Dystopia Department

News of Federal Officers at Portland Protests Puts Seattle on Guard

Trump has had the city in his crosshairs before.

07/21/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

News Wire

Updated: Where You Can Protest the Death of George Floyd in Seattle

Local protests aren't waning. Here's where to go to assert (in person) that Black Lives Matter.

05/29/2020 By Marisa Comeau-Kerege

Expire, Meters

Street Parking Is Free in Seattle—For Now

A temporary ban on paid parking and hourly time limits presides until the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order is lifted.

04/06/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

Department of Good News

Washington Hospitals’ Peak Coronavirus Load May Be Behind Us

But the latest update from a UW data model also cautions not to let up on social distancing.

04/06/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

Pandemic PSA

Fill Out Your Damn Census Forms, Seattle

Don't let the virus weaken our representation too.

04/01/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

Hear Ye, Hear Ye

Seattle Met Has a Brand-New Daily Newsletter

The new Seattle Met Daily is your insider’s guide to the city, delivered to your inbox every weekday morning.

02/18/2019 By Seattle Met Staff

Classical News

Seattle Symphony and Opera Musicians Approve New Contracts

The orchestra will do more with less in the short term.

05/14/2013 By Laura Dannen


Why Seattle Loves Amanda Knox

Last night on ABC’s Nightline, the world learned what we’ve known all along.

05/01/2013 By James Ross Gardner

TV Timeout

'The Killing' Casts Peter Sarsgaard for Season 3

There may be hope for this show yet.

02/14/2013 By Laura Dannen


"It Took 63 Years, But It Was Worth It."

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: The hotly contested 17th District state house race; Cheryl Chow's last crusade; the increasingly ugly 5th District state senate race; and Mitt Romney's latest gaffe.

09/18/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


PubliCalendar: Cycle Tracks, Art for Kids, and the AG's Race

Our daily picks for political and civic nerds.

09/17/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


One Question for Suzan DelBene

Today, we ask Suzan DelBene the obvious question: If you're a better fit for the swing 1st District than progressive net roots star Darcy Burner, does that mean you're not as liberal as Burner?

08/09/2012 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: The Blue Angels Bike Ride

Our daily picks for political nerds.

08/02/2012 By Sarah Gambles


PubliCalender: Ballot Party

Our daily PubliCola picks for civic nerds.

07/30/2012 By Derek Tsang


On Other Blogs Today: Basketball, Guns, and Birth Control

On Other Blogs Today: The arena, parking minimums, guns and the AG's race, light rail, BoltBus, and Obamacare.

07/30/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Contribution of the Day: Jay Inslee's $865K

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee closes in on a million dollars in party money.

07/11/2012 By Erica C. Barnett