While several restaurants were open on Alki Beach on Wednesday, Duke’s Seafood was closed by the health department because of a coronavirus outbreak among staff. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
While several restaurants were open on Alki Beach on Wednesday, Duke's Seafood was closed by the health department because of a coronavirus outbreak among staff. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Food & Drink

Health department shuts down Duke’s Seafood on Alki Beach after coronavirus outbreak

Duke's Seafood on Alki Beach has been shut down by the county health department after an outbreak of COVID-19 among employees, and for violations of the state's coronavirus reopening guidelines.

Local Politics

Seattle City Council pressed to defund police, move 911 response dispatchers out of department

Decriminalize Seattle representative Angelica Chazaro speaking to the Seattle City Council’s budget committee about defunding the Police Department on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.
Bill Christeson holds up a sign that reads “Follow the Money” outside the Supreme Court, Thursday, July 9, 2020, in Washington. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Manhattan district attorney can obtain Trump tax returns while not allowing Congress to get Trump tax and financial records, for now, returning the case to lower courts. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) DCAH123 DCAH123

No peeking, voters: Court keeps Trump taxes private for now  VIEW Updated

Summer Taylor’s mother Dalia Taylor, father Matt Taylor and brother Luke Taylor talk to the press in Seattle Wednesday, July 8, 2020. 
(Editor’s note Summer Taylor uses they/them pronouns) 214451

As driver is charged in Summer Taylor’s death, family remembers activist’s dedication to justice

First week in July was Seattle’s coolest since 2002, and weekend could include more rain

Former Husky football coach Chris Petersen to take on leadership role with UW’s Foster School of Business Updated

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