City council members and community groups are pushing for a third way to help people in crisis, which may involve some firefighters.
Washington Fish and Wildlife officers have had to resort to some strange alternatives to save large carnivores like bears and cougars.
In the state with the most regressive tax system in the country, the Seattle City Council is weighing options for taxing large corporations.
Crosscut managing editor Mark Baumgarten explains what he got wrong about the future of the attorney, activist, and former Seattle mayoral candidate.
Beyond the Capitol Hill protests, young activists are finding creative ways to engage more people in the fight for change.
Amid calls for her resignation, Jenny Durkan can take cold comfort in the fact that she’s not the first to struggle in the job.
Less military gear, fewer officers, community investment. It all should be on the table.
COVID-19 deaths are slowing in the state's largest county, but rising cases and contact tracing issues remain concerns.
Volunteer health workers worry Seattle police may continue using flash bangs, rubber bullets and tear gas to prevent them from helping injured protesters
Quin’Nita Cobbins-Modica, the historian now leading BlackPast.org, talks about this pivotal moment and the women who helped get us here.
With tourism down, a new campaign seeks to help the iconic public space recover from the impacts of the coronavirus lockdown.
The measure from Councilmember Mosqueda would likely raise over $200 million annually from top-earning companies.
From the WTO protests to now, the interests of the Seattle Police Officers Guild haven’t aligned with the people they are meant to protect.
Despite intense scrutiny during protests, community leaders say they stand behind Carmen Best ‘100 percent.’
Like many white Americans, I grew up unencumbered by the punitive presence of law enforcement. Black Americans deserve this, too.
Marcus Henderson’s edible act of resistance began with a single basil sprout. Now he wants to feed a revolution and redefine public space.