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Hackers Develop Disaster Response Video Games

To prepare for disaster, Willow Brugh, cofounder of Geeks Without Bounds, and Annie Dennisdóttir Wright, an editor at the gaming website Gameranx, suggest you play video games.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Elizabeth Campbell’s Fight to Kill Seattle’s Deep-Bore Tunnel

Lawsuit-filing, government-haranguing, Alaskan Way Viaduct–loving activist Elizabeth Campbell is on a quest to kill the deep-bore tunnel.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/22/2011

Article

Uber Taxi Texting Service

Summon luxury sedans from Uber with text messages, and drivers pinpoint your location via your phone’s GPS.

  • By Carey Rose
  • Published 07/22/2011

Article

Parallel Park 101

Brook Ashinay of Safety First Driving School has the skinny on how to parallel park.

  • By Clancey Denis
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Washington State’s Grass Tax

A by-the-numbers study of the legalization of marijuana in Washington State.

  • Published 07/22/2011

Article

FBI Thwarts Seattle Terror Plot

From the U.S. District Court complaint against Tukwila resident Abu Khalid Abdul-Latif, arrested with a conspirator on June 22, 2011, for allegedly plotting a terrorist attack on a Seattle military entrance processing station.

  • Published 07/22/2011

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A Talk with Marcellus Turner, City Librarian, the Seattle Public Library

Marcellus Turner, Seattle Public Library’s new head librarian, doesn’t go by the book.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Christian Sinderman Keeps Powerful Pols in Power

Four incumbents in this year’s city council election (Tim Burgess, Bruce Harrell, Tom Rasmussen, and Sally Clark) and one challenger (Maurice Classen) have jumped on the Christian Sinderman consulting train.

  • By Johnathon Fitzpatrick
  • Published 07/20/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Park Trails You Don’t Know

The best hiking trails you don’t know in Olympic National Park.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Art of the Park

Peter Malarkey, Steve Davis, Eirik Johnson, and N.P. Bank Note Company present the Olympic Peninsula through different lens.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Places to Stay in the Park

The best places to stay in Olympic National Park.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Saving the Park

Helping to preserve Olympic National Park: Washington National Park Fund, Backcountry Horsemen of Washington, Student Conservation Association, Friends of Olympic National Park, and Olympic Park Institute.

  • By Annie Rose Favreau
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: The Marmot Brigade

This summer, more than 100 volunteers will scour Olympic National Park for evidence of Marmota olympus, our own special marmot.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Follow the Ranger

Olympic National Park ranger Susannah “Sanny” Lustig leads us on a bear hunt.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Where the Wild Things Are

A field guide to the animals of Olympic National Park.

  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Essential Rain Gear

Essential rain gear for Olympic National Park.

  • By Lisa Han
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Poet of the Park

Tim McNulty serves as unofficial poet laureate of Olympic National Park.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Summer Things to Do

Summer things to do in Olympic National Park: stargaze at Hurricane Ridge Visitor Center, swim in the mineral pools of the Sol Duc Valley, rock climb Mount Cruiser, fly kites on the shores of Beach Three near Kalaloch, and surf First Beach near La Push.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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The Elwha’s Last Dam Summer

It began 25 years ago as a radical idea: destroying two dams to save the Elwha River. It ends this month as a commonsense solution. Gentlemen, start your jackhammers.

  • By Bruce Barcott
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park

What you need to know and where you need to go in Olympic National Park, Washington State’s most popular park, including best hiking trails, campground tips, hotels, and a map.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/22/2011

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