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Seattle Children's nurse is 10th measles case in King County

A Seattle Children's nurse worked several shifts at the hospital before being diagnosed with measles.

        

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Not enough evidence to charge man in 2009 disappearance of Tenino mother Nancy Moyer

The Thurston County Sheriff's Office said there is not enough evidence yet to charge a man who confessed, then recanted, to the 2009 disappearance of Nancy Moyer.

        

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Debate over uniforms at new Everett elementary school

The Everett School District says uniforms encourage inclusivity, but some parents and students wonder about preserving individuality.

        

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Seattle council members call for changes in mayor's approach to police reform

The Seattle Police Department has been under a consent decree since 2012.

        

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Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre to make new ADA accommodations after court ruling

The theater will be making their facility more ADA accessible.

        

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Group considers cove for retired theme park orcas in San Juan Islands

An environmental nonprofit group is hosting public meetings to discuss the possibility of creating an enclosure in Washington's San Juan Islands.

        

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Court rules Seattle's wealth tax is unconstitutional, but so is statewide income tax ban

The Washington state Court of Appeals ruled Seattle's tax on wealthy households is unconstitutional, but so is the state's law banning cities from taxing net income.

        

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Seattle skateboarder makes progress after traumatic brain injury

The 19-year-old fractured his skull and suffered a traumatic brain injury while doing a trick on his skateboard without a helmet.

        

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Seattle native who was in mission control for moon landing remembers Apollo 11

Seattle held a strong connection to the Apollo 11 mission to the moon 50 years ago.

        

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Moon tree connects Olympia to Apollo mission history

The seed that sprouted this nearly 50-year-old Douglas Fir was one of about four hundred taken into space by astronaut Stuart Roosa in 1971.

        

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