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homeless camp
Seattle steps up its response to homeless camp after bicyclist attack
KIRO 7 News | March 26, 2017 10:08 pm
The city of Seattle is stepping up its response to a homeless camp under the West Seattle Bridge, days after a bicyclist reported an attack.
Seattle Center homeless shelter, space needle
Homeless shelter opens near Seattle Center playground, Space Needle
KIRO 7 News | March 24, 2017 6:52 am
Feet from where children come to play at the heart of the Seattle Center, the city has carved out space for 75 overnight shelter beds.
hantavirus
1 dies, 1 recovers from hantavirus in King County
KIRO 7 News | March 22, 2017 11:36 am
Hantavirus, which can lead to a rare disease, has emerged in King County.
arts tax, SeaTac
King County council member skeptical about new arts tax plan
KIRO 7 News | March 21, 2017 10:19 am
King County Executive Dow Constantine wants to pay for an arts and sciences program with an increase in the county sales tax.
Seattle pedestrians
Seattle mayor to announce safety improvements for pedestrians
KIRO 7 News | March 20, 2017 9:28 am
Mayor Ed Murray and Seattle Department of Transportation officials will unveil an updated Seattle pedestrians master plan on Monday.
crash, I-5
Vehicle plummets off I-5 in South Seattle
KIRO 7 News | March 20, 2017 5:55 am
A car plummeted off of I-5, falling about 15 feet after going over a barrier in the Industrial District.
lane-splitting
Motorcyclists demand public hearing on lane-splitting legislation
KIRO 7 News | March 17, 2017 11:06 am
Motorcyclists from across Washington are set to gather for a protest at the state Capitol over the controversial lane-splitting legislation.
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Trump budget slashes money for Puget Sound light rail expansion
KIRO 7 News | March 16, 2017 3:08 pm
President Trump's budget would put Puget Sound regional transit expansion in jeopardy by slashing funding for Sound Transit's light rail extensions.
travel ban
Federal judge puts president’s revised travel ban on hold
KIRO 7 News | March 15, 2017 3:41 pm
Washington state filed an emergency motion on Wednesday for a temporary restraining order against President Donald Trump’s impending executive order.
Sound Transit
Sound Transit looking for land for light rail expansion
KIRO 7 News | March 13, 2017 12:00 pm
Some property owners in Tacoma received letters saying some of their land may be needed for future Sound Transit light rail expansion.