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The Highway 99 tunnel is taking shape, as can be seen in this photo that shows the trailing gear of the giant tunnel-boring machine in the background. But an unidentified object has stopped Bertha, the drilling machine, which had tunneled about one-eighth of the route. Project managers are trying to identify the object and figure out how to get Bertha moving again.
A judge will decide Tuesday whether to continue the delay in implementation of her ruling that it is unconstitutional to put involuntarily committed residents in emergency rooms.
UPDATE - 10:19 PM SeaTac $15 minimum wage survives recount
UPDATE - 12:07 AM 18 LA sheriff's officials charged in jail probe
UPDATE - 11:34 PM Cold dis-comfort: Antarctica set record of -135.8
UPDATE - 11:34 PM NASA: Ancient Mars lake may have supported life
UPDATE - 12:07 AM Report: NSA spying on virtual worlds, online games
UPDATE - 12:06 AM Rising riches: 1 in 5 in US reaches affluence
- WA Transit Agencies Lag on Fare-box Recovery Ratios | Public Data Ferret
- West Seattleite scene: Eddie Vedder's concert T-shirt | West Seattle Blog
- Crime in Shoreline A - Z - Thief gets away with entire case of bourbon | Shoreline Area News
- CHS Pics | Christmas in Pike/Pine | Capitol Hill Seattle Blog
- Bittersweet pup-watching season continues for Seal Sitters | West Seattle Blog
Few organizations can maintain a sense of innovation and excellence when the same individuals remain in control of the levers of power. Our police department is no different.David A. Perez, Maurice Classen, guest column: "The top 3 things Seattle needs in a new police chief"
- Editorial: State Supreme Court should take care when defining parenting
- Editorial: Give SPD chief hiring options
- Guest: Why Boeing and the Machinists need to come back to the table
- Iran’s nuclear potential should alarm every American
UPDATE - 11:54 PM Mariners deal for Robinson Cano all the rage at winter meetings
UPDATE - 10:49 PM Vancouver Canucks win their 5th game in a row | NHL
UPDATE - 10:48 PM Deck the Hall: Torre, La Russa, Cox elected
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