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Editor’s Note

What’s So Funny at Amazon?

The laugh heard around the world.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 07/01/2015
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Editor’s Note

The Goats Who Stare at Men

On Klahhane Ridge in the Olympics, October 16, 2010, the forces of nature head butted human incursion to the ground.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 06/08/2015
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The Explainer

Mount St. Helens, 35 Years Later

Mount Saint Helens erupted on May 18, 1980. This month, as we mark the 35th anniversary of the blast, let’s revisit what happened and remember those lost.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 04/28/2015
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Feature

Tony Wheat Has Been Sorry for So Long

The crimes he committed 50 years ago this spring were savage and cruel. Can we forgive Washington’s longest incarcerated inmate?

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 04/27/2015
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Editor’s Note

The House Guest

Seattle is experiencing spasmodic changes, a culture clash of haves and have-barely-enough-to-get-by.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 04/27/2015
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Editor's Note

You Can Stop Pretending to Hate Lager Now

Lager is about to have its craft beer moment.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 04/01/2015
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Editor's Note

Friends and Benefits

Finding your tribe in the workplace

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 03/16/2015
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Editor's Note

The Portmanteau That Ate Itself

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 02/09/2015
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Editor's Note

Home Improvement

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 01/05/2015
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Editor's Note

Thirst and the City

Can you learn something about a city, about what makes a place tick, by merely sipping and studying and sitting with its trademark cocktails?

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 12/01/2014
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Editor's Note

The Seattle Moment

Seattle is undergoing something like a renaissance.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 11/03/2014
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Editor's Note

Serve and Protect

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 10/01/2014
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Editor's Note

Sound and Fury

Remember where you were when the Seahawks made it to the Super Bowl?

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 09/01/2014
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Editor's Note

Can't We All Just Not Get Along?

The passage of the $15 minimum wage law and its lessons.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 08/01/2014
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The Northwest Flavor Issue

You Put Your Weed in It

Meet three people pushing the limits of Seattle’s new, tasty, and legally dubious frontier of marijuana edibles.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 07/01/2014
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International Affairs

Crimea in Seattle: The War at Home

How events a world away are making things tense between Washington state’s estimated 35,000 Ukrainians and their fellow former Soviet Union citizens.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 06/02/2014
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Garden City

The Botany of Urban Desire

Sarah Bergmann's Pollinator Pathway combines art, ecology, and urban planning. Just don't call it a bee thing.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Sporting Life

Autism’s New Challengers

Seahawks GM John Schneider made Seattle a thing of sports legend. Now he and his wife are a defensive line for families burdened with the costs of treating autism.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Mudroom

What Lies Beneath

How does a city growing as fast as Seattle avoid erasing its past?

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Feature

The Trouble with Shaken Baby Syndrome

After three decades and thousands of accusations and fractured lives, medical and legal experts are challenging shaken baby syndrome as a diagnosis. And as one family's saga demonstrates, we can't wait any longer to get it right.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 04/02/2014
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