News & Features

February 1, 2013 4:00 PM
She is nine months pregnant on this sunny fall day. But that doesn’t stop Katherine Bragdon from taking a walk (more like a waddle) from...
diver explores wreck in lake union
February 1, 2013 3:59 PM
The beam of a scuba diver’s flashlight cuts through murky water, illuminating sediment that resembles an ash storm at night, until the glow...
January 17, 2013 9:43 PM
From no-hitters to new highways, pocket libraries to boutiques on wheels, 2012 brought a slate of changes to Seattle. The city is bristling...
salmon bristol bay
January 16, 2013 9:08 PM
Film icon Robert Redford joined a chorus of voices when he published his stance against the Pebble Mine in Alaska’s Bristol Bay on the...
top doctors seattle
January 14, 2013 6:17 PM
Today, we launch Seattle magazine’s 13th annual Top Doctors survey (seattlemag.com/topdocssurvey). Puget Sound–area doctors who receive the...
December 29, 2012 1:19 AM
You’ve heard it all a million times: Drivers are jerky, lazy, inattentive louts looking to put another notch in their steering wheels by...
December 20, 2012 11:31 PM
A candlelight vigil will be held in West Seattle this weekend to honor the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in Newtown, CT,...
a proposed mine at Bristol Bay in Alaska threatens the world’s greatest salmon n
December 14, 2012 11:57 PM
Salmon spawn in our rivers, climb our fish ladders, adorn everything from totem poles to T-shirts and grace our plates. They are synonymous...
Cafe Racer
December 14, 2012 12:52 AM
For the first time, we asked readers to answer our annual Readers' Choice poll with their neighborhoods in minds. Of the many questions we...
Joey Bra
December 13, 2012 9:18 PM
Tit for tat: Local developers of the JoeyBra bra—with pockets, of course—sued by British developer of similar bra. Miss Calculation:...
Seattle geneticist Dr. Mary-Claire King
December 12, 2012 11:08 PM
“Helen Hunt is a very fine actress, and she’s beautiful,” says Seattle geneticist Dr. Mary-Claire King. Assessing actors isn’t a habit for...
December 6, 2012 5:56 PM
There’s an electric feel of happiness in the air today as same-sex marriage becomes officially legal in Washington state and couples of all...
December 4, 2012 12:43 AM
Sparks fly every year when our panel of experts assembles to choose Seattle’s boldest, brightest, brashest and bossiest movers and shakers...
December 2, 2012 12:22 AM
Who would have thought that in the year of Occupy protests and anti-fat-cat rhetoric, liberal Seattle’s agenda would be hijacked by a...
November 8, 2012 10:48 PM
A 14-foot long, scale model of the design for Seattle's new waterfront will be on display at the downtown central library, starting next...