The Election

Nickels Reelection Watch

Michael McGinn is the only challenger posing a threat to mayor Greg Nickels’s rank as greenest candidate in the November election.

06/22/2009 By Karen Quinn

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Things That Go Boom

The Seattle City Council banned fireworks sales in the ’90s, but at the Muckleshoot Indian Reservation’s fireworks emporium, open from late May till early July, the fireworks bans don’t apply.

06/22/2009 By Karen Quinn

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Phoning It In

Five locally created apps to download for the iPhone 3G S.

06/22/2009 By Karen Quinn

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Too Cute to Live?

To rid Spokane’s Finch Arboretum of squirrels, groundskeepers pumped propane and oxygen into the squirrels’ tunnels, then sent electric charges that exploded the furry foes and their underground lairs. Needless to say, the Spokane Humane Society was less

05/22/2009 By Karen Quinn

Yikes!

Get Ready to Rumble

All shook up: Two new seismic studies drawing on the massive rumbling of 1700 indicate an earthquake could shake Seattle sometime soon—which would spell disaster for the city’s fragile skyline.

05/22/2009 By Karen Quinn