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What's the story behind the story? PNW Explained takes on the curious and confounding questions behind the issues that shape our region.


July 1, 2019
How inequities inside and outside of the classroom affect educational outcomes...
June 10, 2019
The latest data show that while public school discipline rates have been...
A collage of Seattle schools
March 28, 2019
It's been 40 years since Seattle schools first tried — and failed — to...
November 27, 2018
Sound Transit believes it can expand without displacing residents. 
November 9, 2018
The stated aim was economic development. The result was racial discrimination.
October 23, 2018
Paul Allen passed away on Oct. 15, but his legacy lives on through...
September 11, 2018
A look at how Seattle decides to save or destroy a landmark.
August 15, 2018
We asked local architect Rick Mohler to deconstruct Seattle’s new apartment...


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