brings some of North and South America’s best national teams to town in June. That includes Argentina and perhaps the greatest living athlete: Lionel Messi. Here’s what makes him transcendent.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/27/2016

Feature

Undelivered

After Carlyle Aicher was murdered for the pearls he was carrying, authorities assured his family the killer would be found. Nearly 50 years later, those who are left are still waiting.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 05/25/2016

Quote Unquote

Brett Hamil Has Had It with Seattle Politics

And the host of 'Seattle Process' isn't going to take it anymore.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 05/25/2016

Ongoing Sagas

Whatever Happened to SeaTac's $15 Minimum Wage?

Good question, but it’s tough to answer because the story is still evolving.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

Questions Answered

Here's the Person in Charge of Preparing Us for Seattle's Apocalyptic Earthquake

Kenneth Murphy, regional director at FEMA, is responsible for managing relief efforts should The Big One—or any other major disaster—strike.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 05/23/2016

Power Lines

Why Is Our Pro-Pot City Attorney Cracking Down on Marijuana Delivery?

It's the war on drugs...to save drugs.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/23/2016

Open Letter

To the Snake Ripping Off My Dog's Talent Show Tricks

I’ll have you know that I take no pleasure in writing this letter.

  • Published 05/23/2016

Crimes Against Canopies

Who Whacked 153 Trees in West Seattle?

When the woods in the Duwamish Head Greenbelt got clear-cut, the hunt began for the killers of trees that had supported the steep slope for generations.

  • By Sydney Parker
  • Published 05/23/2016

Back Fence

How Much Is Too Much Parenting?

A helicopter mom says goodbye.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/23/2016

Travel & Outdoors

Secrets of Sea-Tac

Seattle's Airline Wars: Alaska Versus Delta

Delta chases Alaska, Alaska takes Virgin: Is the hometown airline the hunter or the prey?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

Secrets of Sea-Tac

9 Last-Minute Airport Gift Ideas

Please don't buy those Sleepless in Seattle pajamas.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

Secrets of Sea-Tac

Delayed Flight? Here's How to Pass the Time

What to do when you're stranded at Sea-Tac.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

Secrets of Sea-Tac

The Best Nonstop Flights from Seattle

Three of Sea-Tac's newest direct flights, and three other airports you should be using.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

Secrets of Sea-Tac

Sea-Tac by the Numbers

Where the airport’s more than 42 million passengers are flying, how much they’re spending, and how long they’re waiting.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 05/24/2016

Secrets of Sea-Tac

Does Seattle Need a Second Airport?

The idea has long been floated, and it’s finally, probably, a reality.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 05/24/2016

The Sea-Tac You Don’t See

Photos: Behind Sea-Tac Airport's Locked Doors

More than 19,000 people go to work in the airport, fueling 737s, shining shoes, and hauling the 50-pound Samsonite monster you checked. We snuck behind some of the roped-off areas to see Sea-Tac at work.

  • By Allison Williams and Mike Kane
  • Published 05/24/2016

Insider's Guide

Secrets of Sea-Tac

You love the airport, you hate the airport, and now with Seattle Met’s complete guide, you can truly survive the airport.

  • By Matt Halverson, Allecia Vermillion, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/23/2016