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For 30 years now, Nintendo, parent company of Redmond-based Nintendo of America,

For 30 years now, Nintendo, parent company of Redmond-based Nintendo of America, has known one thing: Profit. But the times, it seems, are officially a-changin'.At… Continue reading

Seattle Police Detective John Fox apparently started drinking early on Thursday. He

Seattle Police Detective John Fox apparently started drinking early on Thursday. He would have had to in order to allegedly drive his unmarked police SUV… Continue reading

Just before school began on Monday, a pair of freshman girls at

Just before school began on Monday, a pair of freshman girls at Snohomish High School went into the bathroom to put on makeup and brush… Continue reading

Setting goals in life is important. I mean if you’re going to

Setting goals in life is important. I mean if you're going to masturbate in one New York City Starbucks bathroom, why not try to masturbate… Continue reading

Today’s Commenter of the Day thinks Jon Stewart’s joking about Seattle’s failed

Today's Commenter of the Day thinks Jon Stewart's joking about Seattle's failed weatherization program is more sad than funny.Stewart, you see, lampooned the federal push… Continue reading

It used to be that if a man put in a long

It used to be that if a man put in a long career of crime work, he could retire at 55 or 60 and live… Continue reading

It’s a simple message: You’re free to protest, but if you stay

It's a simple message: You're free to protest, but if you stay too late or bug anyone, we may very well have you arrested and… Continue reading

Since 2009, the number of animals inching toward extinction has nearly doubled

Since 2009, the number of animals inching toward extinction has nearly doubled in the Pacific Northwest.The troubling development is spelled out in a new study… Continue reading

Meredith Kercher’s parents Arline and John and their lawyerA rumor spread far

Meredith Kercher's parents Arline and John and their lawyerA rumor spread far and wide yesterday that the Kercher family--as in Meredith Kercher, the young British… Continue reading

On Friday we posted the list of Seattle landlords who were investigated–some

On Friday we posted the list of Seattle landlords who were investigated--some now being charged with fair-housing-law violations--for allegedly discriminating against black and disabled tenants.… Continue reading

Three different suspected criminals in the Puget Sound area met their demise

Three different suspected criminals in the Puget Sound area met their demise at the business end of a police-issued firearm this weekend.Here are some details… Continue reading

Last week we brought you tale of Seattle resident and friend of

Last week we brought you tale of Seattle resident and friend of the paper Brad Hole and his rather unenjoyable fishing trip to Chilliwack, Canada.… Continue reading

Thought about killing yourself lately? If so, could you make a note

Thought about killing yourself lately? If so, could you make a note of it? Inquiring minds want to know.Particularly the minds at the Centers for… Continue reading

The national network media–God bless ’em–has finally got around to picking up

The national network media--God bless 'em--has finally got around to picking up the curious-but-otherwise-unimportant story of Seattle bartender Victoria Liss and the wrongful shaming of… Continue reading

What’s the best way for a “sports” league that hardly anyone cares

What's the best way for a "sports" league that hardly anyone cares about or watches to get attention?How about by announcing a shocking new program… Continue reading

Answers to one of the most important paleontological questions in Washington state

Answers to one of the most important paleontological questions in Washington state are expected to surface no later than Monday.The topic: the mastodon. Not this… Continue reading

Nothing says “I’m an American” like pulling up to your house in

Nothing says "I'm an American" like pulling up to your house in a big Ford Expedition, opening the garage door with a remote, and parking… Continue reading

There’s no door knob on the inside of the twins’ bedroom. Try

There's no door knob on the inside of the twins' bedroom. Try and open it and an alarm sounds. The windows: Locked. Electricity: Off. And… Continue reading

Yakima police officers Chad Urwin and Ryan Urlacher had quite the time

Yakima police officers Chad Urwin and Ryan Urlacher had quite the time when they visited Spokane for a firearms-training program this past June. When they… Continue reading

FacebookFremon SeayMost people who come across the folks who dress up in

FacebookFremon SeayMost people who come across the folks who dress up in medieval armor and sword-fight in parks probably write them off as harmless nerds… Continue reading