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  • Need to make bail? GoFundMe is a modern day bail bondsman
    Rachel Belle | February 04, 2015 6:27 am
    Crowd funding websites like GoFundMe are used to raise money for anything you can think of, including bail money to get loved ones out of jail. An Illinois woman shares her story, about how GoFundMe got her mother out of jail, which basically saved her life.
  • It's time to stop calling Seahawks' finish the worst call in NFL history
    February 03, 2015 10:55 am
    Sunday was a devastating loss, but people need to stop calling the Seahawks final play call the worst in NFL history.
  • The post-football season blues: What will you do on Sundays?
    Rachel Belle | February 02, 2015 6:32 pm
    Win or lose, when football season is over, die-hard Seahawks fans go through emotions, simply because their beloved sport is on hiatus. I chatted with three fans who discuss how they feel, and what they do to soften the post-season blow.
  • Best Seahawks song: winner announced
    January 30, 2015 5:56 pm
    And the winner is: Green and Blue by Justin Reis. Justin has submitted what the 12th Man believes is the best Seahawks song. Congratulations Justin!
  • Sign the tattered 12 flag that will fly over Seattle upon Seahawks return
    Jamie Skorheim | January 30, 2015 9:28 am
    The flag that was wind whipped atop the Space Needle as the Seattle Seahawks defeated Green Bay in the NFC Championship will be touring Seattle collecting signatures from the 12s so it can retire with honor.
  • Gee Scott's long road to Super Bowl started with washing Seahawks' cars
    Josh Kerns | January 27, 2015 6:29 am
    When Gee Scott got the call asking him to cover the Super Bowl this week, the co-host of The Barbershop on 710 ESPN Seattle broke into tears. After all, he'd be going from washing cars for the Seahawks to interviewing them on the biggest stage in sports.
  • 12th Woman shoes: For the fashion conscious Seahawks fan
    Rachel Belle | January 22, 2015 3:52 pm
    More than half of Seattle area women now say they are Seahawk fans, but not all of them are satisfied wearing baggy jerseys and baseball caps. At Seattle's Hourglass Footwear, they hand paint 12th Woman shoes, for lady Seahawks fans who love sports, but crave style.
  • Everyone, even Richard Sherman, snickering over Deflate-gate
    Stephanie Klein | January 21, 2015 3:44 pm
    While so-called Deflate-gate might be a serious issue for NFL investigators, there's plenty of fun to be had at its expense.
  • Seahawks vs. Patriots - Star Wars mashup
    January 21, 2015 1:23 pm
    A short time to come on a gridiron far far away...
  • Space Needle 12th Man flag battered but not beaten
    Josh Kerns | January 21, 2015 5:50 am
    Much like the Seahawks, the 12th Man flag that flew over the Space Needle the past several weeks was torn and tattered, but withstood a fierce challenge.
  • Old Dog Haven finds new homes for old dogs
    Rachel Belle | January 20, 2015 2:44 pm
    If a 12 year old dog with cancer winds up at an animal shelter, chances are that dog will be put down. Unless the shelter contacts western Washington's Old Dog Haven, a non-profit that places elderly dogs in loving homes and pays all of the medical bills, to the tune of $40,000 a month.
  • A Packers fan sends heartfelt thank you to Seattle
    Josh Kerns | January 19, 2015 6:55 pm
    Amid all the emotional stories to come out of Sunday's NFC Championship, a little gem emerged on Craigslist in the form of this anonymous thank you from a Green Bay fan to Seattle
  • Meet the sisters from Sumner who are obsessed with New Kids on the Block
    Rachel Belle | January 19, 2015 5:37 pm
    Sumner sisters Telley Driskell and Sarah Dutcher are obsessed with New Kids on the Block. Telley even has a New Kids room completely dedicated to all of her paraphernalia. Their experience on a sold-out New Kids cruise has been documented on a new reality show called "Rock the Boat."
  • What's that noise?! Seattle Foley artists bring life to movies and video games
    Rachel Belle | January 18, 2015 8:06 am
    Seattle Foley artist, Jamie Hunsdale, and sound designer Brendan Hogan live in a world of audio. They add everything from footsteps to avalanches to films and video games, creating all of the sounds themselves. Here they share some trade secrets. That sound of a fox walking on snow? That's actually a paperclip on a frozen pizza.
  • Don't wait until you're dead to hear all the nice things people have to say about you
    Jamie Skorheim | January 17, 2015 6:54 am
    People have the nicest things to say about when you die, but the deceased miss out on the kind messages. But a new startup called Tribute Co. is offering the opportunity for people to voice these feelings of love and admiration before we go.

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