Fremont’s Tableau sells to Salesforce in massive $15.7 billion deal

San Francisco-based Salesforce announced its $15.7 billion acquisition of Tableau this morning, promising to keep the company based in Seattle. Tableau’s primary offices are in Fremont. “With Tableau, Seattle will become our second headquarters of Salesforce,” said Marc Benioff, Salesforce co-founder and co-CEO. “It’s going to become our HQ2, if you will.” Benioff said Tableau […]

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Fatal house fire on NW 61st St.

Monday update: Fire investigators have ruled the fire’s cause as “undetermined” pending results from the medical examiner’s office. Updated 8:20 pm: After responding to a house fire in a residence on NW 61st St. near 28th Ave. NW, Seattle Fire says they discovered a fatality inside. Firefighters say they discovered the individual while searching the […]

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Ballard stocks up for the snow

Friday AM update: Several stores, including Ballard Market, have been restocking overnight and into this morning. But as you might expect, the lines are still long. Earlier: With the snow apocalypse upon us, Ballard is stocking up in the last remaining hours before the big event. Which, well, should be a big event, but you […]

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