Tag Archive for SEATTLE

Seattle stymied in efforts to raise minimum wage

By By MANUEL VALDES SEATTLE (AP) — Mayor Ed Murray says business and labor interests have not been able to reach an agreement on raising Seattle’s minimum wage…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Record wet spring for Seattle; 19 inches of rain

SEATTLE (AP) — Rainfall has set a record this spring in Seattle…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Missing: FLORENCE LYONS (WA)

FLORENCE LYONS, Age Now: 15, Missing: 03/13/2014. Missing From SEATTLE, WA. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Seattle Police Department (Washington) 1-206-625-5011. …read more

From: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children – WA

Toddler falls from Seattle apartment window

SEATTLE (AP) — A 1-and-a-half-year-old girl was injured in a fall from the third-floor window of a Seattle apartment…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Seattle mayor, council back ousted gay scoutmaster

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s mayor and city council have thrown their support behind a Boys Scouts troop leader in Seattle who was dismissed last month because he is gay…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Mariners boost anti-bullying campaign ad for kids

SEATTLE (AP) — A group of students helping make an anti-bullying video at Safeco Field on Thursday were surprised by the Mariners ace pitcher Felix Hernandez and Seattle rapper Macklemore…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Seattle: Hazardous chemicals found stashed at home

SEATTLE (AP) — Working on a tip from the Seattle Fire Department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is clearing more than 1,000 containers full of what it describes as commercial grade chemicals from a house in the city’s Green Lake neighborhood…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Lightning blasts hole in Seattle chapel roof

SEATTLE (AP) — A rare lightning strike from a Saturday afternoon thunderstorm blasted a hole in the roof of a chapel at the Bethany Community Church in the Green Lake area of Seattle…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Agents seize 60 pounds of cocaine at border

SEATTLE (AP) — A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman says federal agents have seized more than 60 pounds of cocaine at the U.S.-Canada border and arrested two men…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Seattle logs wettest March on record

SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service says Seattle has already logged the wettest March since record-keeping started back in the 1890s – and more rain is forecast through Monday…. …read more

From: AP Washington News