Vernal Coleman

It’s been just over a week since the windows at Columbia City

It's been just over a week since the windows at Columbia City mainstay Angie's Tavern went dark. As first reported by Seattle Crime, the state… Continue reading

It’s not surprising to see self-styled fashion guru and one-time SW coverboy

It's not surprising to see self-styled fashion guru and one-time SWcoverboy Niilartey De Osu tweeting from New York City. He and his staff have made… Continue reading

UPDATE: Modernize Washington explains why I-1100 is a more ideal privatization initiative

UPDATE: Modernize Washington explains why I-1100 is a more ideal privatization initiative than the competition. Washington is one of only 18 states that monopolizes liquor… Continue reading

Colton Harris-Moore has been pegged as a misguided, albeit elusive, public nuisance.

Colton Harris-Moore has been pegged as a misguided, albeit elusive, public nuisance. But did you know that he also has a soft spot for animals?… Continue reading

Something strange is going down at the King County Sheriff Department. According

Something strange is going down at the King County Sheriff Department. According to a just-released report, packages of drug evidence held at the Property Management… Continue reading

Last year, Democratic Senator Patty Murray did local sports fans a solid

Last year, Democratic Senator Patty Murray did local sports fans a solid when she carved out an exception to a Bush Administration policy that prohibited… Continue reading

When the committee charged with picking the top 3 candidates for Seattle

When the committee charged with picking the top 3 candidates for Seattle police chief announced the finalists, Ann Kirkpatrick's name wasn't among them. But now… Continue reading

Seattle Police Guild President Rich O’Neill says he wasn’t ranking the three

Seattle Police Guild President Rich O'Neill says he wasn't ranking the three candidates for police chief when he reportedly told King 5 earlier this week… Continue reading

The city’s budget crisis may claim many a victim before it’s over.

The city's budget crisis may claim many a victim before it's over. But none perhaps as cuddly as the equine officers of the SPD's Mounted… Continue reading

If only a magnifying glass was all the infrastructure a background check

If only a magnifying glass was all the infrastructure a background check required.No state agency wants to be on the business end of an embarrassing… Continue reading

ICE: balancing state budgets one arrest at a time.One of the federal

ICE: balancing state budgets one arrest at a time.One of the federal government's traditional selling points on the census is that it determines how federal… Continue reading

Fortunately for Harris-Moore, Boba Fett doesn’t work pro-bono.The bounty hunting profession taken

Fortunately for Harris-Moore, Boba Fett doesn't work pro-bono.The bounty hunting profession taken some hits image-wise these last few years--mostly because of this guy. So, to… Continue reading

Toilet Paper Sample Station vs. Booze Sample Station. Advantage: Booze.Issaquah-based retail giant

Toilet Paper Sample Station vs. Booze Sample Station. Advantage: Booze.Issaquah-based retail giant Costco has been trying for years to change liquor laws in Washington. It… Continue reading

No hometown love here. Bellevue-based Expedia has partnered up with the International

No hometown love here. Bellevue-based Expedia has partnered up with the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association for a new website, called "Out and About"… Continue reading

Wonder if they were made from hemp.UPDATE: A spokesperson for WestNet says

Wonder if they were made from hemp.UPDATE: A spokesperson for WestNet says that the ballot initiative petitions will be returned to the signers. Details after… Continue reading

Don’t want anyone to know you read “Goodnight Moon” before bedtime? Don’t

Don't want anyone to know you read "Goodnight Moon" before bedtime? Don't buy this.In the fight for online privacy, the American Civil Liberties Union has… Continue reading

For the frustrated Camano Islander in your life.Looking for a spot to

For the frustrated Camano Islander in your life.Looking for a spot to excise some Colton Harris-Moore-related frustration without being sucked into an online flame war… Continue reading

Last call?As reported by Seattle Crime, the state Liquor Control Board has

Last call?As reported by Seattle Crime, the state Liquor Control Board has declined to renew Woo Yong "Andy" Lee's liquor license.Lee is the current owner… Continue reading

Because you didn’t want to break in a new bunk anyway.King County

Because you didn't want to break in a new bunk anyway.King County Executive Dow Constantine just made everyone who prefers not to live near a… Continue reading

Ron Davis: movin’ on up?No offense to the city of East Palo

Ron Davis: movin' on up?No offense to the city of East Palo Alto, but if Mike McGinn does peg Ron Davis as the successor to… Continue reading