NATIONAL PARKS: Hole in the Wall, a popular destination at Olympic National Park’s Rialto Beach (above), is reflected in a tide pool. Find jagged mountains, a wilderness coast and moss-draped rain forest in the almost million-acre park.
The early departure of another superintendent has reignited debates about whether a fractious School Board is at least partially to blame for the turnover.
UPDATE - 01:21 PM
Jewish Federation demands resignation of NRA lobbyist
Seattle's Jewish Federation this morning called for the resignation of a National Rifle Association lobbyist who reportedly linked gun control to the Holocaust.
- UPDATE - 01:36 PM Ferry stalled off Bainbridge Island with 405 passengers
- UPDATE - 01:37 PM Deputy shoots suspected burglar in SeaTac
- Alaska is in bull's eye as oceans grow more acidic
- King County Public Health chief stepping down
- Bellevue doctor suspected of promoting prostitution
- Growth slows for local home prices
- UPDATE - 12:25 PM Vandals strike Gas Works Park overnight
- O'Toole taps civilian to fill top SPD post
- UPDATE - 12:52 PM Study: 35 percent in U.S. facing debt collectors
- Larry Stone: Mariners continue to frustrate with lack of run production
NEW - 11:47 AM #techbookbinge: Worrying about teens and tech
UPDATE - 01:34 PM Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed
UPDATE - 12:55 PM Airline suspends flights after passenger dies of Ebola
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UPDATE - 12:45 PM ‘The Guardians’ explodes into big summertime fun
NEW - 12:11 PM ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ director on his quirky vision
The New York Times editorial board adding its influential voice to the national debate will be a boost for this movement led by the states.Kate Riley, Opinion Northwest: "New York Times joins Seattle Times in calling for marijuana legalization"
- Editorial: Get Northwest grain shipments going again
- Editorial: The Times recommends keeping Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary
- MSNBC coverage of 'The Mikado' and stereotypes on stage
- Guest: The havoc of competing for jail contracts
UPDATE - 01:26 PM China investigating Microsoft in monopoly case
UPDATE - 12:28 PM Paccar’s 2Q profit climbs nearly 9.5%
UPDATE - 11:51 AM New Audi offers glimpse of cars' 4G future
UPDATE - 01:35 PM Stocks inch up ahead of economic data