Andrew Cooper with his mother Julia after winning the 3,200-meter race in 2016. (Greg Farrar / The Issaquah Press)
Andrew Cooper with his mother Julia after winning the 3,200-meter race in 2016. (Greg Farrar / The Issaquah Press)
Larry Stone

Cal runner and Seattle-area native opens up about organizing Pac-12 Unity Movement, players' demands

Andrew Cooper, a standout distance runner at Liberty High in Renton, helped organize the Pac-12 Unity Movement with two fellow Cal athletes. He believes the players' demands are inextricably linked — and there's a lot he wants people to understand about them.

International Trade

‘They’d just given up’ — an inside look at seafarers trapped aboard ships amid COVID-19 restrictions

Bellatrix container ship, registered in Liberia, parked outside grain factory in Tacoma last week.
Washington Redskins cornerback Quinton Dunbar (23) runs during the second half at an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Quinton Dunbar to be taken off NFL exempt list and able to rejoin Seahawks, following dropped charges

A lap swimmer at Madison Park Beach  splits a flock of Canada geese who pay him no mind.  Seattle Parks & Recreation is now staffing four beaches with lifeguards—Madison, Magnuson, Pritchard, and West Green Lake beaches have lifeguards from noon to 7 p.m., Monday-Friday and from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the weekend.   Lap swimming at Madison Park is in the area between the close-to-shore roped area and the buoy line beyond it.
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Lifeguards return to four of Seattle’s nine beaches.  Madison Park Beach.

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Eleven kids in Washington have been diagnosed with rare coronavirus syndrome

Washington state Supreme Court rules against schools chief in lawsuit challenging election voter guide statement

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