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Levy In Mind, Voters Question How Seattle School District Spends Construction Money

Magnolia Elementary School is a big, brick building that opened in 1927. This historic landmark has been boarded up for 12 years. "Be careful of the wat...

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Three Teenage Brothers Charged In 'Jungle' Shootings

Charges were filed Thursday in Seattle against three teenage brothers for the shootings in the homeless encampment known as the Jungle. The two older...

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Silent Vigil Honors Two Killed At 'Jungle' Encampment

A silent vigil Wednesday in downtown Seattle marked the deaths of Jeannine Zapata and James Tran. The two were fatally shot last week at a homeless enca...

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Senators Disagree On Need For Statewide Homeless Emergency Declaration

With homelessness reaching crisis levels in Seattle and other Washington cities, an influential state senator says the Legislature needs to step in.

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Kent Is Getting Richer – And Less Affordable

At a new strip mall in downtown Kent, a truck backs up to a butcher shop. The driver opens the back and pulls out a goat carcass. This butcher shop does...

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Three Teens Arrested In Deadly Shooting At Seattle Homeless Camp

Seattle police say they've arrested three teenagers in connection with last week's multiple shooting at the homeless camp known as "The Jungle."

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Would You Ride These Bikes? That Might Be Seattle's Problem

The City of Seattle may take over the Pronto Bike sharing program. Officials are trying to decide now whether the program is a good thing, or a lemon.

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'Abusive' Info Requests Lead To Push For Less Government Transparency

Flooded with requests for public records, local officials want to put limits on how much information public servants have to make available to the publi...

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Mayor Murray: Illegal Homeless Camps Must Be 'Secured'

Advocates for the homeless have welcomed Seattle's new tent cities and RV parking for homeless people. But they condemn the ongoing sweeps of illegal ca...

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Searching For A Nameless Elderly Man During Homeless Count

A slumped body in the passenger seat. Foggy car windows. A foot, maybe a blanket, pressed against the window. These are signs of people living in cars.

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