Police say a body of a woman was discovered along the Burke-Gilman trail in Wallingford early this morning. Detectives say she died of a gunshot wound. The woman, believed to be in her twenties, was found along the stretch of trail at North Northlake Way and Eastern Avenue North. Seattle Police say they “do not […]
It was some of the heaviest rain we’ve seen in Seattle. Driving down 65th from Phinney Ridge into Ballard, we shot some video: Water covered the street in front of businesses along 65th, at the bottom of the Ridge, and small rivers poured down residential streets. Have flooding photos? Send ’em to tips[at]myballard.com.
Thunderstorms barreled through Seattle Friday night, sending pets scurrying and waking up many residents in Ballard and beyond. “I jumped straight out of bed while the kitties dashed under the bed!” exclaimed Cate in the forum. Perhaps the most amazing photo was this one of lightning over the Space Needle, snapped by talented photographer Anthony […]
Updated, 9:15 p.m.: All 156 passengers on board a Victoria Clipper whale watching boat are now safe after an engine fire diverted the boat to Shilshole Marina this evening just after 7 p.m. Kyle Moore from Seattle Fire says the fire started in an engine compartment, after which crews quickly sealed the compartment and used […]
We heard quite a ruckus in our backyard, and we walked out the door just in time to see a murder of crows (correct term) in full, noisy pursuit of a bald eagle. At least in our neighborhood, the crows have been ruthless lately.