Tech workers’ expensive housing tastes translate to hefty tax dollars
Dyer Oxley | April 15, 2016 5:29 pmTech workers are known for their hefty paychecks driving up rents and housing pricetags. But it turns out they are also paying quite a bit…
Dates announced for 2-week viaduct closure in Seattle; Bertha ready to dig
Dyer Oxley | April 15, 2016 2:07 pmSeattle has known it is coming, and now it knows when. Bertha has a dig date that will close down the Alaskan Way Viaduct for…
Seattle commission wants public drinking at select locations
Dyer Oxley | April 15, 2016 10:29 amA Seattle commission wants the city to start public-drinking parks in response to disproportionate numbers of homeless individuals, black and Native Americans being cited to…
Port of Seattle is spending millions to speed up TSA lines at Sea-Tac
Dyer Oxley | April 15, 2016 5:25 amThe Transportation Security Administration has 32 security lanes at Sea-Tac Airport, but it only uses about 17.
Sammamish woman arrested for embezzlement from high school booster club
Dyer Oxley | April 14, 2016 1:21 pmThe former treasurer of the Skyline High School Booster Club has been arrested for allegedly embezzling more than $107,000. Club members believe there could be…
Washington lawmakers consider cutting taxes for beer and booze
Dyer Oxley | April 14, 2016 11:00 amWashington lawmakers are considering cutting taxes by as much as half for the state's small beer, wine and spirits produceers.
Microsoft sues DOJ for abusing law, violating customers’ privacy
Dyer Oxley | April 14, 2016 10:44 amMicrosoft is taking on the United States government in a lawsuit over the privacy of its customers. The Seattle PI reports that Microsoft alleges the…
Amazon steps in: Shopping giant offers hotel to house Seattle homeless
Dyer Oxley | April 14, 2016 7:23 amSeattle-based Amazon is donating a former hotel to house homeless families until it develops the land for its expanded campus.
More details released about ethics allegation against SDOT’s Scott Kubly
Dyer Oxley | April 13, 2016 1:16 pmFurther details about the ethics allegations against SDOT Director Scott Kubly have been released showing that the violations may surround a lack of transparency involving…
Truck spills load of human waste after crashing on I-5 off-ramp
Dyer Oxley | April 13, 2016 12:33 pmA collision on the southbound I-5 offramp leading to Highway 2 in Everett has left one person injured and human waste spilled across the roadway.