A 400-foot-long drilling rig, a key piece of equipment in Shell’s efforts to drill in Arctic waters off Alaska, arrived in Port Angeles early Friday. The rig is a focal point for protests by environmentalists opposed to Arctic drilling.
The current program, unveiled Thursday evening and repeated twice more, is a serious all-Russian affair that pairs the Violin Concerto No. 4 of Alfred Schnittke with Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 7 (“Leningrad”).
Charlton Jimerson, who battled his way to the major leagues and played for the Mariners despite homelessness, has written an autobiography. But the death Sunday of his brother is a stark reminder that his story is still being written.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s public-safety adviser pointed a finger at King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg in a memo about street crime downtown, but the mayor and Satterberg say they’re working together.