Gene Balk, the “FYI Guy” at the Seattle Times analyzed Census data from 2010 to 2018 which shows a big change in how people in our area get to work.
More info on Seattle sees biggest drop of solo-commuters across the country
Coronavirus daily news updates, March 3: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world
We’re updating this page with the latest news about the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific Northwest and the world, including stats about the spread of the coronavirus ...
Seattle-area bowling alleys cautiously reopen under COVID-19 guidelines; take a look inside
As the coronavirus vaccine rollout continues to truck along, Washington state’s bowling alleys have reopened for business. They’ve enhanced cleaning and safety measures, and people are starting to ...
Your Guide to a Great Northern Road Trip
The Great Northern Road Trip starts in Seattle, a dazzling city permeated by equal parts culture and nature. The State Hotel is the ideal Seattle home base. Located across from the world’s ...
Rents in Seattle are on the rise after dropping drastically throughout the COVID-19 pandemic
Seattle still took the third spot on the list of cities that saw the largest year over year rent ... significant impact on the rental market across the country. "Since the start of the COVID ...
US coal exports drop 7% YOY in Q4’20; China emerges among top importers
U.S. coal shipments to some of the country’s top importers increased significantly ... Shipments from terminals in New Orleans and Seattle decreased by 35.6% and 32.7%, respectively, year ...
Covid-19: Big Storms Mean Big Vaccine Delays as Bad Weather Wallops the U.S.
The global vaccination drive is about to get a big boost. As Israel reopens ... the delivery of hundreds of thousands of doses across the country. Earlier this week, the Centers for Disease ...
Rents Soar in Smaller, More Affordable U.S. Cities
The median rent across the ... while Seattle logged an 8.9% drop to $1,709. The U.S. median rent is calculated by averaging the median rent of the country’s 50 largest metro areas.
Seattle rents declined for months amid the coronavirus pandemic. Now, they're starting to stabilize
Overall, Seattle ranked third for having the largest year ... rent prices in the country -- saw rents drop by a greater percentage. But those cities, too, are starting to see some stabilization.
The 5 Biggest U.S. Infrastructure Projects, Plus 5 at Risk
From Washington, D.C., to California, read about the five biggest ... see better service and lower fares.” 4. Crescent Corridor Expansion The existing system for moving most goods across the ...
Protests ‘like the world’s never seen.’ What comes next in Seattle?
In Seattle and elsewhere ... I’d rather see that funding go elsewhere,” says Erica Sanchez, right. “Across the entire country, the way things are happening isn’t right.