The Sound

Rainier Avenue Radio Celebrates Black History Month

This independent radio station is run by its community for the community.

02/05/2021 By Karen Reyes

Along for the Ride

Seattle Isn’t a Bike Town for Everyone. This Group Wants to Change That.

Seattle Bike Train hopes to give newcomers a gentle introduction to bike commuting in this hilly city—and they do it sans lycra.

05/24/2019 By Philip Kiefer

Opening Dispatch

Archipelago’s Progressive Filipino American Cuisine Debuts December 1

The spirit of the Philippines fashioned through Pacific Northwest ingredients.

11/29/2018 By Rosin Saez

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: March 30–April 5

Kate Wallich explores post-postmodernist dance with 'Splurge Land' and the Sonics fittingly play Sonic Boom: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

03/30/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

The C Is for Crank

The Good News, and Bad, About Car2Go

Car2Go debuts in (some of) Seattle.

02/04/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


West Seattle Murder; South End Stabbing

Man killed in West Seattle shooting; police arrest armed teen who threatened to "kill everyone," man stabbed in South End robbery attempt.

01/23/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Occupy Protest Called Off Due to Weather

Courthouse protest fizzles, pack of robbers arrested in south Seattle.

01/20/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Murder, Shootings, and Robberies In South Seattle

Man killed in South Seattle shooting, man armed with rifle fires on family in Mt. Baker, Beacon Hill robbery.

01/10/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Two People Shot In Rainier Beach

Man, woman shot in South Seattle.

01/03/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


And a Bloody New Year

Two men wounded by gunfire on New Year's Eve, gunfire in Seattle (and the Central District), burglars arrested at West Seattle school, and a carjacking.

01/03/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Victims Say "Mean-Mugging" Led to Fatal Shooting

Police records say altercation at gas station led to fatal shooting of 19-year-old woman.

12/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Christmas Muggings, Shootings, and Robberies

South Seattle muggers arrested, man shot in Pioneer Square, and Lake City armed robberies.

12/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Crime Stats, Pioneer Square Stabbing, and Stolen Electronics

Man stabbed in argument in Pioneer Square, police say salon is fencing stolen goods, FBI says crime is down in Seattle.

12/19/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Police Investigating Attacks on Women In South Seattle

Police investigating attacks on women in South Seattle; men plead guilty in Seattle terror case; man arrested for "anarchist" graffiti.

12/08/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Pot Raids, Plus More On Alleged South End Cigarettes and Food Stamps Scam

UPDATED: Feds raid pot dispensaries, plus more details on stolen cigarette bust at south Seattle corner store.

11/15/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


South Seattle Stabbing, Fremont Gunfire, and a Central District Crash

Man stabbed in South Seattle, shots fired in Fremont, and 73-year-old woman injured in Central District crash.

10/17/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Afternoon Fuzz: South Seattle Edition

South Precinct losing foot patrols, police investigating gang members in transient shooting, and more bad news in South Seattle.

10/07/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Woman Slashed In Frightening Robbery In South Seattle Kicks Suspects' Asses

Woman slashed in south end robbery leaves her attackers with lumps.

09/15/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


One Killed, Three Wounded In Bus Stop Shooting

Police are looking for suspects in quadruple shooting at South Seattle bus stop.

09/12/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee