Archive for February, 2011

Mudslide closes section of Burke-Gilman Trail

A mudslide in North Seattle has closed the Burke-Gilman Trail and rerouted traffic in the area. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Snow still in the forecast for Western Washington

March is nearly upon us, but we haven’t seen the last of the snow and cold yet. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

City of Seattle celebrates John T. Williams Day

Seattle Police Chief John Diaz was there for the proclamation in honor of the woodcarver killed by former officer Ian Birk in August. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Boeing 777 doing well after two years of service

The Boeing 777 freighter is turning heads after two years of service, Boeing reports. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

How did lives intersect around the Nisqually Earthquake?

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EADS ‘evaluating’ Air Force debriefing on Boeing tanker win

It’s not clear yet whether EADS will file a formal appeal to the decision last week to give Boeing a $35 billion Air Force refueling tanker contract. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Man killed in Whatcom County deputy-involved shooting

A man allegedly attacked a deputy with a hammer. Other deputies tried to use a taser on the man, but eventually shot him. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seattle City Council votes to override mayor’s veto of tunnel project

The Seattle City Council voted Monday to override Mayor Mike McGinn’s veto of the agreement on replacing the Alaskan Way Viaduct with a deep bore tunnel. But it didn’t come without some vocal views, on both sides of the debate. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Boeing 737 makes emergency landing after bird strike near DC

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Soldier impersonators target women in web scams

They steal photos of soldiers to set up profiles, profess their love and devotion in sappy messages — and then ask their victims to cut a check. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites