Ellis E. Conklin

Sometimes God, a huge football fan, gets bored during the off-season. Fortunately,

Sometimes God, a huge football fan, gets bored during the off-season. Fortunately,

Sometimes God, a huge football fan, gets bored during the off-season. Fortunately, he has a former San Diego State running back to take under his… Continue reading

Sometimes God, a huge football fan, gets bored during the off-season. Fortunately,
Cassie Holden was 12 years old when she was murdered while picking wildflowers near a Bremerton golf course. Frank Holden still keeps a copy of the death warrant ordering Jonathan Lee Gentry’s execution.

The late winter sun has begun to retreat behind the snow-speckled Bannock

The late winter sunhas begun to retreat behind the snow-speckled Bannock Mountain Range on the outskirts of Pocatello, Idaho. Frank Holden shields his eyes from… Continue reading

Cassie Holden was 12 years old when she was murdered while picking wildflowers near a Bremerton golf course. Frank Holden still keeps a copy of the death warrant ordering Jonathan Lee Gentry’s execution.
Last December , the Seattle Council approved legislation authorizing Seattle Public Utilities

Last December , the Seattle Council approved legislation authorizing Seattle Public Utilities

Last December , the Seattle Council approved legislation authorizing Seattle Public Utilities to revise its contracts with solid waste collection companies that would pave the… Continue reading

Last December , the Seattle Council approved legislation authorizing Seattle Public Utilities
A much beloved Lower Queen Anne dive bar is on the way

A much beloved Lower Queen Anne dive bar is on the way

A much beloved Lower Queen Anne dive bar is on the way out to make room for a new building to house the Korean Consulate.… Continue reading

A much beloved Lower Queen Anne dive bar is on the way

A much beloved lower Queen Anne dive bar is on way out

A much beloved lower Queen Anne dive bar is on way out to make room for a new building to house the Korean Consulate. Marked… Continue reading

As we reported last week, Mayor Ed Murray recently met with NBA

New NBA Commissioner, same old story: Seattle isn’t getting a team back

New NBA Commissioner, same old story: Seattle isn’t getting a team back anytime soon.Basketball’s new top dog, Adam Silver – who last month replaced the… Continue reading

As we reported last week, Mayor Ed Murray recently met with NBA
Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets

With apologies to Robert McNamara, there’s no light at the end of

With apologies to Robert McNamara, there’s no light at the end of this tunnel.This afternoon, on the 23rd floor of the Wells Fargo Center, Seattle… Continue reading

Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets
Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets

Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets

Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets her act together. And, who knows, it may even be longer than that—for… Continue reading

Baseball season will have come and gone by the time Bertha gets
Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen

Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen

Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen not to rain on anyone’s parade, especially one that celebrates the city’s first… Continue reading

Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen
Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen

This just into the newsroom:A statement from Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose

This just into the newsroom:A statement from Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda:Congratulations to the Seahawks on an amazing season and Super Bowl win! I… Continue reading

Surrendering to public pressure, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda has chosen
On Sunday evening, when Percy Harvin’s second-half sprint to the end zone

On Sunday evening, when Percy Harvin’s second-half sprint to the end zone

On Sunday evening, when Percy Harvin’s second-half sprint to the end zone all but sealed a Seahawks victory, Seattle Times senior VP of business operations… Continue reading

On Sunday evening, when Percy Harvin’s second-half sprint to the end zone
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson didn’t make the flight back today with the

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson didn’t make the flight back today with the

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson didn’t make the flight back today with the team. He’s sticking around the Big Apple to appear on David Letterman’s Late… Continue reading

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson didn’t make the flight back today with the
The thrill of victory ended in the agony of defeat – at

The thrill of victory ended in the agony of defeat – at

The thrill of victory ended in the agony of defeat – at least for the famous Pergola that has graced the heart of Pioneer Square… Continue reading

The thrill of victory ended in the agony of defeat – at
Exciting news out of the Seattle Mariners’ front office today: The struggling

Exciting news out of the Seattle Mariners’ front office today: The struggling

Exciting news out of the Seattle Mariners’ front office today: The struggling ballclub has decided on a team president whose passion is accounting and risk… Continue reading

Exciting news out of the Seattle Mariners’ front office today: The struggling
What is it this year about the No. 12?We just finished the

What is it this year about the No. 12?We just finished the

What is it this year about the No. 12?We just finished the Twelve Days of Christmas, Twelve Years a Slave is a front-runner for Best… Continue reading

What is it this year about the No. 12?We just finished the
We couldn’t help but chuckle today upon learning that one of the

We couldn’t help but chuckle today upon learning that one of the

We couldn’t help but chuckle today upon learning that one of the nation’s “Most Wanted” criminals, who busted out of a Missouri prison posing as… Continue reading

We couldn’t help but chuckle today upon learning that one of the
In the late 1920s, Dr. J. B. Watson, an earlier generation of

In the late 1920s, Dr. J. B. Watson, an earlier generation of

In the late 1920s, Dr. J. B. Watson, an earlier generation of Dr. Spock, maintained that children must be treated with cold detachment. His advice… Continue reading

In the late 1920s, Dr. J. B. Watson, an earlier generation of
Another weird glimpse into President Vladimir Putin’s bizarro world was revealed today

Another weird glimpse into President Vladimir Putin’s bizarro world was revealed today

Another weird glimpse into President Vladimir Putin’s bizarro world was revealed today when the Russian leader said gay people have nothing to fear in his… Continue reading

Another weird glimpse into President Vladimir Putin’s bizarro world was revealed today
It sure looks as though U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., will soon

It sure looks as though U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., will soon

It sure looks as though U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., will soon be downgraded to an “F” grade from the all-powerful National Rifle Association. As… Continue reading

It sure looks as though U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., will soon
In a group statement issued today, the Seattle Seahawks urged their many

In a group statement issued today, the Seattle Seahawks urged their many

In a group statement issued today, the Seattle Seahawks urged their many loud-mouthed fan to shut up.As reports the Onion:‘“Hey, assholes, shut the fuck up… Continue reading

In a group statement issued today, the Seattle Seahawks urged their many