President Obama will announce plans in his State of the Union speech tonight to raise the minimum wage for federal contractors. The Seattle city budget office estimates it will cost about $1 million annually to give a $15 minimum wage to an estimated 800 city workers. // Ballard residents are at war with some beavers in Golden Gardens. This is a tough spot for some. One man admittedly is "not a beaver hater." He realizes they were here first, but still, he wonders, why can't they just be relocated? // Percy Harvin is going to play Sunday. Richard Sherman talks about what he learned when America leaned about him. // Marshawn Lynch may skip Super Bowl media day, even though it might cost him $100,000.