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I'm New Here

Brian Schlenker Is a Tech Transplant

Meet one member of Amazon’s rapidly expanding horde.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/20/2015
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I'm New Here

A Miller, a Madame, and the Birth of Seattle

It’s kind of a cute story.

  • By Joseph Laney and Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/20/2015
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The Seahawks’ Michael Bennett Tells It Like It Is

"I hit him and I was like, 'Hey, Peyton! I hate your commercials!' Aaron Rodgers, same thing. He portrays himself like he’s a normal guy, but he’s supercocky."

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/14/2015
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Hair 2015

How a Seattle Stylist Is Disrupting the Overseas Sex Trade

Matthew Fairfax has found his true calling in Cambodia

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/04/2015
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Explainer

What's Behind the Jimi Hendrix Park Delays?

It’s been almost a decade since the City of Seattle named a park after its greatest musical icon, and the project is only just now under way. What took so long?

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/04/2015
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Feature

The Everything Guide to Seattle Hair

Everything you need to know about the styles & stylists keeping Seattle on trend.

  • By Aoife Reilly, Jenni Moore, Amanda Zurita, and Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/03/2015
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Jamie King Isn’t Above Tattooing Tech Bros

“Probably a third of the guys I tattoo work for Amazon.”

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/03/2015
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Nerd Nostalgia

This Windows 95 Tutorial Was an Attack on Cool Kids

In the video that stars Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry, the nerds finally get their revenge.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/31/2015
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Quiz

Amazon Celebrates 20 Years

Twenty years ago this July, Amazon sold its first book from Jeff Bezos’s garage. Since then it’s gotten slightly bigger. How well do you know Seattle’s e-tail behemoth that will one day swallow the world?

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/13/2015
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Environment

Dole, Chiquita Sued by Seattle Nonprofit

How a Seattle attorney took on some of the biggest banana producers—and alleged water polluters—in the world.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/06/2015
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Heather Gobet Is Ready to Lower the Boom

The president of Western Display Fireworks preps for Seafair’s Fourth of July Celebration.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/01/2015
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LGBT

Exclusive Q&A: Girl Scouts of Western Washington CEO Megan Ferland

She's still catching her breath after the council shattered its Indiegogo goal.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/30/2015
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LGBT

Donor Says Girl Scouts Can't Use $100K Gift for Transgender Girls

So the organization gave the money back. And now they want your help.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/29/2015
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TV Talk

Hang in there: 'Treetop Cat Rescue' Week 4 Recap

Shaun, you dog.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/22/2015
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Science

Could You Hurt This Dog for Science?

A new research facility at UW is reigniting the debate over the ethical treatment of animals.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/18/2015
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Dan Savage Doesn't Want a Hug

"I’m for pride. I just wish more people understood what that term is supposed to mean."

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/17/2015
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The Explainer

Perfecting Chambers Bay for the U.S. Open

Here’s how a preeminent design firm reshaped one hole to prep for golf’s Super Bowl.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/16/2015
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TV Talk

Hang in There: 'Treetop Cat Rescue' Week 3 Recap

Never trust a cat. Ever.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/15/2015
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TV Talk

Hang in There: 'Treetop Cat Rescue' Week 2 Recap

In which we discuss making muffins and fat shaming

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/08/2015
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TV Talk

Hang in There: Recapping 'Treetop Cat Rescue'

The (sort of) Seattle-set reality show debuts with two episodes—and a cat impaled on a fence.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/01/2015
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