Summer Taylor’s mother, Dalia Taylor, father Matt Taylor and brother Luke Taylor speak during a news conference Wednesday. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
Summer Taylor’s mother, Dalia Taylor, father Matt Taylor and brother Luke Taylor speak during a news conference Wednesday. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
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As driver is charged in Summer Taylor’s death, family remembers activist’s dedication to justice

As prosecutors were drafting charging documents against the driver Wednesday, Summer Taylor's family described Summer’s childhood in Seattle, Summer’s veterinary career ambitions and a deep commitment to justice and the Black Lives Matter movement. Updated

Summer Taylor’s mother, Dalia Taylor, father Matt Taylor and brother Luke Taylor speak during a news conference Wednesday. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
Summer Taylor’s mother, Dalia Taylor, father Matt Taylor and brother Luke Taylor speak during a news conference Wednesday. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
Local News

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

As prosecutors were drafting charging documents against the driver Wednesday, Summer Taylor's family described Summer’s childhood in Seattle, Summer’s veterinary career ambitions and a deep commitment to justice and the Black Lives Matter movement. Updated

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Washington State Fair canceled due to coronavirus concerns Updated

Rides at the Puyallup Fair glow as the sun goes down Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. This year’s Puyallup Fair will come to an end on Sunday, as well as its name. The Puyallup Fair was originally called the Valley Fair and in 1913 it switched to the Western Washington Fair and in 1976 became the Puyallup Fair. The fair draws more than a million visitors over a 17-day run. Next year it will be receiving a new name, the Washington State Fair, a change designed to reflect the bigness of the event and avoid a word that trips up many newcomers.

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Sur La Table files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will close nearly half its stores Updated

Mariners coronavirus testing: Three positives and lots of speculation, but Jerry Dipoto is encouraged Updated

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