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Problem ballots leaving bad taste with voters figuratively and literally

Some problems with ballots in King County are leaving people with a bad taste in their mouths, literally and figuratively.

Boeing CEO apologizes for saying he'll keep workers 'cowering'

Boeing CEO Jim McNerney has apologized for saying he won't retire after turning 65 because "the heart will still be beating, the employees will still be cowering."

Will Motley Crue create another White River Amphitheater traffic nightmare?

Complaints continue pouring in from concertgoers who got stuck in hours-long traffic trying to get to the White River Amphitheater last weekend. And with another big show Sunday, there are fears of a repeat of the ordeal that kept many from the show.

Ted Nugent defended comments that got his Northwest shows canceled

The Puyallup Indian tribe says it doesn't want right-wing rocker Ted Nugent performing at its casino Aug. 2 and 3 after pressure from critics who blast the Motor City Madman for "racist and hate-filled remarks."

Bellingham City Council considering measure to end centuries of conflict in Middle East

It looks like centuries of conflict in the Middle East are coming to an end. I know what you are thinking. You're thinking, really? Don't you usually talk about local news? I am talking about local news.

Watch: Drunk camper makes quick escape from Washington wildfire

Brett was on a camping trip and surprised when park rangers told him he'd better get out of there and if his tent wasn't expensive, he should leave it.

This recording of City Council meeting makes me glad I don't live in Seattle

I'm one of Seattle's native sons, born on the mean streets of Ballard. But this recording makes me glad I don't live here.

Hypocrite: Obama blames wildfires on climate change while spewing tons of carbon emissions on Seattle visit

Obama in his visit to Seattle on Tuesday, talking to the millionaires and billionaires he met with, he made a point of saying that the wildfire here in Washington can be attributed to climate change. Yet he also traveled to Seattle with two planes, dozens of cars, helicopters and boats.

Is it right for mayor, Sawant to block eviction of disabled Seattle veteran?

While thousands of Americans face eviction for failing to make payments, do some deserve special treatment? That's the question as Seattle mayor Ed Murray and City Councilmember Kshama Sawant step in to block the eviction of a West Seattle couple.

No carmageddon during I-90 closure proves my traffic solution could work

Dori Monson has been proposing a theory to fix traffic in the region for a decade. He says the fact that carmageddon didn't happen proves it could work.

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