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With teachers strike ended, Seattle schools to reopen Thursday

Sep 16 2015

SEATTLE A week-long teachers strike in Seattle has ended, but schools remained closed on Wednesday for a day of classroom preparation before some 53,000 students were slated to return from an extended summer vacation on Thursday.

Seattle teachers, school district reach agreement to end strike

Sep 15 2015

SEATTLE Striking teachers and the Seattle public school district reached a tentative agreement on Tuesday to end a nearly week-long walkout that has idled the city's 53,000 students during the first days of the school year.

Seattle school strike talks reach 'tentative agreement'

Sep 15 2015

SEATTLE Striking teachers and the Seattle public school district reached a tentative agreement on Tuesday to end a nearly week-long walkout that has idled the city's 53,000 students, both sides in the labor dispute said.

Teachers' strike to keep Seattle schools closed Tuesday

Sep 14 2015

SEATTLE Seattle's 53,000 public school students will be idled for a fifth day on Tuesday by a citywide teachers' strike after a marathon round of weekend contract talks between the union and school district failed to produce a settlement.

Seattle schools to be closed again on Monday in teachers strike

Sep 13 2015

SEATTLE Seattle's 53,000 public school students were put on notice that classes would be canceled for a fourth day on Monday due to the city's teachers strike as renewed contract talks between the union and school district stretched through the weekend.

Seattle schools closed for third day by teachers' strike

Sep 12 2015

SEATTLE Seattle public schools remained closed for a third day on Friday due to a teachers' strike that has idled 53,000 students and caused childcare headaches for working parents, with no word on whether stalled contract talks might resume over the weekend.

Seattle schools closed for third day by teachers' strike

Sep 11 2015

SEATTLE Seattle public schools were closed for a third day on Friday due to a teachers' strike that has idled 53,000 students and caused childcare headaches for working parents, with no word on whether stalled contract talks might resume over the weekend.

Largest wildfire in Washington state history claims 176 homes

Sep 01 2015

SEATTLE Crews battling the largest array of wildfires in Washington state history gained more ground against the flames on Tuesday, as property assessors reported the deadly conflagration had destroyed more than 170 homes and dozens of other structures.

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