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Past articles by Gil:

Wildfire smoke billows into Seattle area with flurry of 911 calls

Smoke from wildfires east of the Cascades flowed into the Puget Sound region on late Monday afternoon. → Read More

South Dakota governor slams Seattle at RNC and Durkan hits back

Mayor Jenny Durkan says a speaker at the Republican National Convention has Seattle all wrong. → Read More

Bothell police officer killed in shooting after car chase

A Bothell police officer was killed and another injured when a shootout broke out during a traffic stop, authorities said early Tuesday. → Read More

Shooting in Seattle's CHOP leaves one man dead, one wounded

One man is dead and another in critical condition after a shooting early Monday morning in Capitol Hill Organized Protest Zone. → Read More

Durkan declares curfew in Seattle after protesters take to streets over George Floyd death

A crowd gathered Saturday in downtown Seattle, protesting the death of George Floyd and those of other African Americans at the hands of police. → Read More

14 now dead of coronavirus in Seattle area

Three more deaths from COVID-19, caused by coronavirus, were reported on Friday morning. That brings the total to 14 deaths from the virus in the Seattle area. Twelve of th have been at EvergreenHealth in Kirkland, Washington, across the lake from Seattle. → Read More

Fire academy near Seattle picked for coronavirus quarantine site

A state facility near North Bend is the new quarantine site for people returning to Washington state from the Chinese province that's the epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic. → Read More

3 University of Washington students tested for coronavirus

Three University of Washington students are being screened for the new coronavirus after they traveled to the part of China where the disease is thought to have originated. → Read More

Snow across Seattle region disrupts schools, strands drivers in mountains

Snow across the Puget Sound region left schools closed and drivers stranded on a highway over the Cascades. → Read More

Boeing pushes out CEO Dennis Muilenberg in 737 MAX debacle

The Boeing Co. said Monday that Dennis Muilenberg is out as chief executive officer. → Read More

Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg in 737 MAX debacle

The Boeing Co. said Monday that Dennis Muilenburg has resigned as chief executive officer. → Read More

Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg in 737 MAX debacle

The Boeing Co. said Monday that Dennis Muilenburg has resigned as chief executive officer. → Read More

Washington's $30 car tabs on hold as judge slaps injunction on I-976

Initiative 976 -- the $30-dollar car tab measure -- has been put on hold while a legal challenge moves forward. → Read More

Another comeback for Sawant? She's closing gap in Seattle City Council race

After election night, Kshama Sawant was behind by about 8 points. The next night, about the same. But now ... → Read More

TV ads, canvassers, direct mail: Seattleites, you're about to be inundated by biz-P

Money is now pouring into the Seattle City Council race. A pro-biz PAC just spent more than $300,000 for cable TV ads in favor of several council candidates. → Read More

Amazon gives $1 million to pro-business campaign aimed at Seattle City Council

Amazon is pouring more than a million extra dollars into the campaign for business-minded candidates in Seattle. → Read More

Seattle settles Showbox lawsuit for $915,000 but theater's fate still uncertain

The city of Seattle’s battle with the owner of the Showbox theater property appears to be over for now – with an agreement that would allow redevelopment of the site. → Read More

New indictment linked to killing of federal prosecutor Thomas Wales

A Snohomish County woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury, accused of lying to investigators about “the murder of a judge or lawyer that lives on top of a hill.” → Read More

Roundup: Morning after Washington primary

A quick hit of the news after the first round of ballots dropped. → Read More

4.7 earthquake strikes north of Seattle

A 4.6 magnitude earthquake shook the Puget Sound region early Friday. → Read More