PubliCalendar: A Double Feature on Fossil Fuels

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/03/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh


PubliCalendar: Feminists Stand Up and Speak Out!

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/02/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Three Losers and One Winner

Mayor Murray, Sen. Murray, Clint Didier, and Coal.

09/15/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Guest Op-Ed

Common Cause Against Coal

Religious leaders second tribal nations in opposition to Cherry Point coal terminal.

08/28/2014 By Jewell Praying Wolf James and LeeAnne Beres

This Washington

New Report: Coal Trains' Economic Impact a Mixed Blessing

A new report commissioned by the PSRC says proponents of the Pacific Gateway Terminal may be overhyping its benefits.

07/24/2014 By Casey Jaywork

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Stopgap Measure Against Qdoba

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH INFORMATION ABOUT THIS MORNING'S OIL TRAIN DERAILMENT. Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Capitol Hill light rail, Pedro Celis and Rush Limbaugh, coal trains, and White House honorees.

07/24/2014 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Goldman Sachs Out, Liias In?

The day's winners and losers.


Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "We Worry That Many Economic Factors Will Be Overlooked."

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring coal, Sound Transit, and taxes.

12/03/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Both Mayoral Candidates

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring McGinn's coal money?; paid sick leave; districts; and more

09/11/2013 By Morning Fizz

Friday Jolt

Friday Jolt: Unconditional and Unequivocal opposition to Coal Terminal

Lummi Nation officially rejects coal port proposal.

08/02/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt

Three for Thursday: A Jolt, A Weird, and Extra Fizz

McGinn's YouTube Ad, the Lummi Tribe vs. Coal, and the Republicans look for a new chair.

08/01/2013 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: State Will Scrutinize Broad Impacts of Coal Proposal

In a big win for environmentalists, coal proposal comes under serious scrutiny.

07/31/2013 By Josh Feit

One Question

One Question for U.S. Rep. David McKinley (R-W. VA)

It's not just Washington state Republicans who don't like Seattle.

06/20/2013 By Shirley Qiu

That Washington

Feds Say No Regional Review of Coal Trains; McGinn Testifies

As environmental advocates, including Mayor Mike McGinn, head to D.C. to ask for environmental review of coal trains, the Army Corps of Engineers indicates they won't look at regional or international impacts.

06/18/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Byzantine Approval Process

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring David Boardman, Patty Murray, and Kay Bullitt.

05/09/2013 By Morning Fizz


Wednesday Video: Speaking Out Against the Coal Trains

People's Waterfront Coalition leader Cary Moon joins Mayor McGinn and state Rep. Carlyle to condemn coal trains.

05/08/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That ...

Some weird things we noticed about coal and KeyArena.

05/01/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit

This Washington

Environmental Groups Plan to Sue BNSF Over Coal

A coalition of environmental groups announces plans to sue BNSF railroad over coal-dust pollution in Western Washington.

04/02/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Inslee Takes Tough Stand on Coal Train Proposal

Inslee sends letter to feds detailing concerns about coal train proposal.

03/25/2013 By Josh Feit