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Guest Opinion: Where is the region's viable and sustainable transportation plan?
Viral Video: The late, great Mary Ellen Mark
Should Arctic drilling opponents take on Shell, or our own craving for crude?
What drought? Meteorologist Cliff Mass vs. nearly everyone
City Superheroes: KEXP's luminous Riz Rollins
Tony Angell’s “House of Owls”
Coffee in NYC: No one got the message?
Seattle 2035: Five maps that will determine the city's future
Legislature's next round: compromise?
The Weekend List: With guest curator Mark Siano
To reduce prostitution, Seattle gets experimental
Smartypants Guide to Civic Cocktail: Gov. Jay Inslee and Cliff Mass
Smartypants guide to navigating a complex world
Yesler Terrace 2.0, this time with private developers
The Solowheel: Transportation solution or Segway sequel?
Senate eager to add more money for drought prep
Republicans want union contract talks open to the public
Mossback does Milan's Expo 2015
Beacon Hill Blues: 3 local artists ponder the "G-word"
Guest Opinion: When it comes to oil drilling, the enemy isn't us
Viral Video: SIFF's bewitching, "Be Watching" trailer
Charles Johnson: Subdue racism by ‘Taming the Ox’ of the self
Summer camp: Good time for almost everyone?
Now Showing: "Blackhat" from Michael Mann, action painter
THRIVE Washington wants to give our kids a good start in life
Guest Opinion: WSU should drive smarter Palouse water actions
Like "Rashomon", Olympia's budget truth depends on whom you ask
Editor in chief Mary Bruno leaving Crosscut
Survival of the richest: priced out of Seattle
Book City: Seattle's unlikely developer-bookstore owner Ron Sher
The Weekend List, Festival Edition: NW Folklife, Black Box 2.0, Sasquatch! - and Bettye LaVette at Jazz Alley
Council hesitates about costs of promised low-income car tab rebate
Puget Sound drivers: What will make you get out of your car?
Will the Legislature strike back at teacher walkouts?
Teachers say 'all of the above' to funding, smaller classes and fewer tests
Forterra gets comfortable with cities and small towns alike
The big Washington dodge on Obamacare's prevention provision
Superdrought of 2015: Three things Washington must consider
Pot money adds to haze around budget deal
Bertha's tunneling likely delayed past August
March at Terminal 5 stays festive
The singular Maiah Manser on the viola, Kurt Cobain and staying true to her art
Guest Opinion: Transportation spending plan is backward
Seattle elections: A whole new era
What motivates the paddle in Seattle protests
With snow disappearing, state steps up drought preparations
The brave new world of Seattle city council districts
The paddle in Seattle live blog
Dinner and a movie: Culinary Cinema at SIFF
Gulf oil disaster film: The last word belongs to ...?
GOP senators fear Kelley will game pension system
City Superhero: Amanda Manitach, artist, writer, live wire
The man (and magic) behind Seattle's 2015 film festival
Low snowpack pushes search for changes
The Weekend List: "Little Bee" at Book-It. Fly Moon Royalty at Neumos. Pierogi Fest!
Democrats revise their capital gains tax idea
State legislators to get 11 percent in pay hikes
Uber Seattle systems crash has its drivers uneasy
Why Seattle should root for Tukwila's arena
City and Port politics maintain collision course over Shell
A move in Olympia to impeach Troy Kelley
UW regents rethinking coal investments
Save the date (Oct. 29) for Crosscut's 2015 Courage Awards
Guest Opinion: The sorry, stagnant state of local and national politics
First the Olympics, then Seattle Transportation: Meet Nicole Freedman
House Democrats put new wheels on Inslee carbon tax
Video: Highlights from Civic Cocktail's evening on SIFF and Civic Tech
Viral Video: Parodying Amazon's "Life in Seattle"
Smartypants guide to the Global Struggle for LGBTQ Equality
Guest Opinion: Seattle and Alaska in another sibling fight
Why everywhere is “The next South Lake Union"
Pacific trade deal shows Democratic divisions on economy
In the who-broke-Bertha contest, score one for STP
Judge halts effort to recall state auditor
A new plan for a carbon tax
Now Showing: Mountain air does little to lift film's heaviness
Guest Opinion: State needs to push for halibut protection
Saving seeds: It's about a lot more than tradition
Democrats push for state voting rights law
The Weekend List: Plays, beer and music in abundance
Council leader knocks May 1 police tactics
Massive transportation levy grows bigger
Inslee sees little budget progress, still hopes for carbon tax
Mount Rainier hit by parks' graffiti scourge
Guest Opinion: Real police reform may require new ways of looking at results
Treasurer's funding idea: Something there?
Grizzly bear decisions coming in 2017
New York City: Inspiration for a quicker, smarter Seattle?
With an eye on labor, council goes green
Seattle Interagency students on dying young, adversity and the “at-risk” label
Heart of Little Saigon prepares for a makeover
GiveBig day: Today's gifts to Crosscut are matched
Big change for forests, animals east of Snoqualmie
Landmark mansion is demolished, quietly
3 Seattle students compete in national August Wilson monologue contest
Kids and the American dream denied. A conversation with author Robert Putnam
Viral Video: "About a Son" peers into Kurt Cobain's troubled soul
Is Ballard the next South Lake Union?
Should Kshama Sawant apologize to colleague?
A tale of two May Days: peaceful demonstrations followed by scenes of chaos.
Bowing to backlash, Taylor Shellfish decides against using pesticide
Status of debate on education spending: 4 bills and a ticking clock.