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Tracy Record's West Seattle Blog Has the Neighborhood Covered

On an accidental island, her reporting stands as the official account.

06/04/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy Photography by Kyle Johnson

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

News

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

News

"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

News

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

News

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

News

PubliCalendar: The Blue Angels Bike Ride

Our daily picks for political nerds.

08/02/2012 By Sarah Gambles

News

PubliCalender: Ballot Party

Our daily PubliCola picks for civic nerds.

07/30/2012 By Derek Tsang

News

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