Seattle

Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 725,000 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area’s population stands at 3.87 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States.
  • Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Seattle
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    Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Seattle

    SEATTLE, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Serta Simmons Bedding, LLC ("SSB"), the largest manufacturer and distributor of mattresses in North America, has announced the opening of a new, larger plant in Seattle, Washington. The new plant comes as SSB nears its 100-year mark in Seattle next year. It is also the fourth facility to open as part of SSB's $100 million investment to expand its manufacturing footprint and support increased consumer demand.

  • Seahawks on hook to pay Tom Johnson after release to promote safety who didn’t play
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    Seahawks on hook to pay Tom Johnson after release to promote safety who didn’t play

    In August, Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll sung the praises of free agent signing Tom Johnson as he assimilated into Seattle’s defense. And yet, Seattle released him on Saturday and watched him decide to re-sign with the Minnesota Vikings for the rest of the season on Tuesday. “Because of what happened with the numbers, we [more]

  • What Team will be in the Central Division if Seattle gets a team?
    On the Forecheck

    What Team will be in the Central Division if Seattle gets a team?

    Everyone assumed for a long time that when teams 31 & 32 entered the NHL, one team would go into the Pacific and one would go into the Central, but now it looks like they are adding teams who geographically fit the Pacific. Do we think Seattle will be in the Central or will we see a realignment in the West? I suspect they will move Arizona to the Central. This geographically isn't bad and they are a team that might move soon anyway. That move might make them in a more Central location. What does everyone think?

  • The Seattle Times

    Seattle's leaders: Who's running city?

    I didn't vote for David Rolf, president of the Service Employees International Union Local 775, and I didn't vote for venture capitalist Nick Hanauer. I voted for Jenny Durkan. Mayor Durkan, please do your job. Jason P. Kudrna, Seattle

  • Carroll: Wilson trying too hard during Seahawks' 0-2 start
    The Associated Press

    Carroll: Wilson trying too hard during Seahawks' 0-2 start

    Pete Carroll believes Russell Wilson is trying too hard to create opportunities during Seattle's winless start and in the process is making the kinds of fourth-quarter mistakes that have largely been absent during his career. ''I'm finding Russ over-trying a little bit,'' Carroll said during his radio show on KIRO-AM in Seattle on Tuesday, a day after the Seahawks dropped to 0-2 with a 24-17 loss at Chicago. With a chance to lead a potential late comeback against the Bears, Wilson threw an interception that was returned for a touchdown.